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Knocknagoney Primary School and Nursery Unit, Knocknagoney Road, Belfast
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Primary 6

Welcome to Primary 6!  

P6 is an important year, we work very hard but also have fun!

Our teacher is Mrs Kirkpatrick. Our classroom assistant is Mrs Milne.  

Our World Around Us topics are:

  • Ancient Egypt
  • The tropical Rainforest
  • Energy and Electricity

We will keep our page updated throughout the year with photos of some of the work we have been doing.


Curriculum Information

Some of the Main areas covered in P6 during Term 1


  • Place value
  • Read and order numbers 1 – 10,000,000
  • Function machines
  • Multiplying by 10/100 & dividing by 10/100
  • Rounding to nearest 10/100/1000 working to millions
  • Revision of tables
  • Single and long multiplication
  • Calculator work
  • Addition and subtraction up to 1,000,000 and revision of multiplication and division
  • Adding and interpreting data on bar graphs, 2 and 3 circle Venn diagrams and Carroll diagrams
  • Creating graphs
  • Revision of times on analogue and digital clock in minute intervals
  • Calendar work including interpreting timetables
  • Area of regular and irregular shapes
  • Perimeter of regular shape


Reading to include Accelerated Reader, Class Novel and a range of shared and guided texts.          


  • Punctuation: capital letters, full stops, commas, exclamation marks
  • Parts of speech to include: the different types of nouns, adjectives, verbs, adverbs
  • Common and proper nouns
  • Verb tenses
  • Homophones
  • Conjuctions


  • Teaching the strategies of prediction, inference and summarising using fiction and non-fiction texts


  • Activities including vocabulary building and dictionary skills related to daily spelling


  • Genre focuses of recount and persuasive writing



22nd Oct 2021
19th Oct 2021
P6K have been thinking about their future dreams and jobs they would like. We had...
15th Oct 2021
Mark our local community police officer came to give P6 and P7 pupils a safety talk...
14th Oct 2021
P6 are so excited to take part in the DARE project with East Belfast Alternatives....

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P6 Information

School Times

Class School day begins School day finishes
P6 08:55am 3:00pm  (2:10pm on a Friday)
  (Gates open at 8:45am)  


Pupils should come to school in their school Tracksuit or P.E kit on the days below

P6K Tuesday and Wednesday