Welcome to Ibbotson Class – Year 5
Class Teachers: Mrs Wilkinson
TA: Mrs Hughes
Autumn Term 2021
In English we will focus on our key text of ‘Hidden Figures’ by Margot Lee Shetterly.
Autumn 2 – Writing to entertain
We will be building upon our knowledge in topic to write a newspaper article.
SPaG (Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar) will taught through a combination of stand-alone and integrated lessons to cover the Year 5 grammar and spelling objectives.
In Maths we will be extending our knowledge of Multiplication and Division, learning about multiples and factors. During all of this we will be using our knowledge to solve problems. We will also be developing our measurement skills, using them for calculating perimeter and area.
Our Science question this term is ‘Will we send another person to the Moon’ focusing on exploring how the solar system works using our own observations to find this out.
Our Geography this term will explore OS maps and locational knowledge.
PPA time will be covered by Mrs Peacock when the children will be doing RE, PE and Art.
Our PE days are a Monday and Tuesday. Your child need to be wearing school PE kit on these days.
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