Year 6 Autumn
Year 6 Autumn

Term

Autumn- War and Peace

English

When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit:

Letter writing

Recounts (diary, re-telling)

Formal writing (letters, persuasive writing, information and a discussion)

Narrative and creative writing

News articles 

Maths

Place Value to 10,000,000

Comparing and Ordering Numbers to 10,000,000

Negative Numbers

Four Operations

Order of operations (BIDMAS)

Decimal places to 1000ths

Fractions

Science

Inheritance and Evolution:

What do scientists believe?

What does religion say?

What evidence is there?

What are characteristics?

What are physical features?

How are we similar to our families?

P.E

Fitness

War dance /war games

Gymnastics

History

War and Peace:

What happened to Europe after WW1?

How did Hitler rise to power?

How did WW2 start?

What was Britain like during WW2?

How did Britain rebuild after WW2?

How can primary sources of information help us understand history?

Ancient Islamic civilisation:

When was the rise of the AIC?

How did religion affect culture and architecture?

What was life like in Baghdad at this time?

What is the legacy of AIC?

Geography

What changes happened to Europe after WW1?

What changes happened to Europe during and after WW2?

How can we use historical maps to compare information over time?

What Human geographical changes did Britain experience post WW2?

 

Art/design

Charcoal sketching:

The Blitz in the style of Henry More

Design and

Technology

Designing and making an Anderson shelter

Music

Singing World War 2 songs

Appreciating key wartime musicians (Glenn Miller)

Composing mood music

Computing

We are APP planners

We are Market researchers

SMSC -PSHE

Health and wellbeing:

How can we manage stress?

How can we stay positive?

What is mental health?

Living in the wider world:

What is justice?

What is a stereotype?

What is privilege?

How do we stay safe online?

Relationships:

What makes a good family?

What can we do to manage our feelings?

What makes a good friend?

 

SMSC-RE

Islam:

What does it mean to be a Muslim in Britain today?

What similarities and differences are there between Islam and other beliefs?

What do we do when life gets hard?