Our next topic for the autumn term is...

The Pre- Raphaelites

Our topic will begin with an art exhibition in our classroom, where the children will show appreciation for various pieces of art and learn the history and story implied through art.

National Curriculum art objectives:

Use create sketch books to record observations and use them to review and revisit ideas.

Improve their mastery of art and design techniques; drawing, watercolours

Great artists in history


By the end of the topic we will have:

 Understood the era of Pre-Raphaelite

Understood who was involved and why there was a movement

Understood art techniques

Developed use of materials

Developed experimentation and increased awareness of different kinds of art

Been able to critique art by themselves and others.


In English we will link our work by producing work such as:

Explanation & appreciation of Pre-Raphaelite art

Newspaper report - Stolen Paintings!

We will continue to read our class text:

Our class timetable

  The  Maths Key Instant Recall Facts for the Autumn term can be found below

Autumn 1

Autumn 2


Spelling Support

Y5/6 Spelling List


Please help your child work towards these; it will make a difference.