English

Next week we will be starting a unit on 'Once', a novel about a Polish boy searching for his parents during WWII.  In the meantime, we will be continuing our work on instructions.  We have based our work on Neil Gaiman's wonderful poem 'Instructions', which you can see here.

Grammar included in this unit (click on for links):

Please remember to complete some read theory!

Upcoming events

Parent consultations      – Wednesday 6th February 2019 (5-8pm)

                                                - Thursday 7th February 2019 (3.30 – 6.30pm)

SATs discussion drop-in -Thursday 14th February 2019

Half-term                            -  Friday 15th February 2019

Back to School                   - Monday 25th February 2019

SATs                                      - Week commencing 13 May 2019

 

Maths

We practice our core mathematical skills as part of our Early Work in Year 6.  Key to this is a sound understanding of place value, times tables, and the four operations.  You can find some SATs revision support in these areas below:

General content

Maths games

Maths quizzes

 

This term we will be studying percentages, angles, ratio, algebra, and volume.

Science

This half term, we are learning about Evolution and Inheritance.  We will also be studying Light.   

 

If you would like to know more about the content we will be covering, please follow this link for Evolution and Inheritance and this link for light.

PE

This term in outdoor PE we will be studying netball and tennis. Our outdoor PE slots have moved to Wednesdays now; please remember to pack suitable clothing for inclement weather.

 

Year 6 in pictures (coming soon)