Each topic that children study is supported by a number of resources. In addition to the resources that children will use in class, the resources below are also relevant to the topics being studied by children in Year 5 during the course of the school year.

Making use of these resources as a home learning activity helps children to achieve their curriculum objectives for the year.

Resources for the current topic are already displayed. Press a term button to view other resources.


Year 5 Autumn Term: Space and Beyond

This is the Russian space station, Mir, seen orbiting the Earth. Mir endured 15 years in orbit, three times its planned lifetime. This picture was taken from Space Shuttle Atlantis in 1995.

Earth from space, with the Mir space station in orbit

We do our best to make sure these resources are suitable for children. Hook Junior School is not responsible for the content of external, third party website, or for any harmful content that may be found on any of the pages described here. We recommend that in all cases, children are working in a supervised environment with a parent, teacher or other responsible adult.

Images appearing on this page are all used under Creative Commons licensing via Wikimedia unless otherwise stated.

One or more copies of each book shown on this page is available for children to refer to in the school librari.