Welcome to Year 5's class page. Mrs Walsh, Mrs Drinkwater, Mrs Pendleton and Miss Acton are the adults working in Year 5 this year.
On this page, you will find lots of helpful hints and tips to work through during Year 5.
It is important to read at home every day and read a wide range of books.
Don't forget to quiz on your books after you have read them to improve your word count!
Don't forget to use I am Learning to check for Homework and to improve your learning.
In Year 5 during Autumn 1, we are learning all about Brazil! We will be locating Brazil on a map and identifying many of its human and physical features. We will be challenging ourselves to explain how a place may change in the future and how humans have improved the damaged the environment. We will be learning about the different land uses and geographical features across Brazil.
Check out our Knowledge Organiser for a brief introduction of what we will be covering during our Brazil topic!
In Year 5 during Autumn 2, we will be learning all about Ancient Egypt! We will be making and designing our own pyramids, learning about how to build a pyramid and why the River Nile was important for Egyptians. We will be learning about the Ancient Egyptian Gods and Goddesses and learning all about the mummification process.
Check out our Knowledge Organiser for a brief introduction of what we will be covering.
Check out some pictures of our Ancient Egyptian WOW - we built pyramids out of spaghetti and marshmallows, and we mummified each other using toilet roll!
World War II
In Year 5 during Spring 1, we are learning all about World War 2! We will learn about how World War 2 started, the allies (friends) and the axis (enemies) and the life of an evacuee. We will be writing letters and diaries as an evacuee and learning about how people would protect themselves using air raid shelters. Our WOW will be a trip to the air raid shelters in Stockport.
Check out our Knowledge Organiser for a brief introduction of what we will be covering during our World War 2 topic.