John Stainer

Year 6 Curriculum Map

Spring 

Subjects

Spring 1

Spring 2

English

SFA Revision Programme:  Reading comprehension and revision of writing genres

Personal recount (diary), Non-chronological report, Persuasive, Discursive, Short Story

SFA Revision Programme:  Reading comprehension and revision of writing genres

Balanced argument, formal letter, report writing, play script, narrative.

Mathematics

Fractions:  Including adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing, equivalent, improper, fractions of amounts, worded problems involving fractions.

Arithmetic:  Including adding and subtracting different amounts, related facts, percentages and decimals, BODMAS

Area and perimeter of compound shapes.

Measuring angles and calculating missing angles.

 Co-ordinates in four quadrants.

 

Reasoning skills, worded problems, multi-step problems. Arithemetic including 4 rules, multiplying and dividing decimals.

Reflecting and translating shapes.

Mixed numbers and improper fractions.

Volume.

Ratioe and proportion.

Negative Numbers.

Science

Danger! Low voltage

 

 

Light up your world

Computing

We are digital story-tellers

 

 

We are data experts

Geography

NO FOCUS THIS TERM

NO FOCUS THIS TERM

History

Anne Frank’s Diary – link to reading revision programme

The Holocaust – Link to reading revision programme

Art

Colour, tone and hue

Study of Monet’s Waterlilies

Colour, tone and hue

Study of Klimt’s Golden Lady

DT

 

 

Whole School Art

Andrea please email staff to say what should go in here for each term/half term

 

PE

Football

Gymnastics

French

Ordinal numbers.

Create written compound sentences.

To be able to speak and write about the town in which we live.

Music

A New Year Carol

Happy

RE

During the Spring term, children’s learning is developed by exploring the beliefs, place of worship, festivals and the sacred text used by Sikhs.

Children’s understanding of Islam is developed by exploring the beliefs, place of worship, festivals and the sacred text used in this religion.

Other activities or trips

 

 

 Summer

Subjects

Spring 1

Spring 2

English

Writing Assessment Unit:  The Giant’s Necklace

Narrative linked to history topic WW2

Evacuee stories, letters home.

Play scripts:  Y6 production

Mathematics

Radius and Diameter.

Reading timetables.

Roman Numerals.

SATs revision. 

Year 7 transition units The Golden Number, The Golden Triangle.  Spirals

Science

Body health

 

Body pump

Computing

We are games developers

 

 

We are HTML editors

 

Geography

 

Geography of WW2

Maps of local area, how things changed

Where the war took place and how Europe changed.

History

Revision.

Completion of Holocaust unit: 

Irena Sendler, Oskar Schindler

Britain at War:

Evacuation, rationing, The Blitz, the effect of WW2 on children and women, and how it changed everyday life.

Art

 

 

DT

 

Slippers

Whole School Art

Andrea please email staff to say what should go in here for each term/half term

 

PE

Tennis

Athletics

French

Learn how to ask where someone is going, and how to say where you are going

Be introduced to verb phrases that describe leisure activities

Create spoken and written sentences that include time, place and purpose

 

Autumn

Subjects

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

English

Poetry; personification, humorous poems, limericks, riddles

Quality Texts: Shakespeare’s Macbeth

The Watertower by Gary Crew narrative unit

Non-fiction: Biographies

Black History unit on Harriet Tubman

Non-chronological reports, Brochures and Letter Writing linked to Kingswood

Narrative: Greek Myths and Legends

Performance Poetry – Medusa by Carol Ann Duffy

 

Mathematics

Number, counting, related facts, rounding numbers

Checking calculations. Square and Prime numbers

2D 3D shapes estimation, reading measuring scales and converting measures, length, angles, mean/mode, pie charts.

 

 

 

Multiplication Examining errors ,Reasoning and mastery.  Problem solving

Multiplication worded problems and multistep questions.  4 rules including x by 10,100,1000

Longer multiplication sums Division, Adding and subtraction of decimals different values.  Long division.

Fractions of amounts, equivalent fractions, comparing fractions, decimals, percentages.

Algebra

Science

The nature library

 

 

Everything changes

Computing

We are programmers

 

We are designers

Geography

 

Map work of Europe

Invasion and defence – Battle of Marathon

Longitude and Latitude

Mountain and Coastal Features

 

History

The Ancient Greeks

When and where they lived, importance of city states and their types of government.

Warfare and weaponry.

Understanding whether the Battle of Marathon was a great success for Greece.

Greek Gods and their role in society.

 

Art

Drawing:  Sketching and shading techniques

3D objects and real life sketching.

Drawing texture. 

The work of Van Gogh’s Sunflowers

Drawing:  The human form

Movement in the human form

The work of Degas’ dancers

Whole school Art project “Advendture” linked to Greek myths and legends

DT

 

Whole School DT day:  Textiles, designing and making Christmas decorations

Whole School Art

Andrea please email staff to say what should go in here for each term/half term

 

PE

Netball

Tag Rugby

French

How to ask and tell the time on the hour.

Learning how to tell the time for half past/to and quarter past/to.

Music

I’ll Be There

Classroom Jazz 2

RE

Judaism – On RE Day, children will learn about different Jewish beliefs, place of worship, festivals and their sacred text.

Christianity - On RE Day, children will learn about different Christian beliefs, place of worship, festivals and their sacred text.

 

Other activities or trips

Sydenham Woods Science Trip

Kingswood

Lewisham Junior Citizenship