Welcome to the start of another school year. It has been really lovely to welcome your children back, and we are all looking forward to a fabulous term of learning.
As you know, Year 6 is a very important year, as we have the KS2 SATs coming up in May. We will be working hard to make sure that your child is ready for these, but we cannot do this without your help. Thank you in advance for all your support – it is always greatly appreciated.
Year 6 Team
Miss Deol – Class Teacher (6A) and Year group leader
Miss Tremlett – Class Teacher (6B)
Miss Melissa and Miss Lesley – HLTAs
What we will be learning this term
Literacy: Narrative writing, poetry and non-fiction
Maths: Number – place value
Science: Light, electricity
History: World War II
Geography: Europe and Russia
Art and DT: Silhouettes and landscapes, sewing and knitting
PSHE: New beginnings
Music: Listening to lyrics and interpreting meaning
PE: Gymnastics and team games
PE days – Year 6 have PE on Tuesdays (6A) and Wednesdays (6B). On these days, children need to come to school wearing their school uniform and will change into their PE kits after lunch.
PE uniform: Blue or black shorts or track suit bottoms, with a white T-shirt and plimsolls or black trainers. Please ensure that all kit has your child’s name on it.