Welcome to Year 6
Teacher – Mrs Pasha
Support Teacher - Miss Freeman
Support Staff – Mrs McInroy
"Blessed are the merciful"
Year 6 Class Information
Homework and P.E
Monday - Maths to be handed in on Wednesday
Wednesday - English to be handed in on Friday
Thursday - Comprehension to be handed in the following Tuesday
Friday - Maths and English, to be handed in on Monday. Some weeks there will be additional science or history homework.
Mathletics – This is an important resource which your child must use to embed their learning in Maths. Homework will be set, but your child must take every opportunity to try all the activities, games and harder challenges on the topics that we cover in class.
RE Homework – This will be set periodically depending on the demands of the curriculum.
PE kits need to be worn to school every Tuesday
Please supply your child with a bottle of water to keep them hydrated during lessons.
Mobile phones are to be switched off during school hours and handed in to the office in the morning for safe keeping.
Times Tables Rock Stars
Children are encouraged to undertake a regular programme of revision alongside their usual weekly homework tasks. This will be guided by me to reflect lessons taught in class. The following websites are useful resources. Many of these are interactive and use brief tutorials or engage the children to use their knowledge through playing games.
Maths and English Practise
IXL have separate pages of skills linked to individual Year groups. The Yr 6 page has links to practise both English and Maths skills. (Membership is not necessary)
BBC Education have produced a whole host of materials for KS2. Follow the KS2 link and then select either Maths or English. Each area usually has an information section for reading, plus an activity and then quiz which is marked online. Some aspects require a subscription.
A revision site based upon the old Key Stage 2 Tests but still contains lots of useful information for both Maths and English.
A site with links to old style Key Stage 2 Maths Papers, Maths Tutorials as well as Maths Games. Some of these games are linked to Memory and would therefore help pupils to retain key information.
This site has loads of Maths games which help to practise a range of skills.
Loads of Maths games on a range of Mathematical concepts.
A site with both Maths and English based quizzes which are marked as you go along.
A range of English games and activities.
Activities to reinforce and practise a range of spelling rules.
A range of activities and games to practise a range of spelling rules and patterns.
Mental Health and Wellbeing