Asquith Primary School

Growing to Succeed

Horsfall Street, Morley, Leeds
West Yorkshire, LS27 9QY

Headteacher: Gillian Austerfield


Year 6 - Mrs Harding and Mr Jones

Welcome to our year group page, look here to see what is happening as well as useful information and dates. Pop back every now and again to take a look: see pictures, information and our class blog which will let you know what has been happening in our class and around school! Feel free to leave a comment!

If at any point in the year you need to contact us; please come and speak to us in the playground, write in your child's planner or contact the school office.

Need To Know

P.E. will be on a Thursday and a Friday - children will need an indoor and outdoor kit as well as long hair tied back (water bottles also advisable) Children will also need a change of shoes. 

Planners - children should bring their planners every day and should be signed weekly by an adult at home, this is a useful an important too for communicating between home and school. 

Book bags - Please make sure that children only bring what is needed to school as space is limited in classrooms.

Water bottles - Children need to be hydrated to keep their brains active, please bring a water bottle. 



Reading - children need to read weekly and will be sent home with a reading book. Please record in their planners when they have read. 

Spellings - children will have spellings to revise each week, these maybe a spelling patterns or words chosen from the National Curriculum List.

Other homework will either be sent home in a homework book or set our our online revision site - SATs companion. More information will be sent home where necessary. 

Important Dates

Wednesdays - 8.15am - Grammar group. 


Bikeability - Thursday 7th February until Friday 15th February.


SATs Dates

Monday 13th May - Spelling Grammar and Punctuation Test

Tuesday 14th May - Reading Test

Wednesday 15th May - Arithmetic Paper 1 and Reasoning Paper 2

Thursday 16th May - Reasoning Paper 3

Class Blog - Catch up with the on - goings of year 6!!

Year 6 Blog

One more week to go.

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It has been a busy week in year 6 - we have been perfecting some of our writing pieces, tackling percentages, learnt about the story behind Chinese New Year, competed some WWII art work and some of us have even worked on our cycling skills! These children keep us really busy :)

Next week is also very busy. We are continuing cycling, as well as our normal lessons. 

Everyone should have received their Whitby pack, any problems please contact the office. Thank you for those who attended the meeting. 

Have a fantastic weekend. 

Mrs Harding and Mr Jones

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Cycling, Whitby and more.....

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Thank you for everyone who came to parents evening, hopefully everything we handed out will be useful! And well done for encouraging your children to come to our after and before school session - things are heating up SATs wise but we are aiming to keep the children calm and enjoy all the other things school can offer as well.

Next week cycling begins: you should have received a letter with the details. Let me know if not and I will, send information again.

Whitby meeting is next week on Tuesday, 4.30pm in the main hall. If you cannot attend, a pack will make it home to you with all the final details. 

Have a fantastic weekend.

Mrs Harding and Mr Jones

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This week.

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Lots to look forward to this week.

Eden Camp on Monday - remember named lunches in a plastic bag that can be thrown away.  Warm clothes and sensible shoes.  

We will arrive back to school between 3.30 and 4. 

Parents Evening - Tuesday and Thursday. Make sure you have an appointment

All cycling letters have been returned - more information to come 

Whitby info out soon as well :) 

Have a great week.

Mrs Harding and Mr Jones 

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Trips and Event

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Just a reminder.

On Monday we are going to Eden Camp (yey!) please can you ensure that your slip has been singed and returned. 

Cycling letters must also be in by FRIDAY! If not your child will unfortunately be unable to take part. 

Thank you 

Mr Jones and Mrs Harding

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Christmas has arrived!

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Well done all for making it through a busy half term!

Thank you for all of you that have made it to school rain or shine, attended the town hall concert and consistently attended extra curricular activities. It is great to see everyone getting involved in school life. 

Each child has had a revision pack, some practise tests on SATs companion and a letter about our upcoming SRE and SATS meeting, please return the slip if you would like to attend. Let us know if you need any help at any point!

This week the children have completed some lovely Christmas crafts and their own movie based on the book The Chirstmas Carol! The were excellent - we have some budding actors and actresses in year 6!

Thank you for all of your support this half term and have a fantastic Christmas.

Mrs Harding


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Useful Websites

On this site you are able to download and print all previous SAT papers from 1999 up to 2016! It's free and to register, it just requires an email address.

Contains some useful English games and activities.

Contains some useful Maths games and activities.