Year 6 2023 - 2024

Mr Findlow

Mrs Sanderson

Welcome to Year 6.

This term our topic is 'Frozen Kingdoms'.  

This project teaches children about the characteristics and features of polar regions, including the North and South Poles, and includes a detailed exploration of the environmental factors that shape and influence them

We will also be learning about:

 

Science: Electrical Circuits and Components - This project teaches children about electrical circuits, their components and how they function. They recognise how the voltage of cells affects the output of a circuit and record circuits using standard symbols. It also teaches children about programmable devices, sensors and monitoring. They combine their learning to design and make programmable home devices.

 

RE: The Eucharist - Children will explore the question: 'Why do Christians celebrate the Eucharist?

 

Art: Inuit- This project teaches children about the Inuit way of life, including some of their cultural and artistic traditions.

 

DT: Engineer: This project teaches children about remarkable engineers and significant bridges, learning to identify features, such as beams, arches and trusses. They complete a bridge-building engineering challenge to create a bridge prototype.

 

PSHE: Keeping Safe - This unit will help children to keep safe online.

 

PE: Swimming and Dance

 

Music: Classroom Jazz - Children will explore different forms of jazz as well as creating their own jazz composition.

 

Computing: Spreadsheets - Children will build on their knowledge of spreadsheets and explore how they can be used to manage finances.

 

MFL: On Mange - Childrten will tallk about activities at a party and give their food and drink preferences.

 

For more information on our curriculum, please see our curriculum tab on the homepage.

 

Pick and Mix

Your child will bring home their Pick and Mix linked to their topic. Pick and Mix projects are suggested activities that help to inspire children beyond the classroom. Each activity provides an opportunity for children to explore their topic further using a number of different skills. When children have finished a project, they can bring this into school where each class will have a designated time to celebrate the learning that has taken place. Projects can stay in school and be displayed on each class’s working wall or can be taken home.

If you have any questions about how to further support your child's learning at home, please contact your child's class teacher via Class Dojo or the school office. 

 

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Adlington St Paul'sCE Primary School

Railway Rd, Adlington, Chorley PR6 9QZ.

Miss A Moffitt | Bursar

01257 480276 bursar@adlingtonstpauls.lancs.sch.uk

Mrs J Burger | Headteacher

Miss L Taylor | SENCO

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