Monthly Archives: December 2015

Year 6 does ‘Most Haunted’

As part of our report writing this half term, we used an episode of the TV show ‘Most Haunted’ that was filmed at Smithills Hall in Bolton.  We decided to carry out our own research into the hall and then … Continue reading

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Year 6 Ice Skating

Today the children took part in an ice skating session in Bolton Town Centre.  They were fantastic on the ice and it is fair to say we have some very talented skaters in the class! Here is a short video … Continue reading

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Year 6 Food Technology Day

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Year 6 Samba performance

Over the past 6 weeks Year 6 have been working with Bolton Music Service learning all about Samba music.  They have been developing traditional samba music using drums, whistles, etc and have also been learning songs.  Today, they performed some … Continue reading

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Year 6 African Drumming Performance

This term the class has been developing their African drumming skills and learning some challenging beats and songs.  They performed them in assembly this morning to the rest of the school.  You can watch the video below.

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Writers of the week

As part of our non fiction writing the children have been creating reports based on Ricky Gervais’ Flanimals.   Well done to Cameron, Millie, Grace, Ewan and Brooke who produced some fantastic work this week!

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The Halle Orchestra adopt a player project.

Throughout November and December our wonderful year 6 children have been working with players form The Halle Orchestra to compose and perform a  piece of music. The finished piece was presented to a large audience of parents and friends on … Continue reading

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Year 6 ‘Flanimal’ Writing

Today we began our next writing topic which is using the ‘Flanimals’ (book of characters created by Ricky Gervais) to create explanations. As a hook into this writing, we split into groups to mind map ideas about each Flanimal and … Continue reading

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