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Welcome to Year 5

Our Spring 2 topic is…

Roll up, roll up! You’re going on a day trip to a theme park to soak up the unique sights, smells and sounds of the fair.

Learn about the science behind roller coasters and write poems that are shaped as a loop the loop. Design your own theme park and show your ideas on a digital map.

 

Testing, testing! Time for some mini-investigations. Cam mechanisms, pendulums, pulleys and prototypes. Let’s go behind the scenes to see forces at work.

Good news! The engineers at ‘Scream Towers’ love your work and want you to build a death-defying new drop ride for a theme park. Make a working model and test it out with uncooked eggs. Cracking stuff!

Okay, ready to ride? Don’t forget to scream if you want to go faster!

Cornerstones ILP Year 5 Scream Machine

 

 

 

 

 

This half term we are reading ‘Kensuke’s Kingdom’ by Michael Morpurgo.

Resources

                                                     

Year News

Scream Machine Knowledge Organiser Spring 2              

Year Events

This half term our PE days are Wednesday and Thursday.  

Year 5 Resource List

Sumdog
Scholastic Book Club
Phonic Play
Oxford Owl
Multiplication
Maths Factor
Change 4 life
My Maths
Kid-Rex
Parent Info
Booktrust
BBC Schools
Family Information Service, Middlesbrough
IQM Centre of Excellence Award
IQM Inclusive School Award
E-Safety – Progress
E-Safety – Commitment
PE
CEOP
School games silver
RRSA
Early years quality mark
Parent view
Numbers count
Napta
LPPA
Eco schools
Click ceop
British heart foundation
Arts council England
School games gold

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