Year 6 12.5.20

Good Morning Year 6,

PE: Attached is a link with lots of different ideas to keep you active his morning. https://www.weareteachers.com/virtual-pe-classes/

Maths: Decimal and fraction equivalence lesson 2 : Under week 2 https://www.thenational.academy/year-6/maths/decimal-equivalents-of-fractions-year-6-wk2-2

In today’s lesson, we will be learning how to convert a fraction to a decimal using different strategies

English:Under week 3 on the national oak academy we will be focusing on: Setting description lesson 2: reading focus https://www.thenational.academy/year-6/english/setting-description-lesson-2-reading-focus-year-6-wk3-2

In this lesson, you will be making inferences and justifying with evidence

Art: Focus: Optical Illusions and using shading to show form

https://www.thenational.academy/year-6/foundation/optical-illusions-and-using-shading-to-show-form-year-6-wk3-5

In this lesson you will look at an Optical Illusion artwork before creating our own. You will learn to shade in to show that an object is three-dimensional.

Science: Take a look at the PowerPoint all about plastic pollution, I will give you two days to complete this as you will need to do some of your own research. Then I want you to write a letter to our local MP Oliver Dowden about the use of plastics and the effect they have on the environment. Remember to try and include:

  1. An introduction, setting out the purpose of your letter.
  2. Details/information which are organised into paragraphs.
  3. A conclusion stating what you believe should happen next.
  4. The use of formal language and vocabulary choices.

Reading: We are going to continue to read the autobiography of Sigmund Cliffer. https://www.purplemash.com/#tab/pm-home/serialmash/serialmash_saphires/sigmund_ciffer_copy

  1. Read chapter 2
  2. Complete online multiple choice questions
  3. In this chapter we read about Sigi’s Bar Mitzvah which was a very significant event for him. Write about a special day in your life.

Look forward to seeing all your work today.

Mr Wanless and Miss Wood.

Liam.wanless@parkside.herts.sch.uk
Janette.wood@parkside.herts.sch.uk