Year 5


Year 5 Teachers:

  • Mr James Traviss
  • Miss Samara Radcliffe
  • Ms Sarah Burke

Units of Inquiry

Transdisciplinary Theme

Central Idea

Time Frame

Who we are

Understanding grows from experience

Term 1 Week 1 - 5

Sharing the planet

Environmental factors influence management

Term 1 Week 6 - 10

Where we are in time and place

Civilisations change over time and impact our society

Term 2 Week 1 - 8

How we organise ourselves

Power coincides with responsibility

Term 2 Week 7 - Term 3 Week 2

How the world works

Understanding principles enables problem solving

Term 3 Week 3 - Term 3 Week 10

How we express ourselves

Mini exhibition

Term 4 Week 1 - 10

(Units of Inquiry may run a week longer or shorter than the expected time frame)