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Spring 1 Awards – 2020

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 […]

Year 6 Sports Champions – Boccia

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 […]

Push and pull factors

During our Topic lesson in Year 5, we have been looking at push and pull factors. A push factor is a factor that helps people decide to leave their homes. A pull factor is a factor that attracts people to a new area. Children worked in groups using role play to demonstrate push and pull […]

Que te gusta hacer? Por que?

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 […]

Sherlock Holmes Story

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 […]

Wednesday 5th February 2020 – Read Aloud Day

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 — […]

Division – 4 digits by 1 digit numbers

5 White have been looking at how to divide 4 digit numbers by 1 digit numbers. Counters were used to divide into equal groups. We used the short division method, also known as the bus stop method. Divisor – The number on the outside that we are dividing by. Dividend – The number that goes […]

¿Que deporte te gusta?

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 […]

Practise your Times Tables!

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  

Finishing Times

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 […]

Please spread the word!

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 […]

Even Healthier Packed Lunches!

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 […]

Brick Wall Prize Spring 1 2020

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 […]

Me gusta y no me gusta…

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 […]

The Victorians

As part of our Topic work this term, we will be looking at The Victorians. We have understood important changes to happen in Victorian Britain, using research and comparison skills to help us with this. The children created a timeline based on events in Victorian Britain.

Year 5 Non Fiction Comprehension – Sunfish

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.                             […]

Remarkable Reception!

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 […]

5 White’s Celebrations around the world week!

What a great week we’ve had 5 White! I’ve learnt so much about Christmas that I didn’t know before, and the different traditions around Christmas in Germany were fascinating to find out about! What did you enjoy learning about this week? What progress did you make? Which skills did you develop? Explain below, and enjoy […]

Grimms fairy tales

5 White have been finding out information about the Grimms fairy tales. They worked in groups to create a presentation to present based on their online research about the fairy tales and the origins. Well done for all of your hard work this term 5 White! :)