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 Miss Norris (Y6HN). 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...

Homework 16-9-20

Published: Sep 17, 2020

This week's homework pages are:Maths pg 8 and 14Reading pg 24 and 25 SPaG pg 7 We are also asking the children to research someone for their biography writing next week. Please find the instructions below: Y6 Homework – Biography research. We are going to be writing BIOGRAPHIES in Literacy next week.…

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Friday 18th September

Published: Sep 16, 2020

A huge congratulations to our first 'Stars of the Week' for this school year. They have been impressing their teachers with their hard work, positive attitudes and super behaviour. Well Done! 6SW have started creating art work for our whole school Fairy-Tales displays. Ours are mythical and magical forests.…

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Welcome back Year 6s!

Published: Sep 10, 2020

We are all feeling very positive to be back at Lydgate Junior School, especially starting our exciting year as Year 6s! In our first ICT lesson we completed a well-being questionnaire and we have since learnt how to create fantastic, positive posters with inspirational quotes. "Some days are better,…

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Welcome back!

Published: Sep 10, 2020

Welcome back to all of our Year 6 children and their families. We have loved having everyone back in school and have been impressed at how quickly the children have settled. They are definitely ready for Year 6: they have worked really well this week, demonstrating mature attitudes to their learning.…

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A Lydgate Goodbye

Published: Jul 17, 2020

Competition winner

Published: Jul 16, 2020

We want to say a huge well done to Jessica, who has gained 2nd place in the Y5/6 age group in the Broomhill Festival art competition. Here is her wonderful winning piece (which we think is absolutely stunning):

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Wonderful Writing

Published: Jul 15, 2020

During our 'The Arrival' project, we have seen some fantastic writing. We wanted to share a few examples with you.... Roneth: The Arrival by Joshua “What’s going on?” Ishout above the loud noise of the crowd. Why are we here? Why does my mum looklike she’s trying not to cry? I had just woken up this…

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Guess who?

Published: Jul 15, 2020

This week, our Year 6 children have received their year books. They are such a fantastic memory of their time at Lydgate Junior School and we would like to extend our huge thanks to Mrs Phillips for organising, formatting and coordinating their production. In the year book, there is a little competition…

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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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