Willow Class Year 6

Welcome to the Year 6 class page.

 

During the current School Closures, we will be communicating and setting Home Learning tasks through Class Dojo, where you are also able to upload your child/children’s work. On this page you will find additional resources to supplement your child/children’s remote learning. 

 

General Resources: 

Maths: 

Mathletics – Please complete the weekly Maths tasks assigned on Mathletics. Your child can find their login details inside their reading records. https://login.mathletics.com/

TTRS – Please ensure your child is practicing their Times Tables through TTRS. Your child can find their login details inside their reading records. https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student

Numbots – Please ensure your child is practicing their addition and subtraction through Numbots. Your child’s login details are the same as their TTRS logins.

Oxford Owl – https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/maths/  https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/kids-activities/fun-maths-games-and-activities/

 

Reading:

First News – https://www.firstnews.co.uk/login/

Please download the weekly magazine for your child. It offers great news, views & tips on current affairs locally & around the globe. Your child can access First News with their login details which can be found in their reading records.

 

Handwriting:

In order to keep up presentation standards, please ensure your child continues to practise their handwriting via the link below. Please use the videos to support your child’s cursive handwriting.

https://teachhandwriting.co.uk/key-stage-2-handwriting.html

 

Spelling:

Continue to work through the year 5/6 statutory words listed below. Weekly spellings will be set on Class Dojo.

Please ask your child to pick 10 spelling words and complete at least two of the activities below:

  • Practise these spellings (look, say, cover, write, check)
  • Draw a picture to go with each one to help you remember what they mean
  • Use them in a sentence
  • Bubble write
  • Spell them backwards
  • Create a spelling poem
  • Create a mnemonic for each word

 

PE:

Physical education is important. Please use the resources suggested below to maintain your child’s fitness at home.

  1. Joe Wicks from The Body Coach TV has daily P.E. videos https://www.youtube.com/c/TheBodyCoachTV/videos
  2. Super-movers  https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers/ks2-collection/zr4ky9q
  3. Cosmic Kids Yoga https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga

 

Topic:  

Our topic this half term is Rivers.

Please see the following link to the Oak Academy unit: https://classroom.thenational.academy/units/rivers-4772 These lessons will be set weekly for the children this half term.

 

Science: 

Our topic this half term is Light  Please sign up to Explorify via the link below. Here you can access activities linked to our topic for your child to complete at home.

https://explorify.wellcome.ac.uk/

Please also see the following link to the Oak Academy unit: https://classroom.thenational.academy/units/light-6f3a These lessons will be set weekly for the children this half term.