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Water Fight Fun!

On Friday 18th May, Yr 6 took part in their end of SATs week water fight.  The children were all provided with water blasters and water bombs by the PTA (as were the staff).  We would like to say a huge thank you to the PTA for supporting our Year 6s in this way.  The […]

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And we’re done!!!

Year 6 have now completed their KS2 SATs tests and are enjoying some well-deserved ‘down time’ on the field. They have all worked so hard this week and we can’t begin to explain how proud we are of their determination to do well and their unending cheerfulness in the face of some tricky tests.  Well […]

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Breakfast Bonanza!

Year 6 arrived early this morning ready for their pre-SATs breakfast.  They all enjoyed cereal, toast and juice whilst chatting with their friends.  This was followed by some fun time on the field before the start of the normal school day.  We were all so proud of the way they performed yesterday during their Grammar, […]

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Easter School ’18

Children from Year 6 have just completed 2 days of Easter School as part of their preparation for the KS2 SATs tests which will take place in May. Over the course of Tuesday and Wednesday they all took part in sessions covering grammar, reading comprehension, arithmetic and reasoning.  The sessions were led by Mrs Blyth, […]

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Yr 6 Weekly News

In Maths this week we have been revising our understanding of area and perimeter.  As well as calculating the area of rectilinear shapes we have also been calculating the area of triangles and parallelograms, making sure that we know the formulas for these calculations.  Towards the end of the week we have moved on to […]

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Battle of the Bands

A new Battle of the Bands between 6R and 6M will go live at 8.00am today and will run until 7.00pm this evening.  Which class will be victorious this time? Good luck!

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Year 6 Weekly News

6M have been having a fantastic time finishing off our World War 2 propaganda poster painting. They have taken the task very seriously and have put immense effort into their work. We’ve also continued our investigation into the structure of biographies. The children displayed  excellent team work skills today and sorted through information on David […]

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Battle of Britain Research

Over the course of the last two weeks, Year 6 have been learning about the Battle of Britain as part of our history unit on World War II.  Rather than simply being told information about this important part of British history, the children have been finding out for themselves by reading copies of historical documents […]

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Maths SATs Guidance

As discussed during the SATs Parents’ Workshops, an extremely useful resource for Maths SATs practice is the Ultimate KS2 SATs Organiser.  The organiser is arranged into maths curriculum sections and includes links to a range of SATs questions and You Tube videos showing how these questions can be answered.The link below takes you to the […]

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Year 6 Weekly News

This week we have been learning about the beginning of World War 2 including the Dunkirk evacuation in May/June 1940. Did you know that one of the little ships in Operation Dynamo was from Clacton? You can see the flag in the lifeboat house. In Art we have also been looking at the propaganda posters […]

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