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Thank You For All Your Support

During this half term the year 6’s have been working extremely hard preparing for the SAT’s and life beyond High Green Primary. All children have excelled and contributed 100% during this term and they are a credit to you all. I just wanted to say a BIG THANK YOU for all your support during this half term, it […]

Week commencing 27.2.17

What a week it has been for us all in year 6! We have been practicing and using our skills in some SAT’s tests. We have all made really good progress! In English we have been working on our SPAG and trying to remember all the technical terms for different types of words. In Maths […]

W/C 21.11.16

What a mixed bag of weather we’ve had this week! Not to mention having had our classroom taken over by goblins! English This week we have focused our attention on a new topic which we call Awesome Authors. Our hook was a book about Tree Goblins, who on Monday morning during assembly time, invaded our […]

W/C 7/11/16

          English This week we focused  on  both direct and indirect speech. We looked at how indirect speech changes the tense and grammar of our sentences and also key punctuation needed in direct speech. This will give us the  skills to aid us in our next English topic which is Newspaper […]

W/C 31/10/16

The first week back has flown by! English We have been focusing on SPAG this week before starting our next topic of Newspaper Reports. We began by looking at active and passive voice and modal verbs and adverbs. To end the week we have focused on improving our use of more varied punctuation to include […]

W/C 10/10/16

      Weekly update English In English this week we have been writing our own recount of a section of the Shadowmancer, our class read. This has involved planning the story out a section at a time using a Pie Corbett style story map to gather and perform our ideas from. We have then written […]

W/C 26/09/16

Wow we have reached the end of September already! Another busy week has flown by. English This week we have continued to read our class read ‘The Shadowmancer’ and have added to our glossary of interesting vocabulary and description. We have also recapped compound and complex sentences by both identifying them and writing our own. Maths […]

Year 6 blog W/C 19/09/16

English This week we have continued our poetry topic and have written our own poems about either a Cobra or a Peacock. We used our own plans and ‘magpied’ ideas from each other. Between us all we used some fantastic figurative language! Our next English task will be to write a narrative. We have begun […]

September week 2

Another week in year 6 has flown by! English We have continued our poetry topic by researching our Indian animals and comprising a glossary of figurative language. Also on Roald Dahl day we wrote a poem about one of our favourite Roald Dahl characters. Maths Addition and subtraction word problems have been our focus for […]

September week 1

    We had a fantastic time this week settling in and getting to know each other as the ‘Y6 family’. Maths We began with a recap on place value and rounding numbers to nearest 10,100 and 1000. Currently, we are  now refreshing and improving our addition and subtraction skills using the column method. This has included […]