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Cancer Research Race for Life

This week, Year 6 took part in the Race for Life raising money for Cancer Research.  You can see the pictures of this fantastic event.  

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Project Chameleon

Year 6 have today started their work with Project Chameleon which will run each morning for the rest of the week.   This project will look at crime, the work of the police and the consequences of decisions that the … Continue reading

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Christopher Columbus Role Plays

Today in Year 6, we showed our knowledge of Christopher Columbus through ‘celebrity interview’ role plays.  The children had researched his voyage, and used this information to ‘interview’ Christopher Columbus on a talk show.  You can see the video below:

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Kosmic Krew Workshop

Following on from the Kosmic Krew performance in assembly, Year 6 received a workshop from the actors which looked at many aspects of theatre production.  You can see the video below:

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World Book Day in Year 6

Today is world book day and we have celebrated in Year 6 by wearing pyjamas or dressing as our favourite book character.  We shared some of the stories we have been reading and talked about the characters we have dressed … Continue reading

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Sarah Jayne Perry visits Year 6

Today we had a visit from Sarah Jayne Perry who is ranked 8th in the world at squash.  She talked about how she became a professional and the hard work and dedication it took to achieve her goals.  Hopefully we … Continue reading

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Salford Red Devils visit!

Today we were visited by two rugby league stars from Salford Red Devils – Lama Tasi and Justin Carney.  They came to talk to the children about what it takes to become a professional sportsperson as part of our aspirations … Continue reading

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Tower FM presenter visits for aspirations week

Today Year 6 were visited by Tower FM breakfast show presenter Jon Holling, who visited Year 6 as part of aspirations week.  He talked all about his job as a radio presenter and the hard work and sacrifices he had … Continue reading

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The power of a good story!

This week we have been reading ‘The Giants Necklace’ by Michael Morpurgo and the children have been thoroughly engaged in this story.  There is a twist at the end, where the children discover that the main character is in fact … Continue reading

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Super science in Year 6

Today we began our new science topic ‘Animals including humans’. As a hook into the learning, the children were asked to label their main organs using post-it notes to assess how much we already knew. You can see from the pictures … Continue reading

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