Author: Miss Prankard


St David's Day

Class 6 used their Reading lesson to take a brief nod to St David's day. They read and analysed the medieval Welsh folk tale of Gelert and enjoyed a Welsh cake at the same time! 

Posted by Miss Prankard on 2 March 2020

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Science Launch Exploring Classification

Class 6 found a break in the weather to get out into the outdoor classroom to go on a 'living thing' hunt. In teams, they were asked to list as many different species of living things as possible using the outdoor space as a point of inspiration. They then had to work together to group their items…

Posted by Miss Prankard on 28 February 2020

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Using oral rehearsal to develop our writing!

Year 6 wrote their instructions to their 'Alchemist Machine' this week. A machine designed by them that has the powerful ability to turn precious memories into gold. We took a new approach to this piece of writing by spending a morning orally rehearsing the complex instructions to our machines…

Posted by Miss Prankard on 9 February 2020

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French Food Taster Lesson!

Class 6 enjoyed their first French lesson under the new topic of food. They absolutely loved tasting a variety of French foods including: brie, brioche, croissant and other French favourites. It was a fun-filled afternoon learning about culture and we are looking forward to seeing the children use…

Posted by Miss Prankard on 29 January 2020

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New Topic Launch: Global Economy

Year 6 spent the day launching their brand new Geography topic Global Economy by having their very own 'Apprentice'-style task. The children came into school suited and booted for their 'brief': to design a brand new state of the art games console. The children were required to develop a brand…

Posted by Miss Prankard on 6 January 2020

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Year 6 SITE Project: Periscopes

Year 6 spent the final day of the Autumn term applying their recent learning of Light crossed with our topic of WW2 and how we see things to create periscopes for soldiers during the war. They spent the first part of the morning researching possible approaches to this project on the internet…

Posted by Miss Prankard on 20 December 2019

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Buddy Time: Christmas Biscuit Decorating

Year 6 ended the term with some quality time with their Class R buddies. We all enjoyed some biscuit decorating, Year 6s helped their buddies select and add festive sugar decorations to some gingerbread stars and helped them turn them into tree decorations with some ribbon. A wonderful session…

Posted by Miss Prankard on 20 December 2019

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Year 6 Grotto Visit

The festive spirit made quite an entrance this week in Bramham Primary School, starting with a wonderful visit to our very own grotto complete with snow! The children received a special gift from the big man himself - Father Christmas! We sang a song, had a chat and just had a jolly time. We had a…

Posted by Miss Prankard on 13 December 2019

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Understanding how we see things

To develop our understanding of light as part of this half term's Science topic, Class 6 tested the reflectivity of a variety of day-to-day objects. This supported our learning of how light bounces off objects in straight lines to enable us to see things, and acknowledge that some items are more…

Posted by Miss Prankard on 9 December 2019

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WW2 Showcase

Class 6 showcased their World War Two performance piece to our school and parents last week. The piece was phenomenal. The children performed a number of chereographed songs, moving poems and relevant, imaginative drama segments. They had been practising and preparing the pieces for a number of…

Posted by Miss Prankard on 2 December 2019

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WW2 Cooking Lesson

Year 6 spent the afternoon having their cookery lesson. They learnt a variety of cooking skills, including 'the claw' knife skills, peeling, grating and weighing using a mechanical spring cooking scale. The children then applied these skills to make carrot cookies following a WW2 recipe. It gave…

Posted by Miss Prankard on 21 November 2019

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Hotseating in English

Class 6 tried their hand at some hotseating to develop their evacuee characters in preparation for writing letters to their parents from their new homes following the evacuation! They developed some great back stories which will surely turn into some wonderful pieces of writing! 

Well done…

Posted by Miss Prankard on 19 November 2019

Category: Year 6

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