St Gildas
St. Gildas'
Catholic Junior School

Year 5

Classes 5P and 5A


Welcome to the Year 5 page. Year 5 teachers are Mr Power and Miss Ashworth. Year 5 teaching assistants are Miss Fallon and Mrs Alford.

Below is a curriculum outline for this Autumn second half term. 



 Advent to Christmas
Non-Number work

Weeks 1- Translating 2D Shapes on a grid.

Weeks 2&3 - Measuring Mass and using kg/g/lbs

Weeks 4&5 - Converting between analogue clocks and 24hr digital clocks, problem solving.

Weeks 6&7 - Drawing and measuring angles, acute, obtuse and reflex.

 Materials, their properties and changes of state
 We are Toy Designers
 Weeks 1-3 The Vikings!

Weeks 4-8 Marvellous Maps

 Sports Skills (With Coach Phillip) and Swimming at Park Road Swimming Baths  
Art/ DT 
 Viking art and crafts
 Ongoing Singing Skills and Charanga.


PE lessons are every Monday (5A) and Wednesday (5P). Pupils should bring their PE kits to school on Mondays and take them home on Fridays. Children should adhere to the school uniform policy and wear plimsolls, black shorts and their St. Gildas PE top. Black jogging pants are encouraged for the colder, winter months.

Swimming takes place every Friday. Pupils should bring their swim suit/ trunks, goggles and a swimming cap.