Well Year 6 - you have made it to the Easter holidays! It's a strange feeling I know having been at home for the last two weeks anyway but as it is now Easter, I won't be sending you a daily message or setting specific work. Having said that, lots of the tasks you have been set might be ongoing and I have left the links below.
You can keep doing a couple of pages a day from your revision books, there are topic tasks to do if you wish, downloadable activity books in the parent section of this page and I will continue to check in on Mathletics, Spellodrome, Bug Club, Rock Stars, Reading Eggs and Purple Mash to see what you have been up to. I would also love to see any Easter activities you might get up to: Easter Egg Hunts round the house or in the garden, Easter Crafts, home baking and so on...
Remember to go online to vote for your favourite entries in the Ascot Art Competition. You are allowed one entry per year group. Let me know if you are one of the finalists!
See this week's learning page for instructions on how to use the Purple Mash Blog.
Just before I go I want to wish you all a very happy Easter, let you know I'm very proud of how you've been keeping going despite not being in school and to remind you to be kind, stay positive and SMILE!
Other tasks you may be working on:
Topic Tasks in the 30.03.20 folder.
Twinkl have free resources if you want to use them.
Writing the end of the story started by author Kerry Gibb: http://kerrygibb.com/its-a-kids-life/kids-life-lockdown/
Strictly's Oti Mabuse teaches us how to dance: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC58aowNEXHHnflR_5YTtP4g
A non-chronological report and artwork about an animal of your choice: https://www.chesterzoo.org/
Your version of the World's Worst Children: https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses/
Artwork from Rob Biddulph's draw along videos: http://www.robbiddulph.com/draw-with-rob
New draw-along videos are posted every Tuesday and Thursday at 10am.
Virtual tour of somewhere new and exciting: https://www.familydaystriedandtested.com/free-virtual-tours-of-world-museums-educational-sites-galleries-for-children/
ACTIVE LEARN PRIMARY
Bug Club has several books allocated at your reading band. Please can you answer the questions on each bug as I will be reviewing the results! Read newspapers, watch CBBC Newsround (there are 5 minute round-ups daily) and ask questions!
TIMES TABLES ROCK STARS
Garage Room- Please try to practise in here as much as you can.
Studio Room- This is where you play to try and record your best performance and improve your rock status. Your challenge on here is to answer all times tables up to 12 x 12
Arena- This is a bit like the garage room where tables are set for you individually. The difference is you get to play against other band-mates and challenge each other.
Festival- This is a multiplayer version of studio
Have fun rock stars and don't forget to challenge me!
If you wish to, you can also access NUMBOTS maths website using your times tables rock stars login. Just enter the school's postcode or name then your rock star login. Have fun!
Mathletics and spellodrome
I have set some work for you and will continue to monitor and set more.
If you wish, you can play spelling games on spellodrome.
Keep logging in to see what 'To-Do's' you have been set!
Have fun, stay safe and carry on learning!
Spring Term 2020
Welcome back! A third of the way through Year 6 and into a new decade... This term will be a very busy one for Year 6 with lots of engaging activities, lots of fun and lots of hard work.
This term our topic is entitled, 'Eureka!' as we base our learning around Science. Our school values are Wisdom and Compassion under the umbrella of Perseverance.
You can find out more about the objectives and other parts of the curriculum we will be covering in the leaflet at the bottom of the page.
If anyone has any questions or concerns, please see Mrs Neale.
In accordance with our behaviour system, House Points can be awarded for good behaviour, effort, attitude to learning, exemplary work and good manners amongst other things. All points gained will go together with the rest of your house with the aim of being the winning team at the end of the week and receiving 5 minutes extra play. Good luck to all teams!
PLEASE ALLOW YOUR CHILD TO BRING IN A SPARE (OLD) PAIR OF TRAINERS OR WELLIES TO USE WHEN THEY GO ONTO THE FIELD IN CASE OF BAD WEATHER.
PLEASE ALSO ENSURE THE CHILDREN HAVE A COAT AS PLAY TIMES CAN BE BOTH WET AND COLD!