St. Ambrose R.C. Primary School

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Welcome to a new and exciting school year for the Year 6 students. It will be their last at St.Ambrose and definitely the best! We've got lots of enjoyable learning to do this year and can't wait to get started. 

 

We look forward to meeting all parents and guardians.

 

From the Year 6 Team (Mr Lawrence and Mrs Hanna )

 

Meet the Staff

Mr Lawrence
Mr Lawrence

Mrs Hanna
Mrs Hanna

Important Dates

There is a number of important Year 6 dates to share with you throughout the school year. I will post as many dates in advance as I can on this section of our website.

  • Y6 Introduction to the Rights Assembly - Thursday 7th September at 2:45pm
  • Y6 Meet the Teachers  - Thursday 14th September at 3:30pm
  • Y6 Gospel Assembly - Monday 9th October at 9:05am
  • Y6 SATs week - Monday 14th May to Thursday 17th May 2018
  • Y5/6 Ghyll Head trip - Sunday 1st July to Wednesday 4th July 2018

Meet the Teachers Meeting

If you could not make it to the Meet the Teacher session on Thursday 14th September, I have attached the PowerPoint presentation I did. If you have any questions about this or something else, please come and find me.

Mr Lawrence

Spellings

In Year 6 you are expected to know all the spellings for Key Stage 2 (Y3-6). The document below on the link below gives you all the key spellings rules that your child will need to learn. This is taken from the government website. Get the children learning these at home.

Key Spellings for SATs

Like with all home learning, spellings will be given out on a Thursday and tested on a Tuesday. Please ensure you child looks at these at home and understands what they mean.

 

These are the spellings to be tested on Tuesday 31st October 

1.  sometimes
2. thorough
3. thought-provoking
4. motionless
5. beautiful
6. committed
7. commitment
8. observation
9. naturally
10. principal

Our Current Learning

 

Share In Our Learning - Autumn 1

Below is our current 'Share In Our Learning' letter for parents to know exactly what we are doing in each half term. A paper copy of this is sent home every half term with your child. We have a brand new IPC curriculum this year which will require parental support at home and in school.

Share In Our Learning Letter

Year 6 debating whether humans can love unconditionally in RE lessons.
Year 6 debating whether humans can love unconditionally in RE lessons.

Websites/Books

There will be different websites and books that will be useful for your child throughout their learning each half term.

Current useful websites: