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HF4U workshop 1

This morning year 6 took part in workshop 1 of the HF4U programme. We discussed overcoming obstacles and famous people who haven’t had the best possible start in life but have gone on to achieve unbelieavable things. We also completed … Continue reading

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6H RE – Buddhist festivals

This afternoon 6H have been finding out about the Buddhist festivals. Did you know that there are 13 celebrated by Buddhists per year? 6H had an introduction to each of the 8 most celebrated festivals and then chose a festival … Continue reading

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6H visit Bolton College and University of Bolton

This morning year 6 visited the University of Bolton and also Bolton College. We had a tour of the university campus, which included the special effects department, library, the sports centre and the fantastic new motorsports department! We found out … Continue reading

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RE – Blackout poetry

Yesterday 6H designed their own blackout poetry art by taking a piece of text from a WWII novel and selecting various words to build their own poem linked to the Holocaust. We had some fantastic ideas of what images to … Continue reading

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Anti-Jewish law during the Holocaust

During RE this week 6H have been investigating anti-Jewish laws brought into place by Hitlers Nazi party during the Holocaust. I was very impressed with the amount of interest 6H showed, lots of questions and discussion! After our discussions and … Continue reading

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RE: The Holocaust

Today during RE 6H have been beginning to learn of the suffering and persecution of the Jewish people during the Holocaust. We investigated the reasons behind Hitler’s hatred towards the Jews and how many Jewish people were killed during these … Continue reading

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6H visit Tesco

On Wednesday 6H visited the Tesco Farnworth store as part of the Higher Futures 4 U programme. We were taken around the store and found out about the huge variety of jobs involved within a large supermarket and those that … Continue reading

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Year 6 Assembly – WWII

On Thursday, Year 6 performed a fantastic assembly all about what we have been learning in class this term – World War II. Everyone played a fabulous part and remembered all their lines! Excellent job year 6, we were all … Continue reading

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Jewish Hanukkah toys

This week during RE 6H made their very own dreidel toys, which Jewish people play at Hanukkah! Why don’t you challenge your family to a game of dreidel using money, counters, raisins or even chocolate!? For the rules check out … Continue reading

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RE – Hanukkah

Today during RE 6H found out about the festival of light – Hanukkah. We found out the story of Hanukkah and how Jewish people celebrate the festival. We compared the games played by Jewish people at this time of year … Continue reading

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