Category Archives: P6

25.11.21 – This week in Primary 6A

This week in Primary 6A

Welcome back to our class blog. We will be sharing what we have been learning about this week, what we enjoyed and what we are looking forward to.

Let us tell you about our week.

Literacy:

Mahnoor- we listened to more of our class novel- Kaspar prince of cats.

Erin- we learned a new spelling rule and completed spelling tasks.

Lucas- PJ group drew the main character in their group reading book.

Georgia- we completed literacy homework.

Grace- we drew pictures from what we listened to in our Prince Kaspar book.

Mahnoor- we read in the library.

Numeracy:

Carly- we started to learn about adding money.

Callan- we compared fractions using visuals.

Karina- we played around the world as a numeracy starter.

Halle- we budgeted for a party using online supermarkets.

Carly- we played a game where we found the cheapest item.

Eilidh- we completed a textbook page on adding money.

Health and Wellbeing:

Ben- we learned how to sew with Miss Belford.

Ava- be together not the same for homework.

Anabia- morning check-in.

Emma- we played badminton ladder tournament in PE.

Tyler- we talked about how we were feeling with Miss Wright.

Other areas:

Ava- in Spanish we made a poster on everything we know so far in Spanish.

Georgia- in science we made our own boats to test if they float or sink.

Alexis- in drama we did a freeze frame from scenes about the Titanic and took pictures through a cut out of Titanic.

Mahnoor- in German we made a weather forecast.

19.11.21 This week in Primary 6A…

This week in Primary 6A

Welcome back to our class blog. We will be sharing what we have been learning about this week, what we enjoyed and what we are looking forward to.

Let us tell you about our week.

Literacy:

Callan- this week was book week.

Carly- we made a book recommendation and wrote an acrostic poem for our friends to read.

Karina- We learned a new spelling rule

Halle- we read with our P3 buddies.

Eilidh- we read our class novel Prince Kaspar.

Colton- we wrote a story all about ourselves to read to our P3 buddies.

Carly- Mrs Doherty gave us books to take home.

Numeracy:

Ava- we created a board game linking percentages, decimals and fractions.

Emma- we were learning about linking fractions, decimals and percentages.

Anabia- we played around the world as a numeracy starter.

Ben- we played sum dog.

Tyler- we completed textbook questions on decimals and fractions.

Ben- we answered riddles on decimals and fractions.

Ava- we played a team game on finding the matching pair to decimals, fractions and percentages.

Health and Wellbeing:

Emily- we met with our health and wellbeing group and made posters to put around the school.

Harvey- in PE we played net games.

Lacey- there was a superstar assembly.

William- we practiced our underarm serve in badminton.

Emily- we learned how to meditate in our RME class as we were learning about Buddhism.

Other areas:

Eilidh- in Spanish we learned how to say our birthday.

Ava- in German we revised old vocab.

William- we created portholes in our Titanic lesson.

Eilidh- we did our check in every morning.

This Week in Primary 6A

This week in Primary 6A

Welcome back to our class blog. We will be sharing what we have been learning about this week, what we enjoyed and what we are looking forward to.

Let us tell you about our week.

Literacy:

Anabia- we wrote a diary entry on entering the Titanic.

Ben- we made football strips and rules to help climate change.

Tyler- we completed our Titanic fact files.

Lily- we listened to our new class novel.

Ava- we read and discussed our group novels.

Anabia- we wrote an acrostic poem on the planet and climate change. We discussed what affects us to the most to the least in climate change and we made an iMovie about climate change.

Anabia- we answered vocabulary questions on Prince Kaspar novel.

Numeracy:

Lacey- we learned about finding quantities of a fraction.

Emily- we completed around the world numeracy starter.

William- we played an interactive fraction game.

Harvey- we completed textbook questions on finding quantity of a fraction.

Eilidh- we completed a fraction quiz game.

Health and Wellbeing:

Erin- every morning we did a morning check in to see how feeling were.

Georgia- we learned about how climate change affects us.

Lucas- we learned serves, underarm and flitch shots in badminton.

Grace- we played dodgeball in PE.

Mah noor- we discussed how we can be more sustainable.

Erin- three people went out with Mrs Wright to a wellbeing group.

Other areas:

Callan- we created an iMovie to sum up our learning of Buddhism.

Ben- we learned about body part in German and played rotation games.

Ava- we listened to P5’s assembly.

29.10.21 – This week in Primary 6A

This week in Primary 6A

Welcome back to our class blog. We will be sharing what we have been learning about this week, what we enjoyed and what we are looking forward to.

Let us tell you about our week.

Literacy:

Erin- we are learning a new spelling rule.

Georgia- we were learning how to use apostrophes correctly.

Grace- we followed a tutorial on how to draw a haunted house.

Lucas- we wrote a story describing a haunted house.

Mahnoor- read more of personal books.

Georgia- introduced new class novel.

Lucas- we predicted what was going to happen in our new class novel.

Georgia- we answered questions from Halloween placemats.

Numeracy:

Callan- we learned what tessellation was and created our own.

Carly- we started to learn about long division.

Halle- we completed our mental math challenge.

Karina- we created 3D shapes out of straws.

Colton- we were learning about the nets of 3D shapes.

Callen- we created our own pictures out of polygon shapes.

Carly- we revised short division.

We made 3D shapes out of paper following their net template.

Health and Wellbeing:

Ben- Ben and Emily completed cross country.

Ava- we made a Halloween menu using foods from all five food groups.

Tyler- in PE, we played king of the court and badminton.

Lily- Health and wellbeing group had a meeting.

Ava- we completed a questionnaire on 100 youth voices.

Other areas:

Mahnoor- we had a German lesson revising everything we know.

Georgia- we continued watercolour with Miss Belford.

Ava- we watched P5LD in assembly.

Alexis- we organised pictures into chronological order in a Titanic rotation.

Ava- We dressed up in Halloween costumes.

Mahnoor- we completed Titanic rotations.

This week in Primary 6/7…

Hi everybody, we had quite a fun and busy week back.

Monday: On Monday we had P.E. In P.E. We were playing tennis. In our class we had Mrs-Divine-Watt. In maths we did mental maths questions, it was hard be we all through it in the end. We read our class novel called “The Explorer” and we took turns reading pages.  People found it really interesting. We did a Halloween quiz and found the answer. It was confusing at first but it got easier as we got it in the end! We had some of our classmates’ old teacher.

 

Tuesday: We did literacy reading for about 10 minutes and we enjoyed it. We had a break, after we had numeracy a.k.a mental maths we did a maths Halloween mosaic turns out it was a haunted mansion. We also did a job on amazon animals and made posters about them. The animals were sloths,snakes,birds,frogs and jaguar!  

 

Wednesday: On Wednesday morning we did some mental maths, usually we have adding questions and multiplying . After break we had our class novel. Our class novel is called “The Explorer” . I really enjoyed it because I got to read aloud to the class (Tyler).

Then later in the day we headed down stairs to our buddies class we watched a video called the day the colours mixed it was about the primary colours. Red was very angry, blue was too cool and yellow was bright. They ended up in an argument so they painted over their building with  blue, yellow, red but two fell in love and made new colours. 

 

Thursday : On Thursday we did literacy in the morning with Miss Gillon, and then we went to P.E. In P.E. We played a game where we had a cone and we would throw a ball to our partner who would catch it in their cone. After break we did mental maths, practised partitioning and then we had lunch. After lunch we did art using oil pastels. Our artwork was based on Lois Jones to recognise Black history Month.

 

Today we did maths rotations, with board games and iPad. We also looked at french fruits and vegetables in French and we did our weekly round up quiz.   

 

Highlights of the week

Pe – Innes, Callum  getting a storybook- Murray

22.10.21 – this week in Primary 6A

This week in Primary 6A

Welcome back to our class blog. We will be sharing what we have been learning about this week, what we enjoyed and what we are looking forward to.

Let us tell you about our week.

Literacy:

Carly- We wrote our bird acrostic poems in a presentable way.

Callan- we learned a new spelling rule.

Colton- we did reading activities

Karina- we wrote our holiday news.

Halle- we learned how to use commas correctly.

Carly- we learned about the 8 fold path.

Numeracy:

Ava- We made a board game on our shape learning.

Emma- we used compasses to make a circle.

Tyler- we used sketchio to make shapes.

Ben- we did mental multiplication.

Lily- we played sum dog and got given tasks.

Anabia- we learned about diameter, radius and circumference of a circle.

Anabia- we completed a table on shapes identifying their edges, angles and parallel lines.

Tyler- we used straws to make 2D and 3D shapes. We drew a picture only using polygon shapes.

Health and Wellbeing:

Alexis- we played dodgeball in PE.

William- Miss Clarkson changed PE to get 10 mins of dodgeball on Friday if we are good on Monday.

Lacey- in assembly we talked about resilience.

Harvey- boys vs girls challenge in dodgeball.

Jason- Emily and Ben completed their cross country run.

Other areas:

Callan- we are going to start German again.

Callan- we have been finishing our RME posters on the 4 noble truths.

Callan- we learned about the 8 fold path.

Anabia- we listened to the assembly.

Anabia- we finished our climate justice posters.

Ava- we did the German dates and birthdays this week.

Lily- Mrs Wright took the Health and wellbeing group.

Jason- we choose the reading leaders.

Anabia- Callan beat the whole class in the numeracy challenge.

Primary 6/7 Blog – Week beginning 4th of October

Welcome to P6/7’s Class Blog.

 

This week we had a class discussion and Katherine and Rebekah kindly summarised our thoughts.

 

Monday: On Monday we had p.e. with our p.e teacher Miss Clarkson. In p.e we played football. We got to choose between rugby and football and most of us chose football. In maths we did murder mystery problem solving. It was so fun!!


Tuesday: On Tuesday we had Miss Belford again. In maths we finished the murder mystery problem solving.

 

Wednesday: On Wednesday we learned about black history month with Miss Gillon and watched some videos about Mary Seacole then we drew and wrote a timeline about her.

 

Thursday: On Thursdays we had Miss Jacobs. We created illusion artwork using line and colour.

 

Friday: On Friday, we went to see our buddies for golden time and we did some art which was watercolour painting or drawing and colouring picture. 

Thank you for reading out blog!

08.10.21 – This week in Primary 6A

This week in Primary 6A

Welcome back to our class blog. We will be sharing what we have been learning about this week, what we enjoyed and what we are looking forward to.

Let us tell you about our week.

Literacy:

Jason- We did spelling lists.

Alexis- we read our group reading books.

Emily- we went to the library to get new books and read them.

Harvey- we learned to use openers with Mr. Mathis.

Lacey- We found smaller words from a big word.

William- on national poetry day we wrote acrostic poems about birds from the lost words.

Emily- we completed our water colour birds from the lost words.

Numeracy:

Erin- we were doing adding and subtracting mentally, in written form and with chimney sums.

Jamie- Lee- we did sum dog.

Mahnoor- we completed our multiplication challenge.

Jamie-Lee- we played around the world. We did fast finishers.

Erin- Countdown number talk.

Health and Wellbeing:

Tyler- the P7s came and talked about climate justice.

Ava- some people went to a group with Miss Wright.

Ben- we played rugby and dodgeball in PE.

Emma- We wrote about our safe person.

Anabia- we did our community group donations.

Lily- we learned about period poverty.

Eilidh- daily feelings check in.

Other areas:

Emily- we made our climate justice posters.

Karina- We learned how to answer how are you in Spanish.

Ava- Resilient selfies with Mr O’Connell.

Colton- Dodgeball in PE.

Callan- we did class blog.

01.10.21 – This week in Primary 6A

This week in Primary 6A

Welcome back to our class blog. We will be sharing what we have been learning about this week, what we enjoyed and what we are looking forward to.

Let us tell you about our week.

Literacy:

Tyler – We have been revising our use of punctuation – commas, capital letters and full stops.

Emma – We have been learning about synonyms with the lost words book.

Ava – In Miss Crawford’s lesson we wrote about our safe person.

Lily – We listened to more of the Lost words.

We continued reading our personal novels.

We completed a spelling check-up

Anabia – We started creating bird pictures from the lost words.

We answered bloom’s questions about our group reading book.

Some people finished our poems.

Tyler – We wrote letters to our local MSP to discuss things we are worried about.

Emma – we had group discussions about our reading books.

Ava – We designed WoW posters.

We went to the library

Lily – some people revised synonyms and antonyms using ipad games.

Numeracy:

Callan – In the orange group we were rounding to 2 decimal points.

We created our own board games on rounding.

We completed the mental maths challenge.

Halle– we played around the world for a numeracy starter.

Karina – We played numeracy board games to help us to answer word problems.

Colton – we voted for a new numeracy ninja.

Eilidh – we used textbooks to try out our new learning.

Anabia – In the orange groups we were learning to add with decimals.

Karina – we played rocket rounding.

Health and Wellbeing:

Lucas – in PE we competed in cross country trials.

Jamie- Lee – we are starting walk to school month.

We were painting birds and listening to calming music.

Georgia – Miss Crawford taught us about being safe.

Grace – we continued learning about Skipper.

Eilidh – this morning we had a superstar assembly

  • We got results back from the cross country trials.

Emily – we created posters to motivate others to walk to school.

This Week in P6/7

This week in p6/7 was a fantastic week!!

Monday: In literacy, we did climate change /justice rotations, some of the rotations were climate justice posters, Haboons story, etc. I loved making the posters in maths. We did math sheets, Sumdog games, maths games, and more!!

Thursday: On Thursday we had a tour of the Westminster parliament and got to ask questions to our MP. 

Friday: On Friday morning we had a french cafe and we were the waiters and M was the best waiter he got loads of great reviews. We were learning to share while speaking in French. The next cafe will be a German Cafe.

Highlights of the week 

*Buddies! 

*French Cafe

*Parliament Tour

 

Written by class Blog Team