Presentation on theme: "Year 6 Welcome Evening Year 6 Team Mr Kann"— Presentation transcript:
1Year 6 Welcome Evening Year 6 Team Mr Kann Mrs Jane Jeans & Mrs Jacqui LillieMrs Natasha Chester & Mrs Janice GoddenMrs Baker & Mrs Childress
2Aims for Year 6Prepare the children for the end of key stage assessments.Prepare them for a smooth transfer to secondary school.To help the children to gain more independence.For a fun and enjoyable final year at Chepping View!
311+ Tests All children have been receiving 1 hour a week teaching. 3 practice tests will be sat before the real tests.Practice papers will be sent home on Friday 28th September.2 real test papers - 4th Oct and 10th OctResults will be sent to you around the 30th November.
4Free 11+ Practice FREE test papers FREE practice questions User name: cheppingviewschoolPassword: cheppingview
5Secondary School Transfer Application forms to be filled in and returned to school by 9am on 17th October or completed online by midnight 19th October.For allocations done on line - please send a letter into school.You will receive a letter informing you of your child’s secondary school placement around the 1st March.
6End of Key Stage Assessments Show what the children have learnt throughout Key Stage 2.They last 1 week.Monday 12th - Friday 16th May.Please ensure that you child is in school during this week.
7Sets Children are set for Numeracy, Literacy and Science. Ensures correct level of support and teaching.Children are covering the same topics but at a different pace.Children are regularly assessed and could therefore change sets.
8Booster Groups 3 days a week. Split 2 sets into 3 smaller groups of 20 children.Less children per group.Even greater level of support and is more tailored to children’s needs.Children are covering the same topics but at a different pace.
9TargetsAll children have targets that they are working towards in Literacy, Numeracy and Science.Copies of targets will be given out at parents evening.Achievable.Raise attainment and understanding.Mental Maths - whole school target
10Integrated TopicAll art, music, DT, History and Geography will be taught through a main focus, which for this term is The Ancient Egyptians.We will be using a variety of learning approaches to support and enhance all children’s preferred learning styles.
11Modern Foreign Languages We are extending our MFL teaching in Year 6 to offer the children more experience, prior to starting secondary school.Each class will continue to extend their French from Year 4 & 5.Half a term of French, Half a term of German.
12Homework All children- 15minutes reading daily. 40 minutes twice weekly.Numeracy- given on a Tuesday to be handed in on a Thursday.Literacy- given on Friday to be handed in on a Tuesday.
13Homework Children may receive weekly science or topic homework. Tables Spelling strategiesOccasionally may be asked to bring in news articles for discussion in PSHCE.
14What more homework?!Homework diaries to be checked and signed at home.Signed by teacher on a Friday.Please use the homework diaries as a way of communication if necessary.ICT is school target. Some homework may be internet based.
15PE Kit / Uniform Indoor PE - Tuesdays Outdoor games - Mondays All head scarves must be removed for PE.Girls can wear ‘hats’ to cover their hair but must have nothing across the front of the neck.Stud earrings only, no necklaces.
16Trips Autumn Term- Ancient Egyptians History off the page Workshop- Egyptian DaySpring TermHazard AlleySummer Term – VictoriansKatesgrove Schoolroom/Black Country Living MuseumFrance
30Healthy, Healthy, Healthy! Healthy lunchesYour child’s physical healthBehaviourConcentration & attentionSmall changes make big differences!
31Medicines in School Provide information about illness/conditions Original containers onlyWith prescribers dosage instructions.Check expiration dates.Non prescription medicines only with prior agreement.All medicines to be given to staff.