1st Autumn Term 2020
Welcome to Year 6S.
English – In English, will be exploring, evaluating and learning about different genres. This term, the children will be reading and writing narratives, poetry and different non-fiction text, such as explanation and instructions.
Spellings – Spellings are handed out every Monday; the children will be tested on these words every Friday.
Maths – This half term, we will be looking at number facts, place value and some of the different calculation methods. We will also be carrying on with Big Maths.
Topic – Our new topic for this first half term is called – ‘Where In The World is Brazil?’ The children will be learning about the geographical position of Brazil, its culture and rainforests. Our second topic is called – ‘Who Has a White Christmas?’
Homework – Homework is handed out every Friday and is due back by the following Monday. Normally, it will consist of a piece of Maths and piece of English work from the SATs Revision Books. Unfortunately, there will be no Learning Log homework this term.
Reading – Children will not be bringing a home a school reading book for the time being but can read their own books/reading material instead. However, dedicated time will be given for them to read their AR book in class during the week.
PE – Our PE day is Monday. Please ensure that your child has a PE kit which consists of: white t-shirt, black shorts/leggings/joggers and pumps/trainers.