Year 6 - Elm and Oak


Our Year 6 team

Our curriculum

Autumn 2

Topic: Glorious Greeks

Science: Light

ICT: Finding and using information

PSHE: Managing conflict

Design Technology: Greek cookery

RE: The Christmas Mystery

History: Ancient Greeks

Geography: Greece

Art: Greek pottery

Music: Performance acting and singing

PE: Gymnastics

Autumn 1

Topic: Abracadabra

Science: Evolution and inheritance

ICT: Touch typing

PSHE: Rights, responsibilities and the law

Design Technology: Hogwarts pencil case

RE: Identity - Baisakhi

Art: Settings - J.M.W. Turner

Geography: - OS map study

Music: Musical notation

PE: Quidditch


Spring 2

Topic: Inventor's workshop

PSHE: Taking responsibility and conflicting emotions

Design Technology: Woodwork

RE: Easter - what happened next?

Art: Portrait and fine sketching skills - Cabret

History: The Mayans

Geography: Mesoamerica

PE: Competitive games and circuits

Spring 1

Topic: Life's great mysteries

Science: Electricity

PSHE: The world of work, habits and managing emergencies

RE: Stories of justice

Art: Portrait and fine sketching skills - Cabret

History: The Mayans

Geography: Mesoamerica

PE: Competitive games and circuits


Summer 2

Topic: I'm in Y6.. Get me out of here!

Science: Materials and irreversible changes

ICT: Creative use of ICT

PSHE: Challenging stereotypes

RE: Journey of life

History: World War 2

Geography: Map of Europe

Art: Printing and stencilling - Banksy

Music: Performance, acting and singing

PE: Athletics

Summer 1

Topic: All aboard

Science: Circulatory system

ICT: Spreadsheets

PSHE: Human reproduction and aspirations & goals

Design Technology: Pizza making

RE: Enlightenment - Wesak

History: World War 2

Geography: Map of Europe

Art: Country landscape painting

Music: Music from different cultures

PE: Running