Home Learning – Year 6

Newton Abbot College Transition

Following this week's visits by Coombeshead Academy staff to talk with our children about their transition to Coombeshead, we have managed to arrange visits from Newton Abbot College staff next week. Claire Cowan, KS3 Raising Achievement leader, will visit us on...

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The Station Youth Centre – permission required please!

Hi Parents/Carers - I hope you are well. We have managed to arrange a Question and Answer session via Zoom with the Station Youth Centre in Newton Abbot. It will take place during your child's day in school of the week commencing 22nd June and will give the...

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Week beginning 18/05/20 – Mad about Maps!

Monday 18th May First login to Discovery Education (Espresso) as usual then follow: Key Stage Two – Geography – Maps & Mapping. Remember this page – it’s our basis for learning today. Click on ‘What are Maps?’ then watch the video. Next look at ‘What we can learn...

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Week beginning 04/05/20 – Food For thought

This week we are learning about keeping healthy by thinking about the food we eat and the exercise we enjoy. These have a major influence on how we feel and on the amounts of energy we have at our disposal throughout the day. This in turn has a huge effect on how...

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Week beginning 20th April – Musical Madness!

Morning all! Hope you are all well? Bit of a change in plan for the activities this week: The whole week's activities will appear here today and they all share the same theme - music. Don't worry, there is enough scope for you to continue to explore and bring your own...

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16/04/20

Morning all! I hope you enjoyed looking around the Smithsonian in America. I have another great activity for you today. The platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) is a strange, unusual creature. What can you find out about it? Why is it unusual? Which other species is it...

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Coombeshead Induction day

Hi all, It was great to meet Mrs Coulson and Mr Emanuel from Coombeshead Academy this week - we all said how it helped us know lots more about going to secondary school. They answered loads of our questions and made us feel excited about going to Coombeshead. They...

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Friday 5th June – First Week Back…

First of all - thank you! Thanks for making our first week back together so enjoyable. I had a great time seeing you all again and it sounds like you had a decent time too seeing your friends in school and having a bit of a laugh - oh and doing some learning too!...

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Week beginning 27th April – Important Inventions!

Hi all! I hope you enjoyed last week’s music focus. This week we have an overall focus on invention and design but we will be suggesting other activities for you to have a go at alongside this main project. Make sure you’re still reading and playing Prodigy to...

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17/04/20

Good morning  - hope you are all well. Shame about the rain outside but that doesn't matter where we are going! Today we are off to Baltimore in the United States of America to have a look around the National Aquarium. It's an amazing place and the web tour has a lot...

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14/04/20

Hi all and welcome back! Hope you have all had a brilliant Easter break, apart from not being allowed out or seeing anyone other than your immediate family. I can't wait to get back to school and see you all again... Anyway, a lovely activity for today to get you back...

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