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Class 6

Welcome to Class 6 

General Housekeeping 

 

PE: Class 6 will have two PE sessions a week. These sessions will be on a Thursday and Friday afternoon. Please ensure your child has their full, named PE kit on these days and their kit is weather appropriate. Long hair will be tied up and jewelery will need to be removed.

 

Homework: The children get two pieces of homework a week. One will be Mathematics and other will be English based. This is handed out to them on a Tuesday morning and it is expected to handed in on the Monday morning. Children will receive 2 housepoints for handing their homework in early and 1 housepoint for handing it in on time. Each week we will work toward a whole class dojo for everybody handing in their homework. 

 

Spellings: The children receive their individual spelling each week. They will be tested and given their new set of spellings through 'sampling' of the different word families and statutory spelling list. Children will be rewarded with a dojo point for full marks on their spelling test (and an extra golden token if they beat their personal best score). 

 

Reading: The children are expected to read their school reading book every day for at least 15 minutes. This will need to be recorded in their planner. When your child has completed their book they have the responsibility to tell their class teacher, who will then allow them to change their reading book. Children will have regular opportunities to change their reading books. 

We will also be encouraging children to gain reading miles by reading as much as possible. There will be a prize each half term for those children who have the most amount of reading miles. 

 

We will also be reading a selection of books as a class in our English lessons and afternoons. See class dojo or below for the current book list. 

This half term's topic: Gallery Rebels

 

Colours collide, melting together on the canvas: an impression of light, a rage of red, a lobster perched on a telephone...Come and find out about the bizarre and eccentric minds of the gallery rebels!

 

Art can be an act of rebellion. Can you change the world with a paintbrush, a thought, or an idea?

 

Dream the dream - or show us your nightmares!

What do you see? Watches melting? Wheels spinning? A shark in a box? Can you express yourself without words? Well, a picture paints a thousand of them!

 

Try your hand at a ‘Banksy’ artwork, exploring the weird and wonderful to create a curious treasure for the next generation.

 

Take up your arms and fight for the cause...Paintbrushes and sketch books at the ready - let’s make art!

 

Why not become a ‘beast creator’? Selectively breed a killer predator that saves the world from the super-strong aphid.

 

 

Maths Tutorial

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Check out this Maths tutorial made by Charlie and Noah in which they demonstrate how to use the order of operations with fractions

SATS Information Evening

Year 6 Residential 2020 - Caldecotte Xperience

Home Learning Links and Activities 

2 Weeks of Science Activities

Home Learning Projects (1 a week for 7 weeks - following on from the first 2 weeks of English Maths and Science)

Extra Learning - Classroom Secrets Home Learning Pack (Maths, Grammar and Practical Learning Tasks

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