Year 5/6 Cheetah Class – Autumn Term

Homework will be given out on a Monday to be returned by the following Monday. Spellings are tested every Monday.

This term PE is on Thursday. Swimming will be Tuesday mornings, for the first half term only.

 

Curriculum Overview

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

English

Information Texts – Planets in our Solar System

Narrative - E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

Older Literature (narrative and poetry) -

 

Dramatic Conventions

Maths

Number and place value; Mental multiplication and division; Decimals, percentages and their equivalence to fractions; Fractions, ratio and proportion

Mental addition and subtraction; Written addition and subtraction; Measurement

Fractions, ratio and proportion; Geometry: properties of shapes;

Written multiplication and division;

Decimals, percentages and their equivalence to fractions; Problem solving, reasoning and algebra;

Topic

The Space Race

British History – The Victorians

Science

Earth and Space

Forces

ICT

Online Safety

Scratch Animations

Grammar

Word Classes

Word Classes

Art

Space Art

Victorian Art

RE

Islam

Christianity – People of God

Mandarin

All About Me

Games and Songs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Homework

Reading:

Please ensure that your child reads daily.

Please complete comprehension tasks when they are set.

Punctuation and grammar

Please complete the weekly grammar activity.

Arithmetic

Please complete the weekly arithmetic questions.

Maths

Each week there will be questions linked to our weekly learning objectives.

Spellings

Please help your child to practise their weekly spellings by encouraging them to use look, say, cover, write, check method on their sheet and then learn them by heart ensuring that they understand the rule and the meaning of the word. Children have 10 spellings to learn that either follow a rule or are exception words. These will be tested on Monday.

Other information

If you have any questions regarding homework, please do not hesitate to ask us or feel free to put a comment at the end of your child’s homework.

Thank you for your support,

Mr Cunningham and Mr Snowdon

 

Cheetah Class timetable Autumn 2

 

 

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