Teacher: Mr Thirsk and Mrs Abela

TA: Mrs Campbell

Summer 2:


In Y6, pupils are beginning their transition text ” The kid who came from space”. They have started with writing effective sentences  based on the book  to inform and engage the reader. In reading, we have been hitting all the reading gems through shared and guided reading as well as  having a particular emphasis on  answering SATs style comprehension questions with a focus on the define, explore, and inference gems

Year 6 are completing position and movement in maths before exploring negative numbers, 

The Ancient Mayans are being studied in history and we had a fantastic Mayan experience in an afternoon where we prepared and tasted Mayan food.

The children are preparing for their leaver’s service and looking forward to their prom


In Computing this term, Year 6 have been learning all about Film making. Pupils have looked at the processes and stages of making a film and have practised different camera angles. 

  TOPIC NAME Science History Geography Art and DT PSHE RE Computing Music PE MFL Literacy Numeracy
Year 6


Magical Mayans Animals including Humans Y6 The Mayans


History of The Titanic

Mapping the Mayan area (comparison to modern day Mexico & surrounding areas) Pop Art

3d Mayan temples

Mayan feather fans

Clay work (Mayan calendars)


Heartsmart – Fake is a mistake


Heartsmart – No way through, isn’t true!

Life is a journey and Pilgrimage


Sort IT- Spreadsheets Modelling


Cre8 IT- Film Making



Moving On

Athletics – Going for Gold


Striking and Fielding – Striking and Fielding (Teamwork)

Write a short text on a familiar topic and spell words correctly. Biographies

Adventure stories

Titanic:  construction (non-fiction); persuasive advert for the ship; descriptive write about a room on board the Titanic. 







Homework Leaflet-Homework leaflet

Class newsletter: Summer Newsletter y6

Document showing what the children in Year 6 will look at in Summer Term- Y6 Topic web Summer 21