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Year 6


Welcome to Year 6...

Mrs Marshall, Miss Topham, Mrs Ellis and Mrs Prince are the Year 6 teachers this year.

Mrs Fowkes and Mrs Wood are our TLAs. We look forward to welcoming you to the Year 6 team and to answering any questions you may have.


In year 6 our topics are:


Autumn 1  Theme:  Identity and Diversity

                   Topic:   What makes Britain great?

Autumn  2  Theme: Peace and Conflict

                   Topic:    Vikings

Spring 1     Theme: Social Justice

                    Topic:   Egyptians

Spring 2     Theme: Saving our environment

                    Topic:   Egyptians

Summer 1  Theme: Our Heritage

                    Topic:   Explorers

Summer 2  Theme: Our world and beyond

                     Topic:  American adventure

If you are working from home, here are some activities to complete..  





Purple Mash tasks


Oak National Academy – English grammar T4: Grammar Practice.


Reading for 15 minutes each day.


Complete the My Maths homework set for that week.


A variety of mental maths activities.


X tables


Mixed questions and levels of difficulty:

5 a Day

Independent Research:

  • Find out about important and significant Americans.


  • How is living in the USA different to living in the UK? 


  • Find out about physical and human features of the United States of America. 


  • Can you name all of the states of America?