Today 6B have had some interesting discussions around Covid 19 and have organised statements on the agree-disagree line. We have had to agreed disagreeably with each and used various talk techniques to get our points of view heard, such as thumbs in, palms up and talk token.
Y6 have been working on something really special for our Black Art history month. We have taken inspiration from Corey Barksdale who is an American artist. Children have really enjoyed experimenting with colour and bold line work techniques, with stunning outcomes. What do you think Corey? @clow2ground #CoreyBarksdale @Rockingham
Our Year 6 children have loved working with Balbir Singh today celebrating the Festival of Light. The children have been learning about Diwali and the festival of light. The Dance workshop has really brought the children together.
We are really excited about celebrating Diwali through dance with Balbir Singh. Tomorrow we have our workshops with each year group bubble to celebrate the festival of light. We wanted to share with you this beautiful creative task of making your own Diwali Lamp with your children at home.
All of our children are visiting the book fair this week to take a closer look at what is on offer from the book fair. Children will not be able to touch the books to have a closer look but will be able to see if their are any texts/stories they may like to read. […]
The children in 6B have been creating CD covers for @andyoddsock. The children have loved exploring the lyrics and designing their hands @MrsFJ70 some wonderful messages explained and explored.
IMG_8403Yesterday, children in Y6 explored scenes from the book War Horse. We did this by creating atmosphere and movement. We worked on abstract movements developing into scenes and showed imagery through friezes.
Today our Year 6 joined in the Remembrance Service through sharing their learning and reading the names of many Soldiers who lost their lives. We are really proud their wonderful learning.
6B have voted that Adrijus deserves to be our class proud moments winner this year. His reading is really coming on and he has moved 3 colour bands. Miss Sayles is really proud of him too.
We have been using the outdoor environment to find quantities of amounts. Children in Mrs Buttree’s maths group worked in 3 groups to solve fraction problems to support our learning in the classroom. They all rose to the challenge.
Today our children shared their wonderful Jingles which they have created and shared. Based on regeneration of the local area and what high street shopping may look like in the future. The children have been collaborating over the last two terms and are really enjoying making connections. We can’t wait for our next meeting.
Today we shared our Harvest Assembly live to our children in school and our children learning at home. What a fabulous first, children were all so excited to see each other and it was evident that all of our learners support each other. They were even discussing their home learning in the chat box. Thank […]
A huge thank you to Reverend Lyn Wortley from St Mary’s Church for supporting our children with Remembrance. Our Year 6 children fully enjoyed their zoom call this morning in preparation for the service. We are so excited to be involved.
In 6B the children have been creating their very own scarecrows. Watch this space to find out about the role they will play in Harvest this year!
In Y6B the children have been immersed in The War Horse, week by week the environment has developed and children have become emotionally hooked and used the space to experience what it would have been like to experience the war. Their literacy and Artwork has been so powerful and reflected their understanding of the text,
In Y4/5D we have been learning all about cube numbers. We finished our learning by playing a cube number game.
Today, Y6 took part in a Zoom meeting with the Library service. We had a WW1 story ‘Where the Poppies Grow’ read to us followed by a series of letters from a local man ‘Albert Fretwell’ who wrote letters home to his mother from the trenches in WW1. Children were able to reflect on these […]
Today our Year 6 children really enjoyed their Dark Nights Assembly from @SYFR explaining how to keep safe at this time of year and look out for each other. A fabulous assembly which will be shared across school.
Mrs Buttree shared a wonderful assembly with us all today all about the 70s looking at the Music Industry, Fashion, Toys and Famous Events. It took us right back in time to a wonderful decade of disco, rock and soul.
The children have really enjoyed their visit to Crucial Crew the children have learnt so much from a variety of providers such as First Bus, Magistrates in the Community, St John Ambulance, South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership and South Yorkshire Police and South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue. The children have explored how to stay safe […]
Our Year 6s had a very emotional day exploring Eden Camp. The children are learning all about the sights, sounds and smells of WWII. Mrs Buttree held a reflection in the chapel and it was clear the children really understood what people went through during this time in History and how it changed lives forever.
Our first visit of the year is to Eden Camp, our Year 6 children are off to visit the most exciting place to explore the sights, sounds and smells of World War II. The children will be able to make connections to their learning in school.
Today, we have started to think about our contributions towards Remembrance Day. Y6s are exploring different art media to represent the poppy. We have started to use sketching and clay. We also plan to use ink and textiles in the next few weeks too.