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 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

  • Multiplying and Dividing by 10, 100 and 1000.
  • Area and Perimeter.

 

English

  • The Puffin Book of Utterly Brilliant Poems
  • The Highway Man

Our Topic for this half term is...

A Child's War

 

We will be learning all about WWII. We will study events such as the Blitz, the Battle of Britain and the Dunkirk evacuation. We will also be learning about what life was like for people in wartime - exploring rationing and evacuation. In D&T we will be creating our very own Anderson shelters. We will be learning about how to create strong structures and choose the most appropriate materials for construction.

 

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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/

 

 

 

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