Year 5 Events Gallery 2020-21

Take a look at the fun things we have been doing in Year 5 this year.

 

Amazing Americas - October 2020

During our Amazing Americas topic, we looked at many geographical features of the continent of North America. We particuarly enjoyed finding out about the varied climate zones and completed puzzle packs, comparing different regions. The children had to match descriptions with data, including graphs for temperature, precipitation and daylight hours, as well as pictures.

 

Vincent van Gogh Topic - September 2020

As part of our topic about Vincent van Gogh the children enjoyed producing their own version of A Starry Night.

 

Space the Final Frontier - September 2020

For our recent topic, we studied the Earth’s rotation to explain day and night and the apparent movement of the sun across the sky. We conducted an experiment to answer the question: 'How do shadows change throughout the day?' We looked at variables that we could change and how to conduct a fair test, as well as making predictions. We recorded our results and evaluated the evidence to check if our predictions were correct . . . . we were!!