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Mandela - Year 6

Welcome to Mandela class

Year 6- 2018/19

Welcome back after our summer break.  We have an action packed term ahead of us and look forward to working with our new classes.

Our reading focus for Terms 1 and 2 will be 'Carrie's War' by Nina Bawden.  In English we focusing on sentence stacking, using Philip Pullman's 'The Firework Maker's Daughter' and a short animated film called 'Paperman'. 

This term our topic focus will be Mexico and the Mayans, in Science we will be learning all about light and in RE we will be looking at the five pillars of Islam.

 PE will take place on a Thursday and Friday afternoon, but please ensure that PE kit is in school everyday in case of last minute timetable changes.

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