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Years 5 & 6

Welcome to Year 5 and 6 Class Page. Our class teacher is Mrs Wilson and our teaching assisstant is Miss Edwards. We know that we are capable of great things. This year we will be combatting alien invasions, mummifying tomatoes, building bridges, programming robots and exploring the mathematical patterns in nature. We will be developing our skills of discussion and debate and exploring themes of diversity and prejudice. In all our work we aim to be resilient to challenge and ensure we are Always Our Best. Our current memory verse is Ephesians 2:8-9. If you want to know what it says, ask us to sing it to you!

 

Frequently Used Links 

 

 

 

Additional Websites

Stories and information texts on a range of subjects

myON – Free access to over 7000 online books and graphic novels to read. 

English

Authorfy – Access to masterclasses on texts from a range of authors, including videos from the authors and activities linked to the novels.

BookTrust – Recommended book lists.

The World of David Walliams – Free audio book readings from David Walliams.

EnglishMastery – Downloadable resource packs.

Literacy Shed Plus – Writing stimuli using creative YouTube clips and animations.

Pobble 365 – A daily image to use as a stimulus for creative writing.

Poetry By Heart – A wide selection of poetry to view online. 

Ruth Miskin Training – Available from Monday 20th April. Films of well-loved stories read by Nick Cannon, a trained actor, teacher and trainer.

The Children’s Poetry Archive – Archive of spoken poetry recordings. 

The Day – A daily newsletter for parents and carers at home with children, helping to enrich learning with real-world knowledge and skills. 

Maths 

Mathematics Mastery – Downloadable guidance and resource packs.

NRICH Maths – Maths puzzles and challenges sorted by age and challenge level. 

Topmarks – Interactive maths games to improve your arithmetic.

Corbettmaths Primary – 5 a day arithmetic, practice papers and instructional videos. 

Science

BBC Bitesize – Interactive resources covering the primary science curriculum.

STEM Learning – An online resource bank, which links to resources on external websites. The site features a live chat function offering support from subject experts. New home learning resources are being developed. 

The James Dyson Foundation – A free set of STEM challenge cards from the James Dyson Foundation.

WOW Science – Experiment ideas, games, videos and fact files (most are free).

PE

BBC Teach Super Movers – Videos which help children move while they learn. They support curriculum subjects, including Maths and English. 

Wellbeing 

Children’s Commissioner – A downloadable guide for children about coronavirus. 

Cosmic Kids Yoga –  Free yoga videos for children. 

Music 

Virtual Musical Instruments – Play a range of instruments online for free. 

History 

British Museum – Explore the British Museum from your house. 

Geography

National Geographic Kids – Games, competitions and news about countries from around the world. 

Computing

Raspberry Pi Code Club – Coding tutorials to make games and interactive programs. 

French

Duolingo – Practice your french or even learn a new language.

General

Twinkl KS2 – Twinkl Y5/6 Home Learning Resources. 

 

Home Learning Y5 Pupils

Home Learning Pack

Guidance and Answers

Practical Ideas

Home Learning Y6 Pupils 

Home Learning Pack

Guidance and Answers

Practical Ideas

 

KS2 Summer Home Learning

 

Homework

Spring 2 Home Learning

Spring 2 Tomorrow’s World Homework Grid 

 

Downloadable Arithmetic Questions

Arithmetic Paper 1

Arithmetic Paper 2

 

Year 6 SAT’s Revision and Practice Booklets

Maths 

Addition and Subtraction

Algebra

Multiplication and Division 

Ratio and Proportion 

Statistics

Number and Place Value

Position and Direction

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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