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Year 5 Autumn 2018 Curriculum Topics

Theme: Mighty Maya

English

  • There's a Boy in the Girl's Bathroom
  • Character Description
  • Diary Writing
  • Letter Writing
  • Dreadful Menace
  • Reading - The Nowhere Emporium
  • Spelling patterns - handed out weekly

Mathematics

  • Place value
  • Reading,writing ordering and comparing numbers
  • Rounding
  • Positive and negative numbers
  • Roman Numerals
  • Addition and subtraction
  • Multiplication and Division
  • Perimeter and Area
  • Times Tables

Science

  • Space & the solar system
  • Facts about planets
  • Night sky and constellations
  • Day and night
  • Seasons
  • Phases of the moon
  • Animals including humans

Humanities

  • Mayan Civilisation
  • Characteristic features of non-European societies
  • Understand historical enquiry
  • How mountains are formed
  • Using an atlas
  • Map reading skills
  • Physical geography

Computing

  • Online Safety
  • Understanding computer networks

P.E., Expressive Arts and Design

  • Combat dance
  • Rhythm and beat
  • Real PE - Cognitive Skills
  • Real PE - Creative Skills
  • Mayan Masks
  • Using different media

R.E. and Social Education

  • Tolerance of different faiths and beliefs
  • Democracy