Welcome to Year 6 Blog

We are the children in Y6 at Lydgate Junior School. There are 120 of us and our teachers are: Mrs Shaw and Mrs Watkinson (Y6S/W); Mrs Rougvie and Mrs Jones (Y6R/J); Mrs Phillips & Mr Shaw (Y6SP); and Mrs Hopkins (Y6HH). Also teaching in Year 6 are: Miss Lee (Thursday in Y6SP); Mrs Farrell (Thursday  in Y6HN) and Mrs Grimsley (Thursday in Y6R/J).We are also very lucky to be helped by Mrs Hill, Mr Daw, Mr Jenkinson, Ms Kania and Mr Swain. We use this space to share all of the great things that are happening in our classrooms. Join us each week on our learning journey...

Strange Creatures

Published: Jul 10, 2020

This week, we have been looking at afantastic book called 'The Arrival'. It is a migrant story told as a series ofwordless images that might seem to come from a long forgotten time. A manleaves his wife and child in an impoverished town, seeking better prospects inan unknown country on the other side…

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A little bit of sunshine

Published: Jun 30, 2020

We can’t believe how different the weather is this week. We are missing the sunshine and sure that you are too. So we thought we’d share these beautiful sunset pictures to bring a little sunshine to you.

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What have Y6 been up to?

Published: Jun 29, 2020

As well as working hard on their learning, the Year 6 children have been keeping themselves busy in other ways too. We've had some wonderful artwork: One of our Y6 children keeping active: It has been nice to hear about work that the Y6 children have chosen to do as it is an area of interest: One of…

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Final Flight 619

Published: Jun 29, 2020

We have come to the end of our Flight 619 project and have been really impressed with the work that the Y6 children have done. We would like to share a final selection of some examples of super work...If you were wondering what the island might be like, here are some ideas: The crash even made news headlines:…

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In other news...

Published: Jun 14, 2020

As well as their home learning, Year 6 pupils have been keeping themselves busy in lots of different ways... One Year 6 pupil has been working hard on a charity projectfor Burngreave food bank. He has been making hamma bead badges and selling themin aid of the food bank. Impressively, he has made a grand…

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Flight 619 Days 6-10

Published: Jun 14, 2020

Our Y6 pupils have been busy on their islands this week and we are so impressed with the work that we have seen. We are sure that you will be too...This week, we learnt about purifying water so that it is safe to drink: Also, we have been learning about some of the dangerous creatures that we might encounter…

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Flight 619 Days 1-5

Published: Jun 05, 2020

This week, our Year 6 children have been stranded on a deserted island. They were flying solo, when they crash landed on an island. It was a small plane, with only one passenger... Their first job was to plot the island and work out the area and perimeter... If you are wondering what they island looks…

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Amazing authors

Published: May 15, 2020

In Year 6, we do lots of fantastic writing and the Y6 teachers are really missing being able to read all of the children's brilliant stories so we have loved receiving some of the children's writing that they have been doing recently. We thought it would be good to share some of it...This diary entry…

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Home Learning WB 18-5-20

Published: May 15, 2020

Dear Year 6, We hope that you are all well and keeping busy. We've been impressed with all the work that we have seen and heard about. Please find attached your home learning suggestions for this week - remember to use them in a way that works for you and your family. It is a good idea for you to take…

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Y6 have had a busy week...

Published: May 15, 2020

It is always the best part of our week when we find out what the Y6 children have been up to. They are keeping busy and here are some of the highlights...Giving Paul Hollywood a run for his money: Roneth has been baking for birthday celebrations: The celebrations didn't stop there as some of our Y6 children…

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