Harworth Church of England Academy - Class 5

Harworth Church of England Academy

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Belton House Trip 20.03.19

Year 5 - Welcome to the first half of Summer term!

Please can I remind parents that the children are swimming every Thursday. No earrings or baggy shorts.

 

Weekly tests:

Tuesday: Times tables / division / mixed - (your child will know which group they are in).

Friday: Spelling test.

 

Below are the topics we will be doing during the first half of this Summer term

Writing: - argument/debate, newspaper report writing, writing a poem based on 'The Hobbit', Poem: The Island by Stanley Cook.

 

Reading - The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien.

 

Maths:

  • Measures - Estimating and measuring volume, and converting between different units of measure.
  • Statistics - Solve comparison , addition difference problems using line graphs.
  • Place value - write, order and compare numbers to one million.
  • Fractions - compare and order fractions whose denominators are all multiples of the same number.
  • Measures - Time - solve problems involving converting between units of time

 

Science: Circle of life:

  • Understand the life processes of reproduction in plants
  • Describe and present different animal life cycles.

 

Computing - Blogging online

 

R.E. - Beliefs and actions in the world:

  • Explore how different religions teach about how we can live together.
  • Discover how the teaching and practice of different religions about caring for the Earth and creatures
  • Apply ideas about justice and fairness to the work of religious charities around the world.
  • Examine why religious groups decide to help people who have had a natural disaster or other recent news event.  

P.E. - Swimming.

 

Music - Tenor Horn.

 

Geography -

  • Time zones
  • Natural disasters - why and where -Volcanoes/earthquakes

 

History - Anglo Saxons- why did they settle for Britain? - 

  • Where they came from.
  • How they spread Christianity.
  • Researching 'Sutton Hoo'
  • Looking at artefacts to explore what they wore.
  • Design an Anglo Saxon house. 

 

D.T. - Plan an Anglo Saxon model village.

 

Art - Andy Goldsworthy.

 

French - nouns, verbs, simple poem.

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Learning Zone:

Maths
http://mathszone.co.uk/
http://uk.mathletics.com/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/maths/
https://nrich.maths.org/primary


General games for all areas of learning
http://www.primarygames.com/
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/
http://www.ictgames.com/
http://uk-en.superbook.cbn.com/