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Year 6

Welcome to Year Six's section of the website. Look out for regular updates to find out what the children have been learning and experiencing.


Routine and Information

  • PE kits should be brought into school on Monday and taken home on Friday.
  • Homework will be set on a Wednesday and handed in the following Monday.
  • Spellings form part of the homework. However these will be set on a Wednesday and tested on the following Wednesday.
  • Please listen to your child read five times a week and comment in their reading journals.


Our topic for the Autumn Term 2018 is 'Thrills and Spills'. We will be using 'Leon and the place between' and 'Coraline' to support this topic. A curriculum map can be found under 'Parents- our curriculum- curriculum maps'.

What a brilliant start to the new term! Mr Sensible visited the school today to show us some circus skills. He worked with the children and gave them the opportunity to try: peacock feather balancing, plate spinning, diablos, flowers sticks, stilt walking, unicycle, trike and poi. As always the children were amazing and got the chance to showcase their new skills to the rest of the school at the end of the day.

Fresh Veg of Britain

Some of Year 6 rap about Britain's fresh vegetables.

Year 6 made the trip to St Peter's and St Paul's this morning for this year's Harvest Celebration. The children explained what happens to vegetables after they have been harvested until they arrive on our plates. They were very clear and finished with a superb rap. Great effort guys!
Our local MP, Robert Courts, visited Year 5 and 6 this morning to explain how a bill is passed through parliament. The children debated whether we should have P.E. every lesson. After much discussion, it was decided that we should have other lessons too.
As part of National Fitness day, Year 6 skipped non-stop for 10 minutes. There were a lot of red faces but we all felt a lot fitter for it!

Year 6 travelled to Oxford this morning for Junior Citizens. They learnt how to keep themselves and others safe in different - very lifelike - scenarios. The children were brilliantly behaved and a credit to our school.

Grammar and Spelling overview.

A good place to start with revision for those pesky SATs: