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Holy Trinity Church of England Primary School

Year 6

 

                                                

      Mrs Sophie Duffy - Year 6 Teacher

Our Teacher is Mrs Duffy and our Teaching Assistant is Mrs Pilkington

Home learning

Below are a series of links and downloads to support your child while they are learning at home.

Most of websites offer free activities without having to sign up. Some parts of some of the websites might only be available with a subscription.

 

General Curriculum

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/levels/zbr9wmn BBC Education have produced materials for the full KS2 curriculum. These are being updated specifically to help with the school closures.

https://www.twinkl.co.uk/ – They have made the platform available to all through this with the code UKTWINKLHELPS. Parents need to go to the following URL to register with this code https://www.twinkl.co.uk/offer.

https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resources/parents Parent guides https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resource/t-par-82-twinkl-parent-free-user-guide

https://keystagefun.co.uk/
Educational apps for ages 5-11 covering Maths ( times tables, telling the time, multiplication, division, subtraction, division, fractions) and Literacy (spellings + punctuation). The apps are free of in-app ads, purchases or third-party content

Scholastic Resource Bank have put together a range of FREE home learning packs Upper Key Stage 2 Pack: https://resource-bank.scholastic.co.uk/resources/439108

TTS KS2 home learning pack- has over 40 learning activities that cover all areas of the curriculum. Download yours for FREE here: http://bit.ly/38SS37q

TOPMARKS
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/
Great for their maths + literacy online games, but also provides links to trustworthy + reliable educational content covering all areas of the curriculum. Has a search feature to make it easy to find games/info for specific subjects and/or Key Stages. Hit the button is an excellent activity to practise multiplications.

Maths

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-6/ White rose have daily Maths activities covering the Year 6 curriculum.

https://myminimaths.co.uk/ Lots of quick activities  

https://myminimaths.co.uk/tt38-times-tables-skill-builder/ A 10 day times table skills builder 

https://www.candomaths.org/arithmequiz3.html Multiple arithmetic questions covering each question on the KS2 SATs arithmetic paper and multiple whole arithmetic papers

https://www.cgpbooks.co.uk/getmedia/f6a9aaf8-61f2-4882-a9aa-61e3e3f20cb4/KS2_SampleSATsPaper_Maths maths test

https://www.cgpbooks.co.uk/resources/ks2-sats-online-10-minute-tests maths quizzes

https://uk.ixl.com/math/year-6 Maths quizzes

English

https://authorfy.com/join/ You can join Authorfy for free to see lots of well-known authors reading chapters, giving writing tips and setting challenges.

https://stories.audible.com/start-listen Audible are offering free downloads during school closures

https://www.cgpbooks.co.uk/getmedia/1192694b-d562-4040-9196-04c7b9bcafaf/KS2_SampleSATsPaper_Reading  comprehension activity

https://www.cgpbooks.co.uk/getmedia/f8ec848f-a868-4469-b94a-5b5854981d31/KS2_SampleSATsPaper_GPS grammar sample test

https://www.cgpbooks.co.uk/resources/ks2-sats-online-10-minute-tests grammar quizzes

https://uk.ixl.com/ela/year-6 Grammar quizzes

http://www.keystage2literacy.co.uk/spellings-menu.html activities to reinforce spelling rules

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2literacy.html a range of English games and activities

Other subjects and interests

Keep active

Joe Wicks is doing a daily 9am workout for children and families but the video will be available if you don’t want to do this live! https://www.youtube.com/user/thebodycoach1

https://plprimarystars.com/for-families/activity-pack Premier League Primary Stars have released an at home active pack

Science

https://www.nasa.gov/kidsclub/index.html  Nasa for kids

https://www.rigb.org/ExpeRimental Make your own science experiments

http://www.sciencefun.org/kidszone/experiments/ fun science experiments

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/ National geographic for kids

Computing

https://scratch.mit.edu/ - Scratch – Coding Programme. This is free to use and children can create their own programmes.

https://code.org/athome  has lots of online coding tutorials for children to use

Go to https://studio.code.org/sections/FJYZDP or to https://studio.code.org/join and type in your 6-letter section code: FJYZDP  If you can't remember your password please email me and I can send it to you.

Languages

http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/mfl/mfl_spanish.htm Spanish activities

https://www.duolingo.com/ learn languages for free

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zdmtsbk Modern Languages: French, German, Italian, Spanish and Manderin

Visit places without leaving your home

https://artsandculture.google.com/partner Virtual tours of famous museums are available via Google Arts + Culture Collections

http://origin.americandairy.com/news-and-events/dairy-diary/virtual-farm-tours-while-your-stuck-at-home.stml virtual farm trip

https://theeducatorsspinonit.com/virtual-field-trips-for-kids/ Visit many amazing landmarks and famous places

https://zoo.sandiegozoo.org/live-cams live animal cams

https://www.edinburghzoo.org.uk/webcams/panda-cam/ live animal cams

 

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