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It's been a busy end to the term! Please see our Latest News section to read more about our visit to the Royal Albert Hall, the Year 6 Young Entrepreneur Sale, the Year 4 nativity - 'The Magical Christmas Jigsaw', our visit to the Chalfont Lodge Care Home and the choir's performance at the Maria Taylor Carol Concert!

Year 6 Curriculum Information

Welcome to Year 6 ...

 

Year 6 are in their last year at Chalfont St Peter Church of England Academy. This year includes preparation for making the transition to secondary school. Life in Year 6 is non-stop and incredibly busy as the children grown in independence and responsibility. Year 6 are our ‘Academy Ambassadors’ and aim to be outstanding role-models; leading pupil-voice groups and taking on leadership and monitor posts.

 

The main topics studied this year are as follows:-

 

Subject

Autumn

Spring

Summer

English

Oliver Twist
The Christmas Production
Reading, writing and SPAG (spelling, grammar and punctuation)
Themed writing tasks
Fiction and non-fiction
Cross-curricular English – links with other subjects
Transition work to Year 7

Reading, writing and SPAG (spelling, grammar and punctuation)
Themed writing tasks
Fiction and non-fiction
Cross-curricular English – links with other subjects
Transition work to Year 7

‘Kensuke’s Kingdom’
Reading, writing and SPAG (spelling, grammar and punctuation)
Themed writing tasks
Fiction and non-fiction
Cross-curricular English – links with other subjects
Transition work to Year 7
SATS and teacher assessments

Mathematics

Number (including fractions, decimals and percentages)
Measurement
Geometry
Statistics
Ratio
Algebra
Transition work to Year 7

Number (including fractions, decimals and percentages)
Measurement
Geometry
Statistics
Ratio
Algebra
Transition work to Year 7

Number (including fractions, decimals and percentages)
Measurement
Geometry
Statistics
Ratio
Algebra
Transition work to Year 7
SATS and teacher assessments

Science

Science Museum 
Animals Including Humans
Carl Linnaeus

 

Living Things
Evolution and Inheritance
Charles Darwin

Light
Electricity
Issac Newton
SATS and teacher assessments
Zoolab

Computing

Internet Safety
Using Powerpoint

Web Design

Programming
Using Spreadsheets

History

Changing Chalfont – a local history study

Children in Victorian Britian

World War 2
The French Trip

Geography

Our International Links

Globalisation – a modern world

Allons y en France
International Evening

Religious Education

Our Community
Harvest service
Carol service

Sacred Texts
Ash Wednesday service
Easter service

Leaders
Leaver’s service
Church Retreat Day

Physical Education

Football/netball and hockey
Gymnastics
Striking and fielding skills
Inter-house cross country

Football/netball and hockey
Creative Games
Badminton
Inter-house football and netball

Athletics

Cricket
Basketball
Sports Day
Year 6 Games

PSHCE

Law and Politics
Keeping Safe
Life Bus

Philosophy
Human Development and reproduction (links with science topic)
Bikeability

Rights and Equality
World of Work
Year 6-7 transfer support

Art and Design Technology

James Rizzi – Cityscapes
Arts week – The Caribbean

Van Gogh – Landscape Collage
Art society competition
Spring Fayre Games

Stephen Wiltshire – Perspective
Theme park project – design, make and evaluate
French Art

Music

Waltz Chopin
John Williams

Handel – The Water Music
Beethoven – Pastoral symphony
The Blues
Scott Joplin

Dance Music
Schrenberg
Stravinsky

French

La Rentree
Countries and capitals in Europe
Going on holiday
Christmas cards to Bayeux

Resolutions
Directions
Places in town
Transport
Pen pal letters to Bayeux
Le Chandeleur – making pancakes
French Theatre

 

Asterix
French Breakfast
French menus and shopping
The Bayeux Tapestry
The French Trip

 

More information about our CSPA Curriculum can be found here : 

 

For more information regarding the content of our school's curriculum, please contact the school and a member of our Senior Leadership Team will provide further detail.

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