Curriculum & Class Info - Class 5

A copy of the Welcome letter is available here.

Below is the PowerPoint presentation for the residential to Llandudno.

Spring Term

 

The Maya Civilization

This term our topic work is focused on the Maya Civilization. We will look at;

  • Where and when the Maya people lived
  • The Hero Twins
  • Maya farming techniques - including cocoa
  • Maya writing
  • Maya maths and the long count calendar.

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Maya Map
Maya Map
Chichen Itza
Chichen Itza

Languages

French with Madame Potts from Brine Leas on a Tuesday and Thursday

Spanish with Mrs Welsh on a Monday

 

Indoor P.E is going to be on a Tuesday afternoon (Maya Dance to Feb Half Term, Gymnastics from Feb Half Term to Easter)

 

Outdoor P.E is going to be on a Friday Afternoon (Netball)

Stapeley mile on a Friday morning.

 

Homework will be given out on a Friday and needs to be back in school, completed, by the following Wednesday.

 

Numeracy
Continue to follow the numeracy curriculum.
Science
Changing Materials - Solubility and filtering
Art
Clay work - Maya birthday Gylphs
ICT
Programming
Music (With Mrs West) 
Percussion

Autumn Term

 

 

The Victorians

 

Our topic work for this term focus on the Victorians. I particular:

  • child labour;
  • railways;
  • the Empire;
  • Victoria's family tree;
  • schools; and
  • William Morris art.

Numeracy

Continue to follow the numeracy curriculum.

Science

Forces

Materials

Art

William Morris art

ICT

Power point, Excel data scrutiny

Music (With Mrs West) 

Samba percussion.

 R.E

Forgiveness.

Literacy

Literacy units are to include:

  • biographies and auto biographies;
  • persuasive writing;
  • classic poetry;
  • instructions and explanations; and
  • classic fiction.

Spelling investigations. 

Languages

French with Madame Potts from Brine Leas

Spanish with Mrs Welsh

 

Indoor P.E is going to be on a Tuesday afternoon.

 

Outdoor P.E is going to be on a Friday Afternoon 

Stapeley mile on a Friday morning.

 

Homework will be given out on a Friday and needs to be back in school, completed, by the following Wednesday.