Hello there Year 6 who are at home!
We don't want you to miss out, so here is a few things you can do to keep up to date with us in class! You can spend the week completing the activities.
First thing is spellings! Here are our spellings for the week. Test yourself and also find the meanings of the words:
We are still reading Goodnight Mr Tom! It is getting really interesting. Read chapters 6,8, and 9 from the file below. Summarise each chapter after you have read it.
Watch the video below and recap on fronted adverbials
Create some sentences about Goodnight Mr Tom using the following fronted adverbials:
We have been focusing on addition: Use your mental strategies to solve these:
462 +299 =
365 + 699 =
298 + 797 =
What strategies did you use?
Watch this video on column addition:
Take a look at some of these calculations: Which ones are correct and which ones are incorrect. Can you fix the ones which are wrong?
Have a go at this arithmetic paper too! Any you are unsure about, don't worry. We can go through them when you are back!
Watch the video below about WW2.
Create a propaganda poster to encourage mothers to evacuate their children because of the war.
In times without Internet or television, WW1 and WW2 propaganda posters were a powerful communication tool and an essential source of information.
WW1 was the first war where whole nations were fighting against each other and the public's perception of the war really mattered.
This meant that propaganda (used to try and make people think a certain way) was required in every country for a number of reasons: