Hey, we are 24 spirited Year 6 students that love learning and endeavour to do our best so that we can be the best version of ourselves. We have big dreams and work hard at school to fulfil them. We are training our minds to believe that anything is possible.
This is our wonderful class. We love playing with words and have come up with our class slogan. What do you think?...
11/12/18 Today a letter about a Y6 trip to Southwell workhouse came out. We will be going back to 1861 and experiencing a day in life of a Nottingham pauper on Friday 16th February.
10/11/18 A whopping 19 of us are reading or have read Wonder. So much PSCHE is coming out of it. The children are loving reading about Augy and his extraordinary life.
5/1/18 Happy New Year everyone. Our first few days back have been wonderful. So many Giants have had 'Wonder' for Christmas so are thoroughly enjoying our discussions. Will we get that cinema trip I "wonder"?
15/12/17 To day is Pantomime day - we all looked amazing in our Christmas Jumpers.
10/12/17 We are busy preparing, making and busying ready for our Winter Wonderland on Monday after school.
1/12/17 This week has been Anti-Bullying week. We have looked at what bullying is defined as, how to distinguish between bullying and banter and how to behave when you observe bullying as a bystander. We have decided that together we can STOP bullying.
24/11/17 This week the Y6 Committee met to come up with their plan for the Winter Wonderland event. (If you want to know more about this then look out for the coming letter).
17/11/17 This week has been C+ I week. This year the title was ' Illustrate my world'. We have designed our own book characters, put words to a completely wordless book and done so much more
3/11/17 Our Indonesian Batik paintings - in the style of Andy Warhol - are coming along a treat. One more stage before they are finished. Don't they look great!
19/10/17 We set new goals in the personal fitness testing where we had to sprint, balance, sit-up,and so much more like agility and hand-eye coordination challenges. We set a new whole school sprint goal and have the school's most flexibly athletes. Tonight is the 'Spooky PTA Discos' so we are hoping for some scary visitors.
Our Y5/6 footballers won round two of the area football tournament so are off to country
finals next. Well done folks.
After our visit to Trent College to meet award winning author Dan Smith, Trent College are holding a writing competition based on his newest book. The competition instructions are below in the 'Homework' section. Please read them carefully and have your entry in by Friday the 3rd of November. This is your half-term holiday homework so expect everyone to enter.
13/10/17 Wear your favourite colour day was bright and beautiful. Please spend some good quality time this weekend reading so that we can get up there on the leader board again!
12/10/17 The first Class Assembly of the year took place and it was ours. Giants made themselves and parents proud.
11/10/17 We went to Trent College to meet award winning author, Dan Smith.
10/10/17 Times Tables Rock Stars was launched and now we are in full rock star competition with one another and others from all over the world.
21/9/17 Next Wednesday is National Fitness Day so don't forget to come dressed as your
favourite athlete or in your own sports wear. I will have to dig out my Beth Tweedle leotard for the occasion.
15/9/17 Well after surviving a warning earthquake and an emergency evacuation from
a volcano site, Giant's seem to be resilient.
12/1/18 Cole is the first Giant of 2018 to be recognised in our special assembly. He has been making such a huge effort with his reading that I want to world to know just how great he is.
1/12/17 Emily received an award for her outstanding Flotsam story. Harry was given a Friendship Award for his recognition of how others may be feeling.
24/11/17 So far this year Charlie, Ben, Matty, Harry, Emily, Imogen, Yasmine, Kian, Honey, Alyssa and Jack H have all completed their Bronze Merit Cards.
17/11/17 Honey was recognised in the special assembly for her outstanding mid term tests.
3/11/17 Yasmine and Honey received their Bronze Awards in today's celebration assembly. Honey also got her 3/4 reading millionaire certificate.
20/10/17 Ben was recognised in our assembly today for being a wonderful role model.
13/10/17 Despite not being here Jasmine was recognised for her perseverance with short division this week.
21/9/17 Latisha has been recognised as an accomplished writer this week for her explanation text.
15/9/17 Millicent has been recognised for a superb attitude towards work and school life.
8/9/17 Jack W was recognised in our awards assembly for making a great start at Dovedale