This week, Year 6 have been really enjoying exploring different types of poetry through lots of exciting and interactive activities. On Monday, we were lucky to be visited by poet Kate Wakeling who led a workshop investigating the use of sound and volume in poems. After creating two fantastic poems as a class, Year 6 […]
Year 6’s visit to the Churchill War Room 6RC found out how Churchill and his staff lived under ground. We were also lucky enough to see The Enigma machine.<!– 1519402218741 –>
Year 5 and 6 children competed in the First Lego League tournament on Saturday 2nd December. The tournament, which is run by Lego and the IET (Institute of Engineering and Technology), has been running for 9 years, however this is the first year Netley teams have competed. The tournament tests children’s coding knowledge and robotics […]
Year six were very lucky to have a visit from the Operating Theatre Live this Tuesday. They donned their surgeons’ gowns and face masks, learned how to listen to their heart with a stethoscope, and then had the opportunity to interact with REAL organs! In the afternoon, they had a go at carrying out a […]
This week Year 6 have learnt about Clapping Music with the Royal Academy of Music. Watch this space!
Last December, some pupils in Year 6 were awarded a grant by Unilever of almost £1,000 towards an air quality project. We want to measure the air quality on the streets around Netley as we are concerned about the effects of pollution on the health of our community, particularly children. We invested in some diffusion […]