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Year 6

Welcome to Year 6! 


Welcome to the Year 6 Class Page. Mr Petersen is our teacher and we are supported by Mrs Simms.


For the first week of term, our topic focus was Brainwaves, where we found out about the different parts of the brain and took part in team challenges to improve our teamwork.


Our Learning Question this term: Is the World a Just place?


Check out our page regularly to see what we have been learning about.


The rest of our topics this year are as follows:

Autumn - Fit for Life

Spring - Evolution through Africa

Summer - Is the World a Just place?


Our Value this half-term is FRIENDSHIP


Summer Term - Topic Map: Is the World a Just place?

Summer 1 term - Investigating Properties of Materials in Science

04/04/19 - Y5/6 visited Africa Alive to consider further how animals have evolved

03/04/19 - A representative from CEFAS came to teach us more about evolution...including the evolution of biscuits...

25/03/19 - Y5/6 Reading Cafe linked to Vocabulary

27/2/19 - Creating Ndebele Huts & Cave Paintings

13/2/19 - Creating African-themed music as part of Enrichment Week

13/2/19 - Aspirations Day: We were visited by a number of professionals who told us about their jobs and skills they need

Making Paper Mache for our African Masks (Enrichment Week)

4/2/19 - Problem-Solving and Reasoning Maths Cafe

23/01/19 - Open the Book - 'The Lost Son'

18.12.18 - Christmas Lunch on Christmas Jumper Day

17.12.18 - Christingle - We created our own Christingles before helping out the rest of the school

13.12.18 - Over 60s Carol Concert

Funtrition - Creating a healthy pizza

Y5/6 Football Team after their game against Woodlands Primary

Fit For Life - We have been learning about the circulatory system by creating a working model and a board game

Brainwaves - We started the year by learning how our brain works and undertaking a variety of team challenges to improve our teamwork