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 1

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

The Topic this half term is

Eye Eye

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Topic Overview

Our main topic this half term is science based. After we finish our Evolution topic, we will be learning about how we see things. We will learn about how light travels, reflections and shadows through a range of investigations.

Reading and Writing

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In reading, Year 6 will be revising a variety of genres and learning how to answer questions on texts: including the text Macbeth. They will focus on comprehension skills in order to prepare for their SATs Test

In writing, Year 6 will be studying the text Macbeth. We will be learning to analyse a text and its themes. Inspired by the play, we will write narratives and descriptions, letters, raps and sonnets and many more. Spelling, grammar and punctuation will be taught daily. We will write biographies, instructions and play scripts in science lessons.

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Maths

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In maths, Year 6 will be revising the knowledge they needs for SATs, mental maths skills and conducting investigations. We will be securing our methods and applying these to a variety of contexts.

PE is on Thursday. 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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