Year 6

Class Information

  • Children are expected to read at home for pleasure. Reading comment tasks are done in school at 8.45-9.00am daily.
  • Spelling and maths champion targets will be sent home on the first Friday of each half term.
  • Spellings are tested every Friday: 10 weekly words plus 10 words that the class have spelt incorrectly in past tests.
  • PE: the children will be doing PE on Tuesdays and Wednesdays – but PE kits are expected in school Mon-Fri as there are occasional extra PE sessions during the course of the year.

Please ensure all belongings are clearly labelled.

Unit of Inquiry

Theme: Where we are in place and time

Central Idea: The effects of migration can have an impact upon society.

We will inquire into:

  • Main causes of the Industrial Revolution
  • Migration as a result of the Industrial Revolution and its impact on the wider society
  • Migration in the modern world
  • Our families and migration
A diagram of the world map showing annual net migration rate 2015-2020.

Previous Units

Autumn Term 2

Unit of Inquiry

Theme: Who we are

Central Idea: The work that charities do can change a person’s life.

We will inquire into:

  • What we are taught about charity through different communities
  • How charitable organisations are organised
  • Causes that charitable organisations support
  • Where charities have promoted change to legislation
A collage of logos of different charities throughout the country.