Year 6 Curriculum Overview 2015-2016 Religion Spiritual and Cultural Education PHSE/SRE Moral Education Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2 The Kingdom Of God Justice Jesus, the Bread of Life Jesus, Son of God The Work of the Apostles Called to Serve The Richness of Diversity Accepting Others Authority and Leadership Real and Fake The Fundamental Diversity: Men and Women Option for the Poor and Vulnerable Christs voice in our area for those who need us the most Democracy Rochdale Children’s Champion Elections Great Men and Women in History SRE-The wonder of God’s love in creating new life. Stewardship Seeing God in creation Mary Palmer-Retreat Day ‘Friendship’ CARITAS-The Social Teaching of RE Social Education Family and Community Building up the Kingdom of God The Dignity of the Human Person People Matter more than Possessions CAFOD -Harvest Fundraising Solidarity and the Common Good Building our own Mission Team Ten Ten Theatre What is our calling from God? Rights and Responsibility Happiness comes in sharing and giving British Values Democracy School Council Elections Rule of law Class Rules Tolerance of other Faiths and Beliefs Study of Sikhism Mutual respect Supporting charitable works CAFOD St Joseph’s Penny Democracy Debating Cultural Education Year 6 Curriculum Overview 2015-2016 English – writing genres Maths Topic History/ Geography New Curriculum Objectives Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2 Explanation text Non-chronological Reports Newspaper Reports (RE) Place Value Mental Addition and Subtraction Decimals, Percentages and Fractions Ratio and Proportion Recount Letters Debates Biographies Autobiographies Arguments/discussion Place Value Problem Solving Measurement Algebra Fractions, Ratio and Proportion Mental Multiplication and Division Would you like to have been a Victorian Child working at the mill? A study of an aspect of history or a site dating from a period beyond 1066 that is significant in the locality-Industrial Revolution/The Cotton Trade Description/setting Diaries linked with Robin Wood Instructions-linked with Robin Wood Written Addition and Subtraction Multiplication and Division Geometry-shape Problem Solving Mental Addition and Subtraction Who were the Mayans and what have we learnt from them? A non-European society that provides contrasts with British history – a study of the Mayan civilization c. AD 900; Informal/ Formal Letters Narrative Poetry-Limericks Instructions Arguments Persuasive letters Narrative Place Value Written Addition and Subtraction Written Multiplication and Division Reciting poetry Creation stories from around the world How does water impact on the local area? Use fieldwork to observe, measure record and present the human and physical features in the local area Study of physical geography, including: rivers and the water cycle. Problem Solving, Reasoning and Algebra Statistics Position and direction Fractions, Ratio and Proportion What’s so special about the USA? Locate the world’s countries, using maps to focus on North America, environmental regions, key physical and human characteristics, countries, and major cities. Understand the significance of Time zones and Greenwich Meridian and the position of the Northern and Southern Hemisphere Place Value Fractions Ratio and Proportion Measurement Position and direction Algebra How can we be Good Stewards of Creation? Human geography study, including: types of settlement and land use, economic activity including trade links, and the distribution of natural resources including energy, food, minerals and water. Year 6 Curriculum Overview 2015-2016 Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2 Science Classifying Critters Staying Alive Shadows Electrifying Evolution Dinosaur Hunters Computing Understand Computer Networks Design, write and debug programs Select, use and combine a variety of software Use search technologies effectively Use sequence, selection, and repetition ART DT Collage-Matisse Sketching William Morris Collecting, analysing, evaluating and presenting data and information Painting Music Cornets/Trumpets BBC Ten pieces (History of Music) Big Sing Gymnastics Gymnastics Games Dance PE MFL Events and Trips Big Questions Andy Warhol French French Design and Build Pyramids Cornets/Trumpets Notation exploring musical processes Big Sing Outdoor Adventurous Gymnastics Activity High-Five/Netball Gym and Dance French French United Utilities School Visitors Local Area Nature Walk-Whit Brook Tsunamis and Flooding Why does God allow disaster to strike? Link with Water Topic Quarry Bank Mill Touchstones Rochdale Does child labour still exist? How can we stand up against this? Link with Victorian Child labour. The Mayans believed in many Gods. Is there just one God? Link with history topic Does religion cause wars? Link with USA- a ‘super-power’. Design a wind turbine Cornets/Trumpets Improvisation Big Sing Striking/ Invasion/ Fielding Games Dance and Dance French French Recycling Plant Can you be a scientist and a Christian? Link with evolution topic.