Over the year, the children will be taught a broad and balanced curriculum which provides a range of opportunities to support and extend their learning.
More information about the curriculum at Hamstel Junior School can be found under ‘Curriculum’.
Meet the team
6Du - Year group leader
6A - Design and Technology
6B - PE
6D - ECT Induction Tutor
6S - English
Please note these days are subject to change and children should always have their PE kit in school.
Monday - 6A, 6D, 6E and 6S
Tuesday - 6D and 6Du
Thursday - 6A and 6S
Friday - 6Du and 6E
Children should have their library books in school every day.
Tuesday - 6E
Wednesday - 6S
Thursday - 6A and 6Du
Friday - 6D
Homework expectations for each week
Reading - daily reading for approx. 15 minutes
Spelling - weekly spelling task - searching the books read at home for words matching the weekly spelling pattern/ learning the list of 'Words We Need to Know'
Maths - daily practice of the key skills (KIRFs) as outlined for each half term.
Year 6 pupils will be given additional more formal homework in preparation for the SATs and transition to secondary school.
TT Rock Stars - Practising your tables regularly will really help you learn them and speed up your recall. Using TT Rock Stars will help you. Aim to practise your tables every day.