We start the year with a focus on Local Studies. In this topic, we learn about local links to famous events in History, including the Titanic disaster and World War 1.
In the Spring Term, our topic is Evolution and Inheritance. We study the scientists behind the important discoveries that have led to the Theory of Evolution: Mary Anning, Alfred Wallace, Charles Darwin, Gregor Mendel. We learn about their work and discoveries and about plant and animal adaptations.
Our Summer Term topic is North America. This is a geography-based topic with a focus on atlas work and physical geography.
Year 6 PE takes place on Thursday afternoons.
Homework: Tasks are designed to take no more than 45 minutes.
Monday – Topic/English Spelling and Maths homework tasks are set, due back the following Thursday.
Times tables learning set for a test the following Monday.
Reading – Read at home for at least three weekday evenings and one weekend session.
Year 6 Autumn Term 2016 Information Sheet: Year 6 Curriculum Information – Autumn 2016
Year 6 Spring Term 2017 Information Sheet: Year 6 Spring 2017 Parent Information Sheet
Year 6 Summer Term 2017 Information Sheet: Year 6 Summer 2017 Parent Information Sheet