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Year 6 travel back in time to World War 1

Year 6 have been learning through the topic ‘Friend or Foe’ this term and their class texts have been War Horse and Private Peaceful, both by Michael Morpurgo. More at

At Smallberry Green, we deliver a curriculum which enables the children to learn skills in all curriculum areas through carefully chosen topics for more website. These topics give the children a context in which to practice and develop their skills. To teach reading we use the Accelerated Reader programme, Bug Club alongside a variety of texts and books. Our phonic teaching follows the Sounds-Write scheme.

Last week they traveled back in time for a day spent in 1917 at the height of World War 1. They had fun making identity cards, posters and dressing up in costumes from that time.