Football's Coming Home (almost)

A big well done to all our footballers who took part in the recent Year 5 and 6 Kids Cup at Play Football. We all had a great afternoon and a big thank you to all the parents who came along to support us. A extra big thank you to Jack Fannon who came along in his role as Head Boy to help take…

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Gold Class Propaganda

A big welcome back! Where has the time gone? I remember teaching most of you at the end of year 2 and now here we all are again – in your final year of Primary School.


This has been a week of getting used to the new routines and expectations of year 6. We decided upon presentation…

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Iron Man

This week we continued our focus on written work before our moderation next week. This week has seen some fantastic pieces of written work being produced by the children! We have written narratives about The Hobbit and The Iron Man. We wrote our own interpretation of both these well known books.…

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Jolly Teacher

This week we have focused a lot of our attention on our written work, to make sure our class writing folder is ready for our end of year assessment. Here is a poem that was written by Joey Price this week:


I saw a jolly teacher,

Teaching in his jolly class,

After lesson he saw me on…

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The Jabberwocky By Lacey Miller

                The Jabberwocky


100 years ago, the venomous snakes,

Did sliver and hiss in their habitat:

All mysterious were the leopards,

And the ants crawled all over.


“Beware the Jabberwocky, my dear child!

The claws that scratch, the teeth that catch!

Beware the…

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Keira's Blog

This week we did practise SATS. We did SPAG on Monday. We did our reading paper on Tuesday. We did arithmetic and reasoning on Wednesday. We did our last reasoning on Thursday.

In the afternoons we made display posters for mathematics golden rules and SPAG skills definitions to help us remember…

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4 weeks and counting......

This week we have had our final SATs practice before the week itself. We completed, SPAG, Mathematics and Reading tests. These tests were carried out exactly as they will be on the week to give us an understanding of the adults in our room and what time of day our tests may be. Mr Blackburn shared…

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End of Spring Term

It has been another busy week in Gold class to round off this hectic Spring Term. On Monday half the class went to Fulwood to continue the swimming programme whilst the rest of us stayed with Mr Blackburn and revised. In the afternoon we carried out our weekly arithmetic paper and our class scores…

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Pool House Has Talent

Our big event this week was our now annual Talent contest! What a fantastic night we all had! 

Tuesday night was the home of Pool House Talent Contest. Twelve acts, who had to pass through a gruelling audition process, performed in front of their peers, parents and staff. It was fantastic to…

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Waiting Waiting Waiting

This week we thought we were going swimming for the first time since year 5. However after waiting for the bus most of the morning, we gave up and focused on some Mathematics instead. Better luck next week! Each Monday we are hoping to go swimming and complete a mental arithme4tic test to increase…

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A Busy First Week Back

This week has been a hectic first week back! We have started a new English topic about ‘Amazing Inventions’. Firstly, we spent our time considering what an invention actually is and then listing some inventions that we all use every day! We then read about Thomas Edison and discussed his top tips…

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Lacey's Blog


On Monday we had our last basketball session in PE. Mr Blackburn got hit in the face with the basketball; it was hilarious! We also completed more work for our Working Wall on The Hobbit. You can now we key vocabulary and definitions, key characters, riddles and interpertations of Gollum…

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