Year 6

Handball Tournament

On Wednesday after school, we took a team to the handball tournament over at the Academy. A total of 24 schools competed and we finished in 6th place! A massive thank you to Lewis for coaching the team over the last term.  

Year 6 Maya Ball Game

This week, Sycamore class have been researching ‘The Maya Ball Game’ and how it was played many years ago. This then allowed us to write our own sets of instructions for how to play the game. Today we went into the hall to listen to each others’ instructions and then see if we could follow Continue reading

World Book Day in Year 6

There was a Mexican vibe in year 6 today as Sycamore class celebrated World Book Day by coming to school as Mexicans. This theme links to their book of the week ‘Borreguita and the Coyote’ which is part of the topic for this term: Hola Mexico! Never before had Miss Shepherd had 15 sombreros in Continue reading

Gallery Rebels Express Event

Year 5 and 6 had a fantastic express event this morning. To celebrate ‘Gallery Rebels’, parents and grandparents came in and did portraits of the children, whilst the children did portraits of their adult – we had some fabulous results! Thank you to everyone that came in, it was lovely for the children to be Continue reading

Suspended Treasures in Year 6

This week year 6 have been working hard in preparation for their express event next week (Wed 8th at 9am). After researching Damien Hirst and his formaldehyde artwork, Sycamore class investigated the best substance to suspend their own treasures in. As you can see, the decision was jelly! This afternoon everyone made their own jelly Continue reading