Welcome to the Year 6 class page!
This year, the two classes are taught by Miss McGovern (6M) and Miss Flower (6F). They are assisted by Mrs McSkimming and Mrs Barber. Please do not hesitate to contact us via the office or in person after school if you need to speak to us about anything
On this page you will find lots of information about what to expect in Year 6, including the topics you will be studying, what you need to remember, and photos of our learning so far.
We would like you to try and read at home every day, either to yourself or to an adult; make sure you are choosing a book that challenges and interests you, and that you bring it with you to school each day. The following website has lots of recommendations for brilliant children's books:
"I do believe something magical can happen when you read a good book." - J.K Rowling
We will set two pieces of homework each week:
- Topic or English
It will be set on a Friday and is usually expected back by the following Wednesday. Sometimes, we might set a longer project.
This year, we will have PE on Fridays. Please make sure you wear your PE kit to school as we will not be changing in school.
Your PE kit should consist of the following items (depending on the weather):
- white t-shirt (or your house t-shirt)
- black shorts
- black tracksuit bottoms
- black sweatshirt
If you have your ears pierced, studs will need to be removed or covered with tape; hair longer than shoulder length must be tied back.
This year we will be having regular Forest School sessions. These will happen on alternative Thursdays. You should come to school on these days wearing a school jumper with suitable leg coverings and footwear (depending on the weather.)
Our next Forest School session will take on place on Thursday 24th September.
It is important that you stay hydrated, so please remember to bring in a named water bottle. A break time snack can be brought in, but it must be fresh fruit or vegetables.