In Year 6 you will study the following National Curriculum units:
Interdependance and adaptationFor further information about these units, you can go to the DFEE Standards Site and look at the Primary Science Schemes of Work.
More about dissolving
Forces in action
Light and sound
In May 2003 you will also do National Tests in English, Maths and Science.
Web sites to check for more information:
Science Essentials Channel 4 A great site useful for the whole year's work
The Mammal Society: Mammal Fact Sheets Ideas and information helpful for constructing food chains
Desert USA Find out about plants and animals that live in a desert habitat
Infection Detection Protection The American Museum of Natural History site where you can learn about micro-organisms by playing games!
Microbe Zoo Have a look at all sorts of microscopic organisms
United Utilities, Facts and Details All you ever wanted to know about water treatment