Welcome to Year 6's class page. Here you will find what we are learning about this year. You will see pictures of our classroom, our work and all of the fantastic things we will see and do this year.
This year, Mrs. Coxon and Mrs. Robson will all be working with Year 6. Look out for examples of the impressive work carried out in Year 6 across the curriculum.
You will also find links to any websites we find useful in our learning.
We hope you enjoy looking at our class page.
To mark this year's Remembrance Day, 100 years since the end of World War One, we read the poem 'In Flanders Fields'. We analysed the poem in detail, looking in particular at imagery. We used this poem as a stimulus to write our own versions, creating our own imagery. Below are some examples of our writing. I'm sure you'll agree that their poems are absolutely beautiful and poignant...
To link in with our World War I topic, we are reading and basing all of our English work around War Horse by Michael Morpurgo.
We have written our class charter to reflect our own values and beliefs, as well as the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.
Year 6 2017-18
We attended a Safety Carousel at Newton Aycliffe on Friday.
'I really enjoyed the game and beeping the buzzer during the fire demonstration!' Olivia.
Dennon said he liked dressing up as a lifeguard and would definitely ride a jet ski as part of the job.
Our Science Ambassadors held a Science Fair today.
Autumn Term - The First World War
We visited Green Howards Museum as part of our History topic on WW1 and the children had a wonderful day.
Brandon said, 'It was an amazing experience and I would definitely do it again. My favourite part was the medal room and learning why people earned their Victoria Cross.'
'I was gobsmacked to learn that you had to breathe through a handkerchief covered in wee when gas came towards you to avoid death!' exclaimed Georgia.
Ella thought that the best part of the day was dressing up in uniforms and learning that the clothes were often covered in lice.
As part of our Mini Police duties we attended riot training. We had the best day ever!
We are taking part in the Junior Ed programme which is lead by Durham Constabulary. Pupils are learning a variety of skills and gaining knowledge,through different workshops delivered by different organisations.
So far we have had visits from...
We have been using the following songs to help us learn our times tables.
Our Year 6 Play Leaders are:
Use the QR codes to find tutorials to help you with your homework.
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