Year 6 Blog


2 Minutes Silence on Remembrance Day

Along with the Mayor and members of the public, Years 5 and 6 observed the 2 minutes silence for Armistice Day at the 11th hour on the 11th day of November. 

The children read poems, laid a wreath and said prayers. Then they took time to read some of the names of the fallen from the Lancaster…

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Posted by Steve Whalley on 11 November 2016

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Scrooge Theatre Trip

28 children from years 5 and 6 spent an evening at the theatre to watch an original producion of A Christmas Carol. The children travelled by train to Preston, had a meal before watching the show at the Guild Hall, and were lucky enough to meet the writer and director (Anne Dalton) as well as a…

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Posted by Steve Whalley on 10 November 2016

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A Soldier's Visit

As part of our work on war poetry, one of parents came to talk about his time in the army. This included some of the kit, food and countries he has visited. This enriched the children's understanding of the importance of the peackeeping role of our soldiers.

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Posted by Steve Whalley on 10 November 2016

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Year 6 Blackpool Trip

Year 6 had a wonderful time in Blackpool today. We went up to the top of the tower, had a picnic by the sea and then enjoyed the tower circus. A great time was had by all!

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Posted by Claire Dickinson on 20 July 2016

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Planting Time

Here's another picture of Year 6 busy getting their hands dirty, filling window boxes.

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Posted by Claire Dickinson on 15 June 2016

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Tags: Y6 , R.E. , Charity Committee , charity

Planting Time

Today Year 6 were busy planting bedding plants in window boxes ready for the Cathedral Flower Festival on 25th-27th June. This is to raise money for Aid to the Church in Need, a charity which support Christians living in difficult situations around the world. Well done, Year 6 - all we need now is…

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Posted by Claire Dickinson on 15 June 2016

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Tags: Y6 , R.E. , Charity Committee , charity

Abbarella Rehearsals begin

Year 6 have been working hard to learn their lines for their forthcoing production of Abbarella. All the class have taken up the challenge and are well on the way to  not using the script.

Keep it up Year 6

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Posted by Nicola Holt on 13 June 2016

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Cafod workshop

Year six had a great morning learning about Life without taps. We played a simulation game to imagine life as a family and the difficulites they face daily. All the class enjoyed the workshops and learnt how lucky we are.

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Posted by Nicola Holt on 9 March 2016

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Tags: R.E. , CAFOD

Booster Groups

Just a reminder that booster groups have now started for year 6 pupils. The maths booster class is 3.00 - 4.00pm every Tuesday and English is  8.00-8.45am every Thursday. We try to make it fun and we hope children will benefit from revising previously covered topics in preparation for their tests…

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Posted by Claire Dickinson on 9 March 2016

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Year 6 making lunch

Year 6 did a wonderful job of making their own lunch on Tuesday morning. The classroom and staff kitchen were a real hive of activity with lots of chopping, mixing, spreading and wrapping going on. There was such a wide array of sandwich fillings, wraps, pasta and rice dishes - we could have…

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Posted by Claire Dickinson on 11 February 2016

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Visit to anti bullying play at LRGS

Today, our class went to Boys Grammar School. When we got there a man talked to use about bullying and he told us about how someone bullied him. After the talk, five teenagers did an amazing play. While the play was going on, thoughts rushed through my mind, will this ever happen to me? If it did,…

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Posted by Kelly Hannah on 27 November 2015

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Y6 visit the Life Education Van

Year 6 spent a valuable session in the Life Education Van this afternoon. They learnt about the importance of making good decisions even when their peers are doing something different. They also learnt that drugs, including medicines, change the way the body works. They showed great interest in…

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Posted by Claire Dickinson on 10 November 2015

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Tags: Y6 , Science & D.T.

Year 6 Visit Borwick Hall

What a wonderful time Year 6 had at Borwick Hall just before the half term holiday. Read some of the recounts they have written about their favourite activities below and look at the photos at www.cathedral.lancs.sch.uk/classes/y6/Borwick.

~~The Leap of Faith
My favourite activity at Borwick…

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Posted by Claire Dickinson on 5 November 2015

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Prayer & Liturgy Autumn 2

As a follow-up to the feast of All Saints, Year 6 led the school in reflecting on what we can learn from the lives of saints, focusing particularly on St Therese. The Gospel reading, Matthew 5: 14-16, reminded us that we are called to share the light of Jesus’ love with those around us and this is…

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Posted by Kelly Hannah on 4 November 2015

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prayer & Liturgy Autumn 1

 

At the beginning of the autumn term, Year 6 led the school and parents in a reflection on what it means to be a good role model. Using the parable of the good Samaritan, they reminded us that as Christians, we are called to put the needs of others before our own. They used the acronym ‘JOY’ –…

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Posted by Kelly Hannah on 4 November 2015

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