Year Group 6
This term is another busy term for year 6. SAT assessments begin on Monday 9th May until Thursday 12th May. Following the SAT tests, we will be preparing for Confirmation and the end of year production, as well as completing transition units of work.
Below is an outline of the curriculum which we will follow up to the end of the Summer term.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us. Thank you for your support.
Reading: Revision of different text types.
Writing: Writing for different purposes.
Grammar: Past papers as part of SAT revision
Legends – Robin Hood.
Film focus - Alma
Writing Focus: Persuasion Text, Diary Entry, Letter and Story Writing.
Poetry : The Lighthouse The Literacy Shed
Drama, Speaking and Listening: Play rehearsal
Fractions and decimals
Calculating with fractions and decimals
Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
Secure calculation methods
Solving problems using all four operations
Ratio and proportion
Expressing an unknown in problems
Geometry – properties of shape
Drawing and constructing nets
Angles in polygons
Light - Identify sources of light & revise facts that light travels in straight lines & opaque objects form shadows. Understand that to see, light needs to enter the eye. Investigate light reflection & refraction, white light made of many colours & the speed of light.
Electricity- Sc4 1a Construct circuits, incorporating a battery & range of switches to make devices work. 1b Find out the effect of changing components in circuits, making bulbs brighter or dimmer.
Breadth of study: 1d Carry out a range of scientific investigations.
2b Recognise there are hazards in physical processes, and assess risks and take action to reduce risks to themselves and others.
Belonging to the Church community
Baptism and Confirmation
Blogging and Emailing
Digital Story Telling
The Changing Role of Women
Trade and Economics
Art / DT
Design, make and Evaluate:
Describe the weather, identify famous landmarks in France and research differences and similarities between cultures.
Homework is to be handed in every Monday.
Weekly Spelling Test every Tuesday.