Diary Entries in Year 6

This week the children in Sycamore Class have been writing diary entries. They have written diary entries from the point of view of a range of different characters from the story ‘Street Child’ by Berlie Doherty. All the children have worked extremely hard & impressed the adults with their emotive language and use of empathy.

Christmas Party

We have had a fantastic day today! In the morning, we made elves and then had a yummy Christmas dinner. In the afternoon, we played lots of party games.

Urban Landscapes

We have been looking at the urban landscape of London as part of our geography learning. This week, we created own city landscapes, based on the work of Claude Monet, using oil pastels.

PSHE in Sycamore Class.

Yesterday afternoon we looked at this powerful image.  The children discussed what that thought was happening in the picture.  This generated some very grown up discussions and some amazing emotive language.  All the children were incredibly touched to learn the image is of a doctor who has worked for over 260 days without a break.  Continue reading