Welcome to our Year 6 class page.
The children have worked really hard this term. We really enjoyed our trip to The Fusilier Museum and are looking forward to continuing our World War 1 topic after half term.
If parents need to contact us at all please use the class email Year6@hollinsgrundy.com and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
Kind Regards Mrs Jacques and Mrs Gresty.
|Who works in the class?||Mrs Jacques and Mrs Gresty (class teachers)
Mrs Moran (teaching assistant)
|Start and Finish times:||Year 6’s day will start at 8.45am with children arriving at the bottom gate. The gate now closes at 8.55 am. Our school day will finish at 3:30pm and the children will leave the building using the bottom gate.|
|When are spelling tests?||Thursday. Spellings will be posted on Teams page for each group.
Please learn your Y5/6 spellings too. Chidlren have their individual lists and the whole list plus fun ways to practise your spellings are attached below.
|When is homework set?||Homework will be uploaded on to Microsoft Teams every Friday. Your child will have 6 days to complete their two tasks online- it should be submitted by Thursday. Log ins are the same as last year Homework will be two pieces a week of either maths or reading comprehension or topic work.|
|What are procedures for reading books?||Children will have the opportunity to change their reading book on Wednesdays or Fridays. Children will receive a book from the reading scheme or a free reader depending on their ability. The frequency children change books will depend on the book the children are reading. We understand children may need to keep a longer book for more than a week. Please remind your child to read their book at home and change it as often as possible.|
|When are PE days this half term?||Thursday and Friday. Please send your child into school wearing their PE kit on the days they have PE. They can wear navy or black joggers over their PE shorts and trainers. They can also wear their school jumper or cardigan. Pumps can be kept in bags for indoor PE.|
|PE kit is black shorts, T-shirt (in house colour) , pumps. For outdoor sports trainers & tracksuit pants are recommended.|
|Rewards for hard work & good behaviour.||All children can earn house-points for their house and for themselves (Smile & Good Work assemblies, Maths stars, Class reward charts)|
|Consequences for lack of effort and poor behaviour||Behaviour boards – green – amber – red. Letters home for 3 Always tickets in a week lost or 3 Reflection Room sessions at lunchtime over a half-term.|
|Anything else relevant for your year group||SATs week this year is Monday 9th May 2022 – Thursday 12th May 2022.|