Year 5 classes
We use Class Dojo regularly to update parents about what their children have been doing. It's free to sign up! Parents should have received a sign-up code from their children's class teacher which is needed when logging in. Click on the link below to go to the Class Dojo homepage.
Yearly Curriculum Plan
Click on the image below to see the plan for curriculum coverage for the whole year.
Year 5/6 National Curriculum word list
Autumn half term 1 (opens in a new window)
Autumn half term 2 (opens in a new window)
Spring half term 2 (opens in a new window)
Are you looking for a new book to read? Why not try one of these?
Links to Useful Websites
All of the links below have been chosen by our teachers because they may help you with your homework.
|Game Goo||Spelling with the Spellits||Myths and Legends|
|Game Goo is a great place to find Literacy games. Can you find the antonyms and synonyms games?||The BBC Spellits website is a great place to practise your spellings. Use the handy hints to improve.||
Find out about myths and legends from different cultures here. You could even create your own myth using the Myth Creator.
|Spelling City is a fantastic site where you can practise spellings and improve vocabulary.|
|nrich is a Maths site full of puzzles suitable for children in Years 5 and 6. Check them out here.||Here's the link to Sumdog. Who will get the most points?||Click on the Numeracy links on the left hand side of the page in Family Learning to see links to loads of great Numeracy games.|
|Mathsticks is a useful site for examples of problems to solve.|
|Children's University||Engineering Interact||BBC Terrific Scientific|
|This site contains lots of fun facts and articles about all areas of science that we study in school (made by the University of Manchester).||This site contains games, animations and quizzes to do with all sorts of scientific topics (made by the University of Cambridge).||Click here to go to the Terrific Scientific website to find out how the results of our experiments compare to other schools around the country.|
|BBC Bitesize video||Illustrated Materials Database||Mission Materials|
|How do you test the properties of materials? Watch this video for some clues.||This illustrated database gives you loads of information about a variety of materials.||In this game, you have to find the correct material for the task. Have a go!|
|Urenco - Learn with Richie|
|Here is the Urenco website for Key Stage 2 children. Find out facts, play games or read news about engineering.|
|Butterfly Life Cycle||Ladybird Life Cycle||Salamander Life Cycle|
|The Butterfly Life Cycle||The Ladybird Life Cycle||Find out about the salamander here.|
|Frog Life Cycle||Grasshopper Life Cycle|
|Find out about the life cycle of a frog here.|
|Blists Hill||BBC Victorians|
|Here's the website of Blists Hill, the Victorian town we visit.||The BBC Victorians website is full of information and games about the Victorians. Why not see what you can find out?|
|Think U Know|
|Visit the Cybercafe and learn about how to stay safe online here.||