Autumn Term 2021
Our P.E. day will be on a Tuesday so please ensure that you have your kit in school.
This term we are learning about:
English: Our guided reading text is Cloud Busting by Malorie Blackman.
We will be writing persuasive texts and explanations.
Maths: Fractions +, -, dividing, converting to decimals and word problems. Area and perimeter.
Science: Forces; gravity, air and water resistance and investigations.
History: The Early British Empire; Global trade, the Mughal Empire and East India Company, the Seven Year War and what motivated Britain to want an Empire.
Geography: Mountains; The Alps, the High Peaks of the Himalayas, American Mountains and African Mountains.
Art: Islamic art and architecture, The Alhambra, The Taj Mahal and the influence of Islamic art.
Music: Learning to play the recorder.
PSHE: Citizenship - working together
DT: Food - Bread making
If you need to contact me please email Year5@st-john-pri.cambs.sch.uk