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Category Archives: Year 6

Y6 visit the Theatre Royal

Year 6 were incredibly lucky to have the opportunity to see ‘Holes’ at the Theatre Royal in Newcastle.  This is the text we have been studying this term.  This is what some children had to say about it… ‘The acting was excellent – I loved the characters.’ ‘The funniest part was when Stanley was in… Continue Reading

Kitchen Science in Year 6

Year 6 learnt about how to stay safe from unfriendly bacteria thanks to our resident expert – cook Gillian. She discussed how she keeps the school kitchen clean and how we can help do the same in our homes. Amongst the things we discussed included storing food carefully – especially keeping cooked and uncooked things… Continue Reading

WAGS Festival 2020

The girls in Year 6 took part in 2020 WAGS Festival, which encourages girls and women into different sporting activities.  We played a range of team games to get warmed up; they were great fun. We split into two teams, Nigeria and Portugal, and played against a number of different schools, winning lots of our… Continue Reading

Look at our Writing in Y6!

Last term, Year 6 studied ‘A Christmas Carol’  by Charles Dickens. Before looking at the actual text, we explored the question: Who was Charles Dickens? We researched his background and considered what life was like for people living in Victorian England.  Dickens was writing during the Industrial Revolution in London and there was a huge contrast… Continue Reading