Relationships

Class 6 have been discussing the characteristics of healthy, positive, safe relationships. We have been using The Real Love Rocks programme to support our learning. Real Love Rocks is a Healthy Relationships and Child Sexual Exploitation team based within the children’s charity – Barnardo’s. They aim to support and equip young Read more…

NSPCC assembly

        Today we had a special assembly with ladies from the charity NSPCC, they brought along with them Buddy the mascot who is a speech bubble.  The ladies spoke to us about hitting, hurting children’s feelings, not being looked after properly and bullying. “Buddy says these things Read more…

World book day in Year 6

A day to celebrate books and a love of reading. We started the day off by reading our bookflix book with some juice and a biscuit. The children then took part in a range of activities across the morning from author studies to book day maths problems. Well done Year Read more…

Athletics Event

On Tuesday, a group of Year 5 and 6 children attended an Athletics event at Heywood Sports Village. The children thoroughly enjoyed the afternoon and got to participate in a selection of different activities alongside other Heywood schools. The children all represented Heap Bridge brilliantly, doing themselves and the school Read more…

Year 5/6 Basketball

Tonight, a team of Year 5 and 6 girls and boys competed in the Heywood PE Association basketball competition. There were 7 schools in attendance from across Heywood and the standard was extremely high. The pupils played brilliantly as a team and represented the school perfectly, demonstrating excellent teamwork, determination Read more…

Year 6. Science investigation

This afternoon, the children were exploring the question “ Do certain factors affect the spin of a motor?” They planned their experiment and then carried it out, concluding their findings at the end of the lesson. Well done Year 6, some great investigation work.

The police visit Year 6

Following on from our work earlier in the Autumn term at Crucial Crew, today We had a visit from our neighbourhood police team. They spoke to the children about issues such as knife crime, anti social, hate and criminal behaviour and about issues such as peer pressure and consequences following Read more…

Year 6 are electrifying.

We have been learning about electricity and circuits in science. The children have been exploring circuit diagrams and symbols along with the idea of voltage being shared between the components within a circuit. Some excellent explanations Year 6 using good mathematical knowledge to justify your reasoning. Well done.

Year 6 explore volcanoes.

As part of our extreme earth topic, this week we have been learning about volcanoes. The recent eruption on White Island in New Zealand has really captured the interest of the children and they have enjoyed learning about volcanoes around the world. We couldn’t learn about volcanoes though without having Read more…

Year 6 – Extreme weather hunt

This afternoon, we went outside on a fact hunt about extreme weather across the world. The children found out lots of facts about the coldest and hottest country and about key rainforests and rainfall. The children then used these facts to label a map of the world.

Bonfire Night poetry in Year 6.

The children have been learning about similes, metaphors and personification in our poetry work this week so we used our skills to write about November 5th and bonfire night. I really enjoyed reading your poems Year 6, some fantastic imagery.