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14 Feb 2020

 On Monday, Year 6 were learning about the Jewish religion and culture.In the morning we learned about a typical Jewish home. Everyone tried writing in Hebrew and made a Mezuzah case. We also learned about the food laws and which foods are kosher before designing a menu for visiting Jewish friends. 

In the aft...

14 Feb 2020

The MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology (MRC LMB) in Cambridge is running the Science Image Award - an exciting competition aimed at Year 5/6 pupils in local primary schools to encourage scientific curiosity by connecting the microscopic world to everyday life. Year 6 at Milton Road had the opportunity to use a hand-he...

30 Jan 2020

Last Thursday, most of Y6 were involved in a Tag rugby tournament organised by Chesterton Community College. Mayfield Primary were also taking part. Six teams went along from Milton Road to compete in two pools. 

The children hadn't played tag rugby since October and were a bit rusty, however they soon picked up the ski...

21 Jan 2020

At Milton Road 'We are Crew!'

This means we work together as a team, like the crew of a ship or of a rowing boat.  We value everyone's contribution - children, staff, parents.  Come and join the adventure!

20 Jan 2020

We all have a right to be safe and to be happy. 

We have a right to learn and a right to achieve. 

Our responsibilities are to be caring and gentle, to be kind and to care for ourselves, our classmates, our community, our grounds and of course, the world. 

20 Jan 2020

The actors, directors and writers of Year 6 triumphed at the Pantomime Awards this week. With an expert audience of Year 1 children experiencing the thrills, chases and gags, the other children shone as they performed.

Six different pantomimes were chosen including examples based on The Three Little Pigs, Little Red Rid...

11 Jan 2020

The children returned to school to find they had traveled back in time to the 3rd September 1939. Their teachers were so much stricter and spoke very correctly. The handwriting was tricky but at least multiplication tables were unchanged. When the air raid siren sounded, the only place to shelter was under their tables...

13 Dec 2019

Year 6 had a fantastic trip to the pantomime last Friday. Cinderella, at the Arts Theatre in Cambridge, was a triumph. There was singing, dancing, magic, puns, audience participation and topical jokes aplenty. The children were amazed by the fabulous scenery, in particular the carriage and horse that took us into the i...

10 Dec 2019

Recently Year 6 have been learning about light. Light travels in straight lines and this means that it can be easily directed using well placed mirrors. In 6R, we learned about how periscopes are used in a variety of situations to allow the viewer to see over, under or around objects. We made our own periscopes using o...

7 Nov 2019

The year is 879AD, and in a small viking village the craftsmen and women are worried. There is news of a possible attack by the Anglo-Saxons. However, work cannot stop, there are still candles and pots to be made and weaving to finish. What will happen next? How will we know about these events in the year 2019?

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