Year 6

Welcome to Year 6. Please click on the link to the left to access your class page.

Menai

On Monday 21st May, we held an information meeting for parents about our upcoming residential to The Conway Centre in Menai.

The presentation can be found here: Menai Residential Experience 2018

Some forms were handed out at the meeting; please return these as soon as possible before the May holidays. If you were unable to attend the meeting, these forms will be sent home with your child.

Newsletters

Newsletters will be uploaded half termly and parent leaflets containing information about learning objectives will be uploaded termly.

Spring 1 Y6 Newsletter

Autumn 2 Y6 Newsletter

Autumn 1 Y6 Newsletter

Parent Leaflet -Year 6 Spring 2018

Parent Leaflet -Year 6 Autumn 2017

Year 6 Grammar Guide for Parents

Useful Information & Online Resources

Please click on the links below to access resources useful for the year group.

KS2 SATs Evening

Below is the PowerPoint document from the SATs meeting with all the key dates and information.

SATs EVE Preparing for KS2 Tests and Assessments

Reading

The children have all been given a login for ReadTheory, a website that provides a short text with some comprehension questions. This will sometimes be used as homework, but the children are welcome to complete as many as they like! The login has been stuck into the back of Reading Records.

Newsround is a fantastic website for non-fiction articles based on current affairs.

100 Books To Try And Read Before You Leave Year 6: A fantastic list of good quality texts. Can you read them all?

Writing

If you are struggling for ideas as to what to write, you may wish to complete one or more of the activities found at the fantastic Literacy Shed. Scroll down on the main page and choose a category which inspires you!

If you’d like to complete a weekly task, and compete with people from all over the world, visit 100wc.net for a weekly hundred word challenge!

Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar

The High Frequency Words all children are expected to know by the end of Year 6 can be found here. The lists can be found on pages 23 (Y5&6) and 16 (Y3&4).

Here is the glossary from the current English National Curriculum. It explains the different terminology used for grammar, spelling and punctuation.

Although this is an American website, Grammar Monster is a great resource for revisiting any areas of SPaG that may be unclear.

Mathematics

Khan Academy has fantastic online tutorials on how to approach different mathematical problems.

Other

National Geographic Kids is a great resource for History and Geography projects children may want to produce their own non-fiction report about something we are covering at school or that interests them.