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Year 6

Welcome to Year 6's Page!

*Class of 2019*

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Twitter - @MissCorlessY6

 

** If you scroll to the bottom of our page, you will find extra information regarding PE, Homework and the things we are learning in class at the moment! **

mailSummer Term - What are we learning? mail

English - Key reading, writing, grammar, comprehension, spelling and language skills taught through a wide variety of genres (Balanced arguments, playscripts, biographies, autobiographies, performance poetry, instructions, explanations)

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Maths - Revision of key calculations and applying all mathematical knowledge to solve word problems, gaining a mastery of each area

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Whole-Class Novel - Wonder by R.J.Palacio

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Science - Living Things and Their Habitats / Evolution and Inheritance

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PE - Cricket, Athletics, Rounders, Orienteering, Tennis

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RE - The Easter Story, Islam

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ICT - Coding and Key Skills

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History - Ancient Egyptians

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Geography - Africa, Fair Trade, Climate Change

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Art - Traditional African Art

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Design and Technology - Egyptian masks

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Music - Singing / tuned instruments (keyboards)

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PSHE - Sex Education / Transition to Secondary School / British Values

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French - Revision of key vocabulary including numbers to 100

Important Information

 

PE

Year 6 have PE every TUESDAY and THURSDAY. This will change throughout the year so please keep checking back for updates!

 

Please ensure your children have their PE kits in school on Tuesdays:

  • Yellow PE shirt (COMPULSORY)
  • Black shorts (COMPULSORY)
  • Black pumps (COMPULSORY)
  • Trainers for when we're lucky enough to do PE outside (OPTIONAL)
  • Outdoor bottoms/jacket (OPTIONAL)
  • All jewellery is to be removed before every PE session and long hair is expected to be tied back.

 

Homework

Wednesday due in Friday - Maths 

Friday due in Wednesday - English

The children receive two pieces of homework a week in Year 6 to prepare them for Secondary School. Children are also expected to read daily and learn their spellings/times-tables.

If children do not complete their homework, they are to do it in their own time in school.

 

If you have any questions or want to speak to me, please do not hesitate to contact me by coming into school, phoning school or signing up to Class Dojo and speaking to me directly there through its secure messaging system. Thank you!

Miss Corless smiley

 

 

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