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Friday 3rd April 2020

Happy Friday, everyone! I hope your second week of home learning has gone well and you are proud of the work you have achieved smiley

 

Here are your tasks for today; keep working hard and doing your best.

 

All the answers for this week’s learning will be uploaded this afternoon under the topic folders. Have a look and mark your work so that you can see how you’ve got on.

 

Have a great day today! Keep being the best you can be! yes

Miss Clark

 

Spellings

  • Practise your key spelling words for week 2
  • Complete half a page of your spelling list activity book:
  • Look, say, cover, write, check
  • Fill in the missing words
  • Write your own sentences

SPaG

  • Complete today’s page in your grammar booklet
  • Complete today’s SPaG mat: Summer Term 1 – Number 5
  • Log onto https://www.spag.com/ and complete Terminology – Y6 (A) task. Please remember to click the finished button when you have completed the task!
  • Complete the End of Spelling Quiz worksheet
  • Complete the Y6 English, Grammar & Punctuation Test 2

Writing

  • Finish writing your WW2 report in your exercise book. It’s time to wrap it all up and write the conclusion – how will you make this interesting? Could you link it to the introduction?
  • Remember to use the writing checklist to ensure you are including all the Y6 language features in your report
  • When you have finished, you need to edit your report carefully. Remember to check:
  • All sentences make sense and there are no missing words
  • Punctuation is accurate all the way through
  • Spellings are all correct
  • Tense is consistent

Reading

  • Create a reading matchbox of all the books you have read! See the reading folder for instructions J

Maths

  • Complete today’s questions in your arithmetic book (Week B - Friday)
  • Log on to https://ttrockstars.com and play for 15mins - try to beat your highest score!

 

Miss Clark’s maths group:

  • Complete today’s rapid reasoning questions (Week 6 – Day 5)
  • Complete the Problems Involving Length, Mass & Capacity worksheet
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the Conversion Graphs lesson. Please remember to click the ‘Mark It’ button when you have completed the task!
  • Complete questions 15-22 in your Multiplication and Division SATs booklet
  • Complete the Y6 Arithmetic Paper 2

 

Mrs Finnell’s maths group:

  • Complete the Area 2 worksheet
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the Area of Rectangles lesson. Please remember to click the ‘Mark It’ button when you have completed the task!

 

Thursday 2nd April 2020

Good morning Year 6! I hope you are well this morning and have a lovely day smiley

 

Thank you for all the hard work you have put in so far this week – keep it up!

 

Here are today’s tasks; I hope you get on well with them. Remember that the answers will be uploaded tomorrow, so try to ensure you have completed all your tasks in order to stay up to date!

 

Remember:

 

Keep trying and doing your best!

Miss Clark

 

Spellings

  • Practise your key spelling words for week 2
  • Complete half a page of your spelling list activity book:
  • Look, say, cover, write, check
  • Fill in the missing words
  • Write your own sentences

SPaG

  • Complete today’s page in your grammar booklet
  • Complete today’s SPaG mat: Summer Term 1 – Number 4
  • Log onto https://www.spag.com/ and complete Hyphens, Dashes and Bullet Points (A) task. Please remember to click the finished button when you have completed the task!
  • Complete the Words From The Y5/6 Spelling List worksheet

Writing

  • Continue writing your WW2 non-chronological report into your exercise book. Today you need to write the next two sections. How will your present your information? Be as creative as you can!
  • Remember to choose your facts and information carefully and use a variety of sentence structures throughout your report
  • Use the writing checklist to ensure you are including all the Y6 language features in your report

Reading

  • Take some time to read and enjoy your library book
  • Complete a book review on a book you have enjoyed recently

Maths

  • Complete today’s questions in your arithmetic book (Week B - Thursday)
  • Log on to https://ttrockstars.com and play for 15mins - try to beat your highest score!

 

Miss Clark’s maths group:

  • Complete today’s rapid reasoning questions (Week 6 – Day 4)
  • Complete the Converting Between Units of Measurement worksheet
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the Converting Measures lesson. Please remember to click the ‘Mark It’ button when you have completed the task!
  • Complete questions 8-14 in your Multiplication and Division SATs booklet

 

Mrs Finnell’s maths group:

  • Complete the Reflecting Patterns and Shapes 1 worksheet
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the Translating and Reflecting lesson. Please remember to click the ‘Mark It’ button when you have completed the task!

 

Wednesday 1st April 2020

Happy Wednesday Year 6! I hope you are all well and settling into your home learning routine.

 

Here are your tasks for today – keep up the great effort! You might like to have a go at your topic or science tasks today as well!

 

Remember to stay active and healthy – keep your belly full and hydrated. Try joining in again with the nation’s PE teacher, Joe Wicks, at 9am! Also try to enjoy some quiet time for yourselves; you could have a go at some drawing or maybe reading a new book.

 

Remember:

 

Stay positive smiley

Miss Clark

 

Spellings

  • Practise your key spelling words for week 2
  • Complete half a page of your spelling list activity book:
  • Look, say, cover, write, check
  • Fill in the missing words
  • Write your own sentences

SPaG

  • Complete today’s page in your grammar booklet
  • Complete today’s SPaG mat: Summer Term 1 – Number 3
  • Log onto https://www.spag.com/ and complete Semi-colons and Colons (A) task. Please remember to click the finished button when you have completed the task!
  • Complete the Homophones and Easily Confused Words worksheet

Writing

  • Today is the day to start writing your WW2 non-chronological report! Use your planning grid to help structure your writing
  • Start writing your report into your exercise book. Today you need to write the introduction and first section – think about how you could do this creatively!
  • Use the writing checklist to ensure you are including all the Y6 language features in your report

Reading

  • Complete the reading comprehension based on ‘The Sorting Hat’s New Song’
  • Read the extract entitled ‘The Sorting Hat’s New Song – Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix’
  • Complete the KS2 reading answer booklet

Maths

  • Complete today’s questions in your arithmetic book (Week B - Wednesday)
  • Log on to https://ttrockstars.com and play for 15mins - try to beat your highest score!

 

Miss Clark’s maths group:

  • Complete today’s rapid reasoning questions (Week 6 – Day 3)
  • Complete the Calculating Angles worksheet
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the Angle Sums lesson. Please remember to click the ‘Mark It’ button when you have completed the task!
  • Complete questions 1-7 in your Multiplication and Division SATs booklet

 

Mrs Finnell’s maths group:

  • Complete the Relating Percentages to Decimals and Fractions 1 and 2 worksheets
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the Fractions, Decimals, Percentages 1 lesson. Please remember to click the ‘Mark It’ button when you have completed the task!

 

Tuesday 31st March 2020

Good morning everyone! I hope you all had a good day yesterday and are ready for a new day today yes

 

All your tasks for today are written below. Work hard to complete them to the high standards you would in school and remember to always try your best.

 

I hope you’re all enjoying your PE lessons with Joe Wicks – join in again today at 9am!

 

Remember to also take regular breaks and make time for activities that you enjoy doing! These are just as important for a healthy mind as learning is!

 

Keep up the hard work everyone smiley

Miss Clark

 

Spellings

  • Practise your key spelling words for week 2
  • Complete half a page of your spelling list activity book:
  • Look, say, cover, write, check
  • Fill in the missing words
  • Write your own sentences

SPaG

  • Complete today’s page in your grammar booklet
  • Complete today’s SPaG mat: Summer Term 1 – Number 2
  • Log onto https://www.spag.com/ and complete Layout Devices and Paragraphing task. Please remember to click the finished button when you have completed the task!
  • Complete Prefixes That Require a Hyphen worksheet

Writing

  • Use your brainstorm from yesterday to plan a non-chronological report all about World War Two
  • Plan your report using the planning grid. Think about what your three subheadings will be – choose the areas of World War Two that you are the most interested in
  • Think about the key language you will use in your report and add this to your plan

Reading

  • Complete the reading comprehension based on ‘Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban’
  • Read the extract entitled ‘Chapter 1 – Owl Post’
  • Complete the KS2 reading answer booklet

Maths

  • Complete today’s questions in your arithmetic book (Week B - Tuesday)
  • Log on to https://ttrockstars.com and play for 15mins - try to beat your highest score!

 

Miss Clark’s maths group:

  • Complete today’s rapid reasoning questions (Week 6 – Day 2)
  • Complete the Co-ordinates 1 and Co-ordinates 2 worksheets
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the Coordinates 2 – Negative lesson. Please remember to click the ‘Mark It’ button when you have completed the task!
  • Complete questions 15-22 in your Addition and Subtraction SATs booklet

 

Mrs Finnell’s maths group:

  • Complete the Multiplying Decimals worksheet
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the Starting to Multiply Decimals lesson. Please remember to click the ‘Mark It’ button when you have completed the task!

 

Monday 30th March 2020

Good morning Year 6! I hope you are well this morning and enjoyed your weekend! laugh

 

Below are your daily tasks for today; the order that you choose to complete these is up to you. Remember that whilst learning from home, you will still have your routine daily tasks to complete, as well as English, maths and reading.

 

Please also remember to find time to read, relax and take regular ‘brain breaks’. Keep yourself active in between tasks and stay hydrated! Try joining in with Joe Wicks again this morning – the nation’s PE teacher will be live at 9am on his YouTube channel!

 

  

Remember to try your best! I hope you have a lovely day smiley

Miss Clark

 

Spellings

  • Practise your key spelling words for week 2
  • Complete half a page of your spelling list activity book:
  • Look, say, cover, write, check
  • Fill in the missing words
  • Write your own sentences

SPaG

  • Complete today’s page in your grammar booklet
  • Complete today’s SPaG mat: Summer Term 1 – Number 1
  • Log onto https://www.spag.com/ and complete Fronted Adverbials (A) task. Please remember to click the finished button when you have completed the task!
  • Complete End of Punctuation worksheet

Writing

  • In your exercise book, create a brainstorm of everything you know about World War Two! Use the information sheet provided and anything you have learnt throughout our topic work. You could also use the internet to do your own research.
  • Try to link ideas together based on different elements of World War Two, this could include: what caused WW2, countries involved, key leaders, evacuation, rationing, code breaking etc.

Reading

  • Complete the reading comprehension based on ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’
  • Read the extract entitled ‘Fairy’ (pages 44 and 45 of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them)
  • Complete the KS2 reading answer booklet

Maths

  • Complete today’s questions in your arithmetic book (Week B - Monday)
  • Log on to https://ttrockstars.com and play for 15mins - try to beat your highest score!

 

Miss Clark’s maths group:

  • Complete today’s rapid reasoning questions (Week 6 – Day 1)
  • Complete the Dividing Fractions by Whole Numbers worksheet
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete Coordinates 1 – Positive lesson. Please remember to click the ‘Mark It’ button when you have completed the task!
  • Complete questions 8-14 in your Addition and Subtraction SATs booklet

 

Mrs Finnell’s maths group:

  • Complete the Tenths and Hundredths worksheets
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete Tenths & Hundredths lesson. Please remember to click the ‘Mark It’ button when you have completed the task!

 

Friday 27th March 2020

Happy Friday, everyone! I hope your first week of home learning has gone well laugh 

 

Here are your tasks for today; keep working hard and doing your best. All the answers for this week’s learning will be uploaded this afternoon under the topic folders. Have a look and mark your work so that you can see how you’ve got on.

 

Use this weekend to relax and enjoy time with your families in the beautiful sunshine. Also keep staying active and healthy – get out this weekend for some fresh air and keep yourselves upbeat!

 

Remember:

 

Well done for your first week of home learning. I’ll see you all again on Monday morning! Have a lovely weekend smiley

Miss Clark

 

Spellings

  • Practise your key spelling words for week 1
  • Complete half a page of your spelling list activity book:
  • Look, say, cover, write, check
  • Fill in the missing words
  • Write your own sentences

SPaG

  • Complete today’s page in your grammar booklet
  • Complete today’s SPaG mat: Spring Term 2 – Number 6
  • Log onto https://www.spag.com/ and complete Synonyms and Antonyms (A) task. Please remember to click the finished button when you have completed the task!
  • Complete the Colons to Introduce a Clarification worksheet
  • Complete the Y6 English, Grammar & Punctuation Test 1

Writing

  • Finish writing your story in your exercise book. It’s time to wrap it all up and write the ending – how will you bring your story to a conclusion?
  • Remember to use the writing checklist to ensure you are including all the Y6 language features in your story
  • When you have finished, you need to edit your story carefully. Remember to check:
  • All sentences make sense and there are no missing words
  • Punctuation is accurate all the way through
  • Spellings are all correct
  • Tense is consistent

Reading

  • Take some time to read and enjoy your library book
  • Complete a book review on a book you have enjoyed recently

Maths

  • Complete today’s questions in your arithmetic book (Week A - Friday)
  • Log on to https://ttrockstars.com and play for 15mins - try to beat your highest score!

 

Miss Clark’s maths group:

  • Complete today’s rapid reasoning questions (Week 5 – Day 5)
  • Complete the Multiplying Fractions by Whole Numbers worksheet
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the Multiplying Fractions lesson. Please remember to click the ‘Mark It’ button when you have completed the task!
  • Complete questions 1-7 in your Addition and Subtraction SATs booklet
  • Complete the Y6 Arithmetic Paper 1

 

Mrs Finnell’s maths group:

  • Complete the Finding Fractions of Numbers worksheet
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the Fractions of Amounts lesson. Please remember to click the ‘Mark It’ button when you have completed the task!

 

Thursday 26th March 2020

Good morning Year 6! I hope you are well this morning and have a lovely day.

 

Thank you for all the hard work you have put in so far this week – keep it up!

 

Here are today’s tasks; I hope you get on well with them. Remember that the answers will be uploaded tomorrow, so try to ensure you have completed all your tasks in order to stay up to date!

 

Whilst you are all learning from home, it is important to know how to use online resources safely. Please check the Topic folder and complete Activity 1: Watch Play Like Share, Episode 1. Watch the episode and then discuss the questions with an adult at home.

 

Remember:

 

Keep trying and doing your best – stay positive! laugh 

Miss Clark

 

Spellings

  • Practise your key spelling words for week 1
  • Complete half a page of your spelling list activity book:
  • Look, say, cover, write, check
  • Fill in the missing words
  • Write your own sentences

SPaG

  • Complete today’s page in your grammar booklet
  • Complete today’s SPaG mat: Spring Term 2 – Number 5
  • Log onto https://www.spag.com/ and complete Subject Verb Agreement task. Please remember to click the finished button when you have completed the task!
  • Complete the Semi-Colons to Join Clauses worksheet

Writing

  • Continue writing your ‘Letters form the Lighthouse’ story into your exercise book. Today you need to write the dilemma and resolution sections. Think about what problems you characters will face – how could you link this to your knowledge of World War Two? Could they have secret code to solve? Or a place they need to escape? How will they resolve the problem – who could help them along the way?
  • Remember to choose your words carefully and use a variety of sentence structures throughout your story
  • Use the writing checklist to ensure you are including all the Y6 language features in your story

Reading

  • Complete the comprehension questions based on the extract from ‘Matilda’ you read yesterday
  • Remember to use evidence from the text to justify your answers

Maths

  • Complete today’s questions in your arithmetic book (Week A - Thursday)
  • Log on to https://ttrockstars.com and play for 15mins - try to beat your highest score!

 

Miss Clark’s maths group:

  • Complete today’s rapid reasoning questions (Week 5 – Day 4)
  • Complete the Multiplying Pairs of Fractions worksheet
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the Multiply Divide Fractions Intro lesson. Please remember to click the ‘Mark It’ button when you have completed the task!
  • Complete questions 12-19 in your Place Value SATs booklet

 

Mrs Finnell’s maths group:

  • Complete the Equivalent Fractions 1 worksheet
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the Equivalent Fractions lesson. Please remember to click the ‘Mark It’ button when you have completed the task!

 

Wednesday 25th March 2020

Happy Wednesday Year 6! I hope you are all well and settling into your new routines. A new day brings a new set of challenges!

 

Here are your tasks for today – keep up the great effort! yes

 

Remember to stay active and healthy – keep your belly full and hydrated. Try joining in again with the nation’s PE teacher, Joe Wicks, at 9am!

 

Remember:

 

Stay positive and stay safe! smiley

Miss Clark

 

Spellings

  • Practise your key spelling words for week 1
  • Complete half a page of your spelling list activity book:
  • Look, say, cover, write, check
  • Fill in the missing words
  • Write your own sentences

SPaG

  • Complete today’s page in your grammar booklet
  • Complete today’s SPaG mat: Spring Term 2 – Number 4
  • Log onto https://www.spag.com/ and complete the Formal and Informal (A) task. Please remember to click the finished button when you have completed the task!
  • Complete the End of Grammar Quiz

Writing

  • Today is the day to start writing your story! Remember that you are carrying on from the first chapter of ‘Letters from the Lighthouse’ so you need to stay in the same style as the author. Think carefully about the words and vocabulary used in the story – how could you reflect this in your writing? 
  • Start writing your story into your exercise book. Today you need to write the opening and build up – think about how you could start building the tension to keep your readers engaged. Don't forget to write today's date!
  • Use the writing checklist to ensure you are including all the Y6 language features in your story

Reading

  • Read the extract from ‘Matilda’ and think about what the text is about
  • Think about the author’s choice of language – which words have they used for effect?
  • Look up the meaning of any words you are unsure of

Maths

  • Complete today’s questions in your arithmetic book (Week A - Wednesday)
  • Log on to https://ttrockstars.com and play for 15mins - try to beat your highest score!

 

Miss Clark’s maths group:

  • Complete today’s rapid reasoning questions (Week 5 – Day 3)
  • Complete the Subtracting Fractions and Mixed Numbers worksheet
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the Adding Subtracting Fractions lesson. Please remember to click the ‘Mark It’ button when you have completed the task!
  • Complete questions 7-12 in your Place Value SATs booklet

 

Mrs Finnell’s maths group:

  • Complete the Fraction Wall worksheet
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the Simple Equivalent Fractions lesson

 

Tuesday 24th March 2020

Good morning everyone! I hope you all had a good first day of home learning and are ready for today’s challenges smiley

 

All your tasks for today are written below. Work hard to complete them to the high standards you would in school and remember to always try your best.

 

I hope you all enjoyed your PE lesson yesterday – join in again today with Joe Wicks at 9am!

 

Remember to also take regular breaks and make time for activities that you enjoy doing! These are just as important for a healthy mind as learning is!

Keep up the hard work everyone laugh

Miss Clark

 

Spellings

  • Practise your key spelling words for week 1
  • Complete half a page of your spelling list activity book:
  • Look, say, cover, write, check
  • Fill in the missing words
  • Write your own sentences

SPaG

  • Complete today’s page in your grammar booklet
  • Complete today’s SPaG mat: Spring Term 2 – Number 3
  • Log onto https://www.spag.com/ and complete Relative Clauses task

Please remember to click the finished button when you have completed the task

  • Complete Formal and Informal worksheet

Writing

  • I hope you enjoyed the first chapter of ‘Letters from the Lighthouse’ yesterday – your job is to carry on the story using the author’s style
  • Plan your story using the story mountain sheet. Think about what happens in the opening, build up, dilemma, resolution and ending
  • Be adventurous! Make your story engaging!

Reading

  • Complete the comprehension questions based on the ‘Leisure’ poem you read yesterday
  • Remember to use evidence from the text to justify your answers

Maths

  • Complete today’s questions in your arithmetic book (Week A - Tuesday)
  • Log on to https://ttrockstars.com and play for 15mins - try to beat your best score!

 

Miss Clark’s maths group:

  • Complete today’s rapid reasoning questions (Week 5 – Day 2)
  • Complete the Adding Fractions and Mixed Numbers worksheet
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the Ordering and Simplifying Fractions lesson

Please remember to click the ‘Mark It’ button when you have completed the task

  • Complete questions 1-6 in your Place Value SATs booklet

 

Mrs Finnell’s maths group:

  • Complete the Short Division worksheet
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the Short Division lesson

 

Monday 23rd March 2020

Good morning Year 6! I hope you are well this morning and enjoyed your weekend! smiley

 

Below are the tasks that you are expected to complete by the end of today; the order that you choose to complete these is up to you. Whilst learning from home, you will still have your routine daily tasks to complete, as well as English, maths and reading.

 

It is important that you remember to maintain the high standards we would expect to see if you were in school. When completing tasks in your exercise books, please make sure that you write the date underlined, followed by the subject underlined.

For example:

 

Monday 23rd March 2020

English

 

Keep up the fantastic handwriting and presentation that you are all capable of and have displayed this year!

 

Please also remember to find time to read, relax and take regular ‘brain breaks’. Keep yourself active in between tasks and stay hydrated!

 

If you would like to take part in some daily exercise to give your brain a break and feel refreshed, why not join P.E with Joe? Joe Wicks will be providing daily P.E lessons on his YouTube channel (The Body Coach TV), Monday to Friday 9am – 9.30am! 

 

Remember:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Remember to try your best! I hope you have a lovely day smiley

Miss Clark

 

Spellings

  • Practise your key spelling words for week 1
  • Complete half a page of your spelling list activity book:

        - Look, say, cover, write, check

        - Fill in the missing words

        - Write your own sentences

SPaG

  • Complete today’s page in your grammar booklet
  • Complete today’s SPaG mat: Spring Term 2 - Number 2
  • Log onto https://www.spag.com/ and complete Passive & Active (A) task
  • Complete The Subjunctive worksheet

Writing

  • Read the first chapter of ‘Letters from the Lighthouse’ called Keep Calm and Carry On
  • Create a brainstorm of ideas about what you think might happen next in the story. Think about the characters and what will happen to them, where they could end up and any problems they might face along the way.

Reading

  • Read ‘Leisure’ and think carefully about what the poem is about
  • Find out the definition of any words you are unsure of

Maths

  • Complete today’s questions in your arithmetic book (Week A - Monday)
  • Log on to https://ttrockstars.com and play for 15mins - try to beat your highest score!

 

Miss Clark’s maths group:

  • Complete today’s rapid reasoning questions (Week 5 – Day 1)
  • Complete the Adding and Subtracting Fractions worksheet
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete Improper and Mixed Fractions lesson

 

Mrs Finnell’s maths group:

  • Complete the Multiplying and Dividing Numbers by 10, 100 and 1000 worksheet
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete Multiply Decimals by 10 and 100 lesson

 

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