Year 5

Ms V Travis
Ms V Travis
Geography and History Lead
Mrs A Killick
Mrs A Killick
Music Leader
Mrs K Smith
Teaching Assistant
Mrs K Smith
Speech and Language

Year 5 Curriculum Projects

Year 5 Project - Alchemy Island

Memorable Experience - Chief Alchemist's riddle

Innovate Challenge - Game soundtrack

Computing - Photography; Debugging programs; Gaming

Design and Technology - Electrical circuits; Designing a board game

Geography - Map reading; Using coordinates; Human and physical features

ScienceProperties and changes of materials; Working scientifically

Science Investigations - Can you clean dirty water? Do all solids dissolve? Will it erupt? Which materials conduct heat?

Year 5 Key Information



In Year 5 PE lessons are timetabled for Tuesday and Friday every week. 

Spelling Tests will take place every Thursday


Next week we will be; 

  • Starting a new narrative unit linked to journeys and magical portals



Next week we will be; 

  • Reading & interpreting line graphs
  • Drawing line graphs
  • Solving problems with line graphs


Additional information 

Enjoy the half term break.  We look forward to seeing you back in school on Monday 2nd November.


We have reached the end of our Pharaohs topic.  This week, we spent time editing our Egyptian tomb stories, reading one another's stories and evaluating the techniques used in our writing.

This week's homework is;

  • read for at least 10 minutes everyday and record in your reading record.
  • learn your spellings for the test on Thursday