View our Transition Year 6 2023-24 document.
What do we hope children can do as learners before Y6?
Organise themselves and ensure that deadlines are met
Take responsibility for their own learning
Show independence e.g. speaking to the teacher directly if they have queries or concerns
Show resilience in a range of challenging situations
Be a role model for younger pupils
Actively participate in all lessons
We aim to make the transition from each year group as smooth as possible. We work very closely with the previous teachers to ensure that individual needs are passed on and we will spend time with the children before they start with us in September.
If you have any concerns or want to speak to us individually about your child, please feel free to do so.
Upon entering Year 6 we hope that the children will…
What will Year 6 be learning this year?
Our work will be centred round a topic for two school terms at a time. Where possible, many of our National Curriculum subjects will be linked with this topic to enable the children to make links across the curriculum and provide a context for their learning.
|Term 1 & 2||Term 3 & 4||Term 5 & 6|
|Cheltenham Spa Term||Extreme Survival||The Maya|
Some homework is research based and you may find the internet or our local town library helpful for this homework. There, you can borrow books and use the internet for free.
Will my child be going on any trips this year?
There are lots of exciting trips and activities to look forward to and enjoy in Year 6. Below are some of the trips we would like to go on next year…