Welcome to Year 6
Our aims in Year 6 are to:
•To treat each child as an individual
•Make learning interactive and challenging
•Ensure the children are ready for a smooth transition to High School
Our Curriculum Each half term is based around a theme which we make creative as possible to engage the children in their learning.
Autumn 1 – World War 2
Autumn 2 – Crime and punishment in Anglo Saxon times
Spring 1 – Extreme Climates – a study of the Rainforests
Spring 2 – Rule Britannia – What makes the UK special?
Summer – Fieldwork
As Part of out autumn topic we paid a visit to Cosford RAF musuem.
Please take the time to sit and listen to your child read at home. Don’t forget to sign their blue reading diary. Homework will be sent out every Wednesday and needs to be brought back on Monday. Any problems please speak to a member of the year 6 staff.
In May, Year 6 complete end of key stage 2 tests (SATs). The tests include grammar, reading and maths. Please support your child in the build up to the tests by encouraging them to complete their homework and use the revision guides that they will be provided with
These will take place week beginning 8/05/17