Scintillating Intelligent EXuberant
Name of teacher: Sue Belsham
Class Room Number: 6
Number of pupils in class: 26
Welcome to Room 6. We are a class full of scintillating, intelligent and exuberant children. We work as a team to achieve the goals that we set, and take great pride in everything that we do! Please take your time and enjoy a small glimpse of what Room 6 gets up to on a day to day basis.
Aims & Goals:
Topics for Terms:
Term 1, 2013:
- Mathematics Strand: Statistics
- English: Writing-Explanations
- The Ecology of Learning
Our big question:
- What can we learn from our Oceania Neighbours?
This is me!
At the beginning of the year we filled in a page all about ourselves, answering questions such as:
When I grow up I want to be?
If I had one wish it would be?
This helped us to get to know one and other and understand what makes us tick. After we had filled in the questionnaire we drew a self potrait of ourselves and then used pastels to colour them in. Here are some examples of our work.
These are some of our portraits.
These are the questionnaires that we all filled in.
This is Taine's self potrait. He did a fantastic
job, making sure his picture looked just
This is Taine's questionnaire. He spent time
filling in all of the questions.
The Ecology of Learning
One of topics this term is the Ecology of Learning. In Room 6 we believe that if we ask questions and share our ideas with others it helps us to be better learners. We work quietly and on task to complete our work. We use a variety of materials and tools to help us facilitate our learning.
This is our Ecology of Learning
We often discuss what learning
looks and sounds like.
This is Harrison, he is using his brain and a dictionary to help him spell a word.
This is Caleb, he is using counters as his material to help him solve maths equations.
Our Artist Mason works quietly and focuses as he uses pastels
to finish his self portrait.
We listen and concentrate as we
work with the teacher on
Around and About in Our Class
Here are a couple of pictures from around our class, just a a little look into our room!
This is our learning tree. We all have our
names on it and it reflects the three trees from our
school vision: Grow, Respect and Achieve.
The vision is for not only our class but also our school.
These are pictures from a recent book we read.
We are learning all about Myths and
Room 6 in Action
Here are some picture of Room 6 in action.
What can we learn from our Oceania Neighbours?
Keep an eye out for answers to our big question.
Thanks for visiting Room 6.