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Whitelands Park Primary School Better never stops

Cedar - Y6

Class Teacher:

Miss R Conlen


Teaching Assistant:

Mrs Harle and Mrs Dodds


Welcome Message:

Welcome to Year 6! 

We hope you've had a restful Summer and are excited to come back to school.  We have a new curriculum with lots of exciting and interesting topics. Out first topic is all about World War Two, focusing on the life of children in the war. 

Our Topic:

A Child's War


A siren sounds, a building crumbles, a Spitfire zooms overhead. Take cover. It’s 1939 and Britain is at war. Deep down in the Anderson shelter, learn why nations are fighting and why child evacuees must make the long journey from their homes and families into unknown territory. We will be looking at the diary of Anne Frank, written whilst hiding from the terrifying stormtroopers in a secret annexe, to try to empathise with her hopes and fears. Make do and mend. Cook up a family meal from meagre rations. Delve deep into a bygone era, when loose lips sunk ships. And, as peace is declared, let’s get ready to celebrate. Mr Churchill says ‘It’s an unconditional surrender.’


We will be uploading a curriculum summary soon..... 



PE Sessions:

Indoor PE - Monday

Outdoor PE – Wednesday 


Full PE kit is expected on these days. 




Accelerated Reading Program


We will continue to use Accelerated Reader to improve our reading and comprehension skills. Below are some links with more information on the program.