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Howitt Primary Community School

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Year 6

Please click here for our current Year 5 and 6 class pages to see what we are learning.



In previous years, we have had separate Year 6 classes.

Please take a look at the learning below... 

Thank you to all year 6 pupils for a fantastic year!

You have worked so hard, achieved many things and we are all very proud of you. 


Well done year 6 - you did everyone proud with your production of

'Pirates of the Curry Bean.'  

In year 6 our topics are:


Autumn 1  Theme:  Identity and Diversity

                   Topic:   World War 2

Autumn  2  Theme: Peace and Conflict

                   Topic:    World War 2

Spring 1     Theme: Social Justice

                    Topic:   Victorians

Spring 2     Theme: Saving our environment

                    Topic:   Rainforests

Summer 1  Theme: Our Heritage

                    Topic:   Rainforests/Islamic Civilization

Summer 2  Theme: Our world and beyond

                     Topic:  Space

Although our topic is all about WW2 , we could not let Christmas go by without mentioning the 1914 'Christmas Truce.' Mr Field paid Y6 a visit to explain what happened on that notable day during WW1, and then we went outside for a penalty shoot out. 

The Christmas Truce

Remembrance assembly 2022!

Drumming Session - a new band in the making!

Heanor Gate taster day!

We had a fantastic day at Heanor Gate getting a taste of the different lessons at secondary school!

WW2 assembly

We were lucky enough to have Mr Field visit our class assembly to talk to us about World War 2 and show us some artefacts!