Our new science topic in year 6 is all about light. Do you know any sources of light. The children have been experimenting this week with torches, prisms and investigating how light travels. Watch this clip of an eclipse. Do you remember the Solar eclipse happening?
what a fantastic day we have had today at the zoo. We have seen lots of animals, sailed up the Lazy River and learnt about the evolution of animals.
The children knew lots of information from our science lessons and it was a lovely end to this terms science toic of evolution and inheritance.
The Caritas team have recently been visiting a local nursing home and found that not many of the residents receive Christmas Cards. That is really sad so the Caritas in Action Team have thought of a lovely idea to brighten up a residents Christmas by us, as a school, designing a Christmas Card to send to en elderly resident...
Today, in year 6 we had a special visitor to our class. Father Simon came in to talk to us about his ordination and his vocation to the Church.
We have looked at commitment as our topic in year 6 and the Sacrament of Holy Orders. The children have related their work on commitment to the qualities and vocation of...
On Wednesday 22nd of November 6children from year 6 went on an author day at Holden Clough School in Ashton.They had a super day in writing workshops working with the science fiction author Colin Parsons.
The children had to re-write their own versions of his new book Disc! Which is all about robots. They had an opportunity to buy his...
We have based our English lessons on the story of Kensuke's Kingdom by Michael Morpurgo.
We began by predicting what the story could be about just by looking at the front cover. The children in year 6 created some amazing alternatives to the version by Michael Morpurgo.
Our guided reading sessions have led us to read each chapter and we can...
The children had a visit from Ashton Library in the Summer Term to sign up for the Summer Reading Challenge. Two have finished already in year 6 and have received their certificates. There is still time to complete the challenge if you have signed up!
Well done to Jessica and Julita 😃
Summer Reading Challenge