Posts by Year 6 Teacher

Friday 11th February: Art Week!

Friday 11th February: Art Week!

The focus of our art work this week was using tone in observational drawing. We started by looking at how...

Friday 4th February

Friday 4th February

It’s Number Day! We spent the day solving fun and challenging problems, such as “Escape from the Castle” – an...

Friday 28th January 2022

Friday 28th January 2022

This week we started our new Literacy unit which is all about different genres of writing. We began by sorting...

Friday 21st January 2022

Friday 21st January 2022

Inspired by the poem “Heartwood” by Robert Macfarlane from The Lost Spells, we held a debate about HS2 in class....

Friday 14th January 2022

Friday 14th January 2022

This week we have been peforming and writing poetry in Year 6. We have written acrostic poems and kennings inspired...

Friday 7th January 2022

Friday 7th January 2022

Welcome back! We started the term with our new book for Literacy: The Lost Spells, by Robert Macfarlane. We performed...

Friday 10th December 2021

Friday 10th December 2021

This week we have finished our writing based on the book “Night of the Gargoyles”. If you are brave enough,...

Friday 3rd December 2021

Friday 3rd December 2021

We finished reading a mind-bending short story by Paul Jennings this week called “The Copy” and had extended debates about...

Friday 26th November 2021

Friday 26th November 2021

This week we have started our new book in Literacy: The Night of the Gargoyles. We found out that a...

Friday 11th November 2021

Friday 11th November 2021

We have had a high-tech this week in Year 6! We have used Google Earth to explore Scandinavia as part...