In this subject, we will be reading a range of non-fiction texts about earthquakes and using the knowledge we get from these to write our own. We will be learning lots of new vocabulary such as 'seismic waves' and 'tectonic plates'.
Year_5 Spring 2016 Curriculum Topics
In maths, we will be learning about fractions and beginning to convert between fractions, decimals and percentages. We will also be covering coordinates and angles.
In our Science lessons, we will be learning about habitats and how animals have adapted over time to suit their surroundings.
How do earthquakes affect our world?
Our geography topic this half term is 'Earthquakes'. We will be learning about the continents of the world and where the most affected areas are. We will be learning about how our planets is formed and linking this back to our previous topic of 'Space'.
Our pe days are Wednesdays and Fridays so make sure you have your kit with you on these days!
This term we will be doing gymnastics and tennis.
In art we will be studying different artists and trying to create our own versions of their work.
In RE with. Mrs Wright, we will be studying Christianity and the Easter story.