Monthly Archives: January 2018

Year 6 Persuasive Writing

Today we began our work on persuasive writing in Year 6 with a trip to our local park.  We explored the facilities and assessed the condition / suitability of the equipment.  Following this trip, we will now write letters to persuade the … Continue reading

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NSPCC visit – Keeping children Safe

Today, Tuesday 23rd January, NSPCC respresentatives helped us to understand that we CAN speak out if we feel unsafe.  

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Writer of the week – Friday 12th January – Presley

Well done to Presley this week for his detailed report on Smithill’s Hall

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Writer of the week – Friday 5th January

Well done to Lucas for his excellent piece this week…

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The power of a good story ending!

Today we were reading ‘The Giant’s necklace’ by Michael Morpurgo as part of our literacy work.  The children loved the story and the way in which the author built up the tension and included a twist into the end of … Continue reading

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Super Science in Year 6

Today we started our new topic of ‘animals including humans’ by looking at the organs in the human body, in particular, those belonging to the circulation system.  As an exciting ‘hook’ to this lesson, the children were challenged to identify … Continue reading

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