Year 6 Home Learning Spring Term 

Science – light and electricity 

Research Sir Isaac Newton’s experiments with light and how this was ground breaking for the time.Research Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Edison and Michael Faraday and their scientific discoveries with electricity. 


Research when the police force came into being in the UK and why was it started.

Research the famous Old Bailey court house in London. When was it built? How many court cases are heard every year there? What famous court cases have been heard there? 


Investigate Russian food and traditional dishes. Can you create a menu and bring it in to show the class. What would a tourist want to try if they went on holiday to Russia?


As the world’s largest country, Russia occupies one tenth of all the land on Earth.

Can you find out how many different time zones are there across this country? What is the range in temperature from the coldest, warmest, wettest and driest locations?