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***Friday January 17th - Year 6 swimming**Friday February 14th - 2pm Year 6 VE day celebration**

IPC PROJECT FOR Spring 1 - World War 2

What's the big idea?

What defines a successful leader? How are individuals able to become so powerful? We will be looking at the causes of World War 2, and the effects that this event had on different countries around the world.

Can You Help?

Do you have knowledge or resources about our project?

Could you give some time to come into class to help with reading? Please come and talk to your child’s teacher if you can help!

  • Entry / Exit Points

    Entry Point:  Tuesday 7thJanuary.  

    Exit Point:  Friday 14thFebruary. 2pm – parents welcome to attend our VE Day celebrations complete with dancing, wartime food and a quiz.

  • History

    We will be able to:

    • Find out about aspects of the past from a range of sources

    We will know:

    • What lead to the beginning of World War II.

    We will be developing our understanding of:

    •  How some aspects of the past have been represented and interpreted in different ways.
  • International

    We will know:

    • About ways in which the lives of people in the countries we have studied affect each other. 
    • About similarities and differences between the lives of people in different countries in the past.

    We will be able to:

    • Identify ways in which people work together for mutual benefit.
  • Maths

    Please help your child to know all of the times tables facts up to 12 x 12 and their related division facts. 

    We will also be working hard on:

    • Decimals; percentages; algebra; converting units; area and perimeter.
  • English

    We will be learning how to write: Diary entries, letters and persuasive texts

    We will continue to improve our SPaG knowledge, skills and understanding, in particular: spelling rules involving suffixes and prefixes, and adverbial phrases showing time, manner and place.



  • Important dates

Home Learning

Home learning tasks are set every week :

Task Given out Due Back
Mathletics - 3 Tasks Monday Online Sunday @7.30pm
Spellings & Grammar book - 2 pages every week Monday Following Monday

Dates of Project Homelearning: 

Due in by Tuesday 7thJanuary:

A presentation about Christmas 1942 (see pdf below).

Due in by Monday 24thFebruary:

Design your own secret code.  Write a secret message using your code for other children to decrypt.


  • To read for at least a minimum of 10 minutes every day. 
  • Practice your times tables and spellings

If in doubt, stuck or worried about anything you can contact the Year 6 teachers. Their email addresses can be found at bottom of this page. Thank you.

Things to remember

P.E is on Mondays & Fridays

  • School PE uniform is black shorts (or tracksuit bottoms) with a white t-shirt. PE kits should be in school at all times.

  • Remember to have your P.E kits in for both these days (including plimsoles).
  • Make sure you have leggings or tracksuit bottoms as we will be outside for P.E unless it is raining.
  • To avoid athletes foot and other fungal infections please ensure your child has a change of shoes for PE.
  • PE kit should be left in school for the whole half term and washed in the holidays. 

Swimming on Fridays - For Wyvern 2

Children will all have approximately one hour in the water each week for the whole term.

  • For these lessons, children will need to bring a swimsuit or swimming trunks (not baggy shorts), swimming cap, towel and if they would like – goggles. Jewellery (watches, earrings, necklaces etc) must not be worn.
  • Children must not come to school in their swimsuits.Every child must swim as this is part of the statutory National Curriculum. 
  • If you would like further information about these swimming lessons, please contact  the office team. 

Messages from the Staff

If you would like to contact any of the Year 6 Team about school work, homework or anything concerning school then you may email them (during school hours) at:

Mrs. Sylvester - esylvester.313@lgflmail.org

Miss. Everett - severett5.313@lgflmail.org

Mrs. Uddin - juddin6.313@lgflmail.org

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