Glenfall Community Primary School

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Year 5


Staff teachers – Mrs Grisman ( Monday and Tuesday) and Mrs Uppal (Wednesday, Thursday and Friday).

Teaching assistants – Mrs Ingram, Mrs Beasley, Mrs Smith and Miss Newdeck.


Autumn Term



Our class topic this term is the Mystery of the Nile.  Children will be finding out about the importance of the Nile and learning about Egyptian beliefs, daily life and the amazing discovery of Tutankhamun.  

word mat Egypt


Our science focus will be ‘Materials’, comparing, separating and changing, with lots of practical tasks!


Our class novel this term is Cogheart by Peter Bunzl. This novel, set in an alternative Victorian world, where mechanical people and animals exist, centres around Lilly and her desperate search for her missing father.


 Useful Information

PE is Tuesdays and Wednesdays.  Please wear PE kit.

Forest School is Fridays.

Spelling tests are on Mondays.

Homework should be handed in on Mondays or Tuesdays.

Termly Overview and Letter

Autumn letter 2022

Home Learning Mystery of the Nile 2022

Please find spellings for this term below:

Y5 spellings 2022 2023 Amazon Autumn

Y5 spellings 2022 2023 Nile Autumn

Useful Website links: