Monday, 24 September 2018

How we see

In Science we looked at parts of the eye and the path that light takes that allows us to see. Who's eyes are these in Willow?

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Continuing with our WWII imagery paintings

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Monday, 17 September 2018

What a fantastic day at the Tank Museum - Mr Preston's Group



















We had an excellent day at the Tank Museum.


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Friday, 14 September 2018

PSHE - Starting our reflection mirrors - What makes me an individual?

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Number and place value with playing cards - Juniper


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Number and place value with playing cards - Apple

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Thursday, 13 September 2018

Learning the Jive

As part of the WW2 topic the children are learning the Jive, we are so lucky that Caron Parry is able to teach them. At first, the idea of dancing with the opposite sex didn't go down well but by the end, even the boys were really enjoying it!


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Starting our 'mood' sunsets.....

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Wednesday, 12 September 2018

Juniper class learning some 1940s dance moves!


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Tuesday, 11 September 2018

Spelling 10.9.18


Spelling words. 10.9.18

This week we are asking you to learn vocabulary that links to our World War Two topic. Please learn these words for next week.

rationing
evacuee
evacuation
propaganda
bombing
invasion
Allies
shelter
soldier
billeting officer

Vocabulary challenge:  Blitzkrieg, Abhorrent, Dictator

Don’t forget that with your vocabulary words you are expected to be able to write them in a sentence to demonstrate that you understand the meaning of the words.

Friday, 7 September 2018

In English we are reading Goodnight Mister Tom by Michelle Magorian. We have loved the story so far and have produced some fantastic writing based on the characters.


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Wednesday, 5 September 2018

First PE Lesson

We had great fun this afternoon doing some team games that required plenty of great teamwork to shine through!

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Tuesday, 4 September 2018

Welcome to the new school year

Hey everyone! Welcome to the Y6 Blog for the new Apple and Juniper classes. We will do our best to update this as often as we can with examples of the children's learning so please keep popping back to see updates!

There will be a letter coming home soon about this first half term although there is lots of information in your child's new INSPIRED learning diary which we hope you have had time to look at - please read it and ensure your child brings it to school every day!

We have had a great two days already and look forward to a brilliant year with brilliant children.

Mr Preston, Miss Bendall and Mrs Frost

Brilliant Rugby Today

Year 6 were amazing today - developing their skills in Tag-Rugby!


Well done all - and don't forget your kit next week!






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Wednesday, 11 July 2018

Zuper zip wire

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