Year 5

Year 5 Overview 2022-2023

  Autumn A Autumn B Spring A Spring B Summer A Summer B
Subjects            
Maths Place value
Rounding
Mental calculation Written methods for addition and subtraction
Written methods for multiplication and division
Maths No Problem
Written methods for multiplication and division
Statistics
Equivalence
Maths No Problem
Fractions
Decimals
Comparing quantities Finding percentages
Geometry
Maths No Problem
Comparing quantities Finding percentages Knowing types of angles and measuring angles Investigating angles on a line and at a point Investigating angles in squares and rectangles
Maths No Problem
Position, Direction and Movement
Time
Converting between different units of measure
Maths No Problem
Measures
Area and Perimeter Volume
Roman numerals
Maths No Problem
English Harry Potter Chamber of Secrets
Setting and character descriptions

Planets
Non-chronological Report

Poetry
Farewell to the Vampire
Red Riding Hood
Narrative

Climate Change
Persuasive speech

The Girl Who Saved Christmas
Character description
There’s a Boy in the Girls’ Bathroom Narrative

Jamie Oliver Healthy School Meals
One-sided argument

Poetry
Matsuo Basho Haikus
Wild Boy
Narrative

Wild Boy
Persuasive speech
Horror Francis
Narrative

Best-selling Infomercials
Persuasive speech/advert
Beowulf
Job description

Beowulf
Narrative with dialogue

Revolting Rhymes
Narrative poetry
Science Earth and space
Scientist Link - Dr Becky Smethurst and Prof Brian Cox (astrophysicists)
Mae C Jemison (first female black astronaut)
Katherine Johnson (mathematician for NASA)
Forces
Scientist Link - Isaac Newton (studied gravity)
Galileo Galilei (studied speed, velocity, gravity)
Da Vinci (engineering and invention)
Properties and changes of materials
Scientist Link - Xilingshi (discovered how to produce silk from worms)
Spencer Silver (invented Post-It Note adhesive)
Ruth Benerito (invented wrinkle free material)
Properties and changes of materials
Scientist Link - Xilingshi (discovered how to produce silk from worms)
Spencer Silver (invented Post-It Note adhesive)
Ruth Benerito (invented wrinkle free material)
Living things and their habitats Animals, including humans
Scientist Link - Jane Goodall (primatologist)
Computing Computing systems and networks:
Search engines 
Programming:
Music 
Data handling:
Mars Rover 1
Programming:
Micro:bit
Creating media:
Stop motion animation
Skills showcase:
Mars Rover 2 
RE Why do some people believe God exists? Why do some people believe God exists? If God is everywhere, why go to a place of worship? What would Jesus do? Can we live by the values of Jesus in the twentyfirst century? What does it mean to be a Muslim in Britain today? Green religion? How and why should religious communities do more to care for the Earth?
History   Britain’s settlement by Anglo-Saxons and Scots
What was the impact of the Anglo-Saxons on Britain?
Viking and Anglo-Saxons struggle for the Kingdom of England to the time of Edward the Confessor
Why was there a struggle between the Anglo-Saxons and the Vikings?
  Contrasts of a non-European society with British history: Viking and Mayan Civilisation
How does the Maya Civilisation compare to the Vikings?
 
Geography Locational and Place Knowledge; Human and Physical
Name and locate counties and more cities of the UK
Identify some human and physical features of these areas
    Locational Knowledge; Place Knowledge; Human and Physical
Identify key human and physical features across North and central America
  Geographical enquiry; Fieldwork
Understand the importance of the local area and what it provides for the people who live/work there
Art & Design Drawing
Make a chalk picture of planets and space

Sculpture
Make a rocket pencil pot holder with clay
Textiles
Make a rocket cushion using fabric and sewing.

Textiles
Make a Kuna Indian Mola applique
Sculpture
Design and create a Viking clay rune stone
Drawing and Painting
Draw and paint a Viking shield.
Sculpture
Draw, design and model a Tree of Life candle holder Sculpture
Design and create a South American dream catcher
Drawing and Painting
Draw a paint a futuristic Rusholme Link with Hundertwasser
PSCHE Mental and emotional health Positive relationships Keeping Safe Living in the wider world Healthy lifestyles Relationships and health education
Design & Technology Global Goal 10: Reduced inequalities
Theme: Important signs Study road signs/ signs for people with disabilities
Activity: Create magnetic signs
Global Goal 10: Reduced inequalities
Theme: Important signs Study road signs/ signs for people with disabilities
Activity: Create magnetic signs
Global Goal 12: Responsible consumption and production
Theme: Recycling
Activity: Create an Anglo-Saxon helmet with moving parts
Global Goal 12: Responsible consumption and production
Theme: Recycling
Activity: Create an Anglo-Saxon helmet with moving parts
Global Goal 2: Zero hunger
Cooking Theme:
Veganism Activity: Create a vegan dish
Global Goal 2: Zero hunger
Cooking Theme:
Veganism Activity: Create a vegan dish
MFL Buildings on the high street
Directions
Hobbies/sports
French Christmas theme
Short conversations
Pause words
Times of day
Fruit and food items
Breakfast
French desserts
Weather
Seasons
Describe where you live
Revision
Music Combine ostinato rhythms

Perform as a group

Florence Price
Compose and create using words as a stimulus

Using structures
Play a tune by ear

Compose using ‘The Firebird’ as a stimulus Stravinsky - The Firebird

Vivaldi - Winter from the Four Seasons
Garageband Create an accompaniment to a Nasheed

Explore drones

Islamic Nasheed
Play a tune by ear

Read / play from musical stave

Create an arrangement of a song

Xylophone melodies
PE Games: Dodgeball

Dance: Dance through the ages

Gym: Partner Work, Under/Over
Games: Lacrosse

Dance: Haka

Gym: Partner Work, Under/Over (Apparatus)
Games: Netball

Dance: Vikings

Gym: Mirror/Matching and Contrast
Games: Hockey

Dance: Around the world

Gym: Mirror/Matching and Contrast (Apparatus)
Games: Cricket

Dance: Around the world

Gym: Synchronisation and Canon
Games: Athletics

Dance: Class Production

Gym: Synchronisation and Canon (Apparatus)

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