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 the Ancient Greeks. We will be studying location, city states, Athens and Sparta, democracy and major events during this time period.

In-class Learning

Maths

In Maths, we are developing our understanding of fractions. We will be simplifying fractions, adding and subtracting fractions, multiplying and dividing fractions, and finding fractions of amounts.

English

In English, we are carrying out an assessment week. We will be revisiting our unit on formal letter writing.


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

If you would like to order your child SATs question books, please order these ASAP.

Events

Year 6 would like to invite all friends and family to their celebration of learning on Monday 9th December. They would like to share their topic work with you. Be sure to add it to the diary!


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