Year 6D 2018 - 2019

Miss Dempsey

Welcome to Year 6!

Mr L’argeant, Miss Dempsey and Mr Long would like to wish you a warm welcome back to Ashbury Meadow. The teaching assistants in Year 6 are Mr Raja and Miss Qureshi . All of the Year 6 pupils have been made prefects and we hope that they enjoy their new level of responsibility and experience in Year 6.

Please see 'Year 6 Spring 1 subjects overview' below for information about what the children will be learning this half term.

Using the internet at home or visiting the local library will allow your child to research and increase their learning of the curriculum in Year 6.

Children will need to wear their PE kits every WEDNESDAY. A white top and black tracksuit trousers or shorts are acceptable with appropriate shoes.

Please make sure your child comes to school with a water bottle.


All of the children are given home reading books to read at home. Books are changed once a week (Thursday). Please make comments about your child’s reading and sign your child’s home reading diary when you read with them. We would appreciate it if you could continue to listen to your child reading at home for 10 minutes per night and ask your child questions about the text your child has read. Having an adult or older sibling listen to them reading will benefit your child immensely and help them to make excellent progress in reading and writing. Home reading diaries are excellent ways of communicating progress/concerns regarding your child’s reading between parents/guardians and staff in school and we continue to look forward to using them effectively with you. Additionally, your child has been given a mathletics account and we encourage children to use mathletics at home to improve their maths skills and number fact knowledge. Children in Year 6 are encouraged to come into school early at 8.20am so that they can practise their reading and maths skills using the Lexia and mathletics programmes.

 May we remind you that homework is given out on a Friday and should be handed in on a Tuesday at the latest.

 Many thanks

The Year 6 Team

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Ashbury Meadow Community Primary School

Rylance St
M11 3NA

Main Contact: Mrs Eve Peters

Tel: 0161 219 6630
Fax: 0161 231 0372

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