Year 6

Charles Darwin

This week, Year 6 are learning all thing Darwin! We have been researching his life and later on, we will be tracing the voyage that the HMS Beagle undertook. Here they are hard at work

PE – Year 6

This term we are doing gymnastics! We are breaking up into 4 different groups and doing a strength, flexibility and coordination activity! Here are some photos from today.

Living Things

This term, Year 5 and 6 will be making observations of the living things we find around the school. We started off this week by looking at a section of the field. We found a variety of things including grass, twigs, conker  shells, leaves, flowers and bugs.

Year 6 Science and Art Exhibition

In the last week of term, Year 6 performed a science experiment to investigate what material would be the best alternative to a vein. 6 materials were chosen and tested throughout the afternoon. We also visited the art exhibition, where the children got to view their hard work in a gallery setting.

Maths Murder Mystery!

This morning in Year 6, the children were placed in mixed groups and given an investigation to solve. Using the skills that we have been learnt this term, the class had to use the clues to try and figure out who the murderer was! Below are some photos of them in action.

Art & Maths – Year 6

As we draw to an end of the third week of Term 2, we challenged the class to work in small groups to make a rectangle out of a set of small quadrilaterals. It wasn’t easy and caused some headaches! We also have been looking at the artist Andy Warhol. The children are currently producing Continue reading

Maths

We have been learning about all things shape this week in Maths. It has been a fairly practical week of learning, the class have been using nets to create 3D shapes and then were given cubes to see how many different cuboids they could make. Roll on the investigation tomorrow…  

Radio Adverts

We have been working in teams this week to produce our very own radio advert for Chessington. We will be performing them next week in class and seeing if we have been able to use the persuasive techniques learnt!