Year 6

This week in Year 6

This week we have had a focus on recount writing using the book ‘The Raft’. The children created some fantastic recounts and the language used was amazing. Look out for a display going up in the hall soon. This afternoon we were practising our sewing skills in preparation for creating […]

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Fruit Workshop

Throughout the school, classes participated in a workshop on Thursday to try new fruits. As well as trying new fruits we also learned how important fruit is for our body. Some children even found their new favourite fruit! In the workshop we didn’t just try fruits; we also tried smoothies […]

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This week in Year 6

This week has been on Spring 1 assessment week and Year 6 have worked incredibly hard. For this we used the 2017 SATs papers. As well as getting the children used to the style of the tests they will see in the SATs, it also gives a great insight into […]

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Year 6 Blog

The week Year 6 have spent a lot of time thinking about our value of perseverance. On Thursday I set the class the challenge of learning to juggle to the sound of moaning and groaning. “I can’t do it!”, “It’s too hard!” were just a couple of the phrases we […]

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Welcome Back to Year 6

I’m pleased to see that the children have come back to school ready to learn. This really is an important term for Year 6 and we will continue to challenge the children in their thinking. Next week we will be continuing our work on calculating area of shape where we […]

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End of the first term!

Just a quick message to say well done on a fantastic first term in Year 6. I hope you all have an enjoyable break and come back to school ready to hit the ground running with your learning. This week the children have brought home their assessment papers from Autumn […]

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Year 6 30.11.18

Another week has flashed by in Year 6 but it has been all go as per usual. In Literacy we have been continuing our work on Macbeth but we have been updating it into a modern style. Instead of Macbeth receiving a message from a rider on horse back, he […]

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Kin Ball Workshop

On Thursday 22nd November St Andrew’s was treated to a workshop trying out the game of Kin Ball. Each class had a session where they played games and learnt the techniques of setting, hitting and catching the ball. Year 6 particularly enjoyed the Indiana Jones rolling ball game!

Wyllyotts Theatre Year 6

On Thursday afternoon Year 6 took a trip to Wyllyotts Theatre in Potters Bar to watch the Young Shakespeare Company version of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. The children had a great time and particularly enjoyed the slap-stick comedy that ran throughout the show. This week we have also had a […]

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This week in Year 6

Welcome back to our new half term! This week we have continued our work with fractions – learning how to add and subtract them. The children have explored the importance of finding a common denominator in order to be able to add and subtract fractions successfully. Next week we will […]

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