Welcome to Year 6's page!

 

 

This half terms theme: Riotous Royalty

Welcome back to Year 6, we hope that you have  had a fantastic summer holiday.

 English 

In English this half term we will be looking at and writing a variety of biographies based around the Monarchy. We will also be writing our own auto-biography, sharing interesting facts about ourselves.

 

 

Maths

In maths this half term we will be looking at the place value of numbers up to 90,000,000, including decimal numbers. We will also look at rounding and ordering these numbers. After this we will be making links between fractions, decimals and percentages. Applying everything that we have learnt to a variety of problem solving questions and investigations.

Extra Practise!

Check out the websites below and challenge yourself to some additional learning.

Don't forget to play on Sumdog too.

 Curriculum

Theme

In theme this half term we will be learning about the history of our monarchy. We will be learning about William the Conqueror’s reign from 1066 onwards and we will look at how King John made himself very unpopular as monarch and why King Henry VIII married so many times. We will also look at who Queen Anne was, what Queen Victoria achieved during her reign and look at the role of the British monarchy today.

Science

In science this half term we will be investigating ‘evolution and inheritance'. We will look at evidence such as fossils to investigate how animals have evolved and learn about what the earth looked like millions of years ago. We will research important figure heads in this area such as Mary Anning and Darwin. 

Homework

Monday:- Grammar/ reading comprehension (due in Wednesday).

 

Wednesday: - Maths (due in Friday).

 

Friday: - Writing (due in Monday).