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Curriculum Overview Autumn

CURRICULUM OVERVIEW

YEAR 6

Term and Topic

AUTUMN 1 –

Our Environment

AUTUMN 2 –

In the News

INSPRIRATION

Community Walk – looking for positive and negative impacts on the environment

Create a group newspaper

Island challenge

 

LANG

 

Debate/balanced reports /persuasive advertising/letter/Nature documentary

Michael Morpurgo author study

Kensuke’s Kingdom/newspaper reports/balanced report/non chronological report/diary

Topical

Numeracy

Place value to 7 digits/ 4-operations

number investigations

graphs / Time 12/24 hour clock, world timezones

Fractions, % and decimals,

 

3D shapes

probability

perimeter, area and volume/coordinates/profit and loss/algebra/calculations

SCIENCE

 

Sustainable earth – recycling/pollution/how things work

water testing/endangered animals

Interdependence of organisms – news related investigations–  Healthy lifestyles/how the human body works

prediction/method/recording /conclusions

GEOG

 

Climate change/sustainability/ scale and distance/identify places/represent data. Land use within the community. Use of maps, imagery and ICT

Locating places around the world using atlases and IT.

 

HISTORY

 

Climate change over the years/chronological ordering/cause and consequence impact

Sequence events/describe events/people/changes

Timeline of how the news is reported

IT

Internet safety

Research skills, Presentation (Word, PPT, Publisher)  Data logger Databases – endangered animals

IMovie, padlet

Internet safety

Coding Skills

Presentation (Word, PPT, Publisher) 

ART

Andy Goldsworthy/Environmental art/batik

Sculptures of news events based on Giacometti

D&T

Halloween cooking, recipe following

Christmas craft activities

MUSIC

Create a backing track to accompany a poem about the environment/ Write a song to encourage others to care for the environment

Christmas singing and composition

CYMRAEG

Sgil 1 – Giving personal information

 

Book – Pa Glwb?

Sgil 2 – expressing an opinion

Bore da magazines/letter to Bore Da

PE

Swimming

Invasion Games

Swimming

Invasion Games

RE

Islam: What’s important to Muslims – five pillars of Islam/Qu’ran/Muhammed/festivals /The mosque

Islam: What’s important to Muslims – five pillars of Islam/Qu’ran/Muhammed/festivals /The mosque

 

PSE

New Beginnings

Falling out/Getting on

 

Healthy School

Caring for community

PC Brown –E-safety

 

See Science

Water safety

 

 


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