St Gregory's

Catholic Academy

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office@stgca.org.uk

Spring Garden Road, Longton Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire ST3 2QN

01782 235340

Part of

All Saints Catholic Collegiate

  

Welcome to Year 6

Year 6 staff: Mrs Antrobus, Mrs Mould, Mr Till, Mrs Riddell, Mrs Karobas 

 

Please visit the link for more information on Home Learning

Click here to access home learning during Covid -19

Click here to access Online Safety Guide

e-books

In order to access free eBooks to read at home follow the link below, click on Oxford Owl for home  and register as a parent:

Oxford Owl free eBooks

 

If you have any queries or concerns, please contact our school office on 01782 235340. They will listen and support you, passing on relevant information to your child's class teacher. Dependent on the concern, your child's teacher may give you a call.

Alternatively, please use our KS2 email address to contact your child's class teacher directly: keystage2@stgca.org.uk

Certificates

Photo Gallery

Year 6 Autumn Term Curriculum Overview 2020-2021

SATS REVISION

SATs papers can be found on :

https://www.satspapers.org.uk/Page.aspx?TId=5

 Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar can be accessed on:

https://www.spag.com/  ( Children have a password)

 5 a day Maths

https://corbettmaths.com/5-a-day/primary/

 Home Learning Links

Interactive Learning Links

 www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk    This has lots of Maths and English activities.

It also has lots of activities/ information on other curriculum areas such as science, history and geography.

Children's University

For all children taking part in Staffordshire University Children's University please see the attached form for activities to be carried out in order to gain extra credits. Once you have completed an activity you can either take a photograph or ask an adult to sign your record sheet. Enjoy!

Children's University Spring Activity Sheet 

Our Learning - Autumn Term

Religious Education:

During our RE lessons this term we will be learning about:

  • The Story of the People of God
  • Followers of Christ
  • Confirmation work
  • Advent

English:

In our English lessons this term we will be learning about:

  • Diary Writing
  • Narrative
  • Letters
  • Journalisitc Writing

Maths:

In our Maths lessons this term we will be learning about:

  • Addition & Subtraction
  • Multiplication & Division
  • Fractions
  • Problem solving
  • Geometry

Science:

In our Science lessons this term we will be learning about:

  • Animals Including Humans
  • Evolution and inheritance
  • Working scientifically
  • Investigations

Topic:

Our topics for the Autumn Term are The Tudors and Map Work. Throughout these topics we will be learning about:

  • The Role of Henry VIII
  • The Dissolution of the Monasteries
  • The Reign of Elizabeth I
  • European and world map work
  • Compass points and directions 
  • Capital cities

 Computing:

  • Programming – Understand the efficient algorithms can be used to solve problems
  • Technology in our lives – Understand computer networks including the internet, World Wide Web
  • Online Safety – Explain the consequences of spending too much time online or on a game
  • Multimedia – Combine a range of media recognising the contribution of each to achieve a particular outcome 

 

Our Learning - Spring Term

Religious Education:

During our RE lessons this term we will be learning about:

  • Christmas
  • Confirmation work
  • Vocations
  • Lent
  • Holy Week

English:

In our English lessons this term we will be learning about:

  • Non-chronological reports
  • Narrative
  • Formal Writing : written discussion / arguments
  • Shakespeare
  • Debate

Maths:

In our Maths lessons this term we will be learning about:

  • Addition & Subtraction
  • Multiplication & Division
  • Fractions
  • Problem solving
  • Geometry

Science:

In our Science lessons this term we will be learning about:

  • Electricity
  • Light
  • Working scientifically
  • Investigations

Topic:

Our topics for the Spring  Term are North America and  the Vikings. Throughout these topics we will be learning about:

  • The countries in North America
  • Altas work
  • Time zones
  • Northern and Southern Hemispheres
  • Climate and population                                                                                                                                           

Computing:

  • Programming – Using range of programming software design, write and debug programs that accomplish specific goals
  • Technology in our lives – Use search technologies effectively to show how results are selected and ranked
  • Online Safety – Support my friends to protect themselves and make good choices online and protect my computer or device from harm on the Internet.
  • Handling Data - Collecting, analysing, evaluating and presenting data and information

Our Learning - Summer Term

 Religious Education:

During our RE lessons this term we will be learning about:

  • Easter
  • Belonging to the Church Community
  • Mary and the Lives of the Saints

English:

  • In our English lessons this term we will be learning about:
  • Journalistic Writing
  • Narrative
  • Poetry
  • Debates
  • Drama
  • Transition unit

Maths:

In our Maths lessons this term we will be learning about:

  • Addition & Subtraction
  • Multiplication & Division
  • Fractions
  • Problem solving
  • Geometry
  • Statistics
  • Algebra

Science:

In our Science lessons this term we will be learning about:

  • Living Things and Their Habitats
  •  Animals Including Humans (cont.)
  • Working scientifically
  • Investigations

Topic:

Our topic for the Summer term is World War Two which includes  aspects of history,geography, art and DT. Throughout these topics we will be learning about:

  • The Outbreak of WW2
  • The Blitz
  • Evacuees
  • Daily Life
  • The Battle of Britain
  • European map work
  • Geographical changes over time

 Computing:

  • Programming – Use sequence, selection and repetition in programs
  • Technology in our lives – Understand computer networks including the internet
  • Online Safety – Explain the consequences of sharing too much about myself online.
  • Handling Data – Select, use and combine a variety of software to collect, analyse, evaluate and present information

Diary Notes: