Learning Journey - Spring 2
Why Didn't I Think of That?
This term we are learning all about Scientists and Inventors such as David Attenborough and Eva Crane. We will also be taking part in Science week (13th - 17th March).
In Literacy we are using a text called The Ice Bear by Jackie Morris.
In Mathematics we are learning all about fractions, decimals and percentages.
Welcome to the Year 5 Birch class page!
This term are learning about space. Our topic is called "Houston, we have a problem".
This half term we will be setting up our own space tourism companies and designing the advertising campaign to help persuade "Dragons" to invest in our ideas. We will write an opening speech and present our company, just as in "Dragon's Den". We will also have to design and construct a prototype 'moon-buggy' for customers.
In our Maths we will be focusing on mastering our knowledge of addition and subtraction. We will develop our mental calculation strategies and improve our ability to use the standard written method in both addition and subtraction