Welcome to Year 6! 

Teacher: Miss Stewart and Miss Oliver
Teaching Assistants: Miss Pugh and Mrs Cordon

Autumn Term Objectives

Year: 6      Date: September 2021

This is intended for parents and pupils to share the learning objectives for the term. It also provides targets for the term ahead









- to read, write, round and order numbers up to 1,000,000 and determine the value of each digit.
- to add/subtract negative numbers.
- to recognise and describe number relationships including multiples, factors, prime and square.
- to use efficient methods to add and subtract.
- to multiply and divide numbers up to 4 digits by a 2-digit whole number using formal written methods.
- Mean, Median, Mode, Range
- to calculate and interpret the mean as an average.


My Maths target is: 

To multiply and divide any number, including decimals by 10, 100 and 1000.




Our text this half term is going to be ‘Sherlock Holmes’ by Arthur Conan Doyle.






In our English lessons, we are going to be:


Reading the story together.

Learning new words and their meanings to widen our vocabulary.


Retrieving and inferring information.
Analysing a character.
Writing a setting description.
Using expanded noun phrases.
Using relative clauses.
Writing a newspaper report.
Using direct speech.
Using reported speech.



Other useful information for this term:


Music for Y6 is on Monday so please remember to bring your instruments.
PE kit needs to be worn on Wednesdays. Black or navy tracksuits are needed for PE during the autumn months. Please make sure that long hair is tied back and earrings have been removed.


Discovery Quest Topic

Little Bloxwich C of E VC Primary School | Grenfell Road | Walsall | WS3 3DL
Tel: (01922) 684301 | Email: postbox@lit-bloxwich.walsall.sch.uk
Head Teacher: Ellen Taylor