Year 6 2019 - 2020
Welcome to Year 6
Mrs Ward, Mrs Evans and Mr Connick
Welcome to our Year 6 class page.
2019 - 2020
This is the place for you to discover what is going on in Year 6. We will be posting regular updates, so you can view our amazing work and all the exciting learning taking place in class. Keep checking back to see more wonderful things as the year progresses.
Week Beginning 9.12.19
We have finally made it into our new, spacious classroom and are making ourselves at home! This week we have been learning to write newspaper reports and started work on fractions. Year 6 have impressed us all with their resilience as we have faced yet another change. They have coped amazingly well and continue to work hard!
Pupil of the week: Charlie
Writer of the week: Jack
Self-esteem = Charlie, Commitment = Ben S , Organisation = Alex, Resilience = Ferdinand , Excellence = Chloe
Week Beginning 2.12.19
Pupil of the week: Daisie O
Writer of the week: Finlay
Self-esteem = Leoni, Commitment = , Organisation = Mrs P, Miss W and Miss G Resilience = , Excellence = Grace H
Week Beginning 25.11.19
We have immersed ourselves in our artwork this week, studying the work of Hundertwasser and looking at architecture around us for inspiration. We have also had a go at drawing with perspective.
Click the link to read our Art & Design knowledge planner
In maths, we have continued or work on multiplication and division by looking at products, factors, and prime numbers.
Pupil of the week: Lily
Writer of the week: Leoni
Self-esteem = Max , Commitment = Daisie O, Organisation = Olivia D, Resilience = Harrison, Excellence = Mason
Week Beginning 18.11.19
We have continued reading our class text, Holes by Louis Sachar. We have been engrossed in the text during Reciprocal Reading sessions, discussing characters and events in the text. We also spent time outdoors building dens as research for writing a survival guide.
Pupil of the week: Ben S
Writer of the week: Olivia R
Self-esteem = Finlay , Commitment = Lucas , Organisation = Abbie , Resilience = Ben B, Excellence = Harrison
Week Beginning 11.11.19
This week, we began our new class text: Holes by Louis Sachar. We also continued our Science learning, finding out about reversible and irreversible changes.
Pupil of the week: Daisy D
Writer of the week: Daisie O
Self-esteem = Phoebe, Commitment = Rebecca , Organisation = Aidan , Resilience = Thomas, Excellence = Leoni
Week Beginning 14.10.19
An incredibly successful week for Year 6. Well done to Abbie and Max who represented the school at a Democracy Debate at the town hall. Also, well done to Leoni and Millie for representing St.Helens at football! We are incredibly proud of you all! This week, we have also started our Science topic on properties of materials. We conducted a number of investigations to find out which materials are best for different purposes.
Pupil of the week:
Writer of the week: Casey
Self-esteem = Nieve , Commitment = Mason , Organisation = , Resilience = Finlay , Excellence = Abbie and Max
Week Beginning 7.10.19
This week we completed our design brief in D.T. and made delicious, healthy pizzas!
Pupil of the week: Ben S
Writer of the week: Thomas T
Self-esteem = , Commitment = , Organisation = , Resilience = , Excellence =
Week Beginning 30.9.19
This week, Year 6 have all been trained in basic first aid. They really enjoyed the session! We also starte our D.T. topic on food, finding out about a healthy balanced diet and researching how to make a healthy pizza. We even designed, made and evaluated a pizza box.
Pupil of the week: Chloe
Writer of the week: Isabella
Self-esteem = Daisie , Commitment = Charlie, Organisation = Julia, Resilience = Jack, Excellence = Lily
Click the link to read our Design Technology knowledge planner
Week Beginning 23.9.19
This week we have been busy Geographers, finding out about import and export and investigating where our food comes from. We then linked this to our topic on Rainforests to look at the impact of deforestation.
Pupil of the week: Harrison
Writer of the week: Abbie
Self-esteem = Emily, Commitment = Tommy, Organisation = Casey, Resilience = Maya, Excellence = Grace
Week Beginning 16.9.19
Time flies! We have already been in Year 6 3 weeks! This week, we have continued our learning journey about rainforests and the class have impressed us with their descriptive writing about the clip "Ruin".
Pupil of the week: Julia
Writer of the week: Millie
Self-esteem = Aidan, Commitment = Harrison, Organisation = Caitlin, Resilience = Phoebe, Excellence = Olivia
Week Beginning 9.9.19
A great week in Year 6. We have been writing about Hansel and Gretel, expanding our locational knowledge about where Rainforest are found and have started our R.E. topic about ourselves. We have also had a visit from our local M.P. to find out more about how laws are made in our country.
Pupil of the week: Ferdinand
Writer of the week: Kuba
Self-esteem = Daisy D, Commitment = Mia, Organisation = Rebecca, Resilience = Leoni, Excellence = Millie
Week Beginning 2.9.19
Year 6 have settled amazingly well into class and have impressed all of their teachers with their positive attitudes, hard work and resilience. Well done for those who brought in home-learning on rainforests. We are really looking forward to sharing your knowledge when we start our geography learning journey next week.
Pupil of the week: Max
Writer of the week: Joshua W
Self-esteem = Thomas T, Commitment = Nieve, Organisation = Julia, Resilience = Molly, Excellence = Kuba
We look forward to seeing you back in school on Tuesday 3rd September for another fantastic packed year! Our first topic is Geography and we will be studying Rainforests. See what you can find out over the holidays.
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