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  • Years 5 & 6 18.06.21

    Published 17/06/21

    During English, Courtney G wrote a poem inspired by her artwork around colour and shape based on the poem 'When the Colours Spoke' from our class book 'Cosmic Disco'.

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  • Years 5 & 6 11.06.21

    Published 10/06/21

    In Year 6, we have been studying Light as part of our science curriculum. Jamie from the Toucans has produced an information page all about Isaac Newton and his discoveries with light.

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  • Years 5 & 6 28.05.21

    Published 27/05/21

     Writing from the perspective of August from Wonder, after a traumatic experience of betrayal, Gracie from the Sharks created this diary entry as part of our work in English.

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  • Years 5 & 6 21.05.21

    Published 20/05/21

    The Wombats are currently creating phone cases as part of our DT project.  We have been learning different stitching techniques to join the fabric together.  These examples are from Victoria and Izzy in the Wombats.

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  • Years 5 & 6 14.05.21

    Published 13/05/21

    During art, Momina from the Jaguars created a pastel drawing of the Gobi Desert with her depiction of the Possibility Building and during English, she wrote a setting description to accompany this. This work was based on our class novel 'Cosmic' by Frank Cottrell Boyce.

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  • Years 5 & 6 07.05.21

    Published 06/05/21

    George from the Toucans has written a descriptive piece, using dialogue accurately, about an image from 'The Dam' by David Almond.

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  • Years 5 & 6 30.04.21

    Published 29/04/21

    Charlie from the Sharks wrote a piece of descriptive writing inspired by an illustration in 'The Dam', written by David Almond and illustrated by Levi Pinfold.  He used powerful adjectives and speech to bring the picture to life in words.  Well done Charlie!

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  • Years 5 & 6 23.04.21

    Published 22/04/21

    In art this week, The Wombats have been investigating the work of L.S Lowry.  Here is an example of the ideas that were collected in our sketch books to show the tones, textures and colours that Lowry used to create his renowned work.

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  • Years 5 & 6 16.03.21

    Published 15/04/21

    During English, Zain from the Jaguars wrote a recount of Ernest Shackleton's expedition across the Antarctic based on our book Shackleton's Journey.

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  • Years 5 & 6 26.03.21

    Published 25/03/21

    Using the final image from our recent Power of Reading Text, 'Rose Blanche', Maddie from the Toucans has created her own watercolour of the scene with an accompanying poem. She tried hard to use personification when thinking about the image and the war theme of the text.

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  • Years 5 & 6 19.03.21

    Published 18/03/21

    Lily from the Sharks made this a WW2 propaganda poster aimed at the role of women during the war as part of our work in History.

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  • Years 5 & 6 18.12.20

    Published 18/12/20

    As part of our 'British Monarchy' topic, the Sharks have been reading 'Suffragettes' by David Roberts, and thinking about the lack of equality women have suffered throughout history, even when women have been on the throne. Auriol's work shows the editing session, which takes place after we have completed a piece of writing in Year Six.  You can see some of the Year Six GPS elements, which Auriol has used effectively.  

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