Greenfinches

Welcome to Year 6. Check out the sections below to keep up with our learning.

Current Topic

In Year 6, our current topic is Space. We will be looking at why we have seasons, night and day, and leap years. Furthermore, we will be looking at how planets orbit the Sun. After this, we will be studying the lunar cycle.


In-class Learning

Maths

In Maths, we have just moved onto our new unit - ratio. We will be incorporating other areas of maths into our new unit.

English

In English, we will be starting our new unit on persuasive writing. We will be creating our own box of chocolates for a special occasion and we will produce a piece of writing persuading the customer to buy the chocolate.


Home Learning

Reading

Please ensure your child reads every day. Children should have a balanced reading diet incorporating a range of different text types.

Maths

Every day, your child will need to complete arithmetic questions and 10 minutes on Times Table Rockstars.




News and reminders

Reminders

Your child is required to bring their spelling book and reading books to school every day.

PE kits

Please ensure your child brings their PE kit into school on a Monday and it is taken home again after school on a Friday.

Water bottles

Children will need to bring their water bottles every day.



Year 6 reading list