Year 6

 

Miss Bayne 

6B

 

Mrs Berry

6BE

Mrs Barnes

6B

Mrs Lewis

6B and 6BE

Mrs Hailey

6B

Mrs Leighton

6BE

Mrs Gordon

6BE

Termly Curriculum Focus:

History:  Changing of Power          - We will be looking at how power has shifted through the ages between monarchs and the government, through to the present day.

English:  Writing to entertain        - Inspired by a variety of different media we will be looking to entertain readers with our writing, covering Harry Potter (linked to our

                           guided reading book), Oliver Twist and various animations, as well as looking at a variety of grammar techniques to control how our

        work is read. 

Maths:                                                 - Place value including reading and rounding 7-digit numbers and negative numbers.

                                                              - Number: Learning formal methods of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. 

 

Homework:

Reading records and guided reading books (borrowed or from home) are expected to be in school every day. 

All homework is to be handed in/completed for Tuesdays. 

Every week:

TTRockstars                                         - 30 minutes every week https://ttrockstars.com/ 

Spelling homework                            - Look, cover, write, check plus full sentences to written in joined handwriting. It may also include an additional quiz on the back. 

Reading                                                - 15 minutes, 5 times a week. (If guided reading homework is set this is included in this reading not additional reading) Children are

                                                                 expected to record the pages they have read and a brief summary of their reading. 

Maths                                                   - This will alternate weekly between two different tasks, which children should spend no longer than 30 minutes completing:

                                                                             arithmetic books (children should hand in any sheets used for working out and complete required corrections before

                                                                                                                moving on to the next page). 

                                                                             online activities these are linked to the previous week's learning and selected to reinforce their knowledge.

                                                                                                              www.activelearnprimary.co.uk 

 Every other week: 

Learning Logs                                       - Children will be able to select from a given list a task to research. They are required to complete one task each fortnight and over

                                                                  the term to have completed a Learning Log from each selection. We will be looking for evidence of research and use of prior       

                                                                  knowledge, care taken over the presentation and effort. 

Websites to help:                              - Monarchs: www.britroyals.com 

                                                               - Maths: www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com/ 

                                                               - English: www.bbc.com/bitesize/levels/zbr9wmn 

 

If there is any difficulty assessing the only line homework, please make a note in your child's reading record. 

 

PE Days:                                               6B: Monday, Tuesday, Friday  6BE: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday (dependent on the week)

Library Days:                                      Thursdays

Other Days:                                        Hampton Court -15th October

                                                               Monarchs Day   - 10th December

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