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Resources for Home Learning

Year 6 – Summer 1 – Week 3

English Topic:
HOLES

Maths Topic:
Maths Tasks

Non-core Topic:
Spanish
Science

Tasks:
Physical Activity
PSHE
RE
Computing


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Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Monday

English:

Read chapters one and two of Holes, by Louis Sachar.

http://www.hayatschool.com/kuwait/articles/Holes_by_Louis_Sachar1.pdf

Choose a chilli challenge

1 – easier

2 – medium

3 – challenging

Complete the questions linked to the chilli challenge you have chosen.

Question document attached:

Monday English Chilli Challenge Questions

Topic:

Over two lessons

https://youtu.be/SeC22-94PMw

https://youtu.be/joq-IUFNkrw

https://youtu.be/SeC22-94PMw

https://youtu.be/evIsmxM5c7o

Create a project folder with all the information you have learnt about the solar system.

You can create a:

Powerpoint

Fact file

Fact cards with illustrations

REMEMBER:

Use the above websites

You can research more using the science clips

Maths:

Kitchen maths (adult help needed)

Complete the problem:

 Monday Maths Resource Recipe

Task: PE:

PE- Join Joe Wicks at 9am each morning for a live 30min P.E lesson 

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyCLoPd4VxBvQafyve889qVcPxYEjdSTl

What is your heart rate before the activity?

What about afterwards?

Compare.

Heart rate = count how many beats in 6 seconds x 10.

—bpm

Research the rules of rounders – How do you score a rounder?

What is the role of the back stop?

How should you bowl the ball?

When should you stop running?

Tuesday

English:

The three dangerous animals in Camp Green Lake are:

– Scorpions

– Rattle Snakes

– Yellow-spotted lizard (fictional)

Create a warning poster for these animals – keep the camp mates safe!

What do they look like?

Where are they found?

What can they do to you?

Topic:

Continue with project folder

More useful links to help you!

https://theplanets.org/space-facts/

https://www.nasa.gov/kidsclub/index.html

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zkbbkqt

I cannot wait to see the completed projects!

Maths:

Indoor Maths-

Volume

Work out volume of all of the rooms in your house, for the height you might have to use estimation (be as accurate as you can)

Make a prediction before you do and check if it was right.

Task: PE:

PE- Join Joe Wicks at 9am each morning for a live 30min P.E lesson

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyCLoPd4VxBvQafyve889qVcPxYEjdSTl

What is your heart rate before the activity??

What about afterwards?

Compare.

Heart rate = count how many beats in 6 seconds x 10.

—bpm

Practice bowling and catching in the garden!

Remember, keep your eye on the ball!

 

Wednesday

English:

Read to the end of chapter 4. You learn lots about what Stanley’s days are going to be like.

Map out what you have learnt.

You could make a week’s timetable for Stanley, or create a mind-map of what he has just learn from Mr Sir.

Topic:

ENGLISH LINK

Watch video of moon landing:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RMINSD7MmT4

We are going to be the main reporter for the Evening Times the day after the moon landing. You have been given the front page spread!

Q: What are the features of a newspaper article? Title, introduction, chronological order, quotes etc.

Q: What facts do we need to include?

Create a mind map of key information

Maths:

Outdoor Maths

 Scavenger hunt- can you find items outside in your garden if possible, otherwise inside which have the following properties.

Tip- remember you can use your CGP books to help!

 

Task: PE:

PE- Join Joe Wicks at 9am each morning for a live 30min P.E lesson 

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyCLoPd4VxBvQafyve889qVcPxYEjdSTl

What is your heart rate before the activity?

What about afterwards?

Compare.

Heart rate = count how many beats in 6 seconds x 10.

—bpm

Practice throwing and catching in the garden.

 Don’t always throw directly to your partner – think about how you need to move to catch balls thrown at different heights, speeds and directions.

 How many can you catch in a row?

Thursday

English:

http://www.hayatschool.com/kuwait/articles/Holes_by_Louis_Sachar1.pdf

Read p. 11-12

Read p. 18-19

Watch video opening to 2 minutes.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cwzUXN9OhSY

(might not work on google)

What do you think about Camp Green Lake?

Is it a camp or a prison?

Justify your answer.

Topic:

Watch video of moon landing again:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RMINSD7MmT4

Continuation from previous day

REMEMBER:

Add captions

Add images

Add quotations

Key facts and statistics

Maths:

Timestable Rockstar and Numbots

Play both TTR and Numbots

(https://ttrockstars.com/)

Get has high up the leader board as you can.

Task: PE:

Join Joe Wicks at 9am each morning for a live 30min P.E lesson 

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyCLoPd4VxBvQafyve889qVcPxYEjdSTl

What is your heart rate before the activity?

What about afterwards?

Compare.

Heart rate = count how many beats in 6 seconds x 10.

—bpm

As a batter, you may need to spring for the post to outrun the ball!

Practice your fastest sprints. Remember, these should be short and straight.

What is your fastest time?

Friday

English:

Stanley does not want to stay at Camp Green Lake.

He is a going to send a complaint letter to the judge, telling him why he should close it down.

What has Stanley got to complain about? Plan out the key problems.

1 – The dangerous animals

2 – The Warden and guards

3 – The working and living conditions

 

Topic: Spanish

Exploring Spain: Sevilla – In today’s lesson we are going to learn about this traditional city in Andalucía. Find it in Google maps and search what is the most popular festivity that attracts hundreds of people every year. Then watch this video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECGULsP3ik4

What’s the most popular folklore dance? What is a torero? What happens at night in the city during the festivity?

Activity: Today you are going to complete a quiz in your favourite website: Kahoot! Copy this link in your browser:

https://kahoot.it/challenge/0944982?challenge-id=e49a7a0b-d79d-4852-92e0-0c1d5fa7a8b4_1585579774888

Or PIN number: 0944982

Maths:

MathsWatch

Login to your maths watch account, complete the work that has been set by your class teacher

https://vle.mathswatch.co.uk/vle/

Task: PE:

Join Joe Wicks at 9am each morning for a live 30min P.E lesson 

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyCLoPd4VxBvQafyve889qVcPxYEjdSTl

What is your heart rate before the activity?

What about afterwards?

Compare.

Heart rate = count how many beats in 6 seconds x 10.

—bpm

  • What is sportsmanship?
  • Why is good sportsmanship important?

Have you ever been in a game where there was not good sportsmanship?

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