Happy Easter!

Well done everyone – two weeks of home learning complete. Thank you again for the emails; it has been great to see the work you have all been doing, including more creative activities!

We are now on our Easter holidays and will not be setting any work for the next two weeks. However, you can still access the links to stay active during this time and we have included some more suggested activities below.

We hope you have a good break and stay happy and healthy during these interesting times. You can still email us any updates, using our address: Year6@alfordprimary.co.uk

Easter holiday activities
Help to prepare/cook a meal Sketch or paint an object of your choice (try to include shading) Create a poster explaining why people celebrate Easter
Help make some Easter treats (hot cross buns, Easter egg nest cakes) Finish any work you didn’t get time to do from the last two weeks Do some Easter themed artwork or colouring
Create an Easter egg hunt (you can use paper to colour some eggs if you don’t have access to real ones!) Keep your room tidy! Create an obstacle course / circuit training map for you and your family to complete
Watch a film or read a book Play a board / card game with someone in your house or make up your own game and rules Or anything else you can think of that we would love to see!

W/C 30.03.20

Hello everyone!

Well done for your first week of home learning! We have loved seeing what you have produced; thank you for the emails, keeping us up-to-date with your tasks.

Please complete the following activities in a time-frame suitable for you. We have suggested a timetable for the week, if this would help. There is a list of links at the bottom to keep active; these can be completed throughout the week as well as any other fitness activities you can find!

Keep the work that you complete safe (if you want to stick it in your exercise books, please do). Once the daily tasks have been completed, choose a task of your choice from the ‘additional activity’ table below.

You can email us any questions you may have about the work. Also, feel free to email us any updates using the Year 6 email address: Year6@alfordprimary.co.uk

 

Monday 30th March

English

  • Spelling: use this Spelling List to pick 10 words. Each day you will learn these spellings and then ask someone at home to test you on them on Friday! Today, try writing out each spelling in a sentence.
  • Reading: complete one reading comprehension sheet.
  • Writing: today, make sure you have you plan for your ‘If Pictures Could Speak’ story. If this was handed out to you, then make sure it is finished. If you weren’t in school when we started it, we have attached a plan for you to base your work on If Pictures Could Speak Plan. You need to use your imagination! You can write this in your exercise book or type it on a computer/laptop if you have access to one.

Maths

Science

  • This week’s Science activity is called ‘Miptor task’. You will find all of the instructions and an example text on this link. You can complete this work in your exercise book or type it up on a computer/laptop if you have access to one. The title of your work needs to be: Looking after a Miptor.

Tuesday 31st March

English

  • Spelling: today, using your ten spellings, try putting your words into a nonsense story.
  • Reading: complete one reading comprehension sheet.
  • Writing: now it is time for you to begin your story. You need to write the beginning; your character will enter the museum, come away from the group and hear the voice of your character in the painting. Remember to punctuate your speech correctly as well as the other important things to include in your writing. We have included a modelled version of the story, but we expect yours to include more detail about the world you are entering! (If Pictures Could Speak example)

Maths

  • Complete Week 8, Day 2 of your Fluent in Five maths booklet.
  • Miss Dawes’ group, complete this activity: 6D Tuesday Maths

Topic

  • This week’s Topic activity leads on from the work set last week. It is called ‘City Task’ and this should be the title of your work. All of the instructions are on the sheet.

Wednesday 1st April

English

  • Spellings: create a word search or crossword with your spelling words.
  • Reading: complete one reading comprehension sheet.
  • Writing: continue your story. This part should include your characters meeting and your main character going into the painting. Remember to describe what you can see, hear, feel and smell. They will introduce you to their world and show you around.

Maths

  • Complete Week 8, Day 3 of your Fluent in Five maths booklet.
  • Miss Dawes’ group, complete this activity: 6D Wednesday Maths

Additional Activity

  • Please choose an activity to complete from the ‘additional activity’ table below.

Thursday 2nd April

English

  • Spelling: use the ‘Look, Say, Cover, Write, Check’ method with your words.
  • Reading: complete one reading comprehension sheet.
  • Writing: continue your story. Your main character needs to get back to their world! They do just in time and realise that visiting museums isn’t as boring as they first thought!

Maths

  • Complete Week 8, Day 4 of your Fluent in Five maths booklet.
  • Miss Dawes’ group, complete this activity: 6D Thursday Maths

Additional Activity

  • Please choose an activity to complete from the ‘additional activity’ table below.

Friday 3rd April

English

  • Spelling: test day! Ask someone at home to test you on your spellings and email us your score! If you can’t email them, keep a record of them in your exercise book.
  • Reading: complete your final reading comprehension sheet.
  • Writing: make sure your story is complete. Now it is time to check it for spelling, punctuation and grammatical errors. Correct them and ask someone at home to read it in full - does it make sense? Is it exciting and full of interesting vocabulary? Did they like it? Email us pictures of it, or, if you did it on a computer/laptop, send it to our Year 6 email address!

Maths

  • Complete Week 8, Day 5 of your Fluent in Five maths booklet.
  • Miss Dawes’ group, complete this activity: 6D Friday Maths
  • Here are the answers to the Maths activities you have completed this week:

    6D Maths Answers

Additional Activity

  • Please choose an activity to complete from the ‘additional activity’ table below.
Additional activities
Help to prepare/cook a meal Sketch an object of choice (try to include shading) Complete any extra Maths sheets in your pack
Learn and complete a new household chore Create a painting (the subject of the painting is your choice) Create a music video (instrument or singing) and email it to us
Complete a gardening job Make sure you can tell the time on a digital and analogue clock to the nearest minute Create an obstacle course / circuit training map for you and your family to complete
Tidy your room! Play a board / card game with someone in your house Watch a film and write a review
Read a book and write a review Teach someone in your house the ‘Hey! My name is Joe…’ song Or anything else you can think of that we would love to see!

Keep Fit!

Joe Wicks is live from 9am every morning of the term – join him (and us!) with his P.E. lesson.

Mrs Winter has created a ‘Circuit training at home' training at home’ page for you to try as well!

Here are some more links to other fitness activities:

Just Dance:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gCzgc_RelBA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r5UmXsPZd0Q

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AFIqSaZM2D0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eughyYPoExk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xQ79cheWg5g

Zumba:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=94mkftwxT7Y

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fQiGCK3bAaU

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2X54sk0huxY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gHUVJKkjmSY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_WvL5qWLOZ4

Football: Skills to learn and practise

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6OIxdem98TI

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1pqG1SqX4oY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZJvVihqO1NM

Yoga:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R-BS87NTV5I

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tbCjkPlsaes

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=coC0eUSm-pc

W/C 23.03.2020

Hello everyone!

Please complete the following tasks in a time-frame suitable for you. We have suggested a timetable for the week, if this would help. There is a list of links at the bottom to keep active; these can be completed throughout the week as well as any other fitness activities you can find!

Keep the work that you complete safe (if you want to stick it in your exercise books, please do). Once the daily tasks have been completed, choose a task of your choice from the ‘additional activity’ table below.

If you have any questions, queries or would just like to share some work with us, please email: Year6@alfordprimary.co.uk

Monday 23rd March

English

  • Complete one PaG sheet in your pack (both sides)
  • Complete one reading comprehension

Maths

  • Complete one side of the maths sheet (section A, B and C)
  • Complete Week 7, Day 1 of your Fluent in Five maths booklet (if there are gaps from previous days in your booklet, you can complete these as extra!)

Science

  • We have been making classification keys using ‘yes’ and ‘no’ questions. Your challenge is to choose 8 animals from the picture Classifying animals and create a classification key to sort and classify them. We attached a picture of an example one we did with sweets! (You do not have to print out the animal pictures – you could draw of just write their names)

This is our example one

Tuesday 24th March

English

  • Complete one PaG sheet in your pack (both sides)
  • Complete one reading comprehension

Maths

  • Complete one side of the maths sheet (section A, B and C)
  • Complete Week 7, Day 2 of your Fluent in Five maths booklet

Topic

Wednesday 25th March

English

  • Complete one PaG sheet in your pack (both sides)
  • Complete one reading comprehension

Maths

  • Complete one side of the maths sheet (section A, B and C)
  • Complete Week 7, Day 3 of your Fluent in Five maths booklet

Additional Activity

  • Please choose an activity to complete from the ‘additional activity’ table below

Thursday 26th March

English

  • Complete one PaG sheet in your pack (both sides)
  • Complete one reading comprehension

Maths

  • Complete one side of the maths sheet (section A, B and C)
  • Complete Week 7, Day 4 of your Fluent in Five maths booklet

Additional Activity

  • Please choose an activity to complete from the ‘additional activity’ table below

Friday 27th March

English

  • Complete one PaG sheet in your pack (both sides)
  • Complete one reading comprehension

Maths

  • Complete one side of the maths sheet (section A, B and C)
  • Complete Week 7, Day 5 of your Fluent in Five maths booklet

Additional Activity

  • Please choose an activity to complete from the ‘additional activity’ table below
Additional activities
Help to prepare/cook a meal Sketch an object of choice (try to include shading) If access allows you, go on the ‘Garage Band’ app and create a masterpiece
Learn and complete a new household chore Create a painting (the subject of the painting is your choice) Create a music video (instrument or singing) and email it to us
Complete a gardening job Design a poster to show how children can stay active whilst at home Design and make (sew) a finger puppet
Tidy your room! Write a letter to someone who may need cheering up Watch a film and write a review
Read a book and write a review Teach someone in your house the ‘Rubber Chicken’ song Or anything else you can think of that we would love to see!

 

Keep Active!

Joe Wicks Fit In 5

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d3LPrhI0v-w

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SbFqQarDM50

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pnKCGY9ZocA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rN0h6EZd6TM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u0_1QBQ8Syk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mhHY8mOQ5eo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EXt2jLRlaf8

 

Other Fitness

Just Dance videos on YouTube and Zumba Videos.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L_A_HjHZxfI&t=708s