What a fantastic, creative opportunity 6B have this week! For the first time in a few years, we welcome back the fiver challenge, as part of Entrepreneur Week! Children recieve £5 to spend in groups and they experience the process of learning how to run a business! Children are in charge of looking at set […]
CREATIVITY! IMAGINATION! TEAMWORK! – The three values that were on display today! What an awesome day the children have had! As part of a national campaign, Art Builders company challenged primary schools to create a global orchard from recycled materials! The children had to plan their tree type, decide how they were going to make […]
What an amazing day Year 6 have had at Combe Country Park! The sun was shining and it was the perfect atmosphere to explore amongst the nature and woods! The children took part in a challenge where they had to read a map in order to find number posts! They had to be resilient and […]
What an informative session today for Year Six! Today, we learnt about the Magistrates court. We looked at different types of crimes, courts and what you can be convicted for. Some children did some art from the perspective of the courtroom and had a go at the Coat of Arms logo. After we looked at […]
HAPPY JUBILEE DAY FROM 6 BLUE! We started the day with group photos with our special t-shirts on! We also played a game of guess who! How many teachers voices did you recognise?! It was brilliant to have our Jubilee glitter to hand and add those colours to our outfits for decoration! It was wonderful […]
A day filled with a range of challenging and creative, cross-curricular Maths activities! TTRS! We broke a Guinness World record! TTRS hosted a live stream on youtube for the most ”viewed” number roll! We took part and nationally we smashed the record with over 5000 schools taking part! Islamic Geometric Art: Maths links to a […]
This afternoon, Year 6 had the opportunity to paint their Mayan vessels using natural colours – red, white, and black. We painted in traditional Maya style, using tips of our fingers and match stick style tools to etch in patterns and detail. A precise yet creative activity! How did you find the painting process? If […]
Lovely meeting you all! I have attached the song instrumental and lyrics below! I look forward to hearing you practice!
Happy Birthday to Leyad! As he was turning 11, he bought in cakes and treats for the year 6 cohort! This was a brilliant way to end the day, especially as the children have been working so hard this week with their revision! I hope you enjoyed building another memory together before the end of […]
Read the review below of the “Avengers Endgame” film. “Avengers: Endgame” is the culmination of a decade of blockbuster filmmaking, the result of years of work from thousands of people. It is designed to be the most blockbuster of all the blockbusters, a movie with a dozen subplots colliding, and familiar faces from over 20 […]
6 Blue are unique in many different ways! We have different characteristics, personalities and appearances! Below is a gallery of us celebrating and complimenting our peers, a true value needed to promote kindness in the world! The BH value I represent is…. One thing I love about myself is….
What a fantastic experience! Y6 had the opportunity to try a new sport today, through skateboarding! We learnt about the different parts of the board and focused on our riding technique! Once we were comfortable jumping on and off, with both feet, we were able to to begin riding! What was your favourite part of […]
As part of our measurement (Area, Perimeter and Volume), we classified and categorised 3D shapes based on their properties. We created a double page spread about our facts! Challenge: What is the difference between a hedron and prism? Do any 3D shapes share any similarities?
Hello Year 6 Citizens! As we approach SATS your Reading, Maths and SPaG homework will now be on three separate blogs to revise and complete practice questions. This is your Maths homework blog. I have attached the other the blogs below: Maths Reading SPaG Expectations: Use your homework book to make revision notes and complete […]
Hello Year 6 Citizens! As we approach SATS your Reading, Maths and SPaG homework will now be on three separate blogs to revise and complete practice questions. This is your SPaG homework blog. I have attached the other the blogs below: Maths Reading SPaG Expectations: Use your homework book to make revision notes and complete the […]
Hello Year 6 Citizens! As we approach SATS your Reading, Maths and SPaG homework will now be on three separate blogs to revise and complete practice questions. This is your Reading homework blog. I have attached the other the blogs below: Maths Reading SPaG Expectations: Use your homework book to make revision notes and complete the […]
Quality weather = quality wellbeing! A fantastic wellbeing day today in Year 6; a lovely way to celebrate all the hard work the children have been doing across Spring 2! We started the day by adding onto our lovely bread making skills, by making focaccia. How is Focaccia similar and different to Irish Soda bread? […]
Year 6 we need your help, could you help us to solve the following measuring problems? What are metric measures? What unit of measure is best to measure liquids? Liquid challenge Are centimetres the best way to measure the length of objects? Length challenge What is the difference between grams and kilograms? Weight challenge
Today in computing, 6B were investigating satellite navigation. We used orientation, drone shots of maps to figure out directions for the school. We then switched groups and children had to become ’Sat-Nav’s’ figuring out other groups directions. We used: A compass, trundle wheels and a birds-eye view map of the school! challenge: What is triangulation? […]
Wow! Fantastic outfits and effort in 6B! From fantasy, to fairy tales and animations, the children made a brilliant effort dressing up as their character favourites! World Book Day Song! We were inspired by MC Grammar’s WBD hit and used our confidence and imagination to learn song lyrics! Using our bodies, we learnt key words […]
Hi Year 6! Below is your Maths challenge for Spring 2! As you learn more about Algebra this term, this will help you to solve the problems below. Give them ago and remember your values of resilience and knowledge! Bronze Challenge: Silver Challenge: Gold Challenge: Find the value of each letter using substitution.
Monday: What a start to the week! Today, we began exploring the term ‘animation’ and looking at different types, such as GIFs, Cartoons, CGI and stop-motion. We then made the link with internet safety by looking at the pros and cons to having a mobile phone as Year 6 pupils. Our aim for today was […]
What a fantastic opportunity we were able to take part in today! Famous Children’s Author, Chris Allton came to Broad Heath today and shared his awesome collection of stories with our Year 6 pupils! We were able to learn about his journey as an Author, his inspirations and take part in a Q&A! Chris’ book […]
Our Design and Technology project week has been about repurposing materials in order to meet the criteria of a design brief. The Design Brief: “Repurpose an item of clothing to create a basketball shirt for Team Coventry to wear at the International Children’s Games”. We started our task by unpicking the brief and answering some key […]
Homework is due on Wednesday or before. All online homework must be completed and homework books returned to school. This week are your practice SATS tests. I have attached the dates for them below. Start revising, reading and going through your CGP books focusing on everything we have covered so far this year. Monday 31st […]
This term, the children have been studying fiction texts based on the novel, Journey to the Centre of The Earth! (Science-Fiction / Fantasy) The work that has been produced has been of high quality; these include double page spreads, character profiles based on inferences and emotions, setting descriptions based on our five senses, followed by […]
Spring 1 – Week 1 Overview This Week’s Homework Grid Homework Activities Setting Description for Journey to the Centre of the Earth 6W – please complete your checklist 6 Red Jemisons(2 tasks from each section via Education City) Mathletics – Fractions(4 tasks set on Mathletics). SPAG.com Reading journal and challenges completed Week 2 Spellings – […]
To celebrate the end of our Topic unit for this term, Year 6 dressed up as a representation from The Plague during the Medieval Times. The children have been learning about the effects of the plague, how it impacted society on a global scale and have even made links to the COVID-19 pandemic. Have a […]
Over the last two weeks, as part of their English unit, 6B have been learning about Sonnets and have tried very hard to create their very own seasonal poem! We used the cold, blistering weather as a stimulus to develop our winter vocabulary and phrases linking to our five senses. Today, using emphasis, expression, gesticulation, […]
Today 6B have been continuing their Science Unit ‘Arty’s Broken Heart!’. The children have been learning about the human heart and how it works around their body, as a circulatory system! 6B had the opportunity to see a lamb heart dissection today! Have a look below! Please answer the following questions: How does the blood […]