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Y6 Termly update & photos

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  • Autumn 1

    Published 08/10/21, by Nazmin Choudhury
    This term, Year 6 have been learning all about the Elizabethan Era, including the life, times and plays of William Shakespeare. The also arranged events on a timeline and talked about how the history they have studied previously fits in with the Eliz
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  • Summer 1

    Published 25/05/21, by Nazmin Choudhury
    In topic this term, we have covered a range of subjects. In Geography, we have been learning about mountains, volcanos and earthquakes, and we have used 4 and 6 figure grid references to describe where things are on a map.  In Design and Technol
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  • Spring 2

    Published 25/03/21, by Nazmin Choudhury
    In Literacy this term, we have focused on reading and writing. We started our online learning journey with a week of poetry; we wrote poems relating to World War II.  Following our poetry, we completed a unit of reading which enabled us to devel
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  • Autumn 2

    Published 11/12/20, by Nazmin Choudhury
    Topic This half term in topic sessions, we have continued to focus on our ‘Who am I?’ topic. This has included science lessons, focused on our hearts and how to keep them healthy. We have learned all about how the heart pumps blood aro
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  • Autumn 1

    Published 16/10/20, by Nazmin Choudhury
    Topic In topic so far this term we have focused on the topic: ‘Who am I?’ We have spent time discovering more about our heritage and culture to help us to understand a bit more about where we come from. We have also been able to develo
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  • Spring 1 Update

    Published 12/02/20, by Nazmin Choudhury
    2020 certainly started with a bang! Year 6 spent the first week after Christmas tackling courageous activities in artic-like conditions at Fair Play House. Activities included: high ropes, caving, adventures in the woodland and the legendary 3G swing
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  • Autumn 2 Update

    Published 13/12/19, by Nazmin Choudhury
    Autumn 2 has been an eventful term for Year 6 with a varied body of work completed. In Science, the children explored all things to do with electricity, with the topic culminating with our pupils designing and making their own board games. During RE
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  • Autumn 1 Update

    Published 18/10/19, by Nazmin Choudhury
    This term Year 6 have been learning all about the life, times and plays of William Shakespeare. They were lucky enough to have a visit from the man himself (see picture below) which helped them to write biographies about the ‘Bard of Avon&rsquo
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  • Summer 2 Update

    Published 18/07/19, by Nazmin Choudhury
    During Summer 2 the year 6 pupils have been extremely busy! They have been on many of their celebration trips – Legoland, Nandos, to the cinema and the park, as well as some educational visits – such as the Natural History Museum, where t
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  • Summer 1 Update

    Published 22/05/19, by Nazmin Choudhury
    First of all, I’d like to congratulate all the children in Year 6 for all their hard work and dedication in getting ready for their SATs assessments. They did amazingly well and should be very proud of their achievements. Throughout the last fe
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  • Spring 2 Update

    Published 05/04/19, by Nazmin Choudhury
    In Literacy, Year 6 have explored a range of extracts from fiction and non-fiction texts, using their reading skills to consolidate their comprehension ahead of SATs.  In Maths, a variety of topics have been undertaken, these include: ratio a
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  • Spring 1 Update

    Published 15/02/19, by Nazmin Choudhury
    Year 6 kicked 2019 off in style by delving into the world of poetry. Exploring how the East End of London was affected during World War II, the children wrote poems about the South Hallsville School bombing that occurred in Canning Town in 1940.
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  • Autumn 2 Update

    Published 31/12/18, by Nazmin Choudhury
    Year 6 really threw themselves into their learning last term and this was reflected in the excellent work produced across the curriculum. Highlights included: some fierce debates tackling the issues of bullying and internet safety, an exploration int
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  • Autumn 1 Update

    Published 01/11/18, by Nazmin Choudhury
    This term year 6 have been learning all about the life and work of William Shakespeare, exploring his varied body of work and learning about his life story. As well as this, they have been learning about mountains and volcanos, using their mapping sk
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  • Summer 2 Update

    Published 13/07/18, by Nazmin Choudhury
    What a wonderful year it has been! First of all, I’d like to congratulate all the children in Year 6 for all their hard work and dedication over the course of the year. They performed wonderfully well during their SATs assessments and throughou
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