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Welcome to Year 6

Your class teacher is Miss Knowles 

Your Teaching Assistants are Mrs Muscart and Mrs Ayres

Our Reading challenge has been going well so far this term- the children have read so many different titles. Some of their favourites have been: The Demon Headmaster, Alex Rider,  Children of Winter, The Boy at the back of the class and so many more!


Class Reading Challenge

Our World War 2 day has been such a success!!

A big thank you to Mr Worrall for teaching the children today!


Home Learning


This term we will be looking at a range of texts based on WW2 such as Letters from the Lighthouse, Rose Blanche, Once and other war related non-fiction texts. We will be enjoying reading and writing a range of genres- letters, diaries, reports, descriptions etc. 

Keep reading when you can- at home and at school! Don't forget you can always log on to Read Theory at home too!   https://readtheory.org/app/sign-up/summary



Please have a look at our fabulous writing that we have done last term!




Maths skills this term:

  • Number and place value- compare and order, rounding, negative numbers

  • Four operations- focus on fluency and develop reasoning skills

The children will be constantly using their skills to solve reasoning and problem solving tasks. They will need to use perseverance, be resilient and not give up at times!

Some websites you might want to try!

COUNTDOWN: http://happysoft.org.uk/countdown/numgame.php 

TOPMARKS: https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/problem-solving




​​Science: Light and Electricity 
History: Battles since 1066 with a focus on WW2

Geography: Idenitifying the main countries in Africa, Asia and Australasia/name and locate key deserts of the world. 
Art: war based artwork- drawing and painting skills 

DT: WW2 food/biscuit project 
Computing: My Online Life- being safe online 
French: Everyday life and where I live

RE: Hinduism 
Music: Listen and appraise, musical activities, perform and share 

PE: Games- whole group team games/netball/hockey 
PSHE: Relationships/mental health 



PE is now on Thursdays up until Christmas :)

All information will be communicated through our School Ping, so please make sure that you have access to this.