Welcome to Year 5
Mr Emmerson, Miss Deakin are our teaching assistants who work with both class six and class five.
In Autumn, our first topic of the year was Ancient Egypt.
Over the summer, we researched an area that interested us and presented our findings in different ways. We presented to our class during our first week back at school to begin our topic learning.
Our topic this half term is 'teeth and eating' where we will learn about the journey of our food through our digestive system, beginning in our mouths. Look at our Learning overview for this half-term.
Spring 1 and 2
Our topic this half term is 'London' Why is London the place to be? We will learn about London's landscape and how it has changed over time. We will be studying Banksy's art and reading the book, The London Eye Mystery.
This half term we are studying the Roman Empire -
During this topic, we will focus on The Roman Empire. We will place looking at Roman chronology of invasions, focussing on the invasion of Britain. Comparing Roman buildings (houses) and houses in Britain (Celts) The influence of the Roman Empire. We will be focussing on what life was like as a Roman soldier in a Roman legion, we will practise battle positions and learn about the revolt of Boudicca.
We are linking our English, diary writing, to our topic and reading a diary of a Roman slave.
We will complete Art and DT projects linked to the Romans – mosaics, shields, catapults.
Remember to visit the Rock Arena to better our Class Band's score on Times tables Rockstars!
Keep it up times tables rockstars!
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