Learning outside the classroom


Year 6 Beach Music - Term 1

Year 6 on the beach making music:

LO: Create rhythmic patterns with awareness of duration, dynamics and their surroundings

        Perform solos or as part of an ensemble

        To use natural elements to create music

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Year 6 Digital Art - Term 2

Year 6 were sent out into the grounds of Battle Abbey on a mission:

LO: Use a digital Camera to Take Photographs

       Demonstrate an understanding of basic digital camera functions

       Use different photography composition principles when taking photographs

Take interesting photographs on a Learn Pad, consider the composition of the photograph, use filters etc. to enhance the piece if suitable. Take the photo from a different view point consider creating an interesting mood or feeling to the work.


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Year 6 Inukshuk Building - Term 3

An Inukshuk is a constructed stone landmark or cairn used by the Inuit, Inupait, Kalaallit, Yupik and other peoples of the Arctic region of North America as a marker for navigation.

LO: Combine elements of design from a range of inspiational designers throughout history

        Explore how meaning can be communicated in verbal and non verbal ways such as art

        To use natural elements to create a representation of a given object

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Year 6 Skimming Stones - Term 4

To learn the skill to skim a stone on the surface of the sea. To record their worries on the stone in charcoal, for the sea to wash them away.

LO: To learn about positive and negative effects on physical, mental and emotional health

        To explain both the range and intensity of their feelings and may experience conflicting emotions

        Develop a range of throwing skills, concentrating on the accuracy of the throw


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Year 6 Fish and Chips - Term 6

Year 6 will experience the traditional meal for eating on the coast. They will be taking their Fish and Chips, prepared by the kitchen and eat this on the stones - contending with any winds and local seagulls!

Date set for the next badge of Friday 28th June