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Daily Timetable for the Sping term

Buckle up your seat belts and take a deep breath as your year in Year 6 is about to start. YES it is hard work, YES there is lots of homework  and YES we sit tests at the end of the year....BUT we can guarantee lots of laughs, (some) funny jokes and a great time. 

 

All of the staff in Year 6 would like to bid you a very warm welcome and we can't wait to get to know you better.

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Hola Mexico!

During the first term in the Summer, we will be studying all about Mexico. This will include the life and times of the Mayan Empire, The Day of the Dead festival and of course, Mexican food. The  book which will be our shared read is the fabulous Holes by Louis Sachar.

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A Child's War

Our new topic for Spring 2 is called A Child's War and the book that this will be based upon is Goodnight Mr Tom.

 

We will be looking at a variety of topics relating to the second world war and by the end, everyone should have tried home grown vegetables and built an Anderson Shelter.

 

See below for interesting facts and all of the things we are planning to cover.

Fun Facts relating to A Child's War

The Knowledge Harvest is where we will start our topic off.
Artwork of the London Blitz using oil pastels

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BloodHeart

We will be starting our year with a study of all things related to blood! Prepare to get gory!

 

To help you and give you a taste of what we will be studying look at the links below.

Heart Dissections

 

As part of our topic on BloodHeart Year 6 got the opportunity to dissect hearts.

 

See the images below

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Our Journey of the Blood Poems

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Poetry Week with Leicester City

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Extracts from Berlie Doherty's Ghost in the Garden poem

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Radio Adverts

 

Year 6 have written Radio adverts for a new dish to be served at Gordon Ramsey's new restaurant. 

 

Listen to them by clicking on the link.

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REVOLUTION

This is the topic for the second half of the Autumn Term

 

Here is the parent information letter which tells you more about it

 

 

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Internet Safety

Staying safe online and using the Internet is crucial to growing up in the 21st century. Whilst the Internet can be a fun and excellent way to gain new knowledge, it also has its pitfalls.

 

 

Here is the short video we have talked about in class to help you to stay safe online.

e-safety_explanation.mp4

Still image for this video
These 2 videos also explain what YOU can do if you feel upset or bothered when using the Internet.
Remember always speak to an adult if something concerns you

Use the CEOP button !!

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To make sure that our classes have 100% attendance watch these.....

NHS FLU HEROES Video

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Pants are Private

If you enjoyed watching the song and can't stop tapping your foot, watch it by clicking this link.

 

REMEMBER  - it does have a serious message!

Talk PANTS with Pantosaurus and his PANTS song #TalkPANTS

Meet Pantosaurus - our pant-wearing Dino! He wants every child to stay safe and strong, just like him, and he's on a mission to share an important message.

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