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Fraction fanatics!

This week we have been learning all about fractions, percentages and decimals! We have learnt how to convert between different forms Andre have learnt how to problem solve using our equivalence knowledge! Can you tell me, using your reasoning skills and mathematical vocabulary, how I would convert 2/5 into a percentage?

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 […]

Creating games on the scratch app.

As part of our computing lessons, year 6 are learning how to use different features on the scratch app. This week we are creating our very own boat race which we are in charge of designing. We had to create a unique code to make the sprite move before placing our obstacles on the course. […]

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 […]

Devanshi and Sofia spend the afternoon with dignitaries!

Mrs Frankish sat with other members of Coventry’s school and sporting community and watched with pride as Devanshi and Sofia joined their fellow Japan travellers to present to guests including: the Deputy Director of the Japan Foundation, the Daiwa Foundation, the Japan Society, Cllr Maton, the Lord Mayor, Leofric Lions, City of Culture representatives, European […]

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 — […]

Science/SMSC: Selective breeding & morality

In science today you have identified how organisms can be bred to select particular inherited characteristics in their offspring. Big Question: As humans do we have the right to carry out selective breeding? (Morality: Is it right or wrong?) Think about both sides of the argument before sharing your opinion. Please share your opinion in […]

Year 6 PSHE – roles within the community

Today in PSHE you have gained a deeper understanding to the process of electing leaders and how MPs contribute to our community. Key vocabulary: Member of parliament (MPs), government, local area, constituency, voting, ballot box, representative, labour, Liberal Democrats, conservatives, independent parties, eligible What’s the difference between the government and parliament? What is an election? […]

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 […]

A Monster Calls in 6 White

In Literacy we have watched a film called A Monster Calls and are in the process of reading the book. This will help us to compare both the film and the book. It’s a fantastic film full of different emotions showing how to tackle real life situations that can affect anyone. Today we orally retold […]

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 […]

Earthquake in 6 White

The start of a new term and in Topic we are learning about Natural Disasters. We researched about what natural disasters are and where they occur. We learned about earthquakes and what causes them to erupt. We represented this through drama and created a short video. Where do most earthquakes occur and why? Write 3 […]

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 […]

A Monster Calls 6W

Today we have had an incredible day focussing on our new literacy topic book, A Monster Calls. Initially we researched all about the author Patrick Ness – each one of us created an informative poster. We then spent our day dressed as the monster whilst studying the themes of the book and analysing the character’s […]

Scandinavia in 6 White

Our project week this term was ‘Around the World’ and the country we learned about was Scandinavia. We had an amazing time researching, creating Tomtes, pastelling Northern lights, making Rice Pudding and having fun. We also compared how Christmas is spent in Scandinavia and how it spent here. Have a look at our video and […]

Homework 6 White

Homework is part of the home-school contract and should be completed and monitored by parents/guardians and carers. It is up to you 6 White to show your parents what you have been assigned and when you have completed the homework. I have gone through your homework and there are quite a few unfinished tasks. I […]

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 […]

Year 6 Reading Challenge – Hurricanes

Your geography work for spring 1 will be based on Natural Disasters. For your Reading Challenge, we would like you to watch the following clips, read the web links and conduct your own research on HURRICANES, TORNADOES, TYPHOONS AND CYCLONES. Please complete in your homework books. Bronze Challenge – Create a factfile on […]