Year 6 Blog
Find out what exciting projects the Year 6 Pupils have been up to recently…
- I couldn't be prouder of our St Andrew's children this week!
On Tuesday, we took our school council to spend some time with the residents of Pemberton Fold. The children helped the residents make a poppy wreath as well as playing games with them and singing together. The children were an absolute credit to their families ...more
Year 6 have been creating aboriginal art using dot painting. This technique is most effective. Take a look - amazing!
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' choices. How sometimes a good choice may be right or wrong, depending on circumstances. This provoked further ...more
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 be ready in time to eat lunch. The children loved it. Take a look at our ...more
- 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 need old trainers, boots or wellies. They also need a waterproof jacket , gloves if possible and ...more
- 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 to showing you their paintings at Parents Evening on 13th November.
- 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 on-going support,
- 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 questions about his job.
We have sent order forms home for the children to buy one of his ...more
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 are also learning the song WONDER by Natalie Merchant. We hope at some point to be ...more
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 circuits using buzzers, switches and bells.
Take a look at what the children have been learning.
Have a ...more
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