In Year 5 this term, we will be enjoying studying Kensuke’s Kingdom by Michael Morpurgo
After studying the chapters, the children will be retelling, innovating and producing many pieces of writing based on the book.
During the afternoon sessions, the children will be developing their historical skills through the topic of the Ancient Mayans. Children will get to learn about chronology, how life was different in those times, and get to create their own Mayan masks!
Year 5 pupils will also develop their scientific skills and knowledge about Forces They will conduct experiments and learn about important scientists in this field.
During the Autumn term, we will be working on our writing skills, improving our using cursive, joined handwriting.