Week six, last week of term

Week commencing 16 October 2023


In Mathematics we continued with fractions, looking at multiplication and dividing fractions by an integer. In arithmetic we have continued looking at conversions, specifically weight, distance, and volume.

In English we concluded our topic of the…

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Week 5 in Gold Class

Week commencing 02 October 2023


In Mathematics we gained an understanding of BODMAS, while in arithmetic we looked at fractions, applying our multiplication and division skills to various problems.

In English we continued our topic of the eruption at Pompeii. Having finished our diary…

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Week 4 in Gold Class

Week commencing 27 September 2023


In Mathematics we practiced mentally multiplying in powers of 10, as well as short division. While in Arithmetic we continued looking at short division as well as multiplication, specifically looking at word based problems using this written method.


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Week 3 in Gold Class

Week commencing 18 September 2023


In Mathematics we revised adding and subtracting numbers with varying decimal places.

In English continued our Pompeii diary entry, focusing on the key grammatical and linguistic features of diary writing (use of adverbials of time, informal language,…

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Week 2 in Gold Class

Week commencing 11 September 2023


This week we afforded our Year 6 class the opportunity to address the school (Yr2 – Yr6) to put themselves forward for Head Roles this year. During the week, every pupil in Years 2 – 6, along with all member of staff, have voted. In this Friday’s assembly,…

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Week 1 in Gold class

Week commencing 04 September 2023


Welcome back to Gold Class! Our students are relaxed after a wonderful summer break and both Mr Blackburn and Mr Mears are raring to go.

In Mathematics we have set targets and recapped place values.

In English we have set our aims alongside revising…

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An Active Week

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In our final week before half term we have once again been very active and have made the most of the nice weather outside.


  1. We have been practising for Sports Day (first Tuesday back after half term!) with some of the other classes, practising: 100m sprint, hurdles, obstacle courses and…
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An Enterprising Week

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This week was our first since completing our SATs last week. We began focusing on our Enterprise Project which is a project that hits multiple curriculum areas whist working towards a goal after SATs.


  1. We began by discussing our ideas for the Enterprise Project, deciding that we would…
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This week we have been completing our SATs tests that we have been revising for the last couple of weeks and working towards throughout the academic year.


  1. On Tuesday we had the SPAG tests and the Spelling test. This tested our knowledge of words classes an punctuation.
  2. On Wednesday it…
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Another Busy Week

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This week in English we have carried on revising key skills. We have revised placing key pieces of punctuation into sentences accurately, such as colons, semi colons and brackets.


In Mathematics we have learnt how to convert fractions into decimals and then answered a range of questions…

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Critical Consumers

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In English we have been revising main, subordinate and relative clauses. We also revised relative pronouns for our SATs too.

In Maths we have started a new topic about reflecting and translating 2D shapes across multiple quadrants.

Today, we have been doing our Reading Skills and we have…

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World Book Day

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We have had lots of fun today for World Book Day, where we have enjoyed the Wizard of Oz as our theme. This morning we had our usual celebration assembly but this was introduced by Scarecrow and Tin Man. In class we created our own Wizard of Oz characters and wrote a short descriptive paragraph…

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