Christ The King RC Primary School - To Work Is To Pray

Y6

Welcome to Year 6!

Topic - Investigating and explaining Campaigners for Change, which will include the bicentennial of the Peterloo Massacre in Manchester, The Suffragettes from 1903 onward and The Tolpuddle Martyrs, showing how their actions and beliefs were the beginning of our present day Trade Unions. We will also be covering Adolph Hitler's rise to power from 1933 onward.  As part of our Holocaust topic we will be welcoming Holocaust survivor Itzik Alteman.

Literacy - We will be reading Once and discovering facts about the author Morris Gleitzman. This also links into our Topic subject of The Holocaust.

Science - How diet, exercise and lifestyle impact on the ways our bodies function.

PE - 2 sessions weekly which will include gymnastics and dodge ball.

Maths - Fractions, decimals and percentages.

RE - Discovering the lives of Maximilian Kolbe and Anne Frank and linking to our daily lives.

Please ensure your child completes weekly homework tasks including times tables and spelling test revision as well as reading journals. If you have any further questions or require any information please do not hesitate to contact Mr Ryan or Miss Theckston