Welcome to Year 6

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

 

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

English

Poem, letter, description

English Civil War

Persuasion

Suspense – the short cut

NCR

Poetry

Explanation

Mavis the mermaid

Instructions

Performance and music

Speaking and Listening

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

 

 

Body systems

Light

 

Computing

(also need control)

We are app planners - networks

We are project managers – computational thinking

We are market researchers - productivity

we are interface designers – communication / collaboration

we are app developers - programming

We are marketers - creativity

RE

Worship and community - Generic

Worship and community: what is the role of the mosque?

Why are sacred texts important? - Generic

What is the Qur'an and why is it important to Muslims?

What can we learn from Christian religious buildings?

How do people express their faith through the arts?

Art                 3D?

 

Art - Sculpture

Print making

Winter painting

 

 

Textiles

DT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Food technology

Geography

 

 

 

 

Volcanoes and Earthquakes

 

 

 

History

 

 

Civil War

 

 

 

 

 

PE

 

Tag Rugby

Dance

 

Netball

Gymnastics

Hockey

Dance

Tennis

Gymnastics

Diamond Cricket

Athletics

Quick Cricket

Athletics

PSHE

 

New beginnings

Getting on and falling out

Going for goals

Good to be me

Relationships

Changes

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.