Curriculum – Year 6

Listed below is the Curriculum for Year 6 for 2017-2018.
The class page for Year 6 can be found here.

Subject

Autumn 1

Theme:

STREET CHILD

Christian Value: Hope

Autumn 2

Ancient Egyptians

Christian Value:

Justice

Spring 1

Y5- Feel the force

Y6- light up your world

Christian Value:

Thankfulness

Spring 2

Art Attack!

Christian Value:

Forgiveness

Summer 1

Theme:

Groovy Greeks

Christian Value:

Endurance

Summer 2

Theme:

Groovy Greeks/World Cup

English

Recounts

Newspaper

poetry

Narrative

Letters

Biographical writing

Non-chronological writing

Shakespeare

Unit

instructions

Explanations

Discussions

Persuasive

Mathematics Y5/6 objectives Y5/6 objectives

SATs REVISION

Y5/6 objectives

Y5/6 objectives

Science

Year 5

  Living things and their habitats
(our changing world)

 Forces

(Feel the force)

 Earth and space

(Earth and beyond)

 Properties and
changes of
material
(Get sorted/everyday materials)
Properties and changes of materials
(Marvellous Mixtures/all change)
 Animals, including humans
(reproduction in plants and animals)

Science

Year 6

Living things and their habitats (Nature Library)

 

Evolution and inheritance

(Our changing world/Everything changes)

 

Science:

(Low Voltage/ Light up the world)

Evolution and Inheritance (Everything Changes) Animals, including humans (Body Pump- Science week after SATS)  Animals, including humans (Body health)

R.E

Year 5

What is the best way for a Hindu to
show commitment to God?
 Is the Christian story true?  How can Brahman be everywhere  Did God intend Jesus to be crucified
and if so was Jesus aware of this 
 Does belief in Karma,Samsara and Moksha help Hindus lead good lives  What is the best way for a Christian to show
commitment to God

R.E

Year 6

What is the best way for a Muslim to show commitment to God? How significant is it that Mary was Jesus’ mother? Is anything ever eternal? Is Christianity still a strong religion 2000 years after Jesus was on Earth? Does life after Akhirah (life after death) help Muslims leave good lives? Does life after Akhirah (life after death) help Muslims leave good lives?

Computing

Y5

 SCRATCH:
developing games
 Internet research  SKETCHUP  Flowal  Radio station

Computing

Y6

Web design

(linked to our topic)

e-safety

 Programming (KODU and SCRATCH).  Spreadsheets Filmaking
History Ancient Egyptians Ancient Greeks Ancient Greeks
Geography

Map work of Egypt.

River Nile

D.T N/A

Cards

Calendars

 

Linked to topic

Linked to topic Linked to topic Summer fayre enterprise
Art Victorian inspired art

Egyptian art

Christmas cards and calendars

Y5: Chuck Close

Y6: Van Gogh

Greek art
Music Christmas Carols

Y5 Musical notation and composition

Y6 Production/ singing

P.E FUNS FUNS FUNS FUNS FUNS FUNS