Glenfall Community Primary School

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Year 6


Teacher: Mr Radley

Teaching Assistants: Mr Newman, Miss Clapham, Mrs White 

Ancient Egypt | National Geographic Society

Class Topic – Ancient Egypt

During the Autumn Term we will be learning about Ancient Egypt. Our studies will cover the importance of the river Nile, Egypt as an ancient civilisation and the differing roles of men and women.

To support learning we are planning an opportunity to work with The British Museum to learn about Egyptian artefacts.

Ancient Egypt Word Mat

Class book – Holes by Louis Sachar

Holes eBook by Louis Sachar - EPUB | Rakuten Kobo United Kingdom

‘Now Stanley has been unjustly sent to a boys’ detention centre, Camp Green Lake, where the boys build character by spending all day, every day digging holes exactly five feet wide and five feet deep. There is no lake at Camp Green Lake. But there are an awful lot of holes.’


Homework | The SGS Academy Trust

Homework will be handed out on a Wednesday and due the following Wednesday. Children will have a sheet of Maths and Grammar. These sheets should take no longer than 30 minutes. Alongside this, children will have a weekly spelling test on a Tuesday.

Useful homework help:


Grammar, spellings and reading help with videos

Maths videos and explanations

SATS style questions

Literacy games and quizzes

Maths help and games


3KR Weekly Spellings 6.1.20 | Ashley Primary School

Spelling tests will take place weekly on a Tuesday.

Nile Autumn 2022

Amazon Autumn 2022

Y56 spellings wordmat


This term we are learning about materials and changes

As part of our topic we will learn about the properties of different materials, reversible and irreversible changes and ways in which energy can be created

Science topic map


Physical Education

PE will be on Wednesdays and Thursdays.  Please could all children have suitable outdoor PE kit e.g. trainers, jogging bottoms and a tracksuit top/sweatshirt for outside games.

Forest School

Forest School | St Stephen's C of E Primary School

Y6 will have Forest School on Mondays, please could children wear school uniform on these days and bring a change of clothes. These sessions will not take place every week, but when time allows we will go down.