Anthony Horowitz - Year 5

Welcome to Anthony Horowitz class

Meet the Team: 

Class Teacher: Mrs Cahill

Teaching Assistants: Mrs Clemo and Mrs Woodland.

We have really enjoyed the year so far!


Our Class Author - Anthony Horowitz

Anthony Horowitz - IMDb

Anthony John Horowitz CBE is an English novelist and screenwriter specialising in mystery and suspense. His works for children and young adult readers include the Alex Rider series featuring a 14-year-old British boy who spies for MI6, The Power of Five series, and The Diamond Brothers series. 

Horowitz was born in StanmoreMiddlesex, into a Jewish family, and in his early years lived an upper middle class lifestyle. An unhappy child, Horowitz enjoyed reading books from his father's library. As a child, Horowitz used to go to Instow, where his nanny took him boating on the River Torridge. He also had a stuffed monkey named Benjamin (which was later eaten by his dog).

Diamond Brothers | Books | Anthony HorowitzNever Say Die - Alex Rider (Paperback) Anthony Horowitz (author) – Primary  BooksGranny : Horowitz, Anthony: BooksGroosham Grange: Horowitz, Anthony: 9781406361681: Books

Areas of Learning: 

Maths: Multiplication and division, Fractions, Decimals and Percentages and Statistics

English: Quest story focussing on character description and a Newspaper Report.

Reading: Developing our Rainbow Reading skills and understanding (Copy Cat, Authors Craft, Text Detective and Judge and Jury question types).

RE: Understanding why Christians believe Jesus was the Messiah

Science: Properties of Materials.

RSHE: Puberty and Relationships.

Topic: Ancient Romans v Ancient Greeks.

Here is our sticky knowledge for this topic:

Please see Homework, Spellings and KIRFs below - Along with other important information.