Year 6

With Mr Miller & Mr Dean

Hi Year 6!

On this page, you will find information and homework set in the sections and files below that you can complete to support our learning in school.

Our P.E day is a Friday. From January, Eagles, please wear school uniform and bring your swimming kit. Pelicans, please wear suitable clothing for Forest School.

This page will also be updated with any photos and videos of our learning in school. Take a look at our 'Year 6 Gallery' near the bottom of the page.

Use the 'useful links' below the 'Year 6 Gallery' to visit websites such as Purple Mash and TT Rockstars etc.

Remember, you can contact us by email on ipstaffyr6@gmail.com. You can send us any work completed to this email address.

Let us know if you need any help or have any questions.

Mr Miller and Mr Dean

WEEKLY SPELLINGS

Click HERE or HERE to play a game to practise your spellings. Choose the level/year group that you need to practise. How many can you spell correctly? You could also use your own choice of strategy that we use in our spelling lessons to help you remember the spellings (pyramid, coloured pencil, drawing images etc)

HOMEWORK

Reading

  • Read at home on My On. Remember to take a quiz once you complete your book. Will you be in the top 3 readers this week?

  • Have a go at 'Reading Bingo'. CLICK HERE

  • Complete reading activities on Purple Mash.

SPAG

  • Complete Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation revision activities on BBC Bitesize online by CLICKING HERE.

  • Complete Spelling 2Dos set on Purple Mash.

  • Log in to IDL for spelling work to complete.

  • Have a go at a SPAG question a day:

English - WRITING

There are five tasks:

1. Read the story starter and continue the story.

2. Sentence challenge adding adverbs.

3. Question time.

4. Improve the 'sick' sentences.

5. Perfect Picture

  • You could also have a go at using some creative writing prompts to write a story. CLICK HERE.

Maths

Maths activities for you to complete at home:

  • Revise our learning on addition, subtraction and multiplication by using the activities and links in the maths shared file called 'Autumn 2'.

  • Log in to TT Rockstars to practise your times tables.

  • Practise your 5-a-day Arithmetic on Corbett maths. You can choose your level of difficulty from bronze, silver, gold or platinum! CLICK HERE to access.

  • Click on the links in the 'Useful Websites' area below to access maths games and activities.

Science

Spring 1- Evolution and Inheritance

Click here for a series of lessons

Lesson 1- What is Evolution? Click here

Lesson 2- Fossils and Evolution. Click here

Lesson 3- Which Organisms Lived At Different Ties. Click here

Lesson 4- What Impact Have Humans Had On Earth. Click here

Lesson 5- What Impact Will Humans Have On Earth In The Future. Click here

Topic

For Spring 1 Term, our new Topic is 'The Victorians'.

Click below on the links to find out about some interesting events during Queen Victoria's long 63-year reign.

Clip 1- The lives of working children in coal mines- Click here

Clip 2- What children did in textile (fabric) mills- Click here

Clip 3- Learn about the popular Victorian modes of transport- Click here

Clip 4- Click here to find out about amazing Victorian era inventions.

Clip 5- To find out about the steam engine- Click here

Clip 6- Find out how surgery improved- Click here

P.E

  • Please click here for PE lessons that you can access from Mr Fogarty.

  • Remember, it is important to keep yourself active and healthy not just for your physical wellbeing but also for your mental health. There are workouts available to do at any time on Joe Wicks' YouTube channel - CLICK HERE to access.

Music

There are songs and resources for you to explore on YUMU.

Your username is your full name and your password is your class name (all lowercase) For example, if Bob Jones was in Pigeon class, his login details would be:

Username: bobjones Password: pigeon.

art

Explore the impact our choices of energy sources have on our planet. Create a piece of art to show this.

Spanish

  • You can log in to Language Angels Home Learning website to look at our current topic: El Fin De Semana-The Weekend. You can also revise and practise previous topic!

Use the link below and click on 'FREE'. Enter the log in details:

Username- Intake4155

Password - lahome

Once logged in, make sure you click the Spanish flag. Look at the super challenge units for our current topic or the other levels if you would like to revise or practise.

CLICK HERE to log in.

R.E

  • Research how Christians and Humanists share similar beliefs.

  • Create a poster showing your information.

PSHE

We are learning all about how to keep 'Keeping Ourself Safe' this term.

As you grow up, and become more independent new things you will have to look out for to keep yourself safe could be: internet safety, dangers to your health and making the correct choices with your friends.

Create a poster or drawing showing a situation you may be in at high-school, where you may have to make a sensible choice, so that you keep yourself safe.

FOREST SCHOOL

  • Please click here for Forest School activities.

Remember to send your work to ips.forestschool@gmail.com.

Remember to email your completed work to us!

ACTIVITY FILE SHARE

Below you can see the folders where we will share the materials you will need for your learning. Open the folder and click the file you need to open or save.

YEAR 6 READING CORNER

star Readers!

Our star readers this month are . . .

Eagles: Malika

Pelicans: Mo

Well done Malika and Mo!

Click the logo to log in!

Remember to log in to My On to practise your reading skills each day using your Accelerated Reader details.

Once you have finished reading your book, take the book quiz. When you log in, you will find projects set that you need to complete. If you need any help with your login, then please contact us on TEAMS or by email.


Will you be one of our top 3 readers on My On?

We will be looking out each week for our top 3 readers.

YEAR 6 GALLERY

NATIONAL POETRY DAY PERFORMANCE BY EAGLES AND PELICANS - OCT 2021

TAP TO CONTACT US!

If you have any questions or to send us your work, please email us on this address

ipstaffyr6@gmail.com

USEFUL WEBSITES

Use your Accelerated Reader login to access online books on 'My ON'. You can login in to search for eBooks to read linked to your Accelerated Reader account. CLICK HERE or on the my ON logo to go to the login page.

If you need any help with your login, please ask

Every week a popular children's author or illustrator will provide you with free books, exclusive videos and their top three recommended reads.

CLICK HERE or on the logo to access and explore the website.

Click on the logos below to access the web pages.

Click on the IDL logo to go to the login page.

Maths and English activities

Don’t forget your username is your first name and initial of surname then the school postcode.

So Mickey Mouse would be:

mickeym@bb13hy

The password is password.

FREE audiobooks!

Click on the 'Audible stories' icon to choose a story to listen to from a great collection. There are lots of stories for you to choose from!

Useful resources

ENGLISH RESOURCES

T2-E-2064-New-Curriculum-Spelling-List-Years-3-And-4-Word-Mat_ver_1.pdf
t2-e-1197-2014-curriculum-spelling-list-years-5-and-6-word-mat_ver_1.pdf

MATHS RESOURCES

Multiplication square

Click here for an online place value grid to help you with multiplying and dividing by 10, 100 or 1000. (Remember if multiplying you move the numbers left and if dividing you move the numbers to the right).