Welcome to the class page for Year 5. You can find our class newsletters, helpful websites to support learning at home and news about our learning.
- Swimming is on Wednesdays
- Tennis and Basketball is on Thursdays
- Year 5 have PE throughout the week so remember to bring kit in daily (or leave in school)
- Spellings are tested on a Tuesday
- Homework is given every Tuesday and is due the following Monday
At Glenmere, we use Spelling Shed to help with our spellings - all children in Year 5 have been given their login and will be given spellings on a weekly basis.
This is the web link you can use to start playing and practising <--- Click here
We also use Timestables Rockstars to help with our multiplication facts...https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school
This half-term our geography unit is North America
At Glenmere we have established, within each year group, an overview for the year within out 'Broader Curriculum. This includes what is covered across the curriculum in addition to maths and English.
Supporting Your Child Letter
These letters will help you to give your child the support needed at home to compliment the teaching that is taking place in school. They are full of ideas and useful website links for the topics being taught. Have a read...
Here are our knowledge organisers where you can see what is being taught in school and the vocabulary that we are using to support our knowledge and understanding.
Here you will find the homework knowledge organisers where the children will learn a section each week. This knowledge will form part of in class learning and there will be quizzes related to the organisers.
At Glenmere, we like to ensure our pupils to be prepared to engage as individuals, parents, workers and citizens with economic, social and cultural change, including the continued globalisation of the economy and society, are able to adapt to new work and leisure patterns and keep up with the rapid expansion of communication technologies.
See below the overview, and knowledge organisers for Year 5 personal growth curriculum.
Please take a look at the overview for the scheme of work that we use from Purple Mash at Glenmere in year 5.
Recommended Book List For Year 5
Take a look at the books that are recommended for year 5 readers. These we will be covering in Year 5 over the year or will link with the curriculum covered in Year 5...
White Rose Maths Resources
Here you will find resources to support the learning of maths using the White Rose approach that we use daily in Year 5. White Rose Maths is excited to have produced a range of work booklets for parents and children to use over the summer or during next year. These booklets can be found on Amazon for the Kindle or downloaded below. There is one booklet for each of our blocks for Y1 to Y6.