Welcome to Year 6
2018-2019

 

Welcome to Pegasus Class, the final chapter of primary school.  Everyone has settled in well to the new school year and already taken on key roles and responsibilities within the school.

 

Staff this year are: Mrs Piercy, Miss Archbold and Mrs Murray.  There will also be support from students throughout the year on certain days of the week.

 

Homework

Homework will be issued on a Friday and must be returned by the following Wednesday to allow me time to get it marked. There will usually be a piece of writing and some maths homework. Spellings will be given out on a Monday for a test on Friday. The maths and writing should be completed in the homework book provided. A homework club on Thursday lunchtime will be available to help children who need support to complete their homework. There will also be three topic related projects, the first of which will be given out in the next few days.

 

P.E

P.E will be on a Thursday afternoon. Please note children must have the correct P.E kit including footwear. Football kits will not be allowed. Jewelry must be removed or earrings will need to be covered by a plaster.

 

Curriculum

This term we are investigating The Vikings in topic and Evolution and Inheritance in science.

 

Trips and visits are already organised for this first half term:

A Viking visits school!

Trip to Martin Mere with a focus on Vikings

 

Our class read this term is The Girl of Ink and Stars by Karen Millwood Hargreaves. It is a magical adventure story which we are using for our literacy unit with lots of writing opportunities!!

Viking Topic

This term we are investigating the Vikings with a series of learning challenges and a homework task. Please click link to view for information Parent letter.