Welcome to Dove Bank

Year 6

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What skills, that you learned at Standon Bowers, can you use in your learning and everyday life?

 

What a great time we had!

 

Year 6 Summer Term.

 

We will be learning about classification

see the knowledge organiser:classification 2022 knowledge organiser

Watch this video on the BBC https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-LVunuIOT4w

we will then be learning about Evolution.

Museum  workshop Trip Wednesday 8th June at the potteries museum

for a workshop about evolution and another about fossils, where we will make replica fossils.

this is the book we will be reading this term

We will be looking at the art of Hokusai

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We will be working on The Tempest by William Shakespeare.

Homework

Most homework is on Showbie, which all children have become familiar with over the last year. https://www.showbie.com/

revise noun phrases with music and movement

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers/ks2-english-noun-phrases/zf7b6v4

 

Spelling

Spellings are studied each week along with personal mis-spellings collected from writing and practised each morning. Here is the list of spellings for Y6 that do not follow a pattern and you are expected to know how to spell: Year 5 and 6 Words From National Curriculum – Look Say Cover Write Check

The best thing you can do is read a good book every day! Are you reading Y6 level books? Don’t just assume you are. Check out this list of recommended books for Y6 from Phillip friend Educational consultants:

Book-List-for-Y6-Readers-

School pays for reading eggs and TimeTables RockStars-use them daily!

click  here:

https://readingeggs.co.uk/login1/

 Can you recall all your multiplication and division facts?

There are loads of fun games on the internet, just search it or try this site:

https://www.timestables.co.uk/

Go on timestablesrockstars every day!

https://ttrockstars.com/login2

here is a link for purple mash:

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/dove-st7

Stay fit and healthy with some sporty challenges with ASM! –>  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCw3adMR45pFcwVUrii4WGK

 

Supporting well-being is super important right now. Here’s a great website to lots of free well-being activities…. https://www.elsa-support.co.uk/category/free-resources/