6B join Y5 and 6 Willow weaving

Today we contributed to a joint willow sculpture which is now attached to one of the front fences in school for all to see. We learnt new skills and with a lot of resilience made some lovely leaves made of willow to add to the branches.

Celebrating our Successes

During special mentions today we celebrated some amazing successes and celebrated our learning together. The children looked incredible in Yellow Supporting mental health charities. Thank you to everyone for all your hard work this week. Congratulations Jack on achieving the Head Teachers Award this week and to Mrs Buttree – our staff star of the […]

6B – #NationalPoetryDay

Today we have been appreciating poetry looking at a range of narrative poems around our key person in history, Grace Darling. Children were able to express their likes and dislikes about the anthology presented and give reasons for their choices. We then added in a drama frieze focussing on the famous painting ‘The Wreck of […]

6B – P4C

Today we started our discussion in response to a film that we watched about how the world had a new beginning after the Corona Virus. Children formulated a few questions in small groups and then we came up with a short list of excellent questions together that we could debate as a class. Finally, we […]

Rotherham United – Football is back on.

On Tuesday our Year 5/6 children took part in a tournament at New York Stadium during the Rotherham United home match. The children played during half time and played exceptionally well. We are so proud of them. Tyler saved an incredible penalty and the whole team played with excellent sportsmanship. We hope you enjoyed every […]

6B Craft Camellias for Wentworth Woodhouse

Wentworth Woodhouse has invited us to make paper camellia flowers to contribute to a collaborative art work installation, to attract funding to restore its beloved Camellia House. Children followed specific instructions carefully and used resilience to make our contributions. I bet you agree they look beautiful. Imagine how amazing they will look when all schools […]

6B Performing Arts with @WingfieldAcad

Today we started our performing arts journey with @WingfieldAcad Children composed and performed their own movements to music using our class text Kensuke’s Kingdom as a stimulus. We are looking forward to our further sessions with Miss Priestley over the autumn term.

6B PSHE – What makes a good friend?

Today, we have discussed what makes a good friend, listing qualities and attributes. We then ranked them in importance order but came to the conclusion that all of the qualities that we look for have the same level of importance. Finally we explored Agony Aunt/ Uncle scenarios and expressed our opinions on what we would […]

Special Mentions Celebrations

We loved our first assembly back sharing all the wonderful things that had happened that week. Our children have come back settled and love learning. It was really lovely to see our KS1 children back in the hall. Well done to all our winners and to Scholes who have taken the house challenge lead.

6B Art – Sailing Boats

Today, we used our pencil sketching skills to create line drawings of sailing boats, linked to our class text Kensuke’s Kingdom. Children then quickly transferred these pencil skills into pen drawings becoming braver with their line experimentation as the afternoon went on.  

Special Mentions Assembly

Today we celebrated the children’s achievements in their new class. It appears everyone has had a fantastic first week and really enjoying finding new friendships, getting to know their Teacher and learning new things. Well done to all our winners and we really enjoyed our Olympics theme.

Art – watercolour skills in 6B

Today, 6B have been learning new watercolour skills in order to create a skills card for any watercolour work that we complete this school year. Children were surprised to know that a ‘dirty palette’ is a good palette because of the broad range of colours that could be created. We will be laminating these cards […]