Our teachers in Year 6 are Miss White, Mrs Cuss and Mrs Reid.
Our teaching assistant is Mrs Donaldson.
In English this term, we are reading Cogheart by Peter Bunzl. We will use this story to support our writing this term linked to advertisements, description, newspapers, poetry, narratives, fact files and balanced arguments. Spelling and grammar will also be covered every week.
In Maths this term, we will be focusing on written and mental calculations, fractions, decimals and percentages, measure and shape. We will continue to focus on times tables all term.
In Science, our focus will be on Light for the first half term and then Evolution and Inheritance.
Geography, History, DT and Art
During this term we will be learning about Vikings. We will explore maps to show where the Vikings came from and where they settled. We will find out how they lived and the types of trades they completed. Our artwork will be linked to drawing Viking ships and using collage to make Viking jewellery.
In RE this term, our focus is Christianity. We will have a visitor coming in to explore the Bible and the teachings from the New Testament. We will also learn about the contrasting views of Christians and scientists around Creation.
PE and Healthy Snacks
In PE this term, we are securing our gymnastics and learning how to play basketball.
6W and 6RC both have PE on Mon and Weds pm.
Children are welcome to bring in a healthy snack for break time.
Reading and Homework
All homework will be sent home on a Tuesday to be needed to be completed or handed in on the following Monday. All children have reading books and diaries. Please take time to read with your children at home and fill in the diary.
Any concerns at all, please let us know.
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