Barr View Primary & Nursery Academy

If you need to contact the school the best way is email enquiry@barrview.bham.sch.uk Telephones are manned Mon to Fri 9am until 12pm with limited staffing outside of these hours. Thank you for your continued support...........If you need to contact the school the best way is email enquiry@barrview.bham.sch.uk Telephones are manned Mon to Fri 9am until 12pm with limited staffing outside of these hours. Thank you for your continued support...........If you need to contact the school the best way is email enquiry@barrview.bham.sch.uk Telephones are manned Mon to Fri 9am until 12pm with limited staffing outside of these hours. Thank you for your continued support...........If you need to contact the school the best way is email enquiry@barrview.bham.sch.uk Telephones are manned Mon to Fri 9am until 12pm with limited staffing outside of these hours. Thank you for your continued support...........If you need to contact the school the best way is email enquiry@barrview.bham.sch.uk Telephones are manned Mon to Fri 9am until 12pm with limited staffing outside of these hours. Thank you for your continued support...........If you need to contact the school the best way is email enquiry@barrview.bham.sch.uk Telephones are manned Mon to Fri 9am until 12pm with limited staffing outside of these hours. Thank you for your continued support...........If you need to contact the school the best way is email enquiry@barrview.bham.sch.uk Telephones are manned Mon to Fri 9am until 12pm with limited staffing outside of these hours. Thank you for your continued support...........If you need to contact the school the best way is email enquiry@barrview.bham.sch.uk Telephones are manned Mon to Fri 9am until 12pm with limited staffing outside of these hours. Thank you for your continued support...........If you need to contact the school the best way is email enquiry@barrview.bham.sch.uk Telephones are manned Mon to Fri 9am until 12pm with limited staffing outside of these hours. Thank you for your continued support...........If you need to contact the school the best way is email enquiry@barrview.bham.sch.uk Telephones are manned Mon to Fri 9am until 12pm with limited staffing outside of these hours. Thank you for your continued support...........If you need to contact the school the best way is email enquiry@barrview.bham.sch.uk Telephones are manned Mon to Fri 9am until 12pm with limited staffing outside of these hours. Thank you for your continued support...........If you need to contact the school the best way is email enquiry@barrview.bham.sch.uk Telephones are manned Mon to Fri 9am until 12pm with limited staffing outside of these hours. Thank you for your continued support...........If you need to contact the school the best way is email enquiry@barrview.bham.sch.uk Telephones are manned Mon to Fri 9am until 12pm with limited staffing outside of these hours. Thank you for your continued support...........If you need to contact the school the best way is email enquiry@barrview.bham.sch.uk Telephones are manned Mon to Fri 9am until 12pm with limited staffing outside of these hours. Thank you for your continued support...........If you need to contact the school the best way is email enquiry@barrview.bham.sch.uk Telephones are manned Mon to Fri 9am until 12pm with limited staffing outside of these hours. Thank you for your continued support...........If you need to contact the school the best way is email enquiry@barrview.bham.sch.uk Telephones are manned Mon to Fri 9am until 12pm with limited staffing outside of these hours. Thank you for your continued support...........

Year 6 Curriculum 

Welcome to Year 6's Curriculum Page!

Below are the aspects we will be covering during  Spring Term 2

 

English:

  • Writing a diary based on one of the main events from Michael Morpurgo's Beowulf text
  • Using inference to identify character's feelings and thoughts based on text evidence
  • Reading a range of fiction and non-fiction texts with specific skill-related questions 
  • Develop  their understanding of a range of vocabulary obtained from different texts 
  • Develop their understanding of a range of vocabulary used in different contexts
  • To use spelling rules and patterns to change the meaning of words by using prefixes and suffixes
  • To identify a wide range of grammatical features within sentences

 

 

Maths

  • Identifying missing angles within a range of shapes
  • Identifying properties of 2D and 3D shapes
  • Properties of circles- calculating the circumference, radius and diameter
  • Ratio and proportion 
  • Translating and reflecting shapes
  • Solving a range of reasoning problems 
  • Reinforce understanding of using the most efficient method when solving arithmetic problems

 

History:

The Great War

 

  • To  understand the reasons behind WW1 
  • To understand different roles during WW1 and the living conditions
  • To infer feelings from different points of view during the war: child, women, soldiers
  • To design and make a scale model of a trench based on research 

 

Science:

Electricity 

 

  • Creating a range of circuits including simple and parallel circuits 
  • Explore how switches can be created using a variety of materials
  • To change the brightness of a bulb by adding and removing different variables

SCIENCE WEEK!

  • Investigating which materials are the best thermal insulators
  • Designing a prototype  coat which is suitable for use in the Antarctic  

 

PE

  • Invasion games
  • Developing  skills to be able to attack and defend in a range of competitive games