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Year 6

Boyne Hill Church Visit

Boyne Hill Church Visit 1 We found out about the Easter story


Here are a few of the homework websites we currently use:

 Spring 2: Our New Topic I.D


 We will be discovering what makes us, us. Exploring our genetic make up and how Police investigatenising personal characteristics. a fabulous ly exciting topic and one of my favourites!


 Year 6 will visit the Natural History Musseum

Our New Topic:

Our New Topic: 1

Welcome to Year 6!


A huge welcome to the class of 2019! We are looking forward to a fabulous year: exploring the globe from the frozen North to the steamy jungles of Mexico; from the Ancient Mayans to the most up to date techniques in forensic  science and crime fighting.  Fitting in Rhos Y Gwaliau, performances  and those little things called SATs along the way.

Our Topic Web for this year looks like this:





Book we will be Studying

( It would be really helpful if your child had their own copy)

Autumn 1

A Child's War

History Focus


Anne Frank's Diary,

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

Goodnight Mr Tom by Michelle Magorian

Autumn 2

Hola Mexico

Music/ History Focus


Holes By Louis Sachar

Spring 1

Frozen Kingdom


Living Things & their Habitats

Call of the Wild Jack London

Spring 2


Science & Computing focus

Evolution & Inheritance

Wonder By R Palacio


A Blood Heart


Humans and other animals

Pig Heart Boy Malorie Blackman

Summer 2


History- Victorians

Transition & Science Enquiry

Black Beauty Anna Sewell


Our Weekly Timetable

Year 6 Welcome Handouts for Parents/ Carers

Please find below a useful list of resources for Year 6 including spelling lists and websites.



We will give Maths and Literacy homework every Friday for return on Wednesday.

  It is vital your child  reads nightly and reads aloud at least three times a week. ( Even Free Readers.) They must be able to discuss the text and more importantly their opinion of the text and author. 

Here  is a guide you could use


A Child's War

A Child's War 1

Our first topic of the term is A Chilld's War. We will be researching life both  on the home front  and that of the Germans through the eyes of a child. We shall read Anne Frank's Diary, The Boy in The Striped Pyjamas and Goodnight Mister Tom. Here is the PICK AND MIX HOMEWORK:


Cookham Dean CE Primary School, Bigfrith Lane,

Cookham Dean, Maidenhead SL6 9PH.

Tel: 01628 482734.