Sweden

Welcome Year 6 - Sweden Class.
General:
 
If you need to see me or your child's set teacher then please arrange a meeting with them via email or through the office. Before school is usually very busy and we want to ensure that we have sufficient time to discuss any concerns.
 

Topic:

Term 3 and 4's topic is 'Tropical Trekkers'. This topic focuses on North and South America and the forest biome. 

Maths:  
 
This year we will be setting for Maths. Year 6 will be taught by either Miss Woffenden and Mrs Craddock or Miss Hale and Mrs Sykes. There will be a new focus every week and children will be set homework by their maths teacher.
 
Literacy:
 
This year we will be setting for Literacy. Year 6 will be taught by Miss Woffenden and Mrs Sykes or Miss Hale and Mrs Craddock. 
 
Reading:
 
Please encourage your child to read to themselves at home every day.
 
Homework:
 
Your child will receive homework every Friday and it is due in on the following Wednesday.  All children will also have spellings to learn weekly which will be tested on a Wednesday. They are expected to return their completed spelling sheet. In addition to this, your child has their Avenue Adventure's booklet to complete with a range of activities. 
 
PE: 
 
PE kits need to be in school every day. These needs to consist of: black or navy shorts/jogging bottoms, white t-shirt or house t-shirt, trainers and hoodie if needed. Your child will have PE on Wednesdays and Fridays.
 
Woodland Learning: 
 
For these sessions children will need old clothes consisting of: long trousers, long sleeved top, a warm waterproof coat and wellington boots. The children will get dirty in these sessions. This term woodland learning will be on Wednesdays.
Dates for the diary:

Monday 6th January- Start of Term 3

Friday 14th February- End of Term 3. 

Monday 24th February- TD day. 

Tuesday 25th February- Start of Term 4.

Thursday 5th March- World Book Day. 

Friday 20th March- Sports Relief

Friday 3rd April- End of Term 4