Year 6 2020 -2021

Mr Edwards

Miss Mans

Welcome to year 6!

Welcome to a new and exciting school year for the Year 6 students - their final year at St. Ambrose.

We've got lots of enjoyable learning to do this year. This page will be updated throughout the year with key information as well as celebrating the learning and achievements of your child's journey in year 6.

Please click here to see what your child will be learning this year.

 

Half term home learning - due November 3rd 2020

 

Individual Remote Learning.

If your child is self-isolating or waiting for test results, there is an indivdual timetable of remote learning in the files below to be completed. You will also find the maths lessons to be completed. Literacy will be completed on Purple Mash Serial and on the timetable there is an additional activity.

Timetable for remote learning for individual children.

Day

English

Maths

Other Subject

1

Purple Mash – Serial Mash

The Haunting of Rose Cottage Chapter 1

Multiple choice and SPaG

True or False

Lesson 1

Worksheet 1

Revisiting numbers to ten million

Times table Rock Stars

Food waste project

2

Purple Mash – Serial Mash

The Haunting of Rose Cottage Chapter 2

Open ended and SPaG

True or False

Lesson 2

Worksheet 2

Compare and order any number 

Times table Rock Stars

Food waste project

3

Purple Mash – Serial Mash

The Haunting of Rose Cottage Chapter 3

Multiple choice, open ended and SPaG

True or False

Lesson 3

Worksheet 3

Round any number

Times table Rock Stars

Food waste project

4

Purple Mash – Serial Mash

The Haunting of Rose Cottage Chapter 4

Open ended and SPaG

True or False

Lesson 4

Worksheet 4

Add whole numbers with more than 4 digits

Times table Rock Stars

RE - research someone who has shown a lot of commitment during the pandemic e.g. Sir Tom Moore, Marcus Rashford, Joe Wicks.

What have they done to live out their vocation to help others? What can you learn from their dedication?

5

Purple Mash – Serial Mash

The Haunting of Rose Cottage Chapter 5

Open ended and SPaG

True or False

Lesson 5

Worksheet 5

Subtract whole numbers with more than 4 digits

 

Times table Rock Stars

Purple Mash ToDos

6

Purple Mash – Serial Mash

The Haunting of Rose Cottage Chapter 6

Multiple choice, open ended and SPaG

True or False

Lesson 6

Worksheet 6

Multi-step addition and subtraction problems

Times table Rock Stars

History - research another Mayan archeological site and create a flyer advertising it to tourists.

Include: history, mapwork, what to bring, why you should go.

7

Purple Mash – Serial Mash

The Haunting of Rose Cottage Chapters 1 - 6

Book review

True or False

Lesson 7

Worksheet 7

Multiply 4-digits by 1-digit

Times table Rock Stars

Purple Mash 2Dos

8

Purple Mash – Serial Mash

The Haunting of Rose Cottage Chapters 1 - 6

Comprehension questions

True or false

Lesson 8

Worksheet 8

Multiply up to a 4-digit number by a 2-digit number

Times table Rock Stars

Purple Mash ToDos

9

Purple Mash – Serial Mash

The Haunting of Rose Cottage Chapters 1 - 6

Alternative ending (plan)

True or false

Lesson 9

Worksheet 9

Divide 4-digits by 1-digit

Times table Rock Stars

Art - One point perspective

10

Purple Mash - Serial Mash

 

The Haunting of Rose Cottage Chapters 1 - 6

Alternative ending (write)

True or false

Lesson 10

Worksheet 10

 

Times table Rock Stars

Purple Mash 2Dos

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Important Dates

Monday 10th May - Thursday 13th May - SATs week

Monday 18th May - Wednesday 20th May - Ghyll Head trip

 

Meet the Teachers Meeting

This will be held virtually this year. Here you can view the Powerpoint Presentation.

 

SATs Meeting

This will also be held virtually and the presentation will be sent to parents in the Autumn term.

Spellings

In Year 6 you are expected to know all the spellings for Key Stage 2 (Y3-6). These can be found below.

Year 3 and 4 word list

Year 5 and 6 word list

Weekly spellings will be sent home every Thursday and will be tested the following Tuesday. Please practise daily with your child.

 

Share in Our Learning

Please find a copy of the Share in Our Learning letter for Autumn 2.

 

Websites

Here are some websites that will be useful for your child throughout their learning each half term.

 

Books

Here are some texts that will be linked to our topics this year:

  • Beowulf, Kensuke's Kingdom and Why the whales came by Michael Morpurgo
  • 'Wonder' by R J Palacio
  • The Highway man by Alfred Noyes
  • Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare
  • The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Draywalt

More recommended books for year 6 age can be found at https://schoolreadinglist.co.uk/reading-lists-for-ks2-school-pupils/suggested-reading-list-for-year-6-pupils-ks2-age-10-11/ 

Files to Download

Year 6: News items

Covid-19 Study, by Mrs Maguire

Year 6: Gallery items

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Year 6: Calendar items

Christmas Holidays, by Mrs Maguire

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