Welcome to Year 6!

We hope you have had a lovely time over the summer and we are sure you are now ready to start the new school year, so welcome to Year 6! Mr. Purton, Mrs. Chapman and Mrs Graham are looking forward to getting to know you and working together so that we have a very exciting and productive year. We hope that you enjoy the new challenges and preparation for secondary school that year 6 has to offer.  

Curie Class - Mr. Purton and Miss Blayney (purton2@hextable-primary.kent.sch.uk)

Owens Class - Mrs Chapman and Mrs Hulls (hampton@hextable-primary.kent.sch.uk)

Mrs Graham will also be teaching in Year 6, working with both classes on Wednesday, Curie on Thursday and Owens on Friday. 

 

Term 1 Newsletter

 

Year 6 Meet the Teacher Information Powerpoint

 

Useful Websites 

We recommend the following website to support your children with the first term of Year 6. Please click on the links to visit the page:

Interactive World War One Activities

BBC Bitesize Electricity Key Stage 2

Topmarks Maths

Interactive English Games

 

Spellings

Below are the list of year 6 spellings for the year. Please use them to support your children with their English.

identity

immediate(ly)

individual

interfere

interrupt

language

leisure

lightning

marvellous

mischievous

muscle

necessary

neighbour

nuisance

occupy

occur

opportunity

parliament

vegetable

vehicle

yacht

twelfth

variety

persuade

physical

prejudice

 privilege

profession

programme

pronunciation

queue

recognise

recommend

relevant

restaurant

rhyme

rhythm

sacrifice

secretary

shoulder

signature

sincere(ly)

soldier

stomach

sufficient

suggest

symbol

system

temperature

thorough

 

General Reminders 

  • The class doors will be open from 8.45-9.00am. If your child arrives after this time, please take them to the school office. (School telephone number 01322 663792)
  • The school day ends at 3.15pm. If you are unable to collect your child, please telephone the school office.
  • In year 6 many children begin to walk home from school alone or with friends, we are happy for them to do so (as long as you are!) please could you write us a note if you would like this to happen,
  • The children will be doing PE on Monday and Friday. However, sometimes plans change, so we would ask that children have their PE kit in school everyday please. For the colder months this can include jogging bottoms.
  • Please make sure your child’s water bottle is in school every day and that their name is written clearly on the bottle. Please provide children with a pencil case containing handwriting pen, pencil, whiteboard pen, coloured pens/pencils, rubber, ruler, glue stick and sharpener.
  • Home learning will continue to be given out on Thursday and is to be returned by Tuesday please.