Cradle Hill Community Primary School

Year 6

Welcome to the Year 6 page!


Year 6 are taught by

Mrs. Dower and Miss Hickmott (Narwhals 6DH) and

Mr. Simmonds (Stingrays 6AS)


Supported by Teaching Assistants Mrs. Callard and Mrs. Young.


Weekly homework issued on Friday and due in on Wednesday.

P.E. days - Tuesday and Friday (please remember your kit!)


Autumn Term

Our current topic this term is 'The Home Front' where we will be learning about life during World War 2.


On Thursday 20th September, we visited Newhaven Fort and a fun time was had by all!



Key Dates

Wednesday 3rd October - Parents Evening

Thursday 4th October - Parents Evening

Wednesday 10th October - Trench Brothers rehearsal at Harbour School

Friday 12th October - Harvest Festival Assembly (10.45 - 11.30am)

Monday 15th October - Trench Brothers rehearsal

Tuesday 16th October - Trench Brothers rehearsal (on stage - full band)

Wednesday 17th October - Trench Brothers rehearsal/matinee/performance at Brighton Dome

Helping your child at home

We will be sending weekly homework that supplements what we have been learning in class. Homework is sent out on Fridays and due in on Wednesdays. There will be spellings to practise as well as either a mathematics or literacy based task.

In addition to this, we recommend that your child reads regularly and practises their multiplication tables on Times Table Rockstars.


Year 5 and 6 spelling list


Trench Brothers

On Wednesday 17th October, a group of our Year 6s will be performing in Trench Brothers' at Brighton Dome.

You can purchase tickets at the link below. Use the code TRENCH6 for a family discount price of 2 for £12.

Buy tickets here!

We look forward to seeing you at the Dome!

See the source image

 Harvest Festival

Year 6 will be performing a parody of the George Ezra song 'Shotgun' for the Harvest Festival. The lyrics can be downloaded here