Category Year 6



Year Six have been inspired to write their poetry based on the anthology Dark Sky Park. We have looked at the poetic terms and devices used and applied these to our own work. It has been fantastic to see their creativity.


Robots Revealed!

Some of Y6 have been busy building their own robots as part of a robot challenge and last week they were all brought in to school to be displayed in the Y6 classroom. They used many different materials and power sources and they all looked amazing! All of the children who participated received a special …


Anti-Bullying week 11 – 15 November

We had a visit from the NSPCC who delivered KS1 and KS2 a fun and interactive assembly “Speak out. Stay safe.” The children learnt about how to keep themselves safe from harm and how to get help if they have any worries, sensitively discussing issues like bullying and abuse. On the 12th of November we …


Y6 visit St Albans Cathedral

Last Friday Y6 visited St Albans Cathedral as part of this year’s RE week. We had a tour looking at the cathedral as a place of worship and it’s relevance for the modern day in the morning and then a brass rubbing workshop in the afternoon. Did you know that a cathedral is a place …


RAF Museum Trip

Y6 have just started a new topic on the Battle of Britain with a visit to the RAF Museum at Hendon. There they took part in a workshop where, after an introductory film about the Battle, the first to be fought entirely in the sky, they handled exhibits to identify five different people or groups …


Harvest gifts

Following our school Harvest Service at Christ Church, Y6 went to Leathersellers Court with bags of Harvest gifts for the residents. The children enclosed short letters about themselves and several have received personal thank you cards and letters in response. The gifts were much appreciated and both the children and the residents really enjoyed our …


Y6 Robot Challenge!

The children have been set a challenge of making a robot with a moving part. This is not compulsory, merely a fun activity linked with our current topic. The robot can be made of recycled materials, Lego or any other materials and the movement can be as a result of an electrical circuit, hydraulics, pneumatics, …


IMPACT meeting – 16th September

It was lovely to see many of you at our meeting on Monday morning. The ppt with all of the things which we discussed can be found if you click on the link to the right. A list of the books which we will be using this year will be posted shortly.


Welcome Year 6 to our new School year!

Keep checking back to this page, we will be sharing interesting information about what we are doing in Year 6.