They will build upon their knowledge and experiences of FS to enable them to work collaboratively in groups and independently. They will effectively manage conflict and be able to find resolutions independently.
Learners will routinely be pushed out of their comfort zone to increase resilience, working with others and communication skills. They will begin to have some understanding of how and why being outside improves their mental health.
As individuals they will be able to contribute to group discussions with balanced, well thought out opinions and understand the importance of democracy and critical thinking.Their knowledge of the wider world will be increased and how they have a responsibility for its sustainability.
As environmentalists, Year 5 will think about the impact humanity has already had on the environment and pledge to be better than previous generations. We will look to the future and hold ourselves accountable to the pledges we made, by creating a time capsule with our promises and our memories which will be opened when they leave in Year 6.
These time capsules will contain lessons that we have learnt about our own selves well as our wider community.