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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