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Home Learning 22.05.20

Home Learning 22.05.20

Good Morning Year 6, we hope you are all well. Below is todays Maths and Spelling work – Mrs Light will publish the English work. Topic work for the week is in a separate post. Remember to send any completed work to s.patterson@heywithzion.oldham.sch.uk or j.light@heywithzion.oldham.sch.uk for feedback.

  • Spend some time reading and remember to let us know what you are reading.
  • Spend 15 minutes on Times Tables Rockstars or Hit the Button to continue to improve your knowledge and fluency of times tables. These are really important.
  • Maths: Today’s work is the Weekly Challenge from White Rose Maths – Summer Term – Week 5 (w/c 18th May). The worksheets are available for this via the link below:  https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-6/

English:  Don’t forget to keep learning this weeks spellings.

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Home Learning 21.05.20

Home Learning 21.05.20

Good Morning Year 6, we hope you are all well. Below is todays Maths and Spelling work – Mrs Light will publish the English work. Topic work for the week is in a separate post. Remember to send any completed work to s.patterson@heywithzion.oldham.sch.uk or j.light@heywithzion.oldham.sch.uk for feedback.

  • Spend some time reading and remember to let us know what you are reading.
  • Spend 15 minutes on Times Tables Rockstars or Hit the Button to continue to improve your knowledge and fluency of times tables. These are really important.
  • Maths: Today’s work is Decimals as Fractions from White Rose Maths – Summer Term – Week 5 (w/c 18th May). Worksheets are no longer available on White Rose Maths so we have attached one below. You can still watch the video, to help if you can’t remember how to do this – it can be accessed via the following link: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-6/

English:  Don’t forget to keep learning this weeks spellings.

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Home Learning 20.05.20

Home Learning 20.05.20

Good Morning Year 6, we hope you are all well. Below is todays Maths and Spelling work – Mrs Light will publish the English work. Topic work for the week is in a separate post. Remember to send any completed work to s.patterson@heywithzion.oldham.sch.uk or j.light@heywithzion.oldham.sch.uk for feedback.

  • Spend some time reading and remember to let us know what you are reading.
  • Spend 15 minutes on Times Tables Rockstars or Hit the Button to continue to improve your knowledge and fluency of times tables. These are really important.
  • Maths: Today’s work is dividing decimals by integers (whole numbers) from White Rose Maths – Summer Term – Week 5 (w/c 18th May). Worksheets are no longer available on White Rose Maths so we have attached one below. You can still watch the video, to help if you can’t remember how to do this – it can be accessed via the following link: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-6/

English:  Don’t forget to keep learning this weeks spellings.

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Home Learning 19.05.20

Home Learning 19.05.20

Good Morning Year 6, we hope you are all well. Below is todays Maths and English work. Topic work for the week is in a separate post. Remember to send any completed work to s.patterson@heywithzion.oldham.sch.uk or j.light@heywithzion.oldham.sch.uk for feedback.

  • Spend some time reading and remember to let us know what you are reading.
  • Spend 15 minutes on Times Tables Rockstars or Hit the Button to continue to improve your knowledge and fluency of times tables. These are really important.
  • Maths: Today’s work is multiplying decimals by integers (whole numbers) from White Rose Maths – Summer Term – Week 5 (w/c 18th May). Worksheets are no longer available on White Rose Maths so we have attached one below. You can still watch the video, to help if you can’t remember how to do this – it can be accessed via the following link: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-6/

English:  Don’t forget to keep learning this weeks spellings.

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We would also like you to learn about using hyperbole, similes and metaphors from BBC Bitesize. https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zhcc92p

Mental Health Awareness Week 18th-24th May 2020

Mental Health Awareness Week 18th-24th May 2020

Don’t forget, this week is Mental Health Awareness Week and the theme is KINDNESS.

KINDNESS has been chosen as it is prevailing in these uncertain times and we know that amid the fear, there is support and hope. We would like you to send in pictures of you doing KIND things so we can flood our Blog page with KINDNESS.

More information can be found at: https://www.mentalhealth.org.uk/campaigns/mental-health-awareness-week

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Topic Work 18.05.20

Topic Work 18.05.20

Science – Our topic is Evolution and Inheritance – following on from last weeks lesson on adaptation we will be thinking about how different animals adapt to their living environments/habitats. Have a look at the following song on Camel Adaptation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pRossNxWVxM

Now use the camel picture below and label the adaptations from the song on the picture. You won’t be able to stop singing this song 😄

Can you do the same for a polar bear as this has adaptations for living in a cold habitat.

Spanish – For Spanish, we would recommend you download and use the Duolingo app which is free. Please have a look at and learn the vocabulary for the weather.

Computing – Coding- you can use the free coding website Mr Clowes shared on the blog – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pRossNxWVxM  https://mcusercontent.com/10c454273f8d4501d58f9a9b8/files/7582feef-68c5-479f-a126-0a30e84184b4/Free_CCW_March_2020.pdf?utm_source=UK+Schools&utm_campaign=3f9c2f216c-free-resources-uk-schools&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_72db977414-3f9c2f216c-253600117

Or you can log into Hour of Code on the internet – they are offering free home learning and are offering a weekly free, live, interactive code break

Take a Code Break with Hadi Partovi and the Code.org team

With schools closed and tens of millions of students at home, Code.org is launching Code Break — a live, weekly interactive classroom where our team will teach your children at home while school is closed, and a weekly challenge to engage students of all abilities, even those without computers.

They are also offering one-hour tutorials for all ages. There are hundreds of activities and tutorials in:

  • Dance Party – Code a dance party featuring music by Katy Perry, Shawn Mendes, and more.
  • Minecraft – Use your creativity and problem solving skill to journey and explore new worlds.
  • AI for Oceans – Learn how AI and machine learning can be used to address world problems.
  • Flappy Code – Write your own flappy game code.
  • Coding in Astronomy – Learn about astronomy using Quorum, a programming language accessible to blind or visually impaired learners.

Home Learning 18.05.20

Home Learning 18.05.20

Good Morning Year 6, we hope you are all well and have had a great weekend. Below is todays Maths and English work. Topic work for the week is in a separate post. Remember to send any completed work to s.patterson@heywithzion.oldham.sch.uk or j.light@heywithzion.oldham.sch.uk for feedback.

  • Spend some time reading and remember to let us know what you are reading.
  • Spend 15 minutes on Times Tables Rockstars or Hit the Button to continue to improve your knowledge and fluency of times tables. These are really important.
  • Maths: Today’s work is multiplying and dividing by 10, 100 and 1000 from White Rose Maths – Summer Term – Week 5 (w/c 18th May). Worksheets are no longer available on White Rose Maths so we have attached one below. You can still watch the video, to help if you can’t remember how to do this – it can be accessed via the following link: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-6/

English:  Below are your spellings for this week they are all words from the Y6 statutory spelling list; please write them into sentences remembering to use the range of punctuation you have been taught this year.

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Also we would like you to have a go at this SPaG mat:

Home Learning 15.05.20

Home Learning 15.05.20

Good Morning Year 6, we hope you are all well. Below is todays Maths and English work. Topic work for the week is in a separate post. Remember to send any completed work to s.patterson@heywithzion.oldham.sch.uk or j.light@heywithzion.oldham.sch.uk for feedback.

  • Spend some time reading and remember to let us know what you are reading.
  • Spend 15 minutes on Times Tables Rockstars or Hit the Button to continue to improve your knowledge and fluency of times tables. These are really important.
  • Maths: Today’s work is word problems involving fractions of an amount. As a reminder divide the amount by the denominator and times this answer by the numerator.

English:  Don’t forget to keep learning this weeks spellings.

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accompanyinterrupt
committeenecessary
embarrassoccupy
excellentsuggest

Today we would like you to write a diary about one of your days in lockdown. It may be a day from last week or what you did yesterday.

Mental Health Awareness Week 18th-24th May 2020

Mental Health Awareness Week 18th-24th May 2020

Next week is Mental Health Awareness Week and the theme is KINDNESS.

KINDNESS has been chosen as it is prevailing in these uncertain times and we know that amid the fear, there is support and hope. We would like you to send in pictures of you doing KIND things so we can flood our Blog page with KINDNESS.

More information can be found at: https://www.mentalhealth.org.uk/campaigns/mental-health-awareness-week

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