School Blog: Year 6

12th December 2019

Outdoor Adventure Day!

As part of our topic, ‘An Amazing Adventure’, we arranged an Outdoor Adventure Day for the children in Year 6. We hoped they would be…

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5th December 2019

It’s all about tactics!

This half term, half of Year 6 have been learning new indoor games such as ‘Yoshi’ and ‘Swamp-ball’. This has involved cones, bean bags, bibs…

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28th November 2019

Show me the Light!

All half term, Year 6 have been learning about light in Science. We have studied sources of light  (dismissing a few myths along the way),…

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26th November 2019

Year 6 Autumn Term ICT… (Stop! Animation time!)

In Year 6 ICT this term we have been using a computer programme called HUE Animation. The children have been introduced to the creative world of ‘stop animation’. Try…

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13th November 2019

Subtracting practically

Year 6 have been focusing on the four operations in Maths – addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. At the start of our subtraction unit of…

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7th November 2019

Year 6 go mental for Maths!

Last week, we had great fun our maths lessons! We recapped all the mental strategies we have been taught and should use. These strategies include:…

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17th October 2019

Year 6 Maths

  Last week we worked in groups to order numbers, we used Twitter accounts of different personalities, schools, organisations and even teachers! Although, Mr Hart and Mr…

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16th October 2019

Picasso Comes to Art Club

In Gifted and Talented Art Club this term, we have been exploring the work of Picasso; particularly focusing on how he constructed human faces and…

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9th October 2019

A historical investigation….

The Year 6 children have been conducting a historical investigation, as part of our Arabian Nights topic. After a quick lesson studying historic timelines, and…

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3rd October 2019

Year 6 boys are off to county finals!

Last week, ten year six boys went to The Predator Tournament at Littledown Sports Centre. They were feeling optimistic but unassuming of what might be in…

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1st October 2019

Bubbles are fun!

In Literacy, we have been looking at our use of adjectives and how we can improve our sentences using carefully chosen words. We started the…

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26th September 2019

Year 6 trip to Bournemouth Natural Science Museum

As arts week drew to a close, Year 6 had the chance to visit the Bournemouth Natural Science Museum. The owners kindly opened the museum…

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