Year 6

Year 6

 

Welcome to Year 6 at Hadrian Academy we hope that you are looking forward to this year. As you are aware Year 6 is a very busy time for the children. We have plenty of work to do in preparation for SATs as well as our residential and of course graduation.

Your teachers are Miss Auker who will teach Dolphin Class and Mrs Bryne who will teach Tiger Class.

Our teaching assistants are Mrs Edwards and Mrs Taylor.  Additional support being provided by teaching assistants Mrs Harris and Mrs Mackie.

 

P.E.

We have P.E lessons on a Friday each week.  Your child needs to wear their PE kit to school.  This will include their house t-shirt, jumper, navy tracksuit bottoms, royal blue shorts and black trainers.

Communication

We welcome any questions you have and the best time to catch us is usually after school.  Please check your Parentmail account regularly for letters, reminders and upcoming events.  Thank you

Curriculum

We have lots of exciting learning planned for the year!  Please follow this link to find out more details of the exciting topics and curriculum covered in year 4.

Homework
Please find below a breakdown of homework for children in year 6.
Daily (5 times a week):
Reading (minimum 15 minutes)
Spelling practice (10 new words each week, to be tested on Friday)
Times table practice
Weekly
Maths (set on Friday, due in on Wednesday
Punctuation or Grammar (using CGP provided for each child) pages will be indicated each week
Comprehension (one double page each week using the CGP book proved) 
Lunchtime

Lunchtime is from 12.20pm to 1.20pm.  A daily register is taken for children to have either a school dinner or packed lunch. School dinners are charged at £2.30 per meal and payments are to be made via your Parentmail account.

Educational Visits

In Year 6 children have the opportunity of going on a residential visit  organised through  PGL. This is a fabulous experience for the children and is extremely well run by the centre. The children talk about it for years afterwards!

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YEAR 6 PROM 20th JULY 2017

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Curriculum Knowledge Organisers

History

Anglo Saxon and Vikings

Early Islamic civilisation

Islamic Civilisation

Science

Animals including humans

Electricity

Evolution and inheritance

Light Knowledge organiser

Living things and their habitats