Start to have a longer attention span.
Become more interested in the world around them and find out how things work.
Start to deal with frustrations and conflicts in a more mature way
Develop more self-control, being able to recover from mood swings or outbursts more quickly
Punctuate sentences accurately, without prompting, with full stop and capital letter as a minimum
Remember homework, PE kit, swimming kit and water bottles on correct day, without support from parents
Support and encourage classmates, showing respect to others
Begin to show resilience in challenging situations
Actively participate in all lessons.
Our topics this year are:
Autumn Term – What did the Greeks do for us? Core text – The Girl of Ink and Stars
Spring Term – Raging Rivers. Core text – Journey to the River Sea
Summer Term – Invaders & Settlers. Core text – Brave (film trailer)
Which days will Year 5 have PE?
PE kit should be in school every day. Later in the year we will also be swimming; exact dates to be confirmed closer to the time.
Will my child be going on any trips this year?
Waitrose – wb 27 November
Kingswood – 1-3 November 2017.
Bishopswood – Thursday 24 May 2018
Space Dome – Thursday 7 September 2017
Skillszone – wb 25 September 2017