Year 5 - Autumn Term I 2017
Published On 06/09/2017
 
Maths
 
 
Number and Place Value
Mental and written addition and subtraction
Fractions, decimals and percentages
Mental multiplication and division
12 & 24 hour times
Time durations
Divisibility
Multiples and Factors
Fractions
 
English
 
 
 
Literacy and Language – Myths – Pandora’s Box.
 Writing part of a myth focussing on description and joining sentences using cohesive devices.
Writing on the theme of ‘Earth and Beyond’ –Including instructions.
Report on the first moon landing.
Grammar– Revision of nouns, verbs, adverbs, adjectives.
Punctuating speech.
 
Learning Challenge
(Science focus)
 
 
What do we know about space? – Solar System. Earth moon and sun orbits. Day and night. Moon phases. Stars. Mars and planetary exploration. Rockets, satellites, telescopes. Visit to Jodrell Bank. Light.
 
Rocket building. Space art. Building moon buggies from Knex.
 
Copernicus and Galileo and the early astrologers. History of Space exploration.  Independent research of planets using book creator on ipads to display results.
French
French café – ordering food & drinks. Designing a menu. 
 
 
 
Music
 
 
 
Using your voice: investigating the possibilities of the human voice, rap and beat boxing, vocal composition on a theme of 'Going into space'.
ICT
 
 
Touch Typing
E-Safety
Word Processing
Powerpoint
 
PE
 
 
 
Gymnastics balance and movement
 
Games
 
 
 
Netball/Hockey
Football/Rugby/Hockey
 
RE
 
 
 
Islam Allah, Mohammad, Mosque, Qur’an, The five Pillars of Islam