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Home Learning - WB 27th April 2020

Friday 1st May

Today we are continuing our review of some of the learning we did together before: “Lesson 5 – Calculating angles”. We are working on Week 2 (like last week, not Summer Term – Week 2, please ignore the dates!) 

  • Mathletics - ‘Fix It Friday’ - As it is Friday I have re-assigned some of this week’s activities to those of you who struggled a little. To help you ‘fix’ your understanding I have recorded some videos explaining how I would compete these tasks. They have been uploaded to the school’s YouTube account, please follow the links below (now with sound!)
  • TT Rockstars – BATTLE OF THE BANDS. This week Merlin and Kestrel are playing in a Battle of the Bands tournament against one another! The tournament started on Monday and runs until 3.30pm TODAY. If you want your class to win complete as many sessions as you can. You just need to log on like normal (you’ll still earn coins to buy lots of great things but you’ll also earn points for your class band as well!) Will you be one of the Most Valuable Players in your class? Last night the tournament results looked like this:

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Thursday 30th April

Here is today’s home learning tasks:

  • White Rose – Nothing set today, you have French and Music today, this would be too much. 
  • Mathletics - Today you have been assigned 2 tasks which should allow you to revise your Year 6 knowledge of subtracting of fractions
  • TT Rockstars – BATTLE OF THE BANDS. This week Merlin and Kestrel are playing in a Battle of the Bands tournament against one another! The tournament started on Monday and runs until 3.30pm this Friday. If you want your class to win complete as many sessions as you can. You just need to log on like normal (you’ll still earn coins to buy lots of great things but you’ll also earn points for your class band as well!) Will you be one of the Most Valuable Players in your class? Last night the tournament results looked like this:

  • Spelling Frame – Please see https://spellingframe.co.uk/ for your daily spelling practise.
  • English Task – Please see Thursday’s pdf document at the bottom of this page.
  • French Task – Please see the pdf documents at the bottom of this page (you will also find the answers from last week’s task there!)
  • Music Task – Please see the pdf documents at the bottom of this page.

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Wednesday 29th April

Here is today’s home learning tasks:

Today we are continuing our review of some of the learning we did together before: “Lesson 4 – Introduce angles”. We are working on Week 2 (like last week, not Summer Term – Week 2, please ignore the dates!) I have also deliberately skipped ‘Lesson 3’ as not all of you will have access to a protractor, feel free to have a go at this task as well if you do though!

  • Mathletics - Today you have been assigned 2 tasks which should allow you to revise your Year 6 knowledge of further adding and subtracting of fractions
  • TT Rockstars – BATTLE OF THE BANDS. This week Merlin and Kestrel are playing in a Battle of the Bands tournament against one another! The tournament started on Monday and runs until 3.30pm this Friday. If you want your class to win complete as many sessions as you can. You just need to log on like normal (you’ll still earn coins to buy lots of great things but you’ll also earn points for your class band as well!) Will you be one of the Most Valuable Players in your class? Last night the tournament results looked like this:

Merlin's lead from yesterday was been eroded and surpassed by Kestrel's wonderful performance to tomorrow?

  • Spelling Frame – Please see https://spellingframe.co.uk/ for your daily spelling practise.
  • English Task – Please see Wednesday’s pdf document at the bottom of this page.

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Tuesday 28th April

Good morning, I hope you are still enjoying the sunshine – although I believe it isn’t going to quite as nice today. Time for some films, crafts and screen time I think! Anyway, here is the home learning tasks for today:

Today we are continuing our review of some of the learning we did together before: “Lesson 2 – Ratio and proportion problems”. We are working on Week 2 (like last week, not Summer Term – Week 2, please ignore the dates!)

  • Mathletics - Today you have been assigned 2 tasks which should allow you to revise your Year 6 knowledge of adding and subtracting mixed number fractionsPlease note: I had a few issues with the subtraction questions not showing up correctly on my computer (they were much clearer on the iPad). If you run into any problems with this then please ignore this assigned task. Once completed, as always, feel free to ‘play live’.
  • TT Rockstars – BATTLE OF THE BANDS. This week Merlin and Kestrel are playing in a Battle of the Bands tournament against one another! The tournament started on Monday and runs until 3.30pm this Friday. If you want your class to win complete as many sessions as you can. You just need to log on like normal (you’ll still earn coins to buy lots of great things but you’ll also earn points for your class band as well!) Will you be one of the Most Valuable Players in your class? Last night the tournament results looked like this:

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Monday 27th April

Good morning, I hope you had a brilliant weekend. Here is the home learning tasks for today:

Today we are continuing our review of some of the learning we did together before: “Lesson 1 – Calculating scale factors”. We are working on Week 2 (like last week, not Summer Term – Week 2, please ignore the dates!)

  • Mathletics - Today you have been assigned 3 tasks which should allow you to revise your Year 6 knowledge of counting with fractions on number line, simplifying fractions and using fraction walls. Once completed feel free to ‘play live’.
  • TT Rockstars – BATTLE OF THE BANDS. This week Merlin and Kestrel are playing in a Battle of the Bands tournament against one another! The tournament starts today and runs until 3.30pm this Friday. If you want your class to win complete as many sessions as you can. You just need to log on like normal (you’ll still earn coins to buy lots of great things but you’ll also earn points for your class band as well!) Will you be one of the Most Valuable Players in your class?
  • Mr Long’s Maths Set - If you are in Mr Long’s maths group you can now find your work here: https://www.lmpsdorset.org/page/?title=Mr+Long%27s+Maths+Set&pid=2136
  • Spelling Frame – Please see https://spellingframe.co.uk/ for your daily spelling practise.
  • English Task – Please see Monday’s pdf document at the bottom of this page.