Welcome to Year 6

Redwood Class

Miss Beighton and Mrs Williamson

Year 6 is all about recapping, revising and taking each topic to the next level.

Key Days to Remember!

P.E: Thursday afternoon

Spellings: Hand in Thursday (test is on Thursday also)

Reading Journals: Hand in Thursday complete 3 tasks each week.

Homework: Given out every Friday to be handed in on a Thursday

 

We are working towards our SATs this year so please help your children to revise. 

SATs – 11th – 14th May 2020

  • Maths Paper 1 –Arithmetic
  • Maths Paper 2 – Problem solving 1
  • Maths Paper 3 - Problem solving 2
  • Reading Test
  • Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling Test (GPS)
  • Writing –Teacher assessed

Children receive scaled scores and a level:

Greater Depth

Expected level

Has not met expected level

 

Pride Points!

This year, we will continue with our Pride points system to reward children for good behaviour or outstanding work! At the end of each week 2 children will win a prize from Mr Mepham! 

The Tudors

This term Year 6 are learning about the Tudors. We will be learning about: how it all began with the Battle of Bosworth; Henry VIII and his six wives; Tudor Explorers along with making Tudor crafts and sketching Tudor portraits. 

Useful Information

We love reading in Year 6.  Please help us to read at home and remind us to write in our reading journals at least 3 times and complete 3 activities.

We regularly use a fun website called Mathletics to consolidate our understanding in maths. You can also use this at home! Just click on the link below and enter your username and password:

http://www.mathletics.co.uk/ 

 Here are some of the other brilliant websites we use in school to help us consolidate our learning:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/english/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/maths/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/science/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/8_9/science_8_9.shtml