Welcome to Blade Class
With Miss Dawkins and Mrs Harvey.
Thank you for sending your children in their full school uniform they are all looking very smart and it's a great start to the school year.
In Autumn, year 6 will continue to develop their writing skills through various genres through the primary writing project.The aim of the Primary Writing Project is to motivate children and teachers as readers and writers, deepening understanding and refining skills so that children make good progress and standards are raised.Presently we are writing a sequel and prequel to a wishing story and a biography.
We will be consolidating various mathematical concepts using the Inspire Maths Scheme.
Consolidating the relationship between fractions,decimals and percentages.
Adding,subtracting,multiplying and dividing fractions.
In geometry, we will be investigating properties of shapes including angles lines and circles.
2-D,3-D shapes and their nets.
Our book for this half term is Journey to Jo'burg By Beverley Naidoo.
Naeldi had made up her mind. Her baby sister was ill and needed her mother was working in Johannesburg,300 km away. The only way to get there was to get to the big road and walk.So Naledi and her brother Tiro did just that.
Set against the dangerous landscape of apartheid South Africa,Journey to Jo'burg is the inspiring story of two brave children who will do anything to save their sister.
Our PE days are Tuesday and Thursday. Please ensure that your child's PE kit is in school on a Monday .
Library books to be returned on a regular bases.
Year 6 extended day is every Tuesday from 3:30 to 4:30. Refreshment provided.
Small group tuition is every Friday from 2:00 until 3:00
Please support you child in completing their homework.