Year 6 (Age 10–11)


What to expect in Year 6

What to expect in Year 6

Our guide to what to expect in Year 6, as children reach the end of primary school.
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Reading in Year 6

Reading in Year 6

The focus is now on making sure that children can respond to what they read.
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Key Stage 2 SATs

Key Stage 2 SATs

All you need to know about the end of Year 6 national tests.
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Maths in Year 6

Maths in Year 6

Find out what your child will learn in maths in Year 6.
Maths in Year 5 >

Handwriting in Year 6

Handwriting in Years 5 & 6

Children in Years 5 and 6 are taught to write legibly, fluently and quickly.
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Learning activities for children in Year 6

Year 6 activities

Fun maths and literacy activities for children aged 9–11
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Getting ready for secondary school

Starting secondary school

Find out how you can help your child prepare for secondary school.
Starting secondary school >


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