Wendell Park Primary School

Cobbold Road, London W12 9LB

020 8743 1372

In 2017, Wendell Park achieved results above the national average for Reading, Writing and Mathematics for both children reaching their age related expectation and children working above their age.

Year 6

Amethyst Class

Teacher: Miss Jemma Johnson 

jjohnson85.205@lgflmail.org

Garnet Class

Teacher:  Miss Arabella Atac 

aatac1.205@lgflmail.org

Year 6 Learning Support Teacher: Miss Adelaide Macleman

Next Amethyst Class Assembly - TBC (no assembly during Spring term 2018)

Next Garnet Class Assembly - TBC (no assembly during Spring term 2018)

 

Welcome to Year 6!

Welcome back to the 2017-2018 academic year and thank you for visiting our Year 6 page. We will be sharing lots of the activities, visits and events that we have been involved in throughout the year.  

We hope you enjoy sharing our learning with us. 

This page will be updated on a weekly basis to help you find all the homework information that you need and additional information about important upcoming events.

School journey

Monday 11th June – Wednesday 13th June 2018

All spaces are now filled.

There will be an opportunity to come into school to find out more about what the journey entails which will come later in the year. 

The trip itself will cost total of £184 and you will be able to pay this in full or in installments. From September 2017, all trip payments will be made via our online system. These can be made in the same way as school dinner and after school clubs payments via the online system. Please ensure your school gateway account is activated and if you have any questions, please speak to the School Office.  

Payment for this trip can be made from 17th January 2018.

 

Diary

Latest School, Term Dates, Friends PTA, Year 6 Events

Online Safety workshops26Feb2018

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Online Safety workshops27Feb2018

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

KS1 Great Fire of London Show28Feb2018

World Book Day (come to school dressed as a book character)01Mar2018

Your child will be invited to come to school dressed as their favourite book character.

Year 5 and 6 trip to the Unicorn Theatre to see Othello02Mar2018

*International Women's Day Assembly08Mar2018

9:00 am - 9:30 am @ Middle Floor Hall

Parents are welcome to join Years 1 to 6 for our International Women's Day Assembly celebrating the achievements of women in our community.

International Women's Day08Mar2018

*FOWP coffee morning09Mar2018

9:00 am - 10:00 am @ 1st floor staff room

Science Week12Mar2018

*UKS2 Certificate Assembly21Mar2018

9:00 am - 9:30 am

Enabling Enterprise Week begins23Mar2018

The W Factor23Mar2018

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Last day of Spring term29Mar2018

School will finish at 3:30pm

First day of Summer term16Apr2018

KS1 and KS2 NSPCC 'Speak out. Stay safe' assemblies20Apr2018

9:10 am - 10:15 am

The NSPCC will be coming into Wendell Park to deliver their 'Speak out. Stay safe.' programme. More information can be found at: https://www.nspcc.org.uk/services-and-resources/working-with-schools/speak-out-stay-safe-service/

Year 6 NSPCC 'Speak out. Stay safe' workshops23Apr2018

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

The NSPCC will be coming into Wendell Park to deliver their 'Speak out. Stay safe.' programme. More information can be found at: https://www.nspcc.org.uk/services-and-resources/working-with-schools/speak-out-stay-safe-service/

Calendars page(s): School >> Term Dates >> Friends PTA >> Year 6 >>

Homework

Miss A's English group -9th February- Complete 'The Miptor' writing task and 'The Queue' writing task

Miss Johnson's English group- 9th February- Complete 2 writing tasks and reading task

Miss Macleman's English group -9th February-Tom's Midnight Garden Task

 

Miss A's English group - Spellings - 9th February

Miss Johnson's English group - Spellings - 9th February

Miss Macleman's English group - Spellings - 9th February

  

Miss A's Maths group -9th February- Complete 2 mini Arithmetic papers

Miss Johnson's Maths group- 9th February- Complete maths worksheets

Miss Macleman's Maths group - 9th February- Holiday Maths Homework

SATs 2018

More information to follow shortly.

Year 6 curriculum newsletters

Spring 1

 

General Information

PE - Children must bring a PE kit on Wednesday afternoons for their sports session otherwise they will not be permitted to participate. Please ensure that PE kits adhere to regulatory uniform – no football strips or brightly coloured footwear.

Homework - will be given on a Friday and is due back on a Thursday.

Uniform - Regulatory school uniform should be worn at all times. Please ensure that your child is suitably dressed for the autumn weather (a warm coat will be needed for colder playtimes).

Water - Please provide your child with a reusable water bottle that can be kept in classrooms, thereby stopping infrequent visits to the cloakroom.

Punctuality - Pupils to be in school promptly for an 8.50am start. 

 

 

Please find the Meet the Teacher power point that contains a variety of information that will be relevant in supporting your child through their time in Year 6.

 

 

Expectations

Reading - Pupils in Year 6 should be reading daily and as much as possible.

Times tables - By the end of Year 6 pupils should know all of their times tables and we recommend that these are practised as much as possible.

Spelling - Pupils will be given a weekly spelling test on Monday and so we expect them to revise their spellings at home.

Please find the Year 4 - 6 words to use at home here. Pupils should e able to spell all these words by the end of Year 6.

 

 

 

Weekly Timetable

 

Mondays - 9am whole school assembly and spelling test.

Tuesdays - 

Wednesdays - singing assembly held in the afternoon.  P.E kits required for Sports lesson.

Thursdays -  Class assembly at 9am and homework due in.

Fridays - Golden Time.

 

 

 

Free homework club!

If anyone from Year 5 or Year 6 would like additional support with their core subjects (reading, spelling and school projects) then they are able to join the Homework Club  at Phoenix Academy. It runs every Thursday at Phoenix Academy, from 3.30pm to 5.30pm.

Please click here to see the Homework Club Flyer and click here to find the registration form.

 Secondary Transfer

 

The online admissions procedure for children in Year 6 who will be moving to secondary school in September 2018 is now open.  The deadline for applications to be made is 31st October 2017.  You need to apply using the online form which can be found on the website of your home borough (even if you are applying for a school outside your home borough).  The websites can be found below along with the admissions booklets for Hammersmith & Fulham (Tri-Borough), Ealing and Hounslow.  It is recommended that you include all six choices on your application form.  If you have any questions regarding the online application process, please speak to your class teacher, Mrs Hough or Ms Peters.  

 

Hammersmith & Fulham:  

Website

Admissions booklet

Hints and Tips

Visiting dates for schools in the Tri-Borough

Ealing:

Website

Admissions booklet

Hounslow: 

Website

Admissions booklet