Year 6 Curriculum Overview

Year 6 Curriculum Plan 2017 – 2018

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Theme Title

What is a river? (G)

How did the River Severn help Worcester? (H)

How did the Vikings travel, raid and invade? (H)

Who was to blame for the Titanic disaster? (H)

Why is fair trade fair? (G)

How is climate change affecting the world? (G)

WOW DAY

Water

Vikings journey

Titanic experience

Fair trade talk

Polar bears

Maths

PLACE VALUE

THE FOUR OPERATIONS

FRACTIONS DECIMALS PERCENTAGES

RATIO AND PROPORTION

PROPERTIES OF SHAPE

ALGEBRA

THE FOUR OPERATIONS

FRACTIONS DECIMALS PERCENTAGES

RATIO AND PROPORTION

MEASURE

SATS REVISION

DIAGNOSTIC TEACHING SEQUENCES

SATS REVISION

LOTC PROBLEM SOLVING

PROBLEM SOLVING:

DATA HANDLING

VOLUME AND CAPACITY

STATISTICS

GRAPH WORK

YEAR 7 TRANSITION WORK

Problem Solving skills.

VISUALISING

WORKING SYSTEMATICALLY

LOOKING FOR PATTERNS/ WORKING BACKWARDS

TRIAL AND IMPROVEMENT

REASON LOGICALLY

CONJECTURE

Cross Curricular Maths

KNAPP AND PAPERMILL  MEASUREMENTS: SPEED, DISTANCE, DEPTH

FAIR TRADE DATA ANALYSIS

MEASUREMENTS OF THE TITANIC

CREATE A 16 POINT COMPASS FOR NAVIGATION

English

WELL-KNOWN AUTHORS

PERFORMANCE POETRY

OLDER FICTION

STORY SPINNERS

PICTURE BOOKS

Key text(s)

STORMBREAKER

MICHAEL ROSEN/ BENJAMIN ZEPHANIAH COLLECTION

LION, WITCH AND THE WARDROBE

LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD

WAY HOME

Spoken Word

HOT-SEATING

DEBATE

INTERVIEWS

PERFORMANCE

INTONATION

HAND GESTURES

AUDIENCE COMMUNICATION

ACTING IN CHARACTER

RECITING A PLAY/ ACTING A SCENE

ROLE PLAY

DUAL-PERSPECTIVE

ROLE PLAY

DUAL-PERSPECTIVE

READING FOR/ PERFORMING TO OTHER AUDIENCES

Reading opportunities

NOVEL

NON-FICTION

WORLD GEOGRAPHY

POETRY- GROUP READERS

A POEM A DAY

NOVEL

LITERATURE CIRCLES

INFERENCE AND DEDUCTION

LANGUAGE CHOICES

VISUAL LITERACY

ORAL STORYTELLING

BOOK TALK

INFERENCE AND DEDUCTION

VISUAL LITERACY

Writing opportunities

DIARIES

LETTERS

DISCUSSION

INTERVIEWS

STORYTELLING

SUCCESSFUL NARRATIVE

HAIKU

NARRATIVE

SONNET

NONET

FREE VERSE

LIMERICK

ACROSTIC

RECOUNT OF A TRIP

MONOLOGUES

DESCRIPTIVE WRITING

DETECTIVE EVIDENCE BOARDS

JOURNAL

LETTER

BIOGRAPHY (CHARLES DARWIN)

DESCRIPTIVE WRITING

PERSUASION

NARRATIVE

Cross Curricular writing pieces

JOURNAL OF A WATER DROPLET (SOURCE TO SEA)

MY HOUSE POEM BY AN ANIMAL

INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO CONSTRUCT A CIRCUIT

JOURNAL OF A MEDIEVAL TRADER

EXPLANATION OF HOW THE EYE WORKS

FAIR TRADE INFORMATION LEAFLET

WHO WAS TO BLAME FOR THE TITANIC DISASTER? DISCUSSION TEXT

1ST, 2ND, 3RD CLASS PASSENGER RECOUNT

LETTER TO FAVOURITE AUTHOR

CHARLES DARWIN BIOGRAPHY

PERSUASIVE SPEECH- CLIMATE CHANGE

LETTER TO THE GOVERNMENT

Science

LIVING THINGS AND THEIR HABITATS

ELECTRICITY

LIGHT

EVOLUTION AND INHERITANCE

ANIMALS INCLUDING HUMANS

ICT/ Computing

GOOGLE APPS

GOOGLE CLASSROOM

E SAFETY

SPREADSHEETS

CONTROL AND CODING (SCRATCH)

CONTROL AND CODING (ESPRESSO)

MOVIE MAKING (iMOVIE)

CONTROL AND CODING (LOGO)

PUBLISHER/ PAGES

E-safety

THINKUKNOW.CO.UK

THINKUKNOW.CO.UK

INTERNET SAFETY WEEK

THINKUKNOW.CO.UK

THINKUKNOW.CO.UK

THINKUKNOW.CO.UK

Cross Curricular ICT/ Computing

RESEARCH SKILLS

BOOK CREATOR/ PPT

RECORDING INTERVIEWS

FILMING PERFORMANCES/ iMOVIE

RESEARCH

GOOGLE APPS

iMOVIE

RESEARCH

GOOGLE APPS

iMOVIE

USING CODING TO WRITE INSTRUCTIONS

PPT

BOOK CREATOR

RE

Unit 2.7

What matters most to Christians and Humanists?

Unit 2.5

Is it better to express your religion in arts and  architecture or in charity and generosity?

Unit 2.8

What difference does it make to believe in Ahimsa (harmlessness), Grace (the generosity of God), and Ummah (community)?

Music

WATER MUSIC THEME- APPRAISING

CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD

PLAY IT AGAIN- LEARN THE KEYBOARD

GARAGE BAND COMPOSITION

TITANIC THEME

BODY PERCUSSION

Art

ILLUSTRATION AND PAINT/ COLOUR THEORY

PATTERNS, PATTERNS

PERSPECTIVE

IN LANDSCAPES

DT

N/A

BATIK

ENVELOPE CUSHION

N/A

CLAY MODELLING

DESIGN, CREATION AND AUCTION

COOKING

N/A

PE

GAMES – STRIKING AND FIELDING

GYM- SYMMETRY

GAMES- INVASION

DANCE- WATER

GAMES- INVASION

GYM- HOLES/ BARRIERS

GAMES – INVASION

DANCE- ISLAM

GAMES- STRIKING AND FIELDING

OAA- CANOEING

GAMES- STRIKING AND FIELDING

OAA- CANOEING

French

LA SALLE DE CLASSE

LES HABITATS ET LES ANIMAUX

LES PAYS FRANCOPHONES

MANGER ET BOUGER

BONNE SANTE

LES PARTIES DU CORPS

LE PASSE ET LE PRESENT

ICI ET LA

LES QUATRE SAISONS

PSHE/ Values

EMOTIONS

COOPERATION

FRIENDSHIP

PEER PRESSURE

COURAGE

GENEROSITY

STRESS AND WELLBEING

TRUTHFULNESS

CARING

STRESS AND WELLBEING

LOVB

HUMILITY

MONEY

RESILIENCE

HONESTY

SEX EDUCATION

PATIENCE

Global Links/

Eco

SUSTAINABILITY OF WATER/ WORLD WATER

USE OF RENEWABLE ENERGY

FAIRTRADE

GLOBAL CITIZENSHIP

UK EMISSIONS

RECYCLING

Visits or Visitors

SEVERN TRENT (FREE VISITOR)

KNAPP AND PAPERMILL (DAY VISIT)

RIVER CRUISE

FAIR TRADE (FREE VISITOR)

THEATRE TRIP (VISIT)

CAMPING AND BELL BOATING + REGATTA (RESIDENTIAL + DAY VISIT)