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Djanogly Sherwood Academy

Gawthorn + Hamilton

Welcome to our Year 5 page smiley




Welcome to our fifth term in Year 5. We hope you all had a great couple of weeks off. We are really excited about this term. Our topic for this term is entitled 'Where next' where we will be exploring what the focus for the future of humanity should be.



Meet our team!

Mr Brothwood - Hamilton Class Teacher

Miss Watson  - Gawthorne Class Teacher         

Mr Kelleher - Gawthorne Teaching Assistant



The theme for this term is Me as a Leader


We will be discussing what we can do to show leadership this term and what makes a good leader. 



In English this term we will be learning about:




In Maths this term we will be learning about:


  • Place value 
  • The 4 operations
  • Written calculations


In Topic this term we will be learning about:

Where next?


We will be learning all about where humans should explore next. The children will be taking part in a project where they will research and present their ideas of what humanity should do next. We will be learning to train like an astronaut in PE and using our mathematical skills to find out what we would need to reach Mars. 


ICT this term we will be learning about presenting our ideas. We will be using Purple Mash to create our own blogs to share our findings of human exploration.