The Year 6 Classes of 2018/19 


Mrs McKeown's Year 6 have a bright future ahead!

Meet the Gang! 

The exciting topics we will be covering this year are...

September - December

The Circle of Life

January - March

East Meets West

April - June 

Let's Make it Better


As part of our 'Circle of Life' topic, Year 6 cared for caterpillars through their lifecycle.  We enjoyed releasing our butterflies into our butterfly garden.





The Vikings Are Coming!!!!!



Fun in the SNOW!!!!


We had a fantastic time reading stories to Year 1 and 2 pupils.



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The West End comes to Castlederg

Meet the some of the cast from year 6


Santa came to Edwards on a motorbike!!

Year 6 Meet Santa.


Christmas Jumper Day for Save the Children.


Peter Pan at the Opera House

Year 6 enjoyed a fabulous trip to Belfast to see the production of Peter Pan - the Pantomime.


Not so serious Burns Day!

We enjoyed a fabulous Burns Day experience with the ladies and gentlemen from the Culture Quarter.  As part of the experience we got to taste haggis, join in with some Scottish dancing and singing and learn about the famous Bard and the Ulster - Scots language we still use today.

China Talk

We learned about the Chinese New Year and the different names for each year e.g. The Year of the Rat, Ox, Dog, etc.

We also had the opportunity to use Chopsticks and we all had a go in the dragon.



Happy Grandparents Day from

Today we celebrated our wonderful grandparents and grandfriends. We acted, we sang, we remembered, we said poems, cinquians and kennings.

All these things helped us to demonstrate how much we love our grandparents and grandfriends.



We have been learning about 3D shapes.

We made our own 3D Pyramids and Prisms.

Congratulations to all who took part in our Verse Speaking Competition.

'My Teacher' By Kenn Nesbitt

  3rd Place                                     2nd Place                              1st Place

Jodie Davis                            Chloe McCausland                    Porsha Lecky

Rihanna Forbes                         Erin Sproule                        Cole McCullough

Sasha young                               Jill Waugh                          Nicole Surphlis



We celebrated World Book Day by wearing our pyjamas and bringing our favourite book to share with our friends and other classes.

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Year 6 and 7 Learn About Saving Energy

Bryson energy visited Year's 6 and 7 to share information about reducing our carbon footprint.  Some children got dressed up to demonstrate how insulation works.

Measuring Area and Perimeter 

Making Kites

Year 6 have been researching the history of the kite, investigating how they fly and decided to design and construct their own.

Let's Go Fly A Kite! 

Dairy Council Visit 

The Dairy Council visited Years 6 and 5 to talk to us about the importance of eating a balanced diet and taught us some cool moves!


Year 6 had fun learning how to use their ICT skills to programme robots.

Fun in the Sun!  



Earth Caretakers at Florence Court 



Congratulations on achieving Bronze Music Medals and Certificates from The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music.  





Our last HURRAH in Year 6