Welcome to Spring in Year 5.
This term we will have two topics, forst we will be learning about “Vikings”, where they came from, who they were and their impact on England. Then we will be learning all about “Rainforests” thinking about the different types of rainforests, the animals that live there and climate biomes.
In English we will be continuing to read a range of texts and writing in different styles, writing persuasive letters, Non-Chronological reports and narrative pieces as well as building on our SPAG knowledge.
In Maths, we will be developing our knowledge of multiplication and division, learning more about fractions and how we calculate with them, before moving on to decimals and percentages.
In our science lessons we will be learning about the properties of materials.
In RE we will be learning about Tawhid, and how Allah is at the centre of everything Muslims believe and do.
We also be thinking about salvation and the events leading up to Easter in the bible.
PE IS ON THURSDAYS we will be swimming—Don’t forget your towel!