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Burbage Junior School

Burbage Junior School

Year 6

Year 6 wrote an informal recount, imagining they were either a child miner, a chimney sweep or a scullery maid. Here are some lovely pieces of writing from pupils in 6P:




Queen Victoria biographies from Oli M and Ruby S in 6P:

Year 6 have been writing the Little Match Girl's Diary and alternative endings of the Hans Christian Anderson story. Here are some well-written pieces from pupils in 6P:


. Here areDillion's newspaper report on the discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb:


Year 6 have been writing a personification story about the journey of a raindrop.

Here are the opening chapters from Lucas and Sophie C in 6P:

Chapter 2 of the Raindrop story (the source of the river) by Lucas and Ben in 6P:

Year 6 have been studying autobiographies. Here is Megan's letter of complaint about Mrs Pratchett's sweet shop, inspired by Roald Dahl's book "Boy" and Isla M's description of the shop:

Paige and Megan's evacuee diaries:

Rita and Millie's letters to their parents following the Charge of the Light Brigade:


Charlie and Joshua's Crimean War letters:

Finley's speech arguing against children working in the Victorian brickfields:










6P - Millie's biography of Queen Victoria: