Year Six

Staff Team:

Mrs Clark and Mrs Stevens– Class Teachers

Mrs Humphries – Class Assistant Teacher

The Patron Saint of Y6 is St Margaret  Clitherow

Her feast day is the 26th March.

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On the feast day of their patron Saint the children can wear their own clothes in school.

RE is our most important subject and is at the core of our curriculum. We do 2 hours of RE every week, a child led liturgy every Friday and four other sessions of collective worship including Mass or celebration every Thursday. Please look at the RE newsletter to see the dates of Masses and celebrations for the Autumn term.

This term we will be learning about:

English: recount writing, poetry, report writing, story writing, grammar and punctuation, spelling strategies.

Maths: numbers, place value, comparing and ordering numbers, rounding, calculations strategies.

Science: human body.

RE: The Bible- the special book for the Church; Unity- Eucharist enabling people to live in communion; Death and New Life – Celebrating Jesus’ death and resurrection. (Please see the RE newsletter for more information.

Computing: Databases, data handling, sorting and searching.

Spring Rotation Activities: music, creative prayer, computing, history – crime and punishment, mindfulness and growth mindset.

Here you can find Y6 Spring Term Newsletter which has all the important dates and events planned for this term, as well as a short overview of the learning focuses for all the subjects.

Homework tasks for the Spring term will be set up and given every week on Wednesday.

P.E. lessons take place on Tuesday afternoons with Mr Farrow and Wednesday afternoons with Mr Wilson. Please ensure that your child has their full kit each week as they will not be able to participate in the lesson without the appropriate clothing. Full P.E. kit includes: a white T-shirt, navy /black shorts or tracksuit bottoms and trainers for outdoor use.