Welcome to Year 5
In Autumn term, Year 5 were studying 'the Victorians'. As part of this topic, they read and did work in Literacy based on the book 'A Christmas Carol' By Charles Dickens, which is about a mean man who is visited by three ghosts on Christmas Eve. They also looked at the Victorian period through a historical, geographical and artistic perspective in their topic work.
The children studied the life and art of William Morris as part of the Victorian topic.
In Spring term, Year 5 will be studying 'Natural Disasters'. As part of this we will be learning about different climate across the world and the impact it has on humans and livestock. We will be composing an expressive piece of music based on what we have learnt. We will also be capturing different scenes of weather with textiles.
In Summer term, Year 5 will be learning about "Ancient Greece". As part of this topic we will be learning about how the Ancient Greeks lived, what they ate, their inventions that we still use today and what they believed.