Kingfishers

Welcome to Kingfishers
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See For those self isolating   Also see Sats Spelling revision

We are Year 5 and 6. We're taught by Mrs Morris as well as Mrs Matchett, Mrs Moran ( PE ) and Madame Shackleton ( French ). Mrs Paul and Miss Lea support us in our learning.

Home Learning - your aim is to complete at least 3 hours work every school day. Remember to go out any enjoy the glorious spring weather - just stay safe and follow all of the current advice.

Please continue to read at least five times a week and record in your reading journal. This along with your detailed reading activity needs to be brought in each Friday. 

Spellings will go home each Thursday and you should be ready to be tested on this day too. 

It is also important that you know all your tables - keep practising those tricky ones.   

 

David Walliams is reading a new story each day at 11am

https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses/

 

PE Ideas

Please have a go at these PE activities.

25 things to do to keep busy - these ideas may give you further inspiration.

Year 6 Sats Revision.

Here are some useful websites which will help you with your SATs.
Please be mindful as to how important our trees our – an awful lot of paper will be needed to do everything, not to mention your time and printing costs!

Remember to use the internet safely, especially if you access the youtube links.

Just ask if you need any more information. We will be looking at different questions in school so do make a note of areas you are finding hard as we can focus on these.

MATHS:
https://myminimaths.co.uk/year-6-mini-maths/
This website is great – it covers EVERY topic with little assessments and also has some YouTube tutorials to help you understand some of the tricky bits.
https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/subjects/z826n39

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Lf9nvpW1t4
This youtube video goes through an entire mental arithmetic paper and shows you how to answer each question! Perfect for those few tricky questions you may not be confident about. Remember to use methods you are comfortable with.
http://www.granby.leicester.sch.uk/files/other/KS2-Ultimate-3-in-1-Organiser-2017-Maths-SATs.pdf
This is an interactive PDF document with links to everything about maths – also some handy tutorials via youtube too.
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/11-14-years/number

https://corbettmathsprimary.com/ 5 a day – primary. 4 different levels of 5 questions, generally the first 2 are based on an arithmetic paper.A good selection of maths games on the website above.

I can’t emphasise enough how important it is to know your times tables – multiplication and division. This is a good ( free) app. DK 10 mins a day Picture1

10 Minutes a Day Times Tables 4+
Dorling Kindersley

Reading
Try and read as much as you can. Try to choose books which have a rich variety of vocabulary which will get you thinking.

If you want to see the type of texts that are in the reading tests – search on google for the 2016, 2017, 2018 KS2 READING TESTS linked to the www.gov.uk website.
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/key-stage-2-tests-2018-english-reading-test-materials

You’ll find the text, questions and even the answers here too!

Spelling, punctuation and grammar websites

https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/topics/zhrrd2p

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/english-games/7-11-years/spelling-and-grammar

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