Welcome to Year 6
2022/23 Academic Year
Staying sharp over the Summer
Top 10 tips to help children enjoy reading.
2021/22 Academic Year
Huge thank you to PODs for organising last nights prom for our year 6 children. Additional thanks also needs to be given to our office staff for sorting out all the payments and letters and also to Miss Jones, Mr Horner and Mrs Pearce for giving up their time last night to stay and supervise the children.
They all had a fantastic time, creating memories to last a lifetime.
Wow! We did it year 6!
23rd May 2022
Today we have started a new DT topic. Our task is to design and make an Automata, a mechanical moving device. Over the coming weeks, we will learn to cut wood with precision and refine the finish by sanding. We will also learn other practical skills such as drilling and screwing, nailing, gluing and filing.
18th and 19th May.
We couldn't have asked for better weather during our stay in London. After a visit to the Science Museum on the first day, we then went on a sight seeing trip around London, enjoying a paddle in the Diana Memorial on the way.
Thursday 12th May
We did it year 6. We made it through SATs week. Time to relax this afternoon, enjoy an ice-cream and have some fun. Well done year 6, we are extremely proud of each and everyone of you.
Monday 9th May
After working hard this morning, it was time for year 6 to relax and enjoy some free time outside. We've got this year. See you tomorrow at 8.30am for breakfast.
Monday 9th May
A relaxing afternoon of art, after sitting their first set of SATs this morning. They were all amazing during their SPAG test, trying really hard and taking care with their answers.
28th April 2022
This afternoon children in year 6 have been learning how to draw nets of 3d shapes. To help with with their understanding, they have been making their own 3d shapes and comparing them to their drawings.
As part of British Science Week, children in year 6 investigated the impact of exercise on their heart rate.
10th March 2022
Today, children in year 6 had their second lesson with some brand new IT software - The Crumble.
As part of World Book Day yesterday, we invited children to take part in a whole school homework competition.
Thursday 24th January
How cute are these little snowmen that we made today.
During Art Week, year 6 have been learning about Paul Klee, an abstract artist from Switzerland.
Today, children in year 6 had the pleasure of meeting Sam, an expert who works at the British Museum in London.
8th November 2021
We have been watching The Ridge, a film from Danny Macaskill.
Tuesday 12th October
We thoroughly enjoyed using the apparatus in PE this afternoon. Some great balances. Well done.
We cannot thank Dame Sarah Storey, Inspector Kevin Smith from South Yorkshire Police and all the Bikeability team for giving up their time to come to St John's today.
Monday 13th September
9th September 2021
Yesterday, Miss Jones visited year 6 to deliver some fantastic news.
The number of hedgehogs in the UK has decreased by over 50% in the last 20 years.