Year 5 will be reading the range of books listed below, which covers all the subjects in this year's curriculum:
The topics we will be covering this term are:
English - 'Medieval Knights in training' by Philip Ardagh and 'Cautionary verses' by Hiliare Belloc.
Maths - Power Maths. Addition, subtraction, rounding, place numbers to 100,000, value, inverse operations, division, multiplication.
Science - forces, gravity and friction.
History - middle ages and Anglo-Saxon life.
Geography - physical (global) geography. Human geography (local).
Technology - building castles, trebuchet investigation.
ICT - computer skills.
Art - Mona Lisa, Da Vinci, perspective.
Music - rhythm and song writing.
PE - cross country, fitness testing.
RE - Islam: pillars of Islam.
PHSE - teamwork.