Archive for April, 2016

Amazing poetry!

Today we read a poem about a refugee who was fed up of just being labelled a ‘refugee’

We then thought about other labels people get where actually they do a lot more than their ‘label’ would suggest! The result was the children writing some AMAZING poems about their family, pets and friends. The following are a picture of the poems with a recording attached of the author reading them out …

Brodie:

Grace:

Kelsey:

Danny:

Mason:

Ella:

Charlie:

Eleanor:

Dylan:

Jack:

Harry:

James:

Rachael:

Megan:

Jamie:

Harvey:

Kai:

Zara:

Rio:

Molly:

Jenson:

Ben:

Tristan:

Links about rationing

Here are some links to give you information about rationing during and after WW2

Link 1 (general information)

Link 2 (shows typical rations list)

Link 3 (lots of posters about rationing)

Make notes for your leaflet you are going to make

Cricket!

Assigned Pupils : 6Q

Reema

Here is some information about Reema who is a Syrian refugee:

Link 1

Link 2

Election 2016! Make your vote!

Election candidates

PGL video!

Thanks to Mr Curtis for making this amazing video for all of us to remember the amazing PGL trip!

PGL 2016 from Mr Curtis on Vimeo.

Some maths problems!

Here are some maths problems for you to complete in your book if you finish the multiplication and division problems

Cycling squares

A dice game

This one is a game you can play in pairs or more. Please play game 4 or 5 since we are focussing on multiplication and division

Links about air raids with key questions

Underneath each group of links are a couple of key questions to help you think about the information. Answer these in your jotter…

Blackout warning poster 1

Blackout warning poster 2

Blackout warning poster 3

Key questions: What were the important things to remember in a black out

Why was the blackout so important?

Inside an air raid shelter

Outside of an air raid shelter

Labelled diagram of an air raid shelter

Key questions: What do you think it would have been like to be in an air raid shelter?

Do you think they look safe?

Stories from a tube station shelter

General information about the blitz

Take notes in your jotter on this information about the Blitz