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Summer 2 IPC PROJECT : First World War

What's the big idea?

What are the consequences when powerful families fall out? How can choices made by individuals affect others? We will be looking at the causes of the First World War, 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 Point:  Monday 17th June - Playing our homemade board games 

Exit Point: Friday 5thJuly -  Trip to The Imperial War Museum

  • History

    We will be able to:

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

    We will know:

    • What led to the beginning of the First World War.

    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 countires 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. 

    This is incredibly important and is actually a Year 4 objective.

    We will also be working hard to remember how to:

    • Be able to recognise 2D and 3D shapes.
  • English

    We will be learning how to write: First-hand accounts, letters and descriptions.

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

  • statutory SPELLING LISTS

  • Important dates

Home Learning

Home learning tasks are set every week :

Task Given out Due Back
Mathletics - 3 Tasks Monday Following Monday
Spellings & Grammar book - 2 pages every week Monday Following Monday

Dates of Project Homelearning:

Monday 17thJune – to be able to create a game that could entertain a child living during the First World War (Switch Off At Six).


  • 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 & Thursdays

  • 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. 

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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