Welcome to the Year 6 section of the school website. Please see below for the key information regarding what we are doing and learning in class and any key resources that may be useful to assist in learning away from school.
This half term we will focusing closely on our spelling, punctuation and grammar to help us prepare for May and also to help improve our writing.
We will be having a real focus on reading and comprehension in the coming weeks to further prepare us for May and children will be practising their reading fluency at home- thank you to parents for your support in this.
We have a lot to cover this half term. Algebra, converting measures, perimeter, area and volume as well as ratio. There will also be planned in revision sessions each week to help us consolidate this year's learning and prepare for the SATs.
This half term we will be studying music in creative links, specifically composing our own music.
Homework this year will be designed to prepare us for the exams in May so there will be a selection of maths, reading and grammar work to do weekly as well as the usual times tables practice, regular reading and spellings.
It is vital that children are completing this homework and we really appreciate your support at home.
If children are unable to complete homework at home they will be invited to a lunchtime homework club.
Below are documents that contain the KS2 key spelling words. These are the words that have been looked at within class spelling sessions and can be used at home to help develop spelling knowledge. The children need to be using these words correctly in their writing to reach the expected standard in year 6.
Try and practise your timestables as regulary as possible, they are one of the most important skills in maths. Below is the link for Timestables Rock Stars.
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