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Kings Worthy Primary School

Y6 Spring 2 2020

Topic 4: Volcanoes

Geography Key Questions:

We’ll be continuing our geography work by learning about:

  • What is a volcano?
  • How is it formed?
  • Icelandic volcanoes
  • Where do volcanoes occur in the rest of the world?
  • What impact do volcanoes have on people who live near them?

 

English:

  • Creating information text
  • Using the passive voice
  • Using punctuation to avoid ambiguity

 

Maths:

  • Statistics
  • Ratio
  • Coordinates
  • Angles
  • Translation

 

Science – Evolution and inheritance.  We’ll be learning:

  • how animals, plants and microorganisms are adapted to their habitats
  • how adaptation may lead to evolution
  • how living things have changed over time
  • how fossils provide information about living things that inhabited the Earth millions of years ago

 

Computing:

  • Coding: Scratch Volcano
  • IT: Computer Networks and How the Internet Works
  • E-safety: Stereotypes

 

DT:  Creating a fabric tablet case and decorating this using dyes, stitch and applique.

 

PE:

  • Games: Invasion games
  • Gym

 

Music: Creating own melody based on the song ‘Popocatepetl’

 

RE: Easter – Sacrifice

  • What is sacrifice?
  • How is sacrifice is expressed within the Christian story?
  • How important is sacrifice to Christians?
  • What do I think about the concept of sacrifice?
  • How does sacrifice apply to my own / others’ lives?

 

PSHE:  Weighing up risk