This week’s Learning at a glance

This week’s Learning in Year 5 at a glance!

Year 5

Learning Link: The Terrible Tudors

This is going to be an exciting term! We are looking forward to welcoming you all back. We know that when you come back there will be gaps in your learning and things you are not quite sure about, and that is not going to be a problem at all. We are looking forward to helping you to fill those gaps, settle back into school and have a wonderful term. We have exciting learning across the curriculum and we cannot wait to share it with you.

Mrs Carney – mrscarney@st-thomas.surrey.sch.uk

Mrs Gordon – mrsgordon@st-thomas.surrey.sch.uk

Mrs Terry – mrsterry@st-thomas.surrey.sch.uk

Latest Curriculum Information Booklet: Autumn

Year Group reminders

Wear PE kit this Monday and Thursday. Shin pads and football boots on Thursday if attending football club.

RE

Ourselves topic – Colossians

English

Editing, guided write

SPAG

Revision of fronted adverbials

Maths

Ordering and rounding to a million, negative numbers and roman numerals

Science

Solid, liquid and gas – states of matter and how they can be changed

Art and DT

Completing a portrait/charcoal techniques

Computing

Using Flowol software to control traffic light simulations

French

Practising the sounds of the French alphabet

Geography or History

Tudor monarchs

Music

Walking to the beat, playing the name game, experimenting with volume using our thinking voice. Body percussion – feeling the heartbeat, composing our own body percussion patterns.

PE

To be able to describe when to use different forms of passing to beat defenders

PSHE

Completing a positive relationship cake recipe

Homework

Homework due this week:

Reading Monday

Grammar – Tuesday

Friday – spellings

Homework to be set this week:

Monday – reading to an adult and 4 questions

Friday – Spellings and grammar