Year 6 2021 - 2022

Ms Dickenson

*Children who are self-isolating  Please see the separate tab at the top of this page.*

 

Welcome to the Spring Term 2022.  Welcome letter now available in the files section below.

Stanley Head Info... see tabs below...

HOMEWORK:  PLEASE SEE THE BLUE BUTTONS AT THE TOP OF THIS PAGE.

 

Ms Dickenson & Mrs Stokes welcome you to the Year 6 page!

We have lots of exciting things planned for this term and we can't wait to get started.

 

 

Key Dates for Year 6:

4/1/22: Return to school

31/1/22: Stanley Head Residential

4/2/22: Return from Stanley Head

18/2/22: Break up for half term

28/2/22: Return to school

1/4/22: Break up for Easter

19/4/22: Return to school

9/5/22: SATs week

27/5/22: Break up for half term

6/6/22: Return to school

19/7/22: Year 6 leave St Gabriel's

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Please see below for a basic overview of our learning this term.  For more detail, please see the Welcome Letter which will be sent home within the first few days of term.  This letter will also be available in the files section below once term begins.

Curriculum for the Spring Term

Religion:  Topic 1 - Exploring the Mass

  • The Bread of Life
  • The New Covenant
  • The Beginning of Mass
  • The Offertory of Mass
  • The Consecration
  • Holy Communion
  • The Eucharist
  • The Blessed Sacrament

During this topic, we will explore the areas below:

Religion: Topic 2 - 

During this topic, we will explore the areas below:

  • Big Questions
  • Identity of Jesus
  • Journey to Bethlehem
  • Holy Thursday
  • Good Friday
  • Easter Sunday
  • Holy Week in Church

 

English

Writing: Our text this term is ‘Pig Heart Boy' by Malorie Blackman

Reading: We will read for pleasure in class on a daily basis.  Children are also encouraged to read for pleasure at home. Reading comprehensions will take place weekly and whole class guided reading will happen three times a week.

Whole class reading for pleasure texts: Holes

Spellings:  We will continue to work through the statutory spelling lists.  This term we will also concentrate on the Year 5 & 6 Statutory words with spelling challenges.

 

Maths

We will continue to use the Power Maths scheme and supplement this with White Rose materials.  

Please continue to encourage your child to practise their times tables regularly.

 

Science

Our first topic will be The Circulatory System and our second topic will be Inheritance and Evolution

ICT

Our first unit will be Online Safety and our second unit will be Stories

 

History / Geography/ Art/ DT

Our topic is Local History.  We will be learning about the local history and the geography of Alsager.

 

 

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St Gabriel's Catholic Primary School, Well Lane, Alsager, Stoke-on-Trent ST7 2PG