Puffin Class

Welcome to Puffin Class! 

We are all looking forward to having a great year! On this page you will find out what we will be learning each term, as well as some important information. Puffin class is taught by Miss McNab. Our teaching assistants are Mrs Schwarz and Mrs Shoker.

 

Our PE days are Tuesdays (outdoor PE) and Friday (outdoor PE).  Please can you make sure your child has a full PE kit that they keep in school.

 

Term 6

This term Y5 and 6 performed Cinderella by Roald Dahl. Have a look at some of the pictures of the performance. 

Cinderella play Y5/6

 

Our topic this term is Beast Creator! We will be learning about minibeasts and their importance to the environment. Have a look at some of the pictures below of our hook day. We collected minibeasts, did a scavenger hunt, made a mini world and painted some minibeasts. 

 

Y5/6 Beast Creator Hook Day

 

See below for more information: 

Parent letter- Beast Creator

Jigsaw homework- Term 6  

Parent web- Beast Creator

 

Term 5 

Our topic this term is Stargazers. We will be investigating all eight planets and learning all about them. We will be taking a look at the moon and how it orbits the earth! 

In Art we investigated different photography techniques. We looked at how photography has changed over time and different camera angles we could use. Take a look at some of our pictures below. 

 

Y5/6 Art pictures term 5

 

Y6 SATs revision and support:

SATs_revision_parent_letter_2022

SATs revision websites

 Term 4 

This term our topic is Pharaohs.  Take a look at some pictures from our hook day! We were experiencing life in Ancient Egypt, including mummification, archaeology and Egyptian artwork and hieroglyphics. We also did some Egyptian dancing! 

 

Y5/6 Pharaohs hook day

 

Term 3

We visited M Shed in Bristol where we learnt all about Bristol's history as well as having a WW2 work shop. We all had a great day, have a look at some of the pictures below! 

Puffin M Shed trip

We are continuing with our topic from last term: A Child's War. We have had a D&T Hook Day where we have been learning about food during WW2. We have been making and eating some delicious food! Take at look at some of the pictures below. 

 

Puffin January WW2 hook day

 

 

See below for more information:

Jigsaw Homework Term 3 

Parent/ Carer letter Term 3

Parent/ Carer web Term 3

 

Term 2

Christmas 2021

Y 5/6 Had a Christmas party at the end of term. We played party games and ate some party food! 

Christmas Party 2021

 

For term 2. we have decided to learn all about World War 2 and the topic is called: A Child's War.

We will be learning about the experiences of child evacuees, the causes of the war and some of the ways the war affected people, such as rationing and The Blitz.

WW2 Hook Day November

See below for more information:

 Jigsaw Homework

Parent / Carer  letter  Term 2

Parent / Carer web  Term 2

 

Term 1: 

Our topic this term is Hola Mexico! We will be learning about Mexican history, geography, famous artists (such as Frieda Khalo) and much more. Please see the Parent Web and Parent Letter for more information. 

Parent Web 

Parent Letter

Parent information powerpoint 

Jigsaw homework

 

Hook Day: 

Have a look at some of the pictures below of our exciting hook day! We learnt a Mexican song 'La Cucaracha', made pinatas and maracas, as well as making and tasting some traditional Mexican food.