Yr.6 Autumn 1

Dear Parent/Carer,

During the Autumn term, year 6 will be covering the following topics:

Numeracy:  Place value, ordering and rounding, multiplication and division, fractions, decimals and percentages and measure.

Literacy:    Myths and legends, fiction, explanatory texts and reading comprehension techniques

Science:      Micro-organisms:  What micro-organisms are; how micro-organisms can be both helpful and harmful and how to prevent micro-organisms from spreading.

Electrical Circuits: Investigations into how to change circuits, standard symbols, conductors and insulators.

History:       Ancient Greece

ICT:             Using the internet

PE:              Football, Rounders and Swimming

Music:         Composition

DT:             Moving Monsters – pneumatics

RE:            Creation

French:       Fashion

PSHE:         Rules, group work and ‘the ideal school’

Children will be given regular homework.  Spelling homework will also be given weekly, please encourage your children to read regularly and to play word games as this is beneficial to so many areas of the curriculum.

Please find the homework grid below:

If children regularly have difficulty with homework, please let me know.

We hope this will give you further insight into your child’s education.

Yours sincerely,

Miss S Laws and Miss Landy

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