# Homework

## 01 July 2020 : Home learning

Posted on Tuesday 30 June 2020 by Mrs Latham

Well, July is here and a massive WELL DONE if you are still slogging on with home learning!

Maths

Write the whole fact family (two addition and two subtraction) for each part whole model.

eg : 10 + 6 = 16

6 + 10 = 16

16 – 10 = 6

16 – 6 = 10

Challenge

Filp the calculation to make 4 more calculations

eg : 16 = 10 + 6

16 = 6 + 10

6 = 16 – 10

10 = 16 – 6

Jerome (from the Word Collector story) loved collecting words that were short and sweet, two-syllable treats or multi-syllable words.

Write and cut each word into syllables : whisper, savour, dream, smudge, breeze, peace, electric, glimmer, dream, wonderful, marvellous.

eg

Challenge : choose some words of your own to split into syllables

Topic

Create a piece of art work using words.

## 1 July 2020: Home Learning

Posted on Tuesday 30 June 2020 by Mr Roundtree

Being happy and healthy!

It is important to look after our own physical health (our bodies) and mental health (thoughts and feelings).

We’d like to share some ideas for keeping calm at home. Follow this link and scroll down for breathing exercises, calming games, expressing yourself and yoga videos. I like the Wall of Expression.

Maths

Year 3 – Comparing and ordering fractions – Video lesson

Year 4 – Video Lesson

Topic –  Science: Pollination, seed formation and seed dispersal

Watch this beautiful animation, The Story of Flowers.

Pause the video at each of the times shown below and see if you can complete the sentences with the words from the word bank.

PDF resource.

Word bank:

roots    water    pollination    nutrients    pollination    stamen   roots

0.55 In a meadow full of flowers, a bee lands on a flower to get nectar. The job of the flower is to attract insects, which can carry pollen to other flowers. This is called __________.

1.04 The roots of the plants grow into the soil. Their job is to hold the plant steady and to bring ________ and _________ up the stem to the leaves and the flower.

1.40 This flower has ________ which hold the pollen. Insects get some of the pollen stuck to their bodies and it gets carried to the next flower. __________ is when pollen is carried to the next flower and fertilises it. One it is fertilised, it can make seeds.

3.04 The seeds spread in different ways, sometimes by air and sometimes by wind. Animals can also spread seeds. Can you think of any ways that animals might spread seeds?

3.15 When a seeds falls in a place that is good to grow, it germinates. This means that it sprouts ___________ , a new shoot and begins to grow.

Story – read by Mr G

Goosebumps cont’d pgs 89-108

## 30 June 2020: Home Learning

Posted on Monday 29 June 2020 by Mr Roundtree

Hello everyone! Are you feeling happy today?

This week, in school, we would have been enjoying one of our themed weeks, Being happy and healthy. Despite this, we’d like to share some ideas to look at the theme of being happy and healthy at home.  Start by watching this clip from BBC Bitesize and reading these top ten tips for families to keep healthy and happy at home.

Below is a link to a song that makes me feel happy. I’ve used the ‘Just Dance’ version so we can dance along together and feel happy this Tuesday!

Smile, dance and be happy!

Here is your learning for today:

Maths

Year 3 – Video Lesson and task 1, challenge, online quiz.

Year 4 – Video Lesson

Topic – Today you are going to see just how easy it is to create a lovely green garden picture using a leaf!
Watch my video lesson to see how.  You can play this song  to learn more about photosynthesis.

Story – read by Mr Gathercole

Goosebumps cont’d  pgs 77-87  , pgs 88-97

## 30 June 2020: Home learning

Posted on Monday 29 June 2020 by Mrs Hogarth

Good morning!

Hope you are all ok. Please remember to start returning any books you may have at home. These might be from Love of reading sessions, the school library or the library in Scholes.

Here is your learning for today…

Year 5 Maths

Starter

Click on the link above for today’s starter.

Year 6 Maths

There are three types of people in this world. Those who can count and those who can’t.

Today, It’s over to Oak Academy for a lesson in finding the a missing angle.

Today is our read for pleasure lesson. Choose a book, magazine, newspaper or online article and read for your own pleasure.

Year 5/6 Science

Today, we continue with our science learning. We’re going to remind ourselves about space – in particular, the planets that make up our solar system. Watch this video to find out more. For activity one, you’ll need to click this link to access the Kahoot quiz. If you want to re-watch the planets song, click here.

## 30 June 2020 : Home learning

Posted on Monday 29 June 2020 by Mrs Latham

Here are the activities for today.

Maths

Have a go writing two subtraction calculations to go with each part whole model.

eg 10 – 4 = 6

10 – 6 = 4

Challenge

Choose some of the subtraction calculations from above and make up a word problem like the one below.

What are syllables?

Watch this short video and try the clapping game.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/z4pxxyc/articles/zk4wjhv

Now get moving with super movers whilst learning about syllables.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers/ks1-english-syllables-with-joe-tracini/znt4nrd

Challenge : Clap how many syllables are in the names of each person in your family. Write down the names showing how many syllables there are.

eg : Benjamin (Ben-ja-min has 3 syllables).

Topic – Living and Learning

Jerome finds that the best words are the simplest ones – words such as ‘thank you’. Write a thank you letter to say that you are grateful for what someone has done for you. It feels good to make someone smile.

## 29 June 2020 : Home learning

Posted on Sunday 28 June 2020 by Mrs Latham

Morning!
I’ve copied the list of extra resources that were on last week’s post, if you feel your child needs more activities.

This is great for working on all number facts and you can try to improve your own score. We use this in school on iPads but can also be played on laptops : https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

Passwords for Numbots or Times Table Rockstars are the same : https://play.numbots.com/#/intro or https://ttrockstars.com/ Email your teacher if you have lost it.

For reading and phonics games : https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/

Maths teaching videos and other resources : https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

Variety of lessons, recorded by teachers : https://classroom.thenational.academy/

We love Go Noodle for a sing and dance : https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2YBT7HYqCbbvzu3kKZ3wnw

Or Cosmic Yoga Kids for a more relaxing workout : https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga

Please ring school or email your child’s teacher if you need support and we will try to help.

Weekly spellings :

Y1 : pie, tie, tries, flies, toe, blue, glue, true

Y2 : cries, flies, dries, replies, babies, bunnies, carries, tries, copies, ladies

Times tables : Choose any times tables and division facts that you want to work on.

Maths

This week we will be working on subtraction. Watch the slideshow about the concept of subtraction : https://screencast-o-matic.com/watch/cY1ZD25cM2

Look at the pictures and tell the subtraction story about what is happening in each picture. Write the subtraction calculation to match each picture.

Challenge : Draw a part whole model or bar model to match each picture.

Listen to the video of our story for the week – The Word Collector by Peter H. Reynolds : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gmqTgDoWOC8

Go on a word hunt, looking in books or around your house and write down your favourite words.

eg smash

bang

purple

banana

Challenge : Say why you like each word.

eg I like the word smash because it sounds like what is.

Topic

Watch the ‘how to draw’ video : https://youtu.be/5a7anGhsRQM

Challenge : Fill your paper with other things around your boy or girl.

## 29 June 2020: Home learning

Posted on Sunday 28 June 2020 by Mrs Hogarth

Good morning!

We hope you all had an amazing weekend and got up to lots of exciting things.

Remember to keep in touch with your class teachers – we love to hear from you.

Year 6 – look out for Mr Lindsay’s poor joke!

Here is your learning for today…

Year 5 Maths

I hope you are ready for your maths learning this week. We will be continuing to look at fractions this week, but we will also be introducing the idea of decimals.

Starter

Click on the link above for today’s starter.

Year 6 Maths

What did the triangle say to the circle? “You’re pointless.”

This week, we are reviewing our knowledge of shape. Watch the video and answer the questions as you go.

Watch Mr. Freeman’s video and have a go at the RIC and exploring vocabulary tasks.

Year 5/6 Science

Your learning today is all about science – in fact, the first few lessons this week are all science. Today, you’re going to be learning about the circulatory system. For some of us, this is new learning. For others, this a recap. Have a go at this BBC Bitesize lesson.

## 29 June 2020: Home Learning

Posted on Sunday 28 June 2020 by Mr Roundtree

Hello and welcome to Week 5 of Summer Term 2.

This week, we will be continuing with our ‘plants’ topic.

• What plants do you have growing in your garden?
• Have you been growing any plants in your garden?

Here is a photo of Tommy’s flower he made last week – well done, Tommy!

Spelling – re words

Find out the meaning of the prefix ‘re’. How does it change the meaning of the word? Learn to spell these words by using them correctly in a sentence.

1. reappear
2. refund
3. recreate
4. refresh
5. redo
6. rebuild
7. reconsider
8. regroup
9. react
10. recycle

Challenge: Find 5 more re words and understand their meaning.

Here is your learning for today:

Maths

Video answers from Friday’s family Maths challenges

Year 3  – Video Lesson and task

Year 4 –Video Lesson

Topic –

Follow this easy step by step by step PDF guide to drawing leaves that I found on the Eden Project website. You will learn to closely observe a leaf and produce a careful sketch. In order to complete this activity, you will need to collect a couple of different shaped leaves from your garden or nearby park.

Visit the Eden Project website for other creative ideas.

Story – read by Mrs McCormick

Arthur and the Golden Rope – part 1 (14 mins)

Library books: If you have any Scholes library books at home, then where possible, please can you return them to school. There will be a box outside school for this. Thank you!

## 26 June 2020 : Home learning

Posted on Thursday 25 June 2020 by Mrs Latham

Have a fabulous Friday everyone. Here are the last activities for this week.

Maths

Have a go at the Friday maths challenges.

If you want more challenges or problems have a look here : https://whiterosemaths.com/resources/classroom-resources/problems/

Read the amazing giraffe fact then fill in the missing words. You could just read and fill them in by saying them or, if you have time, copy out the information and fill in the missing words as you go.

Topic

Giraffes spend most of their day eating. Make a diary of what you eat in one day. You could write a list or draw what you eat.

If you are feeling like you need some exercise have a go at this Cosmic Yoga video : https://youtu.be/lFbWNmzPByQ

## 26 June 2020: Home Learning

Posted on Thursday 25 June 2020 by Mrs Hogarth

Good morning and happy Friday!

Hope you are all happy and healthy and ready for your final day of home learning this week.

Year 5 Maths

Starter

Click on the link above for today’s starter.

Fractions of amounts

Year 6 Maths

Following on from yesterday’s lesson about converting metric measurements, today you are going to convert imperial to metric measures – miles to kilometres.