Beeches (Y6)

Mr Hawdon

 

Welcome to Beeches

Our teacher is Mr. Hawdon!

In year 6 we believe in working hard, whilst having fun. We hope you enjoy visiting our class blog.

 

Resources:

UKS2 essential reads

https://student.readingplus.com/seereader/api/sec/login

https://www.conquermaths.com/login/

https://ttrockstars.com/login

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/windy-ne10

https://play.spellingshed.com/#/login

https://spellingframe.co.uk/

Important information:

Homework will be given out on a Friday and returned the following Thursday (Maths, Grammar and Reading Comprehension)

Spellings are expected to be practised regularly over the week.

P.E. is on a Tuesday – children are expected to have their kit to participate (P.E. kit will be taken home after use and not left on school premises).

Swimming is on a Friday morning –  children are expected to have their kit to participate (Swimming kit will be taken home after use and not left on school premises).

If your child is having a school lunch please ensure that payment is brought in at the beginning of the week.

 

 

Playing detective!

Today the Year 5 and Year 6 children worked in groups to discuss the key events in the poem The Highwayman. They sequenced the events and then debated whether each character contributed to the tragedy or was innocent. Article 12: you have the right to an opinion and...

Year 5/6 Basketball

On Friday, the Year 5/6 basketball team competed in the annual Thomas Hepburn cluster tournament.  The team showed great togetherness and a competitive spirit throughout.  Well done Team Nook. Article 29: Your education should help you use and develop your talents and...

Waiter, Waiter there’s a fly in my soup!

This week we have been looking at formal language in English. We do like a bit of role-play in the Beeches so we decided to set up some restaurant scenarios. As ever their drama skills were fantastic. Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You...

Mr.Hawdon’s morning class homework

This week our homework is as follows (8.2.19). Comprehension-Y6 Only- Talking Turkeys pages 2 and 3 Maths- perimeter and area pages 52 English – colons – pages 58 and 59 Reading Plus – two texts Conquer Maths Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education....

Safer Internet Day

The Beeches have been learning about how to stay safe online. They were given lots of scenarios to act out and were encouraged to think about how safe they are whilst using the internet. The children also shared ideas about choosing sensible usernames and passwords...

Bookworms Unite!

There's so much to do at Windy Nook during lunchtimes! Children are flocking along to the library to choose another new book for the week. Everyone is welcome! The only problem is deciding which one to choose! Article 17: You have the right to get information that is...

Mr.Hawdon’s morning class homework

This week our homework is as follows (1.2.19). Comprehension-Y6 Only- no text this week (please ensure that reading plus texts are completed) Maths- Scale Factors pages 32 and 33; percentages of amounts pages 34 and 35 English – semi-colons – pages 60 and 61 Reading...

Let It Snow!

During Golden Time, Windy Nook's children wrapped up and ventured out to have fun in the snow. Snowmen, snowball fights, snow angels - the Nookers did the lot! It was the perfect way to end another week of hard work from our children. However you plan to enjoy the...

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