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Welcome to year 6!

Year 6 is a busy year and we hope you are looking forwards to fulfilling the year 6 motto and becoming , 'the best that you can be'.

 

Mrs Tomkins is your teacher Monday - Thursday.

Mrs Yeomans is your teacher on Fridays.

Mrs Gaskin works in year 6 throughout the week and Mrs Ibbitson teaches year 6 French on a Thursday afternoon.

 

 

I have extremely high expectations of the children I teach and can assure you as parents that your child will be challenged to reach their potential on every level whilst in my class. Year 6 is a special and important year for your children, with a wonderful array of opportunities, new experiences, leadership opportunities, fun, enjoyment, personal challenge and hard work. Year 6 is a year where the shared responsibility of child, parent and school is of paramount importance as we strive together to ensure that your children move on to secondary school as well rounded, motivated and confident young people who really have achieved the highest standards possible and, to quote the year 6 motto, ‘become the best that they can be’. I assure you that I will give your children my very best as a teacher and will expect the very best from the children in return in terms of effort, behaviour and attitude.

 

 

Mrs Tomkins

 

 

 

 

Christmas dinner day in year 6! Ho ho ho!

Making Christmas cakes for the PTA Christmas fair!

WW1 week in year 6. The children visited the war memorial and read their poetry that they had written to remember the fallen soldiers in WW1.

'Selling' workshop with governor Phil Day. Year 6 learning about selling techniques and using persuasive language strategies!

Our local history - Y6 learning about the Battle of Bosworth

Y6 IPAT singing morning at Lutterworth College

Learning about e-safety at the Warning Zone!

How to get ready for year 6...

St. Margaret's Non-negotiable spellings...

Concrete maths in Y6 - Taste testing mocktails made using different ratios of ingredients!

Dumbledore, our school's 'Pets as therapy' dog visited year 6 this afternoon!

Character education is a focus in school this year. Today, the children in year 6 thought about what character traits they see as being the most important.

What fabulous Tudor homework projects from year 6! Well done for all your hard work; investigating Tudor homes. There were also some fabulous videos made by the children that we greatly enjoyed watching in class. It was great to see everyone's creative talents shining!

Year 6 Poetry showcase

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On Friday, the children in year 6 performed classical poetry that they had learnt off by heart for the week's homework. The children performed to Mrs Gaskin and Mrs Yeomans with confidence and accuracy! Here are some photos of the children performing their poems.
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