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

Year 6

Welcome to Year 6 at St Gregory's

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

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

 

 

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                                                                                                                                                       

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

 

 

Diary Notes:

Trip to Ford Green Hall December 9th ( JA6) 10th (  JR6)

Christmas Concert 5th December

Trip to St  Chad's 22nd January 2020

 Year 6 Confirmation 21st March 2020

KS2 SATS WEEK - Week beginning May 11th 2020

France Trip - 22nd  June 2020