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Year 6 Home Learning

Herne Junior School has an allocated teacher to help support all the children who are having to learn at home.

Mrs Marlow (L.Marlow@hernejunior.com) is available to help and support all the families and pupils who need them through this difficult time. She is available to discuss any aspects of work that the children may be struggling with , listen to children read, deliver CGP workbooks (if digital devices are not accessible) and help motivate our young home-learners.

Below are a list of recommended resources we suggest parents use to support their children at home. 

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Oak Academy Daily Lessons 

Everyday 'Oak Academy' releases daily Year 6 lessons, including quizzes, videos and worksheets. These are perfect for Home-Learning. 

Click the link HERE to see what lessons are scheduled today. All the lessons will be similar to the pitch and themes to the lessons we are teaching at Herne. They include all the subjects of the Year 6 curriculum. 

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Lessons from the BBC

The BBC has a vast range of excellent lessons suitable for Year 6. The maths is inline with 'White Rose' the same maths scheme that we base our teaching on at Herne. 

Click HERE and select Year 6 to discover more. The lessons include all the subjects of the Year 6 curriculum. 

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Creative Home Study Projects

These are home learning projects designed by Hampshire Inspection and Advisory Service (HIAS)

PROJECT 1 - Flights of Imagination (CLICK HERE)

PROJECT 2 - Homes (CLICK HERE)

PROJECT 3 - Get Moving (CLICK HERE)Iconic minimal flat graphics by illustrator/visual artist Andre Levy a.k.a.  Zhion. — andre levy a.k.a. zhion

The materials

• Each resource contains an overarching weekly theme and all the activities relate to this.

• There is no time limit to the activities, and they may take more than one week.

• All the activities can be adapted for different age groups, even though age recommendations are given.

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Printable English and Maths Pack (with answers)Printing Paper Animation GIF | Gfycat

Year 6 General English and Maths Pack 1       (answers)

 

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We have attempted to link the below resources to the general subject areas we are covering this half-term in class. The exception to this is English, which is very hard to replicate the detail we go into in the classroom, however we have found some units with similar skills taught.

Maths

In the Autumn term Year 6 cover:  Place Value, Addition and Subtraction, Multiplication and Division, Fractions and Measurement.

The BBC have a range of good resources that covers Place ValueAddition and SubtractionMultiplication and Division and Measurement (area and perimeter). 

Maths Mastery printable workbooks (4 weeks worth) - Parent Guide        Learner Booklet

Addition and Subtraction       Booklet     Answers

Fractions                                      Booklet      Answers

Multiplication and Division   Booklet      Answers

White Rose Maths Booklet 1 (including answers) - Place Value

White Rose Maths Booklet 2 (including answers) - Four Operations (a)

White Rose Maths Booklet 3 (including answers) - Four Operations (b)

White Rose Maths Booklet 4 (including answers) - Fractions (a)

White Rose Maths Booklet 5 (including answers) - Fractions (b)

White Rose Maths Booklet 6 (including answers) - Position and Direction

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General EnglishSee the source image

Year 6 English Lessons - the BBC have some fantastic lessons suitable for Year 6 English.

English Mastery printable workbooks (4 weeks worth 21st Sept - 16th Oct) -      Workbook

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English - Writing

Year 6 UNIT 1: Moondial (click here)

Year 6 UNIT 2: Wallace and Gromit (click here)

Year 6 UNIT 3: The Wind in the Willows (click here)

  • Each writing unit contains a sequence of 5 lessons to be completed in order
  • Each session should take no more than 30 mins to complete
  • Tasks are written with easy to follow instructions for parents / child 
  • Each lesson has a simple explanation and examples to get started
  • All units are based on texts that can be found online, or extracts shared within the unit

Parents, carers and siblings can help by reading the extracts/text aloud to the child; collecting interesting words and phrases on paper / post-its as they read; talking to the child about their ideas before they write.  All these instructions are within the unit aimed at parents. (HIAS English Team).

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English - Reading

Year 6 UNIT 1: A Sprinkle of Sorcery (click here)

Year 6 UNIT 2:  The Balrog  (click here)

Year 6 UNIT 3: Sea Fever (click here)

How much and how often children read really matters. During a time of school closure, ‘just reading’ is one of the best ways to keep children learning and growing. 

Once children have mastered decoding through their phonics work, reading as much and as widely as possible will ensure that they continue to develop, not just academically, but emotionally too. And the best way to improve reading is the most enjoyable – reading! As the reading scientist Mark Seidenberg puts it, “The serious way to improve reading – how well we comprehend a text and, yes, speed and efficiency – is this: Read. As much as possible. Mostly new stuff.”

Encourage children to read stories, non-fiction and poetry .  Encourage parents to listen to their child reading aloud, even if they are in Key Stage 2. Enjoy talking about the books they read and discuss unfamiliar words. Reading aloud will help children to build their fluency, so that when they read silently the ‘voice in their head’ is fluent too.  (HIAS English Team)

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Theme

The children are learning about 'The Power of Water' the first term of the year. (Autumn)Top 30 River GIFs | Find the best GIF on Gfycat

The BBC have some lovely educational videos. (CLICK HERE)

Oak Academy have 6 lessons focusing on rivers. (CLICK HERE)

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Science

The children in class are focusing on 'Animals including Humans' this half-term. (Autumn 1)Science (GIF) in 2020 | Science gif, Gif, Science

The BBC have a unit Animals including humans. (CLICK HERE)

Oak Academy have 6 lessons focusing on this unit. (CLICK HERE)

The children in class are focusing on 'Light' this half-term. (Autumn 2)

The BBC have a unit on Light. (CLICK HERE)

Oak Academy have 6 lessons focusing on this unit. (CLICK HERE)

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Art

The children are learning about Monet the first half-term. (Autumn)Art Artist Sticker by smelleigh for iOS & Android | GIPHY

Youtube has some lovely tutorials to help. (CLICK HERE)

Draw alongside an author. (click here)

This link gives YouTube clips of authors and illustrators drawing characters from well known books.  Why not get children to draw alongside Benji Davies or Mini Grey?

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Music

Excited Live Music GIF by PBS KIDS - Find & Share on GIPHYThe children are learning about a range of different musical elements, resulting in composing

a river inspired group performance. (Autumn)

Oak Academy have a unit on 'Pulse and Metre' with 6 lessons exploring this. (CLICK HERE)

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R.E.

The children look at the symbol of water and how important water is to the religions of Christianity and Islam. (Autumn )Religion GIFs - Get the best GIF on GIPHY

Oak Academy has a series of 10 lessons focusing on the religion of Islam. (CLICK HERE)

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French30 days of gratitude – Page 2 – La Petite Muse

The children study French weather this half-term. (Autumn)

Mr Innes is a wonderful French teacher and you can see his weather lesson on youtube. (CLICK HERE)

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P.E.

There is a large range of online resources for children to access. Please explore the following weblinks:

Chance to Shine cricket activitiesExercise GIF by Petter Pentilä - Find & Share on GIPHY

Cosmic Yoga

PE with Joe Wicks

Let's Move Dance for Infants

Dance Workshop for Juniors

BBC Bitesize for Juniors

Supermovers

Premier League Primary Stars: Try your Best!

 

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