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Welcome to Year 6

Year 6 reminders

Maths homework is given out on a Friday, to be handed in the following Wednesday.

English homework is given out on a Friday, to be handed in the following Wednesday.

Homework club is on a Monday; children are expected to attend.

Children are expected to read for a minimum of 15 minutes every night. This time will increase as we settle into Year 6. Reading books can be changed daily once children have read with an adult at home and the reading record has been signed. Please ensure the length of reading time and page numbers are noted down.

PE is on a Monday and Friday; please ensure full kits are in school.

Spellings  will go out on a Friday, children will be tested on the following Friday.

Children are expected to practise their spellings regularly.

Children are expected to practise their times tables on a regular basis.

Times tables will be tested on a Thursday.

Toast is available at playtime for 10p a slice.

We are looking forward to watching each and everyone of you grow this year. It is going to be an exciting adventure! 

Mrs Morris and the Year 6 team.

 

Useful websites

Please find below a list of useful websites that may help your child with their learning. Children learn best when they practise a new skill in lots of different ways, both in school and at home. The websites include lots of resources and games which help children practise their Maths and English skills. Enjoy practising your learning Year 6!

Maths and English Practise

IXL have separate pages of skills linked to individual Year group.  The Y6 page has links to practise both English and Maths skills.  Pages are then split into skills of which has a practise question for the children to think about.

https://uk.ixl.com/promo?partner=google&campaign=1187&adGroup=Key+Stage+2&gclid=CPPa8teS_8kCFQbnwgodgOIB6A

BBC Education have produced a whole host of materials for KS2.  Follow the KS2 link and then select either Maths or English.   Each area usually has an information section for reading, plus an activity and then quiz which is marked online.  Some aspects require a subscription.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/education

A site with both Maths and English based quizzes which are marked as you go along.

http://www.educationquizzes.com/ks2/maths/

A revision site based upon the old Key Stage 2 Tests but still contains lots of useful information for both Maths and English.

http://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/revision/

A site with links to old style Key Stage 2 Maths Papers, Maths Tutorials as well as Maths Games.  Some of these games are linked to Memory and would therefore help pupils to retain key information.

http://www.online-maths-tutor.com/

A site with links to Maths and English revision materials, including worksheets to look at online or to print off and practise with.

http://sats.highamstjohns.com/

Click on “For Kids” to access some fun games to practise speed of recall of times tables.

http://www.mad4maths.com/

Times table practise

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

This site has loads of Maths games which help to practise a range of skills.

http://www.mathplayground.com/games.html

Loads of Maths games on a range of Mathematical concepts.

https://www.sheppardsoftware.com/math.htm

A range of English games and activities.

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2literacy.html

Activities to reinforce and practise a range of spelling rules.

http://www.keystage2literacy.co.uk/spellings-menu.html

A range of activities and games to practise a range of spelling rules and patterns.

http://www.spellzone.com/games/index.cfm?wordlist=2255

Maths games and activities for Key Stage 1 and 2

http://www.topmarks.co.uk

Some more useful links

www.mymaths.co.uk

www.topmarks.co.uk

www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize 

www.dbprimary.com

 

 

 

Faith in Action - Universal Children Assembly

Faith in Action

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Harvest

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The Basketball Team

Congratulations to our Basketball team for coming runnners up in the Shares competition!

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Christmas Artwork

English

Using Causal Conjunctions

Congratulations Ella

Ella has been accepted onto West Lancs Girls' Football Team! What an achievement!

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PE

Practising our Hockey skills

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World War Two human timeline

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World War Two Allies and Axis

World War Two

Science - Shadows

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Science - Investigating Light

RE - The Parable of the Prodigal Son

Roleplay

PE Gymnastics

Collective Worship

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Class Novel - There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom

Help for parents

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