Author Archives: Elaine Hodgkinson

Y6 Bikeability Week

Hello, Despite the awful wet weather this week, Y6 have successfully completed their cyclist awareness training. Take a look at how well they have done.

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Year 6 pupil led worship -Courage

Hello, This morning a group of Year 6 pupils led the Friday worship with the Christian value of courage. The children used drama to show how Jesus’ called  Andrew and his brother Peter to follow Him. They were out on … Continue reading

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Aboriginal art YR 6

Hello, Year 6 have been creating aboriginal art using dot painting. This technique is most effective. Take a look – amazing!

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Drama in R.E. – Dilemmas

Hello, Year 6 have been discussing in R.E. what is ‘good and ‘bad’ – ‘right’ and ‘wrong’. The children came up with really interesting scenarios to act out their dilemmas. The children identified the impact of making ‘good’ or ‘bad’ … Continue reading

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Den Buiding at Blackleach Country Park

  Today, despite the bad weather, Year 6 went to Blackleach Country Park to build dens. Fortunately, the day started windy and dry and the children quickly made groups of six and set about building dens. The den had to … Continue reading

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YR 6 Den building – Rain forecast!

Dear Parent/Carer Just a quick reminder that on Friday 12th October we are going Den Building at Blackleach Country Park. The weather forecast is showing a 70% chance of rain, so there is every chance we will get wet! Children … Continue reading

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Watercolour painting in Yr6

Today Year 6 have been using different brush stroke techniques to create leaves/foliage. The children demonstrated a good understanding of colour – using various shades of green, brown and ocra. Year 6 really enjoyed the lesson and are looking forward … Continue reading

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Tag Rugby in Year 6

This half term Year 6 have been learning rugby skills.   The children have learned the rules of forward pass and knock on. Year 6 are now passing with more accuracy and really enjoying their games. Thank you for you … Continue reading

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Year 6 reading WONDER

Hello, I’m sure the children have been telling you all about our class reader WONDER, by R. J Palicio. Year 6 are just loving the book. They are learning how to develop their reading skills and answer inference questions. We … Continue reading

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Year 6 Newsletter

Hello, The children have really settled into Year 6 and are enjoying the Year 6 curriculum. Please find attached the Year 6 newsletter, that was sent home on the first week back. Thank you Mrs Hodgkinson

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