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Upton Junior School

One Childhood - One Chance

Year 6

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  • 05/04/19

    Easter in 6B

    On Friday, we had a fantastic time looking at all the wonderfully creative Easter Bonnets made. After that, we took part in an amazing Easter Egg Hunt! The clues were very tricky but we managed to solve all 20 of them to release the chocolate eggs. 
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  • 30/03/19

    Blue House Assembly

    On Tuesday, we met with the other blue classes in the school and shared our love of reading. We each took a book we love to read and discussed what we love to read and why we love reading. Then we got into groups - a couple of children from each year group. Whilst in the groups, we read extracts fro...
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  • 30/03/19

    6B - Easter Cracked

    We visited Queen's Road Baptist Church on Wednesday 27th March where we were welcomed by Rhodri. Throughout the afternoon, we learnt all about the Easter Story and took part in a number of activities. We also used clues round the room to summarise the Easter Story and then we made Easter nests w...
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  • 15/03/19

    This week in 6R

    Another busy week in 6R! The week started with tests and the whole class did themselves so proud, showing off just how hard they have worked this year and the progress they are making. With Book Week over, we have returned to reading Kensuke's Kingdom and the book is really starting to get excit...
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  • 14/03/19

    Rainbow Fish 6Y

    During book week, we immersed ourselves into the book Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister.  In English we created a poem and a persuasive letter based on the Rainbow Fish. In topic we created a fact file of Rainbow Fish. In art we created our own Rainbow fish made out of clay and created a...
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  • 03/03/19

    Kensuke's Kingdom

    This week, 6G began reading the new text for the term. They worked through many skills within reading comprehension activities and worked up to answering 2/3 mark questions including those which asked what the purpose of punctuation within the sentence was. Excellent discussions have taken place and...
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  • 01/03/19

    This week in 6R

    This week, 6R started our new book – Kensuke’s Kingdom. It is a story (by author Michael Morpurgo) about a young boy called Michael who sets off on a trip around the world with his parents, but ends up getting stranded on a deserted island - or so it seems. We have just got to the p...
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  • 01/03/19

    English in 6Y

    This week we started reading Kenzuke's Kingdom. We predicted, questioned and clarified before we wrote the story opening in different styles. We really wanted to hook the reader and so wrote a setting opener, dialogue opener and action opener. Some children even wrote from a diffe...
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  • 26/02/19

    Angles and Nets

    This week in maths we have been looking at angles and nets. On Monday, we went outside to find different types of angles within the school setting. We were able to find examples of obtuse, acute, reflex and right angles. Look through the pictures to see what we found and where.  On Tuesday a...
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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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Upton Junior School
Edge End Road
Broadstairs
Kent
CT10 2AH

(01843) 861393