Braunstone Frith Primary School

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Year 5

Welcome to the Year 5 page!

Year 5 has three classes;

5B, 5N and 5C

 

Check back soon for some pictures of what the children have been up to!

The Curriculum for Autumn

Literacy

• Research and report writing on Tim Peake / Neil Armstrong
• The features of a news report.
• Persuasive writing
• Non-chronological reports, diary entries
• Fictional writing

Maths

• Numbers up to one million
• Addition and subtraction
• Multiplication and division, including word problems

Learning Challenge Curriculum

• Ancient Egypt
• The Anglo-Saxons
• World War II
• Brazil
• The rainforest

Science

• Space
• The structure of the Earth
• Understanding of our place in the universe (and how this has changed over time)

RE

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PSHCE

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Computing

• Basic Skills
• E-Safety
• CSS

PE

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Music

As part of the Music curriculum each child will get the opportunity to learn to play the steel pans.

French

Throughout the year the children will also be taught French by Madam Patterson, this is timetabled throughout the year

PE & Swimming

As well as the different PE skills taught throughout the year we have a specialist sports coach (Mr Whitmore) who comes in to take different year groups for PE.

Children must have a PE kit in school to change into, please make sure it is clearly labelled with your child’s name

Homework

Your child will be bringing home their homework every week. This needs to be completed and returned to school. Please support your child’s learning by completing and returning all given homework this includes reading bookstimes tables and spellings. 

Times Tables

Children are expected to have learned all of their times tables by Year 4.

Log on to TT Rockstars to help your child get faster.

You can also use this page made by our own Digital Leaders to check your knowledge of each set of times tables.