Year 6 NonNegotiables
Reading  
Comprehension and Understanding 

Prediction, Inference and deduction
Intonation and expression 

Intonation and Expression  Appreciate how a set of sentences has been arranged to create maximum effect. 
Grammatical Features  Recognise:

Research  Skims and scans to aid note taking. 
Writing  
Sentence and text structure 

Spelling  spell some words with ‘silent’ letters [for example, knight, psalm, solemn] 
Punctuation 

Paragraphing 

Handwriting  Legible, fluent and personal style. 
Maths  
Counting and ordering  Compare and order numbers to 1000000 
Tables and multiples  Identify common factors, common multiples and prime numbers 
Place value and rounding  Read any whole number to a required degree of accuracy 
Calculations (division/ multiplication)  Multiply: 4 digits by 2 digit
Divide: 4 digit by 2 digit 
Fractions and
Percentages 
Add and subtract fractions with different denominators and mixed numbers
Multiply simple pairs of proper fractions, writing the answer in simplest form Divide proper fractions by whole numbers Calculate percentage of a whole number 