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Year 6

Maples (Miss Nock), Willows (Mrs Foster) and Cedars (Mrs Mills)

Learning Support: Mr Cooper

Year 6 Weekly learning

This week, we will be learning:

Maths - Maths application

English - Letters from the Lighthouse

Science - Light

Geography/History - WW2

PSD - Changing me

RE - Humanists Beliefs

PE - Tag Rugby and Outdoor Athletics

Art - WW2 skylines

D&T - Anderson Shelters

MFL - Spanish



Year 6 Leavers Party - Friday 14th July 

Please check out the Community section of the website for further information:

Community and External Communications | Greswold Primary School

Class routines


  • Reading book kept in school.
  • Reading book kept in school.
  • Trainers
  • All classes to wear PE Kit to school
  • Reading book kept in school.
  • Trainers
  • All classes - PPA cover by Mrs Glover, Mrs Rowe and Mrs Woodcock
  • Maples and Willows wear PE kit to school



  • Reading book kept in school.
  • Trainers
  • Reading book kept in school. 
  • Homework
  • Spelling Test
  • Cedars wear PE kit to school




Maths and Spelling homework will be set on a Friday and will be due in the following Friday. 

Useful Websites


Year 6 Long Term Plan


Term Autumn 1Autumn 2Spring 1Spring 2Summer 1Summer 2
Learning Theme RainforestsWorld War IPrehistoric Era Black History World War II
  • Diaries
  • Descriptive writing / Narrative
  • Non-Chronological Reports
  • Persuasive Writing  
  • Poetry
  • Persuasive speech
  • Descriptive writing / Narrative 
  • News broadcast
  • Recipe / instructions 
  • Narrative
  • Recount
  • Recipe
  • Newspaper Report 
  • Newspaper report 
  • Balanced argument 
  • Narrative
  • Narrative
  • Diaries
  • Letter writing
  • Non-Chronological report
  • Newspaper report
  • Balanced Argument 
  • Place Value to 10,000,000 
  • Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication & Division  
  • Fractions 
  • Geometry 
  • Ratio 
  • Algebra 
  • Decimals
  • Percentages 


  • Measurement 
  • Measurement 
  • Statistics


  • Shape
  • Geometry 


ScienceClassificationElectricityInheritance and Evolution Heart & Lungs Light & how we see it

Personal & Social


Being me in my world Celebrating differences Dreams and Goals Healthy Me Relationships Great Growing Up Adventure 
Religious EducationJustice and FreedomComparing version of the Nativity Creation vs Science The Easter Story Eternity Values: What matters most?
Physical Education



Personal Best 




Outdoor Adventure 



Tag Rugby





Health & Fitness 

Outdoor Athletics



Art & Design Sketching Collage Clay Printing Painting 

What is life like in the Amazon Rainforest?

Where did the key battles of WW2 take place?What was new about the Iron Age? Why do people want to emigrate to the United Kingdom?Did WWI or WW2 have the biggest impact on our locality and why?
HistoryHow has life changed for people living in the Amazon Rainforest?What were the key events of the Great War?What was more impressive - the Stone Age or the Iron Age?What have we learnt culturally and morally about segregation of communities  How were people's lives affected by World War II
Music Body PercussionHarmony Performance Songs 
ComputingWW1 poem on iMovieSpike coding and pythonData analysis

Modern Foreign


Spanish: Me PresentoSpanish: La Fecha Spanish: Que tiempo hase?Spanish: Mi Casa Spanish: La Clase  
Design & Technology 

Entertaining Younger Pupils -

Mechanisms & Electrical Systems 

Controlling products using computer programmingShelters - Structures