Year 5 - Aspen and Beech


Our Year 5 team

Our curriculum

Autumn 2

Topic: We will remember

ICT: Creating videos and programming

PSHE: Friendships

Design Technology: Poppy badges

RE: Islam

History: World War One

Art: War scenes

Music: Singing

PE: Hockey, netball and circuits

Autumn 1

Topic: To infinity and beyond

Science: Space and beyond

ICT: Online safety

PSHE: New beginnings

Design Technology: Solar system mobile

RE: Islam

Art: Painting - Space pictures

Music: Tuned percussion instruments

PE: Tennis, cross-country and gym


Spring 2

Topic: Raging rivers

Science: Pond dipping and life cycles

ICT: Online safety

PSHE: Environmental hazards

Design Technology: Raft building

RE: Christianity

Geography: Rivers, maps and atlases

Music: Making rain sticks

PE: Tag-rugby and gymnastics

Spring 1

Topic: Heroes and villains

Science: Properties of materials

ICT: Typing skills

PSHE: Getting on and falling out

Design Technology: Costume design

RE: Christianity

Art: Comic style hero

Music: Identifying different musical instruments

PE: Football and dance


Summer 2

Topic: Ancient civilisations

Science: Animals including humans

ICT: Research for English

PSHE: Sex and relationships

Design Technology: Biscuits

RE: Islam

Art: Mod-roc masks

History: Ancient civilisations

Geography: Geographical similarities and differences

Music: Composition

PE: Athletics and cricket skills

Summer 1

Topic: Spies

Science: Forces

ICT: PowerPoint

PSHE: British Values

RE: Islam

Art: Emblems

Geography: Countries and cities

Music: Listening and recalling sounds

PE: Rounders and orienteering