Year 6 - Oak & Elder Classes
Welcome to our Year 6 class page! We are really looking forward to the year ahead and have lots of exciting learning opportunities and experiences planned!
Please be sure to check the website regularly - we will upload newsletters, homework and key letters as appropriate. If you require paper copies of these then please let your child's class teacher know.
Elder Class - Miss Christopher
Oak Class - Mrs Pillinger
We are available to talk about any issues or concerns at the end of the school day or alternatively, we can be contacted via email on the school addresses below:
Camp 2020 - Biblin's Adventure Campsite
Please find below newsletters from the Year 6 team:
MAWS - March 31st 2020
Please find below a link to the initial interest letter for MAWS 2020. This year, the concert takes place on Tuesday 31st March 2020.
Year 6 Leavers' Hoodies
Year 6 Leavers' Hoodie Information
Year 6 Recommended Reads
Please find below a list of 50 top recommended reads for Year 6 - how many can you read before the end of the year?! Don't forget our reading challenge!
Year 6 Homework Overview and Expectations
Grammar and Punctuation Homework
To completed week by week and returned on a Wednesday.
Week 1 - Nouns - Due 15.01.2020
Week 2 - Adjectives - Due 22.01.2020
Week 3 - Adverbs - Due 29.01.2020
Week 4 - Apostrophes - Due 5.02.2020
Week 5 - Conjunctions - Due 12.02.2020
Week 6 - Phrases - (Half term homework) Due 26.02.2020
Spelling tests will be on Monday mornings each week and the children will have numerous opportunities to learn and explore their new spelling pattern each week before the spelling lists are issued. Your support with regular learning of these is appreciated.
1. Weekly homework to consolidate learning in class:
Homework will be added each week and will relate to the topic of maths currently being studied in school. Answers will also be provided so that you are able to check your child's homework when it is completed. This should then be handed in to your child's class teacher, where it will be initialled and recorded.
Homework due 26.02.20 (Over half -term)Converting between fractions and decimals (including answers)
2. Arithmetic Homework (weekly):
In class, the children have been practising their times tables daily. This has involved completing a strip of 40 mixed times tables in 2 minutes. We have noticed a huge improvement in the children's speed and accuracy in the last couple of weeks and feel this method is hugely benefiting them. If your child would like to practise these at home, we have provided the strips below:
Year 5 & 6 Statutory Spellings
During Year 6, children will be assessed on their writing. Part of this assessment involves spelling and the ability to correctly spell many of the Year 5 and 6 Statutory word lists independently in their work. A list has been attached below for your reference: