Year 5

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Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Grammar

Use of commas to clarify meaning/avoid ambiguity

Devices to build cohesion within a paragraph

Verb prefixes

Modal verbs

Relative clauses (who, which, where, why, whose)

Brackets, dashes, commas

Figurative language (emotive)

Use of commas to clarify meaning.

Indicating degrees of possibilities using modal verbs (might, should, will, must) or adverbs (perhaps, surely)

Converting nouns or adjectives into verbs using suffixes (-ate, -ise, -ify)

Pronoun and noun

Linking ideas across paragraphs using adverbials of time (e.g. later) place (e.g. nearby) and number (e.g. secondly)

Figurative language

Big Write

Explanations texts

Reports

Persuasive writing

Discussions and arguments

Recounts - auto/biography

Poetry

Literature

The Railway Children

Beowolf

‘The Highway Man’ (poetry)

The Tempest

Romeo and Juliet

The Hobbit

Inc. selected poetry

Shackleton’s Journey

Maths

 

Maths - No Problem

Number and Place Value: Numbers to 1 000 000 

Calculations: Addition and subtraction

Calculations: Multiplication and division

Calculations: Word problems

Statistics: Graphs

Fractions, decimals, percentages: Fractions

Fractions, decimals, percentages: Decimals

Fractions, decimals, percentages: Percentages

Geometry - Properties of shapes: Geometry

Geometry - Position and direction: Position and movement

Measurement: Measurements

Measurement: Area and perimeter

Measurement: Volume

Number and place value: Roman numerals

History 

The Rise of Islam

- The Byzantine Empire

- The Ancient land of Arabia

- Islam grows in Arabia

- The Arab conquests

- A mosque for Cordoba

Anglo-Saxon England

- Migrations

- Conversion to Christianity

- Sutton Hoo

- Books

- Kingdoms

The Vikings

- Who were the Vikings?

- Viking ships

- Viking religion

- Raiding and settling

- Legacy

England and the Vikings

- Vikings

- The Great Heathen Army

- The Creation of England

- A new Viking age

The Norman Conquest

- The Normans

- The Crisis

- 1066

- Conquest

Norwich Cathedral

A local study of Norwich, focussing on Norwich Cathedral

Geography

Oceans

- currents, plastics & marine pollution

- Fishing and sea levels

- Island nations

- International trade

- Panama Canal

Earthquakes

- The supercontinent

- Oceanic & continental crust

- Tectonic plates

- Earthquakes

- San Andreas fault

- Tsunamis

Agriculture and Fairtrade

- Food security & shortages

- The supply chain (cotton)

- From cocoa bean to chocolate bar

- Cocoa farmers

- Fairtrade

Tropical rainforests

- Location & climates

- The Amazon rainforest

- Rainforest layers

- Deforestation

- Sustainability

- Amazon tribes

Brazil’s population

- South America

- World population growth

- A city of two halves

- Rocinha

- Megacities in Brazil

- Sustainable cities

The Antarctic & Southern Ocean

- The seasons

- Polar exploration

- Who lives there?

- The Antarctic Treaty

- Tourism

Science

Physics: Forces and motion

Physics: Forces and motion

Biology: Anatomy and Physiology

Chemistry:

Changes of materials

Computing: Python programming

Biology:

Life Cycles

PE

Cognitive focus 

Coordination (Ball Skills)

Agility (Reaction and Response)

 

Tennis/Netball/Handball

Creative focus

Static Balances 

(seated and floor work)

 

Gymnastics

Social focus

Dynamic Balance (On a line)

Counter Balance

 (With a  partner)

 

Gymnastics

Physical focus

Dynamic Balance to agility

(Jumping and Landing)

Static Balance

(One leg)

Netball/Basketball/

Handball

Health and Fitness focus

Static Balance

(Stance)

Coordination

(Footwork)

Personal focus

Coordination 

(Sending and Receiving)

Agility

(Ball Chasing)

Cricket/Hockey/Tennis

Music

There is a detailed curriculum followed by John Stephens - Music SSL

RE

Beliefs & Worldview

- Christianity and where it all began

Morality & Action

- Moral decisions

- Morality

- The teaching of Jesus

Religious & non-religious beliefs

- Types of Christianty

- Theism, atheism & agnosticism

Islam: Authority, Origins & Texts

- Muhammed leaving Mecca

- Qur’an

Islam: A way of living

- Muslims

- Muslim prayer

- Fasting

- Pilgrimage

How to ‘read’ a church & how to ‘read’ a mosque