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Science Year Five Planning

Discover some schemes of work, lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in science for Year Five in Key Stage Two to teach about habitats, food digestion, states of matter, sound and electricity

Earth in Space

Describe the movement of the Earth, and other planets, relative to the Sun in the Solar System by using practical models and researching information

Changing Materials

Investigate, test and record how a range of different materials can be changed and altered including the use of dissolving and evaporation

Testing Materials

Investigate and test the properties of different types of materials including durability, opacity, strength and conductivity

  • Oliver Twist
    Read and answer comprehension questions about the structure and content of a classic work of fiction by a significant author
  • Story Writing
    Plan and write a story using familiar settings based on a book by a significant children’s author, practise building words using roots and prefixes and use nouns in sentences with matching determinants
  • Story Publishing
    Edit and make corrections to a story set in a school to use when publishing a class library book
  • Story Drafting
    compose a first draft for a story describing a problem that a new character might cause when joining a school