Another action packed week at school.
Lots of nominations for amazing reasons - determination, positivity, poetry writing, sporting talent, encouragement!
Well done -Year 6!
Thank you so much for all your wonderfully kind and generous donations towards the Year 6 'Colour Dash'. We've been blown away by the money raised and we are excited to make sure that the final weeks at Prospect Hill Junior School will be remembered for a long time to come.
Through our sponsored event, the grand total raised is...
Please see the video below to enjoy the 'Colour Dash', where the staff certainly had as much fun as the children!
Well done to the children who were nominated for a Marvellous Me this week.
Lots of wonderful reasons - positivity, determination, singing talent, maturity and kindness!
Year 6 RSE Day
Exclusive Year 6 Event - RSVP by Monday 5th July!
Year 6 – Design Technology Project
Please can your child bring in a plain white t-shirt that we will use for a tie dye project at school.
This t-shirt will be used for year 6 events too.
Please can they bring the t-shirt in to school by Monday 28th June 2021.
Thank you Team 6
YEAR 6 YOU WERE AMAZING!
WE LOVED THE TEAM SPIRIT, ENERGY AND ENTHUSIASM!
WE ARE VERY PROUD OF ALL OF YOU!
Marvellous Me Merits!!
Well Done to our amazing Marvellous Me Merit winners this week! Nominated by their class and their teachers, these children have shown wonderful commitment towards their learning and overall approach to school life!
They demonstrate many of the attributes linked to our P.R.O.U.D. values.
Well done to all!
Times Tables Rock Star Day ...
The children and staff have had lots of fun today! We have launched our new exciting Math's project and spent lots of time being
A wonderful way to end the half term year 6!.
You are all ROCK STARS!
Wow year 6, another amazing week of homework - we have put on some of the wonderful illustrations, super workouts, relaxing yoga glows and excellent family history projects.
1 more week of submitting for this half term - firstname.lastname@example.org
by Thursday 27th May 2021.
TIMES TABLES ROCK DAY - THURSDAY 27th MAY 2021
It is time to be a rock star, show your rockability and come to school ready for the battle of all rockbands! Year 6 we are very excited about launching our new project and we hope that you will all take on the Rockstar challenge!
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So many amazing Marvellous Me nominations this week - Well done to all the children above.
They have been recognised for their determination, confidence, resilience and for being exceptional role models!
This week has been Mental Health Week - Connecting to Nature
The children all have their sunflower of HOPE to nurture and grow at home, we cannot wait to see how much they grow over the summer term.
Below is this weeks showcase, this is a selection of illustrations, well-being activities and family history.
Well done Year 6 - Keep up the great work.
Don't forget next week is our Chocolate Project - please bring in extra ingredients for Monday 17th May 2021
This week the following children were nominated for an award.
resilience, positivity, determination and commitment to learning were some of the amazing reasons this week!
Homework Showcase -Friday 7th May 2021
Thank you Year 6 for another fantastic week!
We have been amazed in the development of your swimming and cricket skills and have been blown away by your efforts learning about the mean in maths, perfect tenses in English and the heart in Science.
Our showcase this week displays your fantastic illustrator art work and your excellent creation of relaxation routines to support your physical and mental wellbeing.
Keep up the excellent work,
Mr Hind and Miss Savage
This week the children were nominated for a great range of reasons.
We are celebrating creativity, sporting achievements, kindness and positivity - well done year 6!
Another action packed week for year 6! We have been very creative and made some amazing Mayan masks, become fraction experts and have learnt lots of new punctuation and grammar knowledge!
Well done to everyone that has submitted their weekly homework - we have included a selection of History and Illustrator homework. We will be using all the questions that you have sent in, during transition lessons.
Next homework task needs to be submitted THURSDAY 6th MAY by noon, email@example.com
These children have been nominated for a Marvellous Me Merit.
Well done to all of you!
YEAR 6 HOMEWORK
- Please see the table below, for information about the homework
- The submission date is now every THURSDAY
- Please send to the year 6 email firstname.lastname@example.org
- A different task is to be completed weekly
This week the following children have been nominated for a
MARVELLOUS ME MERIT from the class and teachers.
Well done to all the children - lots of great reasons and badges awarded!
Keep ups the AMAZING work year 6
St George's Day
Today the children have learnt about St George.
Final Showcase - Thursday 1st April 2021
As we reach the final showcase of the term, we cannot put in to words how proud we are of all our Year 6 pupils and the resilience and determination they have shown throughout this term! They have worked tirelessly with their remote learning, contributed brilliantly towards our Google Meet sessions and returned to school and shown how mature and hardworking they are and that they can tackle all challenges that come their way.
This week we have thoroughly enjoyed Mayan food tasting, mastering our percentage mapping tool, exploring Toki's village in English and finalising with our wonderful Easter Carnival day.
We are proud to share some more of their homework and we think they all deserve a fabulous holiday, a well deserved rest and we can't wait to enjoy their final term of Prospect with them.
Enjoy the break,
Year 6 Team
Friday 26th March - Homework Showcase
Another show-stopping week for Year 6! We have loved continuing our Mayan journey. You have showed excellent team work, explored your inner warrior and become innovative agricultural experts.
The showcase below includes some of our fantastic homework. We have well written story openers, creative new game ideas and demonstrations (which we can't wait to play) and more stunning Mayan artwork.
Enjoy the showcase and videos below and don't forget to scroll further down to see this week's Marvellous Me Merit recipients.
Mr Hind and Miss Savage
Game Design 2.mp4
Game Design 3.mp4
Story Opener Digital Reading.mp4
This week the following children have been nominated by the class and teacher.
Well done for earning a Marvellous Me Merit.
Homework Showcase - Friday 18th March 2021
We have been absolutely amazed by the quality and variety of the artwork sent in this week! We have also been transported to the rainforest with well thought out story openers, where the vocabulary choices have been fantastic. More maths calculations have been completed too. Additionally, we have received our first ball game design - compete with video demonstration.
Enjoy the slideshow and video below.
Take care and have a lovely weekend, Mr Hind and Miss Savage
Ball Game Design.mp4
These children have all been nominated for a Marvellous Me Merit
by the teacher and the class this week.
THIS WEEK THE FOLLOWING CHILDREN, GOT A MARVELLOUS ME, FROM THE CLASS AND TEACHER!
YEAR 6 HOMEWORK
Final Homework Showcase 2020
As we reach the final homework showcase of 2020, we can't thank the children and parents enough for all their hard work and creativity towards the tasks that have been set.
Next week, we can sit back have our homework celebration in school and award certificates and treats for all the effort that has been put in.
Thank you again and enjoy the slideshow and videos below:
Homework Showcase - Friday 4th December 2020
What a wonderful week we've had in Year 6, which has finished in a very festive manner with Elves everywhere! Our MAF advent calendar has taught us about the wonderful work they do in supplying different types of aid all around the world - we can't wait to learn more about them as we count down to Christmas.
We finished our CHALLENGING DT project, with the children using their knowledge of circuits and electronics, which they've incorporated into their their own products.
We received more of your fantastic homework, which can be seen in the showcase below:
Homework Showcase - Friday 27th November 2020
This week we have been able to learn about the Pilgrim Fathers and why Thanksgiving is celebrated in the US. We enjoyed making lanterns to light on Thursday as a sign of 'Hope', 'Thankfulness' and 'Solidarity' - all of which are very relevant today!
We have received wonderful work throughout the week and some of our pupils have already completed ALL pieces of homework from the half-termly tasks - a great effort indeed!
Please enjoy the showcase below:
Homework Showcase - Friday 20th November 2020
We have been delighted to receive many videos and images of your homework this week. Rationing baking has seen many of you trying carrot cookies and sweet potato chocolate spread; artwork has showcased digital skills again and how well you can use the artistic style of Henry Moore within your work and many more examples of your impressive talents, skills and hobbies.
Keep up the good work and enjoy the showcase below...
Homework Showcase - Friday 13th November 2020
Another wonderful week of homework submitted and it's excellent to see many of you pushing yourselves with the amount of work you are completing! Hopefully we can have even more of you reaching all 8 pieces by the end of the half term!
This week, we've been amazed by your artistic skills (both hand creations and digital), your baking skills to experiment with war time rationing recipes and not to mention your progressing maths and reading skills!
Every week, we get to learn more about you as you share with us your hobbies, well being activities and your favourite books and author.
Keep up the great work and enjoy the showcase below:
What an amazing range of homework- we have loved seeing the Art, P.E, Food Technology, Reading and of course the Science experiments!
We are very impressed with the Brain training calculations and Reading comprehension - you are making everyone in year 6 very PROUD!
Keep up the super work and keep sending it in by Friday each week!
We have showcased some of the work we have received this week....
Autumn 2 -Homework
We were totally AMAZED by your homework last half term - we cannot wait to see what you do next...
We have set a range of tasks for you to complete weekly! You can choose the order to complete them in, a minimum of 5.
Please submit by Friday morning each week using the school email: email@example.com.
Then we can showcase on a Friday afternoon, for you all to see!
Homework Celebration Afternoon!
To celebrate the wonderful effort from the children this half term with their homework, the children who have completed 5 or more of their homework tasks received a certificate and a treat.
For all those children who went over the expected 5 homeworks, they were awarded a team point for each piece of homework above the 5 expected!
We have been very impressed by the effort and thank the children as well as people at home who have supported the children in completing their work.
We are looking forward to the next half term, when we set our new tasks for the children to choose from.
Thanks again and enjoy a well deserved half term break.
The Year 6 Team
Homework Showcase Friday 9th October 2020
As we approach the end of our first half term in year 6, we can only thank the children for all their hard work during their homework tasks. We have been blown away by your presentation creativity, your personal interests, amazing talents and your forever growing confidence when recording videos to read, explain or showcase your work!
We can't wait to celebrate your homework successes next week and begin to prepare the next half term's tasks, to watch you tackle those head on, as you have everything so far.
Please see the slideshow and videos below, to see exactly what we mean...
Homework Showcase Friday 2nd October 2020
As we have entered our 3rd week of homework, we are loving seeing how hard you are working in and out of school! The practical experiments are wonderful to see and we especially like your wellbeing images and videos to help us learn more about you!
Keep up the good work...
Homework Showcase Friday 25th September 2020
Wow, Wow, Wow! We have been absolutely blown away by the effort put into our second week of Year 6 homework. We have received more evidence to show how hard you are working at the tasks for this half term and we're loving seeing how some of you choose to relax and keep yourselves mentally and physically healthy!
We have enjoyed reading all your story openers, seeing how you've calculated your maths answers and your presentation skills are fantastic too - both written, digitally created and presented.
Keep up the good work!
Below are some of the wonderful images and videos we have had this week...
Homework Showcase Friday 18th September 2020
Thank you Year 6 for all your amazing efforts this week! We have seen a wonderful range of work being completed and have loved seeing your photos and videos. We have seen proof of future scientists, historians, mathematicians and writer. We can't wait for next week to see what you'll do next...
Please see the slideshow below to see only some of the amazing work we've had:
Welcome to Year 6 - Autumn Term 1 2020
Please find below all the homework tasks for you to choose from for the first half term. You can choose 1 task a week to complete and email pictures of your work to the year 6 email address to be showcased on the website on a Friday. Every child will be sent home with a paper copy of their tasks.
The first homework is due in by Friday 16th September 2020 by midday.
This will enable the year 6 teachers to track homework and showcase the children's amazing work and effort.
The email address is: firstname.lastname@example.org
At the end of the half term, we will have a celebration of the effort put in by the children throughout the half term.
Good luck and we can't wait to see your results,
Mr Hind and Miss Savage
Attack on All Fronts
Welcome to Year 6!
We are really looking forward to studying our new Topic - Attack on All Fronts!
We will be looking at all aspects of World War 2, through a broad range of curriculum areas.
Our year group text is Letters from the Lighthouse by Emma Carroll, this book is linked to our year group topic.
Over the term we will-
- See how the War impacted on the local area and globally
- Study key dates in history surrounding World War 2
- Find out about the lives of people and how the war impacted on their lives forever
- We will be developing our Historical and Geographical skills and knowledge