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Exceptional Education at the Heart of the Community

Exceptional Education at the Heart of the Community

Year 5: Indigo Class

Welcome to Year 5: Indigo Class!

Your Class Teacher is Jane. 

This year our topics are:

Term 1 Term 2 Term 3 Term 4 Term 5 Term 6
Alchemy Island Star Gazers Pharoahs Scream Machine Off with her Head! Beast Creator

Key Objectives for English and Maths are:

English Objectives:

  • I can write quickly in a fluent and legible style
  • Use rich and varied vocabulary
  • Write engaging stories with detail and dialogue
  • Use headings, subheadings and paragraphs
  • Evaluate and edit own work
  • Read aloud confidently, clearly and with expression
  • Understand what is read
  • Retrieve and record information
  • Participate in discussions about books
  • Follow spelling patterns and rules
  • Use a range of grammatical functions to improve a sentence

Maths Objectives:

  • To solve number and practical problems in one or more steps
  • To add and subtract numbers with up to 6 digits
  • To recall multiplication and division facts for multiplication tables to 12 x 12
  • To multiply up to four digits by one and two digit numbers
  • To solve simple problems involving fractions, decimals and percentages
  • Solve problems by converting units of measure
  • Estimate, compare and measure different angles
  • To identify a shape that’s been translated or reflected
  • To interpret and present data on a line graph

It is going to be an exciting year in Indigo Class! We plan to:

  • Perform in front of the whole school
  • Make something to take home
  • Compete in a sport
  • Raise money for charity
  • Cook or bake something to eat
  • Have our work displayed
  • Play in a team
  • Have a classroom job or responsibility
  • Visit an art gallery or museum
  • Visit the Oasis Farm
  • Conduct experiments
  • Share our interests and read to the whole class
  • Read with a child in another class
  • Recite a poem
  • Invent a potion
  • Learn how to save money
  • Sing lots of songs
  • Help each other be our best
  • Draw, paint and sculpt
  • Read lots of books
  • Write a poem
  • Learn about different faiths
  • Use a range of technology
  • Learn how to play an instrument
  • Learn how to be safe
  • Make a costume and take part in a carnival
  • Learn words and phrases in other languages
  • Visit a place of worship
  • Read and design maps
  • Develop our character through the 9 Habits
  • Perform on a world class stage
  • Learn to ride a bike

Indigo Class Photo Gallery ... coming soon!