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Year 6

Hello Year 6, 

 

We hope you are all coping well in these unpredictable times. Even though you are not all in school at the moment, we are still here to help you and make sure that you receive the best possible education! On this page, you will find your home learning activities. Work will be uploaded to this page daily and it will also be uploaded to Class Dojo, so please make sure you are completing the work and sending it in to the teacher responsible for home learning that week. Thank you all for your hard work and we hope it will not be too long until you are all back in our classrooms. 

 

From the Year 6 team

 

Spelling shed: https://www.spellingshed.com/en-gb/

Times table rock stars: https://ttrockstars.com/

 

If you have any problems, please get in touch via Class dojo: https://www.classdojo.com/

Tuesday 19th January


9:00 – 10:00: Maths

A similar lesson where we apply similar methods except this time we divide 10,100,1000.

https://vimeo.com/488186549
10:00 – 10:30: TT Rockstars

Make sure you move forward, beat your score from last time.
10:30 – 10:45 – Break
10:45 – 11:30: Class Reader

Following our feature book Journey to Jo'burg use this time to practice your key learning skills recalling how to retrieve information; look for the clues as part of inferences; read around the text to find key vocabulary.
11:30 – 12:30: Writing

Again associated with our feature book make sure we get plenty of features as part of your writing that can be later bound together to form a positive piece of persuasive writing.
12:30 – 1:30: Lunchtime
1:30 – 2:30: Science

Following Charles Darwin's theory on evolution, we explore fossils today hoping that they give us an insight into our past.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/how-do-fossils-provide-evidence-for-evolution-6gt3ce
2:30 – 3:00: Joe Wicks PE

Finish of the day with getting that exercise done. Remember a healthy body = a healthy mind.

https://www.youtube.com/user/thebodycoach1

Monday 18th January

 

Timetable:

9:00 – 10:00: Maths

Our second lesson is multiplying 10,100,1000 as part of decimal places. Use your place value knowledge to remember what is happening to each digit.

 

Lesson: https://vimeo.com/487198038

Worksheet: 

https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Y6-Spring-Block-1-WO2-Multiply-by-10-100-and-1000-2019.pdf

Answers: 

https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Y6-Spring-Block-1-ANS2-Multiply-by-10-100-and-1000-2019.pdf
10:00 – 10:30: TT Rockstars

You should be familiar with this now although continue to work through trying to gradually improve your score.
10:30 – 10:45 – Break
10:45 – 11:30: Class Reader

We continue our brilliant text by looking into Naledi and Tiro's next steps and what happens with Mum.
11:30 – 12:30: Writing

A piece of persuasive writing to support your learning on our text 'Journey to Jo'burg'.
12:30 – 1:30: Lunchtime
1:30 – 2:15: Spanish

To access the games, follow these steps:
• Click on this link: https://www.languageangels.com/schools/
• Enter our year 6 login details (the username and password are both: whitemoor6)
• Select the device you are working on (e.g. laptop, tablet, etc.)
• |Click on Spanish
2:15 – 3:00: Art

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JIfby2a8ekc&t=172s

Some technical drawing learning how to give the illusion of distance.

 

 

 

 

Friday

 

9:00 – 10:00: maths (numbers to 2 decimal places)

This lesson is the first lesson of our new topic (decimals). Watch the video and complete the worksheet. Once you have completed the worksheet and checked your work, use the answer sheet to mark your answers. Remember to send me a message on dojo to tell me how you did.

If you are struggling with the work or need anything explaining further, please message me and I will respond with some help.

 

Video link: https://vimeo.com/487196408

 

Worksheet: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Y6-Spring-Block-1-WO1-Three-decimal-places-2019.pdf

 

Answers: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Y6-Spring-Block-1-ANS1-Three-decimal-places-2019.pdf

 

10:00 – 10:30: TT Rockstars

If you are struggling to log on for any reason, message me and I will try and solve the issue for you.

 

10:30 – 10:45 – Break

Use this time to recharge, have a snack and a have a toilet break.

 

10:45 – 11:30: PE with Joe

Complete a PE session with Joe Wicks. His page contains a great range of workouts, so choose the one that you like best.

 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAxW1XT0iEJo0TYlRfn6rYQ

 

11:30 – 12:30: Reading comprehension

Every Friday, we will complete a reading comprehension. As our class book (Journey to Jo’burg) is set during the rule of apartheid in South Africa, I have decided to select a reading comprehension about the life of Nelson Mandela. Please click on the link below to access the comprehension sheet. You should find three different worksheets (1 star is the easiest, 2 stars is medium difficulty and 3 stars is the most challenging). You can select your own challenge.

 

12:30 – 1:30: Lunchtime

Well done! You have completed your morning work! Enjoy your lunchtime and make sure that you have a healthy lunch so that your brain is recharged and ready for some afternoon learning!

 

1:30 – 2:30: History

Our history topic this half term is the changing role of women through time. This lesson involves learning about how women were treated during ancient times. During the lesson, you will need to read the three documents on women in Ancient Greece, Ancient Egypt and Ancient Rome. Click the link below to access this lesson.

 

2:30 – 3:00: Reading for pleasure

To end week 2 of home learning, I will be reading a short story to you from ‘The Book of Hopes’. This will be uploaded to Class Dojo this afternoon.  

Thursday 14th January

 

9:00 – 10:00: maths (Reflection)

Watch the video and complete the worksheet. Once you have completed the worksheet and checked your work, use the answer sheet to mark your answers. Remember to send me a message on dojo to tell me how you did.

If you are struggling with the work or need anything explaining further, please message me and I will respond with some help.

 

Video link: https://vimeo.com/481620188

 

Worksheet: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Y6-Autumn-Block-4-WO4-Reflections-2019.pdf

 

Answers: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Y6-Autumn-Block-4-ANS4-Reflections-2019.pdf

 

10:00 – 10:30: TT Rockstars

If you are struggling to log on for any reason, message me and I will try and solve the issue for you.

 

10:30 – 10:45 – Break

Use this time to recharge, have a snack and a have a toilet break.

 

10:45 – 11:30: Class Reader

Click on the link below to open your class reader lesson. This lesson will focus on Chapter 7 of Journey to Jo’burg. The pages needed to answer the questions are all on the slides. Please send me any completed work and I will send you the answers so that you can mark it.

 

11:30 – 12:30: Writing

Click on the link below to open your writing lesson. This lesson will continue to focus on Chapter 4 of Journey to Jo’burg and will build on your yesterday’s lesson. The pages needed to complete your writing are in the slides. Please send me any completed work and I will give you feedback. 

 

12:30 – 1:30: Lunchtime

Well done! You have completed your morning work! Enjoy your lunchtime and make sure that you have a healthy lunch so that your brain is recharged and ready for some afternoon learning!

 

1:30 – 2:15: PSHE

The theme of our PSHE lessons for this half term is ‘keeping safe’. Please click on the link below to complete today’s lesson.

 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/beautiful-explosions-6hh3gt

 

2:15 – 3:00: Spelling test

Ask someone in your house to test you on this list of words:

  1. muscle
  2. prejudice
  3. available
  4. determined
  5. rhyme
  6. identity
  7. accommodate
  8. suggest
  9. competition
  10. existence

 

Alternatively, there is a virtual spelling test on Class Dojo, where I will be reading out the words for you.

Wednesday 13th January

 

9:00 – 10:00: maths (Translation)

Watch the video and complete the worksheet. Once you have completed the worksheet and checked your work, use the answer sheet to mark your answers. Remember to send me a message on dojo to tell me how you did.

If you are struggling with the work or need anything explaining further, please message me and I will respond with some help.

 

Video: https://vimeo.com/481216178

 

Worksheet: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Y6-Autumn-Block-4-WO3-Translations-2019.pdf

 

Answers: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Y6-Autumn-Block-4-ANS3-Translations-2019.pdf

 

10:00 – 10:30: TT Rockstars

If you are struggling to log on for any reason, message me and I will try and solve the issue for you.

 

10:30 – 10:45 – Break

Use this time to recharge, have a snack and a have a toilet break.

 

10:45 – 11:30: Class Reader

Click on the link below to open your class reader lesson. This lesson will focus on Chapter 6 of Journey to Jo’burg. The pages needed to answer the questions are all on the slides. Please send me any completed work and I will send you the answers so that you can mark it.

 

11:30 – 12:30: Writing

Click on the link below to open your writing lesson. This lesson will continue to focus on Chapter 4 of Journey to Jo’burg and will build on your yesterday’s lesson. The pages needed to complete your writing are in the slides. Please send me any completed work and I will give you feedback. 

 

12:30 – 1:30: Lunchtime

Well done! You have completed your morning work! Enjoy your lunchtime and make sure that you have a healthy lunch so that your brain is recharged and ready for some afternoon learning!

 

1:30 – 2:30: GPS

Please click on the link below to open today’s GPS lesson. The lesson will focus on recapping and exploring simple sentences. Once you have worked through the lesson, send me what you have done and I will give feedback.

 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-explore-simple-sentences-cmwp8r

 

2:30 – 3:00: PE with Joe

Complete a PE session with Joe Wicks.

 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAxW1XT0iEJo0TYlRfn6rYQ

Tuesday 12th January 2021

9:00 – 10:00: maths (Four quadrants)

Watch the video and complete the worksheet. Once you have completed the worksheet and checked your work, use the answer sheet to mark your answers. Remember to send me a message on dojo to tell me how you did.

 

If you are struggling with the work or need anything explaining further, please message me and I will respond with some help.

 

Video link: https://vimeo.com/481215270

 

Worksheet: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Y6-Autumn-Block-4-WO2-Four-quadrants-2019.pdf

 

Answers: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Y6-Autumn-Block-4-ANS2-Four-quadrants-2019.pdf

 

10:00 – 10:30: TT Rockstars

If you are struggling to log on for any reason, message me and I will try and solve the issue for you.

 

10:30 – 10:45 – Break

Use this time to recharge, have a snack and a have a toilet break.

 

10:45 – 11:30: Class Reader

Click on the link below to open your class reader lesson. This lesson will focus on Chapter 5 of Journey to Jo’burg. The pages needed to answer the questions are all on the slides. Please send me any completed work and I will send you the answers so that you can mark it.

 

11:30 – 12:30: Writing

Click on the link below to open your writing lesson. This lesson will continue to focus on Chapter 4 of Journey to Jo’burg and will build on your yesterday’s lesson. The pages needed to complete your writing are in the slides. Please send me any completed work and I will give you feedback. 

 

12:30 – 1:30: Lunchtime

Well done! You have completed your morning work! Enjoy your lunchtime and make sure that you have a healthy lunch so that your brain is recharged and ready for some afternoon learning!

 

1:30 – 2:30: Science – What is the theory of evolution

This half term, our science topic is ‘Humans and animals over time’. Please click on the link below to complete lesson 1 of this unit. Once you have watched the video, complete the activity quiz and send me your results on Class Dojo.

 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/what-is-the-theory-of-evolution-6ru32d

 

2:30 – 3:00: PE with Joe

Complete a PE session with Joe Wicks. If you missed his PE lesson yesterday, then use that for your PE lesson today. However, if you already completed yesterday’s workout, his page contains a great range of workouts, so choose the one that you like best.

 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAxW1XT0iEJo0TYlRfn6rYQ

Home Learning week 2 - commencing Monday 11th January

 

Monday 11th January

9:00 – 10:00: maths (First Quadrant)

Watch the video and complete the worksheet. Once you have completed the worksheet and checked your work, use the answer sheet to mark your answers. Remember to send me a message on dojo to tell me how you did.

If you are struggling with the work or need anything explaining further, please message me and I will respond with some help.

 

Video link: https://vimeo.com/481214525

 

Worksheet: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Y6-Autumn-Block-4-WO1-The-first-quadrant-2019.pdf

 

Answers: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Y6-Autumn-Block-4-ANS1-The-first-quadrant-2019.pdf

 

10:00 – 10:30: TT Rockstars

If you are struggling to log on for any reason, message me and I will try and solve the issue for you.

 

10:30 – 10:45 – Break

Use this time to recharge, have a snack and a have a toilet break.

 

10:45 – 11:30: Class Reader

Click on the link below (Class reader lesson 1 Monday 11th January) to open your class reader lesson. This lesson will focus on Chapter 4 of Journey to Jo’burg. The pages needed to answer the questions are all on the slides. Please send me any completed work and I will send you the answers so that you can mark it.

 

11:30 – 12:30: Writing

Click on the link below to open your writing lesson (Writing lesson 1 Monday 11th January). This lesson will focus on Chapter 4 of Journey to Jo’burg and will build on your class reader lesson. The pages needed to complete your writing are in the slides. Please send me any completed work and I will give you feedback. 

 

12:30 – 1:30: Lunchtime

Well done! You have completed your morning work! Enjoy your lunchtime and make sure that you have a healthy lunch so that your brain is recharged and ready for some afternoon learning!

 

1:30 – 2:15: Spanish

For your Spanish lesson, I would like you to click on the link below, where you will find some Spanish games which involve some of the words you have learnt in class.

To access the games, follow these steps:

  • Click on this link: https://www.languageangels.com/schools/ 
  • Enter our year 6 login details (the username and password are both: whitemoor6)
  • Select the device you are working on (e.g. laptop, tablet, etc.)
  • |Click on Spanish

 

2:15 – 3:00: Art

Click on the link below which will take your to a drawing tutorial Youtube channel. Once you are on there, select a video and have a go at completing the drawing.

You can challenge yourself to a sketch or choose a simpler drawing – it is up to you! Also, be imaginative with your colour, you could use pencil, pens, felt tips, paint, water colour or you could make a collage – the choice is yours.

https://www.youtube.com/user/cartooning4kids  

Week Commencing 4/1/21

 

Wednesday

9:00 – 10:00: Complete Paper 1: Arithmetic (30 minutes) and complete 30 minutes on TT Rockstars use BBC Bitesize to help with areas of maths where you unsure, alternatively message your teacher. https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/z826n39

10:00 – 10:30: Break

10:30 – 11:15: Complete 1 of your reading comprehension sheets

11:15 – 12:00: Read Chapter 1 of Journey to Jo’burg and answer the questions (from Class Dojo)

12:00 – 1:00: Lunchtime

1:00 – 2:30: Read the introduction of The Gadgets Workbook and complete Activities 1, 2, 3 and 4

 

Thursday

9:00 – 10:00: Complete Paper 2: Reasoning (40 minutes) and complete 20 minutes on TT Rockstars use BBC Bitesize to help with areas of maths where you unsure, alternatively message your teacher. https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/z826n39

10:00 – 10:30: Break

10:30 – 11:15: Complete the second of your reading comprehensions

11:15 – 12:00: Read Chapter 2 of Journey to Jo’burg and answer the questions (from Class Dojo)

12:00 – 1:00: Lunchtime

1:00 – 2:30: Complete activities 5, 6, 7 and 8 from the Gadgets Workbook

 

Friday

9:00 – 10:00: Complete Paper 3: Reasoning (40 minutes) and complete 20 minutes on TT Rockstars

10:00 – 10:30: Break

10:30 – 11:15: Read Chapter 3 of Journey to Jo’burg and answer the questions (from Class Dojo)

11:15 – 12:00: Write a prediction of what you think will happen in Chapter 4 of Journey to Jo’burg

12:00 – 1:00: Lunchtime

1:00 – 2:30: Complete activities 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13 from the Gadgets Workbook

 

 

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