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IPC - Going Global

In IPC this half term we will be looking at different biomes and climates around the world. We will be exploring the different parts of the Earth including the crust and mantle as well as the ozone layer and the impact that pollution is having on our planet.



In English this term Year 5 are reading Alfred Noyes' The Highwayman. We are consolidating our understanding of subject-verb agreement, learning how to convert nouns and adjectives into verbs using suffixes, and applying our understanding of passive voice. We will also be writing a diary, an action sequence, a biography on real highwaymen and an information leaflet that corresponds with our topic What a Wonderful World. 



In Maths this half term we will be learning how to rotate and translate shapes on a grid. We will be also be exploring measurement, particularly focusing on converting units. Towards the end of the half term will be looking at how to measure volume. 


Science: Living Things and Their Habitats

In Science we will be investigating the different stages of life in humans. This will include looking at how we grow and change from birth to old age. We will also be exploring the different gestation periods in mammals and make comparisons between them.



Topic Letters

Please find attached below our topic letter for this half term. It highlights what your child will be learning. 


Homework is set every Monday and due back in every Thursday. Please see the homework menu below.

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