St Michael's Road, Melksham, Wiltshire SN12 6HN

01225 702 563

Aloeric Primary School

Year Five





Eagle Class Teacher: Mr Cubitt

       Falcon Class Teacher: Miss Carruthers

Welcome to Year 5

We hope that your child has a fantastic time in Year 5. Our aim is for them to develop a real love for learning and recognise their potential as learners and as citizens of our school and community. We are proud to have high expectations of ourselves and the children we teach and look forward to working closely with them over the coming terms.

If you do have further questions, please pop into see us.

Many Thanks for your support.

Click to download our 'Meet the teacher presentation' for Year 5

During school closure please check this page for home learning updates (click to download)

06.07.20 Year 5 planning sheet.pdf

Year 5 6.7.20 Lesson 1 - Regular and irregular polygons.pdf

Year 5 6.7.20 Lesson 3 - Reflection.pdf

Year 5 6.7.20 Lesson 2 - Reasoning about 3D shapes.pdf

Year 5 6.7.20 Lesson 4 - Translation.pdf

29.06.20 Year 5 planning sheet

22.06.20 Year 5 planning sheet

Handwriting Practice - Continuous Cursive

Lesson 1 - Subtracting decimals with the same number of decimal places

Lesson 2 - Subtracting decimals with a different number of decimal places

Lesson 3 - Multiplying decimals by 10 100 and 1000

Lesson 4 - Dividing decimals by 10 100 and 1000

Reading comprehension

15.6.20 Year 5 planning sheet

Lesson 1 - Understand percentages

Lesson 2 - Percentages as fractions and decimals

Lesson 3 - Adding decimals with the same number of decimal places

Lesson 4 - Adding decimals with a different number of decimal places

Clue Cards

Recording Sheet

Neil Armstrong reading comprehension

8.6.20 Year 5 planning sheet

Lesson 1 - Decimals as fractions

Lesson 2 - Understand thousandths

Lesson 3 - Rounding decimals

Lesson 4 - Order and compare decimals

Planetary Poster

Planetary Fact Cards

Handwriting Practice - Continuous Cursive

Reading comprehension

 1.06.20 Year 5 planning sheet

Spherical Bodies.ppt

Scientific Ideas and Evidence

Spellings Word Search

Tim Peake reading comprehension.pdf

Handwriting Practice - Continuous Cursive.pdf

Lesson 1 - Multiply unit and non-unit fractions by integers.pdf

Lesson 2 - Multiply mixed numbers by integers 2019.pdf

Lesson 3 - Fractions of an amount 2019.pdf

Lesson 4 - Fractions as operators 2019.pdf

We have lots of exciting topics planned for our Year 5 classes this year to make their learning lively and engaging.


  • Term 1 - Adventures and Explorers

Big Question: Should anyone be allowed to climb Mount Everest?

(Reading book: The Girl of Ink and Stars)

  • Term 2 - Anglo-Saxons

Big Question: Why was Alfred so Great?

(Reading book: Freedom for Bron)

  •  Term 3 - Vikings

Big Question: Villains or Victors?

(Reading book: Saga of Eric the Viking)

  •  Term 4 - History of Aloeric
History focus on Aloeric the Knight
  • Term 5 - Frozen Planet

Big Question: Are deserts always hot?

(Reading book: Sky Song)

  • Term 6 - Space

Big Question: How has the role of women changed throughout history?

(Reading books: Hidden Figures, Goodnight stories for Rebel Girls)


 Term 1 2019 Newsletter

Curriculum Newsletter Year 5 - Term 2 - 2018.pptx

Curriculum Newsletter Year 5 - Term 3 - 2019.pptx



 Pages & Sites of Interest

Please note that Aloeric Primary School are not responsible for the content of external web sites.

Road To Grammar & Road To Grammar Junior

Connectives Penalty Shootout

Maths Problem Solving