Year 5


Mrs Browne


Mrs Leighton


Mrs Lewis


Mrs Bickmore


Mrs Bell


Mrs Brill


Mrs Brown



Termly Curriculum Focus:

Our Topic this term is Ancient Greece


Place Value - Reading, writing, comparing, ordering and rounding numbers to 1 000 000

Addition and Subtraction - whole numbers with more than 4 digits, using inverse to check and rounding to estimate.

Statistics - reading, interpreting and drawing line graphs and tables.  Reading and understanding Timetables.

Multiplication and Division - multiples, factors, common factors, prime numbers, square numbers, cube numbers, inverse operations and multiply and divide by 10, 100 and 1000

Perimeter and Area - measure and calculate perimeter, find unknown lengths, area of rectangles and compound shapes and estimate and approximate area.




Writing to entertain: Stories with a focus on settings and character descriptions: Greek Myths with an initial focus on The Gorgon's Head: Perseus and Medussa

Writing to inform: Recounts and factual reports with a focus on the Olympics



Spelling homework will be on Spelling Shed Thursdays and it is to be returned on Mondays.

Maths homework will be sent out on a Monday to be returned on a Thursday. Children should also regularly be practising their times tables.

Learning Logs will be sent out on a Monday and the children will have two weeks to complete them.


PE Days:

Tuesday and Thursday (Week 1)

Monday and Thursday (Week 2)

We would like all children to have their PE kit in school all week.

Library Days: 5B Monday, 5K Wednesday  To access Reading Cloud, click here.       

Other Days: 

Watts Gallery Trip
Thursday 10th October

Parents Evenings
Thursday 17th October
Tuesday 22nd October
Thursday 24th October

Greek Day
Monday 18th November

Pizza Express Trip
5K Thursday 30th January
5B Tuesday 25th February

Winchester Science Centre
Monday 20th January

Year 5 Production
Wednesday 12th February
Thursday 13th February

Chichester CYE Residential visit
5B: 11th May -13th May
5K: 13th May – 15th May

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