Welcome to the Class 5 webpage. Mrs Weich is the class teacher and she is supported by Mrs Ferdowsian. Some of our children have Maths and English lessons with Mrs Heslop in the Hub.
In Maths we learn about Number and Place Value, Addition and Subtraction, Multiplication and Division, Fractions (decimals & percentages), Measures, Geometry: properties of shape. Geometry: position, direction & motion and Statistics.
In English we use a wide range of fiction (including fairy stories, myths and legends, modern fiction, fiction from our literary heritage and books from other cultures and traditions), poetry, plays, nonfiction texts and reference books / text books as starting points for our lessons.
In Science we learn about: Earth and Space, Living things and Habitats, Forces, Animals (including humans), and Properties and changes of materials.
In our R.E lessons we learn more about Christianity, investigate the Sikh religion and look at how different religions show care for the environment.
In P.E we have lessons in: gymnastics, games, dance and athletics.
Our topics this year will cover
• Autumn 1 – The Vikings
• Autumn 2 – Earth & Beyond
• Spring 1 – CSI Investigators
• Spring 2 – The Maya
• Summer 1 – The circle of life
• Summer 2 – Being human