What a fantastic week in class 6K!

In DT Class 6K have learnt what is meant by a healthy diet. We have explored this by creating balanced meals and making banana bread using the correct tools to measure and mix. 

James – “I like it, cut up”

Bobby – “Good”

Rio – “It was good”

In Science we have been learning about the human skeleton, being able to name and locate the bones in our body. 

Leon- ” I thought it was funny and really good”

Jack- “Pelvis is your hips”

Great learning 6K!

 

Christmas Festivities

Class 6k enjoyed a lovely week of Christmas festivities in school.

A Christmas Dinner with all the classes, it was lots of fun!

They also made elf hats to wear at the party!

  Our final surprise was a visit from Father Christmas, everyone got a present.

We are so lucky!

 

 

We hope that everybody has a wonderful Christmas and we will see you all in the New Year!

Super learning !

6K enjoyed a visit to the garden centre to buy decorations for their Christmas Enterprise Project. They also practised their money learning paying for the items.

Great independent maths learning Maisie !

I like how you found the correct letter Rio, well done!

Super phonics learning, James counted how many syllables are in a word and Bobby matched rhyming words.

In science 6K learnt about separation using a variety of methods such as sieving, filtering, magnetism and evaporation.

What a fantastic week for 6K!

In Geography, 6K have travelled to Florida, China and Russia through the use of ICT. We have researched and found some interesting facts.

Did you know? ..

” China has the largest population in the world, with approximately  1.3 billion living in China” – Leon

“Florida is best known for its theme parks, beaches, alligators and the heat”- Maisie 

“Russia is the largest country in the world”- Jack

“The Great Wall of China is a large structure”- Emerson

             

 

To conclude our Out of this world topic, 6K have created some amazing solar system artwork this week!

They look fantastic!

“I like it” – Rio

“5 stars on planet”- James

“I put a ring on my planet and meteors “- Ella 

“good planet”- Bobby

                   

 

Have a lovely half term, 6K!

Class 6K team

 

Week 5 in class 6K

6K have had a fantastic week learning!

 In PSHE we all had a role to play within our teams to make a working catapult. Using our teamwork skills we made a catapult together and used pom poms to see which catapult would shoot the furthest.

“I think it was very exciting launching it and all being good friends” Emerson

“I liked the competition at the end” Leon

 ” I really loved it because we built it together” Ella

” I like it” Rio

“I like building” James

” I liked the make” Maisie

“The pom poms went across the room. What was challenging was putting the sticks together” Jack

  “Good throw” Bobby 

 

FIRE SAFETY

The fire service came to visit 6K to talk about safety. The children learnt the STOP, DROP and ROLL technique.

We looked at what a fire fighter wears and tried on the clothing.

Look at the pictures below to see the inside of the fire engine and how the hose works – we all got a little wet!!

 

 

SCHOOL COUNCILLORS 

The democratic school council votes took place earlier this week. We each decided who we would like as our class Councillors and voted in the ballot box.

We welcome Maisie and Jack as this years 6K school councillors!

Week 4 in 6K

What an amazing week 6K have had with their learning! 

 

In art this week we have recreated Kandinsky’s circle art, everyone created their circle art on their pencils. They look fantastic!!

 

        James – ” Orange and awesome”

 

We have practiced different hand-eye coordination skills in P.E, ready for playing a team game of basketball.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In science we have conducted a fair test investigating on how the moon got its craters.

We also experimented by dropping different sized rocks into the flour to make comparisons on size.

Leon– “It was a really fun science experiment on how the moon got its craters” 

Emerson – “Exciting and fun”           

Rio- “I like it”

Week 3 in 6K!

We have had a very exciting week in 6K.

In class we have started taking care of our surroundings and completing every day jobs to grow our independence as year 6! All the children love to help out around class and around school and are excellent role models for their younger peers.

 

We joined 5P for space themed PE and moved like astronauts and practiced our throwing and catching skills.

“I liked how we were buddies in P.E” Leon

“I can throw the ball” Rio

In Science this week we compared the evidence supporting both the Flat Earth Theory and Spherical Earth Theory. We concluded the Earth is Spherical!

“I thought its interesting how we were debating whether the Earth was flat or Spherical” Leon

We explored the shape of the planets and created the center of our universe. Can you guess which burning star they have created?

“I like it” Rio

“It’s a smile, I made the sun” Bobby

“It’s round” James

We explored different tools in art to recreate Kandinsky’s style of art and have begun learning about Hinduism, asking our own questions and exploring their dress.

“It’s good and I learnt something new” Maisie

“I liked dressing up in the Sari” Ella

“I liked the art work” Leon (the children created temple artwork with watercolor backgrounds).

In PSHE we worked on our communicating skills by splitting in to teams and completing STEM challenges. The children were great at listening to each other and each having the opportunity to give instructions. 

“I liked the building, I liked how we did the brick building like Lego therapy” Ella

“I liked how we had to communicate to copy the building you made” Leon

“I liked how we did that marshmallow build” Jack

“The blocks was good” Bobby

We cannot wait for another amazing week!