Year 5 & 6

Week beginning 23rd March

Home Learning Letter click here.

Please record work in the book provided.

 

Reading:

Daily Reading

Set aside time for your child to read for at least 20 minutes each day.

Set aside time to read a story or to discuss books with your child each day.

 

5 reading comprehensions have been sent home. Encourage your child to underline the answer in the text before writing it the space

 

Maths:

Year 5

Sent home with the children are 5 Maths Family learning sheets.

Use a double page spread in your books for each of the challenges.

Spend at least 20 minutes a day, on quick fire maths: learning tables, key facts etc – My Maths

Year 6

The children in year 6 have access to My Maths- all have logins that they use regularly in their reading record books.

10 minutes a day SAT books- to complete one a day

SATs question book to work their way through.

 

BBC revise wise has some great ideas

 

Music Task: To research and produce a short presentation of your favourite artist/ band
  • Background info e.g. date of birth, where they grew up etc.
  • Best songs/ hits – chart positions (include sound clips if possible)
  • Info on all their albums, including CD artwork and track listings
  • Concerts/ festivals/ tours that they have performed in
  • TV appearances – what shows have they performed on?
  • Influences that inspired this artist e.g. Dr Dre for Eminem
  • Trivia – unusual info that not many people know
  • …plus much more

Learning Journey: Research a Country of your choice

Label the map with:

  • 5 oceans
  • 7 continents
  • UK
  • Exmouth
  • 5 European countries and their capital cities
  • Draw in the Equator, Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn

Research the country:

  • Use the internet to research
  • Watch a program or documentary

Make notes on what you find

  • Think about:
  • The geographical features
  • The climate / weather
  • Animals and wildlife
  • Traditions
  • Flora and Fauna
  • Traditional Foods

Write a draft report on your country;

Your piece should have an

An introduction

At least 5 paragraphs

A summary / ending