Owl Class Learning – Friday 10th July

Good Morning Owls!

I hope you are all well? We enjoyed our virtual visit from Rev. Burns yesterday; Thank you Rev Burns!

Whilst you’re warming up for learning here’s today’s general knowledge question : On this day 1938 Howard Hughes embarked on what aviation themed record busting challenge?  See Bottom of page for answers.

1) Spellings – practise this weeks spellings using the word searches below.

Year 5 Word Search Black and White

Year 6 Word Search Black and White

2)Make sure you find time to read today.

3)English -Today, choose whether to complete BBC Bitesize or the Oak National Academy outlined below.

Year 5 an work through the Bite size activity or through the English lesson for Friday  of week 10 (Week beginning Monday 29th June). In this lesson, we are to going to focus on   ‘Using key features in my own writing’ in the context of a newspaper report.

Year 6 can work through the Bite size activity or through the activity for Wednesday of week 10 (Week beginning Monday 29th June) called ‘Writing a poem’.

4)Maths  Challenge Day! ‘

 Year 6 

Year 5 

Alternatively, Year 6 – continue your Corbet School transition task again today.  Think about where you will take your investigation.  At the end of your investigation, write a short conclusion about what you have found.

Sweets in a Box Lesson Outline

Sweets in a Box Powerpoint Year 6

Remember to complete your work on paper and take it to The Corbet when you start there.

5)ttrockstars or Numbergym

7. Music

Singing

Learn about pulse, rhythm and the character of music with Florence Price and the Juba Dance.

Finally, don’t forget to send across your Leavers speeches for Mrs Hollis and I to have a read through and if you haven’t already complete your Maths transition project, ready to take up with you to the Corbet in September. Sweets in a Box Lesson Outline

Have a fabulous day,

Mrs Henney x

Answer: On this date 1932  Howard Hughes flies around the world in 91 hours. 

Dragonfly Class – Friday 10th July

It’s Friday! Well done for logging in for another week and I hope you have lovely things planned for the weekend 😊Exciting news yesterday to hear recreational sports will be coming back – I’ve got my fingers crossed I’ll be playing netball again soon… What sports do you look forward to getting involved with?

Here are today’s activities:

  1. SpellingsLook at the spelling lists for your year group  and choose 5 to learn. 

Years-3-And-4-Word-Mat

Year-5-and-6-word-mat

2. Maths:

For Friday’s fun challenges, you can spend your time on TT Rockstars or exploring Number Gym.

4. English: ..

 

Writing Challenge!

As we near the end of the term, I’m going to set you a writing challenge each day  to try and produce different types of writing linked to genres we have covered in Dragonflies.

Watch this video:

Rio Olympics

Challenge 5:

Can you create a short story linked to the video… it could involve dialogue between the characters or a cliffhanger ending! Good luck.

Other ideas:

  1. Topic (Ancient Greece – Olympics!)

For a final project have a look at the links below; one shows you examples of Ancient Greek vases – you could carry out your own research to find out more about them.

Can you design your own Greek vase in this style? I’ve attached a template to help you if you need it.

T2-H-059-Greek-Vase-Template_ver_1

T2-H-4645-Greek-Vase-Olympic-Photo-Pack_ver_1

Have a super weekend, missing you all very much.

Miss Whit

Hedgehogs Home Learning Friday 10th July

Good morning Hedgehogs.

Please find all of today’s activities below. I hope you have a lovely weekend.

Mrs Johnson

Fine Motor Skills

Please choose an activity from the grid.

FMS activity grid

Phonics

Reception children have two lessons each day. The first is at 10am for those children who are learning to blend sounds together. The second is at 11am and is aimed at Reception children who can blend confidently.

Year 1 children, your lesson is at 10.30am.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCP_FbjYUP_UtldV2K_-niWw/videos

Spelling

Please choose some new words to learn this week from the choices below. Here is the grid to write them on too. Look cover write check Please do them every day!

Reception first words to spell

Reception next words to spell

Reception hard words to spell

Year 1 words to spell

Year 1 challenge words – ready for Year 2

Reading

Please log in to Reading Eggs again today and choose some of the games and activities to play. All are designed to help you improve your reading and they are lots of fun!

English

Reception – In this lesson you will finish writing your story, or making a wanted poster! https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-write-sentences-from-the-story-part-2

Year 1 – Today you are going to write your poem https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-write-a-poem

Maths

Reception – Today you can make a volcano, and then see of you can find out the rules used to sort dinosaurs in to groups. https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Day-5-The-Dinosaur-that-pooped-a-planet.pdf

Year 1 – This activity will round up all the learning you have done this week on finding a half or a quarter of a group of objects. Year 1 10th July – halves and quarters

Topic & Yoga

In today’s activity, you will be thinking about ‘change’. Friday change activity.

Please complete your weather diary. What have you found out about the weather where you live?

Yoga

I’m sure you will enjoy this unicorn themed yoga today!    https://youtu.be/RLOOOjGAM1s

Rabbits – Home Learning Friday 10th July

Good Morning Rabbits

I’m in a silly sort of mood today – the last Friday that we will have of this school year!

To wake you all up – here is a VERY SILLY clapping and actions activity – I am picturing you all doing this at home – and looking quite daft!

Well – Did you manage to do it?  Did you look really silly?  I hope you are laughing now.

Spellings:  For your spelling words today – can you please have a go at writing them out in their pairs?  Kneel and Knelt, Feel and Felt etc.  See if you can remember the pair word when you have written the first one.  Calf and ……  Half and …….

Maths:  I am aware of how much ‘screen time’ you are going to have so please do just a few minutes of the maths games before taking a break to do something else – then return to the maths later.

https://mathsframe.co.uk/en/resources/category/22/most-popular

PSHE:  to give you a break from ‘screening’ I have a colouring activity for you.  This is part of our PSHE on keeping you feeling well, relaxed and positive.  You can use any colours – pencils, paint, pen and it is for you to spend as long as you wish colouring the mandala.

colouring mandala

Music:  here is the music link for your lesson today from Mrs Hindson.

Music for home schooling WB July 6th

I hope you all have a lovely Friday and a wonderful weekend.

Mrs Cooke.

 

Hedgehog Home Learning – Friday 10th July

Good morning Hedgehogs.

Please find all of today’s activities below. I hope you have a lovely weekend.

Mrs Johnson

Fine Motor Skills

Please choose an activity from the grid.

FMS activity grid

Phonics

Reception children have two lessons each day. The first is at 10am for those children who are learning to blend sounds together. The second is at 11am and is aimed at Reception children who can blend confidently.

Year 1 children, your lesson is at 10.30am.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCP_FbjYUP_UtldV2K_-niWw/videos

Spelling

Please choose some new words to learn this week from the choices below. Here is the grid to write them on too. Look cover write check Please do them every day!

Reception first words to spell

Reception next words to spell

Reception hard words to spell

Year 1 words to spell

Year 1 challenge words – ready for Year 2

Reading

Please log in to Reading Eggs again today and choose some of the games and activities to play. All are designed to help you improve your reading and they are lots of fun!

English

Reception – In this lesson you will finish writing your story, or making a wanted poster! https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-write-sentences-from-the-story-part-2

Year 1 – Today you are going to write your poem https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-write-a-poem

Maths

Reception – Today you can make a volcano, and then see of you can find out the rules used to sort dinosaurs in to groups. https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Day-5-The-Dinosaur-that-pooped-a-planet.pdf

Year 1 – This activity will round up all the learning you have done this week on finding a half or a quarter of a group of objects. Year 1 10th July – halves and quarters

Topic & Yoga

In today’s activity, you will be thinking about ‘change’. Friday change activity.

Please complete your weather diary. What have you found out about the weather where you live?

Yoga

I’m sure you will enjoy this unicorn themed yoga today!    https://youtu.be/RLOOOjGAM1s

Owl Class Home Learning – 9th July 2020

Good Morning Owls!

I hope you are all well? It’s the penultimate week of school (look it up in the dictionary!) and for some of you your penultimate week in Primary School.We are all preparing to give you a spectacular send off and can’t wait to hear all of your speeches Year 6!

So let’s start by getting our brains warmed up for learning. This morning’s quiz question is as follows: Which famous sporting event first took place on this date, 9th July 1877?

Whilst you’re mulling that one over let’s get to today’s tasks:

1) Spellings – practise this weeks spellings using the word searches below.

Year 5 Word Search Black and White

Year 6 Word Search Black and White

2)Make sure you find time to read today.

3)English -Today, choose whether to complete BBC Bitesize or the Oak National Academy outlined below.

Year 5, work through the English lesson for Thursday of week 10 (Week beginning Monday 29th June). In this lesson, we are to going to focus on ‘direct and indirect speech‘ in a newspaper report.

Year 6, work through the activity for Wednesday of week 10 (Week beginning Monday 29th June) called ‘Writing Focus:’Punctuation for Parenthesis’.

4)Maths  White Rose Summer term week 11, day 4:

 Year 5 Video, Worksheet and Answers

Year 6 Video, Worksheet and Answers

Alternatively, Year 6 – continue your Corbet School transition task again today.  Think about where you will take your investigation.  At the end of your investigation, write a short conclusion about what you have found.

Sweets in a Box Lesson Outline

Sweets in a Box Powerpoint Year 6

Remember to complete your work on paper and take it to The Corbet when you start there.

5)ttrockstars or Numbergym

6)More ideas for today:

*Year 6 Work on your Leaver’s speech (see separate post).

7. Music

Singing

1.Wiggle Jiggle https://www.singup.org/singupathome/songs-to-get-moving Get those bodies moving!

2. A poor bird (Day 38) https://www.nycos.co.uk/daily-activities/ Check out the lyrics on the song sheet

3. Roll the old Chariot along https://www.singup.org/singupathome/songs-for-learning/4-7 Try singing The drunken sailor as a partner song with this just as we do with I’m gonna sing and Swing low.

4. Count on me https://www.singup.org/singupathome/empowering-inspiring

5. As the sun rises https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=148&v=IAQte2rSP5I&feature=emb_logo Something to think about https://www.outoftheark.co.uk/ext/pdfs/outoftheark-at-home/SongActivity-AS-THE-SUN-RISES.pdf

Year 6 Special for the final two weeks of term

Follow the attached listening and composing activities based on Harry Potter music. Listen to and appraise familiar music from the Harry Potter films, using the listening guide and exercise sheet in the pack. Then watch this fun video of a rhythmic chant using the characters’ names from the films. Challenge the class or yourself to create a Ruyton XI Towns version! Turn it into a leavers’ chant using everyone’s names! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tx1XIm6q4r4

Listening and Creating

The Firebird by Igor Stravinsky on BBC Ten Pieces at Home

Scroll to Week 7 of BBC Ten Pieces at Home. First watch Claudia Winkelman as she discovers the magical story that inspired Stravinsky’s soaring music. Next, see how illustrator James Mayhew uses Stravinsky’s music to inspire him to draw. Listen again and create your own fantastic illustration. https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/ten-pieces/ten-pieces-at-home/zjy3382

 

Finally, Rev. Burns will be joining us virtually in school today for a special service. If you wish to join please let Nikki in the office know and I will forward an invite so that you can join us of you are at home. 

Have a fabulous day,

Mrs Henney x

Answer: On this date 1877 the first ever Wimbledon tennis championship begins – first official lawn tennis tournament – men’s singles only.

Dragonfly Class – Thursday 9th July

Hi everyone!

I hope you’re all well on this soggy Thursday! I’ll be on my bike to school but don’t suppose I’ll be staying dry… I hope you have plans to get outside today too ☺️☔️💦

It’s music lessons with Mrs Hindson today – look out for the link below to see what lesson she has in store for you!

  1. SpellingsThis week’s lists are on the links below. Challenge: If you’re feeling confident on these, practise your Year 3/4 Spelling list (of approx 100 words in your Home Learning pack). 

Year 5 Spellings

Year 3 Spellings

Year 4 Spellings

2. Maths: White Rose Maths links can be found below. I’ve also added a block of work on My Maths for those of you who enjoy it too. Remember to watch the video and learn first!

Year 3

Year 3 Video Links

Y3 Lesson 4 – Measure capacity (2)

Y3 Lesson 4 Answers – Measure capacity (2)

Year 4

Year 4 Video Links

Y4 Lesson 4 Answers – Quadrilaterals

Y4 Lesson 4 – Quadrilaterals

Year 5

 

Year 5 Video Links

Y5 Lesson 4 – Translation

Y5 Lesson 4 Answers – Translation

3. Reading:  Check out Reading Eggs for this week’s book.

4. English: 

Writing Challenge!

As we near the end of the term, I’m going to set you a writing challenge each day  to try and produce different types of writing linked to genres we have covered in Dragonflies.

Watch this video:

Rio Olympics

Challenge 3:

Create a description of a creatures in the forest, developing show not tell before the reveal, for example describing the creatures eyes in the trees, their powerfully muscled shoulders covered in fur as black as the night before revealing it is a cheetah.

Other ideas:

Here is Mrs Hindson’s weekly schedule for Music:

Have a fabulous Thursday!

Miss you all,

Miss Whit xx

Hedgehogs Home Learning Thursday 9th July

Hello Hedgehogs

Please find all of today’s activities below.

Mrs Johnson

Fine Motor Skills

Please choose an activity from the grid.

FMS activity grid

Phonics

Reception children have two lessons each day. The first is at 10am for those children who are learning to blend sounds together. The second is at 11am and is aimed at Reception children who can blend confidently.

Year 1 children, your lesson is at 10.30am.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCP_FbjYUP_UtldV2K_-niWw/videos

Spelling

Please choose some new words to learn this week from the choices below. Here is the grid to write them on too. Look cover write check Please do them every day!

Reception first words to spell

Reception next words to spell

Reception hard words to spell

Year 1 words to spell

Year 1 challenge words – ready for Year 2

Reading

Please log in to Reading Eggs and choose some of the games and activities to play. All are designed to help you improve your reading and they are lots of fun!

English

Reception – Today you are writing the first part of your story https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-write-sentences-from-the-story-part-1

Year 1 – In this lesson you are going to learn about syllables  https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-identify-syllables-a88e47

Maths

Reception – in the lesson today, you are going to play a dice game and then help some children find a place on a rocket for a journey in to space! https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Day-4-The-Dinosaur-that-pooped-a-planet.pdf

Year 1 – Please watch this video https://vimeo.com/434745348 and then complete this worksheet  Year 1 9th July Find a quarter The answers are here if you need them. Year 1 9th July answers

Topic

Last week we were thinking about kindness and what kindness means. This sheet Thursday kindness activity will help you think about kindness in a little more detail.

Please carry on with your weather diary that you began last week.  Record what the weather is like when you start your school work, again after dinner and again before you go to bed. Has the weather been the same all day or has it changed?  See what you can find out about the weather where you live.

Recording the weather – You could use this sheet to keep your weather diary.

Weather report sheet – You can make your own weather board to use each day