Year 6 curriculum


Subjects

Autumn Term

Spring Term

Summer Term

English

Stories set in a historical context

Descriptive poems Newspaper reports

Fantasy Stories

Poetry: Rhyme and Pattern

Persuasive writing Written instructions

Stories with familiar settings

Play scripts Informative texts

Biographies and Diaries

Maths

‘Maths on Target’ Mental Maths Skills Choosing strategies for tackling four basic number operations

Maths on Target’

Mental Maths Skills Solving a range of written problems

Maths on Target’

Problem solving with Decimals Fractions Measures Money

Science

Natural Sciences Plants + Animals Habitats Adaptation

Food cycles

Materials
The Human body

Forces
Applied Science

History

The Victorians or Local History Study

20th Century Britain or Travel and Exploration

20th Century Britain or Travel and Exploration

Geography

Social Geography

linked to History The growth and development of cities

Physical

Geography
Coasts, rivers, environmental changes.

World Geography Climates, physical features, landmarks and World Aims

RE + PHSE

Methodism

World religions

British values

Music

PE and Games

Core Strength + Fitness
Rugby
Netball

Gymnastics Football Hockey

T ennis Cricket Rounders Athletics

MFL

Spanish

Spanish

Spanish

School Events

PGL residential – Osmington Bay, Dorset

Harvest Festival Service

Christmas Craft Fayre

Junior School Carol Service

North Devon Arts Festival

Junior School Musical Concert

Easter Celebrations

Junior School Drama Production

Speech Day