Menu
Home Page

5/6VE

Welcome to 5/6VE's webpage

 Miss V and Mrs E welcome you to our class. In 5/6VE we are a team. We strive for our class to be a positive place where we learn lots, support each other, listen well and have fun!

Homework newsletters will be published here each Thursday and need to be completed by the following Tuesday.

Please practise your spellings by playing the games on the following website:

https://spellingframe.co.uk/

 

Please practise your multiplication and division facts and square numbers using the following game:

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

This half term we are learning about:

 

Maths

  • Fractions, decimals and percentages.

 

English

  • The Midnight Fox
  • New and Collected Poems for Children.

Our Topic for this half term is...

Darwin's Delights

 

Our learning this half term will be focused upon Charles Darwin. In Science, we will develop children’s knowledge of evolution and inheritance - including DNA and Darwin’s theory of natural selection. In Geography, we will be learning about mountains and the monkeys who live in some mountains around the world. In Art we will be learning about the sculptor Rembrandt Bugatti and will be learning techniques to use when sculpting with clay.

 

Class Letters

Curriculum Newsletters

Useful Websites

 

Games and activities to practise spelling:

https://spellingframe.co.uk/

 

An excellent website with reasoning and problem solving questions linked to the year 5 and 6 Mathematics objectives:

https://www.matific.com/gb/en-gb/home/maths-activities/year-5/

 

https://uk.ixl.com/math/year-6

 

https://www.echalk.co.uk/maths/primarynationalstrategy_yr6/dfes-mathsactivitiesforyear6/

 

A website with online activities to help with children's SPaG learning:

https://www.teachwire.net/news/7-of-the-best-online-grammar-games-for-ks2

 

https://uk.ixl.com/ela/year-6

 

Definitions of grammatical terms that children will need to know:

https://www.theschoolrun.com/primary-grammar-glossary-for-parents

 

A great revision tool for lots of different subjects:

https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/levels/zbr9wmn7

 

Websites to help with our Topic learning:

http://www.kingswinford.com/wordsley/wordsleyhistory.htm

 

https://www.tate.org.uk/kids/explore/what-is/surrealism

 

http://www.strettonhandley.derbyshire.sch.uk/cam-mechanisms/

 

 

 

Top