Year 6


Work Experience

Over the last two weeks children in Year 6 have enjoyed completing their work experience. 

Children have enjoyed taking on a variety of roles:  supporting the teacher in lessons, helping with displays and completing administration work. 

Well done Year 6.

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Category: Year 6

Blackpool Trip

Year 6 were rewarded for all their hard work this academic year with an amazing day out at Blackpool Pleasure Beach.  On the coach, children enjoyed listening to music and singing!

At the Pleasure Beach, children enjoyed the day going on rides, such as the Valhalla, Big Dipper and…

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St Bart's Cup

Every year, the school organises the St Bart’s U11 Girls’ Football Cup, which is open to all schools in Leeds to enter.

This year 53 teams took part and the standard of football was very high.  Colton beat Highfield in the final.

St Bart’s entered two teams.  Team A reached the last 16 and…

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Posted by anna on 27 June 2017

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Year 6 visit Headingley Cricket Stadium

Year 6 children enjoyed an amazing day out at Headingley Cricket Stadium.  Children spent the morning taking part in two sessions.

The first consisted of a classroom session linking cricket to English, numeracy and Geography.

The second consisted of a cricket skills session.  Children then…

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Posted by anna on 23 June 2017

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Preparing for the St Bart's U11 Girl's Cup

Children in Year 6 have been helping to prepare for the St Bart's U11 Girls' Cup by designing signs to be put up around the competition venue for players and managers to consider throughout the day.

The football tournament is organised by the school and over fifty teams will be  taking…

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Posted by anna on 13 June 2017

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Decision Day

Year 6 children spent the day of the General Election recapping over key manifesto points before casting their votes!

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Posted by anna on 10 June 2017

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The Snap Election!

Year 6 took the lead (in collaboration with Mrs Dixon) and informed all children in Key Stage 2 about the snap election. They did this through an assembly which included:

  • Why a snap election was taking place
  • How people vote
  • Who people could vote for
  • The manifestos for the main parties…

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Posted by anna on 9 June 2017

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Preparing for the General Election

Year 6 have enjoyed all things politics this week in preparation for the General Election on the 8th of June.

Children recapped over what they already know about politics in Britain before looking at what is involved leading up to the General Election. 

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Posted by anna on 5 June 2017

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SATs Week!

Children in Year 6 spent Friday12th of May celebrating the end of SATs Week with party food and DVDs!

The children completed tests Monday-Thursday in English (Reading, Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation) and Maths (Arithmetic and Reasoning).  Children were encouraged to attend breakfast club…

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Posted by anna on 15 May 2017

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Year 6 Booster Week

Year 6 children attended Booster Classes during the second week of the Easter break. Children spent the morning completing work in Reading, Writing and Maths, and the afternoon taking part in fun sessions.

The holiday scheme gave children the opportunity to visit the laser centre, where they…

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Posted by anna on 10 April 2017

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Year 6 Light

Children in Year 6 have enjoyed learning about light in Science.

They have learnt about different sources of light and completed a variety of interesting activities, including the paper tower activity!

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Posted by anna on 20 January 2017

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Year 6 Sewing

Children in Year 6 have thoroughly enjoyed sewing in their DT lessons. Children learnt that in World War 2, people used scraps and old clothing to make household textiles and decorations.   

Children were given the following task:design scenes/pictures from World War 2 using sewing as the…

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Posted by anna on 20 January 2017

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Year 6 Gymnastics

Children in Year 6 are enjoying gymnastics in their PE lessons, focusing first on floor work before moving on to apparatus work.

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Posted by anna on 13 January 2017

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Year 6 Mannequin Challenge - Science Lesson

Year 6 have been taking part in the mannequin challenge during their Science lesson.

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Posted by anna on 20 November 2016

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Year 6 Mannequin Challenge - PE Lesson

Year 6 have been taking part in the mannequin challenge during their PE lesson.

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Posted by anna on 20 November 2016

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Year 6 Mannequin Challenge - French Class

Class 20 from Year 6 have been taking part in the mannequin challenge during their French class.

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Posted by anna on 13 November 2016

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Year 6 Research

Children in Year 6 have enjoyed working in groups researching from the following wars:

* Vietnam War

* Falklands War

* Iraq War

* Afghanistan War

Children then presented their research to the rest of the Year Group, focusing on the following areas:

  • Factors leading towards…

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Posted by anna on 13 November 2016

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Eden Camp Trip

Year 6 visited Eden Camp on Tuesday 18th of October.  Children enjoyed visiting different huts, covering a wide range of topics related to World War 1 and 2 and other conflicts around the world.  

Children also enjoyed a puppet performance and having the opportunity to view fighter planes,…

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Posted by anna on 13 October 2016

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World War II

Year 6 have been enjoying learning about World War 2.  Children have covered the following topics:  Rise of Hitler, Key Events of World War 2, The Battle of Britain, The Blitz, Propaganda, Pearl Harbour, D Day and VE Day.  

Children are looking forward to their Eden Camp trip in…

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Posted by anna on 13 September 2016

Category: Year 6