Category Archives: Year 6

Yr 6 Using Google Earth to track migratory Osprey

Hello, Year 6 have been busy using Google Earth to track the flight path of the Osprey from The Highlands of Scotland to The Gambia. The children have been able to see what kind of terrain and conditions face these … Continue reading

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Yr 6 – Cinematography

This week Yr 6 have been researching the osprey – linked to the book Sky Hawk by Gill Lewis. The children have located the Cairngorms in Scotland and looked at the geographical features, which make this area suitable for nesting osprey. … Continue reading

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Well done Yr6 for a super Viking assembly

Hello, The pupils of Year 6 led a super assembly based on this term’s topic: The Vikings. The children contributed to writing the script; basing it on facts learned in our topic lessons. Songs from the Horrible Histories, Literally and … Continue reading

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Year 6 enjoying Sky Hawk

The children are loving the book Sky Hawk by Gill Lewis. Sky Hawk is set in a small farming village high in the mountains of Scotland. It begins with a meeting between three boys who seem, at first, to be … Continue reading

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Welcome Back Yr 6

Happy New Year 2018 I would like to take this opportunity of wishing you a very Happy New Year. Your children will be learning lots of exciting and new topics during this Spring term. Please take a look at the … Continue reading

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Christmas Craft Carousel

Christmas Craft Carousel All of Key Stage 2 have been busy making special Christmas crafts. They have made a Penguin tree decoration, a Rudolf, moving Santa and created some beautiful chalk pictures too. Take a look at their creations. You … Continue reading

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Yr6 to visit the Houses of Parliament

Hello, Year 6 have been given a fantastic opportunity to attend a workshop at the Houses of Parliament Education Centre in London. We also intend to go on the London Eye. The coach is scheduled to leave St Andrew’s at … Continue reading

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Year 6 WW1 poems

Year 6 have been busy writing quatrain poems, describing life in the trenches. The children were inspired after learning about the Battle of the Somme. The children really captured the mood of soldiers waiting to go ‘over the top’. This … Continue reading

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Y6 Fire Safety on Bonfire Night

Welcome back after our half-term break. Please find attached the Autumn 2 newsletter, giving details of all events happening this half-term. Yesterday  Damien, a firefighter from the Manchester Fire Service visited Year 6. He explained to the children the potential … Continue reading

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Orienteering in Year 6

Hello, Over the past few weeks the children in Year 6 have been out in the playground and on the field, learning orienteering skills. They have followed the key on the map to help them achieve a set task. Later … Continue reading

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