Category Archives: Year 6

Year 6 – Dates for the diary

Hello, It is nearing the end of this academic year and the end of primary school for your children. This is a very busy time of year for everyone. This week, the children have been to visit their new schools … Continue reading

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Year 6 SAT’s Week

Hello, Just a quick reminder that next week is SAT’s week. Children will be able to come to school from 8.30 a.m. to have breakfast. In preparation for Monday’s test, we are sending home a grammar practice test and we … Continue reading

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Year 6 -writing balanced arguments

Hello, This week Year 6 have been planning and writing a balanced argument. The children each chose a topic of interest and carried out the relevant research. Some of the topics included: Should children eat chocolate? Should we all be … Continue reading

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Debating in Year 6

Hello, Welcome back following our holiday. Please find attached the Year 6 Summer newsletter: Year 6 Summer 1 Newsletter 2019 a This week the children have been exploring topics to write a balanced argument. In preparation for this writing we have … Continue reading

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Year 6 Visit Houses of Parliament & London Eye

Hello, What a fantastic time Year 6 had in London. All the children loved both the London Eye and The Houses of Parliament. It was an exciting day, an early start with all children getting to school for 6.15 a.m. … Continue reading

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Pirates in Year 6

Hello, Year 6 have had an amazing week. On Thursday, World Book Day, the children found their classroom filled with pirate artefacts along with their very own Treasure Island. Waves and sea shanty music could be heard, as the children … Continue reading

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Year 6 Diary Dates & Newsletter

Hello and welcome back, The children have really worked enthusiastically on their half-term writing projects. This week they have been editing and improving their stories further by including expanded noun phrases, passive verbs and choosing appropriate vocabulary to create effect. … Continue reading

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Well done Year 6 – fundraising

This week Year 6 have been making and selling ‘Valentine Treats’ to raise money for their trip to the Houses of Parliament in March. A massive thank you to all parents who donated sweets and also those who bought the … Continue reading

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INTERNET SAFETY WEEK!

This week the children have been learning all about Internet Safety and how to be SMART safe online. We have been making #StAndrewsOurInternetOurChoice pledges, creating amazing Stay Safe posters, drama and filming videos of ways to stay safe!      … Continue reading

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Persuasive writing in Year 6

Hello, This week the children have been busy writing and editing their persuasive letters. The children had to imagine that they were ‘Sophie’ -the main character in the Rooftoppers. Their task was to persuade the National Childcare Agency to overturn … Continue reading

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