Welcome to the Pallister Park Year 5 Page
This year we will be covering:
Autumn term 1: Stargazers
Children will learn all about our solar system. We will look closely at the key features of the planets, famous figures and even build lunar landers!
Autumn term 2: Time Traveller
Children will learn about the local history of Middlesbrough. This involves the chronology of key events; how the industrial revolution affected Middlesbrough and key figures.
Spring term 1: Beast Creator
Children will learn about many different types of animals. We will look closely at life cycles, observational drawing techniques and comparing animal groups.
Spring term 2: Ancient Greece
Children will learn about the lifestyles of the Ancient Greeks. We will cover the gods they worshipped, the trade industry and how they advanced over time.
Summer term 1: Allotments
Children will learn about plants in great detail. We will cover why crops only grow in certain regions, how plants grow and the geography of certain foods.
Summer term 2: Scream Machine
Children will learn about the scientific background of rollercoasters. We will cover levers and pulleys, building your own rollercoaster and designing your own theme park.