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William Shrewsbury Primary School
William Shrewsbury
Primary School
Learning and Growing Together

Year 6       

Welcome to Year 6 Information page

Staff:

Mrs Wellman    Mr Riley     Mrs Poynton     Dr Welchman

Mrs Stanyon, Mrs Beckwith and Mrs Herbert

Homework:                               

Homework in year 6 is a piece of English and Maths each week as well as spellings for a weekly test on a Friday. Homework is linked to class work and will assist in your child's learning.

Homework is given on a weekly basis. Please ensure your child completes this and returns it on the due date. If your child misplaces their homework, a copy can be found in their English or Maths classroom.

Indoor PE will be on Wednesday for 6G and 6R and Friday for 6B. Please remember kits (white t-shirt and white shorts) and also that kits should be clearly named. Games will be on Tuesday for all three classes. Please make sure that your child has warm clothes as the weather starts to get colder.

AUTUMN TOPICS (click on the links below):

The Age of Change (Victorians)

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/victorian_britain/

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/victorians.html

SCIENCE: Forces followed by our bodies

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/science/physical_processes/forces/read/1/

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zcyycdm

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ENGLISH: 'The highwayman' - a classic narrative poem. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=le727fRZHpA&safe=active

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MATHS: Place Value, Reasoning, Problem solving, Fractions, Four Operations

DESIGN TECHNOLOGY: Torches

PE: Gymnastics

GAMES: Invasion games and tennis

ICT: E-Safety, Espresso Coding and Microsoft Excel