Horndon-on-the-Hill C. of E. Primary School

Respect • Responsibility • Honesty • Courage • Thoughtfulness

Class 6

 


Year 6 S.A.Ts meeting

Year 6 Curriculum Evening

Horndon –on–the–Hill C. Of E. Primary School

Teacher- Ms Voss

L.S.A- Mrs Mansfield

Dear Parents/Carers,

Welcome to the children’s final term at Horndon. During the summer, Year 6 will be completing their MOCK SATs in preparation for the SATs tests before half term and their main subject focus will be themed on Geography for the rest of the year.

GEOGRAPHY

Study a region of the Americas

Mayan civilization

Locate continents and countries.

Use maps atlases and globes. Name and locate counties and cities of UK.

Use the 8 points of a compass. 4 and 6 figure grid references.

Literacy:

Fiction – Kensuke’s Kingdom by Michael Morpurgo

Speaking and Listening- end of year production.

Non-fiction –Persuasive writing: Travel Reports

Maths:  

All areas of maths will continue to be revised in preparation for being confident for our tests:

number and calculation, application and reasoning skills, geometry, measures and statistics.

Science:

We will continue to plan for scientific investigations- making them fair, reliable and drawing conclusions about our discoveries.

Focusing on- Classifying plants, animals and micro-organisms.

Computing:

Our computing skills will continue to be developed across many subjects, our main areas of learning will be internet safety, programming and HMTL.

P.E:

Athletics and striking and fielding games.

 (Please make sure kits are in school every day as P.E days can occasionally change. All jewellery must be removed for P.E sessions)

Music:

Clarinet lessons will continue with a final concert for you to enjoy later in the summer term. When Thurrock Music Services give us the date will inform you of this.

PSHE/RE:              

Dealing with changes and making new friendships.  

What do religions say to us when life gets hard?

MFL:

Shopping and asking for items. Revision of basic skills ready for secondary transition.

Art/D.T:

Studying famous artists and Mayan art work.

 

 

Thank you

     Ms. Voss