Bacup Holy Trinity Stacksteads C.E. Primary School

Welcome to the Holy Trinity Stacksteads C.E.P.S. Website

Spellings for test on Friday 24th January

Spellings that belong to the same family of words.

commit
emit
transmit
intermittent
committee
permit
submit
omit
commitment
unremitting

Homework pages

Grammar - 4, 5, 6 and 7

Punctuation - 4 and 5

Mrs B and Mr A Maths - 6, 7 and 14

Mr D Maths 17,18 and 19 

Due in on Friday 24th January

Homework Club coming soon...

Welcome to the Spring Term!

Literacy - we are learning about Diary entries and recounts and will be writing a recount as if we were Willie from Goodnight Mister Tom. 

Goodnight Mister Tom By Michelle Magorian

Maths - We will have two maths sessions daily.  Fluency - looking at the four operations and reasoning focusing on multi-step worded problems, measures, statistics, geometry, shape etc.

Science - Animals including humans.

History - World War 2 - we will he holding a WW2 morning later in the term. 

PE - Dance 

PSHE - Drug, alcohol and tobacco education

 

Class Novel 

Image result for who let the gods out

Maths website

Maths games website.

Could not fetch RSS feed. Please try again later.

Image result for welcome back

English Games

English Games

Could not fetch RSS feed. Please try again later.

Maths puzzles

Nrich maths puzzles for Year 6

Could not fetch RSS feed. Please try again later.

Maths Games

Maths Games

Could not fetch RSS feed. Please try again later.

 

Dates for your diary

Monday 2nd December – Parents’ Evening

Thursday 5th December - Christmas Markets - 6:30pm

Friday 6th December – Elf Dressing up day!

Thursday 12th December – Year 6 War Museum Trip

Thursday 12th December – Christmas Fair – 3:20pm

Friday 13th December – EYFS Nativity – 9:30am and 2:30pm

Monday 16th December – Carol Service in Church

Monday 16th December – KS1 Nativity – 9:00am

Tuesday 17th December – KS1 Nativity – 2:30pm

Wednesday 18th December – Nursery and Reception Christmas party

Wednesday 18th December – KS2 Party

Thursday 19th December – KS1 Party

Friday 20th December – Christmas lunch and end of term – 2pm finish.

Back to school Monday 6th January 2020

 

Wishing you all a Happy Christmas and a wonderful New Year!

 

Image result for happy christmas

Remember to use our Kindness Box to share acts of kindness that happen every day! 

Spellings for the test on Friday 7th December

 

referring

referred

referral

reference

referee

preferring

preferred

preference

transferring

transference

Image result for feliz navidad meaning

Our next topic is learning about Christmas in Spain.

The children will be learning about the traditions, the songs and what people do when celebrating Christmas.

A useful website about Christmas around the world (including Spain) is available here

 

Year 6 are reading 'Who Let the Gods Out' by Maz Evans. 

In R.E. Year 6 have been learning about Buddhism.

Image result for 4 noble truths

Image result for 4 noble truths

Image result for happiness and contentment

Rainbow meditation

Rainbow meditation website used in class.

Could not fetch RSS feed. Please try again later.

Remembrance Service

Year 6 have been invited to the Peace Gardens in  Stacksteads to take part in the Remembrance Service on Friday 8th November. 

Image result for remembrance day"

The closing date is Thursday 31st October for applying for a secondary school.  Even if your child has passed the BRGS test you still need to fill the form in.  If you need anymore information, please contact Mrs Burns or Mr Doidge via the school office.  Thank you. 

 

Image result for lancashire applying for secondary school

Have a look at this website if you need help in applying for a secondary school for September 2020.  Click below. 

Applying for secondary school

Thank you to those that attended the Welcome meeting.  Please see below the information that was discussed.  

Image result for welcome back

Maths

In Maths we are concentrating on:

Addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, place value and time tables!  Any extra practice at home will be most helpful at this early stage. 

Times tables - click here for an online game!

English

Our new unit will be writing a biography about 'Children Changing the World'! The children will be researching Boyan Slat and Greta Thunberg. It is part of our wider topic of climate change and plastic pollution.

 

 

 

Science

Image result for science year 6 lightWe will be investigating how light travels in straight lines, how objects give out or reflect light into our eye and how shadows work!

PE.  

P.E is on a Tuesday and a Friday.  All children must have a plain t-shirt, plain shorts and the correct sized pumps in school at all times.  Please remove earrings at home.

Image result for year 6 PE

 

R.E. 

Over the Autumn term Year 6 will be learning about Hinduism, Sikhism and Islam.  

 

Art

During our art lessons we will be perfecting our drawing and painting techniques and will apply them  to different portraits.  We will also be experimenting with relief and impressed printing. 

Image result for pencil portrait drawing instructionsImage result for relief and impressed printing

 

 

 

 

Image result for tt rock stars

TT Rock Stars - click here to log in. 

 

How fast can you answer the questions?

Active Learn

All have access to this fantastic website which allows children to strengthen and develop their reading skills.

Find it at: www.activelearnprimary.co.uk

Image result for active learn

SUMDOG

Children have a log in for the online Maths programme Sumdog.

                                     Image result for sumdog images

Click here for the website.