New Daily Club:
IXL Revision Club - lunchtimes in Year 6.
All invited - lunch can be eaten in the club instead of the hall.
Spring Term Topics - until half term:
Poetry - 'The Hippocrump', 'The Jabberwocky', 'The Snitterjipe' and 'The Catipoce'
We will be writing our own poem about our hybridised creature focussing on evaluating and using high quality vocabulary.
Using the creatures from our poems, we will be writing a creative information text describing them in further, more formal detail.
Spring Term Topics - 1st Half Term:
Number - decimals
Number - percentages
Number - algebra
Our new topic is 'Hola Mexico'
We will be looking at the geography of Mexico, the ancient Maya civilisation and what life is like in Mexico.
Our launch day 'Hola Mexico' was great fun and we all enjoyed meeting the talented 'Las Guadalupes' - a Mariachi Band. Thanks DeAnna and Ingrid!
After the Mariachi party, the braver members of year 6 sampled an array of chilli sauces!
Our PE days are Tuesday and Thursday but please bring clean PE kit in on Monday each week.
Winter Weather Reminder
Please ensure that children bring warm sports clothing for outdoor PE.
We are currently being coached by The MK Dons on a Monday who are teaching us football skills.
Indoor PE is gymnastics on a Thursday.
Please ensure the correct indoor PE kit is brought in:
Expected Home Learning
Times Tables Rockstars: 20-30 minutes per week.
Reading Eggs : 20 - 30 minutes per week.
Spellings - Evidence of practise at home in written work and spelling tests.
Spellings are taught daily. They should be taken home and practised throughout the week. Spelling books must be in school each day.
Homework - Issued Friday, returned on/before Wednesday.
Homework will consolidate a skill taught in the previous week's lessons.
Hola Mexico! Topic Home Learning
We encourage children to attempt at least one piece of home learning relating to our topic. Please revisit the topic letter that was sent at the start ofd the term for ideas.