Year 6 – Riley

Name: Bridget Riley
Nationality: British
Born: 1931
Style: She English painter. She is one of the best known names in op art, an art movement which uses optical illusions, wavy lines and black and white.

Famous Pieces of Art: 

Although best known for black and white paintings, Riley also uses colour. She has always been interested in the effects of colour and contrast in her work.Some of her most well-known works include Movement in SquaresDiagonal Curveand Cataract 3. Her work Red Movement contains several colours, but has no red in it.  She has painted several temporary murals for art museums, including the National Gallery and Tate Gallery. In 2014 she created a permanent 56 metre long mural for St. Mary’s Hospital in London.

 

Year 6

 

Year 6 Homework

 

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

 

 

Maths

Times tables challenge practise

 

Dates for your diary

18/10/19       2.30pm Celebration of Learning Event, parents welcome

18/10/19       International Food Festival (see PTA section for more details)

21-25/10/19  Half term – no school

30/10/19       9am Year 3 Diwali Festival Assembly, parents welcome

01/11/19       Year 5 Friday Fun 3.30pm – 4.30pm (see PTA section for more details)

05/11/19       9am Year 2 Guy Fawkes Festival Assembly, parents welcome

25/11/19       Inset Day – no school for children

13/12/19       Christmas Jumper Day (details to follow)

13/12/19       2.30pm Celebration of Learning Event, parents welcome

17/12/19       9am Early Years Christmas Sing-along, parents welcome

18/12/19       9am KS1 Christmas Show, parents welcome

19/12/19       9am KS2 Carol Concert, parents welcome

19/12/19       Break for Christmas Holidays

06/01/20       Return to school

17-21/02/20  Half term- no school

08/05/20       May Day Bank Holiday – no school

25-29/05/20  Half term – no school

17/07/20       Last day of term

© Copyright 2017–2019 The William Hogarth School