Year 6

23
Jan

Poetry

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.
24
Nov

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...
16
Nov

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...
15
Nov

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...
22
Oct

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...