Year 6


Yr.6 started their science topic on light today.  They used torches to create shadows and investigated the most effective surfaces to create shadows on, the best objects to use to create the clearest shadows and how to change the size of the shadow.  They also looked at how we see things and how to record Continue reading

Herald Cup – Match 1 (7-1)

This evening the school football team played their first Herald Cup match against Lydd Primary School.  There was some excellent football shown from both teams.  The goal keeper from Lydd made some brilliant saves.  St Eanswythe’s team worked really well together passing and moving and using the space well.  Everyone held their positions and covered Continue reading

Yr.6 Term 4

Dear Parent/Carer, During the second half of the Spring term, year 6 will be covering the following topics: Numeracy:     Ratio and proportion, investigation techniques, 24 hour clock, the use of timetables, mental calculation strategies, the standard written methods for addition, subtraction multiplication and division and properties of numbers. Literacy:        Aesop’s fables, studying the book ‘Fuzzy Continue reading

Year 6 Headdresses

Year 6 have been very busy in their art and design lessons and they completed their amazing headdresses at the start of the term.  They had been inspired by costumes and headdresses in dance, theatre and carnival. In small groups, Year 6 decided on different themes which they would like to portray in their headdresses.  Continue reading

Year 6 are inspired by history

Year 6 have been learning about the lives, beliefs, and values of the Ancient Greeks in their history topic.  This has given them plenty of inspiration for their work in design and technology lessons.  They have worked hard to design and make mythical creatures and gods which can be moved by a pneumatic system. The children Continue reading

Fizzy Drinks and Mentos

To round of their work on reversible and irreversible reactions Yr.6 tested a variety of different fizzy drinks to see which ones caused the biggest reaction when mixed with mentos!  They used a device to ensure the mentos were all dropped in at the same time.  Some of the drinks spurted higher than the children!

Yr.6 Family Worship

Last week, Yr.6 shared some the exciting Science experiments they had been doing with heir parents and the rest of the school.  They also performed a couple of the plays they had written based on Theseus and the Minotaur and presented some of the gymnastic routines which they had created.  Well done everyone, you were Continue reading

Trampolining Club

This term some children from Yr.6 have been taking part in trampolining club.  They have worked really hard and learnt a lot in a short space of time.  They have done tuck, straddle and pike jumps, seat drops, swivel hips, front drops, back drops, front drop to seat drops and front flips.  It has been Continue reading

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