Bacup Holy Trinity Stacksteads C.E. Primary School

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

Thank you to everyone who came to the World War II Morning - we hope you enjoyed the carrot cookies and the dancing!

World War II Morning

Friday 31st January 9:30 am - 11:15 am.  We hope to see you there! 

Extra letters will be available at the school office if you need one.

Thank you


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Remember to learn the meaning of the words as well as the correct spelling!  

Homework pages

Grammar - 20, 21, 22 and 23

Punctuation - 16, 17, 18 and 19

Mrs B and Mr A Maths - 18, 19, 20 and 21

Mr D Maths -60, 61, 62 and 63

Due in on Friday 28th February

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 be holding a WW2 morning later in the term. 

PE - Dance 

PSHE - Drug, alcohol and tobacco education


Class Novel 

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Maths website

Maths games website.

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English Games

English Games

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Maths puzzles

Nrich maths puzzles for Year 6

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Maths Games

Maths Games

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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!


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

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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.

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Rainbow meditation

Rainbow meditation website used in class.

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Remembrance Service

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

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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. 


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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.  

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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!


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.





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!


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.

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



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. 

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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:

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

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Click here for the website.