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Year 6

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Please review this weeks remote learning work and learning offer for Year 6 children below.

Weekly additional non negotiable activities include: 

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Remote Learning Y6: w/c Monday 23rd November 2020



English

Maths

Rapid Review

Topic

Reading

Monday

23rd November 

 Today, we are looking at the use of colons for list. Look through the powerpoint on colons for list and create 3 list of items around your home. 

Colons for list

 In Maths today, we will be looking at the chunking method to divide 2 digit prime numbers. Look at the steps to success to help you use your partial tables to take away groups of the divisor

Monday Maths.pdf

Steps to success

Video

Use these online timers to set yourself 5 minutes on them.

Can you answer the 5 arithmetic questions in 5 minutes?

Check your answers with a calculator, if possible, once you have finished!

Online Timer

Monday Fluent

 This afternoon, we are looking at angles. Use the powerpoint to create a poster on the different types of angles and their properties. Then, name the angles on the sheet. 

Angles powerpoint

Angles worksheet

Read your home reading book and upload what has happened in your book. 

Tuesday

24th November 

This week we are going to be looking at diary entries. Today, I would like you to
think of Christmas day last year. For today’s task, list the events in time order
(chronological) from morning waking up until the night time.

Gather it

In Maths today, we will be looking at the chunking method to divide 2 digit prime numbers. Look at the steps to success to help you use your partial tables to take away groups of the divisor. Think about how you could choose more efficient groups by adding to your partial tables 

Task

Steps

Video

Use these online timers to set yourself 5 minutes on them.

Can you answer the 5 arithmetic questions in 5 minutes?

Check your answers with a calculator, if possible, once you have finished!

Online Timer

Tues Fluent

Today, we are continuing with our question - Was Henry VIII a great leader? Read though the information text attached and create a timeline of events that affected King Henry VIII's rule of Britain. 

Information - King Henry VIII

We are starting a new book - A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. Read pages 1-5 and define the following words 

administrator

sole

tight-fisted

covetous

gait

Bah Humbug

Pages 1-5

Wednesday

25th November 

 Today, use the BBC bitesize website to understand features of a diary. Then, using a diamond nine format, rank the features as most effective to least effective. 

BBC Bitesize

Task

Today, we are going to use our chunking method to complete word problems. revisit the video on the method and apply to the word problems below

Word Problems

Video

Use these online timers to set yourself 5 minutes on them.

Can you answer the 5 arithmetic questions in 5 minutes?

Check your answers with a calculator, if possible, once you have finished!

Online Timer

Wed Fluent

We are moving onto electricity in Science. Here is a knowledge organiser and prior learning is attached below. Try to answer the question on the prior learning and check using knowledge organiser

Science

Today in reading, we are looking at what impression do we get of Scrooge. Use the first 5 pages and write down any ideas of what Scrooge is like. 

Pages 1-5

Thursday

26th November 

Now you have ranked the features of a diary entry and have become even more familiar with what we need to include in a diary entry, can you spot them in the example text below? 

 

Grammar features of a diary task

Today in maths, we are going continue using chunking method to divide but this time, our answers may leave remainders.

Have a go at the fluency questions provided, and then the word problems. Read them VERY carefully as there are remainders and so we may need to use our rounding skills too!

Thursday's maths task

Use these online timers to set yourself 5 minutes on them.

Can you answer the 5 arithmetic questions in 5 minutes?

Check your answers with a calculator, if possible, once you have finished!

Online Timer

Thurs Fluent

Today is PE. It is hard self isolating and not being able to get out. Exercise is a great way to keep the mind focused and improve our mental health. I have attached a link of a ten minute work out. Before completing the workout, write down how your were feeling. Complete the work out and explain how you are feeling after it. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-0DuHnxnH14

Read the short text about setting a good example and answer the 6 questions linked to the text.

For an extra challenge, see if you can time yourself to complete it all in just 15 minutes! 

Reading text

Friday

27th November 

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Use these online timers to set yourself 5 minutes on them.

Can you answer the 5 arithmetic questions in 5 minutes?

Check your answers with a calculator, if possible, once you have finished!

Online Timer

Fri Fluent

Remote Learning Y6: w/c Monday 16th November 2020

Monday 16th November 2020

 Information / Instructions

Worksheets

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English

This week, we will be looking at poetry. We are going to be looking at a AB rhyming scheme. This means that line 1 and 3 rhyme and lines 2 and 4 rhyme. Read through the example text. We are going to be writing 3 stanzas focusing on Jeykll's transformation. Today's task is to collect vocabulary around the the parts of the transformation and then using the rhyming zone website, find rhyming words for the vocabulary you have chosen. 

Rhyming Zone Website

Example Text

Maths

In Maths, we are moving onto delightful division. Work through the prior learning attached at the side. Remember, prior learning is to find out what we do not know so work through and if you are struggling, move onto the next question :) 

Prior Learning for division

Rapid Review

Use these online timers to set yourself 5 minutes on them.

Can you answer the 5 arithmetic questions in 5 minutes?

Check your answers with a calculator, if possible, once you have finished!

Online Timer

Rapid review Monday

Topic / PE

Today is the start of antibullying week. To celebrate it in school, we are all wearing odd socks as a reminder that it is ok to be different and we should celebrate that. Today, I would like you to watch the assembly video to introduce Odd Socks Day and then draw me a pair of Odd Socks. Be creative :) 

Odd Socks day Assembly

 

Reading

We are continuing with our adventure through the world of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. I have attached chapters 2 and 3 along with a rapid review of chapter 2. What will happen next? Will Mr Utterson solve the mystery of Mr Hyde?

Chapter 2

Chapter 3

Rapid review for chapter 2

 

 Tuesday 17th November 2020

 

Information / Instructions

Worksheets

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English

Today, we are going to use the vocabulary and rhyming couplets that we gathered yesterday to plan our stanzas. Stanza 1 is about Jekyll entering the laboratory. Stanza 2 is about Jekyll preparing to drink the potion and stanza 3 is about the transformation. For today's task, I would like you to pick 2 sets of rhyming pairs of each stanza and use them in sentence of your own. 

Example text 

Plan it format

Maths

 Today, we are looking at dividing by a 2 digit number. We are going to use our knowledge of factors to help to divide easily. Watch the video that explains how to use factors to divide and them complete the fluency and reasoning around dividing by a 2 digit number. I have attached a list of the prime numbers as you cannot use this method if you are dividing by a prime number. 

 

Dividing by a 2 digit number using factors video

Task 

Prime Numbers

Rapid Review

Use these online timers to set yourself 5 minutes on them.

Can you answer the 5 arithmetic questions in 5 minutes?

Check your answers with a calculator, if possible, once you have finished!

Online Timer

Rapid Tuesday

Topic / PE

 Today, we are moving onto history and King Henry VIII. We have encountered King Henry VIII before when we were looking at Divine Leaders. Think about what we know about this period in history. Read the information fact file about King Henry VII and watch the summary video. Next answer the retrieval questions to check you understanding of the information given. Finally, I want to know, was King Henry VIII a good or bad leader? Use the table to collect your evidence them prove to me why you think he is a good or bad leader. 

King Henry VIII information fact file

King Henry VIII summary video

Tasks for History

Reading

Today, are going to recap chapter three with find and copy questions. Remember to use the skills needed for find and copy. What is needed when it says a word? What is needed when it says a phrase? Use the text to find you answers and copy it correct - word for word. 

Chapter 3

Find and copy

 

 Wednesday 18th November 2020

 Information / Instructions

Worksheets

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English

Today, we are going to use everything that we have gathered so far to write our poem. Remember it is following and AB rhyming scheme therefore lines 1 and 3 need the last words to rhyme and 2 and 4 need to rhyme. Use your plan and words you have gather over the last 2 days. Use the example text to help you

Example text

Tasks

Maths

We are exploring dividing by a two digit number using factors today. I would like you to complete the fluency and reasoning questions. There is a steps to success to help. 

Maths Task

Steps to success

Rapid Review

Use these online timers to set yourself 5 minutes on them.

Can you answer the 5 arithmetic questions in 5 minutes?

Check your answers with a calculator, if possible, once you have finished!

Online Timers

Rapid Wednesday

Topic / PE

 This week is anti bullying week. Read through the PowerPoint on uniting against bullying and create a poster to explain bullying to a younger child 

Powerpoint - Anti Bullying Week

Reading

Today, we are looking more in depth at chapter 3 particular at the relationship with Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. How would you describe the relationship between Dr Jekyll and Mr Utterson? Spider diagram adjectives to describe the relationship between Dr Jekyll and Mr Utterson and then read chapter 3 and make notes of evidence to support your points on their relationship. 

Chapter 3Chapter 3.pdf

 

 Thursday 19th November 2020

 Information / Instructions

Worksheets

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English

Today, we are looking at sentence types. There are four types for sentence types: Command, statement, question and exclamative. Read through the PowerPoint to understand the sentence typed then complete changing a statement into a question as well as practising writing commands 

Sentence types 

Task

Maths

Today, we are going to use our skills of dividing by factors to reason and problem solve. When we are reasoning, we need to think about the method that is needed to complete the question and why it is either correct or incorrect. Explain your answers fully. 

Reasoning and problem solving using factors

Rapid Review

Use these online timers to set yourself 5 minutes on them.

Can you answer the 5 arithmetic questions in 5 minutes?

Check your answers with a calculator, if possible, once you have finished!

Online Timer

Fluent Thursday

Topic / PE

Today is PE. It is hard self isolating and not being able to get out. Exercise is a great way to keep the mind focused and improve our mental health. I have attached a link of a ten minute work out. Before completing the workout, write down how your were feeling. Complete the work out and explain how you are feeling after it. 

Workout

Reading

Today, we are going to use our points and evidence from yesterday to answer the question - How would you describe the relationship between Dr Jekyll and Mr Utterson? Remember to state your point and justify it with evidence from the text. 

 

 

 Friday 20th November 2020

 Information / Instructions

Worksheets

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English

Today, write up your Dr Jekyll poems, focusing on your handwriting, spelling and punctuation

Perfect piece

Maths

Work through the arithmetic paper and use the answers to self mark 

Arithmetic paper and answers

Rapid Review

Use these online timers to set yourself 5 minutes on them.

Can you answer the 5 arithmetic questions in 5 minutes?

Check your answers with a calculator, if possible, once you have finished!

Friday task

Topic / PE

As this week is anti bullying week, complete the jigsaw piece on what makes you special as a person

Puzzle piece

Reading

Read through chapter 3 and define 4 new words

Chapter 3