Year 5




Miss Caswell and Mrs Murphy & Mrs Wood 



 Curriculum Evening 2018-2019


Maths Objectives      

Most children learn to:

  • Explain what each digit represents in whole numbers and decimals with up to two places, and partition, round and order these numbers
  • Use knowledge of place value and addition and subtraction of two-digit numbers to derive sums and differences and doubles and halves of decimals
  • Use efficient written methods to add and subtract whole numbers and decimals with up to two places
  • Read and plot coordinates in the first quadrant; recognise parallel and perpendicular line in grids and shapes; use a set-square and ruler to draw shapes with perpendicular or parallel sides
  • Draw and measure lines to the nearest millimetre; measure and calculate the perimeter of regular and irregular polygons' use the formula for the area of a rectangle to calculate the rectangle's area
  • Construct frequencies of events and changes over time 


See below for recommended reading lists, reading top tips, books covered in class and spelling lists.

Recommended Reading List                            Reading Top Tips                                             Spelling List

We cover these books in Year 5: