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Our Year 6s from both Rosedale House and Dame Bradbury's have come together to launch a blog about all that they are learning.

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  • Liam writes letter to Joe from Billy the Kid

    Published 01/02/21

    As part of their ‘Sticks and Stones’ theme, Year 6 read the wartime novel 'Billy the Kid' by Michael Morpurgo.

    Year 6 were asked to imagine that they were Billy, writing a letter to Joe, telling him about what Joe has missed since he died.

    See Liam's letter below:

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  • Masha explores the life of Billy the Kid through letter writing

    Published 01/02/21

    As part of their ‘Sticks and Stones’ theme, Year 6 read the wartime novel 'Billy the Kid' by Michael Morpurgo. 

    Year 6 were asked to imagine that they were Billy, writing a letter to Joe, telling him about what Joe has missed since he died.

    Masha did a great job of getting into the mind-set of Billy in their letter:

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  • Felicity's 'Billy the Kid' creative letter writing

    Published 01/02/21

    As part of their ‘Sticks and Stones’ theme, Year 6 read the wartime novel 'Billy the Kid' by Michael Morpurgo. 

    Year 6 were asked to imagine that they were Billy, writing a letter to his brother Joe, telling him about what Joe has missed since he died.

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  • Lucas captures the voice of Billy the Kid

    Published 01/02/21

    As part of their ‘Sticks and Stones’ theme, Year 6 read the wartime novel 'Billy the Kid' by Michael Morpurgo. The class were then tasked with writing a letter as Billy to his brother Joe.

    Here is Lucas' well thought-out piece:

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  • Misha's letter to Joe

    Published 01/02/21

    As part of their ‘Sticks and Stones’ theme, Year 6 read ’Billy the Kid’ by Michael Morpurgo. Year 6 were asked to think like the main character, Billy, and write a letter to Billy's deceased brother Joe.

    Here is Misha's fantastic letter:

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  • Remembrance poetry: We must remember

    Published 11/11/20

    For Remembrance Day, and as part of their ‘Sticks and Stones’ theme, Year 6 were asked to write a  poem about what Remembrance or war means to them.

    Amy thought through her choices of language carefully to create a sombre tone to her poem:

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  • Remembrance poetry: Rudi and Campbell's acrostic poem

    Published 11/11/20

    For Remembrance Day, and as part of their ‘Sticks and Stones’ theme, Year 6 were asked to write a poem about what Remembrance or war means to them.

    Rudi and Campbell created an acrostic poem which describes what it was like for soldiers in the trenches:

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  • Remembrance poetry: On the graves of the fallen

    Published 11/11/20

    For Remembrance Day, and as part of their ‘Sticks and Stones’ theme, Year 6 were asked to write a  poem about what Remembrance or war means to them.

    Arsalan has written a sorrowful piece on the poppies that grow over unmarked graves:

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  • Remembrance poetry: Glory

    Published 11/11/20

    For Remembrance Day, and as part of their ‘Sticks and Stones’ theme, Year 6 were asked to write a  poem about what Remembrance or war means to them.

    Grace used 'glory' as the topic for her remembrance poem:

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  • Year 6 practise persuasion as they pitch product ideas

    Published 28/05/20

    Recently Year 6 have been studying persuasion. They watched 'Pocket Money Pitch' from CBBC and some Junior Dragon’s Den for inspiration. They were then tasked with inventing their own product and writing a persuasive pitch to present to the 'dragons'. Would you invest in their company or buy their product?

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  • Poetry: Flower Field

    Published 07/05/20

    By Pipsie

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  • Poetry: My name is Ellie...

    Published 07/05/20

    By Ellie

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  • Poetry: A Cat Outside

    Published 07/05/20

    By Tamar

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  • Poetry: Fit in or stand out?

    Published 28/04/20

    By Nina

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  • Poetry: Diversity is What Brought Us Up

    Published 28/04/20

    By Zoe

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  • Poetry: Not Everybody...

    Published 28/04/20

    By Dasha

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  • Would you pick up other people's rubbish? -Sustainability Podcast

    Published 07/02/20

    By Samuel, Yush and Ted

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  • What sustainability means to us - Sustainability Podcast

    Published 05/02/20

    By Zara and Sophia

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