The Westborough School



Welcome to Class 6S

Your class teacher is

Ms Silcock

and 

Ruth Taylor, Steve Arrowsmith & Jenny Cohen 

will also be working with
Class 6S.

We have PE on

Mondays & Wednesdays

Welcome to Class 6S at the Westborough School.

Our aim is to ensure that your child's experience will be happy and successful and that they enjoy their time with us.

Happy New Year to you all! I hope you've had a good break and are ready for our next half term. Out Titanic topic was a great success and I know we all really enjoyed our class book; Kaspar Prince of Cats.

Swimming was very successful and I know a lot of you are proud of your achievements in this area. Our topic for this half term is THE GLOBE ( not the world, but the theatre renowned for showing Shakespeare's plays)

History -  The Globe- similarities/ difference and connections/ significant individuals, events and achievements/ historical enquiry

Art- Drawing (lines, marks, tone, form, texture) ; Painting/ evaluating and appreciating

Writing - narratives, assessing effectiveness of their own and other's writing, proposing changes to SPaG, performing own compositions, poetry

Reading - The Girl of Ink and Stars by Kiran Millwood Hargrave

Science - the effects of drugs and alcohol on the body/ electricity

Maths -  Missing angles and length, co-ordinates and shapes, more fractions

RE - Is it better to express your religion in arts and architecture or charity and generosity

RHE (Relationships and Health Education) - Valuing diversity and challenging discrimination and stereotypes

Music - Tudor music and dancing

French- shapes, animals, food, sayings and greetings

We incorporate oracy into our lessons and cover Spellings, Computing and PE weekly. 

Please make sure you come to school with your reading book and reading record book DAILY. You will be expected to read at home for at least 30 minutes per day. 

On PE days, please come to school with the correct uniform: blue shorts (or joggers as the weather is getting colder), white t-shirt, warm dark top & trainers/plimsoles. 

Please also bring a water bottle to school each day.

LOOKING FORWARD TO SEEING YOU ALL each day between 8.20 and 8.30

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