Category: Year 5/6
Imagine seeing these beautiful Easter Trees around Llanidloes. One of our families have been busy learning about a tradition from Austria and Germany. If you are lucky to have a garden, or countryside to enjoy during your daily exercise, why not gather some of the beautiful offerings of Spring flowers and bring them into your… Read more »
Can you beat Mrs Stead’s score? This chocolate rabbit began a 6m journey with a speed of 22 seconds. With a bit of modification to reduce friction, it reached a distance of 6m in 4 seconds! Can you beat this speed? You will need to choose a zipwire material – I used rough garden twine,… Read more »
Take a peek at our local Osprey nest. The Osprey arrived yesterday all the way from Gambia – can you locate that on a world map? Here’s a challenge – which countries do you think the Osprey flew over to arrive here at the Clywedog? This Osprey is 8 years old. Which year was she… Read more »
Some suggested activities for children in Y5/6 during the period of school closure.
Our topic theme is Castles. In other subjects, we are looking at; Spreadsheets in IT, Art focussing on the Urdd topics. English preparing to enter the bookslam competition along with the 500 words Radio 2 competition.
The children have been busy identifying countries that celebrate Chinese New Year in preparation for our class assembly tomorrow.
Genius hour. An hour a week where the children can complete a project about anything they are interested in. Here are some pictures of their presentations to the class.
Mercury looks like the moon, I don’t think I will visit it any time soon, It is the closest planet to the sun, Venus is its nearest chum