Articles by: Mr Cooper

Year 6 Science Week

How can you make ice-cream without a freezer? Can you make a burglar alarm with a light that is constantly on and a buzzer that goes off when triggered? These were a couple of the investigations that Year 6 undertook this week. After some fantastic discussions and ideas, Year 6 […]

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House Points Update

Just a quick update on the current house point situation. Keep working hard to collect those points! Remember the French and Jupp Cup could be going to your house at the end of the year! This week:  Ash: 161 Millstream: 175 Lea: 193 Stort: 155 Overall: Ash: 611 Millstream: 543 […]

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Year 6 Basketball Competition

  Basketball Report by Emerson On Tuesday 21st November the basketball team attended a medium school primary competition. It was held at Presdales School and the team consisted of 8 players, 4 boys and 4 girls; Ronnie, Ben, Danny, Harry A, Marni, Emerson, Maisie and Ruby. Only 4 players were […]

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Parliament Week in Year 6

Thank you to all those supports who came to watch our collective worship this morning. All the children were fantastic! On Tuesday afternoon we had some excellent discussions about whether or not the age for voting should be lowered to 16 or kept at 18. Having watched a debated from […]

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Remembrance Week

On Thursday and Friday we spent part of the day considering Remembrance Day and what it means. On Thursday afternoon we explored different memorials around the world and looked at the different features. From this pupils then designed their own memorials. Next week we will then use these designs to […]

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This week in Year 6

This week in Year 6 we have been writing modern day versions of the Macbeth story that we have studied. Children have replaced dreams of becoming the King with thoughts of being the new Simon Cowell, centre forward for Tottenham, a new headteacher and many, many others. Messengers on horse […]

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The You-Can Toucan!

Today we took delivery of the You-Can Toucan. Olivia will be telling us more about this exciting arrival during Collective Worship on Wednesday 1st November at 09:05. Please feel free to come and join us to celebrate our new arrival! 

Year 6 Hamlet Workshop

On Monday 16th year 6 were visited by the Young Shakespeare company for a theater workshop on Hamlet. Benjamin took up the role of Hamlet and tried to work out who had murdered his father (Charlie). Throughout the workshop the children took part in re-enacting scenes and re-telling the story. […]

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This week in Year 6

Another busy week in Year 6! A first mention should go to Olivia and Danny for being appointed Head Boy and Head Girl and to Sam and Emerson for achieving the positions of Deputy Head Boy and Girl. Mrs Arnold, Mr Prince and myself were all really impressed during the […]

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National Fitness Day

On Wednesday 27th September the children at St Andrew’s took part in a range of activities on National Fitness Day. The morning started with a whole school Samba at the end of Collective Worship. The children and teachers shimmied, waved, rolled and clapped their way along to some samba music. […]

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