Year 5

Class Teachers

5P - Mr Palero
5L - Mr Lyne

5L - Monday and Tuesday
5P - Tuesday and Thursday

Book Bags can be changed by children as they require. It is an expectation that all children read at home as often as possible, and that their reading journals are up to date.

Swimming lessons are on Wednesday morning.
All children are expected to take part and to remember to bring in their swimming costume, hat and towel. They can also bring in goggles and flip-flops if they wish to.

Autumn Term - Intrepid Explorers

 

Curriculum Map - Autumn 2019

Stay SMART

Spellings

Summer - Week 5: Words with Long e sound spelt ei after c

  • deceive
  • conceive
  • receive
  • perceive
  • ceiling
  • conceit
  • deceit
  • receipt

Summer - Week 4: Use of Hyphen

  • co-ordinate
  • re-enter
  • co-operate
  • co-own
  • self-service
  • twenty-first
  • two-thirds
  • self-esteem
  • self-respect
  • easy-going

Summer - Week 3: Words ending in -able and -ible

  • referring
  • referred
  • preferring
  • preferred
  • transferring
  • transferred
  • reference
  • referee
  • preference
  • transference

Summer - Week 2: Words ending in -able and -ible

  • dependable
  • comfortable
  • reasonable
  • enjoyable
  • reliable
  • possible
  • horrible
  • terrible
  • visible
  • incredible

Summer - Week 1: Words ending in -able and -ible

  • adorable
  • available
  • applicable
  • audible
  • considerable
  • tolerable
  • changeable
  • noticeable
  • forcible
  • legible

Spring - Week 12: Words ending in -ent, -ence/-ency

  • agency
  • innocent
  • innocence
  • decent
  • frequent
  • frequency
  • confident
  • confidence

Spring - Week 11: Words ending in -ant, ance/-ancy

  • observant
  • observance
  • expectant
  • hesitant
  • hesitancy
  • torelance
  • tolerant
  • substance

Spring - Week 10: Endings which sound like ‘shul’ spelt –cial or -tial

  • official
  • special
  • artificial
  • partial
  • confidential
  • essential
  • initial
  • financial
  • commercial
  • provincial

Well done to Amina, Aaliyah, Tunjida, Justin and Riona in 5P. They achieved 10/10 on this difficult spelling test!

Spring - Week 9: Endings which sound like 'shus' spelt –cious or -tious

  • vicious
  • precious
  • conscious
  • delicious
  • malicious
  • suspicious
  • ambitious
  • cautious
  • fictitious
  • infectious

Well done to Amina, Aaliyah, Tunjida, Justin and Riona in  5P. They achieved 10/10 on this difficult spelling test!

Spring - Week 7: Homophones and other confused words

  • led
  • lead
  • mourning
  • morning
  • past
  • passed
  • precede
  • proceed
  • principal
  • principle

Well done to Amina, Aaliyah, Sumeya, Tunjida, Justin, Ibrahim and Amelia from 5P. They achieved 10/10 on this difficult spelling test!

Spring - Week 6: Homophones and other confused words

  • eligible
  • illegible
  • eliminate
  • illuminate
  • farther
  • father
  • guessed
  • guest
  • heard
  • herd

Well done to Farhan, Aliye Mina, Jayden, Aaliyah, Riona and Justin from 5P. They got a perfect score in this test!

Spring - Week 4: Word pairs: using c or s (nouns vs verbs)

  • advice / advise
  • practice / practise
  • device / devise
  • prophecy / prophesy
  • licence / license

 

Well done to Justin, Esen, Aaliyah, Amelia, Amina, Jayden, Ibrahim and Shadecia from 5P. Also, Ezel,Tugce, Tazreen, Ivy, Imani, Samuel, Alieu, Talia, Emmanuel, Daniyal, Shahariar, Kanu, Estevao, Jahmai, Jordan and Shihaab in 5L got a perfect spelling test. What a week!

Spring - Week 3: Words with silent letters

  • doubt
  • island
  • lamb
  • solemn
  • foreign
  • condemn
  • thistle
  • knight
  • loch
  • receipt

Well done to Kanu, Alieu, Shahariar, Jordan, Hilal, Ivy and Tugce from 5L. Also, Farhan, Jayden, Bethany, Claire, Eliana, Amelia, Sumeya, Tunjida, Aaliyah, Esen, Justin, Elliot and Ibrahim in 5P got a perfect spelling test. What a week!

Spring - Week 2: Words Containing the Letter String –ough

  • ought
  • bought
  • thought
  • nought
  • brought
  • fought
  • rough
  • borough
  • cough
  • enough

Well done to Kayleigh, Eliana, Ibrahim, Mijanur, Esen, Justin, Elliot, Sumeya, Tunjida,, Aaliyah, Jayden and Farhan from 5P. Also, Tugce, Ila, Ezel, Emmanuel, Mela, Samuel, Talia, Hilal, Shihaab, Imani, Jahmai, Jordan and Daniyal in 5L got a perfect spelling test. What a week!

Spring - Week 1: Words Containing the Letter String –ough

  • tough
  • enough
  • cough
  • though
  • although
  • dough
  • through
  • thorough
  • borough
  • plough

Well done to Beyza, Jayden, Page, Megan, Esen, Elliot, Justin, Sumeya, Aaliyah, Tunjida, Amelia, Ibrahim and Leslia from 5P. Also, Talia, Samuel, Imani, Jahmai, Shihaab, Estevao, Tugce, Emmanuel, Shahariar, Daniyal in 5L got a perfect spelling test. What a week!

Autumn - Week 12: Long e sound spelt ei after c

  • deceive
  • conceive
  • receive
  • perceive
  • ceiling
  • conceit
  • deceit
  • receipt

Well done to Murat, Beren, Ethan, Yusraa, Zishaan, Mohamed, Kean, Jarvis, Ephraim, Sine, Wellington, Abdullah, Simisola and Olivia for a perfect score!

Autumn - Week 11: Exception: words with the long e sound spelt ei which do not follow

  • protein
  • caffeine
  • seize
  • beige
  • being
  • either
  • freight
  • leisure
  • neither
  • surveillance

Well done to Ibrahim, Eliana, Claire, Amelia, Sumeya, Tunjida, Esen, Aaliyah, Justin, Elliot, Riona, Ozge and Jayden 5P. Also, Tugce, Imani, Tazreen, Alieu, Shihaab, Estevao, Jahmai, Daniyal and Talia in 5L got a perfect spelling test. What a week!

Autumn - Week 10: Use of the Hyphen

  • co-ordinate
  • re-enter
  • co-operate
  • co-own
  • self-service
  • twenty-first
  • two-thirds
  • self-esteem
  • self-respect
  • easy-going

Congrats to Ozge, Amina, Ibrahim, Farhan, Leslie, Leslie, Jayden, Tunjida, Justin, Aaliyah, Esen, Sumeya and Elliot for getting a perfect score on this test!

Autumn - Week 9: Adding Suffixes Beginning With Vowel Letters to Words Ending In –fer

  •  referring
  • referred
  • preferring
  • preferred
  • transferring
  • transferred
  • reference
  • referee
  • preference
  • transference

Congrats to Ezel, Samuel, Emmanuel, Estevao, Ivy, Justin, Tunjida, Esen, Amelia and Amina, who are spelling masters and got a perfect spelling test!

Autumn - Week 8: Words Ending In –able and –ible 

  • dependable
  • comfortable
  • reasonable
  • enjoyable
  • reliable
  • possible
  • horrible
  • terrible
  • visible
  • incredible

Autumn - Week 7: Words Ending In –able and –ible 

  • adorable
  • adoration
  • applicable
  • application
  • considerable
  • tolerable
  • changeable
  • noticeable
  • forcible
  • legible

Autumn - Week 6: Words Ending In: ant, ance/-ancy, ent, ence/-ency

Big shout out to Bethany, Riona, Amina, Beyza, Aliye Mina, Claire, Elliot, Sumeya, Esen, Tunjida, Aaliyah, Jayden, Megan, Amelia and Kayleigh in 5P, who got a perfect spelling test. Also congrats to Ivy, Shihaab, Ezel, Alieu, Tugce, Jahmai, Emmanuel, Samuel, Daniyal, Jordan, Imani and Jaqueline in 5L. What a week!

  • assistant
  • assistance
  • obedient
  • obedience
  • independent
  • independence
  • persist
  • persistence
  • insistent
  • insistency

Autumn - Week 5: Words Ending In: ant, ance/-ancy, ent, ence/-ency

  • agency
  • innocent
  • innocence
  • decent
  • decency
  • frequent
  • frequency
  • confident
  • confidence
  • confidential 

Autumn - Week 4: Words Ending In ? ant, -ance/-ancy

  • observant
  • observance
  • observation
  • expectant
  • expectation
  • hesitant
  • hesitancy
  • tolerant
  • tolerance
  • substance

Autumn - Week 3: Endings Which Wound Like ‘shul’ Spelt –cial and –tial

  • official
  • special
  • artificial
  • partial
  • confidential
  • essential
  • initial
  • financial
  • commercial
  • provincial

Autumn - Week 2

  • vicious
  • precious
  • conscious
  • delicious
  • malicious
  • suspicious
  • ambitious
  • cautious
  • fictitious
  • infectious

Yearly Overview

Our curriculum overviews gives you an idea of which topic your child will be studying at which point during the school year.

Blogs

Climate

Dolphins

Geography

Gorilla

Landmarks

Leaders

Leonardo da Vinci

Literacy

Margaret Hamilton

Maths

Matis People

Mayfly

Michael Faraday - British Scientist

Platypus

Science

Science

Sir David Attenborough

Sports People

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