St. Francis’ Class (Year 6)
Welcome back after the Summer break – myself and Mrs Davis hope that you had a refreshing summer, whatever you did and wherever you went.
This is term 1 for Year 6 – it’s hard to believe that the school year has arrived once again! This half term will last for 7 weeks and will finish on Thursday 18th of October, returning for term 2 on Monday 29th of October.
In English, we will study Tom’s Midnight Garden as our base novel and explore several writing outcomes including letter writing, documentary script writing, poetry, diary writing, descriptive and persuasive writing.
In Maths, we will study place value and the four operations.
In Science, we will focus on the theme of Light. We will investigate properties of light using scientific methodology.
Our topic this term will be war and its effects. PE this term focus on Multi Skills, and will take place outside on Monday afternoons. Please ensure that your children arrive at school on Monday mornings with their full PE kit.