Curriculum Forcast
Summer (1) 2018

Year 5


This half term, the children will be learning to:


This half term, the children will be learning to:

The children will also be conducting weekly grammar lessons.  Each week will have a different focus which the children will be expected to show in their writing.


This half term our Topic is ‘The Ancient Greeks’




Could you ensure that your child reads every day, for at least 10 minutes and their reading record is signed at least once a week by an adult. Children should be reading Accelerated Reader books where they can take a short comprehension test in school once they have finished. Children will be required to practise their weekly spellings every night using ‘Look, Cover, Check’ and also practise their times tables every night.

Spelling homework will be handed out on a Thursday and is to be completed and returned to school on the following Thursday.  Maths homework is set weekly with challenges on Times Table Rockstars and should be completed at least once a week. We have a homework club running every lunch time, should the children wish to complete their work in the lunch hour.

We shall be doing PE outside throughout the year, therefore would you please provide warm jog bottoms, sweat tops and trainers. For indoor PE, your child will need navy shorts, a plain white top and plimsolls. Please could you make sure that everything is labelled with your child’s name. No earrings are allowed to be worn in school.


If you have any concerns relating to your child, please feel free to see the class teacher:     
Class 16 – Mr Webb, Class 17 – Mrs Argire/Miss Braithwaite, Class 18 – Mrs Neziri
Upper KS2 Phase Leader – Miss Maclean
KS2 Assistant Head Teacher – Miss Braithwaite