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HILLBOROUGH

JUNIOR SCHOOL

Year 5 Curriculum

SubjectAutumnSpringSummer
LiteracyRoald Dahl
Shakespeare's Twelfth Night
  • letters and diary entries
  • description
  • speaking and listening
Slave Girl
  • diaries
  • biographies

Diary writing

Writing and presenting a persuasive speech.

Biographies

Anti Bullying

  • poetry

Christmas play- Annie- inspirational- links to North America

Instructions
(DT link)

Explanations (Science link)

Media reports
(History link)

Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief
  • myths and legends
  • persuasion

Wind in the willows.

Non chronological reports-history create a web page about Vikings/ Anglo Saxons 2wks

Explanations-science life-cycles 3wks
Assessed writing

Bk - Wind in the willows

Recounts 2wks

Poetry-rivers, animals, plants 1wk

Write a river based story

Numeracy4 operations
Tables
Decimals
Place Value
Shape
Measure
Fractions
4 operations
Tables
Decimals
Place Value
Coordinates and graphs
Perimeter/area/volume
Roman numerals
4 operations
Tables
Decimals
Place Value
Shape
Measure
Fractions
ScienceClassifying materials and properties
Reversible and irreversible changes
Mixtures and solutions
Earth, Sun and Moon
Forces
Lifecycles of plants and animals
Describe changes as humans develop and mature.
Topic (History and Geography)

Where for art thou Shakespeare?
English heritage and literature.
British and Global figures in Black history.
Compare North America then and now.

UK study. Link to where British inspirational people come from.
A study of present day North America with a comparison to the UK.NB Vickings reaches as far as North America.

We have lift off!
Studies of space.

Understand the Prime/ Greenwich meridian and time zones- including day & night.

I am Sparta.
Looking at Ancient Greece.

Modern day Greece.

Vikings and Saxons.
Invaders and Settlers.

Oceans

Meandering through Luton.
Studies of our local area.
MusicSounds (Science links)PerformancesGraphic score and Space compositionGreeks - singing and performingWorld music - Samba and CarnivalKeyboards
Reading and composition
REWho inspires you and why?
What makes people inspirational?
1 - Who inspires you and why?
2 - Jesus
3 - Mohammed
4 - Malala
5 - Nick V
6 - Nelson Mandela
7 - Comparison of inspirational people
HinduismPilgrimagesHow to make Luton a more respectful place
PE and GamesIndoor Athletics
World Dance
Invasion Games
Gymnastics
Volleyball
Net/Wall games
Ancient Olympic games
Indoor Athletics
World Dance
Invasion games
Athletics
Striking and fielding
Art

Art- Sketching portraits of Shakespeare and a member of the class.

Making a 3D clay face sculpture

Sculpture- Greek pots
Greek shields and masks.

Sketching and painting wildlife/landscapes
River art
DTFreedom QuiltSpace MealBuilding Bridges
ComputingWe are architectsWe are advertisersWe are game developersWe are artistsWe are historiansWe are environmentalists
Values and PSHEPassionTeamworkDeterminationSelf BeliefHonestyRespect