Teacher– Miss Benson
Teaching assistant – Miss Poppleton
Teacher– Mrs McWhinnie
Teaching assistant– Miss Wood
Teaching assistant – Miss Brook (mornings)
Home Learning: Wednesday
Reading records: These should be brought in every day so we can read with your child. We ask if children can read 20 minutes 5 times a week. This is due on a Wednesday.
PE: Tuesday (Leeds united)
Spelling test: Thursday/Friday
Multiplication tables: 6,7,8,9,11 and 12 multiplication tables
IMPORTANT DATES: Robin Wood (Dobroyd) 2th-4th December!
IMPORTANT DATES: Dobroyd meeting: Thursday 24th October 3:30pm and 6:00pm
IMPORTANT DATES: SATs meeting: Thursday 21st November 3:30pm and 6:00pm
Topic: History (Stone Age)
Literacy: newspaper reports
On Tuesday, Year 6 reported the news of a Stone Age artefact found under the North Sea in preparation for them writing their own newspaper report.
We were really lucky today to have a visit from Amanda Harper, BBC Look North Leeds News reader. She came to talk about how to report the news, and how to write an effective news article. She was very interactive and the children loved her! The children even got to hold a camera and a microphone. We’d like to thank her for taking the time to come and teach us.
To engage children in our WW2 topic, we had a really exciting WW2 day! We put the children through their paces in boot camp, created some beautiful Blitz art work and tested their survival skills in shelter building.
On Wednesday, year 6 learned about what is inside our blood. We made our own version of blood and had some messy fun!
We’ve been reading Letters From the Light House so in English we are going to write diary entries from the perspective of characters in the story during the Blitz. To start us off, we asked the children to do some drama based around an extract of the text and then we created our own pieces of music to go with this.
Year 6 had a surprise in the nature garden today when they found a whole host of Stone Age arrow flints and even Stone Age fossilised poo! Some were a little wary about touching the Read more…
These children are reading superstars in 6B! They have read 5x every week in the first half term and won the chance to choose their very own reading book to take home and keep! Thank Read more…
We were really lucky today to have a visit from Amanda Harper, BBC Look North Leeds News reader. She came to talk about how to report the news, and how to write an effective news Read more…
Year 6 posted their WW2 poems off to Eden Camp a couple of weeks ago and today we received a reply!
6a and 6b have created a book to celebrate the children’s writing. Within the book are each child’s poems and some pictures of events throughout this topic. If you are a parent in Year 6 Read more…
Year 6 have sent their WW2 Blitz poems off to Eden camp today! Hopefully they will be placed on display. We eagerly await a response.