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Elm Wood Primary School

Welcome to Year 5 Class 11

Class Teacher:  Mrs Jones

TAs:  Mrs Royle
        Mrs Graham

 

Scream Machine – Summer 2 

English

In our writing we will be writing diary entries from different characters in our new book. We will also be focusing heavily on different aspects of grammar, so that the children can correctly include these within their own writing.

We will be focusing our learning for this half term around Shakespeare’s Macbeth story.

 

Math

In our math lessons we will be continuing to look at the 4 different operations and practicing these weekly. We will also be looking at fractions, decimals and percentages. We are going to begin to focus more on the reasoning side of math with the children investigating different concepts to increase their understanding.

 

Science

In our science this half term we will be looking at forces. We will be carrying out investigations into the different forces around us.

 

Humanities

In our humanities lessons we will be looking at the history of our locality. We will be exploring how Middleton and Manchester have changed over time. We will also be exploring the different theme parks located across Europe.

 

Please can you ensure that your child has their PE kits in school.

Our DT lessons will be focusing on theme park rides.

Our French lessons will be focusing on the Olympics.

In our RSE lessons we will be looking at growing and changing.

In RE we will be looking at what Jesus was trying to teach us when he healed.

In Music we will be looking at fair ground music.