If possible, we would really like everyone to try to complete the Maths and English throughout the week; any additional would be great, but only do what you can.
Please remember to keep reading regularly. You can also still listen to a selection of stories for free on Audible. We would really like you to post recommendations and reviews on our Reading Padlet Page (Password- hlmil):
Please read and answer the questions about the comprehension text below, following the APE process:
Skill 3- Hyphens
1. View the PowerPoint to revise how to use hyphens correctly:
Click the link below to watch the video of The Alchemist’s Letter:
Your writing task is to retell the story of The Alchemist’s Letter. You will need to watch the video a few times. Below is a document containing pictures from the video to help you to remember the plot:
A WAGOLL has also been created to give you an example of how you can include the three skills you have been practising this week:
Continue to work on your 10 personal 3/4 or 5/6 spelling words. Make sure you try to use the spelling words in a sentence too!
Spelling rules learning-
1. Click the link to Spelling Frame and then on the Year 5/6 tab;
2. Look at Spelling Rules 50 – Homophones (3 of 5);
3. Click 'View the Words', so you can practice the list of this week's focus words;
4. Play the 'Spelling Tiles' game;
5. At the end of the week, test yourself on the spelling pattern by using the 'Practice/Test' button.
Complete the task below in your neatest, cursive handwriting:
Topic - Science
This week, we are continuing to focus on life processes, specifically plant reproduction. Please watch the videos below - it may be a good idea to take notes.
Once you have organised and checked the images, can you create your own storyboard to share with others?
An example has been given below. This task can combine your story telling skills as well as your Art skills too. Enjoy
*ICT alternative* - If you would prefer to create a Powerpoint instead, then use your notes to transform them into an informative presentation!
Checking your knowledge - Using the link below, complete the quiz about plant reproduction.
1 - 4 Try again (can you get more than 5 next time?)
5 - 7 Great knowledge
8 - 9 Incredible understanding
10 Expert scientist
This week, we are introducing another set of songs to listen to and appraise. There is a chance to learn key facts about the band, The Beatles, as well as learn the inner details of the song titled, Blackbird. In previous weeks, lots of children have already shared their musical talents on Zoom calls as well as upload their music skills to Padlet. We can't wait to see what you produce this week.
Below is a step by step guide to using Charanga (Zumu package).