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Dungannon Primary School

Primary 6 RH

Welcome to Miss Hall's Primary Six Class!

Please go to your google classroom account for further guidance in relation to your child's work.

Literacy - September - October 2020

Language & Literacy – During Term 1

Talking & Listening

  • Speak clearly and coherently
  • Identify some aspects of talk which vary between formal and informal occasions
  • Explain and justify methods, opinions and conclusions.

Reading (At appropriately differentiated levels)

  • Engage in guided and shared reading sessions using both fiction & non-fiction texts.
  • Develop our literal and inference reading comprehension skills.

Writing (At appropriately differentiated levels)


Grammar & Punctuation

  • Nouns (pluralisation), Verbs (past, present and future) and adverbs (to qualify dialogue verbs)
  • Exploring synonyms and shades of meaning
  • The difference between direct and reported speech


  • Instructions
  • Understand and evaluate a range of instructional texts.
  • Write instructional texts and test them out.
  • Playscripts
  • Writing a new scene for an existing playscript
  • Planning, writing, editing and evaluating a playscript for a particular audience

Numeracy - September - October 2020

Mathematics & Numeracy – During Term 1 we will be studying:


  • Place Value of numbers within 99,999- Reading and writing numbers, demonstrating the value of numbers, knowing the number before, after and between numbers.
  • Understand what a mixed number fraction is.
  • Quick recall of multiplication and division facts.
  • Written addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.


  • Calculating perimeter
  • Changing 12hr time to 24hr time.

Handling Data

  • Collect, organise and present data.

Shape and Space

  • 2D shape – sort, name, recognise and describe a range of 2D shapes
  • Recognise acute, obtuse and right angles.
  • Recognise and name different lines.

Mental Maths

  • Revision of components of 20
  • Doubles and halves within 50
  • Mental addition and subtraction of 2digit numbers.
  • Quick recall of multiplication and division facts.

World Around Us - September - October 2020

World Around Us (Topic Work) –

This term our topic is The Vikings.

Some of the activities we will be involved in are:

  • Find out where the Vikings came from.
  • Compare and contrast how Vikings lived then and how we do now.
  • Explore the role of men, women and children.
  • Research how Vikings travelled and design a Viking longboat.
  • Complete scientific investigations exploring why the Vikings left their homelands.
  • Identify reasons for raiding or settling.
  • Explore Viking alphabet and write messages using Runes.
  • Investigate Viking beliefs and Gods.

Using ICT

  • Express: Create an information sheet including picture and labels.
  • Exchange: Post comments about learning about Vikings on Google Classroom.
  • Exhibit: Save work using an appropriate file name.
  • Evaluate: Discuss ICT work with teacher. Talk about any improvements or changes that could have been made.
  • Explore: Carry out online research on Vikings.

Contact Details

Dungannon Primary School,
Circular Rd,
County Tyrone,
BT71 6BE

T: 028 8772 2250


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