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Year Six

6D Mrs Darley – Teacher

Mrs Palmer – Teaching Assistant

6R Mrs Rennison – Teacher

Mrs Hattersley (Mon pm, Tues pm, Wed am) – Teacher

Mrs Hills – Teaching Assistant

Autumn

Maths – Place Value, ordering numbers, 2D shapes and angles, mental and written multiplication and division, fractions, ratio and proportion, tables, pictogram, reasoning and explain, handling data, money, calculator skills, problem solving.

Literacy – poetry including haikus and simile poems, descriptions, short stories, biographies and diaries linked to our work on the Tudors.

Topic – Terrible Tudors and Europe and the Med.

Science –Animals including humans (the heart and circulatory system), Classifying animals and plants.

 

Spring

Maths – Place value of decimals, ordering and rounding decimals, measuring mass/weight/capacity, doubling, halving, mental multiplication and division, multiply and divide, percentages, 2D and 3D shape, Venn and Carroll diagrams, time, sequences and patterns.

Literacy – diaries, recounts and letters linked to our work on WW2, as well as newspaper reports, arguments, discussion, reports, explanations, more stories, writing about the residential and lots of descriptive writing, SATs preparation

Topic –The Final Countdown and PGL residential

Science – Light, Evolution and Inheritance

 

Summer

Maths – Subtraction, addition, negative numbers, calculator skills, place value, doubling, halving, division and multiplication, time, money, timetables, fractions, Decimals, Percentage, Ratio/proportion, Symmetry, Translation, transformation, rotation & reflection, Co-ordinates, Reasoning and explaining. Tables, Probability, Mean, mode & median, Bar line chart, Problem solving.

Literacy – more story writing, play writing, instructions.

Topic – Aztecs and Eruptions and Disruptions.

Science – Electricity and Working Scientifically

Curriculum

Year 6 – Latest News

The Ugly Duckling by Parklands Y6

Quite simply the best show that I have seen in 22 years of teaching! Mr Bethell worked with Y6 on producing the Show of the Year. The stage was created and built by Y6; the puppet movement was Y6; the singing – yes Y6 and all the filming ; music and lights were... read more

Y6 meet the Transport Police

Y6 teamed up with Leeds United Football Club this morning in highlighting the dangers of Train Lines and highlighting the great job that the Transport Police do in keeping us all... read more

PHSE sessions about growing up

The brilliant Theatre in Education gave the children in Y5 Y6 a thought provoking with the challenges of teenage growing up. We are so proud to have these great guys based at our school. Gender issues, drug taking, DV all sensitively acted out... read more

Y6 PHSE project with GW Theatre

Y6 from both Seacroft Grange and Parklands shared a wonderful PHSE project with GW Theatre. Pre work on safeguarding was completed with a fantastic workshop and play. It was sensitive issues delivered in a way all children could relate... read more

Y6 Assembly

Celebrating the wonderful residential to Winmarleigh Hall. Singing, creative writing , videos , loves and... read more

Y6 residential at Winmarleigh Hall

It’s Y6 at Winmarleigh Hall… Zip Wire; Trapeze; Big Swing; Canoeing…. endless supply of hot warm delicious food… what a 5 day residential stood 30 feet up in the sky being held by a rope and trusting friends. What an awesome team building... read more

Y6 go to TD Direct offices

Both Y6 classes this week spent the morning at our great business friend’s offices at TD Direct. These guys donated 250 presents for our Xmas Eve Eve event. They have provided 300 books for our school library, this week they have opened up their offices to inspire the... read more

Year 6 enthralled at the ballet

Year 6 took part in a Northern Ballet workshop this week before attending a performance of Northern Ballet’s production of Beauty and the Beast at the Grand Theatre. They thoroughly enjoyed the performance and were a credit to the school. read more

Year 6 explore the world of work

Party planning for Xmas is a must … the A Head Partnership have set up a days Maths linked to real life. How much will it cost for a real life party. what can you buy with your budget? What will you have to... read more