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Welcome to Year 6

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Our Big Question this term is:

 

How long will it last?

 

                                                

During the Spring term we will be exploring renewable energy and light.

        

 

Can you remember how we can see objects around the room? 

 

 

 

'Exploring the Mass'

 

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In RE we are looking Jesus the Bread of life.

The children will study and think about the story of the Passover, how Jews celebrate the Passover, what happened at the Last Supper and reflect on what this means for us and to understand the Penitential Rite in the Mass. The children will also understand the liturgy of the word in the Mass and reflect on our participation in them. 

 

                                                      

 

 

 

The Promise

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In literacy, we are currently studying 'The Promise'. We will be exploring the different characters and how the mood changes throughout.

 

How would you feel if you were in her shoes?

How did her view of the city change throughout the story?

What was her inspiration?

Why did this inspire her?

 

 

 

 

 

 

Numeracy

Throughout the year, year 6 will be considering the question below...

 

 

We will be focusing on applying their numeracy skills to solve reasoning and real life problems. Children will deepen their

understanding of the 4 operations and how they can be applied to the world around them. One brilliant way we will be using our mathematic skills every day will be when we are spending our saves in Sutton Stores or when we are saving up in Seacombe Bank!

 

 

 

 

Can you complete my tricky maths challenge? mail

 

The Moons of Vuvv


The planet of Vuvv has 7 moons which lie spread out on one plane in a great disc round it. These Vuvvian moons all have long and confusing names so scientists usually call them by their initials: A,B,C,D,E,F and G starting from the nearest one to the planet.

When two of these moons line up with the planet it is called a 'lunar eclipse'. When three line up with the planet it is called a 'double eclipse', when four do it is a 'triple eclipse' and so on. Once in a while all seven moons line up with the planet and this is called a 'super-eclipse'.

Moon A completes a cycle round the planet in one Vuvvian year, moon B takes two years, moon C takes three years, moon D takes four years and so on.

How long is it between each 'super-eclipse' on the planet of Vuvv?

Getting creative in dance 💃🕺🏼

 

Things to remember!

 

  • Wider opps is on a Friday morning
  • Spelling test is every Friday 
  • Red reading diaries everyday

 

Don't forget to read every night and have your red books signed!

 

Want some extra practice?

Try: http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/maths/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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