Our Year 5 Curriculum

Why not have a look at our curriculum maps and see what you will be learning this year? Where will our learning journey take you?

Curriculum Map Whole Year Journey – Year 5

Curriculum Overview Year 5 Autumn

Curriculum Overview Year 5 Spring

Curriculum Overview Year 5 Summer

Curriculum Letters

Curriculum Letter Autumn 2023 Yr 5


Year 5

Plum Class

Silver Birch Class

Miss Hickling

Three interesting Facts:

  • My favourite book is The Wizard of Oz.
  • The best holiday I have ever had was in Vietnam.
  • I have fed and swam with Elephants.

Mrs Daly

Three Interesting Facts:

  • I have a tortoiseshell cat called Coco.
  • I am an avid Harry Potter fan.
  • My best holiday was sailing around the Mediterranean.

Year 5 Teaching Assistants 

Mrs Satterley

Ms Dyer

Ms Green

Miss Beeton

Ms Ashley

Our topic this term is ‘All Over This Land’. What we are teaching is outlined in the attached Curriculum Newsletter.

Key question: Which nation is the most environmentally friendly?

We will be comparing and contrasting different locations in the United Kingdom and exploring physical and human geographical features.

Click on the following links to learn even more about the different areas of the curriculum we will be covering:

Map skills and knowledge



Geography- The United Kingdom



Key question: Were the Viking really that brutal?

We will be exploring the Viking and Anglo-Saxon struggle for the Kingdom of England!

Science- Properties and changes of materials

Art- Portrait work and Frida Kahlo

Design and Technology- Seasonality

Music- Music notation



RE- Islamic calligraphy