St Mary's RC Primary School, ManchesterSt Mary's Roman Catholic Primary School

St Mary's Roman Catholic Primary School

Year 6 2019 - 2020

Welcome

Welcome to the year 6 class page.

Our teacher's are Mrs Dunne (6KD) and Miss Myrtle (6M)

Other adults who help us are Mrs Dent (6KD) and Mrs Ivers (6M)

 

 

Yearly Overview

Y6

2019 - 2020

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

English

Class Novel:Secrets of A Sun King

 

 

Class Novel: Holes

 

 

 

Class Novel: Rose Blanche (PoR: Core Text)

 

Setting Description

Diary Entry

Poem

Flashback (Short Narrative)

Alternative Ending

Class Novel:Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (PoR)

 

 

Setting Description

Diary Entry

Poem

Flashback (Short Narrative)

Alternative Ending

Class Novel: The London Eye Mystery (PoR: Core Text)

Class Novel:Reading for Pleasure!

Maths

Number: Place Value

Revise all NC objectives

 

4 Operations

Word problems

Formal, written strategies

Factors, multiples, prime numbers

4-digit x 2-digit

4-digit ÷ 2-digit

BODMAS

 

 

Fractions, Decimals & Percentages

Simplifying fractions

Comparing fractions

+ and – fractions with different denominators

x and ÷ fractions

Decimal, percentage, fraction equivalence 

Compare and ordering

Ratio and Proportion

Problem solving involving: Missing values (x and ÷), calculation of percentages, shapes and scale factors, fractions and multiples

 

Geometry

Properties of 2d and 3d shapes

 

Measurement

Area, perimeter and volume

 

Multi-step problems: All Contexts

Geometry: Position and Direction

Position in all 4 quadrants

Translation and Reflection

 

Statistics

Pie charts

Line graphs

Mean, median, mode, range

 

Algebra

Simple formulae

Generate and describe linear sequences

 

SATs

Algebra

Generate and describe linear sequences

Express missing number problems algebraically

Find pairs of numbers that satisfy and equation with 2 unknowns

 

Properties of Number

Revise all NC objectives

Science

Animals including Humans

Electricity

Evolution and Inheritance

Light

Living Things

Project (TBC)

RE

Unit 1: Domestic Church

Family loving- God never stops loving us

 

Unit 2: Baptism

Belonging, Vocation & Commitment. The vocation of Priesthood and religious life.

Unit 4: Local Church

The bible- special book for the Church

 

Unit 3: Advent

Jesus, born to show God to the world

 

 

Heroes & Heroines

All Saints/All Souls Week beginning 29th October

Judaism

Looking at other religions. Week beginning 7th January

 

Unit 5: Unity

Eucharist enables people to live in communion

Unit 6: Lent/Easter

Death and New Life. Celebrating Jesus’ death & resurrection

Unit 8: Reconciliation/Inter-relating

Healing and the Sacrament of the Sick

Unit 7: Pentecost/Serving

The Holy Spirit enables people to become witnesses

 

Unit 9: Universal Church

Common good. Work of Christians for the good of all

SMSC & SRE

 

 

 

 

 

 

History

Egyptians & Greeks

 

The World Wars

The World Wars

 

 

geography

 

Journey Through the Americas

 

 

Investigating Major World Cities: Londons

 

Art & DT

Greeks

  • Clay pots
  • Greek masks
  • Greek food

 

Egyptians

  • Sand art
  • Papyrus 

 

Design and make the Amazon river

 

Decoupage sugar skulls 

Shoes on the Danube

 

Silhouette art 

 

War-time stew

 

Knit a blanket

 

Design and make the London Eye

 

Charcoal skyline art

Production Art & DT

PE

Technola PE

 Fundamental movement skills

(Skill and health related- applying skills to challenge individuals in specific situations and using advanced techniques to aid in creating a positive mind and wellbeing.)

Technola PE

Invasion Games

(attacking and defending strategies including creating their own game through the application of sport-specific skills and fundamental movement skills.)

Technola PE

Gymnastics

(exploring gymnastic sequences/movement patterns with apparatus, progressing to group-choreographed gymnastic routines)

Technola PE

Dance

(Exploring different eras of dance: 50s, 70s, 80s, 90s to produce fully choreographed routines- including their own compositions)

Technola PE

Rugby

(Part of a multi-sport curriculum across KS2. Breaking down each sport into its component parts e.g. ball skills/ rules of play/ attacking strategies/ defensive strategies culminating in a tournament)

Technola PE

Dance

(Re-visit dance unit to perfect and perform previously learned dances as part of the end of year production/ showcase)

Computing

Technola Computing

Swift

 (text programming)

Technola Computing

 

Technola Computing

Robotics

(text programming to control physical systems)

Technola Computing

Technola Computing

Women in computing(cross-curricular project incorporating ICT, research, internet services etc)

Technola Computing

 

Music

Technola Music

Technola Music

Musical pillars and composition

(applying theoretical concepts to composition)

Technola Music

Technola Music

Boomwhackers

(performance and cultural appreciation)

Technola Music

Technola Music

Singing

(End of year performance)

 

 

 

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