June 22, 2022

Internet Safety Talk with Dorset Police

This afternoon, Year 6 met Stuart Hann, Safer Schools & Communities Officer (Weymouth & Portland), for Dorset Police. Stuart explained to Year 6 that they were more »
June 21, 2022

Library Summer Reading Challenge!

Summer Reading Challenge St Nic’s is always up for a challenge and this year we have been asked to once again join the Summer Reading Challenge more »
June 20, 2022

Bookmaking Workshop with Year 1

Children’s author Sally Symes visited St Nicholas and StLaurence School today. Our Year 1 children were super-creative, joining Sally in a book-making workshop to make their more »
May 29, 2022

School Disco

Where has the time gone? The final school disco for Year 6, with lots of games provided by Mr David and Mr Sawyer, some dancing and more »
May 29, 2022

Reading and Sport in Year 6

Working with the Chesil Reading Partnership to encourage reading for pleasure, Year 6 enjoyed their training sessions with the coaches and players from Weymouth Football Club. more »
May 28, 2022

STEM Visitors

Thank you to our visitors who came to share their experiences of working in STEM with Year 6. We loved hearing about the work that is more »
May 28, 2022

STEM Dissecting a heart

Year 6 enjoyed a transition lesson at Wey Valley in the science lab. We were challenged to dissect a lamb’s heart and identify the major parts more »
May 28, 2022

STEM week in Year 6

Wow! What a week that was! We began the week with an amazing show about forces where we witnessed fire, bangs, lying on a bed of more »
May 9, 2022

Thinking about Geography and Trade

This half term, Year 6 have been learning about trade, We started to think about why The Silk Road in China was one of the most more »
March 18, 2022

Year 6 Red Nose Day Superheroes!

What a wonderful class of heroes and superheroes! Well done for such an impressive turnout today for Comic Relief Red Nose Day Year 6!  We saw more »
March 18, 2022

Travelling at the speed of light!

In Science, we have been learning that light travels in a straight line and we proved this with an experiment. We have also started to make more »
March 18, 2022

Weymouth Football Club Superstars!

Weymouth FC players Tom Bearwish and Charlie Wilson visited us this week to highlight the importance of reading.  Tom and Charlie were joined by Weymouth FC more »
March 6, 2022

Year 6 World Book Day!

This week, we celebrated World Book Day by loving to read as usual, sharing books and stories! However, we also had virtual visits from the wonderful more »
January 20, 2022

Careless Talk Costs Lives! Year 6 learn about the Battle of Britain

Year 6 had a ‘virtual trip’ to the RAF Museum in London this week as part of our learning about the Battle of Britain, the first more »
January 11, 2022

Year 6 Electricity

Year 6 have been learning about electrical circuits. They invented a scarecrow with moving parts including a switch, motor, buzzer and bulb and had to work more »
November 5, 2021

Making Our Mark for Biodiversity

All classes were invited to ‘make our mark’ in the style of a stonemason to show our support for climate change. Mason’s marks were chosen because more »
October 22, 2021
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Harvest Service in church

It was a joy to walk to church this week with the whole school for our Harvest Service, and Year 6 were super role models for more »
October 21, 2021
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The Jurassic Coast Trust

    Year 6 had a dinosaur-tastic afternoon with Kieran from the Jurassic Coast Trust. As well as bringing in fossils to show us, he helped more »
October 15, 2021

Performance Poetry from Adisa

Year 5 and 6 shared a real treat this week with a virtual visit from Adisa – a performance poet, who has been a poet for more »
October 12, 2021
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A (Virtual) Trip to the Natural History Museum

Year 6 were taken on a virtual trip to the Natural History Museum this week for a workshop about Evolution. They had 3 challenges, looking at more »