Harpur Hill Primary School

Trent Avenue, Buxton, Derbyshire SK17 9LP

01298 23261



Welcome to the Year 5 & 6 Learning Area

The class teachers are Mrs A Nuttall, Mr J White and Miss F Andrew. 

Here you will find useful and important information that is relevant to your child's learning throughout the year such as their 'learning journeys', end of year expectations and spellings etc. There will also be letters that are just for Year 5 & 6  parents and children.  


Learning Journeys:‚Äč

1st Half Term

 2nd Half Term


Why should rainforests be important to us all?

Why should gunpowder, treason and plot never be forgotten?




Why is the Earth so extreme?

Can you survive like Bear Grylls?




Were the Vikings always victorious and vicious?

 What is special
 about Russia? 


End of Year Expectations (reading, writing and mathematics):

Year 5 & 6 expectations 


 Year 5 & 6 - Glossary of words used in spelling, grammar and punctuation


Year 5  Year 6

Y5 Summer 2

Y6 Summer 2


Useful SATS revision sites:

     Year 6 presentation

Useful KS2 SATS information for parents and carers

BBC Bitesize maths

BBC Bitesize English

Maths is Fun (particularly useful for number and calculations)

Year 5 and 6

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