Year 6 2018 - 2019

Miss Chard

Year Six Teacher

Welcome to Year 6

With

Miss Chard, Mrs Davies and Mrs McFetridge

Please remember to make sure you are signed up to Class Dojo to see what we have been learning about in class.

English

Year 6 are currently studying the text King Kong written by Anthony Browne. We will be reading and discussing the events in the text as well as completing lots of short burst writing and contextual grammar activities.

We will also be continuing to develop our grammar, punctuation and spelling skills. To practise your spelling, punctuation and grammar have a look at some of the websites below:

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

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/english/spelling_grammar/

https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/topics/zhrrd2p

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/english-games/7-11-years/spelling-and-grammar

Maths

This half term marks the beginning of our revision period which will run from now until May. Take a look at the revision plan to see what we will be learning in class.

 Why not log onto Mathletics -  www. mathletics.com and have a go at the units linked to these topics. It is a brilliant tool for developing your Maths knowledge and fluency.

 I hope you are continuing to learn your times tables to master our times tables challenge. Follow this link to practise your tables:

http://primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/maths/timestable/interactive.htm

World Knowledge

We will be continuing with our topic, Around the World. This half term, we wil be exploring different countries around the world with a focus on political systems, current events, culture and lifestyles.

Reminders

Tuesday: Grammar homework

Wednesday: Maths homework

Thursday: Spelling

Friday: 5 reads to be completed and recorded in reading record  by today.

PE will be on a Friday afternoon; therefore a full PE kit needs to be in school for this day each week.

 

SATs

 

Date

Tests

Monday 13th May 2019

English grammar, punctuation and spelling Paper 1: questions

Approx. 9:30 to 10:15

 

English grammar, punctuation and spelling Paper 2: spelling

Approx. 11:10 to 11:20

Tuesday 14th May 2019

English reading

Approx. 9:30 to 10:30

 

 

Wednesday 15th May 2019

Mathematics Paper 1: arithmetic

Approx. 9:30 to 10:00

Mathematics Paper 2: reasoning

Approx. 11:10 to 11:50

Thursday 16th May 2019

Mathematics Paper 3: reasoning

Approx. 9:30 to 10:10

 

 

 

 

 

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Contact the School

Highfield Primary School

Blacon Point Road
Blacon
Chester
CH1 5LD

Tel: 01244 981140
admin@highfield-blacon.cheshire.sch.uk