Year 6 had a great week away, here are some photographs to show our different activities. More to follow…
On Monday during science we investigated the phases of the moon and represented these using Oreo cookies and Jaffa cakes. A delicious lesson.
Another exciting week in Class 4, how time flies! We are continuing to discover all things ‘Space’ and our Stars Wars writing is progressing nicely. We are really thinking about our vocabulary choices and sentence structure to try to engage our readers. In Art we are learning about an interesting artist, Peter Thorpe, who combines… Read more »
We have had a fantastic week with our guest astrophysicist – Mr Gwynn – talking all things space. The children have been learning about our sun and solar system, the James Webb telescope, stars and nebulae, black holes and how our sun works. They have asked some great questions and have experienced awe and wonder… Read more »
We have had an exciting start to this half term – our theme is ‘To the moon and back’. Presently, our English is focussing on Star Wars and we have written vivid descriptive pieces for the planet Dagobah, we intend to use this experience to improve our story writing skills and then we will be… Read more »
Another busy week for Class 4. In Art we studied another artist from North America – Mary Cassett- who was an early female impressionist. We have some artwork in her style to share.
Another exciting week in Class 4; we have started to write our own picture book and are in the process of publishing these. We look forward to sharing our results with Class 2 during a paired reading session. Art this week focussed on Jean-Michel Basquiat, we discussed his artwork and decided which painnting we would… Read more »
Another fun packed week! We have been continuing with our cricket and rugby lessons, playing a game of Kwik Cricket and French Cricket on Tuesday. Ask your children about their experience during P.E. sessions. We are enjoying our scientific investigations into irreversible changes and were amazed with the results when we added milk to vinegar…. Read more »
This week we have been continuing to find out about The Amazing Americas and have been writing a biography for Pocahontas, these will be displayed in our classroom when finished. Our art sessions have been focussing on North American artists, so far we have looked at John Singer Sargeant, who painted full length portraits, Ansel… Read more »
This week Class 4 have been out and about and had visitor in class. On Monday Reverend Alex came in to answer questions the children had prepared. Our ‘Big’ question this half term, in R.E., is ‘What difference does the resurrection make to Christians?’ and Reverend Alex visited to help us think about this. Our… Read more »