YEAR 6 CURRICULUM 2017
Revolution – significant changes during Victoria’s reign and how this has affected us today. Architects and designers during the reign of Victoria.
RE – The Kingdom of God.
Art & Design - Artist from 1800’s – drawings / sketches / paintings.
Design and technology –Victorian Homecraft - Making food using Victorian recipes and sewing.
Computing – Internet safety / databases / spreadsheets.
Science - Electricity
Caritas –Theme 1 – Dignity of the Human Person. Theme 2 – Family and Community.
PE- Games – Tag Rugby and Court Games.
Music – Music Hall.
French – Recap from last year - Who am I? Greetings Numbers Days / months Colours Recap week.
Darwin’s Delight – classify plants and animals based on specific characteristics. To look at how animals adapt to suit their environment. To look at significant individuals from History.
RE – Justice.
Art – Improve their mastery of drawing – use of pencil, charcoal, paint and clay.
Science – Evolution and Inheritance, Living things and their Habitats.
Computing – use and create a range of software to design and create a range of programs. To use search technologies effectively to evaluate digital content.
Caritas – Theme 5 - Options for the poor and vulnerable.
PE- Fielding and Striking.
Music – Composition.
French – World – travel and weather.
Frozen Kingdom - to study the Antarctic and its positioning. To have used a compass effectively and grid references.
RE – Jesus, the bread of Life.
Art – to have created a sculpture. Recreate pictures of the Northern Lights.
Design and technology – Build an Igloo.
Computing – create a digital scrapbook using a variety of programs.
Science – Living things and their Habitats.
Caritas – Theme 4 – Rights and Responsibilities
PE- Games skills and Gymnastics.
Music – On-going skills.
French – Number and Likes / dislikes.
A Child’s War – to learn about the Second World War
RE – Jesus, son of God
Design & Tech – cook a meal from the era. To build structures.
Computing – to use simulation programs and search technologies effectively
Science – Human Circulatory System
Caritas – Theme 7 - Stewardship
Music – Composition
French – Food and drink
Hola Mexico - look at the Ancient Maya Civilisation and where it was located. To look at both the Human and Physical Geography of Mexico.
RE – The work of the Apostles
Art – Mayan art, carvings and sculptures.
Design & Tech – create a Mexican fruit drink
Science – Light and shadows
Computing – Animation / Digital Presentations.
Caritas – Theme 3 – Solidarity and the Common Good
PE- Competitive games
French - Animals
ID – Discover who we are and how / why each one of them is unique.
RE – Called to Serve
Art – create a large scale of their own thumb print.
Design & Tech – 3D modelling (Antony Gormley) themselves
Science – study the human classification system.
Computing – presentation – incorporating all skills taught – video, animation, sound, moving pictures, databases, spreadsheets.
Caritas – Theme 6 – The dignity of work
Music – Production Performance
French – Animals and habitats
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