Tag: Class 6


Let the Reading Challenge commence!

Year 6 were very excited to receive their Reading Challenge books today. They were so enthusiastic they started reading them over lunchtime and don't want to put them down! Please check parentmail for the letter outlining the benefits of the challenge, and please support your child through…

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Posted by on 9 October 2019

Category: Year 6

Year 6 & Reception buddies

The year 6 children have now been paired up with their buddies in Reception. This is a hugely important part of year 6 and the children have embraced their responsibility, showing kindness, friendliness and being helpful to their buddies. All of the children love this part of school life and it's…

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Posted by on 3 October 2019

Category: Year 6

A busy start to year 6!

The children have settled in to year 6 magnificently and we have already done a lot of learning in the past couple of weeks, such as:

  • Introducing our World War 2 topic - it has been lovely to see and hear about the children's family stories
  • Maths - we have covered place value and solving…

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Posted by on 3 October 2019

Category: Year 6

Welcome to Year 6!

We've had a brilliant first couple of days in Class 6 and the children are already acting as great role models for the younger children with their attitude and behaviour.

We've been talking about all of the exciting things we will be doing this year such as the residential, production, trips…

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Posted by on 5 September 2019

Category: Year 6

A few things we've been doing...

We've been exceptionally busy here in Year 6 since completing our SATs. Linked to our end of year production 'Poppins', we have been looking at the Suffragette movement and some of its leading figures. We have planted some pots for the Shadwell Flower Show based on the Suffragette colours and will…

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Posted by on 24 June 2019

Category: Year 6

Red Nose Day and Fairtrade week

The children looked wonderful again in their 'wacky' outfits for RND 2019 and as a school we have raised lots of money for this worthy cause thanks to your efforts and contributions. 

As part of Fairtrade fortnight, we have spent some time looking at the movement and how it affects our lives.…

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Posted by on 15 March 2019

Category: Year 6

World Book Day and various other bits

After a few technical issues I have been able to upload the images from World Book Day. Thank you for your efforts with the children's outfits they all looked brilliant!

In addition to this we have been busy learning about volume and angles in Maths, have written some persuasive speeches and…

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Posted by on 14 March 2019

Category: Year 6

Carlton Lodge Photos

This is just a selection of some of the many photos we took on residential. Feel free to save and print any you like (please ask permission from parents of any other children in the picture first).

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Posted by on 1 March 2019

Category: Year 6

Springing back to school...

Following our hugely successful residential to Carlton Lodge, it was back to normal this week starting our new topics. We started off with our new maths focus on geometry, working out perimeters of compound shapes. In English we re-lived our exciting time on residential and started writing…

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Posted by on 1 March 2019

Category: Year 6

Safer Internet Day 2019

We started the day with some internet related maths solving questions about Instagram and WhatsApp. After lunch we discussed the new child friendly school internet safety policy, then used the following information to discuss our usage of social media and how we can stay safe online. Are you aware…

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Posted by on 5 February 2019

Category: Year 6

Class 6 trip to Thwaite Mills

We had a wonderful (if slightly chilly) time at Thwaite Mills learning about aspects of World War 2. We got the chance to measure out rations for the week and counted up money using old coins (how many shillings in a Bob?). We experienced a real blackout and sheltered in the Anderson shelter, not…

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Posted by on 4 December 2018

Category: Year 6

Henry Moore WW2 Art

We started the week with some fascinating WW2 memorabilia which belonged to Miss Dunsmuir's Grandpa who was in the Merchant Navy, and she told us all about his service and experiences of the war. We have loved hearing stories about your families too  - please keep sending things in.

We will be…

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Posted by on 22 November 2018

Category: Year 6