Year 6 Hockney

Name: David Hockney
Nationality: British
Born: 1937
Style: painter, draftsman, printmaker, stage designer, and photographer. 

Famous Pieces of Art: Hockney's 1972 work Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures) sold at auction and broke the world record for a living artist on 15 November 2018 when it sold for $90 million (£70 million) at Christie's auction house New York City.

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Reading Challenge

Please click the link to view the 40 recommended Reading Challenge books for Year 6.

Recommended Reading Books for Year 6

Common Exception Words

accommodate

criticise

immediate

recommend

accompany

curiosity

individual

relevant

according

definite

interfere

restaurant

aggressive

desperate

interrupt

rhyme

amateur

develop

language

rhythm

ancient

dictionary

leisure

sacrifice

apparent

disastrous

lightning

secretary

appreciate

embarrass

marvellous

shoulder

attached

environment

mischievous

signature

available

equipment

muscle

sincere

average

equipped

necessary

sincerely

awkward

especially

neighbour

soldier

bargain

exaggerate

nuisance

stomach

bruise

excellent

occupy

suggest

category

existence

occur

symbol

cemetery

explanation

opportunity

system

committee

familiar

parliament

temperature

communicate

foreign

persuade

thorough

community

forty

physical

twelfth

competition

frequently

privilege

variety

conscience

government

profession

vegetable

conscious

guarantee

programme

vehicle

controversy

harass

pronunciation

yacht

convenience

hindrance

queue

 

correspond

identity

recognise

 

 

Times table focus:  

In Year 6 the expectation is that children should revise all times tables and division facts up to 12x12.

 

Things to remember

  • We recommend that children read for a minimum of 20 minutes every day.

 

Dates:          

Monday 3rd June -  INSET Day (NO SCHOOL FOR CHILDREN)

Tuesday 4th  June - First day of term    

Thursday 13th  - June - School photographer in to take class photographs

Saturday 15th  June - Summer Fair

Monday 17th  June - Healthy Living Week

Wednesday 19th  June - Junior Citizen training day

Monday 24th  June - Residential Journey

Monday 24th  June - Last week for after school clubs except for clubs that run on a Monday, they will finish on Monday 8th  July

Thursday 4th July - (am) Sports Day at Chiswick School

Thursday 18th July - Year 6 Production

Tuesday 23rd  July - Last day of term 1.30pm finish   

 

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