Year 6 Class

 Summer Term 2018
Welcome to Year 6
 
Week Commencing 25/6/18
 
There are still places on the Year 6 Maths club
Held on Wednesday evenings from 3:30 to 4:15pm
Please see Mrs Lee or Mrs Earp
 
Thank you to those children for attending.
 
Homework Outline: (Monday for Monday)
 
PLEASE NOTE:
 
For the next three weeks homework will consist of learning song words and individual lines for "Shakespeare Rocks".
 
 
Subject Areas:
 
Mathematics:
  • Arithmetic and core skills
English:
 
Writing:
  • Writing based on our class texts: The Silver Sword and Moondial
  • Suspense Story writing
Reading: 
  • Class texts The Silver Sword and Moondial
  • Comprehensions based on these tests
  • Science comprehensions about Charles Darwin and Evolution and Adaptation and Inheritance
Grammar:
  • Subject, object, noun phrases, determiners, articles
  • Using speech and dialogue in story writing. Learning how to use reported speech.
  • Apostrophes for possession and contraction.
  • Adverbs and fronted adverbials
  • Active and Passive
This week's focus: 
  • using colons, semi-colons, brackets and dashes
Science:
 
Adaptation and Habitats
 
 
Spanish Lessons:
  • This Friday with Senor Whalley
 
Art:
  • Art related to the Year 6 play "Shakespeare Rocks"
  • A study of Claude Monet
Geography:
  • Habitats and World Biomes
  • Map reading skills
 
 
Other Information:
 
All children have guidance about costumes as well as an Oaklands information pack.