Don’t stop believing in the style of 6 Red

Well, what can we say….wow! This week has been great! Your effort and enthusiasm has been exemplary and the quality of work and fun has been amazing. You have all gained this week and you should use these skills and experience to take with you to tackle any challenges. So proud! Enjoy the fantastic video!

80s dress up in Year 6

Next Wednesday (13th February), we will have the opportunity to dress up in the style and fashion from the 1980s. If you are struggling to find things for this day, please talk to your class adult on Monday and we can help you. It would be great if everyone would dress up for this day! […]

The Greatest Showman

As part of our learning in music week, we will be watching The Greatest Showman this Friday. This is a great film that showcases and celebrates diversity and tolerance – a great way to promote British Values within the Broad Heath School and the community. Any questions, please speak to your class teacher.

Write it competition – Year 5 & 6

Dear all, There is a fantastic opportunity open to Year 5 and 6 children. The prizes are amazing! Please read below to find out how you can enter. your first draft can be checked by your teacher so we can give you a few tips on how to improve. Good luck and let us know […]

Music week – Which song will you choose?

As part of our learning in music week, we would like you to work in small groups and choose one of the 80s songs from below. We would like you to sing part of the song for approximately 20 seconds. This will be added to our class video blog at the end of the week. […]

Designing Bridges

Please use the above PDF to support your work designing and building bridges. Think carefully about how you can strengthen each joint. Remember the aim is for your bridge to carry the most weight. Good luck.

Speed Readers

Remember that you can use this great resource at home too! We have used this resource for a while now but please use it at home too! Here is the link and password if you have forgotten what it is. UN: Broadheath1 Password: !Password This can and should be used as part of you reading […]

Young writers in Year 6

Well done to these children! These children put a lot of effort in entering the Young Writers competition – well done! Because the quality was high, they got chosen and got published in an actual book! Very proud!

6 Red Jungle Book description

For the past several weeks, we have been looking at descriptive writing in English. Using The Jungle Book as a stimulus, we wrote descriptive sentences about the jungle. Have a look and see what you think. Can you write down any strong examples of description about the setting or any of the animals? This can […]

6 Red Afghanistan

This week has been an amazing experience! We have learnt lots of things about Afghanistan. Some of the areas of learning included: Afghan cooking Sport in Afghanistan Afghanistan culture History in Afghanistan Learning to speak to Dari and Pashtu Geographical features of Afghanistan and much more! What did you enjoy in the week? What did […]

Young writers in Year 6

These children have done extremely well in their writing this term. These children entered a competition and were chosen to be published in a book with other entries across England. Well done! Very proud.

Being healthy in Year 6

In our last week of term, we will be carrying out a range of activities to help us to become healthier.  Everyday in our classes, we will be having a competition. In the morning and in the afternoon, you will have 2 minutes to do as many star jumps (this can be something else if […]

Problem solving in 5 Red

Today in 5 Red, we have been looking at solving problems in maths. These problems were challenging and made us think about the learning we have used this term.  We used the RUCSAC method to help us solve these problems. 

Alma – Descriptive writing

This week, we have looked at descriptive writing and how to make our writing interesting and imaginative to the audience. We created our own figurative phrases to use to describe the opening scene of a short animation, Alma.  We experimented with adjectives and adverbs to see how it changed the style and impact for the […]

Dealing with difficult situations

This week, we will be looking at how to resolve a range of tricky situations. Please write down how you will deal with the following issues: You have forgot your homework. What do you do? Someone on your table is upsetting another child. What do you do? You are put in a group that you […]

Building dens in Reception White

Today, children have been looking at how dens are built. We looked at a range of materials that is needed for this.  Some of the materials we used were: fabric, paper, card, leaves, twigs and cardboard. We had to make the den dark inside so no light could get through. Using the following words helped […]

Rising stars – Year 6

Dear all, This is the link to access the reading homework on Rising Stars. One reading activity must be done by every child in year 6 every week.  Any problems, please let your adults know.

Literary figures in 6 Red

This week, we have centred our learning around the author and poet, Benjamin Zephaniah.  We did a range of learning that included: Reciting poetry Writing poems in the style of Benjamin Zephaniah Learning about his life and challenges that he has faced Used and learnt a range of geographical information based on Jamaica Data analysis […]

Art week in 6 Red

This week, we have been studying the artist Cheri Samba and learning about Egyptian art. We learnt a range of sketching skils, clay modelling skills and turning our portraits into 3D pieces of art. In addition to this, we learnt about Cheri Samba’s artwork and his life. What did you learn and enjoy during this […]

Reports on The Black Death

As part of our learning, we have been learning about The Black Death. Using this information, we created a short news report. Please write down the key features of a news report. Also, how would you improve your news reports?

Kind hands and feet in Reception Blue

As part of our SEAL lessons, children learnt about how we should behave in and out school. We talked about using kind hands and feet and shared different examples.  We used the outdoor area and showed each other what kind hands and feet means at school. How else can we use our hands and feet […]

6 Red descriptive writing

For our mystery writing, we learnt to use a range of descriptive language. For example: – Subordinating conjunctions as openers – Fronted adverbials – Figurative language – Adjectival phrases Here is some of our work. What do you think? What have you learnt?

Word classes in 4 Blue

We did some work on word classes this week in year 4. Please watch the video to remind yourselves of what we have learnt. I would like you to do the following:  1 – Give definitions for nouns, adjectives, verbs and adverbs. 2 – Give examples. 3 – Write sentences using some of your own […]

More great handwriting in 4 Blue!

Well done to Jay, Yumna, Riqbah and Aman who achieved their pen licence today! This week you have worked really hard to develop your handwriting! Very proud! I am sure there will be several others who will achieve this feat soon! Keep working hard everyone! 

School councillors 2018 – 2019

Here are our new school councillors. Well done to everyone who were chosen for this great and exciting role for this academic year. This role is an important role as a councillor is the representative of classes across the school and helps to develop our school further. After our first meeting today, I am sure […]