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Category Archives: Year 6

Y6 at The Discovery Museum

Y6 had a great day re-tracing the steps of some of the most famous inventors and scientists from our region.

We had a tour of the museum and learned lots about the likes of Joseph Swan, George Stephenson, Charles Parsons and George Armstrong.

We realised how our region had changed the world!

We also learned at how persistent and hardworking the famous scientists were and how we would need those qualities in spades to get anywhere.

Congratulations to Prince Harry and Meghan

The children of St Lawrence’s dressed up in red, white and blue today to celebrate the forthcoming royal wedding.  We enjoyed learning all about royal weddings from the past and traditions which have passed down through generations.   We’re looking forward to the big day tomorrow and send a huge royal wave to the happy couple!… Continue Reading

Well done, Year 6!

This week, Year 6 have worked extremely hard all week to complete all their SAT Tests.  They completed six different tests: Grammar, Spelling, Reading, Arithmetic and two Maths Reasoning papers. We were impressed with their commitment, stamina and determination throughout the week and in the build up to them.  As a treat, we enjoyed some… Continue Reading

Y6 Easter Crafts

As a reward for their hard work this half term, Y6 enjoyed an Easter Craft Day.  We designed easter cards, created a moving chick and baked some easter biscuits.   We shared our biscuits with our buddies in Reception Class.     Continue Reading

KS2 Science Experiments

KS2 had a fantastic afternoon of amazing science experiments as part of National Science Week 2018. Staff organised 12 workshops, looking at a whole host of topics including splitting light, air resistance, states of matter and forces. Children spent 10 minutes at each activity, seeing first hand how science affects our daily life. Science co-ordinator Mr… Continue Reading

Homework for Y6

Here are 5 tasks for Y6 to complete.  Choose at least 3! http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/maths/shape_space/   Learn all about Angles, Measurement and Time.  Read the information in each section then apply your knowledge by playing the online game and taking the fun quiz.  How many did you score? Practise some short division word problems.  Print out the questions… Continue Reading

Advent Liturgy Year 6

To celebrate the end of our Advent topic, we planned a class liturgy.  Our RE topic during Advent was ‘Expectations’ and we looked at a variety of scripture linked to the coming of the Messiah.  During our liturgy, we considered how we can ‘get the road ready for the Lord’ in our own lives.  It… Continue Reading

Year 6 Christmas Crafts

As part of our Design and Technology project this term, we designed a Christmas stocking.  We had to improve our sewing skills when joining the felt together and design/create an attractive scene on the outside.  Then we evaluated it to consider what we did well and what we would improve. In Art, we also practised… Continue Reading