Welcome to Dove Bank

Year 5 Curriculum

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Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring Summer 1 Summer 2
Who was Oliver Cromwell? Goodies and Baddies in Tudor Times Why are the USA so important for our adventures into space?


What happens in the cycle of life?


How can we rediscover the wonders of Ancient Egypt?
Material world

(properties of material)

Out of this world



Let’s get moving



Circle of life and growing pains

(life cycles of animals)

Super Scientists
·         Drawing (sketching artefacts)



·         Cooking (link to Christmas)


·         Textiles (Tudor purse)


·         Painting (abstract art – rocket paintings)

·         Clay –

·         Electronics


ICT digital images  – nature up close photographs


Collage – backdrops for animations

·         Printing


·         Stiff and flexible sheet material – making pyramids