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Welcome to Year 5!

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You can find copies of our latest curriculum letter and knowledge organisers by clicking on the links above.

The Week Ahead

11th - 15th October
We will be reviewing our work on place value, and then moving on to multiplication and division.
In English, we will be editing and improving our stories.
In Science, we will be carrying out fair tests to find the most absorbent paper towels.
We will also be having a visit from Skegness Grazmmar School on Thursday afternoon to talk to the children about transition.
4th - 8th October
We will be completing our unit on addition and subtraction, in Maths.
In English we will be preparing our stories about Thor and his missing hammer from the point of view of his daughter.
In Science, we will be looking at the properties of materials and how to separate them.
In Topic we will be looking at how the city of Rome grew after its founding by Romulus and Remus.
27th September – 1st October
In Maths this week, we will be working on addition and subtraction:
Monday - Counting On to Add
Tuesday - Counting Backwards to Subtract
Wednesday - Adding within 1 000 000
Thursday - Adding and Subtracting within 1 000 000
Friday - Adding within 1 000 000
In English, we will be returning to reading and analysing myths.
In Science, we be investigating methods of separating materials including; filtering, sieving and evaporating.
In Topic, we will be looking at how the city of Rome was founded and how the Roman Empire grew prior to their attempted invasion of Britain.
19th – 24th September
In Maths this week, we will be rounding numbers and consolidating our work on place value.
In English, we will be learning how instructions are organised, identifying key features of instruction texts and considering the audience and purpose of instruction texts. We will be finishing the week by making a sweet treat – if our instructions are accurate!
In Science and in Topic, we will be continuing to learn the facts on our knowledge organisers (see the links above).

13th – 17th September

In Maths this week, we will be comparing numbers to 1 000 000, making number patterns, and rounding numbers.
In English, we will be writing stories based on the myths of Prometheus and Pandora we read last week.
In Science and in Topic, we will be continuing to learn the facts on our knowledge organisers.
On Monday, we will be doing gymnastics in the hall - so please ensure PE kits are in school. Kits may be needed on other days so should be in school all the time. We will be swimming again on Thursday morning.
In Art, we are working on shading using hatching and cross hatching.
In RE, we will be revising the key beliefs of Hinduism: Brahman, the Trimurti, samsara, atman, karma, moksha, and dharma.
Golden Leaf Winners
Golden Leaf Winners
10/09
5R Ava & Rudi 5S Oscar
17/09
5R Charlie  5S Broghan
24/09
5R Maja  5S Naomi
1/10
5R Chelsea  5S Harlow
8/10
 5R Soraya  5S Blaine

Top Dojo Winners
10/09
5R Jaimie 5S Naomi
17/09
5R Bella-Mai  5S Blake
24/09
5R Bella-Mai 5S Finlay W
1/10
5R Pati & Maja  5S Broghan
8/10
5R Sharni5S Broghan
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