Year 6

No pens day

Year 6 had to tackle maths (and the whole day!) a bit differently today due to our fist ever whole school ‘no pens day’. Maths involved refining skills of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division through playing board games in groups and also through games on the iPads. Normality will be restored next week when we Continue reading

Year 7 Visitors

Some familiar faces visited year 6 last week! As SCC had a staff training day, 3 ex-members of year 6 came in to help in Sycamore class. We hope you enjoyed your time back at Kemsley Academy as much as we enjoyed having you. A big thank you also for all of the jobs you Continue reading

Stargazer express

  And so we come to the end of another term (bringing Sycamore class exactly half way through year 6) and another fantastic topic! Great fun was had by the children and their parents when rocket building this morning. Fantastic artwork has also been created this term in the abstract style of Peter Thorpe. Well done year 6, Continue reading

Greenwich Observatory

Sycamore class had a great day in London on Friday. We spent the day looking around Greenwich observatory, did some sight seeing at the Cutty Sark and had a quick play in Greenwich park before visiting the Planetarium for a show on the solar system. A fabulous day was had by everyone and it was a super start Continue reading

Maths Measuring

Sycamore class  have been working on units of measure this week. Today the children had great fun measuring a range of objects (and humans) found in the year 6 classroom and then converted the measurements into decimal fractions.