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Year 6 Information

Welcome to the 'Year 6 Information' page.

 

Here you will find general information regarding procedures, equipment/resources and timetables. Please check this page regularly for updated year group information.

Meet the Team

Mrs Birkbeck

Mr Peters

Mrs Millington

P.E. Kit

Please could children come to school wearing their outdoor P.E. kit on their designated days. Outdoor P.E. kit consists of a dark-coloured, warm tracksuit, white t-shirt (underneath) with trainers. Jewellery is not permitted to be worn during PE lessons and, unfortunately, earrings must be removed (without adult intervention) and cannot be taped over. Children with pierced ears should wear studs only. Long hair should be tied back at all times. Class P.E. days, for the Autumn Term are as follows:

 

Cadair Idris - Tuesday

Yr Wyddfa - Thursday

Snack

In the Junior department, it is now possible to purchase a healthy snack for your child. However, if you have elected to provide snack yourself, could we please ask that you supply a washed piece of fresh fruit or vegetables for your child. We recognize that there is a place for occasional treats within every diet, but would appreciate it if yogurts, breakfast bars, fruit winders, sugary snacks/chocolate bars etc. are avoided for daily snack. 

 

We also understand that children/adults like to celebrate special occasions with their classmates. For example, many pupils like to bring birthday cakes to school on such special days. We are more than happy for this to happen but would ask if any cakes sent into school could be individually packaged e.g. cupcakes, donuts, etc. to ensure that disruption to learning time is kept to a minimum and fit in with current COVID regulations.

Water

We encourage all pupils to drink a regular supply of water throughout the school day as part of our Accelerated Learning culture. School supplies water bottles with a sports cap and printed name label for your child at a cost of £1 from the class or school office. If parents wish to provide their own bottles, we please request that they are see-through and clearly labelled.  Please note, no flavoured water, juice or energy drinks are allowed.

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Topic Titles

Each topic title will be decided by the class during the entry lesson. Children will have an input into the direction that the unit of work will take, to ensure engagement and enthusiasm with the learning.

 

Autumn Term - Here We Are (Recovery Curriculum) Mini-topic followed by WW2 Topic

Spring Term - Water-themed Topic

Summer Term - Transition Topic

Homework

Homework will be primarily set via Google Classroom. If you have any problems accessing this platform, please let Y6 staff know and we will make alternative arrangements. Please see the 'Year 6 Learning' page where homework will also be posted.

 

Homework will be set on a Friday and is due in on a Wednesday. Homework will usually consist of a 30 Maths activity and a 30 minute Topic/Literacy task.

 

Reading
Reading diaries are due in on a Wednesday and will be given out on a Friday. Please ensure that your children read daily.

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