Welcome to our Year 6 class page.
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?||Spelling test will be Thursday and new spellings will be set for the following week.
Please learn your Y5/6 spellings too. Children have their individual lists and the whole list plus fun ways to practise your spellings are attached below.
|When is homework set?||Homework grids will be set half termly. Please send complete grid homework into school on 21st October.|
|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. However, please remind your child to read their book at home and change it as often as possible.|
|When are PE days this half term?||Fridays. Please send your child into school wearing their PE kit on the days they have PE. .|
|PE kit is black shorts, T-shirt (in house colour) and trainers. For outdoor sports or cold weather black or grey tracksuit pants or leggings are recommended. Children can wear a school jumper, fleece or cardigan.|
|Rewards for hard work & good behaviour.||All children can earn house-points for their house and for themselves. Rewards also include weekly My Happy Mind awards, housepoint certificates and class tokens for the class reward.|
|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 8th May 2022 – Thursday 11th May 2023.|