Primary Year 6


Primary – Year 6

Curriculum Overview

Cambridge Primary, gives schools a curriculum framework to develop skills, knowledge and understanding in younger learners. Cambridge Primary enables teachers to assess children’s learning as they progress.  The Cambridge Primary Curriculum framework for each subject – English, English as a second language, mathematics and science – provides a clear teaching structure. ISIB also use integrated assessments to monitor learners’ progress combined with a variety of other international subject options such as IPC, RE, PE etc.

Core topics to be studied

ENGLISH MATHS SCIENCE
  • Recounts, Explanations Instructions & Non-Chronological Reports
  • Formal, Informal & Persuasive Writing: Adverts & Letters
  • Biographical Writing Descriptive Writing   Narrative Techniques
  • Interpret & Write Poetry              Figurative Language  Class Novel : Skellig
  • Debating Skills   Literary Analyses  Select Y7 Topics
  • Oral Reading Fluency
  • Making Inferences
  • Authors purpose / POV
  • Layers of meaning
  • Literary Analysis
  • Listening and speaking skills
  • SPaG
  • Whole Numbers & Integers
  • Measurement:   Length & Mass
  • Points, Lines,  Planes & Angles
  • Bar & Line Graphs    Pie Charts
  • Fractions, Decimals and Percentages
  • Properties & Nets of 2D & 3D Shapes
  • Mode Median Mean & Range
  • Algebraic Expressions Ratio & Proportion
  • Measurement: Area & Volume
  • The Coordinate Plane & Translating Shapes
  • Chance & Probability
  • Algebraic Equations, Functions & Sequences
  • Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication and Division
  • Humans Anatomy
  • Material Changes¨
  • Plants & Animals
  • States of Matter
  • Environmental Issues
  • Forces & Energy
  • Friction, Air Resistance & Electrical Circuits

Additional topics to be studied

IPC RE PE
  • Myths and Legends  (Myths, Legends & Beliefs)
  • Making the News  (Print Broadcast & Online Journalism)
  • Go with the Flow (Rivers & Their Impact on Civilisations)
  • History AD900 (European Cities) Current Influences
  • Drugs Education          (Drug Awareness & Misuse Prevention)
  • Spirituality – Myself,                            The Community & Our Society
  • Christianity Origins, Beliefs, Traditions  & Issues
  • Islam Origins, Beliefs, Traditions  & Issues
  • Hinduism & Judaism                     Origins, Beliefs, Traditions  & Issues
  • Current Trends & Issues in the World
  • Competitive games
  • Swimming proficiency
  • Tracking and field
  • Basic fitness skills
  • Martial arts (Muay Thai)
  • Anatomy of the human body
  • Orienteering
  • Ski/snowboard camp training

Assessment

In class assessments at the end of each topic will be marked to the National Curriculum levels 1c to 8a.

Further Information

For more information regarding this course please speak to Mr Parker.