Owl Class Home-learning
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Science: Dissolving and solutions, click here for instructions.
Lesson 2: the subjunctive mood.
Learn about this very formal verb form, using this Powerpoint here, then write a letter to Mr Bieber explaining all!
Maths lesson 1:
Green- practise rounding, using page 3 here
Purple- practise rounding to the nearest 10000 here
Maths lesson 2:
Green & Purple- prime numbers have just 2 factors(one and themselves- factors are numbers an amount can be divided by). A composite number has more pairs of factors, e.g. 12 has the factor pairs 1&12; 2 & 6; 3&4. Practise here got Green and here for Purple.
Spellings to learn for Group A: Sincere, sincerely, persuade, delicious, gracious, space, spacious, conscience, conscious, caution, cautious
Spellings to learn for Group B: Build, calendar, caught, arrive, exercise, experience, century, certain
ICT: finish your topic, comparing one UK city with at least one US city, using Word to make a chart that includes average rainfall, average temperature, degrees latitude and continent.
In RE today we are learning more about why Muhammad was chosen to by Allah to be his messenger
Intro: http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/clips/z9b9jxs -Muhammad and the Koran
Year 6 Revision timetable (revised and UP-TO-DATE) HERE
In class today, children will be finishing their Big Write. If you have done that already, please download this work on prepositions here and here. If you want some advice about prepositions, there is a Parents' Guide here.
Maths lesson 1:
Green- using mental methods for addition and subtraction- here
Maths lesson 2:
Blue- subtraction using column method (not the expanded method shown) here
Green- subtracting by counting on with a number line here
Purple- subtracting by using a number line to count up to multiples of 1000 here
Please continue with the Romeo and Juliet Big Write. Try and remember to use a wide variety of passives, relative clauses, fronted adverbials, etc. Also focus on characterisation and setting.
I will set some Mymaths as well.
Maths lesson 1: Negative numbers
Green group here
Maths lesson 2: More negatives
Maths Lesson 1: multiplying decimals Lesson Powerpoint
Maths lesson 2: Roman Numerals
Main task (add two amounts on the bottom row to make the number on the next row up, to complete the pyramid): here
Extension task here
Powerpoint for completing the Slow Write- try and finish what we began last week, Also, with a different colour pen, have a go at editing and developing your sentences (can you add another clause, a more powerful adjective, etc.?).
Planning for your Romeo and Juliet narrative, here- remember, it's in modern times. Use bullet points to write down your main ideas for your Big Write- what details do you want to include? Also, find here the main points of the story.
Watch https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/clips/zx9kjxs about Shakespeare
Do further online research into the story of Romeo and Juliet; become familiar with the two feuding families.
Research and make notes on the Magna Carta and King John.
Watch some of the following:
For topic, this afternoon, please do some research on a monarch of your choice, making a Powerpoint about them Please don't choose Elizabeth I (we'll be looking at her in detail in class). Use this site:
Parenthesis Lesson 1 ** for Green and *** for Purple (literacy groups)
Commas sheet 1 for lesson 2- commas for clarity
Afternoon topic work- https://www.dkfindout.com/uk/history/kings-and-queens/
Try and become familiar with some of the monarchs from English history, and make a timeline of the houses, beginning with the House of Wessex, up to the present day.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SiSqdZuvdI8 A look at forces.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/clips/zhmqxnb Gravity film
Try and draw all the forces involved in the photos here (see example at the end).