Hello Year 6! Welcome to our very own page on the school website. We will regularly update this page with all the exciting things that are going on within our year group.
Mrs Walker and Miss Jeffs are the year 6 teachers
Supporting the year group is our teaching assistant - Miss Horton.
Quick links for our home learning tasks...
Maths - https://mathsframe.co.uk/ Login: Year62020 Password: Fordbridge1
Reading - https://www.oxfordreadingbuddy.com/uk
Other resources: Exercise book (to record any writing or topic work you may complete).
Mathsframe - https://mathsframe.co.uk/ - click login in the top right hand corner, enter the details below, then find the worksheets tab, then select year 6 from the year group drop down options & then search for the sheet we have given you.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zh8dmp3/articles/zpx2qty - rounding and place value.
https://thirdspacelearning.com/blog/fun-maths-games-activities-for-kids/ - maths challenges and games.
https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-6/ - all topics within maths in one place.
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/ - maths games and support.
https://www.oxfordreadingbuddy.com/uk - all children who had permission for a login had these stapled to their home learning packs, all reading levels can be accessed to siblings and younger children can also enjoy the books.
https://kids.classroomsecrets.co.uk/ - enclosed in the folders on the list of websites was a login for this website, year 6 have full access to all resources for reading, maths and SPaG. The structure of the login is: username- 174125__________(first name with captial letter) , password - year62020.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/levels/zbr9wmn - range of resources and pages for the children to use and access.
http://www.pobble365.com/ - pictures and questions, writing opportunities and stories. Use the online calendar (top right hand corner) and look up the date given on your weekly task grid. this will let you see a bigger version of the picture!
https://www.literacyshed.com/home.html - a range of videos and pictures in different 'shed' depending on your own preferences.
https://online.seterra.com/en/vgp/3007 - online quizzes.
https://www.3dgeography.co.uk/geography-topic - revisit some of the topics we've already covered.
https://world-geography-games.com/ - geography skills based games.
Our next Theme Topic is "Our World Matters"
We have sent a task as part your 'Home Learning Pack' to create a project based on information given
on the knowledge organiser - we look forward to seeing your creations .
Keep yourselves active in so many ways whilst you are home learning, some of these may even be a little better than a cold Wednesday afternoon P.E lesson with Mr Q, Mr Burke and Miss Horton of course!
Pix are offering a free competition based around programming, which is open to all children from 6-11. It uses block-based programming, which is what we teach across all year groups and there are computer equipment prizes on offer! You complete this challenge through a program, which only works on a laptop or device running Windows, although there is a version available for iOS. Click here for more information.
Can all children please remember to read their school books every night for at least 10 minutes! An adult must comment and sign the child's reading diary to say they have read. Children will be rewarded with dojo's daily.
Can children remember to use our online reading scheme- Oxford Reading Buddy, this can be recorded in reading journals.
All children have a login for this website.
All homework will be handed out on a Friday and due back in on a Tuesday.
P.E for Year 6 is on a Wednesday afternoon. Please ensure your child has the correct kit for these lessons and a change of footwear.
Please remember that warmer clothing will be needed as the colder, winter months are coming.
OTHER SUBJECT TOPICS
In Science we are learning about the heart and lungs
In English we are reading various texts linked to WW2
IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER!
SATS week is Week Beginning 11th May 2020
Redridge Week Beginning 18th May 2020
A FEW IMPORTANT MESSAGES!
UNIFORM - Can all children please be in school in suitable black shoes and complete uniform grey skirt/trousers or dress, white shirt and burgundy jumper/cardigan
HEAD LICE - In order to keep head lice at bay please check your child nearly every day
WATER BOTTLES - We would like all children to have an appropriate bottle containing water in school daily.