Year 5 – Mr Rice

This is a useful link for Year 5 this half term: https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/solar-system/our-solar-system/overview/

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