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Class Turner (Year 5)

Welcome to Class Turner



Our teacher is Mrs Simber and our teaching assistant is Mrs Everest.

Mrs Booker teaches us Science and RE on a Thursday morning.



Here are our topics for this term...


Maths  - Place value, addition and subtraction, statistics, multiplication and division, perimeter and area (all areas will focus on developing fluency , reasoning and problem solving)


English — Much of our writing this term narrative and non– narrative will be developed from our class book 'The Adventures of Odysseus'


Reading & Comprehension  -  in our reading and comprehension sessions the class is split into three groups (to rotate each term) For the autumn term Mr Everest's group will be developing a range of reading and comprehension skills . Mrs Pilling's library group will be reading ‘Pig Heart Boy’ by Malorie Blackman and Mrs Simbers's group will be reading 'The Indian in the Cupboard' by Lynne Reid Banks.




The Creative Curriculum -

Alexander to Zeus – Eureka, it’s the Greeks’

History, Geography, Art & DT will be covered within this topic


Science —  All Living Things /Animals including humans (Mrs Booker)

ICT —  Computing - Scratch Unit 1 (coding) / E –Safety

PSHE —Self-esteem & Self-worth / Personal safety
RE Judaism & Christianity (Mrs Booker)

PE — Gymnastics and Games
Spanish — Spanish (using the web based programme Duolingo )



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