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Year 5

Year 5 (Week Commencing 25th February 2020)




This week the children will be learning a new model text based on Grendel from 'Beowulf'. The focus of this unit of work will be on developing characterisation through use of language.



In Number lessons our focus will be on fractions and using associated multiplication and division facts.

In Shape lessons the children will be revising shape and measures learning from the spring term so far.

We will be looking at a range of fluency, reasoning and problem solving tasks too.


This week in IPC ..

The children will be continuing with refining research skills for 'The Great, The Bold and The Brave.'

Parents can help their child by…

*Listening to your child read at least 3 times a week and signing it in their pupil planners.

*Recapping the passport tasks for your child's next passport.

*Encouraging them to continue to develop speed and accuracy in times tables and division facts for up to 12x12.


Home work is due on a Wednesday and will be given out on a Friday. Children can go to homework club if they need help.


Spellings are given out each week for the children to learn.

Please encourage children to log in to their TTRockstars account to complete their challenges.