Year 6

Croeso i blwyddyn chwech

Class Teacher: Miss Philips 

Teaching Assistant: Miss Collings 

General Information 

Keep up to date!

You can keep up to date with Year 6's learning and with class announcements by following our class twitter and Facebook pages and reading the school newsletter.

 

If you would like to find out what exciting learning experiences Year 6 have been up to recently in class then please look at our twitter and facebook page.

 

Year 6 hashtag on twitter is:  #SACPSY6

 

P.E Days 

Year 6 P.E days are Thursday and Friday.

As part of the P.E / P.S.E curriculum, Year 6 will also have the opportunity to work collaboratively with CCFC on their team building  skills and their personal and emotional growth . 

Children are expected to wear P.E kit for P.E. Click here to find out what your child should wear for P.E.

Playtime Snack

We are a healthy school. For £1 a week or 25p a day the children can buy a piece of fresh fruit from our school tuck shop. They can also buy toast from 20p a slice. Alternatively. children can bring a healthy snack to enjoy at break times. 

Homework 

Pupil's will receive weekly spellings and will be expected to read daily at home. Please ensure your child brings their reading book to school every day. Additional maths and context work will be sent home over the year. 

Supporting your child at home

There are a range of different ways to support your child with their learning at home. Click here to find out suitable web links and apps which are perfect to use at home with your child to support their learning.

 

RE Topics 

We follow the 'Come and See' programme. Please click here to view the Year 5 RE topics.

To read the ‘Come and See’ parental newsletters click here.

 

 

Learning Themes over the Year 

Autumn 1: Material Changes 

Autumn 2: A Child's War

Spring 1: Welsh Icons

Spring 2: Energy, Light and Sound and Electricity

Summer 1: Healthy Living

Summer 2:  The USA  

Additional Experiences

Year 6 are receiving visits from a wide range of industries and professions in order to inspire their learning and give them a goal to strive for in  a future career.

As part of their Transition Year, Year 6 will be involved in projects both with St Illtyd’s and Willows.  So far these have included a practical science lesson, drama, and singing.  A small group also attend St Illtyd’s on a fortnightly basis to improve their problem solving skills in maths.

As part of the St Illtyd’s cluster, our pupils will be attending a residential trip, with the other cluster primaries in the summer term.

Our class will be attending the Senedd (The Welsh Assembly) to investigate how the Welsh parliament operates and how Wales is run.