Welcome to Year 6

In Year 6, you will find Miss Stuart, Mrs Gisevicius , Mrs Northam and Mr Cashman. They also receive added support from Mrs Lakhani and Mr Simmonds

 

Homework.

We expect the children to read at home every night and complete their reading record.

Maths homework is sent home on Monday and to be returned on Friday.

Spelling homework is sent out on Monday, to be returned on Friday.

As we move through the year, comprehension and grammar homework may also be set.

 

 P.E.

Our PE sessions will be on a Thursday afternoon.

Remember to bring your full kit, including trainers, and make sure earrings are removed.

 

Below is our Year 6 topics and a taster of what we will be learning each term

 

 

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Term 4

Term 5

Term 6

Literacy

Description (1st person)

Instructions

Discussion/explanation

Story with speech

Newspaper

Persuasive letter

Creating atmosphere story (Dream Asylum)

Non-Chronological report

Description story

Retell of traditional tale

Newspaper report

Suspense story

Flashback Story

Editing

Redrafting

Maths

 

 

Number and place value

Calculation

Measurement

Solving problems for all of the above

Fractions

Statistics

Geometry

Solving problems for all of the above

Number and place value

Calculation

Measurement

Solving problems for all of the above

Fractions

Statistics

Geometry

Solving problems for all of the above

Number and place value

Calculation

Measurement

Solving problems for all of the above

Fractions

Statistics

Geometry

Solving problems for all of the above

Science

Evolution

Evolution

Irreversible changes

Light

Light

Sex Education

Computing

Gooseberry Planet

Gooseberry Planet

Gooseberry Planet

Gooseberry Planet

Gooseberry Planet

Gooseberry Planet

RE

RE will be taught in term 6 and children will visit St. Mary’s throughout the year

Islam

Art

Pop Art

 

 

 

Paper Mache

Sketching

DT

 

 

 

 

Paper Mache

Picture Frame design

Geography

 

Natural Disasters

Fair trade

Climate change

 

 

History

English Civil War

 

 

 

World War 2

World War 2

PE

Tag Rugby

Dance

Netball

Gymnastics

Hockey

Dance

Net/Wall games

Gymnastics

Kwik Cricket

Athletics

Kwik Cricket

Athletics

MFL

French

French

French

French

French

French

         

 

           

 If you would like more details regarding your child's learning please speak to your child's class teacher.