St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Love, learn and live in Christ!

Dear Parents and Carers, I hope that you are well and keeping safe. If you, or anyone you know, has a child who will be of RECEPTION class age in September 2021 (born between 1/9/16 and 31/8/17), and you would like to apply for a place, please contact the school office for an application form. NURSERY admissions - If your child will be 3 years old by 31st December (born before 31/12/17) and you would like to apply for a place to start in January 2021 please contact the school office for an application form and any advice you may need if you believe you qualify for 30 hours. We will then contact you about a tour of the setting. 01484 713037. Keep staying safe and smiling everyone! Mrs Hodges


Welcome to Year 6


Our class teacher  is 

Mrs Bonner

Our teaching Assistant is

Mrs Brook

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This school year we are

Supporting The 'Yorkshire Air Ambulance' | Intouch Advance

Our non-uniform day raised £90.85 taking our grand total so far to


Our Class Classical Music

Canon in D 

Composed by Johann  Pachelbel

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Why not take some time each week to use Habit 7 (Sharpen the Saw) and take some time  to appreciate this beautiful piece of music.

In RE we are learning about

The Kingdom of God

This half term in


we are developing our skills in


Run-Throw-Jump” 2016 – Westhaven School


In our work on animals including humans we have learnt to:

  • identify and name the main parts of the human circulatory system 
  • describe the functions of the heart, blood vessels and blood 
  • recognise the impact of diet and exercise on the way our bodies function
  • recognise the impact of drugs and alcohol on the way our bodies function
  • describe the way in which nutrients and water are transported within humans  

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We may all be different but in this class we grow together!

We are focusing on the virtue of


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Spend a few minutes each day to reflect on the things you are thankful for. You could create a thankfulness journal or use the link below to follow a guided meditation to help you reflect.

Star of the Week

Student's Student of the Half Term

Our Class Book

The Arrival by Shaun Tan


We are looking at hyphenated prefix words.

We noticed that the hyphen is needed as the prefix ends with a vowel and the root word begins with a vowel

 co-operate    co-ordinate    co-own   co-author 

re-enter  re-educate   re-examine   re-evaluate

re-energise   re-elect

We officially welcomed our Reception buddies to school in a special assembly.

Our Class Mission

We will come to school with a positive attitude, eager to learn and work with determination and perseverance

We will be respectful to all and take responsibility for our actions - ensuring we are a shining example to others

We will be kind and considerate to others - supporting and encouraging each other to be the best that we can be

We will be honest and truthful to each other and forgive others when they do wrong to us

We will be confident in our own ability and be proud of our own and others achievements

We will share lots of laughter and leave school each day with a smile on our face

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Class Worship

Each week or worship leaders plan and deliver a worship for the rest of the class.

We share The Word of God and spend some time quiet time reflecting on this. 


Click the picture to access your half term homework.


Maths 18.9.20

English 25.9.20

Maths 2.10.20

English 9.10.20

Maths 16.10.20


 We are currently working on

The Four Operations 

Four Operations Vocabulary Cards | Teaching Ideas

We will learn to:

  • add and subtract numbers with up to 6 digits
  • multiply numbers by a one digit or two digit numbers
  •  divide numbers by one or two digit numbers 



We are learning about:

  • the characteristics of rainforest, aquatic, desert, tundra, grassland and savanna biomes and locate examples on a map 
  • the climate of each biome
  • the vegetation of each biome
  • the similarities and differences of the biomesScience for Kids: World Biomes and Ecosystems