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Upton Junior School

One Childhood - One Chance

Year 6 18/19

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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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  • 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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Edge End Road
Broadstairs
Kent
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