Harris Academies
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Year 5

At HPAO we have a thematic approach to teaching the curriculum based on our Power of Reading Texts.

https://www.clpe.org.uk/powerofreading

The Year 5 skills map can be found here.

In Year 5 we will be teaching sequences  and themes based on the following texts:

 

 

GROOVY GREEKS

JOURNEYS

MARVELLOUS MAPS

ANGLO SAXONS

VIKINGS

HEAVENLY BODIES

POR

Adventures of Odysseus

Science

scientists and Inventors

History

Ancient Greeks

DT

Greek clay vases

Greek drama workshop

POR

The Princess Blankets

Science

Properties and changes of materials

Geography

Mountains

Science

Forces

POR

Shackleton’s Journey

Science

Geography

Map skills

Art/DT

Moving pictures CAM

 

Living things and their habitats

 

Visit – Greenwich Maritime Museum

 

 

POR

Freedom for Bron

 

Science

Animals including humans –

 

History

Anglo Saxons and Scoots

 

Beowulf Drama workshop

 

 

POR

The London Eye Mystery

 

History

Saxons and Vikings

 

Geography

Somewhere to settle

 

Science

 

Viking experience

POR

Moon Man or Cosmic

 

Science

Earth and space

 

Geography

Compare and contrast with a country abroad