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Year 6


Yes! You’ve made it! The final year of Rhiwbeina Primary School has arrived!  Over the next academic year, you will have the opportunity to explore a wider variety of topics and extend your skills in preparation for High School. You will have the chance to......


Embark upon a transition programme every fortnight at Whitchurch High School.. Be a prefect....Hold prominent positions on the school council and a young leader and make our school environment a safer place by being a Junior Police Community Support Officer. Be elected house and sports captains/vice captains, and be elected the schools bard.


Running alongside our excellent topics, you will have the opportunity to undertake a mock magistrates court session, develop your entrepreneurial skills through the enterprise project and participate in a Year 6 election in which you have to devise your own political party.


During the summer term, you are given the chance to visit the activity centre at Kingswood to further develop your team building skills and independence. To conclude a highly successful in Rhiwbina Primary School, you will celebrate and share your many talents in the leavers concert.


Our year 6 topics...


Learn all about life at sea and piracy!! You'll have the opportunity to become part of a pirate crew and write your own pirate story project.

Visit : Heath Park to practice orienteering.


To find our more about our topic Shipwrecked see our Helping at Home letter & Pupil Voice below:

Living in WWII

You will experience what life was like in Britain during the Second World War.

Visit: Swansea War Museum.

For more information on World War II see our Helping at Home letter and Pupil Voice

News Bites

This topic explores how communication has developed. Alongside this you will be studying the News and how to record the weather.  

Visit : Cilfynydd Water Treatment Works.

A Oes Heddwch

You will learn all about Wales, our Country and the life of one of the greatest heroes 'Owain Glyndwr'.

Visit : The National Museum Art Gallery in Cardiff Civic Centre!

Sustainable Earth

Explores how we can help look after our planet more effectively and in which you'll get the chanceto find out about Amazon tribes of South America.

Visit : Bristol Zoo.

In these Stones

Unearth Cardiff's chequered past and help to develop part of its future!

Visit : We get to go on the Cardiff Town Trail, Cardiff Bay and visit Llandaff Cathedral