The Ancient Greeks

This leaflet contains curriculum information for the coming term. Please support your child where you can. If you would like more information please get in touch.

Many thanks,

Miss Evans, Miss Heeks,

Mrs Downward & Mr Bond

Key Dates for the diary

Monday 20th– Friday 24th February—Half term holiday

27h February—Training day—school closed to children

02.03.23—World Book Day

10.03.23—Science Day

Tuesday 21st March – Year 5  Inspire Afternoon




Homework will be given out on a Friday, on Mirodo to be completed throughout the following week.

The pupils will receive every week:

  • A piece of English homework
  • A piece of Maths homework

It is also important that you hear your child read on a regular basis, ideally this would be for a  minimum of 10 minutes a day. Please record when you have heard your child read in their reading  record book.

Children will also have weekly spelling tests. They wil have between 8 and 10 new words to learn each week and tests take place on Fridays.. The spellings will be posted on the class DOJO pages




The Ancient Greeks

Civilisation, Communication and Inventions



Our key texts are going to be:

Who Let the Gods Out?



The writing genres we are going to study are:


Balanced Argument

Narrative Poetry 



Our Maths topics are going to be:

Perimeter and Area




Learning Outside the Classroom

Learning Outside the Classroom

Orienteering Tasks in Maths, English and Topic Spontaneous trips TBC



Earth and Space

STEM project 



Art—Sculpture (Greek masks)

Music—Flute/Brass lessons


PE –Gymnastics/Dance

History—Timeline, Greek Theatres,  democracy

Geography— Ancient Greek States,, weather, landscape

Computing—STEM project