Well-being Wednesday 6Red

What an awesome day, 6Red. My favourite day with you guys so far. I hope you got as much out of it as I did.What was your favourite activity and why?Which BH values did you use today? As a year group, we went outside and played ‘Football Corners’. We learnt a new game and enjoyed […]

6 Red – A taste of Italy

Today, we have been developing our prior learning on Italy. We researched the Italian cultures, their significant cities, their food types and lots of other areas. The children worked in group to put their research together to create work which is on display in our classroom. The children created and wrote their own menu’s in […]

Year 6 present their non-chronological reports

Today, the children have been working on their presentation skills. They worked in groups to put together a presentation about The Cretaceous Period. This work will help them with the structure and flow of their writing tomorrow. We considered what would make a good presentation and the children worked hard to present following our criteria. […]

Dovedale overnight 12 children 3.10.22-4.10.22

The annual visit to Dovedale is taking place. The 12 children attending have been spoken to so this post is for you! Monday 3rd October 2022 – arrive in school as normalYou will leave school after lunch on the MondayTuesday 4th October 2022 – return home by 5pm.Collection Hanford Close What do we bring if […]

Year 5 / 6 Writing competition

Nature calls and we are looking for children to enter a writing competition. Every three months, we enter a new season. This competition would like you to write about a recent encounter you have had with nature – whether it’s kicking leaves in the park, finding a worm in the garden or watching a big […]

6Red create tightropes

Today, the children were tasked with making their own tightropes. There was a variety of materials available to them and the children had to select what they think would work best. All children were successful in creating a tightrope and character to balance on the rope. Some were successful in making their characters move. Well […]

Year 6 Dino Day! Monday 12th September

To kick start our English and Science learning this half term we have organised a ‘Dinosaur theme day’ for all children on Monday 12th September. Costume ideas(We would like you to apply the BH value of ‘Creativity’ to design and make a costume using recycled items) Homework– Due on Monday Everyone is expected to create […]

Year 6 information

Hello all and welcome back! The children have had a great first day – they’ve returned eager to learn and have produced some great work. Please look out for our blogs to showcase our learning later this week. Just a few reminders:– PE will be on a Tuesday and Thursday. Please come into school wearing […]

New Y6 Parents meeting – Slides attached

Thanks to those parents who attended today. Below is the powerpoint which we went through. The date for the next meeting is Tuesday 13th September 2022 at 2:30pm. In this meeting, we will go through some of the key events in more details. For the parents of the children currently in Year 5 and moving […]

Colonial Legacies Conference

This morning, some of our Year 5 and 6 children represent Broad Heath at a conference about Peace and Reconciliation. They listened to an address from the Lord Mayor and were fortunate enough to meet a representative from the United Nations. Both year groups had produced a piece of art which they were on display […]

Year 6 Expectations

We Will Gain  In preparation for Year 6, we would like your child to do the following:  English  Reading – Read often throughout the week and have opportunities to discuss an increasingly wide range of fiction, poetry, plays, non-fiction and reference books or textbook. Free e-books can be found on Oxford Owls: https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/ Learn your Y5/6 spellings […]

Welcome to 6 Red

Welcome to Year 6! Next year will be fantastic and we cannot wait to make memories with you guys and help you on your learning journey. YOUR TASK:What was your favourite part of the day?What are you looking forward to about Year 6?

Year 6 Expectations

We Will Gain  In preparation for Year 6, we would like your child to do the following:  English  Reading – Read often throughout the week and have opportunities to discuss an increasingly wide range of fiction, poetry, plays, non-fiction and reference books or textbook. Free e-books can be found on Oxford Owls: https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/ Learn your Y5/6 spellings […]

Year 6 Expectations

We Will Gain  In preparation for Year 6, we would like your child to do the following:  English  Reading – Read often throughout the week and have opportunities to discuss an increasingly wide range of fiction, poetry, plays, non-fiction and reference books or textbook. Free e-books can be found on Oxford Owls: https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/ Learn your Y5/6 spellings […]

Librarians visit to Waterstones

On Monday 20th June, in the afternoon, our school Librarians will be visiting Waterstones but up date our current Library stock. They will leave after lunch and be back before the end of the school day. Mrs Hurt and Mrs Shariff will accompany the children on this trip.

National Numeracy Day 6White

6 White had a wonderful morning. They were set a series of Maths challenges which they had to solve independently. Some proved harder than others but I was very impressed to see the resilience and teamwork which the children displayed. In addition to a great morning of Maths application, the children took part in a […]

Dol-y-Moch Thursday 28th

Today has been our last day of activities and what a blast we’ve had. The groups separated again but did the same thing. There was some scrambling on the rocks at the beach and kayaking on the lake. Again, they’ve all been challenged at times but the smiles and laughter from each of them have […]

Dol-y-Moch Wednesday 27th

Today has seen the children taking on a big challenge – climbing a mountain. The two activity groups worked separately today and they conquered different mountains. Both equally as challenging. At times we found it tricky but using teamwork and resilience, we kept going and reached the summit. The children are so proud of their […]

Dol-y-Moch Tuesday 26th

Today has been wonderful. Both groups of children visited the beach where they made their own rock pools and enjoyed an ice-cream, it has great weather for it. They also did some orienteering where they, without any adult support, had to read a map and find their way back to Plas Dol-y-Moch. Some found it […]

We have arrived

Hello parents. As expected, the signal is poor here. But just to let you know, we have arrived safely. The children are currently having their dinner and they’re delighted to be here after a long journey. We will update again tomorrow.

Dol-y-Moch Information – 22.4.22

22.4.22 Hi everyone. I have checked with weather for where we are going. As it stands, it will be overcast, with the temperature averaging around 15 degrees. I will be packing a combination of hoodies, t-shirts, long sleeve tops as well as shorts and sports trousers. Try to not over pack as you need to […]