Congratulations on an amazing Year 6!!! Good luck, take care and come back and see us soon. From all the Year 5 and 6 teaching team x
WOW! Year 6 you were all the stars of the show during our end of year performance of ‘Ali Baba and the Bongo Bandits!’ We are all so very proud of you! You all worked so hard in putting the show together, learning your lines and singing the songs. You were AMAZING! … Read moreAli Baba and the Bongo Bandits!
Well Year 6, here we are at your final half term at St Thomas’! Now is the time to reflect on your time here at school, to cherish the many memories you have created with your friends and teachers and to remember all of the important lessons you have learnt. This half term will be … Read moreTime to Reflect!
As you know Year 6, we have started our new topic in science – SEEING LIGHT. You should already have some fantastic scientific knowledge about light as you have explored this topic in previous school years. Therefore, I set YOU the challenge to tell me all the wonderful things you already know! You could tell … Read more
We have been reflecting on what we have been learning about throughout last half term. As part of our topic lessons we took part in an amazing Viking workshop, we shared stories with KS1 during World Book Day and learnt all about the changes materials go through during our science lessons with Miss Lawrie. … Read moreTake a look at what we’ve done!
Material properties Materials have different properties that make them useful for different jobs. Here are some properties that materials have. Transparent or opaque Transparent materials do let light through (you can see through them). Opaque materials do not let any light through (you cannot see through them). Waterproof Waterproof materials do not let water through … Read moreMARVELLOUS MATERIALS!!
Yesterday all of year 6 went on a very interesting trip to the army barracks. We all got split into groups and in each group we had some very important people talking to us. The rooms had people from many different place like people from the police station, Bolton lads and girls club, ST johns ambulance … Read moreOur day at crucial crew!!
The farmers jobs Everything had to be done by hand on a Viking farms life was tough. Farmers grew oats, barey ,and wheat, then they ground the grin to make flour, porridge and ale .They planted vegetables too and kept animals like cows, sheeps, pig, and chickens … Read moreWhat jobs did the vikings do?
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to ride a Viking Longship and ride the seven seas, steal treasure and fight armies? No, well you can still read on as this is going to be ….. FACTS ABOUT VIKING LONGSHIPS! Enjoy. Around one thousand years ago [ when Vikings were planning on raiding … Read moreViking Longships.
The Vikings had to make everything using their own hands in the farms . Farmers grew Oats Barley Weet They grinded the grains to make the flour, porridge and ale . They planted vegetables too, and khept animals like cows , sheep , pigs and chickens. CAN YOU SOLVE THESE SCRAMBLED WORDS TO SEE WHICH JOBS THE … Read moreWHAT JOBS DID VIKINGS DO ?
Viking gods Vikings have many gods; Thor was the god off lighting, Freyja was the god off love and bladder is the son off Freyja – he is kind and gentle. Loki is a trick god, he killed Bladder. People loved and trusted Thor but hated Loki. Death When a Viking dies in battle he goes to … Read moreViking Gods
Who were the Vikings? Excuse me. Yes, you… would you like to learn about the Vikings? Great! Well let’s start at the beginning… The Vikings lived over 1000 years ago, he doesn’t look that old to me, what’s your secret? The Vikings were Norse people who came from an area called Scandinavia. You might know it … Read more
Welcome to 2018 Year 6! As we embark on your final year at St Thomas’, it is time to reflect and set ourselves goals and targets for the year ahead. Perhaps, for some, a new year is time to turn over a new leaf. For others, it might be time to set goals for what … Read moreNew Year, New Start!
Year 6 have been learning all about the Mayan civilisation within our Topic lessons. Can you tell me some interesting facts that you have learnt about the Mayan culture so far? You could include some information about the Maya Gods, Chichen Itza, or even how the number system works! You could also set a challenge for … Read moreMayan Mania!
We have settled into life in Year 6 wonderfully! Our class teacher is Mrs Unsworth, but we also work with Miss Allan, Miss Varley and Miss Moores. We are supported by Mr Burke, Mrs Mitchell, Mr Collins and Ms Beatty! As the oldest pupils in school we have a lot of responsibility … we are … Read moreClass of 2017-18
Well Year 6, we find ourselves at the end of another term at St Thomas’ and what an exciting, fun-filled term it has been! We started off the term with World Book Day when we came into school in out pyjamas and shared stories with children from KS1. We also had the opportunity to learn basic … Read moreAnother Term Over!
Yesterday was a very unusual day at St Thomas’ …. It started off a little bit strange – … which progressed into something weird – and culminated in a vicious visitor arriving IN school! Challenge for you; Year 6 – explain to the world what happened here yesterday. (I’m sure they will be shocked!)
This morning it was our class assembly. Lots of parents and relatives came to watch us. We delivered a VERY important message to the whole school about bullying and how to deal with it! We would like to spread the important news further … PLEASE read our posts to find out more ….
We have been looking at historical texts and famous people in guided reading this week. We looked at the famous person – Guy Fawkes and the thwarted gunpowder plot! We have learnt an awful lot … some facts interesting and some rather disgusting! CHALLENGE Using your reading skills can you summarise what you have learnt … Read moreRemember, Remember the 5th of November …