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Summer Term 2022

Learning in Year 5

Maths and English are taught every morning and weekly spellings are taught ready for a test on Friday. Reading is key to your child's learning and opportunities are given for all types of reading including independent, guided and whole class. 


Maths: Fractions 

English: Descriptive Writing and Non-chronological Report 

History/Geography : History focus - Journeys

Science: Forces 

Computing: Concept Maps

PE: Swimming, Athletics and Rounders

RE: Can charity change the world? Why does faith make a difference?

PSHE: Relationships 

Spanish: Las formas - shapes

Art: Bodies

Music: Dancing in the street


Key information

P.E. - P.E. is on Tuesday and Friday afternoons. Please make sure your child has a named  P.E. kit in school. Swimming is on Friday morning - please make sure your child brings their swimming kit.


Reading - Your child now has a reading pack with a book. It is important that your child reads as often as possible at home and brings their reading pack to school every day as we will have opportunities for your child to read throughout the day.


Times Table Rock Stars -  We will be having our weekly battles with the rest of the Junior classes soon. Please make sure your child is learning their tables at home.


Spellings - Spellings are sent out weekly and our test is on a Friday.


Homework - Year 5 homework page (printed copies of the homework are available)


Your child's log in details should be in the front of their reading record. If you need them again please let us know.


Many thanks for the support that you are giving your child with Reading, Spelling, Times Table Rockstars and Purple Mash Homework .


If you have any questions you can speak to us at the end of the day or email us at


Mrs Claypole, Miss Chambers and Mrs Johnson

Our trip to Castleshaw working on map skills, orienteering and team building

As part of our DT topic, we made our own vegetable soup

Useful websites



Our current class book is...Cosmic by Frank Cottrell-Boyce

For home learning please visit Year 5's Home Learning Page.