Poplar Class is a Year 6 class (Key Stage 2).
The curriculum that children in Poplar class are following in the summer term:
English: We will be studying a story version of Macbeth. The tasks will involve comprehension and language development alongside specific written tasks such as diary entries. A short film, El Caminante, will also be studied and a newspaper article written. Grammar, punctuation, comprehension, guided reading, handwriting, spelling and phonics activities will continue. Revision work and preparation for SATs will also be in the first half of the term.
Maths: All four operations (addition, multiplication, division and subtraction) and word problems. Shapes, fractions and decimals. Revision work and preparation for SATs will also be in the first half of the term.
History: Crime and punishment
Science: Living things; habitats
Art: Turner inspired watercolours
PSHE: Going for Goals; Changes
RE: Christianity (Eucharist); Buddhism (Enlightenment)
DT: Mechanism (cam toys)
French: ma journée; le sport
ICT: Game generator
PE: athletics; striking and fielding games; sports day
To read more detailed information about the new national curriculum please click on the following link:
A guide for parents: Year Six (pdf)
If you require any further information about the curriculum in Poplar Class, please speak to the class teacher, Miss Ives.