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Year 5/6 Silver Birch Class Curriculum Map 2020/21

Year 5/6 Silver Birch Class Curriculum Map 2020/21

Subject

Autumn Term

Spring Term

Summer Term

Topic Focus

Living Things

Ancient Greece

Empire / WW2

English

Botanicum

Just So stories

A Christmas Carol

Spooky Stories

The Odyssey

Percy Jackson

Debate and persuasive writing

 

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

Coram Boy

Formal letters

Science

The human body

 

Light and Sight

Mixtures

Types of Change

Classification of living things

History

 

Ancient Greece

British History beyond 1066

Local history

Geography

Land use in the local area  

Map reading

Rivers and Mountains

 

European local study

Economic links and natural resources

Computing

Computational thinking

Networks

Geometric art

Blogging

Cryptography

Adventure Games

Art

People in Action

Greek pots

Monet

sculpture

Design and Technology

Chinese inventions

Building bridges

Play props

Famous fashions

P.E.

 

swimming

invasion games

Gym

handball

Cricket

biking

R.E.

Islam (Five Pillars/ Holy Places)

Islam

Walk through the Bible

 

Sikhism – Gurdwara

Christianity in the local community and beyond

Music

Ukelele

Musical theatre

Ukulele

For maths we teach the Programmes of Study from the National Curriculum relevant to each year group . We also follow the Inspire Maths scheme which is based on the Singapore Maths Approach.

Year 5/6 Silver Birch Class Curriculum Map 2020/21