P6W Learning Week beginning 4.12.17

It has been another very busy week of learning in P6W!


  • Contributing to discussions linked to our group and class novels.
  • Listening to the thoughts and opinions of others.
  • Idenyifying character traits and finding evidence to support our choices.
  • Developing reading skills including vocabulary building and summarising.
  • Developing our editing skills.
  • Identifying how we can improve our writing, including using a variety of openers, ambitious vocabulary and short, punchy sentences.
  • Spelling words ending in ‘or’.
  • Creating a factfile.
  • Exploring the use of fashbacks in a story.


  • Using our knowledge of place value to partition addition and multiplication calculations.
  • Using brackets to show our thinking.
  • Showing our thinking in several steps.
  • Developing our recall of addition and multiplication facts.
  • Using our knowledge of division to make ‘traditional’ calculations.


  • Creating texture using a layering technique.
  • Developing our knowledge of the moon.
  • Developing our research skills.
  • Developing our Thinking Skills.

Health and Wellbeing

  • Developing skills needed for basketball.
  • Developing resilience.
  • Contributing to team tasks.