Year 6 2019 - 2020
Welcome to year 6!
Welcome to a new and exciting school year for the Year 6 students - their final year at St. Ambrose.
We've got lots of enjoyable learning to do this year. This page will be updated throughout the year with key information as well as celebrating the learning and achievements of your child's journey in year 6.
Thursday 26th September 2:45 - Y6 Rights of the child assembly
Monday 11th November 2:45 - Year 6 Remembrance Day Gospel Assembly
Monday 11th June 2020 - SATs week
Wednesday 10th June - Friday 12th June - Ghyll Head trip
Meet the Teachers Meeting
Please find the powerpoint from September's Meet the Teacher presentation.
In Year 6 you are expected to know all the spellings for Key Stage 2 (Y3-6). These can be found below.
Weekly spellings will be sent home every Thursday and will be tested the following Tuesday. Please practise daily with your child.
Share in Our Learning
Here are some websites that will be useful for your child throughout their learning each half term.
- https://mybookblog.org/plogin/st-ambrose-rc-primar/ - My Book Blog (all children have their passwords in their reading records)
- http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/ - Maths, English, Science
- http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/topics/z87tn39 - Greeks
- http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/topics/ztyr9j6 - Vikings
Here are some texts that will be linked to our topics this year:
- Beowulf, Kensuke's Kingdom and Why the whales came by Michael Morpurgo
- 'Wonder' by R J Palacio
- The Highway man by Alfred Noyes
- Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
- A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare
- The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Draywalt
More recommended books for year 6 age can be found at https://schoolreadinglist.co.uk/reading-lists-for-ks2-school-pupils/suggested-reading-list-for-year-6-pupils-ks2-age-10-11/
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