Welcome to

Manor Leas Junior Academy

Menu Close
Home Page

Manor LeasJunior Academy

Where excellence and enjoyment go hand in hand

Year 5

Welcome to Year 5!


Darwin Class: Miss Stanney

Einstein Class: Mr Scott 

Rowling Class: Miss Taylor

Term 1 History

Our topic this term focuses on the slave trade 1583-1832AD.  By the end of the History unit of work the children will be able to discuss in depth our key question: 'What impact did 'Triangular Trade' have on the world?'

Additional Home Learning - Now>Press>Play!

Now Press Play have given our learners access to their stories at home. You might go to the moon, work down a mine, meet a talking plant, jump off the Titanic, travel on a slave ship and much much more.


Password:  nowpressplay


Go to for the latest songs to sing at home.

Happy singing! πŸŽΆπŸŽ€πŸ˜€

Mindfulness and Keeping Active

Term 2 Science 'Out of this World and Forces'

Term 3 History : The Industrial Revolution 1760-1901

Does technological advance mean the same as progress?

Term 3 Geography: What impacts do rivers have on our landscape?

Term 4 History: Should it be called History or 'Herstory'?

Knowledge organiser - Earth and Space

Year 5 Knowledge Organiser - Rainforests