Welcome to Year 5 

Teacher: Miss Clarke 
Teaching Assistant: Mrs Cordon & Mr Walters


Autumn Term Objectives

Year: 5      Date: September 2020

This is intended for parents and pupils to share the learning objectives for the term. It also provides targets for the term ahead.









-  read, write, order and compare numbers to at least 1,000,000 and determine the value of each digit.
-  round any whole number up to 1,000,000 to the nearest 10, 100, 1000, 10,000 and 100,000.
-  read Roman numerals to 1000 and recognise years written in Roman numerals.
-  interpret negative numbers in context, count forwards and backwards with + and – whole numbers, including through zero. -add and subtract whole numbers with more than 4 digits, including using formal written methods.
-  solve addition and subtraction multi-step problems.
-  complete, read and interpret information in tables including timetables

My Maths target is:

To know by heart all multiplication and division facts up to 12 x 12.










- read and discuss an increasingly wide range of fiction.
- increasing familiarity with a wide range of books including

fiction from our literary heritage.
- summarise main ideas from a paragraph/text and identify main ideas from text
- identifying how language, structure and presentation contribute to meaning.
- identifying audience and purpose for writing.
- consider how authors have developed characters and settings in what pupils have read.
- selecting appropriate grammar and vocabulary.
- To plan and develop ideas for writing.
- describe settings and characters.
- To check writing for correct use of tense and spelling/punctuation errors.

My English target is:

To change sentence construction for different text types, purposes and readers.

Other useful information for this term:


Music for Y5 is on Mondays so please remember to bring your instruments.
P.E. is on a Thursday afternoon and correct kit must be in school. Please make sure that long hair is tied back and earrings have been removed.
To encourage independence, your child is responsible for handing in their reading book when it needs changing. English homework set on a Tuesday and due in on Friday. Maths homework is set on a Friday and due in on Tuesday. Spellings are set on a Friday for a test the following Friday.


Discovery Quest Romans

Little Bloxwich C of E VC Primary School | Grenfell Road | Walsall | WS3 3DL
Tel: (01922) 684301 | Email: postbox@lit-bloxwich.walsall.sch.uk
Head Teacher: Ellen Taylor