Year 6 Animations

Over the last term, Year 6 have been using a programme called Monkey Jam to create animations. The children were asked to produce an animation based around a message or moral that would make people think about their actions and behaviour. Some fantastic animations were produced and Miguel then did Read more…

Year 6 Theme Parks

This week in Year 6 we have been designing our own Theme Parks. Given a budget of £5 million the children have to: design their Theme Park, budget for daily running costs, decide on a pricing structure to ensure a profit and finally present a budget for advertising their park. Read more…

Year 6 Greek Art.

Over the last term, year 6 have been studying Ancient Greece and as part of this topic we have been looking at Greek art such as pottery and theatre masks. The children designed and made their own Greek vase using clay and sketched on their Greek design using black marker Read more…

Year 6 SATs.

This one’s for the Year 6 children who have worked so hard in the build-up to this week… You’re near the end of your primary school journey. You’ve learnt so much more than verb tense and written methods of multiplication and how to answer 3-mark questions. You’ve learnt about the past; Read more…

Fun Revision in Year 6

Today, we spent one final morning revising and preparing for our SATs next week. The children took part in a SPAG Hunt around the environmental area and then played a number of board games based on a range of grammar skills. Year 6, you have all worked so hard up Read more…

Building acceptance

Teaching about difference could eventually eradicate stigma that comes with feeling different. Class 6 have been discussing books that relate to Gender Stereotyping, identity crisis and diversity. We also held a discussion about using vocabulary appropriately to avoid upset and offence. ‘We have a duty to nurture every child and Read more…

Year 6 Monkey Jam Animations

Today, year 6 have been exploring the animation programme “MonkeyJam”. They had a design a stage for the animation to take place and then use a camera to take photographs to insert into their animation frame. There are lots of skills required to make the finished animation appear seamless. We Read more…

Year 6 Explore Greece

This week we have started our summer term topic on “Ancient Greece”. The children have used a range of sources including Atlases, Google maps and photographs to find out about the physical geography of Greece. A great start to our topic year 6. Well done.

Year 6 safer internet day.

  Today we have been taking part in “Safer internet day”. The children have been looking at issues relating to chatting online, sending emails and posting photos and gaming. We have also looked at how we keep our personal information safe through the use of passwords. Here’s just some of Read more…

Year 6 work with #Thrive

Over the last 2 days, year 6 have taken part in a number of workshops which were led by the #Thrive team. The children explored a range of themes such as emotions and feelings, self esteem and confidence, communication and resilience.