Welcome Back

Welcome back Year 6, especially the Dol-Y-Moch crew who have been away.Firstly, you have all shown perseverance, dedication and resilience during SATS revision last week. It’s been great to see many of you taking initiative and responsibility for your own learning. Only three more school revision days. Give it all you have got, do your […]

Thank you 6 Red!

What can I say! I am so amazed by generosity and kindness of 6 Red children. What a lovely bunch of children, who made Mrs Ahmed’s birthday special. From making cards to baking cake. So many chocolates, presents and flowers. Special thanks to the parents for their love, supporting their children and to go above […]

Computing in 6 Red

Today, in our computing lesson we learnt about what is a SAT nav and how it works. We also explored triangulation and how it works. There are 3 satellites using triangulation to pinpoint the position of the individuals device.Β  The satellites are only capable of knowing how far away the device is from the satellite […]

9 time table tips and tricks!

There are still a few children who are not confidnetally recalling their nine times table! Here is a simple trick that will help you all. Using this video, practise your 9 times table for 10 minutes each day, next week we will have a pop quiz and develop your rapid recall!

This Week in 6 Red

We have had a wonderful week in 6 Red. In maths, we used our knowledge of BIDMAS to calculate fractions using four operations. In English, we described two settings and planned a dairy entry written from the perspective of an adult. In Geography, we learnt what an earthquake is and why they occur. In Science, […]

6 Red’s Autumn2 Highlights

Brick Wall Winners Super Spellers Well done Arina, Umar, Afsana, Laura, Aayan M, Ayaan S,Sabah and Harroop for scoring 10 out of 10 through out the term. Arithmetic Well done to Arina, Abdullah Ab, Abdullah An, Umar, Ravi, Afsana, Ayaan S and Ridwan for scoring more than 26 out of 30 through out the term. […]

Marvellous Maths Games

Hello 6 R below are games and challenges, to help you consolidate your knowledge of multiples, factors and prime numbers. Click on the links to play games. Prime Numbers games https://www.transum.org/Maths/Game/Primes/Pick.asp https://www.mathnook.com/math/math-boxing-prime-composite.html Factors https://www.tinytap.com/activities/g2j9o/play/factors-and-multiples https://www.nctm.org/Classroom-Resources/Illuminations/Interactives/Factor-Game/ Multiples https://www.turtlediary.com/game/finding-factors.html https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/multiples-and-factors Challenge 1 Challenge 2

Newsround- Purpose and Audience

In our English lesson we explored different news reports and identified the variety of purposes and audiences each news report has. Click on the links below to watch news reports. https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/news/watch_newsround https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/43245617 What type of news is this? What is the purpose of this news report? Who is the targeted audience for this news report? […]

G7 Gallery Blog

What a week of exciting learning! I was very impressed to see everyone eager to gain, all the children produced excellent work and chose their best piece to present below. Bronze: What is the purpose of G7 and how do they help the world? Silver: What is Japan’s role in G7 and creating a more […]

Fabulous 6 Red

This week children created Mountains, which was their WOW homework, using different media. Also, there has been some good quality written homework about extinct animals. Well done everyone! Super spellers of this week! Marvellous Mathematicians scoring high scores in arithmetic test.

6 Red -Geography – Formation of Mountains.

Today we learnt about the formation of different types of Mountains. We located different types of Mountains around the world and plotted their locations on to a World Map. Click the link below, to take part in the quiz. https://www.dkfindout.com/uk/quiz/earth/take-mountains-quiz/ How are mountains formed? Are there any continents/countries that do not have any types of […]

6 Red’s Geography

This half term in Geography we are learning about Mountains, in preparation for our trip to Dovedale. Today in our first lesson we explored different terrains and landscapes. We started the day exploring our surrounding terrain and mini hills. Bronze: Who can tell me how a mountain is different to a hill? Silver: Research the […]

6 Red exploring themes

Over the past two days we watched ’ The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas’. We created a double page spread exploring themes within the story. We used images and extracts from the book and film to identify themes and compare these to our lives. How does the value of ‘individuality’ allow you to have a […]

6 R Mindset Day 4

On our fourth mindset day we explored multiple career paths for the future. We identified our own strengths and how they match with potential careers . We used our creativity for a new business venture and developed our presentation and pitching skills. Watch video below showcasing our learning.

6 Red- Mindset Day 3

Today, 6 Red continued with their mindset workshop and focused on Social Media and Self Care. Firstly, we looked at different aspects of social media. Moving on, in depth we discussed the quote ” We are comparing our behind the scenes to someone else’s highlight’s reel!” We learnt that the only comparison that matters is […]

6 Red Mindset Day 2

Today, we focused on confidence and how to keep our positive momentum going on. We created certificates to celebrate our achievements. We wrote our affirmations and learnt the key to affirmations is to combine affirmations with actions. Please share three achievements you have achieved in last two days. Share your act of kindness for the […]