Birch (Year 5) Learning Area

 

The class teacher is:  Mr White

Here you will find useful and important information that is relevant to your child's learning throughout the year such as their 'learning journeys', end of year expectations and spellings etc. There will also be letters for parents.  

 

Learning Journeys 2018-19‚Äč

1st Half Term

 2nd Half Term

Autumn

Could you survive .. like Bear Grylls?

Why should gunpowder, treason and plot never be forgotten?

 

Spring 

 

How did the Shang Dynasty Fall?

What is so great about the great outdoors?

 

Summer

 

 

Recommended Reads:

  • Gold of the Gods - Bear Grylls
  • Kensuke’s Kingdom - Michael Morpurgo
  • Wonder - R.J. Palacio
  • The Firework Maker’s Daughter - PhilipPullman
  • You Wait till I'm Older Than You - Michael Rosen (Poetry)
  • The Hobbit - J R R Tolkein

 

End of Year Expectations (reading, writing and mathematics):

 Year 5 expectations 

  

Spellings

Year 5 commencing Friday 1st March 2019 

Year 5 & 6 - Glossary of words used in spelling, grammar and punctuation