Welcome to Year 5 and 6
Our topics this term are.........
Geography – What is it like in The Amazon
In this unit, children find out about the Amazon region of South America, considering what it is like to live in the region, as well as how it is being damaged and how it can be protected.
Computing – Programming: Scratch
This unit will teach the children to create and debug algorithms. Children use more complex commands in Scratch to animate a character, and then further develop algorithms to create simple animations.
Music – The Fresh Prince of Bel Air, by Will Smith
Through the song The Fresh Prince of Bel Air, by Will Smith children will work through the strands of musical learning. They will:
Science – Growing up and Growing
This topic covers the following learning objectives:
Homework will be set on a weekly basis and will be posted on our Class Dojo page. It will consist of: an English activity, a Maths Activity, reading, spelling and handwriting.
Home work may include activities from: Maths of the Day, TimeTable Rockstar, Diagnostic Questions, Prodigy Maths and/or SpellingFrame. Links to all of these can be found below.
Homework will be presented in the following format: