Year 6 Home Learning Spring Term 

DT

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?

English/History

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

Research different infamous Highwaymen. Who were they? Why were they famous? What did they do and how were they eventually captured? Could you also find out why people in early 18th century might have chosen to live life as an outlaw?

Suggested Reading

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Science

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.

Geography

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

Can you find out about the different biomes in Russia? Think about the weather, temperature, vegetation, wildlife and landscape.

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