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Year Six

6D Mrs Darley – Teacher

Miss Hattersley – Teacher – Tues PM, Wed

Mrs Joseph (HLTA)

Mrs Palmer – Teaching Assistant

6R Mrs Rennison – Teacher

Mrs Hills – Teaching Assistant

Mrs Riaz – Teaching Assistant (mornings)


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.

English – poetry including haikus and simile poems, descriptions, short stories, biographies and diaries.

Topic – France

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

Computing – Coding and E Safety



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.

Maths Primary Schemes of Learning

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 – Blitz and Peaces – World War 2

Science – Evolution and Inheritance

Computing –  Stop Motion Animations



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 – Anglo Saxons and Vikings

Science – Light and how we see, Electricity

Computing – Coding and Digital Video


Year 6 – Latest News

Y6 puppet show

We were so proud that our lovely Y6 children did an outstanding puppet show for the whole school and parents. It had voice overs, cameras, lighting and microphones- simply... read more

Uv investigation

Year 6 became space scientists exploring which materials best block UV light and could be used to protect astronauts in their space suits. They learned that UV is a type of non visible light from the sun which can damage our skin and cause cancer. We used UV sensitive... read more

Fair Trade

To finish our super Spring term, Parklands learnt all about Fairtrade and the need to spot the label. Reception made tasty chocolate crispy buns using Fairtrade chocolate. Year 1 made an amazing Fairtrade feast. They made their own special recipe Fairtrade lemonade... read more

Y6 PGL Residential

Before February half term Year 6 spent a week at Winnmarleigh Hall a PGL outdoor activity centre in Lancashire on their Year 6 Residential. It was February so as one child put it “We didn’t come here for a sun tan!” we had just about every kind of... read more

High School Musical

Well Y5/6 excelled this year with a 2 day sell out production of High School Musical….. literally all singing and all dancing. The best thing I have ever done in school.... read more

Y6 Ballet

On Thursday 6th December, Year 6 were lucky enough to see the Nutcracker performed by Northern ballet at the Grand Theatre in Leeds. Having taken part in ballet workshops on the Monday to learn about the story, Year 6 couldn’t wait to see the live performance. They... read more

Y6 Residential Assembly

The Y6 Residential was celebrated in assembly today. Brilliant writing was showcased before we heard Mrs Rennison’s brilliant song writing skills were put into play as the children sang all about the challenges and excitement of the Kingswood... read more