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Year 6

Week beginning:  16.03.20



This week we will be moving onto our new unit of work. Children will be learning about the features of writing a balanced argument with a focus on language used and the impact it has on the audience.


Lesson objectives for the week:

  • Solve problems involving the relative sizes of two quantities where missing values can be found by using integer multiplication and division facts.
  • Solve problems involving similar shapes where the scale factor is known or can be found.
  • Solve problems involving unequal sharing and grouping using knowledge of fractions and multiples.

We will be moving onto out new topic ‘Being human’.

We will be looking into:

  • What we can do to keep put body safe and healthy.
  • What’s going on inside our body.
  • What we would see under the layer of skin.
Parents can help their child by…

*ensuring children complete their homework. Homework is handed out on Friday and should be returned by Tuesday.

*listening to your child read at least 3 times a week and signing their pupil planners.

*recapping the passport tasks for your child's next passport.

*encouraging them to continue to develop speed and accuracy in times tables and division facts for up to 12x12 by using TT Rock Stars.