Welcome to Cannon Street Class

Class Teacher: Mr C Grundey (Year Group Lead)

Teaching Assistant: Miss Campbell

Homework:

Handed out on Fridays,

Returned by Wednesday,

Please remember that homework is an important building stone in the child’s learning and development. The children will receive Dojo-Points for completed homework as well as particularly outstanding contributions.

Daily Reading:

To help further develop the children’s reading and academic development, please support and encourage the children to read daily for at least 10 minutes. This daily reading should then be recorded (title + pages) in the Learning Diary. We would kindly ask parents to sign/initial the record.

The children will receive Dojo-Points for daily reading.

Recommended reading books for Year 5:

Best Books for Year 5 | Ages 9-10 | BooksForTopics

Expertly selected books for 9 and 10 year old children (lovereading4kids.co.uk)

Reading Activities:

Once the children have completed reading a book, they then choose an activity related to the book (e.g. book-review, letter to the author, sequel, character profile, alternative cover etc.). This activity is completed in the child’s Reading Journal. Our wonderful teaching assistants will then check, feedback and record the completion of these activities.

The children will receive multiple Dojo-Points to reward exceptional work.

PE:

Our current P.E. days are Tuesday (Miss Handley) and Wednesday (Mr Grundey).

 

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Autumn 2 Week 7 – 12th December 2022

December 11, 2022

Autumn 2 – Week 712th December 2022

Welcome to our Christmas week.

Here are the learning objectives for our week ahead.

Our PE days are Tuesday and Thursday (London) &

Monday and Tuesday (Cannon).

 

Mathematics

  • I can measure a range of angles in degrees.
  • I can measure angles using a protractor.
  • I can accurately draw lines and angles with given properties.
  • I can distinguish between regular and irregular polygons.
  • 6-x table practise & Fluent in Five reflection.

 

English (incl. Reading)

  • To engage in book talk.
  • To plan a diary entry.
  • To write a diary entry.
  • To edit a diary entry.

 

Spanish

  • I can talk about Christmas and traditions in Spanish and Spain.

 

Science

  • n/a

 

RHE

  • Link with RE: Christmas Traditions and Celebrations.

 

Design & Technology

  • I can prepare a healthy, warm meal (pizza).
  • I can evaluate a healthy, warm meal (pizza).

 

On Wednesday afternoon, we will join the “interactive pantomime”.

On Thursday afternoon, we will be having our class “Christmas Parties”.

Enjoy the rest of your Sunday.

Your Year 5 Team.

Autumn 2 – Week 4 – 21st November 2022

November 20, 2022

 

Autumn 2 – Week 421st November 2022

Wow, we are marching fast towards December and the end of this Calendar Year.

Here are the learning objectives for our RE week.

Our PE days are Tuesday and Thursday (London) &

Monday and Tuesday (Cannon).

 

Mathematics

  • I can add to a mixed number.
  • I can add mixed numbers.
  • I can subtract from a mixed number.
  • I can subtract mixed number breaking the whole.
  • 6 x tables lesson.

 

English (incl. Reading)

  • To develop empathy skills for the characters.
  • To compare and contrast elements of the text.
  • To identify the features of a play-script.
  • To use knowledge and understanding of the text to create a play-script.
  • To edit and improve my play-script based on the success criteria.

 

Spanish

  • I can name the different planets in Spanish. (Los Planetas)

 

Science

  • I can reactivate my prior knowledge of forces.

 

RHE

  • Celebrating Differences – Puzzle Piece 3.

 

Religious Education

  • To identify the elements of the Gurdwara (and their relevance/purpose).
  • To understand the significance of the Khalsa.
  • To explore the symbolism for the 5 Ks.
  • To understand and explain the importance of Bandi Chhor Divas in the Sikh Community.

 

Enjoy the rest of your Sunday.

Your Year 5 Team.

Autumn 2 – Week 3 – 14th November 2022

November 13, 2022

Autumn 2 – Week 314th November 2022

Here are the learning objectives for our ICT week.

Our PE days are Tuesday and Thursday (London) &

Monday and Tuesday (Cannon).

 

Mathematics

  • I can add and subtract fractions with the same denominator.
  • I can add fractions below one (related denominator).
  • I can subtract fractions below one (related denominator).
  • I can add and subtract fractions above one.

 

English (incl. Reading)

  • To explore word classes.
  • To read aloud with confidence.
  • To build understanding of a text through imagery.
  • To describe an event using figurative language.

 

Spanish

  • I can name the different planets in Spanish. (Los Planetas)

 

Science

  • I can explain why we have seasons on Earth.

 

RHE

  • Anti-Bullying & Celebrating Differences – Puzzle Piece 2.

 

ICT

  • I can explore Python using simple (2-3-step syntax).
  • I can create my own Python syntax (multiple steps). Part 1
  • I can create my own Python syntax (multiple steps). Part 2
  • I can review my experience with Python.

 

Enjoy the rest of your Sunday.

Your Year 5 Team.

Autumn 2 – Week 2 – 7th November 2022

November 6, 2022

Autumn 2 – Week 2 – 7th November 2022

Here are the learning objectives for our second … week.

Our PE days are Tuesday and Thursday (London) &

Monday and Tuesday (Cannon).

Mathematics

  • I can compare fractions below one.
  • I can order fractions below one.
  • I can compare fractions above one.
  • I can order numbers above one.
  • Revision and timetables practise.

 

English (incl. Reading)

  • To engage in book talk (2x).
  • To plan a diary entry.
  • To write a diary entry.
  • To edit a diary entry.

 

Spanish

  • I can name the different planets in Spanish. (Los Planetas)

 

Science

  • I can explain why we have day and night on Earth.

 

RHE

  • Celebrating Differences – Puzzle Piece 1.

 

HISTORY

  • To develop chronological understanding.
    • To what extent were the Saxons able to see off the Viking threat?
  • To investigate and interpret the past.
    • Does Alfred deserve the name Alfred the great?
    • Why do the Vikings have such a bad reputation?
    • Were the Vikings raiders or settlers?

 

Enjoy the rest of your Sunday.

Your Year 5 Team.

Autumn 2 – Week 1 – 31st October 2022

October 30, 2022

Autumn 2 – Week 131st October 2022

Welcome back to the new half-term.

Here are the learning objectives for our first … week.

Our PE days are Tuesday and Thursday (London) &

Monday and Tuesday (Cannon).

Mathematics

  • I can identify equivalent fractions.
  • I can convert improper fractions to mixed numbers.
  • I can convert mixed numbers to improper fractions.
  • Timestables – Lesson 1 (opt.: Revision)

 

English (incl. Reading)

  • SpaG…
  • To engage in book talk.
  • To use taught strategies to put events in order.
  • To write poetry. (paired activity)

 

Spanish

  • To begin speaking about Space in Spanish. (Los Planetas)

 

Science

  • To align both classes’ timetables, we will sadly miss Science this week.

 

RHE

  • Celebrating DifferencesIn an assembly style lesson we will explore our new topic.

 

ART

  • During lunch-breaks and moments of calm, we will finish the “experimenting with cardboard relief”.

 

HISTORY

  • To build an overview of world history. Introduction
  • To build an overview of world history.
    • Who were the Anglo Saxons, Scots and Vikings and why did they come to England?
    • How did people’s lives change when Christianity came to Britain and how do we know?
  • To develop chronological understanding.
    • To what extent were the Saxons able to see off the Viking threat?

 

Enjoy the rest of your Sunday and an additional day off tomorrow.

Your Year 5 Team.

Autumn 1 Week 7 – 17th October 2022

October 16, 2022

Autumn 1 – Week 7 – 17th October 2022

Our second … lays ahead of us

Here are the objectives for the week ahead.

Our PE days are Tuesday and Thursday (London) &

Monday and Tuesday (Cannon).

Mathematics

  • I can identify prime numbers and prime factors.
  • I can identify square numbers.
  • I can identify cube numbers.
  • I can multiply and divide numbers by 10/100/1000.

 

English (incl. Reading)

  • To explore figurative language.
  • To develop knowledge about Amanda Gorman and Grace Nichols.
  • To read poetry aloud with clarity.
  • To write poetry.
  • To publish poetry.

 

Spanish

  • To secure and expand my phonetic knowledge of Spanish – VI.

 

Science

  • I can describe and explain the phases of the moon.

 

RHE

  • Jigsaw – Topic: Being Me – Puzzle V

 

ART

  • To critically appraise an artist’s work.
  • To compose a still life Cubist art work.
  • To experiment with cardboard relief.

 

Enjoy your sunny Sunday.

Your Year 5 Team.

Autumn 1 – Week 6 – 10th October 2022

October 9, 2022

Autumn 1 – Week 610th October 2022

Welcome to our first ….

Here are the objectives for the week ahead.

Our PE days are Tuesday and Thursday (London) &

Monday and Tuesday (Cannon).

Mathematics

  • I can read, complete and interpret timetables.
  • I can multiply numbers by 10/100/1000 and identify multiples.
  • I can identify factors (incl. common factors).
  • I can divide numbers by 10/100/1000.
  • Pixl Paper 3

 

English (incl. Reading)

  • I can engage in book talk.
  • I can identify the key features of a persuasive text.
  • I can write a persuasive speech.
  • I can edit a persuasive speech.
  • Pixl SpaG test

 

Spanish

  • To secure and expand my phonetic knowledge of Spanish – V.

 

Science

  • I can explain and prove that Earth is a spherical body.

 

RHE

  • Jigsaw – Topic: Being Me – Puzzle IV

 

ART

  • To take inspiration from the greats (Sonia Delaunay lesson).
  • To show creativity and imagination with paper.
  • To critically appraise an artist’s work.

 

Enjoy your Sunday evening.

Your Year 5 Team.

Autumn 1 – Week 5 – 3rd October 2022

October 2, 2022

Autumn 1 – Week 5 – 3rd October 2022

Welcome to another week of …

Here are the objectives for the week ahead.

Our PE days are Tuesday and Thursday (London) &

Monday and Tuesday (Cannon).

Mathematics

  • I can solve multi-step subtraction problems.
  • I can read and interpret line-graphs.
  • I can read, complete and interpret timetables.
  • Pixl Paper 1 & 2

 

English (incl. Reading)

  • I can use relative clauses more confidently.
  • I can engage in book talk.
  • I can project my voice when reading aloud.
  • Comprehension – I can use clues from a text to visualise a setting.
  • I can write a setting description.

 

Spanish

  • To secure my phonetic knowledge of Spanish – IV.

 

Science

  • I can explain and evaluate the difference between the heliocentric and geocentric model/view of the universe.

 

RHE

  • Jigsaw – Topic: Being Me – Puzzle III

 

Geography

  • I can use a range of OS map symbols.
  • I can sketch my own map.
  • I can identify and compare different types of maps.
  • I can choose my own map for a purpose.

 

Enjoy your Sunday afternoon and evening.

Your Year 5 Team.

Autumn 1 Week 4 – 26th September 2022

September 25, 2022

Autumn 1 – Week 4 – 26th September 2022

Welcome to ….

Here are the objectives for the week ahead where we will link Science and Geography with our trip from last week.

How exciting!

Our PE days are Tuesday and Thursday (London) &

Monday and Tuesday (Cannon).

Mathematics

  • I can use addition as the inverse to subtraction.
  • I can use columnar method to subtract I.
  • I can use columnar method to subtract II.
  • I can round to estimate and approximate my subtractions.
  • I can solve multi-step subtraction problems.

 

English (incl. Reading)

  • I can engage in book talk.
  • I can identify the features of and uplevel a diary entry.
  • I can write a diary entry.
  • I can edit and improve my diary entry.
  • PIXL Reading Assessment
  • PIXL Spelling Assessment

 

Spanish

  • To secure my phonetic knowledge of Spanish – III.

Science

  • I can order the planets and identify key facts.

 

RHE

  • Jigsaw – Topic: Being Me – Puzzle II

 

Geography

  • I can use the compass rose to (4-12) give direction.
  • I can use 4-figure grid references.
  • I can use 6-figure grid references
  • I can use a range of OS map symbols.

 

Enjoy your weekend, particularly this sunny Sunday.

Your Year 5 Team.

Autumn 1 – Week 3 – 19th September 2022

September 19, 2022

Autumn 1 – Week 3 – 19th September 2022

Welcome to ….

On this memorable bank-holiday, here are the objectives for the exciting week ahead.

Our PE days are Tuesday and Thursday (London) &

Monday and Tuesday (Cannon).

Mathematics

  • I can add whole numbers with more than 4-digits.
  • I can round to estimate and approximate my calculations.
  • I can solve multi-step addition problems.

 

English (incl. Reading)

  • To engage in book talk.
  • To compare and contrast characters.
  • Short Writing Task

 

Spanish

  • To secure my phonetic knowledge of Spanish – II.

Science

  • Trip to the Royal Observatory

 

RHE

  • Jigsaw – Topic: Being Me

 

RE

  • I can develop my understanding of symbols.
  • I can understand the significance of Guru Nanak.
  • I can identify the key features of a gurdwara.

 

Enjoy your Monday afternoon and evening.

Your Year 5 Team.