Year 6 Page
Teacher – Mrs Deborah Emerson
Teaching Assistant – Mrs Sarah Dyball
Teaching Assistant – Miss Becky Green
Class Photos and NewsClass curriculum available here.
Please use the link below to access a selection of photographs from Year 6’s recent performance of ‘Pirates of the Curry Bean’. The password required is 12345:
On Wednesday 15th March Year 6 visited The Natural History Museum in London. The focus of their trip was evolution and adaptation which enabled them to enhance and extend their understanding of their current topic about Charles Darwin and The Galapagos Islands. The class took part in two workshops which were led by museum staff. […]
On Thursday 12th January, Year 6 took part in a ‘Stop-Animation’ Day, when Barry Skillin from Animation Nation delivered a workshop to help the children to produce a ‘Stop-Animation’ film. This involved the children devising an idea/storyboard for their film, making models from modelling clay and then using Apple MacBooks, digital camcorders & stop-animation/post production […]
Year 6 have been learning about the process of mummification used by the Ancient Egyptians in order to prepare their dead for their journey to the ‘after-life’. In order to gain a better understanding of the different steps involved the children were challenged to mummify their own ‘body’/orange! There is now a wonderful aroma of orange, […]
Year 6 have now been playing chess for 1/2 a term and have taken to it like ‘ducks to water’! Having spent the last 6 weeks learning the names of each piece, their value and how they move they have finally progressed to playing a proper game where check mate was the order of the day!
After having weeded and added new compost Year 6 have finally started planting snowdrops, tulips, anemones and croci in their ‘Spring Garden’ section of their ‘allotment’. Questions were asked such as: ‘How does a bulb know which way to grow?’ Our maths lesson on measuring today came in very handy as we had to estimate how deep […]