Holywell Primary and Nursery School

Welcome to Year 6.

SPRING 2 – as we are heading towards the Key Stage 2 SATs (in early May), we are sticking with the Spring 1 topic of Bullets and Bows.

If you missed the KS2 SATs meeting in Spring 1, but wish to discuss something with us, please contact either Mrs Savage or Mr Harrigan.

EXTRA MATHS SESSIONS – these will take place after school on a Thursday, from 3:15 to 4:30.  All year 6 children are welcome and 16 children have been specifically invited.



Our topic for Spring 1 term is…Bullets and Bows.  Look at our topic map to see what we will be getting up to.




Autumn 1 Let’s Make a Movie. Topic Map



Take a look at videos from our Science lessson (outside) on irreversible changes.








News & Updates

Rocket Science!

This morning Mrs Jackson and Mrs Borthwick came from Waseley Hills High School to do a science experiment with Yr 6 children. The experiment the children took part in was to make a rocket and launch it.  We worked in groups of three. The group whose rocket went up in the air the...
Posted On 12 Jul 2017
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Classes for next academic year

New classes for next year
Posted On 03 Jul 2017
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KS2 Sports day

KS2 sports day
Posted On 30 Jun 2017
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Blackwell Court 2017

On the 22/05/17, year 6 went to Blackwell Court for a residential trip after working, doing their SATs! They really enjoyed themselves and they came up with a favourite activity and a least favourite activity. Here are what some pupils said: “My favourite activity was the...
Posted On 05 Jun 2017
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Term Date change

Term date change
Posted On 19 May 2017
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Start/End day letter

Y5 & Y6 start end day letter
Posted On 19 May 2017
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Blackwell Adventure Court Day Out

On the 02/03/17, 12 lucky pupils went to Blackwell Adventure Court for a day out. They did 4 activities: Indoor Rock Climbing, Zip-wire, Indoor Archery and Crate Stacking. Here are some pictures of the children doing these activities: They all really enjoyed this and can’t...
Posted On 22 Mar 2017
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Year 6’s Hoop Gliders Soar To Infinity And Beyond!

Previously, on the 16/03/17, Year 6 carried out some experiments to do with aerodynamics: Lift, Thrust, Weight and Drag. They made ‘Hoop Gliders’ and used them to find out their answers.We found out: the better the balance of the aerodynamics (Lift, Thrust, Weight and...
Posted On 21 Mar 2017
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