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Park Hill Primary

Year  6  Curriculum - Topics

SCIENCE

Habitat, adaptation, classification keys & micro-organisms

 

Diet, exercise and functions of the heart

 Volcanoes

Light & shadows

 

Fossils

HISTORY

The impact of Railways on British & Local Life

A study of an aspect or theme in British history beyond 1066

Early Civilizations:

An overview of Early civilizations and depth study of Baghdad C.E. 900

A study of a non-European society contrasting with British history

Historical links to topic

Links to Japanese role in second world war and the impact of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima & Nagasak

GEOGRAPHY

Geography links

Identifying human geographical features – rail/ canal land use

Geography links

Identifying middle east region on maps, in atlases & on globes

Identifying physical geographical features

 

Circumnavigating the Globe: Kensuke’s Kingdom

A world locational geography study linked to a text: Kensuke’s Kingdom, by Michael Morpurgo

COMPUTING

(Following Rising Stars Switched On scheme)

 Book Creators: Designing an illustrated children's book

 

We are artists

Fusing geometry & art (Islamic art links)

Creativity

Researching educational websites

 

E-Safety

We are cryptographers

Computational thinking

MUSIC

(Following Music Express Scheme)

Roundabout

Exploring rounds

 

Journey into Space

Exploring sound sources

Songwriter

Exploring lyrics & melody

Cyclic Patterns

Exploring rhythm & pulse

Moving On/Leaver’s Assembly

Performing together

P.E.

Dance

 

Invasion Games: Football

 

Gym

 

Invasion Games: Hockey

Gym

 

Invasion Games: Netball

 

Net & wall Games

Badminton & Tennis

Striking & Fielding Games

Cricket

 

Athletics

 

Striking & Fielding Games

Rounders

 

PATHS

Getting back into PATHS

 

Study/Organisational Skills

Conflict Resolution

 

Theme of Respect

Respect

 

Ending & Transitions

ART AND DESIGN

Islamic Art

A study of geometric pattern making in Islamic art

Textiles: Designing & making Islamic art patterns, sewn onto Binca

 

Japanese Art

Paint: A study of the Ukiyo-e style  ‘Great Wave off Kanagawa’by Japanese artist Hokusai

Anime drawing

Origami – Japanese paper-folding

DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY

Designing & Constructing

A motorised coal carrying vehicle

 

 

R.E

Living by rules

Being Fair and Just

Creating unity & Harmony

Cultivating Inclusion, Identity & Belonging

Remembering Roots

Being Courageous & Confident

Being Regardful of Suffering

Being Merciful & Forgiving

Expressing Joy

Appreciating Beauty

Being Curious and Valuing Knowledge

Being Reflective & Self-Critical