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Upton Junior School

One Childhood - One Chance

Year 6

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  • 15/02/19

    "I am pleased to make your acquaintance​​​​​​​!"

    During English today, the children took on the role of the Queen and the BFG within a drama activity. They had to imagine they were talking at the window of Buckingham palace knowing when to be formal or informal. 6G took great delight in speaking using nonsense words as the BFG and also using the s...
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  • 15/02/19

    This Week in 6R

    This week began with year 6 pupils all going to see the BFG at the palace cinema down Broadstairs sea front. It was a very funny film that everyone enjoyed seeing and a great way to finish our English topic on Roald Dahl. In our English lessons, year 6 have been creating a piece of writing based...
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  • 15/02/19

    Heart Dissection!

    The squeamish out there - look away now!!  
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  • 08/02/19

    Worms in Dirt!

    In English today, we wrote a set of instructions for an alien so they could make a pudding called worms in dirt. Before we wrote the instructions, we actually made it using angel delight, oreos and gummy worms. We crushed, mixed, whisked and poured and then left them to set whilst we wrote up the se...
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  • 08/02/19

    Worms in Dirt

    In English today, we wrote a set of instructions for an alien so they could make a pudding called worms in dirt. Before we wrote the instructions, we actually made it using angel delight, oreos and gummy worms. We crushed, mixed, whisked and poured and then left them to set whilst we wrote up the se...
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  • 08/02/19

    Humans - Wow Day!

    We kicked of our new topic HUMANS with an exciting wow day! We dressed and took part in a number of activities including:  Circuit Training  CPR Training  Music - creating a human body rap song  Art - looking at the senses and how you can complete artwork in different...
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  • 08/02/19

    Number Day!

     We had a fantastic day on Number Day! We took part in a number of different practical activities in the morning with our maths groups and solved a number of problems with parents and grandparents. After lunch, it was time for topic where we investigated the following question: does exe...
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  • 08/02/19

    The Circulatory System

    Yesterday, we started looking at the circulatory system and how it works. We found out about the different chambers of the heart and how veins and arteries work to take oxygenated and deoxygenated blood around the body. We found out some fascinating facts for example blood is made by our bones! To a...
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  • 08/02/19

    This week in 6R

    We have had a great week in 6R! Using The BFG as our inspiration, we have been focusing on instructional writing in literacy, writing our own recipes for a Roald Dahl inspired Frobscottle. The recipes were creative to say the least: ranging from the ridiculously sweet & sugary to the downri...
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  • 07/02/19

    'Worm Mud Pot'

    In our English lesson today we wrote a set of instructions for an alien. Before we could write the instructions we needed to make the 'Mud Pots'. We had great fun whipping the angel delight, crushing the Oreos and mixing it altogether. We ate them whilst writing our instructions - it was gre...
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  • 07/02/19

    CIRCULATION

    During our Topic lesson today we identified and named the main parts of the human circulatory system.  Through discussion, we described the functions of the heart, blood vessels and blood. We then drew the circulatory system on T- shirts. 
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Edge End Road
Broadstairs
Kent
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