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Y6 – Creativity in Art, English and RE

Y6 – Creativity in Art, English and RE

Year 6 have had another busy week with plenty of exciting activities and successes. In Art, we have been perfecting our printing technique, in the style of Andy Warhol. In English, we have been creating linked sentences to improve the flow and cohesion of our writing....

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How to live longer…Y6 science…23rd Sept

How to live longer…Y6 science…23rd Sept

How to live longer? Step 1: eat the right stuff. Sounds simple, but you need to know what the right stuff consists of. To start this unit of science, Y6 scientists investigated which foods contain carbohydrates and therefore provide us with energy. When iodine is...

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Year 6…. A Busy Second Week!

Year 6…. A Busy Second Week!

Year 6’s second week has passed so quickly - it’s been jam packed! In English, we have continued to explore our new novel and created some setting descriptions. In Maths, we have been exploring rounding and decimals - with the help of chocolate… Then, in our wider...

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The First Week in Year 6

The First Week in Year 6

Year 6 have made a tremendous start to the new school year! We have been so impressed with their attitude towards their work as they have enthusiastically tackled their first challenges of the term. Our new class novel 'The Nowhere Emporium' was the hot topic of...

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Year 6’s first week back!

Year 6’s first week back!

Year 6 have had a busy first week back after half term. We’ve had some tricky maths lessons on the concept of volume, a new class novel called Crater Lake and some Maya challenges to digest! However, we did take a break from the busy day to enjoy the partial eclipse...

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A fantastic start in Year 6!

A fantastic start in Year 6!

Year 6 have returned to school after the half term break....with a bang! Our new topic this half term is ‘Bravery, Courage and Strength’ with a specific focus on World War Two. The children have been hooked by this topic and have been asking a wealth of challenging,...

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Year 6 CAFOD lunch 2020

Year 6 CAFOD lunch 2020

Year 6 had a great day on Friday, preparing vegetables and making soup for CAFOD Family Fast Day. This is a long standing Year 6 tradition at St Columba’s. Usually, we invite all the parents and staff to join us in the Year 6 classroom. However, this year, like many...

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Year 6…20th March

Year 6…20th March

Just some photos from last week.  I hope it's not too long until we're all together again and we can end our time in Y6 properly.

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Art & RE in Y6…March 16th

Art & RE in Y6…March 16th

I promised you an update on the art we've been doing in Y6 to prepare for the Y6 Passover meal for children & their families which will, very sadly, now not take place.  Nonetheless, the children worked with great skill and co-operation to produce an absolutely...

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