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Wheatfield Primary and Nursery School, Belfast, Co. Antrim

Primary 6

Welcome to Primary 6!

In P6, our hard work is very rewarding because as well as learning about important subjects we can engage in fun activities too!

Our teacher is Miss McGrugan. Our classroom assistant is Miss Coulter (Wednesday and Thursday).

We have a very enjoyable time learning about the World Around Us.

The various topics we study this term are:

  • Ancient Greece
  • American Adventure

Keep checking back here for updates about our learning in class. 

 

News

26th Jan 2023
As part of our World Around Us topic; P6 were working in groups and cutting out facts...
 
 
 
 
23rd Jan 2023
P6 were able to find different types of equivalent fractions using fraction walls!  Well...
 
 
 
 
19th Jan 2023
Primary 6 have been working very hard on fractions, they made their own fractions...
 
 
 
 
17th Jan 2023
P6/7 have had another fantastic day at their residential! They spent their day on...
 
 
 
 
 

P6 Information

School Times

Class School day begins School day finishes
P6 08:45am 2:40 (2:00 on a Friday)

P.E

Our PE days our Wednesday and Friday. Tennis is a Thursday.

Pupils should come to school in their school tracksuit or P.E kit on both of these days.

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Curriculum Information

Here are some of the topics that we will be covering in Term 2A.

Numeracy:

  • Place value
  • Read and order numbers 1 – 10,000,000
  • Multiplying by 10/100 & dividing by 10/100
  • Rounding to nearest 10/100/1000 working to millions
  • Revision of addition and subtraction
  • Revision of multiplication and division table facts
  • Revision of multiples, factors, prime numbers, square numbers and cube numbers 
  • Creating graphs

Our focus this term is Fractions

  • Compare and order fractions whose denominators are all multiples of the same number
  • Add and subtract fractions with the same denominator and multiples of the same number
  • Recognise mixed numbers and improper fractions and convert from one form to the other

Literacy:

Grammar

  • Punctuation: capital letters, full stops, commas and exclamation marks
  • Parts of speech to include: the different types of nouns, adjectives, verbs and adverbs
  • Recap pupil's existing phonological knowledge and introduce new spelling patterns
  • Common and proper Nouns
  • Comparative and superlative adjectives 
  • Verb Tenses
  • Homophones

Reading

  • Class novel and a range of shared and guided texts

Comprehension

  • Teaching strategies of predication, inference and summarising using fiction and non-fiction texts

Spelling

  • Activities including vocabulary building dictionary skills related to daily spelling

Writing

  • Genre focuses of informational writing, recount writing and report writing