St Philip's Class - Year 5
This term the topic is going to be: "Vikings"
The children will be learning about:
- Where they came from?
- Why they raided Britain?
- Their legacy
In Mathematics, we are aiming for all children in the class to be able to :
- Calculating with time
- Relating fractions, decimals and percentages
- Solving 2-step word problems
In English, the main areas of focus are as follows:
- Viking myths and legends
- Writing discussion texts - are Viking raids acceptable?
- Use of apostrophes
- Revision of spelling patterns
Please encourage your child to read and write at home. Talk to them about their writing habits, encourage them to keep a daily diary or to help you write shopping lists. We want to inspire children and to help them develop positive attitudes towards all kinds of writing.