Years 5 & 6

LITERACY

Detective Stories: Description (character and settings); direct speech; punctuation for parenthesis; techniques for building up tension.

Warning stories: hyphens; sentence structures; increasing vocabulary.

Reading: Daily class reading. RIC reading three times a week. Shared reading twice a week.

Spelling: No Nonsense spelling sessions.

 

MATHS

Decimals and fractions.

Arithmetic skills.

 

SCIENCE

Plants and photosynthesis.

 

TOPIC

What life was like in Ancient Egypt.

(Art – develop Ancient Egyptian art techniques).

 

ICT

We are artists.