In Year 6, we have a huge passion for reading! Pupils love to read a wide range of books, and enjoy discussing them with each other. Our pupils know that reading, as well as being highly enjoyable, can be hugely beneficial. It helps them with their vocabulary and writing skills.
We are so…
Posted by /blog/author/rhoward on 28 September 2021
6H have had an absolutely fantastic morning today!
They were fortunate enough to visit Our Lady's High School, for a really exciting electricity workshop.
At the workshop, they learnt all about making circuits, and why electricity is important. They had an absolute blast using the high-tech…
Posted by /blog/author/rhoward on 22 September 2021
Our Year 6 pupils worked so hard on their Young Enterprise stalls, and managed to raise an AMAZING £280!!!
All of the ideas for their stalls were their own, and we were so proud of them. We wanted them to benefit from the money that we raised, so we used the money to treat them all to a…
Posted by /blog/author/rhoward on 12 July 2021
Five children from 6H have been extremely dedicated to attending their Writing Booster Group with Miss Bennett each week, and as a reward, she organised for them to enter a Young Writers competition. I am extremely proud to announce that all five of them won, and as a result, are going to have…
Posted by /blog/author/rhoward on 30 April 2021
Our pupils have had a fantastic day celebrating World Book Day at home this year!!
Due to learning remotely, we couldn't celebrate in our usual way: doing a costume parade in the hall, and exploring a range of activities together in class. But that absolutely did not stop us having fun!
Posted by /blog/author/rhoward on 5 March 2021
Today, some of our Year 6 pupils were lucky enough to go to Our Lady's and take part in an electricity workshop.
Pupils learnt all about electricity, conductors and insulators, and had opportunities to use exciting equipment to build their own circuits. They also joined together in a…
Posted by /blog/author/rhoward on 3 December 2019
Just before half-term, 12 lucky students from across years 5 and 6 were chosen to attend the launch of Debatemate.
Debatemate is a fantastic program where pupils learn useful skills such as public speaking, how to deliver a balanced argument, and how to get their point across. It is also…
Posted by /blog/author/rhoward on 17 October 2019
Earlier this week our Year Six pupils had a fantastic day at Stockport Air Raid Shelter! They dressed as evacuees and spent the day role playing what it must have been like for young children during World War 2.
Children started the day by learning war time songs, then went on to do some 1940s…
Posted by /blog/author/rhoward on 12 September 2019
Today, all of our Year 6 pupils were lucky enough to visit OLHS' new Outdoor Learning Area.
Enjoying the sunshine they all found a unique place to sit, and in their sketch books created some pieces of art, inspired by the nature around them.
The pupils loved the different elements of the…
Posted by /blog/author/rhoward on 17 July 2019
All our Year 6 pupils have had an incredibly busy week with their SATs, and all staff at St Clare's are so proud of them! The pupils have worked so hard and showed such resilience throughout the week. After their last exam, we took advantage of the lovely weather and enjoyed spending some time…
Posted by /blog/author/rhoward on 16 May 2019
During ICT this half term, year 6 pupils have been learning all about E-Safety, staying safe online, and writing blogs. We have looked in detail at what makes a good blog, how blogs can be helpful, how blogs can be harmful, and what particular types of blogs the children enjoy. We ended the unit…
Posted by /blog/author/rhoward on 30 November 2018
Category: School Achievements
Earlier today, our new Debating Team went on an exciting visit to Manchester University, for this years Debatemate Launch. The pupils got to experience what being a University Student must feel like, as they sat in one of the humongous lecture theatres. The Launch was incredibly exciting, it was…
Posted by /blog/author/rhoward on 30 October 2018