Year 5&6 Tag Rugby

Today we entered the Heywood Schools Year 5&6 Tag Rugby competition at Newhouse Academy against 3 other schools.  This was a first competition for our children with little practise and they gave it a really good go and were learning throughout each game. Thank you to the children who stepped Read more…

Year 5&6 Rounders

Today we took part in the Heywood Schools Year 5&6 Rounders competition at Newhouse Academy along with 4 other schools. This was another first competition for our children with little practise and they were amazing. Fantastic teamwork by all the children, we won 2 games and lost 2 games. Miss Read more…

Year 5&6 Handball

Today we entered the Heywood Schools Year 5&6 Handball competition. This was a first handball competition for our children and with little practise they did amazing. There was a mixture of results and all the children had lots of fun. Throughout each game we could see your confidence growing. Miss Read more…

Jubilee Day in Year 6

Yesterday, to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee, Year 6 took part in a range of activities. To start the day, the children became party planners and had to plan a fake jubilee party using their maths skills to stick to a budget- it was much harder than it first looked! They Read more…

Year 6 celebrate the end of SATs!

Year 6 have worked incredibly hard this year in preparation for their SATs and they are finally done and dusted! To celebrate, the children started off the day with sausage and bacon sandwiches and then decorated the Greek pottery which they made earlier in the week. Everyone then went outside Read more…

Year 6 Book Week- Writing poetry

As part of this week’s Book Week, Year 6 used various texts to explore the theme of ‘Refugees’. The children discussed the current situation in the Ukraine, then used both their Bookflix picture book ‘The Arrival’ and the famous poem ‘Refugees’ to create their own reverse poems. All of the Read more…

South America fact files in Year 6

This term in Geography Year 6 have been learning all about South America. To consolidate their learning each child created a double page fact file all about the continent’s landscape, human geographical features, exports and climate. Everyone really enjoyed the topic and produced fantastic fact files…have a look at some Read more…

SCARF workshop in Year 6

Today Year 6 took part in a SCARF (Safety, Caring, Achievement, Resilience and Friendship) workshop based on what they have been learning about in their PSHCE lessons. They participated in activities and discussions relating to health, lifestyle, relationships and wellbeing. The session was very helpful in consolidating the children’s knowledge Read more…

Safer internet day in Year 6

For this year’s Safer Internet Day, Year 6 produced and presented some Google slides surrounding the theme of ‘All fun and games? Exploring respect and relationships online.’ Everyone created informative and mature presentations- some pairs even gave us a quiz!