Class News

Year 6

During our maths lessons we will be looking at calculating using formal written methods and mental methods too. Please see the maths page for suggested support you can give your child at home.

We can’t wait to take you to the land of Narnia for or English text, ‘The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe ‘ by C.S.Lewis. The children will be studying the text and producing many pieces of writing based on the book. Who knows, they may even get to sample some hot chocolate and Turkish Delight when they meet the White Witch!

During the afternoons, the children will be developing their historical skills and knowledge by studying World War II in this half term. For Science, we will be studying the heart and circulation along diet and medicines. In addition, we will be developing our artistic skills through “Street Art” .

In the back of your children reading diary you will find their login details for Times Tables Rock Stars and Google Classroom. All homework will be set on there, but if you struggle accessing at home, the children will be given time to complete it in school. We can’t wait to set the children times tables and reading challenges which they will be able to access from home!



Please could we remind you that spellings are in the back of the reading diaries for the half term and also on Google Classrooms. Children will be tested on the spelling patterns on a Friday. There is an expectation to read at least 3 times a week. Let’s be the year group with the highest word count this year

Homework needs to be completed for Tuesday.

Spelling and Times Table tests are on a Friday.

Our PE sessions will be on a Friday afternoon. We ask that the children arrive at school wearing their PE kit as they will wear PE kit all day.