Year 6


Year 6 Science

Our science topic this term is Evolution. In class we have been looking at how the same animals can have different traits and why this might be.

Eva decided to take the investigation further by researching the topic at home. She has produced a very informative booklet about the different…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 13 October 2017

Category: Year 6

Year 6 Art

In class we have been discussing camouflage in the animal kingdom and the reasons why it is beneficial to various species.

Lydia has produced  a beautiful piece of artwork reflecting this principal. I am sure you will agree! 

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 13 October 2017

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Angles

Year 6 have been learning about angles this week. Click here to discover their innovative way of remembering them!

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 6 October 2017

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Alice in Wonderland - Backstage photos

Here' s a sneaky peek backstage!

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 31 July 2017

Category: Year 6

Year 6 attend Carr Hill for Science lesson

Year 6 recently attended Carr Hill High School to take part in a science lesson. As well as familiarising themselves with the school, it was a useful opportunity to find out about science in high school.

The children were presented with 2 challenges. The first being to extract salt from rock…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 12 July 2017

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Year 6 end of Sats party

We had a quick change of plan on Friday as the previously gorgeous weather of the week gave way to rain! Undeterred our party moved to the hall and we had a fab time playing badmington, Twister, Limbo, Hula Hoops and gymnastics! What a great way to end the week!

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 16 May 2017

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Year 6 cricket

Year 6 have enjoyed their afternoon of cricket with Danny!

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 16 May 2017

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What a busy Week!

The sun has been out and we've had SATs! However we have managed to make the most of the weather as we had the opportunity to practise our cricket skills on Tuesday with the Lancashire under 11 coach Danny, and improve our athletics skills on Wednesday with Mr Huggan!

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 12 May 2017

Category: Year 6

World Book Day 2017

Year 6 really got onto the spirit of World Book Day! Have a look at the range of characters we became! 

Ruth said,

" I think World Book Day is a really good idea because it encourages children to think about their favourite characters in books and they can pretend to be that character for a…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 2 March 2017

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Year 6 Dance

Year 6 children have been practising this week for the Dance Spectacular at Carr Hill High School on Friday evening.

Here are some photos to give you a preview of what they will be doing.

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 23 February 2017

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Jujitsu

Last week Year 6 had the opportunity to have a lesson on Jujitsu.

David who has been participating in Jujitsu for a number of years said the following.

' Jujitsu helps you to defend yourself but it is also a fun and exciting thing to do. It helps you to keep fit and you play games and learn…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 2 February 2017

Category: Year 6

Art

By Abbi

In Art we have been focusing on drawing people.So far we have drawn eyes and noses, looking closely at the shading and detail. As we are an artistic class, we have created some beautiful masterpieces and, although it was challenging, we have mastered it. We have shown determination and…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 27 January 2017

Category: Year 6

PE- Tennis

By Abbie 

Today we did some net and ball games with Mr Huggan. First he taught us how to balance balls on our tennis racket.

That was just a bit of fun and our warm up. After we had mastered it, he taught us how to hit a ball with the palm of our hand our hand,

We then were given a racket…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 20 January 2017

Category: Year 6

The Heart

This term we are learning about the heart and the circulatory system.

On  Wednesday we were all ( well most of us!) very excited that Mrs Lewthwaite had brought a pig's heart to school that we could dissect, examine and study.

Here is an entry from Abbi 's science book.

We saw and learnt…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 20 January 2017

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Year 6 Science - Light

By Logan

Our Science topic this half term is LIGHT. We learnt that light travels in straight lines. We then learnt about refraction and we performed many experiments to see refaction for ourselves. We discovered that, as the light entered a glass of water, the light changed direction making the…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 7 December 2016

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Benjamin Britten

By Olivia and Alexia

Benjamin Britten was a famous English composer. He wrote many musical pieces which have influenced musicians today.

Year 6 have loved learning about him over the last few weeks and, last week, we listened to one of his pieces called 'The Storm'.

We learnt that he…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 1 December 2016

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Orienteering

Year 6 are enjoying their Thursday afternoons with Mr Huggon.

They are learning teamwork as well as problem solving. 

 

 

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 5 October 2016

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Health Week 2016

During Health Week Year 6 took part in a number of activities. Here are some of their thoughts on the week.

Logan

'The Life Education Bus was my favourite part of the week. The adult on the bus was very determined to tell us why it is important not to use drugs and how to keep our bodies…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 12 September 2016

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Joseph - Backstage photos!

We hope you enjoyed our production of Joseph. We loved it!

We thought  you might like to know what goes on backstage so here are some photos of what we got up to! 

 

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 19 July 2016

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Viking Museum

Year 6 would like to thank all the parents, grandparents, relatives and friends for attending our Viking Museum today. We have thoroughly enjoyed learning about the Vikings and had a great time preparing the exhibits. 

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 6 July 2016

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Year 6 Visit to Lancaster University

On Tuesday we visited Lancaster University to attend a seminar about British Values, Human Rights and refugees.

During the first part of the day we discussed our rights and responsibilities as British citizens, we then moved on to discussing our Human Rights and we realised how much we take for…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 28 June 2016

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Carr Hill experience day

On Tuesday we spent our first day at Carr Hill.

The purpose of the day was to familiarise ourselves with the new school and take part in some lessons so that we can begin to learn

what it will be like when we start in September. 

We took part in PE, Science and Technology and thoroughly…

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Posted by Caron Taylor on 21 June 2016

Category: Year 6