‘Children should not be allowed to use YouTube until they are at secondary school.’ This was the hot topic of debate in year 6 today! The children wrote their own personal opinions on this statement, backed up with reasons and evidence before forming opposing teams. They teams then debated their agreeing and disagreeing ideas. After … Continue reading
What a great time we all had on Wednesday. After a frantic walk to the train station, we arrived with ten minutes to spare. The children were all very excited because the rear coach of the train was reserved especially for us! Once on the train, the children were fantastically behaved, they listened to the … Continue reading
Year 6 had a fantastic day of fun in the sun on Tuesday whilst bouncing and sliding on a range of inflatables. They started the day by making their own picnic, which they ate at lunchtime. More memories were made for Team 6 as they become leavers 2015.
Year 6 were kept busy this morning whilst helping to take delivery of tree stump stools to go around our fire pit. Although year 6 were sad that they will not get to use them in the woodland area, they were very happy to help arrange them.
It was lovely to see parents come in and join their children in celebrating our Tomorrow’s World topic at the same time as taking a trip down memory lane. Children and parents worked together to recall their time at Kemsley Academy. Below is a selection of the writing produced. My past memories and feelings in … Continue reading
Year 6 made the most of the sunshine and only having 8 members of Team 6 today while taking full advantage of having such an amazing woodland area. They started the morning on a nature walk, collecting things to make a nature picture with and then they made camps using blankets and pegs.
Year 2 and year 6 worked in collaboration this week when taking part in a shared maths lesson. The children had to put their skills of measuring to the test when measuring each other, before halving the measurements and starting to make half size year 6 replicas.
The Year 6 election campaign is now well under way! So far, the children have formed 4 political parties: – The BABE party (Building a Better Education) – The BANTA party (Build a New Talented Academy) – The 2cool4school party – The CLA party (Completed Learning Achievements) Each party has designed a logo and these are … Continue reading
A big thank you to all the parents and grandparents that came to our Express event on Wednesday. The children had a great time considering their hopes and dreams for the future and then representing these in a mixed media collage.
Year 6 put the stress and worry of SATs week behind them today when they were set the challenge to design and build a time machine that one of the year 6 adults could fit inside! Great fun was had by all and the children made some amazing models.