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.

 

 

Hockey Tournament

Last night, our school took two teams from Year 5 and 6 to play in the qualifying Gateshead hockey tournament.  Despite the freezing conditions, both teams played extremely well with one team qualifying through to the next round. Good work everyone! Article 29: Your...

Time to remember Mrs Greaves.

The memorial to Mrs Greaves is under construction. Already great progress has been made during the last two days. Once the structure is completed it will then be 'personalised' to make it extra special for Mrs Greaves and to not let us forget what a lovely person and...

The Book Fair is on!

Article 29: You have the right to develop your abilities. As you can see the Book Fair is in full swing. It has been really popular with some great book titles available. It is open Wednesday and Thursday during morning break 10.30 - 10.45 and after school from 3.15 -...

Calculating Volume

This week we have been looking at volume. It proved to be another great opportunity to use our 'maths tool kits'. The mini cubes were an excellent resource to use: we could actually see the shapes! Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You should...

Mr Hawdon’s morning class homework

This week our homework is as follows (1.3.19). Comprehension-Y6 Only- Pig Heart Boy pages 4 and 5 Maths- perimeter and area or triangles and parallelograms pages 50 and 51 English – homophones – pages 96 and 97 Reading Plus – two texts Conquer Maths Article 28: You...

Mrs Broomhall’s Am Group Homework 28.2.19

This week's homework is as follows.   Year 6  English- p.84- Spelling Maths- p.70- Line Graphs Comprehension-p.2 Year 5 English-p.84- Spelling Maths- p.62- Time Graphs The spellings this week are all archaic words from our class text "The Highwayman" By Alfred...

Marvelous movie night!

Another successful event by the PTFA tonight! Our Year 5 and 6 pupils watched 'The Diary of a Wimpy Kid' during our movie night and enjoyed a variety of snacks including pop corn. A good time was had by all! Article 31:You have the right to play and rest !...

Anyone for Tennis!

The beginning of Spring 2 Term sees UKS2 learning tennis skills. The weather was excellent and all we needed were strawberries and cream! Here are a few pics of them in action. Article 29: Your education should help you use and develop your talents and abilities. It...

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...

Medical Maters in Y5 and Y6

Article 24: You have the right to the best health care possible, safe water to drink, nutritious food, a clean and safe environment, and information to help you stay well. As part of our topic on keeping healthy, Upper Key Stage 2 welcomed 2 Gps to school to talk to...

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...

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