Year 6 2021 - 2022

Ms Dickenson

Welcome to the  Autumn Term 2022.  The welcome letter will soon be available in the files section below.  Come back in September to view.

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Ms Dickenson, Mrs Stokes & Mrs Brown welcome you to the Year 6 page!

We have lots of exciting things planned for this term and we can't wait to get started.

 

 

Key Dates for Year 6:

5/9/22: INSET

6/9/22:  Back to School

19/10/22: Fluenz vaccine

21/10/22: Break up for half term

31/10/22: INSET

1/11/22: Back to school

22/12/22: Break up for Christmas

9/1/23: Back to school

13/2/23: Stanley Head Residential

17/2/23: Break up for half term

27/2/23: Back to school

31/3/23: Break up for Easter

17/4/23: Back to school

1/5/23: May Bank Holiday

8/5/23: SATs week

25/5/23: Break up for half term

26/5/23: INSET

5/6/23: Back to school

21/7/23: Year 6 leave St Gabriel's

 

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Please see below for a basic overview of our learning this term.  For more detail, please see the Welcome Letter which will be sent home within the first few days of term.  This letter will also be available in the files section below once term begins.

 

Curriculum for the Autumn Term

 

Religion

Autumn One

The Kingdom of God

  • Know about the Kingdom of God and reflect upon its meaning for us
  • Understand that everyone is invited to the Kingdom of God
  • Show our commitment to the Kingdom
  • Understand the variety of responses to the Kingdom
  • Know that Jesus has compassion for all who suffer
  • Know about people who helped to spread the Kingdom of God

Autumn Two

Justice

  • Understand the meaning of justice and be aware that we are all called to work for justice
  • Know about some people who have been persecuted for speaking out about injustice
  • Know about some people who work for justice
  • Understand we are all called to help one another
  • Know that Advent is a time when we prepare to celebrate the birthday of Jesus
  • Know about the mystery of the Incarnation

Maths

 

English

Holes by Louis Sachar. 

Reading comprehensions on a variety of texts including modern classics.  

Writing - 

Spelling -

Grammar - 

Whole class guided reading - The Eye of the Wolf

 

Science

Light

 

Electricity

 

History - Autumn One

1000 YEARS OF CRIME AND PUNISHMENT

  • Trial by Ordeal -God will decide who is guilty of a crime!  This can be painful and deadly...
  • Tudor Punishments.  The Tudors thought that punishments should be horrific to act as a deterrent!
  • Highwaymen and Dick Turpin.  Stand and deliver!  We'll find out about Dick Turpin's interesting life.
  • Victorian prisons and hard labour.  The Victorians believed that locking people away was not punishment enough!  Hard labour in prisons was brutal!
  • Robert Peel and the Police Force.  We will find out about how the police force came about and what life was like for the first police men and women.
  • Modern Policing and Forensic Techniques.  We would like any parents who are in the police force to come in to talk to us about your job!  Please get in touch.

Geography - Autumn Two

 

Computing

 

Art

 

Design & Technology

 

 

 

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St Gabriel's Catholic Primary School, Well Lane, Alsager, Stoke-on-Trent ST7 2PG