Year 5/6

Mr McGill and Mr Fowler
YEAR 6

Welcome to Year 5/6

Mr McGill, supported by Mr Fowler, will be leading us through our ‘Vicious Vikings’ topic, before we enjoy ‘Eureka’ during the second half of this Autumn term. We look forward sharing our work with you.

Class Blog

Bringing History to Life

We've been studying WW1 poetry for some time, learning about similes and metaphors through Wilfred Owen's 'Dulce et Decorum Est' and propaganda through Pope's 'The Call'. Every year the story takes a more personal turn as we explore the role John Ramsay Robertson...

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Year 5/6 Pizza Express Visit

Massive thanks to Pizza Express for hosting our Year 5/6 class for the first time - and what a time we had! As well as learning about food miles, origins of ingredients and how to make a pizza, we all got to make our own pizza and take it back to school to...

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Grey Street gone Greek!

As part of our Ancient Greek topic this term Year 5/6 researched local buildings to see which had been inspired by Ancient Greek style architecture. We then visited Grey Street in Newcastle, took photographs and sketched some of the Doric, Ionic and Corinthian columns...

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