Welcome to Dove Bank

Year 6


Evolution and adaptation knowledge organiser Dove Bank

How animals are adapted to there environment?

Did humans evolve from apes?


watch this video: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/science-ks2–ks3-how-animals-have-adapted/z4y76v4

This series of short films with the Springwatch crew look at the elements of evolution


Use the link  to see the topics we cover in Y6 Long-term-plan-Year-6-2020-21

Books about evolution you could read click here


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


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:


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

click  here:


 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:


Go on timestablesrockstars every day!


here is a link for purple mash:


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/