Class 15 taking part in wheelchair basketball.It was quite tricky to throw the ball and control the wheelchair at the same time.
8 Oct 19
Year 6 trip to Devils Porridge as part of their WW2 topic learning about how it affected people's lives in the local area.
10 Jul 19
The first Year 6 Leaver's Performance of Olivia went down a storm. We have some talented superstars in the making.
3 Jul 19
Year 6 trip to Edinburgh. After having a fantastic time at Dynamic Earth Science Museum the children walked some of the way up Arthur's Seat an extinct volcano.
12 Feb 19
Year 6 working together to construct volcanoes using newspaper and glue, as part of their topic.
6 Feb 19
Year 6 visited the Carlisle Military Museum as part of their WW2 topic.
11 Sep 18
Secondary School Open Evenings for Year 6.
Thurs 13/9/18 6pm-Nelson Thomlinson
Tues 18/9/18 5-8pm-Trinity
Wed 19/9/18 4-7pm-Richard Rose Morton
Thurs 20/9/18 4.30-6.30pm Richard Rose Central
Tues 25/9/18 4.30-6.30pmNewman
Thurs 27/9/18 6.30pm-Caldew
7 Nov 17
Today, year 6 visited the Military Museum at Carlisle Castle as part of their WW2 topic. They also learnt about WW1 and the reasons why poppies are a symbol of Rememberance.
1 Nov 17
Year 6 had a very interactive and informative visit to Devils Porridge in Eastriggs, as part of their WW2 topic
29 Sep 17
Year 6 visited the Magistrates Court in Carlisle today as part of their E-learning awareness. They took part in a mock Cyber-Bullying & Harrassment Trial and seemed to thoroughly enjoy acting out their parts. The children learned that their actions have consequences.
This Term's Topics
Mountains & Volcanoes
Welcome to a new year and a new decade. We have lots to look forward to this term - your penultimate at Robert Ferguson Primary School!
We have a variety of exciting texts to study in English, for example Wolf Brother by Michelle Paver and Ice Trap, a story of Shackleton's adventure to Antarctica which link to our mountain topic.
In Maths we will be consolidating the key concept of Fractions, Decimals and Percentages and applying our knowledge to real life problems.
We have a P.E. coach who will be with us this first half term teaching us some dance moves.
We have our York residential to look forward to in March which is always a fun-packed, busy three days!
Class 15 Home Learning
This term our homework will consist of Sats style questions, which will help them to prepare for the upcoming tests in May.
It is essential that children know their times tables to 12 therefore regular practice is important. There are many online times tables activities which the children are familiar with and enjoy in school. If your child has access to a computer at home they can use these to help learn them off by heart. (Links to popular sights are below)