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Spring Term One - Rivers and Mountains

This term our topic will be Raging Rivers and Magnificent Mountains. During the term we will:

 

- Name and locate countries and cities of the UK.

- Use map skills to locate a range of places on an OS map.

- Locate hills, mountains, coasts and rivers on a UK and world map.

- Understand the nature of a river and how it changes on its journey from source to sea

- Understand the key features of rivers, the geographical vocabulary and definitions.

- Understand what happens as a river reaches the coast, including: estuaries, deltas, mudflats and salt marshes.

- Learn about some famous mountains and rivers.

- Understand how mountains are formed.

- Investigate Hokusai's art prints of Mount Fuji and create our own

One Goal Session- Who can build the highest tower?

Autumn Term- Tudor Times

 

Welcome back after your half term break. Over the coming half term Year 6 will be continuing our exciting topic, Tudor Times. During this term we will:

- Create some traditional Tudor Marchpane in preparation for a Tudor banquet

- Investigate Tudor music and develop some of our own compositions

- Develop our historical understanding and opinions about the Tudor period, explaining whether we feel it was a successful dynasty or not

- Investigate the major events leading up to and during the Spanish Armada

- Understand the science behind Tudor ships and recognise the forces they had placed upon them

Macbeth - The Young Shakespeare Company

Our Writing Trip

Science Day 2017

Stunning Start- Our Ordsall Hall Trip

Autumn Term- Tudor Times

 

Over this term Year 6 will be focusing on our exciting topic, Tudor Times. During this term we will:

- Create some traditional Tudor Marchpane in preparation for a Tudor banquet

- Learn about Christopher Columbus' voyage to America and map his route in an atlas

- Investigate Tudor music and develop some of our own compositions

- Research the famous Tudor portrait artist, Hans Holbein, creating some work in his style

- Understand the roles and order of the Tudor monarchs

- Investigate the major events leading up to and during the Spanish Armada

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