Year 5 Blog

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16 February 2024

Shakespeare’s Dream

Another incredible themed week in Year 5!   We have immersed ourselves into the world of Midsummer Night’s Dream, re-creating the play, making potions and exploring Shakespeare’s lost...

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9 February 2024

Maya Mania

What a knowledge filled week in Year 5!   In English, we have started our joint project with history, creating a detailed essay about the unique features of...

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2 February 2024

Highway to Success

What an amazing week we have had in Year 5!   In English, we have written some brilliant descriptive poetry, which we intend to polish and perform on...

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Additional Resources

To supplement the rich curriculum that we offer at the University of Cambridge Primary School, there are a range of online platforms that can be used at home to support children with their learning.

Below are links to a range of websites that give general information about what to expect in year 5:

Maths

Times Tables Rock Stars

Children can access the maths platform Times Table Rock Stars using their assigned login and password.

 

Number & Place Value

 

Addition & Subtraction

 

Multiplication & Division

 

Fractions (decimals & percentages)

 

Measurement

 

Properties of Shape

 

Position & Direction

 

Handling Data

Writing

Year 5/6 Common Exception Words

Grammar & Punctuation

 

Handwriting

 

Spelling

 

Writing & Genres

Reading

Other Curriculum Subjects

Art

 

Computing

 

Design and Technology (DT)

Geography

 

History

 

Music

 

Physical Education (PE)

 

Personal, Social, Health, Citizenship and Economics (PSHCE)

 

Religious Studies (R.E)

 

Science