In Spring term, year 5 have been looking at the Victorians, through their detective Sherlock Holmes stories, Topic Work and Design and Technology Victorian toys. Today, 5 Blue had the fantastic “Toys In School” company come in and help them make their own Victorian toys! Many thanks to both Catherine and Don, who put on […]
Class 5 Blue Blog 19-20Creating Stars for the Future
Hello 5 Blue, This week, in Maths we have been consolidating our learning on multiplication and division methods and we ended this unit by looking at multi-step word problems. I know some children may have found this as a challenge but let’s see if you can answer these questions independently on the blog to show […]
Key Stage 1/EYFS Class Certificate of Excellence Certificate of Recognition Citizen of the Week Nursery AM Murtaza Nursery PM Iqra S RR Neda Halima Minnah RW Kinza Aiza Ilyas RB Maya Hamida Muhammad B 1R Arfa Keaton Ammar 1W Nihal Aryan Madeeha 1B Hudayfa Haarun Nma 2R Noah Lusardo Aalya 2W Kirtan Sania Rayyana 2B […]
Today year 6 took part in their Sports Champions competition. It was a very close competition but 6 Blue found themselves in the final whilst 6 Red and 6 White competed in the semi-final. This saw 6 White become winners and they then faced 6 Blue in the final. 6 Blue came out on top […]
Your task today is to be able to write a paragraph about your likes and dislikes linked to sports and hobbies. Please use the word bank given to you in class to write clear sentences about these and always remember to give a reason as to why you like/dislike the sport or hobby. If you […]
The case of the Missing Teacher It was a dull, dreary morning at 21b Baker Street. I sat under the window, writing the report from our last case “A study in pink”, when a gentle rapping came from the door, like a whisper against the wood. “Please sir, I need your help.” Asked the girl […]
Broad Heath Weekly is where the children choose who deserves to be in the spotlight and explain their reasons why.
Hello 5 Blue, This week your additional reading task for homework is speed readers. I would like you to click on the link below. The password and username are below: Speed Readers Username: Broadheath1 Password: !Password Have a go at the 4 minute challenge reading task. You need to read the text within 4 minutes […]
The Broad Heath team had their first video conference today with our Florida link school. After a few technical problems, we had a great chat! What would you like us to find out about life in Florida? What questions would you like us to ask?
Today, we tested how long it takes for a paper helicopter to reach the ground. Answer the questions below:- What force are we trying to harness? How long did it take for your helicopter to reach the ground? How does the length of the wing/number or paper clip size affect the time it takes to fall? What […]
Year 5, I have set this week, a fictional story on Rising Stars. It is called The Fisherman and his Soul, please read it and answer the questions. Please comment and let me know how you got on. Happy reading. Mrs Habib
World Read Aloud Day is February 5, 2020! A 2015 study has found that children are exposed to a larger vocabulary from books which are read to them rather than from conversations with adults. This is because we tend to speak with the same 5000 most popular words. While books — even picture books — […]
This week in Year 5 we learnt lots of new vocabulary. The vocabulary we focused on was a variety of sports. I am going to add 2 videos to support your learning and revision until the next lesson as I appreciate that their were a lot of words to learn! The 1st video is the […]
Hi Year 5. To help you practise your Times Tables please try: https://www.timestables.co.uk/. There also some fun games to help you practise. Remember to also practise on TT Rockstars. Have fun learning and practising. leave a comment and let me know how well you did. Enjoy. Mrs Habib
Good afternoon parents, We will be releasing Reception, Years 1 and 2 children at 3;10 pm every day. They will not be receiving less teaching time, as there will not be an afternoon outdoor break as such. A 5 minute break will be introduced for children to go to the toilet etc We will also […]
As part of their Spring 1 English unit, 5 Blue have been looking at detective and crime stories. This week they had the opportunity to be the detectives in a murder mystery investigation! They had to read texts, interview each other using questions and use the evidence and clues to come to identify suspects. See […]
Hi guys and girls! I am just re-uploading the skills academy blog post because some children have said they cannot find it. Attached are the lyrics and instrumental below! Happy practising, looking forward to hearing your progression on Friday!
Mrs Hurt found the link below and thought it would be extremely helpful to share it with as many of our wonderful families as possible. Free nearly new baby items on Friday 10th January 2020 from 12.30-2.30pm at the Swan Centre (behind Norton House) on Bird Street, just behind the Coventry Refugee and Migrant Centre […]
As you already know we want to ensure ALL of the children at Broad Heath have the best possible start in life. We strive for our children to achieve academically but also be confident, sociable and healthy. Lunch is an important meal for children to provide energy and nutrients to keep them going throughout the afternoon. … The […]
Happy new year and welcome back to everyone at Broad Heath. This term, the reward for the winners of the brick wall will be . . . HOT CHOCOLATE AND MARSH MALLOWS (halal)! You can earn the bricks from your Teachers, Year Leaders, Pastoral Team, Office Staff and Leadership Team. Please make the most of […]
In Year 5 we began our new topic about sharing our likes and dislikes about sports and different hobbies. Some children shared these in Spanish. Watch the video and see what these children like or dislike doing. Which sports do you like and dislike? For Year 6 could you do the same activity about sharing […]
Hi Year 5. Welcome back to school. I have set a non-fiction text on Rising Stars. I would love to see everyone in Year 5 to complete this. Read the text, then use your super retrieval skills to answer the questions. […]
What country did you learn about this week? How are their traditions different from our own? Did you have a fun and exciting week?
Today was another special day, which began with Mrs Dahil inviting me to help deliver the boxes and gifts that our remarkable families had provided for those less fortunate than ourselves. Let me start at the beginning, it all started with Mr Mahmood posting a blog and the Reception children and very caring parents being […]
Once again the children and classes that worked most strongly as a team have won their reward. This term the prize was a film and lolly, with staff getting into the spirit and also providing popcorn!
Today we had our annual Christmas dinner. We had some very important guests visit the school and sit down to enjoy a lovely Christmas dinner. Thank you to all the staff who helped make this special event possible.