Year 5

Welcome to Year 5.

Our teachers are Miss White and Mr Butler.


Our Challenge Curriculum


Here at Adelaide Primary School we deliver the 2014 National Curriculum using a 'challenge curriculum' approach.

This year we will be investigating the following questions:


Autumn Term

- Do all animals and plants start life as an egg? (Science)

- What is so special about the USA? (Geography)

- Who was Andy Warhol? (Art)

- How different will you be when you are as old as the Queen? (Science)

- Why should gunpowder, treason and plot never be forgotten? (History)

- How can you be the next apprentice? (Design and Technology)



Spring Term

- Can you feel the force? (Science)

- Were the Anglo-Saxons really smashing? (History)

- Will we ever send another human to the moon? (Science)



Summer Term 

- How can you be the next potions master at Hogwarts? (Science)

- How can we re-discover the wonders of Ancient Egypt? (History)

- Why should the rainforest be important to us all? (Geography)

- How can we make a mechanical toy for Key Stage 1? (Design and Technology)




Year 5 have PE on Tuesday and Friday.


We need a white t-shirt, black shorts and a pair of sandshoes. Earrings must be taken out for PE.



Miss White & Mr Butler will give us homework every Monday .

We need to return it before Thursday.



Colour Key


Year 5 Long Term Plan 2016 2017