Year 6

Hi everyone,

We hope that you are all keeping well and safe. This web page contains our weekly homework tasks and our Year group blog. We are regularly updating it so please keep on returning to see what’s new.

You can contact the Year 6 team directly via the following email addresses. Staff will reply as soon as possible, within working hours.

Staff Emails:

Mrs Lavelle: awglavelle@acklamwhin.co.uk
Mrs Formby-Jackson: awrformbyjackson@acklamwhin.co.uk

Weekly Remote Learning tasks – WC 11.01.21

Weekly Writing Tasks

Monday – see reading.

Tuesday – To explore expanded noun phrases

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-explore-expanded-noun-phrases-crt3jd

 

Wednesday – To generate vocabulary to describe a character

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-generate-vocabulary-to-describe-a-character-c4r6cc

 

Thursday – To develop a rich understanding of words associated with running

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-develop-a-rich-understanding-of-words-associated-with-running-70t3gd

 

Friday – To analyse the opening scene

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-analyse-the-opening-scene-6mrk4c 

 

Don’t forget to email us your work using the dropbox below.

Weekly Maths Tasks

Each day, you will see two links: 5-a-day and a maths lesson.  The 5-a-day consists of 5 arithmetic questions that will help you to keep your skills sharp.  The maths lessons need to be followed in the order they are written in.

Monday: 5-a-day

Solving practical coordinate problems (Part 1)

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/solving-practical-coordinate-problems-part-1-c9h3ec

Tuesday: 5-a-day

Solving practical coordinate problems (part 2)

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/solving-practical-coordinate-problems-part-2-6hh34e

Wednesday: 5-a-day

Coordinates and shapes: To recognise 3-D shapes

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/coordinates-and-shapes-to-recognise-3-d-shapes-crup8r

Thursday: 5-a-day

Coordinates and shapes: To recognise nets of 3D shapes

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/coordinates-and-shapes-to-recognise-nets-of-3d-shapes-crvk2r

Friday: 5-a-day

Coordinates and shapes: To solve problems involving 3D shapes

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/coordinates-and-shapes-to-solve-problems-involving-3d-shapes-71hkgd

Remember: Keep practising your times tables on Times Table Rockstars.

Weekly Reading Tasks

 

Monday  – The Giant’s Necklace: To read a text and make inferences (Part 1)

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-read-a-text-and-make-inferences-part-1-6mr3gr

Don’t forget to keep up your own personal reading. This can be fiction or non-fiction. Find something you enjoy and tell us about it.

Tuesday – Click on the link below. Read the text and use your VIPERS skills to answer the questions.

Novel – The World’s Worst Children by David Walliams

Weekly Spelling Tasks

https://spellingframe.co.uk/

This half term’s spellings will focus on the

Year 3 and 4 statutory spellings.  Remember to practise your spellings before you do the test. Please let us know your scores.

 Here are the word codes for each week:

 

Week 1 – 73321

Week 2 – 73449

Week 3 – 73450

Week 4 – 73451

Week 5 – 73452

Week 6 – 73453

Other Learning Activities

Science

Session 2 – How are organisms adapted to hot environments?

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/how-are-organisms-adapted-to-hot-environments-c8vk0c


Click on
BBC Ten Pieces Tasters and scroll down to Draw a portrait and write a musical memory…Music and Art

First… watch the clip about Elgar’s Enigma Variations

Then… watch CBBC’s Naomi Wilkinson’s video and draw a picture of someone you miss and write about a piece of music that reminds you of them.

Send your artwork and music selection to your special person to show them they are in your thoughts. We’d love to see it too.

Computing

Click here to download this weeks computing PowerPoint. (Please ignore my mistake on the first slide saying Years 3& 4)

 

 

Year 6 Blog

Home learning w/c 11.1.21

Home learning w/c 11.1.21

Good morning Year 6 We hope you are all well and enjoyed your weekend. We were incredibly impressed with the mature and positive way you started your home learning last week. Although we haven’t been able to see most of you in person, it has been brilliant to receive...

Home Learning

Home Learning

Hello Year 6, We hope you have had a lovely Christmas and New Year. As you are all aware, we are now having to move to home learning. Each Monday you will find a new plan for your week's learning on our Year 6 page. This is split into 5 different sections: English,...

Year 6 important information

Year 6 important information

2nd November 2020 Dear Parents / carers We are entering the second half of the Autumn Term in Year 6 and are looking forwards to what it holds. We thought it would be beneficial to remind you of some information about the weeks and months ahead. P.E Our P.E sessions...

Useful Links

Purple Mash All subjects
My Maths Maths
Espresso All subjects
Oxford Owl All subjects
Twinkl All subjects
E-books All subjects
Times Table Rock Stars Maths
Audiobooks English
The Maths Factor Maths
Literacy Trust English
White Rose Home Learning Maths
Pobble: All About Food Health English

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