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Welcome to the Year Six class page

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Y6 Class Blog

A ‘normal’ week in Y6

  • English and Maths lessons each day

  • RE lessons twice a week

  • Topic afternoons once a week (non-core subjects: History or Geography combined with Art or D&T)

  • PE and Science once a week taught by outside specialists

  • An additional PE lesson once a week taught by the Class Teacher 



Weekly tasks

  • Spellings - words following a pattern to learn each week with their definitions
  • SPAG - topic to revise each week usually linked to current genre being studied
  • Reading - short text to read and comprehension questions to answer
  • Maths - topic to revise each week usually linked to current maths learning


Setting and handing in

  • Homework is distributed on Fridays and stuck into green homework books
  • Homework is collected in on Wednesdays and marked by Mrs Lewis



  • Green exercise books must be handed in by Wednesday to receive a gold star on the class homework chart
  • All children are to work to this deadline in order to deepen their learning and prepare them for the demands of KS3
  • Individual arrangements can be made for any child who is unable to make the deadline if staff are given reasonable notice
  • Homework club takes place on Tuesday lunchtimes with staff on hand to offer support and help with any queries

Useful documents