There are two classes in Year 6

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India– Mr Ross, Miss Bottrell  (LSA)        Canada – Mrs Middleton, Mrs Thomas (LSA)

india@miltonparkprimaryschool.co.uk                canada@miltonparkprimaryschool.co.uk 

 Homework

Click on this link for this half term’s homework

Summer 2

Parent Workshop Sept 2017 – sats-parents-evening-sept-2016

The Topic this half term is

Mysterious Mayans

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Topic Overview Summer 2

Our History topic this half term is The Mysterious Mayans. During this Non-European Study, we will be learning about the chronology and location of the Maya Civilization. We will be using historical sources to infer about the Maya way of life as well as learning about Mayan Gods, the number system and Chichen Itza. Children will be encouraged to complete independent projects.

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Reading and Writing

In reading and writing, Year 6 will be studying poems. We will be learning to analyse a text and its themes and writing our own poems. We will watch the French animation ‘Replay’ and create our own narratives.


Maths

We will be developing our problem solving skills through a range of investigations.

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Science

In Science, we will be learning about Electricity and Reversible and Irreversible changes. These units are largely investigation based.  We will learn about electrical symbols and use these to create circuits and learn how to separate materials, heating, cooling and burning.

PE is on Wednesday. Please make sure your child brings appropriate kit (a t-shirt that covers the mid-drift, shorts/tracksuit bottoms and trainers). Please note earrings are not to be worn and if PE is outside, children may wish to bring a jumper.

RUNWAYS END RESIDENTIAL

11th- 15th June 2018

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http://www3.hants.gov.uk/runwaysend.htm

Some useful websites for the children

Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/english/spelling_grammar/ http://www.funenglishgames.com/grammargames.html

 Maths

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/maths/sats/page1.htm

http://www.maths-games.org/times-tables-games.html

 Reading

http://www.majortests.com/sat/reading-comprehension.php https://www.khanacademy.org/test-prep/sat/sat-reading-writing-practice

General

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningzone/clips/

How can you support your child’s learning

Support with any homework tasks and research projects

Visit the local library to complete some research

Practice times tables and division facts

Test your child on their weekly spellings

Read at home every day

 Ensure that your child is prepared for school each day

 Ensure that homework tasks are completed

Ensure they bring their PE kit to school – Tuesday and Wednesday

Complete the maths challenge and spelling bee

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