Teacher: Miss Taylor

Teaching Assistant: Miss Hagri


Welcome to Rashford class. In our class we are explorers, adventurers, scientists, historians, geographers, musicians, journalists and much more! We aspire to achieve our best while embedding the 3 core values of our school: respect, responsibility and resilience. We have an exciting term ahead of us, with visitors invited into school as well as trips to support our learning while making it even more fun! This term, we will be exploring properties of materials with our Scientist heads on, Mountains and Volcanoes as geographers and next half term we will be taking a step back in time and investigating historical trade in our own town of Whitehaven!


Current Topic

Mountains and Volcanoes (Geography), Properties of Materials (Science)

PE Days

Tuesday and Friday

Useful Links

“Believe in you and success will happen! Trust me.” – Marcus Rashford

Year 5/6 News

Jubilee Celebrations!

Our pupils enjoyed a party picnic outside today as part of our celebrations for the Queen’s Jubilee. After this, each class presented their own findings about a particular decade in a special whole school assembly. They had lots of fun and learned about Queen Elizabeth’s 70 year reign. They also received a commemorative book from…

Pupils travel to India in SMSC Day Adventures!

Today our pupils were transported to India by completing lots of activities learning about culture, language, religion, art, architecture, geography, music, dance and science in a whole school SMSC day! They reflected upon the similarities and differences between Social, Cultural, Moral and Spiritual aspects between life in India and their life in the UK. The…

A busy half term for our Eco-council

The Eco-council have been busy this half term raising awareness of all things environmental … They began with an assembly to the school to share their action plan for raising money, increasing awareness of global issues and helping the local community. They held a Family competition to see who could collect the most recycling in…

Year 6 History comes to life!

Class 6 have taken part in an immersive WW2 day. We started the day by singing the national anthem and completed lines by writing it out! We then continued our morning with looking at the roles women took on during WW2, explored the posters created to persuade them to take on these roles and rated…

Anti-bullying Week Writing Event

As part of Anti-bullying week 2021, all of our pupils took part in a special writing event across the school. Based on the book ‘The Invisible Boy’, the children learned about Bullying and how to treat other pupils with respect. They created posters and videos to offer advice to others and invented ‘friendship’ super heroes…

Forest School Sessions for our Year 6 Pupils

Our Year 6 pupils have been taking part in weekly Forest School sessions this half term and have been learning how to improve their communication, team work and problem solving skills. They have been building shelters; looking at structure, strength and protections from the elements, as well as using to tools to safely, and responsibly,…