This week’s learning at a glance!

This week’s Learning in Year 6 at a glance !

Year 6

Bombs, battles and bravery

Miss Botham- missbotham@st-thomas.surrey.sch.uk

Mrs Grove – mrsgrove@st-thomas.surrey.sch.uk 

Mrs Allison – mrsallison@st-thomas.surrey.sch.uk

RE

English

Sources:

To be familiar with the different types of books in the Bible. To use references to find stories in the Bible.

Writing and editing a formal persuasive speech about the Great Barrier Reef from the point of view of a character

SPAG:

Learning about the structure of formal language to apply to our writing.

Maths

Science

Fractions:

To find fractions of an amount

To find a whole amount from a fraction of an amount

To apply our knowledge of fractions in an end of unit assessment

Light:

Describe the movement of light beams off of reflective surfaces

Plan and carry out an investigation into the reflectiveness of given materials

Record results in the form of a graph and note patterns

Suggest how to investigate further their findings

Art/DT

Computing

To use our senses to evaluate different vegetables using the hedonic star diagram To tell the time in French. Quarter to and quarter past the hour

French

Geography/History

 To tell the time in French.  To use an atlas to locate Australia on a map. To label the key geographical features.

Music

PE

Pulse and rhythm games using rhythmic chants. Differentiating pulse from rhythm. Tapping the rhythm and walking pulse. Identifying a tapped rhythm from a known chant.

Rhythm/Pulse Games: Coca Cola. Rhythmic whispers.
Chants: Pulse is a steady beat. I like coffee, Starlight starbright. Mrs White has a fright, Bounce high.

 Team games and dance

Homework

Reminders

SPAG Splash

DOM

SPAG Challenge

Please bring in tissues for the classrooms!

Reminder to bring in favourite book for Monday.

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