Welcome to Team TCP's Year 6 Class Page
We are an enthusiastic, hard working and resilient class who are really proud of being role models for the rest of the school. We all have a prefect job during the year which helps the school run smoothly and we like nothing more than helping the younger children. We are keen to take on the challenge of year six and develop our skills so we are ready for high school.
This year our teacher is Mrs M Smith, other adults who work with our year six team are Mrs Bradley, Mrs Knowles, Mrs Nelson, Mrs Ng, Miss Iddon, Mrs Cookson and Mrs Edwards.
Our themes for this year include: Survival, Britten's got talent, Heroes and Villains, Super Sleuth, and, Oh! I do like to be beside the seaside.
We start the week with swimming lessons at Tarleton Academy on Monday mornings; we are perfecting our strokes and learning vital water safety skills.
We have an exciting October ahead when many of us will be attending our yearly residential trip to France. Whilst there, we will visit World War I battlefields, sample some French cuisine, visit a snail farm and boulangerie and converse with the locals.
We are looking forward to a truly successful year and know that with support from our parents with reading, spellings, times table practice and MyMaths, we will all be able to achieve our full potential.
We hope you enjoy sharing our learning journey!
Our topic this half term is survival. We have been learning about the amazing work of Charles Darwin and Mary Anning. We've even written Charles Darwin's biography.
In our theme lessons, we have been learning all about natural selection and 'survival of the fittest'. We took part in a bird beak buffet - we each had a different type of beak and had to collect a variety of food. We discussed which beaks were suited to which food and how was most likely to survive. We even designed our own beaks and considered the design of bird's legs!
What we will be learning to do this year?
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