Birchwood Grove CP School

Year Six

Autumn term 23

Welcome to Year 6 at Birchwood Grove!

On this page you will find information about planning, homework and announcements including key dates. We will also use Parent Mail or Seesaw to keep you updated.  

Our curriculum is based around concepts, with every subject being linked where possible. Our concepts this term are: Influence, Truth and Belief

 Key text

Our key text for the Autumn term will be Goodnight Mister Tom. This goes alongside our current topic, which is war. 

Autumn learning 

100 recommended reads



-Reading (reading record to be completed and handed into the teacher every Wednesday)

-MyMath challenge

-Times Tables Rockstar (12 minutes/4 games a week)

-Spelling Shed (set lists following spelling patterns looked at in school)

-GPS task (set weekly on Seesaw)

Homework will be set on a Friday and will be due in on Wednesday. Homework club will be on Fridays after school- contact the school office if your child would like to join. Please let us know if you are having trouble with any logins. 

Help at home 

Year 6 Key Objectives


100 Books to Read

Year 5 and 6 Statutory Spellings

Multiplication Square

Dates for your diary

15th September - Scooter day 

5th October - School photographer 

6th October - School disco 

30th October - Bikability 

Miss Cox and Mr Dew will introduce the key concepts, discuss plans for the autumn term including trips, homework, opportunities to see children's work and answer any questions.