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Welcome to Year 6. Curriculum Information Evening. Staff in Year 6. Mrs Langford-Jackson in Class 6LJ Mrs Phillips in Class 6P Staff your children may work with: Mrs Rico, Mrs Hardy, Mrs Harris, Mrs Zengin , Ms Iesi , Mrs Kelleher, Mr Clarke, Mrs La’Val.

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Welcome to year 6

Welcome to Year 6

Curriculum Information Evening

Staff in year 6

Staff in Year 6

  • Mrs Langford-Jackson in Class 6LJ

  • Mrs Phillips in Class 6P

    Staff your children may work with:

    Mrs Rico, Mrs Hardy, Mrs Harris, Mrs Zengin, Ms Iesi,

    Mrs Kelleher, Mr Clarke, Mrs La’Val

Welcome to year 6

  • This evening, we hope to give you a brief overview of the subjects and skills that will be covered throughout the year.

Areas of learning

Areas of Learning

  • RE

  • Literacy

  • Maths

  • Science

  • Geography and History (Topic)

  • PE

  • Music

  • PSHE

  • ICT

  • Art

  • D & T



In Year 6 children will –

  • Revise and further their understanding of a range of fiction and non-fiction texts

  • Increase their use of adventurous vocabulary

  • Revise and use their understanding of the elements of stories to write in a variety of genres

  • Read for pleasure and information and report on what they have read – giving their own opinion.

  • Listen to, read and analyse stories, songs, rhymes and poems

  • Write for different purposes and audiences.



Some areas of learning in Year 6:

  • Increase understanding of place value including decimals

  • Using a range of strategies for adding, subtracting, multiplication and division

  • Using and applying the 4 rules of number to problem solving

  • Confidently name, describe and make 2d and 3d shapes

  • Use a range of measures accurately.

Welcome to year 6


Some areas of learning:

  • The Kingdom of God

  • Justice (including Advent)

  • Jesus – The Bread of Life

  • Jesus – The Son of God (including Easter)

  • The Work of the Apostles

  • Called to Serve

Welcome to year 6


  • SATs will be held during the week beginning 13th May 2013

  • Our intent is that the children should not be stressed about this – we will be doing a number of practise papers with them, along with revision during lessons in the half term before the SATs.



  • Reading

  • Please encourage your child to read at least 4 times per week

  • Ensure that they keep a record of what they have read in their Reading Journal.

  • Write a comment in their Reading Journal if you listen to them read.


  • Maths: given on Monday. Must be returned completed on Thursday

  • Literacy: given on Monday. Must be returned completed on Thursday

  • Spellings: given on Monday to be tested on Friday

    We may also give occasional topic or science homeworks.

Pe information

PE Information

  • PE kits must be brought to school on Monday and taken home for washing on Friday

  • Outdoor PE: jogging bottoms after half term when it gets a little colder for outdoor PE. Trainers may also be worn for outdoor PE only

  • Indoor PE: Plimsolls or bare feet are acceptable. No trainers

  • Girls: socks not tights for PE

  • PE is every Thursday afternoon.

  • Please NAME all school uniform

Welcome to year 6

  • There will be some events where we and the children would appreciate your support and attendance.

  • Year 6 Class assemblies

  • The Year 6 Leavers Mass

  • The Year 6 Production

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