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Year Six

Welcome to Year 6

The teachers in Year 6 are Mrs Parker in the Bright Bees and Mrs Allingham in the Outstanding Owls.

Our Year 6 team will be supported by Mrs Guest, Mrs Barker, Miss Oxley and Miss Heatherinton.

Please ensure you have signed up to ClassDojo as it is another way of communicating with your child’s class teacher! 

https://www.classdojo.com/

Mrs Parker’s and Mrs Allingham’s  Welcome Message:

Welcome to 6 Bright Bees and Outstanding Owls where we work collaboratively and support one another to achieve our very best! In 6BB and 6OO we make sure that every day is our best day and that we are always challenging ourselves to succeed. As part of our Golden Rules, we make sure that everyone is treated with respect and equality, we want our classroom to be a welcoming and safe environment for all.

SAT’s

As you may be aware, Year 6 is a challenging year at Primary school and there will be very high expectations set for the children. Some of the children are already feeling nervous about the year and the upcoming SAT’s at the end of it.   It will be a challenging year for the children, but with your continued support and encouragement at home, we are sure that your child will make good progress and do well for themselves.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to come in and see us in Year 6.

SAT’s are due to take place the week beginning Monday 11th May 2020. They will run until Thursday 14th May 2020.

The scheduled order is:

  • Monday 11th: English Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling Paper 1 and 2
  • Tuesday 12th: English Reading Paper
  • Wednesday 13th: Mathematics Paper 1 and 2
  • Thursday 14th: Mathematics Paper 3

If you would like to view previous KS2 SAT papers then follow the link below:

https://www.satspapers.org.uk/Page.aspx?TId=5

Spring Term

Our current curriculum theme is: Impressions in Time. Throughout this unit we will be exploring key aspects of history. We will be studying Impressionism in Art, Gothic Literature in English and Reading and The Roman’s in History. In Science we will be investigating Electricity and The Human Circulatory System.

Click here to see our Curriculum Plan for Year 6 for the Spring Term- this promises to be a great term with so much to learn!!!

Click here to read our Year 6 Spring Newsletter

Take a look at some of our photos to see what we have been up to!

 

Year 6 Reading Spine

In Year 6 we have carefully selected high-quality texts to inspire and engage the children. These texts form the basis of our learning. The texts drive our curriculum as well as English and Reading. Support your children by reading similar books to further develop their understanding.

Year 6 Reading Spine

Reading for Pleasure 

Below is a list of books recommended for Year 6 Pupils.

Year 6