Year 6 RAF Museum Trip

Our topic this half term is World War Two and so the Year 6 children all attended a trip to the RAF museum on Friday. The children loved seeing the aircraft up close and really enjoyed developing their knowledge and understanding of the events of WWII. They all took part in an informative and engaging air-raid […]

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Year 6 Weekly Update

This week in Year 6 we have been using the mediums oil pastels and pencil. We have been learning about Mexico and so we have been looking at the Mexican holiday ‘The Day of the Dead’ and the traditional ‘Sugar Skulls’ related to it. The children really enjoyed using their prior knowledge of blending oil […]

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Year 6 Weekly Update

Shakespeare Workshop On Wednesday, both Year 6 classes had the opportunity to participate in a fun and engaging Shakespeare Workshop about the play Macbeth. The children recited Shakespearean verses and were able to get into role as many characters from the play. Working in groups, the children loved acting out scenes from Macbeth and are extremely excited […]

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Year 6 Weekly Update

English This week, as part of our Black History Month focus, we looked at the inspirational writer and poet ‘Maya Angelou’. The children studied the poem ‘And Still I Rise’ and wrote their own poems in the same style. We focused on the powerful message of the poem and reflected carefully on how we would […]

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6Sy Prayer Service

Thank you to Miss Sykes and Class 6Sy for leading the prayer service this week. The theme was  Harvest.  Harvest time is when we thank God for the food he provides for us. The children spoke with such confidence relaying a very important message to us all. We were delighted to see some of our […]

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6S Prayer Service

Thank you to Miss Sonenfeld and Class 6S for leading the first Prayer service of this academic year This week 6S’ prayer service focussed on the importance of Pope Francis’ letter called Laudato Si’ where he asked the whole world to take care of our common home. The children read and sang beautifully and shared […]

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Year 6 Weekly Update

Science: The children this week have been making their own periscopes using a cereal box and mirrors. The children investigated how light travels, reflects and enters our eyes. They really enjoyed the task and will be using this knowledge when they learn about how light refracts in our next Science lesson. English: The children reflected […]

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Year 6 Weekly Update

In Science our topic is ‘light’. As a class we completed a KWL chart and it turns out that Year 6 have a lot of knowledge already about this topic! We also came up with some great questions about what we hope to learn about light. At the end of our first lesson, we learnt […]

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