Year 6 Friday 12th June 2020

Happy Friday Year 6, today we finish at 1:15pm so we need to make the most of the day.

Literacy: Writing focus: Describing a character https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/writing-focus-describing-a-character

During this session, you will be writing an interesting character description.

Competition time: For this week’s challenge we are teaming up with the National Literacy Trust and top author Dan Freedman. Dan is the author and creator of Jamie Johnson, a football-obsessed boy hoping to
become a world-class player. You might have read some of the Jamie Johnson books, or even seen the stories on CBBC! Everything you need is attached below. 

Friday Challenge: As this week was Carers Week 2020, I would like to set you a challenge for the weekend, starting today. I would like you to perform 5 acts of kindness over the weekend and share with me what you did.

Reading: Chapter 3 of the The Dark Castle Mystery https://www.purplemash.com/#tab/pm-home/serialmash/serialmash_saphires/the_dark_castle_mystery_live_new

  1. Read Chapter 3
  2. Answer quiz questions
  3. Task: You are a newspaper journalist reporting about the plague. You need to inform people about what is happening and the possible causes. Use evidence from the story and be as objective as possible.

Have a great weekend.

Mr Wanless and Miss Wood

liam.wanless@parkside.herts.sch.uk

janette.wood@parkside.herts.sch.uk