In Year 6, we have three classes: 6 Warhol, 6 Banksy and 6 Vasarely. In 6 Warhol, the class teacher is Miss Brown with the support of Mrs Dalby. In 6 Banksy, the class teachers are Mrs Boyling and Mrs Watt with the support of Mrs Hillery. In 6 Vasarely, the class teachers are Mrs Hallett and Mrs Spatcher, with the support of Miss Scott. In addition to this, we are fortunate to have Mrs Archer (Higher Level Teaching Assistant) who works across all the three classes and run intervention groups where necessary.
In Year 6, we strive to meet the end of Key Stage 2 expectations and prepare the children for their SATs in a supportive environment. We try to instil independence in the children, as well as develop their resilience and the skills they will need to prepare them for Secondary School and beyond.
You will find our curriculum information further down the page!
Take One Picture
- Published: Monday, 28 October 2019 13:15
- Written by Year Six
Year 6 showed great enthusiasm developing their art skills this half term when exploring the Take One Picture project. We focused on the people in the picture, looking at their postures and using drama and freeze frames to develop how we thought they might be feeling and why. We then developed our sketching skills to draw outlines of people; we had to really think about proportion of the body for this. Finally we made our people out of wire, using different tools to bend and cut the wire, and building up layers to try to replicate the correct proportions from our sketches.
Year 6 Blog Posts
Helping at Home
In Year 6, the children are set weekly spellings on a Monday which are tested on a Friday; on Thursday we also set an additional piece of home learning which is due in the following Tuesday. The children have been issued with a Homework Diary to help them manage their time effectively in preparation for secondary school. These need to be signed by a parent/carer each week and handed in every Wednesday to be signed by their class teacher. In addition to this, please continue to support your child with their reading by regularly reading to them, listening to them read and asking them questions about their reading. We encourage them to record this in the homework diary too.
Our Year 6 PE lesson is on a Wednesday afternoon so please ensure your child has their PE kit in school on this day.