Year 6 scratch quiz

This week in ICT we have been using scratch to create a question and answer quiz. The children have worked really hard to write a programming script and identify programming errors. Here are just a few for you to try.  

Year 6 Science – The Heart

This half term, our science topic is based on animals and humans. Today’s focus was on the heart and its important role within our body. The children enjoyed learning about how our heart works and most of them enjoyed exploring a real lambs heart.

Year 6 Art work

This half term, we are working on our sketching skills with a focus on drawing people and faces in preparation for our court room artwork. Today, the children had to work hard to think about proportion and symmetry along with shading. I think these are excellent Year 6 and look Read more…

Reception meet their buddies

All our children now have a Year 6 buddy who will support them during their first year at school. Today they enjoyed showing their buddies their  classroom and getting to know them. Throughout the year buddies will play with them at lunchtimes, share stories and reading books and practice their Read more…

Giant Swing

The first activity of the afternoon was the giant swing. Lots of nerves and uncertainties but almost everyone had ago! Looks like we are all in for a daring, exciting weekend.   Desert Group   Valley Group    

Year 5 Memory Poems

Today, year 5 have written some fantastic poems reminiscing about their time in year 5. I thought it was important to take this opportunity to share our happy memories with everyone and publish our very last blog for this year. Take a look at their excellent poems below.

Spelling Bee Competition

This morning, children from different schools in the Arch Alliance took part in a Spelling Bee competition. This event was held at Milnrow Parish and was a great success! Four children from year 4 to 6 represented Heap Bridge very well. Well done to all the children who took part Read more…


In English this week, children have written some gory instructions on mummification. It was very important to Ancient Egyptian religious beliefs that the human body was preserved. The method they used was called mummification and it was developed by the Ancient Egyptians back in 3200 BC. Mummification was a complicated and lengthy process Read more…