Class 6

 

 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- which they will complete before half term.

 

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 and Holes by Louis Sachar.

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- Healthy living and the circularity system.

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.

 

 

For when it arrives, I wish you a wonderful summer break and hope your child has a successful transition to secondary school in September. 

Kind regards

     Ms. Voss