This week in P6A we have been creating tribal masks for our topic, the Rainforest. We used paper mâché and paint to decorate our artwork.
In P.E. we made up our own versions of the Haka which we will perform with our masks next week.
On Monday we thought about ‘food miles’ – how far our food has to travel to reach our plate. As part of this we sampled some delicacies from the Rainforest!
In literacy we have been practicing quotation marks in our writing and doing activities to help us with them.
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It has been another very busy week in P6A. In maths, we revisited multiplying and dividing numbers by 100 and explored the place value of each number in a decimal fraction. Those working on the chilli challenge began to use our knowledge of square numbers to find the square root. We explored how Louis Sachar uses [...]
In writing we have been developing our persuasive techniques by creating a sales pitch for our enterprise ideas! We really enjoyed using rhetorical questions and emotive language. On Wednesday we will give a presentation, using these ideas, to ‘The Dragons’. Our focus in numeracy this week has been mixed numbers and improper fractions. To do [...]