Mrs Buchanan

World Book Day in Year 6

To celebrate World Book Day at St Eanswythe’s, everyone had to dress up as a word from the dictionary. Year 6 certainly did not disappoint! We had all sorts! From ‘green’ to ‘floral’ and ‘black’ to ‘music’. Thank you to all the grown ups who helped with the costumes. We designed ‘reading butterflies’ in the Continue reading

Parisian Picnic in Year 6!

As part of our world book week celebrations, Year 6 had a Parisian- style picnic linking to a book we studied last term. ‘Rooftoppers’ by Katherine Rundell is set in Paris, so it only seemed fitting that we ate delicious croissants filled with ham and cheese. The children made miniature Eiffel Towers too!   

Skateboarding and Scootering Workshop

Today, Yrs 1,2,3,4,5 and 6 took part in a fantastic scootering and skateboarding workshop. The children were shown how to manoeuvre safely on the skateboards and scooters as well as test themselves when learning new skills. It was a pleasure to see the children supporting and motivating each other. The behaviour from all classes was Continue reading

Inclusive Sports Festival

Today Year 6 took part in an Inclusive Sports Festival which took place at The Three Hills. The children had lots of fun trying new sports which included wheelchair basketball, seated volleyball and table cricket. The children had lots of fun and were complemented on their behaviour and teamwork. Some children got chosen by staff Continue reading

KnuckleBall Workshop

Today, Year 6 were lucky enough to take part in a KnuckleBall workshop delivered by the legendary KnuckleBall Twins, Charlie and Sammy.  Our workshop started with a theory based session in the classroom learning what KnuckleBall is. We soon learnt that Knuckleball is a type of free kick in football. We leant lots about The Continue reading

Term 3 Year 6

Dear Parent/Carer, I hope you have had a fabulous Christmas break and feel ready and refreshed  for a brand new year!  This term Year 6 will be covering the following areas: Literacy: Our class novel is ‘Rooftoppers’ by Katherine Rundell. We will also be looking at reading paper techniques to  deepen comprehension skills.  Maths: Fractions, Continue reading

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