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.

 

 

Mr Hawdon’s morning class homework

This week our homework is as follows (7.12.18). Comprehension-Y6 Only- Theseus's Adventures pages 24 and 25 Maths- fractions, decimals and percentages pages 28 and 29 English – word endings – 'ance' 'ancy' and 'ence' 'ency' pages 80 and 81 Reading Plus – two texts...

Christmas Biscuits in Year 5 and 6

Year Five and Six made fantastic Christmas biscuits, which will be for sale at the Christmas Fayre. This was part of our topic 'A Yummy Christmas', during which we have carried out taste testing and market research to inform our design processes in order to create a...

Mrs Broomhall’s AM Group Homework 6.12.18

Homework is as follows and is due in next Thursday. Y5 Maths p.38-Rounding Decimals. English p.42-Commas for Lists. Y6 Maths p.36-Rounding Decimals. English p.40-Commas for Lists. Comprehension p.24- The Wind in the Willows Spellings are words with either -ei or -ie...

Gateshead Athletics Champions

After qualifying from our cluster tournament, the Year 5/6 indoor athletics team pitted themselves against 9 other Gateshead schools in the borough's final.  The pupils outdid themselves in terms of personal and collective scores, resulting in Windy Nook finishing...

Mr Hawdon’s morning class homework

This week our homework is as follows (30.11.18). Comprehension-Y6 Only- If pages 22 and 23 Maths- multiplying by 10, 100 and 1000 page 24 English – word endings – 'ant' and 'ent' pages 78 and 79 Reading Plus – two texts Conquer Maths – complete the set task Article...

Windy Nook Primary School presents: Jack and the Beansprout

Our very talented Year 6 children along with some children from Years 3, 4 and 5 (choir) would like to proudly present: Jack and the Beansprout. Our annual school pantomime is open to all parents of our school community. Please call into reception for further...

League Winners!

On Wednesday afternoon, a squad of 7 Windy Nook players competed in a football tournament at Gateshead Stadium. The competition was a league system and required every team to play each other once - the winners being decided by which team earned the most points....

We are the Champions!

An excellent effort as always from our school football team. Here they are proudly wearing their medals after successfully winning the Autumn League. Article 29: Your education should help you use and develop your talents and abilities. It should also help you learn...

Mr Hawdon’s morning class homework.

This week our homework is as follows (23.11.18). Comprehension-Y6 Only- Queen Victoria's Diary pages 20 and 21 Maths- multiplying and dividing fractions pages 22 and 23 English – word endings - the 'shus' sound pages 74 and 75 Reading Plus – two texts Conquer Maths –...

Celebrating a 100 years of WWI ending

To celebrate the 100th year anniversary of WWI ending the whole school came together to remember. Each child was asked to bring in a plastic pop bottle so the base could be cut off and decorated with red paint to create a poppy. The whole school from nursery to year 6...

Mr Hawdon’s morning class homework

This week our homework is as follows (16.11.18). Comprehension-Y6 Only- Lord of the Rings pages 18 and 19 Maths- adding and subtracting fractions pages 20 and 21 English – Prefixes – areo, micro, tele, photo and circum pages 70 and 71 Reading Plus – two texts Conquer...

Experimenting with Mobius strips

In their RE lesson this week, the Beeches discussed the idea of God as a mystery and how it can be difficult to understand the idea of God as a Trinity - the Father, Son and Holy Spirit. The children created and experimented with Mobius strips to help them understand...

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