Autumn Terms starts on Wednesday 5th September.
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Year 5

Welcome to Year 5!


Emerald: Miss Davis, Miss Dhaliwal and Mrs Gunn (TA)

Sienna: Miss Eynon, Mr Horne (TA) and Ms Phillips (TA)

Crimson: Mrs Papalia and Mrs Nazimi (TA)


Year 5 is such a wonderful year!

We make all learning fun and ensure that all children try their best to achieve their targets.

What are we learning this term (SUMMER)?


English: We will be writing a: balanced argument, story, myths and legends based on the following books: 'The Great Kapok Tree', 'Way Home', and a range of 'Myths and Legends'.


Maths: We will be learning about shapes, graphs, volume, angles and applying these all to problems.


Science: We will be learning about Living things and their habitats and Animals including humans.


Topic: We will be learning about the Rainforest and Ancient Greece.


ART & DT: We will be learning about food around the world and making some of these.


RE: We will be learning about the creation stories and the ultimate questions they raise.


ICT: We will be making 3D models using Purple Mash.


More Information...


To find out more information about each of these areas and the other subjects we are covering this term, please look at the PDF file below. You will also find an overview of the year, which includes all the topic areas.

Year 5 Overview for the year and Autumn Term Overview:

Spring Term Overview:

Summer Term Overview:

Help your child read at home



Please ensure all English and Maths homework is handed in on Monday. Homework is handed out on Thursdays. Homework is an important part of learning, it should be taken seriously and completed to a high standard. Spellings will also be handed out on a Thursday and there will be a test the following week.


Topic homework is handed out every half term  and expected to be returned on the first day back. This will alternate between Science, History and Geography.


Children must read daily, have their reading records signed by an adult at least 3 times a week and should be in school on Friday for a teacher to check.



All children need to wear appropriate PE uniform and have it in school at all times:

  • Purple shirt

  • Black shorts/leggings/tracksuit bottoms

  • Trainers/plimsolls

Wonderful Learning:


If you have any learning that you would like to add to this page, please let your teacher know.