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Kestrels (Y6 Class) - Miss Turner

We are a class of fun loving children who are enthusiastic about learning. We really enjoy P.E and take as many opportunities to get sporty as we can.

This term our topic is:  

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 English

Year 6 have been reading A Monster Calls as our class book.  We have used our reading comprehension skills to delve deeper into it. The story includes a monstrous Yew tree, so in English we have been writing poems using a variety of English techniques including pathetic fallacy, personification and onomatopoeia. 

Geography/Science

As our cultural capital focus, we have been looking a greenhouse gases and the role that trees play in this. 

Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural development

As part of our SMSC, we will look at Fair Trade, and how this supports tree planting in less-developed world areas. 

Topic/History

In History, our Mayan civilisation topic involves looking at the rainforest.

We made Mayan head-wear and calendars:

  

Recommended Websites

www.spag.com

www.topmarks.com

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/Key-Stage-2.html

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/primary

https://primarygamesarena.com/

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/kids-activities/fun-maths-games-and-activities/

https://mathszone.co.uk/

https://www.teachwire.net/news/maths-games-ks2

https://mathsframe.co.uk/

 

Parents are advised to monitor children's use of internet when using external links to websites, particularly YouTube.