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Year 6 - Autumn

Mathematics

Number (incl. Place Value, Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division, Fractions, Percentages and Decimals).

Geometry (Shapes, Position and Direction).

Measurement (Time, Length, Volume and Capacity).

Algebra.

Mental Arithmetic. Numbers multiples, factors, patterns and sequence of numbers up to a million and beyond.  Rounding and adjusting. Reviewing multiplication and division involving decimal numbers.  Fractions, decimals and percentages. Time Inc. reading timetables and converting to 24 hour clock.  Statistics and data handling- constructing and reading various charts/graphs. Measurement, calculating area and perimeter volume and capacity. Properties of shape and identifying nets. Position and direction and co-ordinates. Problem solving. Ratio and proportion. Roman numerals. 

Literacy

Fiction – Historical stories (War Horse), significant authors.

Non-Fiction – Recounts, instructions and explanations, blogs and reports.

Poetry – Choral/performance poems, narrative poems, villainous characters.

 

Vocabulary and structures appropriate for formal speech and writing, including subjective forms.  Make comparisons within and across books. To explain and discuss their understanding of what they have read, including formal presentations and debates. Creative writing – composition of writing- settings, characters and atmosphere and integrating dialogue by identifying the audience and the purpose of the writing. Studying different forms of literature -Shakespeare to modern authors including traditional tales, including Shakespeare workshop and theatre visit. Prepare and perform poems and plays, show understanding through intonation, tone and volume so that the meaning is clear to the audience. Grammar, spelling and dictation. 

Science

Light

Electricity

Design and Technology

Viking Longboats

Christmas crafts

Humanities

Geography: Mapping skills.  

History: Vikings.

Computing

E-Safety

Scratch coding

Art

Portraits. 

Music

Learning to read the treble clef – Music Theory.

Analysing Performance through listening and appraising music from the Modern Era.  1950’s onwards.  How music has developed.Performance of rock anthem “Living on a Prayer” by Bon Jovi. Preparation for Christmas Carol Concert.

P.E. & Games

Develop flexibility, strength, technique, control and balance, through gymnastics. Compositional principles, e.g. how to use variations in speed, level and direction, how to combine and link actions, how to relate to partners and apparatus, to develop sequences that show an awareness of counter tension and counter balance- movement through space. Matching and mirroring.  

Tag rugby - rules of the games, develop technical understanding of athletic activity. Good sportsmanship. Skills necessary to play the game.

French

Continents

Animals /favourite animals    

Describing animals

Verb: aller

Transport: getting to school

Letter writing

R.E.

Kingdom of God. 

Justice.

PSHE

Classroom Rules

E-Safety

Relationships, including Accepting Differences

Enjoy and Achieve

St. George’s Catholic Primary School
Gordon Road, Enfield EN2 0QA

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