WELCOME TO YEAR 6
Miss Cowgill, Mrs Gilchrist, Mrs Morgan and Mrs Surtees are looking forward to another exciting year.
Our final topic this year is...
Our work will be based on the novel, 'Kensuke's Kingdom' by Michael Morpurgo.
Our topic in Summer 1 is
SATS WEEK IS MAY 8TH
We will be finding out about how the major organs in the body function, and the impact of a healthy diet and exercise.
After SATS, we will be working on a 2 week integrated project, designing a healthy pop-up cafe, which will be presented to our Business Partners.
Our Topic in Spring 2 is....
The Mysterious Mayans.
We will be learning about their origins, their lifestyle, their Gods and their legacies.
Our topic in Spring 1 is...
JOURNEY INTO THE UNKNOWN
We will be learning all about the voyages and discoveries of Charles Darwin and how this helped to explain how humans, animals and plants have evolved.
We will be visiting the Great North Museum on Thursday 26th January.
Our topic in Autumn 2 is....
We will be learning about electrical circuits, and using them in our own 'Home Alone' houses. We will be writing our own mystery stories,using the Diamond Brothers series by Anthony Horowitz as a stimulus.
Parents Information for Autumn 2
Our topic in Autumn 1 is..... D DAY
We will be learning about World War 2, looking specifically at turning points during the war, and the impact the war had on the development of Britain.
High Frequency National Curriculum Word List for Y5 and Y6