Violet Year 6 2017-18

Enterprise afternoon

On Tuesday afternoon, Violet class organised and ran a mini summer fair for the younger children in school as part of their enterprise project. In teams, they each chose an activity to run and had to think about how they would make it accessible for children in red class right up to indigo – not always an easy task! Children throughout school enjoyed penalty shootouts,
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ABCD Street Dance and Drama Assembly

This morning we had a fantastic display of street dancing from our after school club ABCD dance. We also had a snapshot of drama from our after school drama club, who performed Matilda!! It was such a treat, they were amazing! Well done to all involved and thank you to Miss Andrea, Miss Caroline and Miss Leah!


Let The Games Begin!

We are so proud of all the children’s performances in our end of year show! They have worked so hard and it definitely paid off – well done to all of Key Stage 2 and especially Violet class!


Sports Day 2018

What a beautiful day for St Mary’s sports day!! It was Early Years and Key Stage One Sports Day in the morning and Key Stage Two in the afternoon. We set off on our circuit of activities with so much to do. There were sprint races, obstacle races, target games, sack races and relays plus lots more!! A wonderful day was had by all!
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Mr Beckingham

We always really look forward to Mr Beckingham’s visits. He brought his painting easel today which is always a treat! He told us a story about the miracle of how Jesus calmed a storm on the Sea of Galilee, as depicted in the fourth chapter of the Gospel of Mark in the New Testament of the Christian Bible. He painted as he was talking
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Art and the Environment week

We have been very creative during Art and the Environment week . We linked all our outdoor and Eco learning with our Art skills to create some lovely work. The main activity of the week was working with Amanda from Discover and Create in a Recycle, Re-use, Re-think workshop. Amanda showed us how to recycle plastic bags to create a piece of Art work.
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Summer 2 Newsletter

Summer 2 newsletter Year 6


Year 6 leavers’ service at Manchester Cathedral

This morning we went to Manchester Cathedral for a Year 6 leavers’ service with lots of other schools from around the diocese. Bishop Mark and Canon Smith, along with lots of children from other schools, shared readings and prayers to help us reflect on the last seven years and to look forward to our next big step! We had a lovely time. Take a
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Summer 1 Newsletter

Summer 1 newsletter Violet 2018


Science week!

As part of British Science week we took part in a range of activities through the week.  All week the children participated in a Famous Scientists QR trail. Children used I-pads to scan the QR codes and answer questions about that scientist. We all learnt a lot about what they discovered and how they changed the world. Children were asked to take pictures of
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