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Twin Oaks Primary School

Willow Class

Welcome to Year 5!

The children are settling into Year 5 really well and we have already started some exciting learning. Below is the full overview for this half term.

Don't forget to log in to Google Classroom to find weekly homework and helpful links related to our topic. 

As always, if you have any questions, do not hesitate to speak to one of us.

Miss Darbourne, Sue and Melissa

year 5 autumn 2.pdf


In History, we are learning about the Early Islamic Civilisation. 

Here are some interesting links to learn more:

BBC Bitesize - Early Islamic CivilisationEarly Islamic Civilisation


In Science, we are learning about the human circulatory system and describing the functions of the heart, blood vessels and blood. We will also look at the impact of diet, exercise, drugs and lifestyle on the way our bodies function and describe the ways in which nutrients and water are transported within animals, including humans.

BBC Bitesize - The Circulatory System BBC Bitesize - The effects of diet and exercise on the body


In RE, we are learning about Buddhism and the teachings of the Buddha. 

BBC Bitesize - What is Buddhism?BBC Bitesize - What is Nirvana Day?

BBC Bitesize - What is Wesak? Britannica Kids - Buddhism

Other useful websites:

The children have individual logins for these websites in their reading diaries. 

TT Rockstars Accelerated Reader - Quizzes MyOn - Online books and audiobooks