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Class 6F 2018-2019

Mrs Foster

Welcome to Year 6

Autumn Term Topics


This term we are learning all about LIGHT.

We have been making periscopes to prove that light travels in straight lines. We will also be learning about the internal and external parts of the eye, investigating shadows and looking at refraction and dispersion.



Our topic this term is EUROPE and The EU

A few key questions to consider:

  • What is the European Union?
  • Do you think the UK should leave or remain in the EU?
  • Where is Dolceacqua and how does it compare to Flixton?



 We will be learning all about the ANCIENT GREEKS in our first history topic.

Key areas that will are going to cover are:

  • The Olympics
  • Where and when the Ancient Greeks existed.
  • Athenians and Spartans
  • Evaluating the significance of different sources of evidence.
  • Validating and organising clues.
  • Democracy 



Our first topic is MOVEMENT. We will be learning about how different artists portray movement through their work. We will also be studying the human form and exploring with different media. 



Watch this space for our completed FAIRGROUND RIDES. We will be learning all about levers, pulleys and gears. 

We have already started thinking about our favourite rides and how they move. 



Our topic is HIP HOP music and we will be rapping to ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel Air’




Miss Corker will be teaching the class French this year.



Mr Moulton will be teaching the class all about ANIMATION.



Total Gymnastics will be in teaching us lots of different skills and techniques.

Outdoor PE will be BASKETBALL.



We will be learning all about BUDDHISM this half term.

The class will have a chance to find out about why Buddha is important as well as learning about meditation, the Eightfold Path and the Four Nobel Truths.




Library is on Thursday.

PE is Monday (outdoor) and Friday (indoor).

Home learning will be given out on Thursday, to be returned the following Tuesday

Reading Racetrack books due in every Friday


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Class 6F: Calendar items

School Photographs, by Mrs Carr

Year 6 Book Fair, by Mr Redmond