Portfolio Page Autumn 2

Hi Year 5, What a term it has been. You have all worked really hard and we are all very proud of you. Here are your highlights for the this half term. Have a look and feel free to leave a comment. Enjoy your Christmas break, stay safe and we look forward to seeing you […]

Literary Figures Week – Floella Benjamin

This Week Project Week has been about Literary Figures. Year 5 have been learning about Floella Benjamin and her book called ‘Coming to England’. The book is a rollercoaster ride of her journey in Trinidad to England. Year 5 have enjoyed reading the book and learning about her life. They have had fun carrying out […]

How to follow instructions 👍🏽

Year 5 have been learning  about instructional texts and the features. They have looked at a variety of texts and planning their own instructions. Today some children watched how Chocolate cornflakes were made and wrote their own set of instuctions including many features such as imperative verbs, sequential ordering and numbering. Don’t worry 5 Blue- everyone […]

5Blue Superstars

Hi Year 5, Here are our winners from last week and this week. Everyone is a winner but these children deserve an extra applause. They are Amaan for remaining focused and trying really hard with his Literacy work, Umaiyah for always being polite and helpful, Umar for investigating about numbers, Zara for working hard with […]

Football Fever Maths 6 Red

This morning Year 6 had the opportunity to take part in a practical activity involving Maths and Football. As it’s Football Fever we thought it would be lovely to link the learning and watch children have fun and Gain. The objective was to take ten shots to work out fractions and percentages. Did you have […]

New Year 6 Bus

On Friday Year 6 were officially allowed to “Chill Out” in their new bus. The bus is designed for Year 6 to go in and have some “Me” time. Another great idea by Mrs Frankish. Take a look and tell us what you thought? Did you like it and why?

Year 6 – Drayton Manor

Hi Year 6 Another Year and another Year group…. Our trip to Drayton Manor. What an amazing day, beautiful weather, great company, super well behaved children and wonderful parents/sibling support. Everyone had a fantastic day. It was wonderful to see the children laughing and smiling after a hectic few weeks (SATs) Also Year 6 would […]

Year 6 SATs Party

It’s that time of the year again…. Party Time!!!! Well Done Year 6. You have worked extremely hard during these SATs with a positive attitude ‘ To Gain’ Now you can relax and enjoy the fun. A lovely day full of smiles and laughter.

Ready for SATs

D Day is nearly upon us and Year 6 have been working hard revising and getting ready. We are all proud of you for the time and effort you have put into your learning. See for yourself.   We wish you all the best. Good luck Year 6               […]


In Science Week, Year 6 have been learning about the Polar Regions. They have carried out various experiments throughout the week. Alongside this they have also had fun experimenting with ice and making their own Slushies.   Did you enjoy your drink and how could you make it better next time? Are there any flavours […]

6 Red’s Science Experiment

Today 6 Red carried out an experiment where they investigated the best shaped hull to break through ice. They used a tray full of sand to represent water, a plastic pot as a ship, weights and play dough. They had fun understanding and learning about forces and the way objects are pulled due to force. […]

Ken Dodd

          This morning I woke up to some sad news. Sir Kenneth Arthur Dodd, OBE was an English comedian, singer-songwriter and actor, identified by his unruly hair and protruding teeth, his red, white and blue “tickling stick” and his upbeat greeting of “How tickled I am!” died at the age of […]

Chocolate Glorious Chocolate

Today Year 6 had a special visitor called Carl from The Ministry of Chocolate. They learned about the history of chocolate, tasting chocolate and creating their own chocolate. This is part of their topic on Mayans which they will be learning about this term. They had lots of fun. What did you enjoy the most?

Year 6 Portfolios Spring 1

Hi Everyone, It’s portfolio time…. we have had a very busy and productive term. You have made great progress and it is so good to see your enthusiasm toward the SATs. Keep going and not long to go. Have a look at what you have achieved and learned this year. Tell us what you enjoyed […]

6 Red – Building Bridges

This term in Art Year 6 have been looking at developing and creating their own bridges. They first researched about different bridges and their durabilities. They looked at different design conditions for the construction of their bridges. They worked brilliantly as a team and had great fun. Have a look and tell us what you […]

Crazy Coordinates

In Maths today, 6Red learned about coordinates, how to read them and solve a treasure hunt. Number cards were placed around the school grounds and the children were given different coordinates to locate them. They had so much fun learning in a practical way. Maths made fun… Also thank you very much Nuh for helping […]

Project Week-Morocco 6 Red

In Project Week this week, Year 6 have been around the world learning about Morocco. They have had a fabulous time learning where Morocco is on a map and its geographical and physical features. They have also plotted a Timeline. Alongside this they have also learned about Kasbahs and created a floor plan, tasted Moroccan […]

Year 6 Portfolios

Hi Year 6, Well we have finally reached the end of Autumn 2. You have been focused and willing to try new methods to help with your learning. You are working hard towards your SATs. Here is your portfolio page for this term. Have fun reading it and please tell us what you enjoyed learning. […]

Being Kind

In PSHE Year 6 have been learning about kindness and some of the things they do to be kind. Tell us how you are kind and is it important to be kind? Explain.

6 Red’s Reading Corner

Year 6 are excited to use their new reading corner. There is a wide range of books which they are hoping to use and improve their reading skills. They will also write a review of the book they have read and this will go on display in the reading corner. Mr Patel, Miss Starkey and […]

‘A Monster Calls’ – Cinema

Year 6 had the opportunity to visit the cinema to watch the film ‘A Monster Calls’. They had a wonderful time and were emotional at the end…. a sad ending… Year 6 would like to say a huge thank you to Mrs Frankish for letting them go and starting the Christmas Season. Thank you Nithusha […]

Virtual Reality – Year 6

Today Year 6 had the opportunity to experience using the Virtual Reality Sets in Topic. They experienced climbing Mount Everest and feeling the experience for themselves.  There was much excitement and the children were thrilled to have an opportunity to explore this reality. It was great to see so much enthusiasm. WELL DONE  everyone. How […]

Dental Hygiene

This week Year 6 had a visit from the school Dental Nurse. They learnt about dental hygiene and why it is important. They were shown how to brush their teeth, how many times and for how long.  

Dovedale..Mission Accomplished..

Today Year 6 had the opportunity to visit Dovedale and climb Thorpe Cloud. They had an amazing time crossing the River Dove, slippery paths and difficult rocks until they reached the summit. They had a brilliant time and faced their fears. Have a look and tell us what you think… Well done Year 6 your […]