Upper Key Stage 2

Upper Key Stage 2

Autumn Term 2017

Overview

In Upper Key Stage 2 there are around 150 children organised into six classes. From September 2017 they will be arranged as follows:

  • Class 5B – Miss Carla Bonner (Year 5 Leader, Senior Leadership Team)
  • Class 5C – Miss Chelsea Connah
  • Class 5L – Mrs Kate Lees-Smith
  • Class 6W – Mr Thom Watts (Year 6 Leader, Senior Leadership Team)
  • Class 6F – Miss Flute
  • Class 6M – Miss McCullagh

Here is a brief overview of a typical day in Year 5 and Year 6.

  • 8.50 – 9.05 Morning Registration
  • 9.05 – 10.10 Maths
  • 10.10 – 10.30 Play Time
  • 10.30 – 11.30 Literacy
  • 11.30 – 12.00 Guided Reading
  • 12.00– 1.00 Lunch Time
  • 1.00 – 2.00 Afternoon Registration Topic lesson
  • 2.00 – 3.00 Science
  • 3.00 – 3.30 Collective Worship
  • 3.30 Home Time

Homework

The children in the Upper Key Stage department will be issued with homework throughout the year. For specific details for each class please refer to individual class pages. Generally homework is as follows and the amount of work set is proportional to the ages and stages.

  • Reading – at least three times per week
  • Spelling – weekly lists of words
  • Maths and English – once or twice per week.
  • Multiplication tables practice – once per week.
  • Topic or Science research when appropriate.