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Crickhowell Community Primary School

Crickhowell Community Primary School

Year 5



Topic for this term:


Any further details about this term’s topic:


Journey through space, the final frontier…. Navigate beyond the Sun, the magnificent, blazing star at the centre of the solar system!

We will be investigating the eight planets and taking a look at the moon. Then its 3…2…1…. BLAST OFF! We will be building and launching a rocket for an important test mission. Our topic has a science focus but we will be developing our information writing and poetry skills. We’re hoping that we can visit ‘We are curious’ and experience the planetarium.

Days which PE kit will be needed:

Children can wear their P.E kit to school every Tuesday. We aim to be outdoors as much as possible so please make sure your child wears the appropriate clothing.  

Days homework will be set:


Days homework is to be handed in:


Any other ways parents can help

If you have any information or knowledge that you could offer on space and the planets, and are happy to share this with the children please get in touch.

We would appreciate your support this term with listening to your child read regularly and practising the multiplication tables.

Any other general reminders

Your child will need a healthy snack at break time.

Please ensure that the appropriate school uniform and footwear is worn.

Your child may submit their homework through Google classroom or in their orange homework books.

Cloakroom doors get locked shortly after 9am. Children arriving after that must use the main front door.

Children are now allowed to take home their readings books. Can you please make sure they are brought in the next day.