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Key skills-Grammar and Maths 12-1-18

    Literacy-Grammar. Apostrophes 1.       Create a revision card for yourself that tells you when apostrophes are used and how. Remember to give yourself instructions on how to position them correctly. 2.     Complete the sheet attached by re writing the sentences in your books. Remember ALL your punctuation. 3.     Practice spellings from the common exception … Continue reading »

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Maths key skills update

Hi Year 6 Thanks to those of you who have tried to access the office mix presentation already.  I think some of you have struggled to access it.  Office Mix is best used on a laptop rather than a phone.  If the link isn’t working, go to your o365 account where I have emailed you … Continue reading »

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Key skills for 1 December, 2017

The last flipped learning task of 2017 is here.  This week, we would like you to revise and strengthen your knowledge about 2d and 3d shapes.  Here is an office mix presentation with some links to websites.  You will need to remind yourself of the names of common 2d and 3d shapes.  There is also … Continue reading »

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Key skills- 24-11-17

Maths We have been learning about divisibility rules this week and applying these to help us find factors. Here is the link to a sway that will help you revise the difference between factors and multiples. It will also help you learn about the LCM- I will let you find out what that is. After … Continue reading »

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Key skills- 10-11-17

We need to revise Roman Numerals! This week, you have a flipped learning task. There is a link here to a sway. Follow the link within the sway to learn (or re- learn) all about Roman Numerals. Note down in your key skills books any new learning or anything you think is important and you need … Continue reading »

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Games to practise using negative numbers

Hello Year 6 We will be practising ordering, comparing and adding negative numbers today.  Use the links below to use the games I have chosen for you. 🙂 http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/numberballs/numberballsAS2.htm   http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/integers/FS_CompareIntegers.htm   http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/mathlines/mathlines_integer_1.htm   You might also want to watch a small part of this video to help you think about adding and subtracting negative numbers … Continue reading »

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Investigating Place Value

What a week we had last week!  We used straws to represent the number system and to look at the relationships between the digits.  We made bundles of ten, a hundred and a thousand and were very surprised by how puny ten seems and how many straws one thousand actually is.  One thousand straws is an … Continue reading »

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Maths key skills

A bit of a challenge for you this week.   All the Digits You need to use all the digits from 1 to 9. 12 + 34 + 56 – 78 – 9 = 15 12 + 345 – 67 – 89 = 201 Keeping the digits 1 to nine in order, what numbers can … Continue reading »

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English Key skills 20-10-17

Key skills work for English, like the maths work, should be in your key skills book.  This week, we are revising apostrophes for contraction and possession.  Complete the exercises in your books please. Also… remember to practise your spellings. Just 5 minutes practise every single day is far better than one big blast a week. 🙂

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Key skills 20-10-17

Maths Key skills: This week we have been working on division, mostly using 2 digit numbers. Over the past few weeks, we have come to realise how important our times tables are. Your key skills task week will help you with both multiplication and division and many other areas of maths. You need to focus … Continue reading »

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