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Year 6


You can download the full Year 6 curriculum plan.
 

Terms 1 and 2

Art & Design / Design Technology

Term 1
•    Recognising tones and colour 
•    Proportions of a Figure
Term 2
•    Form and texture using clay - Figures
•    Sleepers

Computing

Term 1
•    Using spreadsheets and E-safety lesson 1
Term 2
•    Web research
•    Film making - Animation (Pivot Stick)

English – Terms 1 and 2

Narrative 
•    Little Ships of Dunkirk 
•    The Lion & The Unicorn 
•    Carrie’s War 

Non-fiction
•    Diary of Anne Frank 
•    Newspaper Report

Poetry
•    Battle of Britain

Additional
•    Letter Writing – J.R.R. Tolkein

Grammar
•    Revision

Geography and History - Terms 1 and 2

  •  World War II

Latin – terms 1 and 2 

Chapters 11 and 12

Mathematics – terms 1 and 2

•    Place value 
•    Written methods 
•    Problem solving

Music

Term 1 
•    Charanga – Jackson 5
Term 2
•    The Big Sing

Physical Education

Term 1
•    Cricket
•    Tag rugby
Term 2 
•    Gymnastics
•    Handball

Personal, Social & Health Education

Term 1
•    Perseverance
•    Living in the wider world 
•    Rights and responsibilities (UNICEF)
•    British values 
Term 2
•    Gratitude
•    Health and well being 
•    Healthy lifestyle (Mental Health – developing coping strategies)

Religious Education

Term 1
•    Religious leaders 
•    new Beginnings
Term 2
•    Special celebrations

Science

Term 1
•    Animals Inc Humans
Term 2
•    Healthy living

Terms 3 and 4

Art & Design / Design Technology

Term 3
•    Line and composition - Storm Pictures 
•    Watercolour Seascape
Term 4
•    Design Process and Build Shelters

Computing

Term 3
•    Kodu
•    E-safety lesson 2
Term 4
•    Revision
•    Class website

English terms 3 and 4

Narrative 
•    Eric / The Arrival by Shaun Tan
•    The Tempest – W Shakespeare 
•    Story Writing – The Kraken, The Lighthouse

Non-fiction
•    Titanic – Information Text
•    Poetry 
•    Blackout Poetry

Grammar
•    Revision

Geography and History terms 3 and 4
•    Storms & Shipwrecks

Latin – terms 3 and 4
•    Songs & Poems

Mathematics – terms 3 and 4
•    Number and place value 
•    Fractions
•    Problem solving
•    Percentages & Statistics 
•    Data handling 
•    area perimeter and volume

Music

Term 3
•    Charanga – Jazz B Bacharach
Term 4
•    Charanga – Happy!

Physical Education

Term 3
•    Dance
•    Hockey
Term 4
•    Gymnastics
•    Basketball

Personal, Social & Health Education

Term 3
•    Kindness
•    Relationships 
Healthy Relationships (Acceptable and unacceptable contact, Dares)
Term 4
•    Love of learning
•    Living in the wider world 
British Values
Finance

Religious Education – terms 3 and 4

•    SATS revision

Science – terms 3 and 4

•    Materials

Terms 5 and 6

Art & Design / Design Technology

Term 5
•    Design and production of props and set for yearly performance
•    Produce printed image - Egyptians
Term 6
•    Production 
•    Explore historical concepts- Egyptians

Computing
Term 5
•    Scratch
Term 6 
•    Prezi vs Powerpoint and E-safety lesson 3

English terms 5 and 6

Narrative 
•    Moonfleet
•    Treasure Island

Non fiction 
•    See topic

Poetry
•    Leavers poetry

Grammar
•    Revision

Geography terms 5 and 6

•    Egyptians

Latin 

•    n/a

Mathematics terms 5 and 6

•    Revision 
•    Problem solving and calculation

Music

Term 5
•    Charanga – You’ve Got A Friend
Term 6
•    Production 
•    Review

Physical Education

Term 5
•    Athletics
•    Tennis
Term 6
•    Outdoor and Adventurous Activities (OAA)
•    Rounders

Personal, Social & Health Education

Term 5
•    Teamwork
Term 6
•    Forgiveness
•    Health and well being 
Growing and changing 
Keeping safe 
Drugs and alcohol
•    Relationships 
Valuing difference stereotypes (raising aspirations - careers) 

Religious Education

Term 5
•    SATS revision
Term 6
•    Party Planning

Science

Term 5
•    SATS Revision
Term 6
•    Science of Sport