Year 5 – 18th September 2017

History
The 1948 Berlin Crisis, the formation of West and East Germany
 The development of the cold war – us containment , consequences of the trueman doctrine, the marshall plan.
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Chemistry 
chemical formula and chemical equations
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Physics
Exam style questions
Density and pressure
Experiments 1-  to compare the densities of different liquids – 2  & 3- to show that water has pressure
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English 
Writing to inform – exam practice
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Computer Science
 Parity check , check digit and check sum, the internet, www, html, http
Python programming
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Additional maths
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Sport – Kung Fu
Sport –  7 mile hike
Volunteering – Young Leader – Beavers
Philosophy Group – Do we really own things?
Spanish – one hour lesson
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Year 5 – 11th September 2017

History 
 
Super powers 
 
The development of the cold war – the impact of the truman doctrine and marshall plan, formation of com inform and comecon
 
Soviet expansion, how soviet control was carried out 1945-47, impact on us soviet relations, examination practice.
 
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Chemistry 
 
Experiments – Diffusion in Air, diffusion in liquid, diffusion in liquid using chemicals. 
 
Atomic structure , relative formula masses and molar volume of gasses 
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Physics
 
End of topic questions
 work  and power- work , gravitational potential energy and kinetic energy, power,  end of topic questions
 
energy resources and  electricity generation, renewable energy sources.
 
Task – list the disadvantages and advantages of different renewable and non- renewable resources in terms of pollution, cost time to replace renewables and response time – mini project
 
Videos
 
Experiment
 
estimating the energy transferred to potential energy in climbing a flight of stairs
 
creating craters
 
 
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English
 
 writing to inform – genre, purpose, audience,
Anthology – The last night from charlotte grey
 and  global warming
 
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Computer science
 
 data transmission, long or short distance, simple and duplex, types of cable, serial or parallel, data bus, transmission errors p 39
 
work through the data folder of the online version – folder 2 – communication- s
 
python programming
 
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Additional Maths
 
changing the subject of an algebraic expression and the solution of linear simultaneous equations
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Spanish 
One hour lesson
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Sport
10k run
Kung Fu
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Year 5!!!! Our last year – 4th September 2017

Roadrunner has decided he would prefer me just to give him all that he needs to complete and he decides when he does it.

History 
 
Super powers  – Timeline – The origins of the cold war – early tensions between east & west
 
 13 differences between the super powers 
Chemistry 
 
How to carry out a better experiment- fair tests- controls- safety- general revision tips.
The scientific method
 Presentation of data
 
States of matter
 
 
experiment – speed at which ice melts to water and then boils & what happens when steam cools down – to show how molecules of water vapour take up more space than the molecules of an ice cube. 
 
Physics
Units if energy, energy, different kinds of energy, potential and kinetic energy, chemical energy, nuclear energy, conservation of energy, snaky diagrams, thermal transfer, conduction, convection and radiation- 
 
Experiments – Estimating the energy transferred to potential energy in climbing a flight of stairs
 
 Experiment to show the conversion of potential energy to kinetic energy- potential energy applied  to roller coasters kinetic and  potential energy
 
English
 
How to answer a question about poetry in the exam  and assignment 5
 
Computer science
 
 Data storage, number values, digital graphics, digital sound and video, compression
Sport
 
Horse riding
Kung Fu
Running

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