Our Team

Mr P Heath Mrs K Baines

Mr Heath teaches in Year 6, he is supported by Mrs Baines.

Meet Mr Heath

A warm welcome to year 6. I am looking forward to teaching year 6 and helping them to grow academically and also teach them the skills required for a smooth transition to high school. We have lots of hard work ahead but I am certain that with your support we will achieve every child's true learning potential.

Our Curriculum

Autumn 2 - Year Six

English
This half term, we will be using the book ‘Warhorse’ to generate different forms of writing such as diary, narrative and explanation. The children will be writing sentences of varying length, looking at using vocabulary to create description to engage the reader.

Mathematics
As mathematicians we will be exploring fractions (how to compare and order, add and subtract & multiply and divide fractions, decimals and percentages.

Topic
In Topic, we will be looking at which countries were involved in WW1 and looking at the events leading up to the First World War. We shall be exploring what life was like in Britain during this time as well as what life was like in the trenches.

Art
This half term we will be entering a national art competition linked to the First World War.

British Values
As responsible citizens, we will be looking at mutual respect.

Music
In music we will be:

  • Listen and appraise ‘BBC Ten Pieces’
  • Warm-up games
  • Singing
  • Improvising
  • Playing the glockenspiel
  • Explore the link between sound and symbol.

And…….Michael Jackson’s music and his influence on Pop music.

  • Also begin to look at Jazz and improvisation.
    Singing Christmas songs / carol service

Important information
PE Kits – please bring the PE kits in on Monday and take home on Friday.

Homework is set on Friday and due in on Thursday. This will consist of Mymaths and spellings.

 

Our Class Agreement

Be responsible for school property.
Always be respectful and polite to everyone.
Pay full attention to the person who is speaking.
Answering back is prohibited.
Always be kind and caring to others.
Play nicely and fairly.
Be positive and try your best in every subject.
Help and encourage others around you.
Keep the classroom tidy.
Raise your hand when you would like to speak.
Be calm and sensible around school.
Bullying is not tolerated.