This week in Topic, Year 6 have been learning about Avalanches and what causes them. The children had fun watching a video and then researching about them. Some of the children created a video showcasing what they learned. They made it funny. Enjoy. What are the four factors that cause an avalanche? Can you cause […]
Reading is one of the key focuses in Year 6, so I have decided to set you a challenge. As you saw this week, in the reading corner I put up a selection of 100 books especially picked for you to read. Your challenge is to read as many of these books by the summer […]
In Year 6 this half term the children will learning about ‘The Nature Library’ where they will be investigating the affect of fertilisers and how they affect the growth of plants. The children carried out an experiment where they planted radish seeds with a Fertiliser and without. They worked in groups and came up with […]
Year 6’s annual trip to Dovedale was another success. It was a cold day but a fantastic day. Some children went a day in advance and had the opportunity to stay over and experience the beauty of the countryside. The children were super ambassadors and made sure were polite and respected the general public. A […]
What a superb start to the new academic year. Your learning has been brilliant and this has been shown through your work and your attitude to learn more. Some of the homework you have produced has been of excellent quality and we can see a lot of thought has gone into it. We are […]
Hi Year 6. Just a quick reminder for you all. Please complete the end of term Reading and Maths challenges. Don’t forget.
Well come to 6 White’s Reading corner. The children are excited to use it and develop their love for reading. Come and have a look and see how the children will use this environment to help them become confident readers. How will the questions help you with your reading?
As part of Topic, Year 6 has been learning about the deadly disease The Black Death. The disease that took the lives of many and the cures the people used to get rid of it. Year 6 had fun learning about them and creating some. It was brilliant to see the children’s reaction when Miss […]
Welcome back to a new academic year. Year 6 started the term with Art Week by looking at the word Resilience. They have learned and understood how the word is used in everyday life and how it affects them. They created some fabulous pieces of art using the word. They had the opportunity to listen […]
As part of Art Week Year 6 had the opportunity to visit The Herbert Art Gallery and visit Coventry Cathedral. They had the opportunity to see an artist called Julia Snowdin and listen to her story of how she became an artist and what it takes to be resilience. Alongside this they took time to […]
Well what can we say here at Year 5 except that it has been an amazing year teaching you all. We have had a great time teaching you and learning from you and we hope it’s been the same for you. What a brilliant end to the term where we hope you will continue to […]
Wow, what a wonderful day it’s been meeting our new Year 6’s. The weather was beautiful and our new Year 6’s didn’t disappoint us. Take a look at what we did during transition day. We had fun and we are looking forward to September, working together and ‘making our mark’ What did you think of […]
Today in Science Year 5 looked at different liquids and their density. The liquids they experimented with were: oil, syrup, washing up liquid and water. They made a prediction and then poured each liquid separately in a beaker. Take a look at what happened. What was your conclusion? What did you find out? Was your […]
This term in Literacy we have been learning about Macbeth by Shakespeare. Zara has enjoyed this unit and for homework she decided to create a scene from the book. The scene is where the three witches are plotting against Macbeth. Well done Zara we are really proud of you.
Hi Year 5, Here is your portfolio page for this term. You have had a fun term learning and rehearsing Macbeth. Have a look at your achievements this term and leave a comment about the highlights. Have a lovely break and see you in the final term. Ms Janjua, Mrs Sharma & Mrs Habib
During the Easter holidays we set some holiday homework for the children to write an adventure story. We are proud to say the work Safa produced was fabulous. She wrote her own story, consisting of 6 chapters, about five friends who go on an adventure and face many challenges. The story is well thought through […]
In Year 5 we are starting the term by reading and learning about the story Macbeth by William Shakespeare. We have started rehearsals and the children are loving it. Over the next few weeks we will be putting up blogs for you to see our work in progress. Take look at our first set of […]
This term I have had the opportunity to work with some very talented Year 4 children – Reading Gladiators. The club was set up every Monday after school. The first book they read was called ‘Word of Mouse’. The children had fun reading it and the work they produced was fantastic. I have enjoyed working […]
Today 5 Blue got the opportunity to learn about first aid. They learned how to help and save a life. There was some great team work and questioning. Simon was very impressed with some of answers the children gave. Well done for representing Broad Heath. What did you learn? What is the number to call […]
Some children from 5 Blue acted out a part from The Hobbit where Bilbo is asked to go on an adventure with Gandalf and the hobbits. On their adventure they meet monsters, trolls and the dragon. They fight the dragon and reclaim the gold. Well done all of you. What did you enjoy about 5is […]
Hi Year 5, Here are your portfolio pages for this term. We hope you have had fun learning and enjoyed this term. Take a look at your learning and please leave a comment. What have you enjoyed about this term? Have you had fun? What would you like to learn? Have a lovely safe break […]
This week has been Project Week and it has been about shape. The children have enjoyed learning about shape and also learning about inspirational maths. They have solved some difficult problems and persevered to find the answers. They enjoyed working out the clues to find their treasure. A fun week full of learning and solving […]
Project Week this week has been about Shape. Some children investigated different shapes of buildings and what makes them resistant to an earthquake. Then they developed their own using different materials. Well done.
Year 5 have been learning about music in the 1970’s. They have been learning about different rhythms and melodies which made a lot so songs famous during this era. 5 Blue chose the song YMCA by an American band called The Village People. They had fun learning the song and putting actions to it. They […]
This term 5 Blues’s Sole Project was all about researching about The Village People. They were looking at the 1970’s and each class were given a song from this era. 5 Blues song was called YMCA by The Village People. Welldone
Hi Year 5 What a busy term it has been. You have all worked extremely hard, learning new skills and grasping multiplication which some of you found difficult. Have a look at your learning. Tell us what you enjoyed and what you did not enjoy? How can we improve? What would you like to learn? […]
In DT the children have been looking at making their own Victorian Moving Toys without using electricity. They first understood the concept of how these toys moved during this period. Then they designed their toys and made a list of the equipment needed. Finally they made their toys which they found tricky but persevered. They […]
Well I kept to my promise 5 Blue. Hereis your Oliver Twist display. I was really impressed with the quality of your writing and drawings. Well done. I hope you like it? What do you think? Did you enjoy reading the story of Oliver Twist? What was the best part of the story? What was […]
Year 5 had the opportunity to visit the Black Country Museum yesterday. They visited through the museum learning about Victorian Britain. Despite it being very cold they had a lovely time learning and understanding how Britain was during the Victorian times. Have a look. Did you enjoy the trip and why? What did you learn. […]
Hi Year 5, This week we have been learning about multiplication. Some of you have found this tricky. To consolidate your learning I am setting you a few sums to do. Please have a go in you homework book or on a piece of paper. I want to see the working out so I know […]