History Week in 6B!

A lovely way to start the middle of the week. Our history week is centred on the Edo Period in Japan, between 1600-1890! During this time, Katsushika Hokusai used her wonderful artistic skills to draw and depict life during Edo times – which is now known as Tokyo, in modern society! THE GREAT WAVE – […]

Reading Gladiators

Hi reading gladiator Here is your new book for Summer 2. I know some of you have already had a quick look at this but now we will be going into more depth. Over the holiday I would like you to read the novel as far as you can and please complete the tasks below […]

Year 6 Summer 1 Portfolio

Wow ! What a term. This half term started as a fun rollercoaster with non-stop learning and revising. You all gave 100% and showed great determined to succeed in your SATS tests. We are all super proud of you for such positivity and commitment to your studies. Share the portfolio with your friends and family […]

PSHE: British Rights

Today in PSHE we looked and discussed British rights. We linked this to this half terms topic (The Holocaust) and compared the rights of a Jewish child during the holocaust with ourselves as British citizens. The video below shows what British rights we have today.

Year 6 Portfolio

Well time is flying by fast, another half term completed. Progress has been made by everyone as we compare recent Sat’s practice paper results. Well done! Take a look back at your learning and share your successes and love of learning with your family and friends.

Reading Gladiators

First of all, well done to all of you for the work you have been putting into your reading. I would like you to answer a few questions about the book ”A STORY LIKE THE WIND” 1 Do you think the end of the White Stallion story is sad or optimistic? Explain why you think […]

Reading Gladiators

You have all completed so great work around the book ”The thing about Jellyfish” You all wrote a short extract which could be added into the story and you were tasked to read it out loud using expression and intonations. Have a listen to your work below. Our new book is ”A Story Like The […]

The Maya Civilisation – 6 Blue

Our new Topic this half term is The Maya Civilisation.We created and visited a museum made up from secondary sources. This consisted of pictures, artefacts and a virtual reality experience. The Maya had many different cities and areas within their civilisation, throughout Central America. We located these cities on a map and used a 4 […]

Year 6- Reading Gladiators

In our Reading Gladiator’s group we have read several books, all of which have been written about WW1 or set in WWII. Our first book was called The children of the King. This was centred around evacuees. Some great inference and predictions were discussed throughout this book. Pax was our next book. This was a […]

Year 6 Portfolios-Autumn 2-2021

Wow! Another super half term of gaining. You have all worked really hard and challenged yourselves. You have impressed all of us with your determination, dedication and creativity. You have gained so much in all subjects so you should be proud of yourselves. Take a look at these portfolios which showcase your super learning and […]

6 White- Ode to Food Poems

Our new learning for the next two weeks is poems. We looked at lots of different poems such as : shape poem, sonnet, acrostic poem, ode’s, limericks, diamond poems and haiku’s. We created our own ‘ode to food poems” Can you spot the rhyming scheme?

6 White- Working in a Winter Wonderland

Everyone woke up this morning to a blanket of snow covering the ground. Today in English we started a new writing unit: Winter Sonnets. So we took this great opportunity to go outside in this perfect winter weather to inspire us in our writing. What new vocabulary have you used today?Write your best figurative language […]

Pictorial Strategies for multiplication

Todays learning objective was to use pictorial strategies and the formal written method to solve problems. After a times table warm up we stuck a place value grid to the tables and used counters to represent a number. Depending on what we were multiplying by duplicate counters were added. To find the answer counters were […]

Arty’s Broken Heart – Lesson 1

This week we have been introduced to Arty – a heart who does not know his purpose nor understand his job. We have been tasked by the doctors over at the Heart Emporium to discover what Arty’s role is. Turns out he is pretty important within our cardiovascular system! We took to the MUGA to […]

Boom! Boom! Pow!

How lucky are we to have a special Street Dance Pro, here working with us at Broad Heath! Today we have our first introduction into Street Dance! This is what we have learnt: What Broad Heath values have you used today?Have you enjoyed the session and how have you gained?

6 White’s Reading Jungle

Welcome to 6 White’s new reading jungle. “Conquer the vipers”Our display includes all the viper challenges so you can understand your text deeper. Questions you should be asking yourself while reading to give you a better understanding and giving you the opportunity to display and share your thoughts and new vocabulary. Images of the 100 […]

6 White-Marvellous Homework

Well done 6 White. It is so lovely to see you all working really hard to complete your homework. This week many of you completed the WOW homework which was to create a model of a mountain. We had mountains made of a variety of different medias from paper, card, clay, stones and even cake. […]

6 White’s Scientists Extracts Strawberry DNA

Our first science lesson was to learn about inheritance. We discussed the definitions of the words inheritance, characteristics and variation. We have learnt that inheritance refers to the genes that are passed on from parents and off spring. When we refer to inherited characteristics we tend to focus on physical characteristics as these are easy […]

6W’s Week of Inspirational Maths!

Lesson 1 For our first day of inspirational maths week, we are looking at 3 D shapes. We worked together in groups of four to build shapes following the rules set out. we used mathematical language and vocabulary to discuss each of the shapes we made. What can you tell me about the shapes that […]

6 White- Mindset Day 2

Session 1 What is confidence? Session 2This session was all about self-esteem, goals and objectives. We created certificates to celebrate Our own achievements and focus on how we can create momentum with our confidence. Session 3 What is an affirmation? We created our own affirmations as a group and filmed this. We used this to […]

6 White- Mindset Day 1

We were visited today by Jenna, who will be working with us over a period of 4 days, to help us understand Mindset. It is important to recognise what our own beliefs are about our own potential. If we have a ceiling on what we believe we can achieve… are they the truth, or is […]

Quiz and crosswords- Year 6

Good morning everyone Unfortunately today we have been met with the start of remote learning again. This will not stop you from gaining and showing what super stars you all are. Try your best and preserve to be the best version of yourselves. This week I have decided to post some crosswords and a general […]

Prince Philip Day- 6 White

Today we reflected on the life of Prince Philip (The Duke of Edinburgh). We researched his achievements, accomplishments and most of all The Duke of Edinburgh awards which were set up to give young people life skills and opportunities. We started the day by making a British delicacy, cupcakes, traditional eaten with afternoon tea. We […]