Year 6


Welcome to Year 6!

Who do you think you are? Are you an introvert, an extrovert, a twin or even a triplet? 

Think about what makes you...you! 

From your fingerprints, footprints, your genes and DNA, everything is unique about you. However, how do you still look like Mum, Dad or even your siblings?

Explore your identity along with your peers to find out what makes us the individuals that we are today. How do our personality traits and characteristics also contribute to our being? 

 

Our new topic this term is "ID". The focus is on Science this term, we will be looking at the different elements that make us unique as humans. We will look at the physical features such as DNA, fingerprints and our genes alongside our personality traits. 

 

 

Rosalind Franklin (1920-1958).jpg We will be researching and learning about Rosalind Franklin, who was a famous scientist who contributed to the   understanding of DNA

Can you find out more about her and the work she did?

Why will he be important in our topic?

In other subjects we will be looking at adverts, persuasive letters, biographies, fingerprint art and much more. 

 


Want to find out more? Here are some useful links:

 Genes and DNA 

 Inheritance 

 


DAY THINGS TO REMEMBER
Monday 6C - Swimming (full kit needed)
Wednesday Weekly homework handed in (maths and English)
Thursday PE both classes (full kit needed)
Friday

Spelling test

Weekly homework handed out

6H - swimming (full kit needed)

Remember, all reading books, records and PE kits should be in school every day. 


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