Shortbrook Primary School
Shortbrook Primary School

Years 5 & 6 Curriculum

Curriculum Leaflet
Yr 5-6 Sept 16 17.pdf
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Gothic Horror



  • This term we will be looking at light.
  • We will be looking at how we see things and parts of the eye.
  • We will be looking at how light can produce different colours.
  • We will be investigating how light travels.




  • Research using the internet
  • Presenting research  using  Microsoft word, power point and publisher.



Personal, Social, Citizenship and Health Education

  • We are going to be looking at the community.  What it means to be part of a community and what we can do to help the community?
  • Rights and responsibilities.
  • Working together.



  • Place value of a digit in a number
  • Rounding numbers
  • Read, write and order numbers
  • Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
  • Roman numerals


  • Pencil skills
  • Showing darkness and light and movement, using pencil skills.




  • Listening Skills
  • Speaking confidently in a small group and whole class situations
  • Character description of Dracula
  • Searching for information in a text
  • Deducing and inferring information from texts
  • Enjoying a range a books
  • Neatly joined handwriting and excellent presentation in books
  • Writing a diary of a scary encounter.


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