Year 6

Welcome to the Year 6 website page

Reading

At Bungay Primary School, we are keen to inspire and create a culture of love towards reading. In KS2, we will be continuing to work together as classes to dawn our reading trees with colourful leaves! Each time your child reads to an adult and gets their reading record signed, then they will gain a leaf. The leaves are counted each week and the class with the most leaves will receive a reward.

National Curriculum

Click on the links below to be aware of the objectives that are taught in Year 5 and 6. You may want to use these to support your children at home.

Maths

English

 

Spellings

The children should be able to spell and read the common exception words for their year group. It would be very useful to practise these regularly. Spellings will be set weekly using the Year 6 spellings and interventions will be put in place to practise other spelling patterns from previous year groups. Please see this site each half term to see the spellings that are set.

Statutory Spelling Words Year 5 and 6 checklist

 

Handwriting

In Year 5 and 6, children are expected to at least form their letters correctly in preparation for joined handwriting, eventually moving on to joining their handwriting using the correct formation. At Bungay Primary we use cursive handwriting. This may be something that you would like to practise at home.

 

PE

PE will be on a Wednesday for Year 6 this term, so please ensure that children are coming into school wearing their full PE kit. Please ensure that they are dressed appropriately for the weather that day.

Activity Café

Like the previous year, each class will run an activity café based on a different theme each time. Parents/carers are welcome to come and spend time with children, immersing in the learning environment at Bungay Primary. Keep an eye out for updates for when these will run on the APP and website.

 

Computing and music will occur either through other lessons during the term or on separate days, such as a music day or a computing day.

Useful websites for SPAG:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/english/spelling_grammar/ http://www.topmarks.co.uk/Flash.aspx?e=spelling-grammar01 http://www.funbrain.com/grammar/ http://learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org/en/grammar
http://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/interactive/literacy2.htm
http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2literacy.html
http://www.grammar-monster.com/

Useful websites for Maths:
https://ttrockstars.com/
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/mental-maths
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zf72pv4

If you ever have any questions or queries, please do not hesitate to come and speak to me and book a meeting if necessary.

Many thanks,

Miss. Hothersall

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