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Knocknagoney Primary School and Nursery Unit, Knocknagoney Road, Belfast

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

Numeracy

  • 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

Literacy

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

Grammar

  • 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

Comprehension

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

Spelling

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

Writing

  • Genre focuses of recount and persuasive writing

 

News

25th May 2022
It was lovely to welcome back past pupil of Knocknagoney Taylor as he performed the...
 
 
 
30th Mar 2022
P6K had a great day at We are Vertigo with the Dare Project. We spent an hour in...
 
 
 
3rd Dec 2021
P6 had great fun building pyramids, completing a mummy challenge, decoding hieroglyphics...
 
 
 
23rd Nov 2021
P6 had a great time learning how to use spray paint safely and learning about respect. 
 
 
 
 

Latest Photographs

 
 
 
 
 
 

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)  

P.E

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

P6K Tuesday and Wednesday