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Frequently Asked Questions
What is covered in year 6 English?
Our year 6 English tutors will follow the NSW Curriculum a term ahead of school to help your child succeed in the classroom. There will be a core focus on creative writing, poetry, critical thinking, textual analysis, and key writing foundations to help students build their literacy skills, from essay writing to longer-form content.
How do I start studying English for year 6?
Students can commence their studies once they have successfully enrolled in the subject. They will complete a quiz or other task at the start and end of the lesson to demonstrate their understanding of concepts and practice in preparation for exams.
How many terms are in year 6 English?
There are four terms in English year 6, including:
- Term 1: Images and Imagination — Students will develop their visual literacy skills and closely examine how composers use images to convey meaning.
- Term 2: Poetry — Students explore poetic texts containing universal themes of love, death, morality and the relationship between the individual and society.
- Term 3: Changing Minds, Changing Behaviour — Students develop their critical thinking skills and investigate how media, such as advertisements, conveys a particular perspective.
- Term 4: Growing Up — Students will transition into complex analyses of prescribed high school texts. They will develop their reading comprehension skills, learn how to write about the meaning a text creates and add depth to their creative writing.
Each term includes nine weekly lessons and a weekly review quiz or summative assessment, plus an end-of-term exam to ensure students respond well to the relevant concepts for each term.
How much does English for year 6 cost?
Dymocks Tutoring in Australia offers small group or private year 6 English tutoring at $364.50 per term. You can save 10% with discounts, which makes the course highly affordable! It includes nine weekly lessons per term for 1.5 hours per lesson and access to one-on-one support. Our tutors — former students and professional teachers — are subject matter experts to help students reach their full potential.
Dymocks Tutoring offers a free trial to all students to determine if our year 6 English tutoring is well suited to their needs.