Category Archives: Year 6

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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Author in school!

Author in School! Today E.R. Reilly,a children’s author came to share some of his stories and writing techniques with the children. The children were left wondering what would happen next in many of his mystery books and enjoyed asking him … 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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Bright Sparks Electricity workshop

Hello Today the children have beeen visited by Mrs O’Reilly, from the Stem Centre. She came to deliver a workshop ‘Bright Sparks Electricity’. The children learned about parallel circuits and series circuits. The then went on to build their own … Continue reading

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Pirates of the Curry Bean -Yr6

Hello, The children have been given their lines to learn for our up-coming leavers’ performance, Pirates of the Curry Bean. Thank you for all your support in helping the children learn their parts. The children are enjoying both the music … Continue reading

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Yr 6 Summer Newsletter

Year 6 Summer 2 Newsletter Hi please find attached the YR6 summer 2 newsletter. Thank you Mrs Hodgkinson

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YR6 ‘The Stray’ by Maia Walczak

Welcome back, Yr6 have started to write a story to Maia Walczak’s silent film, ‘The Stray’. The children are really enjoying writing this story from a dog’s perspective. Set in the outskirts of a large Chilean city, with the backdrop … Continue reading

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