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This half term we will learning more about The Vikings. We will be learning about Viking raids and will be checking if available evidence offers a balanced view. The children will also be learning more about Viking life and why they travelled across Europe, which will involve some map work, as well as learning all about King Alfred and some famous Vikings, such as Eric the Red.
WC 11th February 2019
We have had a really busy week this week. An ambulance came to visit as part of our Hopwood Heroes Week. We have been investigating volume of 3D shapes using multilink cubes and we watched a DVD on Wednesday night!
W/C 4th February
In science, we carried out an investigation into how our digestive system works.
W/C 28th January 2019
This week we took part in a market place activity to learn even more about our Viking topic.
W/C 21st January
We had great fun at Heywood Sports Village taking part in gymnastics.
Y6 children led the rest of the school in a range of playground games.
W/C 7th January 2019
We took place in a market place activity, where we worked as part of a group. First we read information based on one aspect of the Vikings, we then presented the information in a poster with a limit of 20 words. Using this poster, one of us stayed and shared the information with the other groups, whilst the rest of us rotated around the classroom finding our about other Viking areas.
W/C 10th December 2018
Class 13 enjoyed making buzz the wire games in DT.
W/C 3rd December 2018
This week Class 13 really loved their PE sessions at Heywood Sports Centre.
W/C 26th November 2018
This week we had a visitor come to Y6 who explained what life was like for a soldier. He taught us more about 'morning hate', and showed us some replica WW1 artefacts.
W/C 19th November 2018
This week we had a WW1 play visit the school. We learnt more about how the war started and how both the soldier fighting and his family back at home might have felt.
W/C 12th November 2018
We took part in the Year 6 Spelling Bee Competition.
W/C 5th November 2018
Today in maths we worked in small groups to solve STOPs word problems.
W/C 29th October 2018
We have had a really busy week in Y6. This week we started our PIPs presentations and learnt more about karate, Chelsea football club and Florida. We have also been producing some fantastic homework.
W/C 15th October 2018
We had a great time when our parents came into school for the learning together session. As our theme is WWI, we created a dramatic scene using paint and black card.
W/C 8th October 2018
This week Y6 loved using the spin bikes at Heywood Sports Village.
We had a great time at Crucial Crew, finding out important safety information.
W/C 24th September 2018
We have had a busy week this week. On Tuesday we had a scientist visit to teach us more about our science theme light and on Thursday we took part in a Gamelan drum day, where we all learnt how to play the musical instruments.
W/C 17th September 2018 - Wk 3
This week Y6 had their first week doing PE at Heywood Sports Village. They played basketball, football and played some games.
W/C 10th September 2018 - Wk 2
This week Y6 visited PGL. We tried lots of different activities and really enjoyed ourselves.