Year Six

Year 6 Home Learning grid - contact us through year6@stwilfrids-hh.school

 

 

 

DAY 

English 

Maths 

Where a practice SATS paper is indicated below, these were sent home with children on 17.3.20. 

 

Children should continue to read at home on a daily basis. 20 minutes or more is ideal. 

 

The link to download the Twinkl School Closure pack is here: 

 

Three levels of work will be set on MyMaths for all children. Children should have a look at them and choose the right level of challenge for them – Emerald, Ruby or Sapphire. They do not need to do all three unless they want to! 

 

They will also be set a times tables activity, which all children should complete. 

 

1 

Twinkl Practice Writing Task Activity Mat Pack: Advertise your town 

 

Number – addition and subtraction 

Emerald – Introducing written methods 

Ruby – More addition and subtraction 

Sapphire – Order of operations 

 

Times Tables - Mixed tables 2 – 12 

 

2 

SATs reading paper – Golden Dreams. 

Read ‘Introduction’ and ‘Did you know?’ Then answer questions 1-8. 

 

Number – multiplication and division 

Emerald – Sharing 

Ruby – Multiply single digits 

Sapphire – Long and short division 

 

Times Tables – Mixed tables 3,4,6 

 

3 

Write a set of instructions for how to make a toy Viking ship. Think about what you would need to do to complete this and if you can try making it first!

Or write a set of instructions for something you have made recently - maybe you have built something or baked something. 

Or even write a set of instructions for tidying your room!

 

Number – Number and place value 

Emerald – Place value 10s and 1s 

Ruby – Place value 100’s and 1000’s 

Sapphire – Place value beyond 10 000 

 

Times Tables – Mixed tables 7,8,9 

4 

SATs reading paper – Golden Dreams. 

Read ‘Midas and the Golden Wish’ then answer questions 9-21. 

 

 

Number – Fractions  

Emerald – Simple fractions 

Ruby – Introducing equivalent fractions 

Sapphire – Divide decimals by whole number 

 

Times Tables – 12 times table 

 

5 

Twinkl Practice Writing Task Activity Mat Pack: Film review 

Number – Fractions 

Emerald – Modelling fractions of amounts 

Ruby – Fractions of amounts 

Sapphire – Order and simplify fractions 

 

Times Tables – 9 times table 

 

6 

SATs reading paper – Golden Dreams. 

Read ‘The rush for Gold’ then answer questions 22-31. 

 

The mark scheme can be found here: 

 

Measurement 

Emerald – Comparing measures 2 

Ruby – Introducing area 

Sapphire – Conversion graphs 

 

Times Tables – Mixed tables 2 – 12 

 

7 

Twinkl Practice Writing Task Activity Mat Pack: First visit 

 

Number – addition and subtraction  

Emerald – Counting on over 10 and 20 

Ruby – More written methods 

Sapphire – Addition and subtraction problems 

 

Times Tables – Mixed tables 3,4,6 

 

8 

Complete Q1-24 of the practice grammar paper. 

Statistics  

Emerald – Block charts 

Ruby – Interpreting data 

Sapphire – Drawing pie charts 

 

Times Tables – Mixed times tables 7,8,9 

 

9 

Twinkl Practice Writing Task Activity Mat Pack: Continue the story. 

 

Geometry – properties of shapes 

Emerald – 3D shapes 

Ruby – Properties of triangles 

Sapphire – Nets of 3D shapes 

 

Times Tables – 9 times table 

 

10 

Complete Q25-46 of the practice grammar paper. 

 

The mark scheme can be found here: 

(2016 SPaG Paper 1) 

Geometry – position and direction 

Emerald – Patterns and sequences 

Ruby – Coordinates 1 – positive 

Sapphire – Translating shapes 

 

Times Tables – 12 times table 

 

 

 

 

 

In addition to the above work, there are lots of other websites that are useful: 

Nrich Maths https://nrich.maths.org/primary Nrich has lots of activities, problems and games under ‘Activities and Games’. Many of these also have solutions which have been submitted by other people.  

Topmarks https://www.topmarks.co.uk/ has lots of good maths games, as well as activities for other subjects.  

Spelling Shed https://www.spellingshed.com/ (log-in details in reading diaries) 

Times Tables Rockstars https://ttrockstars.com/ (log-in details in reading diaries) 

Primary Resources http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/ There are lots of different activities organised by subject.