Tower

Welcome all Year 6 parents and pupils.

This is just a little bit of information about what's going on in Tower Bridge.  I am Miss Handley, the Year 6 class teacher and our TAs are Mrs Thambiayah and Mrs Ancel.

Important information:

  • Monday-Comprehension homework
  • Tuesday-Swimming, writing journal homework
  • Wednesday 
  • Thursday-Mathletics homework
  • Friday-Fiction express

Week beginning 14th June 2021

June 13, 2021

Welcome to Computing and DT Week (Part 2)!

Computing Research Degrees - PhD - 2021/22 Entry | Birmingham City University

This week, during our foundation lessons, Tower Class will be embarking on an exciting Computing project entitled ‘We are Travel Writers’.

In QE2 Class, we shall be starting our DT project of designing, creating and evaluating our own pop-up books!

Pop-ups: A “movable” feast of deliciously dazzling books

 

Our learning objectives this week are:

English – This week, we shall be applying for a job on Shackleton’s crew. We shall be looking at CVs and writing our own personal statements. Then, we shall be taking part in job interviews. Hopefully, we are successful!

Class reading book – This week, brings our class read to an end.

Orange for the Sunsets: Amazon.co.uk: Athaide, Tina: Books

 

Maths – We shall be looking at statistics this week – specifically pie charts and line graphs.

Science – This week, we shall be learning about how animals adapt to suit and survive in their environment.

RE – We shall start learning and designing our art project, as part of Croydon’s ‘Spirited Arts’ competition.
PE

QE2 – Tuesdays and Thursdays

Tower – Tuesdays and Wednesdays

Please remember to wear your full PE kit on days that you have a PE lesson.

 

 

 

Week beginning 7th June 2021

June 8, 2021

Sports Week (TV Series 2016– ) - IMDb

This week, to celebrate Sports Week we shall be promoting how to live a healthy lifestyle. We will be completing a range of activities associated with this.

Our learning objectives this week are:

English

We shall be researching Shackleton’s crew and writing and editing our fact files. We shall be looking at applying for a job aboard the ship.

Class reading book – 

Orange for the Sunsets: Amazon.co.uk: Athaide, Tina: Books

 

Maths – We shall be finishing long division this week.

Science – We shall be looking at Darwin’s finches and conducting an investigation to find out which tool (simulating finches’ beaks) is the most appropriate for a task (transporting food) and why.

PE

QE2 – will need to wear their PE kits on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday this week.

Tower – will need to wear their PE kits on Tuesday and Friday this week.

Please remember to wear your full PE kit on days that you have a PE lesson.

History – We shall be starting our new topic about the Kingdom of Benin. In this lesson, we will be looking at the chronology of different civilisations throughout history.

 

Key dates – 

11th June – Sports afternoon