Bacup Holy Trinity Stacksteads C.E. Primary School

Welcome to the Holy Trinity Stacksteads C.E.P.S. Website

Welcome to the web page for classes 6T and 6D

Staff

The staff that are working in Year 6 are:

Mrs Toddington- Class teacher, PSHE lead, more able pupils lead and PTFA.

Mr Doidge  - Class teacher and Digital Leader

Miss Hall - Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) 

Miss Sutcliffe - ELSA Literacy support assistant

Mr Stanton - Teaching Assistant 

Mr Cooney - Teaching Assistant

Miss Thorpe-Teaching Assistant.

The Year 6 email address is: y6@stacksteads.lancs.sch.uk

P.E.

P.E. is every Monday and will be taught by Mr Stanton and Mrs Toddington.  Children are to come to school in their P.E. kit and trainers. Plain t-shirt and plain shorts with their school jumper are to be worn.

Homework

 The children have now been provided with SATs revision books. The work pages are given out every Friday and are expected back the following Friday. The homework set should take around 40 mins per week. A homework club is available every Wednesday from 17th January for children to come and get help with their work or to extend their learning through challenges. Please encourage your child to complete the work set as it is revision of the topics they have covered this year.

Reading

Children are expected to read for 20 minutes every day. 

There are also reading challenge sheets that we would encourage the children to complete. They can win tokens for the reading vending machine.

Dates for your diary

 

Week commencing Monday 13th May -SATs week

Monday 13th: Grammar and punctuation and Spelling papers

Tuesday 14th: Reading

Wednesday 15th: Arithmetic paper 1 and Reasoning paper 2

Thursday 16th: Reasoning paper 3

To help the children have a calm week with a positive mindset, please ensure they are getting a good night's sleep each day and have breakfast each morning. We will be providing toast each day. Talk through any concerns they have and reassure them that this is not a test of them and they are more than ready to sit the papers. 

Friday 19th July-Prom 6:30pm-8pm

Monday 22nd July- Leavers' Service (Church) 10:30am

  

A little message for our Year 6 Children...

Bishop Mark's Prayer for Students

Bishop Mark has shared a message of support for all those taking exams over the coming weeks. In this short video, Bishop Mark encourages us to join together in prayers of hope and encouragement for children and young people sitting their SATS, GCSEs, A-levels, vocational and university exams. 

 

Bishop Mark's Prayer

High School Transition Information:

Please check back regularly to find any up-to-date information regarding high school visits or transition meetings etc. 

Open Day information: Children are to make their own way to their respective high schools

All Saints open day : 2nd July

The Valley open day: 2nd July

Whitworth High: 2nd July

Haslingden High: 2nd July

B.R.G.S open day: 4th July

 

For those children attending All Saints, please see the digital version of their welcome letter below. There is a link attached to fill in information about your child.

High Adventure Residential Visit

Our Year 6 Residential Visit to High Adventure is on Monday 4th March - Wednesday 6th March 2024.  

More details will be available in the Spring Term, including a kit list, a list of the activities, the menu and much more! 

Thank you Mrs Burns

Half term curriculum map

Take a look at the websites and games below.  They are a good revision tool for your child to consolidate their learning.  

Year 6 Reading List

Take a look at the website for suggestions for books for your child to read. 

 Suggested reading list for Year 6 children

Motivational Quotes for Students - Today a Reader, Tomorrow a Leader Stock  Vector - Illustration of inspirational, motivational: 188126106

Year 6 are reading ...

Summer-'Wonder'  by R J Palacio                             Wonder by Palacio. R.J. ( 2013 ) Paperback

Spring-'Holes'  by Louis Sachar                                   Holes

Autumn-'Boy at the back of the class'  by  Onjali Q Rauf                  

Applying for a secondary school place for September 2024?  For more information and to apply, please visit the website below.

https://www.lancashire.gov.uk/children-education-families/schools/apply-for-a-school-place/starting-secondary-school/

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