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Chesswood Junior School

Chesswood Junior School

Year 5

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Curriculum Leaflet

Subject Times


Spring 1

Spring 2 / Summer 1

Summer 2



Year 5 enjoy a range of topics and activities throughout the year:

Autumn Term

  • To the Stars
    • A trip to Herstmonceux Observatory and Science Centre.
    • Pop-up planetarium visit.
  • Ancient Greeks.


  • The Maya - Rites and Rituals.
  • Moving Stuff!
  • Me and My Town.
    • Worthing Museum visit.
    • Town Trail.
  • Celebration assemblies.


Summer Term

  • Mountains High.
    • Hatching caterpillars.
  • Materials: their origin, use and trade
  • Swimming lessons.
  • Bikeability.

For more in-depth information on each term, please read the Curriculum Leaflets attached.