Welcome to Year 6

Year 6 Learning At Home 

Well done on completing another week of home learning. As we would normally be breaking up for the Easter holidays, we will not be posting any more daily activities until Monday 20th April. Please feel free to use your packs and the list of useful websites should you wish to .

 

Have a lovely Easter holidays!

The Year 6 Team

 

N.B. If you require any further support then please contact Mrs. Hodge by email on jhodge@ololprimary.co.uk or by private message on Twitter @hodge_jo.

EASTER RESOURCES
Holy Week Holy Week PPT
Easter Story Easter Story Sequencing Activity
Easter Prayer Easter Prayer
Easter Activities Easter Activities

Meet the Team

Year 6 Staff

Miss L.Flynn

Mrs J.Hodge

Mrs L.Todd

Newsletters & Links

Robinwood

Below are all the letters and a suggested clothing list for Robinwood 2020.

Suggested Clothing List

Robinwood Initial Trip Letter 2020

Robinwood Installment Letter 2020

 Friday 3rd April
PE

PE with Joe Wicks Every Day.

Joe Wicks

30 mins

Yoga with Mrs Gallagher

Yoga

30 mins

MATHS RM MathsRM Easimaths

15 mins

BBC Supermovers

2D and 3D Shapes

Supermovers 2D and 3D Shapes

Complete any maths activity work sheet from your pack.

ENGLISH

Spellings

Spelling Shed

Spelling Shed

15 mins

Complete a grammar sheet from their pack. See BBC Bitesize for explanations of the relevant grammar term they are working on.

BBC Bitesize English

OTHER SUBJECTS

Science

Watch BBC Bitesize clips about What is Electricity? and  What are conductor and insulators? Do the activities on screen.

BBC Bitesize What is Electricity?

BBC Bitesize What are conductors and insulators?

Then complete the two quizzes about electricity.

Electrical Circuits

Electrical Conductors and Insulators

Thursday 2nd April
PE

PE with Joe Wicks Every Day.

Joe Wicks

30 mins

Yoga with Mrs Gallagher

Yoga

30 mins

MATHS

Times Tables Rockstars

TT Rockstars

15 mins

BBC Supermovers

Negative Numbers

Supermovers Negative Numbers

Complete any maths activity work sheet from your pack.

ENGLISH

Handwriting

Complete a spelling sheet from your pack. Remember to write on the definition of each word.

 Daily Challenge:

Create a sentence with each word to show you understand its meaning.

Look at BBC Bitesize  What are Fact and Opinion? Clip and complete the quiz.

BBC Bitesize Fact and Opinion

Then complete a reading comprehension from your pack.

OTHER SUBJECTS

History/ English

Using BBC Bitesize ‘Who were the Vikings’ page watch the clips and read the facts.

BBC Bitesize Who were the Vikings?

Make a poster all about The Vikings – could use ICT and make a ppt etc or an animation in Scratch.

 Wednesday 1st April
PE

PE with Joe Wicks Every Day.

Joe Wicks

30 mins

Yoga with Mrs Gallagher

Yoga

30 mins

MATHS Prodigy Maths Games

Prodigy Maths Games

15 mins

BBC Supermovers

Rounding Numbers

Supermovers Rounding Numbers

Complete any maths activity work sheet from your pack.

ENGLISH

Spellings

Watch BBC Bitesize clip: What words use the ‘ough’ sound and complete the tasks on screen highlighting ‘ough’ words.

Compile a list of words of as many words as you can that contain the ‘ough’ sound? Show Mrs Hodge how many you found! Certificate for the winner!

BBC Bitesize ‘Ough’ sound

Look at the Magic Tree activity on Pobble 365 using link below and continue the story using the Story Starter. Try to do no more that 500 words and use STRAW POP CAMP.

Pobble 365 The Magic Tree

Daily Challenge

Complete one of the other activities listed on the page e.g. Question Time.

OTHER SUBJECTS

Computing

Code Studio – complete the next two activities from course C.

Code Studio

Code Studio Helpsheet

Tuesday 31st March
PE

PE with Joe Wicks Every Day.

Joe Wicks

30 mins

Yoga with Mrs Gallagher

Yoga

30 mins

MATHS RM MathsRM Easimaths

15 mins

BBC Supermovers

Algebra

Supermovers Algebra

Complete any maths activity work sheet from your pack.

ENGLISH Spellings

Spelling Shed

15 mins

Complete a grammar sheet from their pack. See BBC Bitesize for explanations of the relevant grammar term they are working on.

BBC Bitesize English

OTHER SUBJECTS Geography

Mapping The World

Watch the BBC Bitesize video about Mapping the World. Then Complete the quiz to test your knowledge. Try to complete without a map or atlas if you can!

BBC Bitesize Mapping the World

Daily Challenge Ideas:

Make your own map of the world and add on any places you have visited.

Make your own mapping the World Quiz using ICT.

Make a local map of Southport and plot on where your friends live. Could even add 3D landmarks too!

Monday 30th March
PE

PE with Joe Wicks Every Day.

Routine for each day live on Youtube.

Joe Wicks

30 mins

Yoga with Mrs Gallagher

Yoga

30 mins

MATHS

 

Times Tables Rockstars

TT Rockstars

15 mins

BBC Supermovers

Prime  Numbers

Supermovers Prime Numbers

Complete any maths activity worksheet from your pack.

ENGLISH

 

Spellings

Handwriting

Complete a spelling sheet from your pack. Remember to write on the definition of each word.

 Daily Challenge:

Choose a word and write as many synonyms as you can.

15 mins

Watch the BBC Bitesize Creative Writing clip about What is a setting?

Complete the activity where they have to read and say what they think the setting is.

BBC Bitesize Settings

Then devise at least 3 of your own short setting descriptions (no more than three sentences) for a friend to guess. You could then swap online with one of your friends and see if they can guess?

30 mins

OTHER SUBJECTS Music/ Computing

Using Chrome Music Lab or items from around your home create a piece of music about Natural disasters. Think about what rhythm and instrument you will need to create your composition.
Chrome Music Lab Song Maker

Chrome Music Lab Helpcards

Friday 27th March
PE

PE with Joe Wicks Every Day. Routine for each day live on Youtube.

Joe Wicks The Body Coach

30 mins

MATHS

 

Prodigy Maths Games

Prodigy Maths Games

15 mins

BBC Supermovers

Mental Addition and Subtraction

Supermovers Mental Maths

Complete any maths activity worksheet from your pack.

30 mins

ENGLISH Spellings

Spelling Shed

Spelling Shed

15 mins

Watch the BBC Bitesize Comprehension clip about What is inference? 

BBC Bitesize Inference

Then complete a comprehension from your class pack.

30 mins

OTHER SUBJECTS Science

Complete a scavenger hunt in your garden.

Look out and photograph 5 of each of the following: Flowers. Leaves, Creatures, Trees/ Plants

Can they find out what the plants etc are called?

Produce a Picollage or montage/ PPT using images about the scavenged items.

Press the scavenged items between two heavy books and create a living montage.

Scavenger Hunt Ideas

Thursday 26th March
PE

PE with Joe Wicks Every Day. Routine for each day live on Youtube.

Joe Wicks The Body Coach

30 mins

MATHS RM MathsRM Easimaths

15 mins

BBC Supermovers

Understanding percentages.

Supermovers Percentages

Complete any maths activity worksheet from your pack.

30 mins

ENGLISH

 

Spellings

Handwriting

Complete a spelling handwriting sheet from your pack. Remember to write on the definition of each word.

Daily Challenge:

Can you put your word into a sentence?

15 mins

Watch the BBC Bitesize clip about Alliteration and complete the activity.

BBC Bitesize Alliteration

Make a word shower about alliteration. Ask them to make ten alliteration phrases about themselves and write inside the word Alliteration i.e. fantastic footballer, nippy netballer etc.

Could use an ICT package to do this too should they wish to.

Then complete a grammar worksheet from your pack.

30 mins

OTHER SUBJECTS

History/ English

The Vicious Vikings

Watch the Horrible Histories video below about Alfred the Great. Then make a factfile all about him using Publisher or Word.

Horrible Histories Alfred the Great

Challenge:

Can you make a quiz for a friend using PPT or Google Forms?

Wednesday 25th March
PE

 

PE with Joe Wicks Every Day. Routine for each day live on Youtube.

Joe Wicks The Body Coach

30 mins

MATHS

 

 

Times Tables Rockstars

TT Rockstars

15 mins

BBC Supermovers

Fractions and Decimals

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers/ks2-maths-decimals-fractions-with-naomi-wilkinson/zf2gt39

 Complete any maths activity worksheet from your pack.

 

30 mins

ENGLISH

 

Spellings

Spelling Shed

Spelling Shed

15 mins

Watch the BBC Bitesize Comprehension clip about What are Facts and Opinions? Complete the activity.

BBC Bitesize Facts and Opinions

Then complete a comprehension from your class pack.

30 mins

OTHER SUBJECTS

Computing

Code Studio – complete two activities from course C.

Code Studio

Code Studio Helpsheet

Additional Useful Websites
BBC Bitesize KS2

All curriculum areas:

BBC Bitesize KS2

Schools Out

A useful website with a collection of games and resources to use at home.

Schools Out

Maths Factor

Carol Vordeman leads daily Maths sessions for parents, Free to subscribe currently to support you at home.

The Maths Factor

THIRD SPACE LEARNING

Lots of fun Maths activities to do at home.

Third Space Learning

Twinkl

Lots of resources available to download and print, on each subject for Year 6.  Simply register for free at the following link:

Twinkl

Enter the code UKTWINKLHELPS

Plan Bee

Free online resources for parents on a range of subjects. Can currently sign up for free to the website too.

Plan Bee Free Resources

Classroom Secrets

More resources, available once you have registered for free at this link:

Classroom Secrets

Microbit

Try out some of the computing projects using Microbit Makecode and test them out using the onscreen simulator.

Microbit Makecode Projects

CAFOD

Plenty of resources to lead a children’s liturgy service at home.

CAFOD Children’s Liturgy

The Royal Institution:

ExpeRimental

Short films making it fun, easy and cheap to do science experiments at home.

The Royal Institution ExpeRimental

Tate Gallery for Kids

Tate kids is a great website to link your home schooling art activities to, especially the Explore section and Quizzes and Games to develop knowledge. Lots of activities for you to follow.

Tate for Kids

DR Chips 

Daily Dose of Science, Engineering and Computing

Every Day Dr Chips will be completing a a range of online activities at 10 am. 

Dr Chips