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Home learning for Wednesday 28th, Thursday 29th and Friday 30th:

Below is a timetable which includes daily guided reading, numeracy and literacy and then some topic learning too. You can send your child's work to be marked via Dojo or you can send in your child with their work when they return to school. There are also some mindfulness activities attached on this page. You can have a go at one or two each day.

Wednesday

Maths – Prime numbers – Watch the video https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-6/week-7-number-addition-subtraction-multiplication-division/ (go on to the video which says Primes to 100) and then have a go at the worksheet.

English – Write a blurb based on ‘Kick.’ Go on to the web link https://www.mrsrussellsclassroom.com/writing-a-blurb.html A lovely page where it shows different examples of blurbs in a PowerPoint slide. Try not to give too much away and include all the features of a blurb.

Geography – Our topic this term is Rivers for Geography. Watch the video and then have a go at the quiz. https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/where-are-the-worlds-rivers-6dh32d?activity=video&step=1  Then you can go through the PowerPoint and then complete the activity sheet on rivers.  

Guided reading – Go through slides 1-7 on the Guided Reading PowerPoint and answer the questions as you go along.

There are lots of mindfulness activities attached on this page. You can have a go at one or two each day.

Thursday

Maths – Square numbers and cube numbers – watch the video https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-6/week-7-number-addition-subtraction-multiplication-division/ and then have a go at the worksheet.

English – Finish off your blurb by adding pictures to it or typing it up. You can then write a review on the book ‘Kick’ using the Amazon review sheet. Look at the examples and try to summarise the book in each paragraph.

Sciencehttps://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/what-are-the-parts-of-a-plants-life-cycle-75hpae?activity=video&step=1

To finish the topic on Plants and Living Things from last term, there is an Oak National Science lesson on plants which has a lovely video with activities within the video and then a quiz to end the lesson.

History – Learn all about how the Shang Dynasty ended here with this video and then have a go at the quiz.  https://teachers.thenational.academy/lessons/how-did-the-shang-dynasty-end-71hpct

Guided reading – Go through slides 8-13 on the Guided Reading PowerPoint and answer the questions as you go along.

Friday

Maths – Order of operations – watch the video https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-6/week-7-number-addition-subtraction-multiplication-division/ and then have a go at the worksheet.  

English – Today you are going to be writing poems based on characters or animals from our novel, ‘Kick.’ Have a look at all of the different examples of the poems and be as creative as you like!

You can base your poem on anyone or anything linked to the book. Some ideas on who you could base your writing on are: The Dragon, Budi, Rochy, Budi’s grandmother, Indonesia, Jakarta slums, the football pitch or you may have some ideas of your own. You might like to do a different type of poem for each character and you can type or write your poems.

Topic – Halloween! Read through the facts about Halloween and then answer the questions. (You can choose which star you’d like to complete. When you have finished, you can design your own Halloween costume on the girl or boy (or both!) Make them as scary as you can…

Guided reading – Go through slides 14-20 on the Guided Reading PowerPoint and answer the questions as you go along.

 

Hello and welcome to Class 10! I am really excited to begin this school year with the children in Class 10 and I know we are going to have an amazing year together. Below is some information on what we are covering this term that you might find useful.

Miss Pancholi

 

PSHE/Well-being

Our main priority is children settling back into school and to help them understand and talk about their feelings. As a school, we will be looking at different aspects of well-being at the beginning of each week (in the form of a short story) to discuss as a class and to reflect on later in the week. 

 

Maths

This term in maths, we are going to be focusing on Place Value with numbers up to 1 million (Year 5) and 10 million (Year 6) as well the Four Operations following the White Rose Hub scheme and embedding the learning further with plenty of opportunities to reason and problem solve. We will also be practising times tables regularly using Times Tables Rockstars and Superhero Times Tables. 

 

English

Our fabulous novel this term is Kick by Mitch Johnson. It is about a young boy who lives in Indonesia (Jakarta) who has a real passion for football and a world of dreams. We will be looking at many devices that the author has used in the book and the children will be producing many different pieces of writing related to Kick, such as setting descriptions, diary entries and newspaper articles. 

 

P.E.

This year, we will be doing P.E. on Monday and we will be doing the P.E. sessions outside as possible. The children will be required to come to school in their P.E. kits (white plain t-shirt and dark shorts/joggers and trainers). In cases of bad weather, we will be doing P.E. in the hall. Children are not allowed to P.E. barefoot therefore we have asked children to have a pair of plimsolls in school for indoor P.E. We will also be doing the daily mile on Wednesday and Fridays so children will need to come into school with trainers on these days. 

 

Science

Our science topic this term is Living Things and their Habitats. We will be covering how plants and some animals reproduce as well as the life-cycles of different mammals, birds, amphibians and insects. 

 

Geography/History

For Autumn 1, our topic is Asia. Within our topic, we will be looking at mountain  ranges within the world and then more specifically around Asia in geography. In history, we will be exploring the significance and influence of the Shang Dynasty.

 

Computing

This term, we will be focusing on e-safety within our computing lessons and how whilst the internet can be a wonderful place, there are also some dangers that come with it. We will also be using the iPad to research within computing lessons and other lessons. 

 

R.E.

R.E. this term is all about Freedom and Justice. We will be exploring what the two terms mean and applying them to different religious teachings and beliefs.  

 

If you have any other questions about your child's learning or anything in general, please feel free to contact me via Dojo or school email: spancholi@glebelands.leicester.sch.uk

 

 

 

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