Welcome to Year 5. This term we will be diving into history and learning all about the Anglo-Saxons and the Vikings. Our class book is called Viking Boy and I know you are going to enjoy Gunnar’s journey to Valhalla!
· Character study
· Letter writing
· Newspaper reports
· Comic strips
· Expanded noun phrases, Noun and verb identification, tenses, co-ordinating conjunctions, preposition, adverbs and adverbials, prefixes and suffixes
· Weekly spellings
· Number – place value
· Addition and subtraction
· Line graphs and timetables
· Anglo- Saxons and Vikings
Homework – Weekly
· Times Table Rockstars
· Spelling Shed
· One other piece of homework linked to class based learning
Reading records and reading books should be in school every day. Children should read five times at home per week and three of these times must be with an adult. Reading records will be checked on a Monday.
PE days are Mondays and Thursdays. We will be swimming for 10 weeks beginning Thursday 14th September.
Homework will be set through Learning with Parents every Friday. Please spend time completing the activities as they link closely with the learning that has taken place during the week. TTRocks and Spelling Shed must be used throughout the week and will be monitored.