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  • Resources to improve Maths number knowledge My Mini Maths is a fantastic website and resource for providing parents with short tests and questions designed to keep children’s arithmetic and number knowledge at the forefront of their minds – we even use this in school! Feel free to use this at home, you may just be impressed at what your child … Continue reading Resources to improve Maths number knowledge →
  • Past SATs Papers
    After the success of the parent SATs workshops, the Year 6 team are currently putting together a set of websites and resources for parents to use at home with your children. Further to conversations held at the event, here is the link to the previous SATs papers from the past decade. Although the format of … Continue reading Past SATs Papers →
  • Multi Use Games Area
    Hello and welcome to your homework. Click on this link and you will be taking to a questionnaire. Complete all the questions and ask your parent to complete the questionnaire for them. Leave a comment when you are done with your name and any thoughts about getting a great area to use!
  • Year 6 Harry Potter Trip
    Not long ago, before Christmas, the children in Year 6 finished their ‘Wonderful World of Wizardry’ topic with a trip to Warner Bros Studios where the Harry Potter films were created. Watch the video highlights of their day to find out what they enjoyed and found fascinating.
  • Oak Class Geography
    In Oak Class we have been using a range of different maps to help us with our learning in Geography. This week we have been exploring Luton through using an OS map. Using keys and symbols we have been able to identify key features within our home town such as: local places of worship, Luton … Continue reading Oak Class Geography →
  • Oak Class’s Magical Homework!
    Some more pieces of outstanding homework – this time from Oak Class! A humongous well done to Kasper, Adam, Nikola, Yousha, Salma, Sarah, Danyal, Lena and this week’s winner – Nicola – whose homework has WOW-ed the whole school and is now proudly displayed in the Year 6 corridor! Once again, thank you and well done for … Continue reading Oak Class’s Magical Homework! →
  • Magical Hogwarts Diorama Homework!
    This week, the Year 6 children really outdid themselves with the superb effort that they put into their homework! Here is a small taster of some of the fantastic pieces that Eagle Class had to offer: Well done to everyone that put so much effort into their work but an extra special pat on the … Continue reading Magical Hogwarts Diorama Homework! →
  • Prefect Interview Invitation Letters
    After filling out application forms, the Year 6 Team have had just under 100 applicants for the role of Prefect! After the overwhelmingly positive response from our students, the staff have had the daunting task of whittling down the number to just 11 per class. These children have now received a letter inviting them to … Continue reading Prefect Interview Invitation Letters →
  • Curriculum Newsletter
    Click below to read our Year 6 Curriculum Newsletter for the first half of the Autumn Term Year 6 Curriculum News Autumn 1
  • Welcome to the St Matthew’s Year 6 blog!
    Welcome to the St Matthew’s Year 6 blog. Here you’ll find posts, information and all sorts of other things about what we’re up to in our classes and across the year group. Be sure to stop by regularly!