Welcome to Upper Key Stage 2 Home Learning!
Please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org to share any work that you have completed or send us photographs of all your hard work as the teachers would love to see how you are getting on.
Summer term 2020
Each week your teachers will be setting you some work linked to books from Rising Stars website https://my.risingstars-uk.com/
Teachers have provided your child with their usernames and passwords and you will need our centre ID is 6008942 to log in.
To submit your child’s work, email your child’s year group year5@oliprimaryschool and email@example.com
Click on the link to direct you to videos from your teachers who are missing you all very much and have a message for you.
Each week you will see lots of exciting new learning opportunities to take part in at home. Your teachers are logging onto their TT Rockstars, Reading Stars and Purple Mash class accounts to see all the excellent progress that is being made each day.
Purple Mash Upper Key Stage Two -week beginning 8th June 2020
Welcome to the start of a new week.
Lots of activities this week are based around ‘World Oceans Day’ on Monday 8th June
Activities include a poster about saving the Great Barrier Reef and how animals adapt to life under the sea.
We will be continuing the story of ‘A Horde of Ravens’ .
This week, we explore what happens when Queen Boudica comes to the village.
As a link to the story , can you design a character profile about Conan , write a poem about Boudica’s troops and write a book review when the story ends (If you have missed any of the chapters so far you can read them as a 2Do ) .
Maths this week focuses on place value activities such as ;
- Rounding to the nearest 100.
- Identifying missing numbers in a sequence
- Roman numerals
- Placing numbers onto a negative number line
Geography centres around keeping our skills sharp by naming some UK cities and music lessons are based around Busy Beats .
Spelling : Quiz 1 : Exploring words with the ‘cious’ suffix
Quiz 2 : Exploring words containing ‘ancy’ .
Grammar : Revisiting fronted adverbials
At OLI, we have a real love and passion for reading. Continue this at home by taking part in the Year 5/6 reading challenge! How many can you complete?
Are you looking for ways to build your child’s mathematical reasoning skills at home? Try these rapid reasoning packs designed by Third Space Learning.
Week beginning the 11th May should have been the start of SATs week for year 6. A chance to showcase all their hard work and dedication to their learning. So to mark this event we have uploaded a reading paper based on a story that you will enjoy.
As you are probably aware from the media, on Monday 20th April, the BBC is launching a service to support home learning. The service will include programmes available on iPlayer or the red button on the TV. There will also be activities on the BBC Bitesize website where you can sign in a personalise your BBC Bitesize experience.
Classroom Secrets have created a pack aimed at Year 5/6 pupils to support them learning at home. The pack contains: maths, reading, GPS and practical ideas.
English Mastery have also developed a bespoke selection of resources to ensure you child will receive a similar style of routine, structure and learning. This first pack contains 4 weeks worth of activities. Some packs contain QR codes at the back which you will need to scan in order to read the books linked to the pack. A QR code can be downloaded for free onto your mobile phone.
Fluent in 5 maths resource
Third Space Learning have also produced some maths games and activity packs along with a parent maths dictionary to help support your child’s learning at home
Continue to improve your child’s times table knowledge and recall of facts by using the packs below. There is a parent guide to support you.
Hamilton trust have made some ‘learning at home’ pack for both english and maths. For new weekly packs, click on the link which will take you directly to the. https://www.hamilton-trust.org.uk/blog/learning-home-packs/
http://www.satscompanion.co.uk This is a new resource for year 6 only. It gives the children online teaching and then SAT style questions. The videos offer support for both maths and english. The programme works best using the search engines Google Chrome or Firefox and all children have been given their usernames and passwords. They have also created a new pack to support year 6 home learning.
https://spellingframe.co.uk/ Keep your spelling work sharp whilst at home with this fun interactive website. You don’t need any login details for this site.
Try Google’s 3D animals as a stimulus to write – type in the name of the animal eg ‘Panda’ and scroll down to where it says ‘View in 3D’ click on it and this will project that animal into your living room! There are some great facts there all about the animal so why don’t you make a report about it on purple mash ?
Explore the world with ODDIZZI.
Literacy Shed have produced some great resource packs to support visual literacy. Have a go at watching the short video and then complete the activity pack which is packed full of fun, engaging resources.
Scholastic have carefully created a range of home learning resources to help parents continue to support their child’s learning at home. Click on the links below to open the documents.
Enjoy learning some incredible poetry by heart using this website. We would love for you to record your child reciting so poems and email them to us. https://www.poetrybyheart.org.uk/