As our topic is all about inspirational people, we will be looking at a variety of people who have inspired us, from athletes to explorers and academics. This will also tie in with the subject of history.
In Literacy we will be looking at story wrting through 'The Polar Express', as well as recounts through the WW1 Christmas day truce football match between the British and German soldiers. Look out for the new Sainsbury/Royal British Legion television advert!
In Numeracy we will be 'telling the time'. It mght help if you could look at 5 minute intervals on an analogue clock. We will also be multiplying and dividing 2 digit numbers by 1 and 2 digits.
In RE we will be looking at ceremonies and celebrations that mark significant events in our lives.
In PHSE we will be thinking about Remembrance, Respect and Tolerance.
In PE year 5 children will be swimming. As a whole class we will be brushing up on our football skills, and in dance we will be using 'forces, magnetism and gravity' as a stimulus.
In French we will be continuing our conversational skills, adding more detail about ourselves, for example our birthdays. We will also continue learning french numbers.
In Art/DT we will be starting a new project in time for Christmas, where we will be making a christmas stocking. We will be designing and making the stocking, using different stitches for example.