Year 5 – Mrs Jopson

    Writing Targets for Year 5

    Working Towards Expected

    • I can describe a setting
    • I can describe a character
    • I can use capital letters and full stops correctly
    • I can mostly use paragraphs correctly
    • I can mostly use heading / sub-headings
    • I can use some coordinating conjunctions
    • I can use some subordinating conjunctions
    • I can use commas after fronted adverbials mostly correctly
    • I can use inverted commas mostly correctly
    • I can use a possessive apostrophe mostly correctly
    • Spelling most Year 3 & 4 words correctly
    • Start spelling some Year 5 & 6 words correctly

    Working At Expected

    • I can use paragraphs to organise my ideas
    • I can use specific language to describe a setting, character and plot
    • I can use dialogue to describe a setting, character and plot
    • I can mostly use the correct tense in my writing
    • I can use coordinating conjunctions
    • I can use subordinating conjunctions
    • I can use question marks correctly
    • I can use exclamation marks correctly
    • I can use inverted commas mostly correctly
    • I can use apostrophes for contraction mostly correctly
    • I can use commas in a list mostly correctly
    • I can use inverted comas mostly correctly
    • Spelling Year 3 & 4 words correctly
    • Spelling some Year 5 & 6 words correctly

    Working At Greater Depth

    • I can create atmosphere in my writing
    • I can integrate dialogue to develop characters
    • I can mostly use vocabulary and grammatical structures in formal writing
    • I can use themes across my writing to link paragraphs together and create a flow of text
    • I can vary the position of clauses in sentences
    • I can use inverted commas mostly correctly
    • I can use commas for clarity mostly correctly
    • I can use punctuation for parenthesis (dashes,brackets, commas) mostly correctly
    • I can show some correct use of semi-colons
    • I can show some correct use of dashes
    • I can show some correct use of colons
    • I can show some correct use of hyphens
    • Spelling most Year 5 & 6 words correctly