Year 6 Transition
Welcome to Ark Acton Academy!
All of our staff are so excited to have you join our school in September. We know that moving to secondary school is a big change from primary school and we want to make sure that you settle in as well as possible.
If you have any questions about secondary school, email email@example.com and we will post the answers within the week.
Watch the videos and meet our staff.
Click here to read messages of advice from Year 7 to Year 6.pdf
We look forward to meeting you all soon
Ark Acton Staff
Be Awesome, Go Big - Year 6 Transition Project
Be Awesome, Go Big is a package to help Year 6 students transition into Year 7. It is designed to be motivational, helpful and reassuring and to help young people feel valued, loved, encouraged and equipped for the journey ahead. A project from PiXL Club and Hachette Children’s Group.
The resources are based on bestselling children’s books You Are Awesome by Matthew Syed and Go Big: The secondary school survival guide by Matthew Burton.
For Year 6
Children should work through each interactive lesson, recording their answers in the accompanying workbook.Be-Awesome-Go-Big-Workbook.pdf
Click here to access interactive lessons.
Below link resources provide information, tips and questions to help you open up discussion with your child about the transition and help prepare them for starting secondary school.
Clikc here to access resources