Acer and elm classes
Year 6 is a vital year group in all primary pupils life as pupils prepare for their future life and become secondary ready. The children work extremely hard to realise their full potential, aided by both Miss Hewson who is the class teacher for Acer and Miss Cudmore who is the class teacher for Elm. Please click on the following “This Is Me” documents to find out more information about each class teacher:
The teaching assistant for Year 6 is Miss Maddiford.
TEACHING AND LEARNING
In May, Year 6 pupils take their SATS exams. These are national, statutory tests in which we assess Maths, Reading, Writing and ESPG (English, spelling, punctuation and grammar).
Please click on the following links to find out more about what we will be learning this year:
Key Weekly Information
All children in KS2 are expected to read every day and have their reading record book signed. Children can also earn prizes and book rewards when they do this.
Homework will be set every Friday and put onto Seesaw. This will need to be completed and returned on Seesaw the following Friday for each teacher to mark and provide feedback.
PE will now be every Monday and Friday for both classes. Children need to wear their full PE kit (including house t-shirts and appropriate footwear) to school on the day they have PE.
Acer class have really focused on their reading at home percentages this term and they have just been AMAZING! Because of this, they were able to watch ‘Holes’ at the end of term. They’ve enjoyed reading ‘Kidnapped’ as part of their writing curriculum and wrote some fabulous stories which included a great escape! Please click on the following link to find out more about what has been happening in Acer class:
Elm class have made an excellent start to a very busy first term. They’ve had a huge focus on writing and enjoyed creating newspaper articles and haiku poems. They’ve had a great time exploring different artists too in Art.
This term, Acer class have been learning all about sustainability! They’ve taken part in a Green Energy Workshop and also visited Leigh Woods where they could put all they had learned to good use when taking part in a number of activities. Have a read to find out more of what Acer class have been doing:
Year 6 have started to read a new novel ‘The Girl Of Ink And Stars’. They’ve absolutely loved it! In Maths they’ve been learning all about fractions, decimals and percentages. Please have a click on the following link to read more: