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Elm Wood Primary School

Welcome to Year 6 Class 14

Class Teacher -  Miss Leech

Teaching Assistants - Miss Schofield, Mrs Royle and Mr Berry

Year 6 Autumn term


In English, we will be looking at 'Journey to Jo'Burg' where we will be exploring life in South Africa. The children will be writing letters and newspaper articles and investigating what life was like in South Africa. 



This half term we will be reviewing the written calculation methods, exploring shape and space and carrying out investigations with fractions. We will also be having a look at word problems throughout that will help develop greater depth learning. 



In History, we will be learning about the Apartheid.

In Geography, we will be learning about deserts and looking at the differences between England and South Africa.

In our Science lessons, we will be looking at classification of different animals and creatures and the systems that are used. 

In our Art lessons, we will be producing a wall mural looking at a graphic design artist. 

In Computing, we will be looking at online safety and blogging.


P.E / Games

During this half term, we will be focussing on orienteering. Please can you ensure your child has a PE kit in school every day.