Welcome to Year 5!
Welcome to the Year 5 area! Your one-stop shop for updates on the latest topics, homework, trips and news.
Summer 1 topic: The Rainforest
Rainforests are forests which grow in areas of high rainfall. Tropical rainforests are found between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn and receive between 175-200 cm of rainfall a year.
In ICT, we have been creating e-safety websites. We would love to share our work with you so please find the website links below:
This week, we are looking at 'ion' or 'ous' suffixes:
Things you could do at home
As you know, reading a range of high quality books will help your child in all areas of the curriculum. Here is a helpful website which recommends books for each year group:
In Year 5, we are having a huge focus on times tables - with the intention of all children knowing their times tables up to 12 x 12 by Year 6.
Here are some useful links to help with this goal:
Chanting, writing and singing times tables is also a great way to remember them. Here is a link to some songs:
Year 5 & 6 Spelling List: http://ludgvan.cornwall.sch.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Word-list-5-and-6.pdf