Welcome to our Year 6 class page for 2023/24!

Year 6 Swans

Class of 2023-24


Welcome to Y6 from Mrs Mayston(Class Teacher) and Mrs Gale (HLTA)- supported this year by Mrs Cliffe and Mrs Wilson (PPA cover)


This year we will begin our exciting journey through Ancient Egypt with a trip to Leeds City Museum! Followed by a trip in November to Crucial Crew- where we will learn about keeping safe in the World Around Us. In the Spring we will embark on our residential to PGL- where we will stay at Newby Whiske for Weds-Fri. Later in Spring we will complete our SATs papers and then complete some super learning about local rivers and hopefully enjoy some sunshine, rounders and have lots of fun before we all head off to begin our Secondary adventures…


Throughout the year we will cover many exciting texts for both reading and writing:

Secrets of a Sun King/Skellig/Clockwork/Nevermoor/Monster Calls/Harry Potter/Rain Player and many more…

See below for curriculum plans for the year:

Long Term Plan Y6

Your child will receive weekly homework-due in on the following Wednesday along with logons for TTRockstars and Read Theory.

Please record work completed and sign the weekly planner (reading expectation 2½ hours)as this is checked every Monday morning for the previous week.

Mrs Kelly will deliver regular Spanish sessions and Mrs Andrews will cover the RE curriculum.


We are all looking forward to a fantastic year ahead

Any worries or concerns- please contact me via the school office!



Key texts to read in Y5 and Y6:

100 Books 5 and 6-1

100 Books 5 and 6-2

100 Books 5 and 6-3

100 Books 5 and 6-4

100 Books 5 and 6-5