Year 6

Guess what!

You can share the best bits of your learning with Mrs Hart. Please ask your parents/carers to take a photo and email it to her at: year6@east-farleigh.kent.sch.uk


We cannot guarantee a reply to every email but we will read them all and may give you a special mention on our class page. Make sure you stick to our online safety rules (these are on our online safety page: https://www.east-farleigh.kent.sch.uk/key-information/online-safety

Thursday 2nd April 2020

Happy holidays,

I am sure that you all have lots of wonderful activities planned for the holidays, however, if you run out I have a few for you.

  • Cooking
  • Exploring
  • Painting
  • Dancing/listening to music
  • Spend time playing games

Wednesday 1st April 2020

Good morning,

Welcome to the last virtual learning day before the Easter holidays, you have all worked extremely hard and should be proud of yourselves.

I have awarded Dojo points to all those who took the time to complete the tasks set. Yesterday's extra Dojo's are awarded to Isabelle C for Read Theory, Eva for Spelling Shed and all those who gained 80% or more for MyMaths.

Below is today's outline. Please remember to send today's learning in via email as it brightens up my day. I will announce Dojo points tomorrow.


  • Join Joe Wicks on Youtube at 9am for a 30 minute morning workout.
  • Or make up your own 30 minute workout.


Writing

We are all really familiar with the lenses we use for writing in school, and many of us are experts at sentence stacking too. Now it's time to join in with Jane and show your mums and dads what amazing writers you are - they can even join in too!

Super Sentence Stacking

with Jane Considine, author of The Write Stuff

https://bit.ly/2UmEU10

LESSONS START AT 9:45am - DON'T BE LATE!

Click on the picture of Jane to join her YouTube channel and take part in her super sentence stacking lessons every morning at 9:45am

If you want to do more or can't access YouTube...

  • Spend 10 minutes practising your spellings on spelling shed
  • In your home learning book, write an Easter poem.

Reading

  • Log on to Read Theory and spend 30 minutes completing some reading comprehension. I will be checking in on your progress and will announce those who have answered accurately tomorrow. Make sure that you save your progress. I am really impressed by how many comprehension pieces some of you are completing.

Maths

  • As a warm up spend 15 minutes on your Time Tables Rockstars - I will be looking at your progress so remember to be quick AND accurate.
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the task on addition and subtraction problems. Your aim is to achieve 80%. You can complete the task more than once. Remember to check out when you have finished.

DT/Art

You can select one activity from below:

  • Bake something (cakes, cookies, bread etc..)
  • Make a game to play with your family over Easter (remember you will need some instructions)
  • Draw a family portrait
  • Sketch a pet

Tuesday 31st March 2020

Good morning,

Thank you for all the emails yesterday. I loved looking through your art pieces, I will be adding these to the class web page.

I have awarded Dojo points to all those who took the time to complete the tasks set. Yesterday's extra Dojo's are awarded to Zara for Read Theory, Ryan for Spelling Shed and all those who gained 80% or more for MyMaths.

Below is today's outline. Please remember to send today's learning in via email as it brightens up my day. I will announce Dojo points tomorrow.


  • Join Joe Wicks on Youtube at 9am for a 30 minute morning workout.
  • Or make up your own 30 minute workout.


Writing

We are all really familiar with the lenses we use for writing in school, and many of us are experts at sentence stacking too. Now it's time to join in with Jane and show your mums and dads what amazing writers you are - they can even join in too!

Super Sentence Stacking

with Jane Considine, author of The Write Stuff

https://bit.ly/2UmEU10

LESSONS START AT 9:45am - DON'T BE LATE!

Click on the picture of Jane to join her YouTube channel and take part in her super sentence stacking lessons every morning at 9:45am

Reading

  • Log on to Read Theory and spend 30 minutes completing some reading comprehension. I will be checking in on your progress and will announce those who have answered accurately tomorrow. Make sure that you save your progress. I am really impressed by how many comprehension pieces some of you are completing.

Maths

  • As a warm up spend 15 minutes on your Time Tables Rockstars - I will be looking at the progress that you all make.
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the task on addition and subtraction. Your aim is to achieve 80%. You can complete the task more than once. Remember to check out when you have finished.

Topic

  • www.kiddle.co
  • Research pollution to ocean biomes.
  • Design a poster to stop pollution to oceans (you can use paper or create your design on the computer)

Your design must:

  • Have a title and date
  • Be neatly drawn in pencil (if you are having images/pictures)
  • Be coloured in colouring pencil (if you have them)

Extension task

Make a model of an ocean biome.

Monday 30th March 2020

Good morning,

I hope that you all had a lovely weekend. I am looking forward to seeing the work you produce over the course of this week. I hope you have has an opportunity to look at our class page as I have updated it with your home learning work.

Below is today's outline. Please remember to send today's learning in via email as it brightens up my day. I will announce Dojo points tomorrow.


  • Join Joe Wicks on Youtube at 9am for a 30 minute morning workout.
  • Or make up your own 30 minute workout.


Writing

We are all really familiar with the lenses we use for writing in school, and many of us are experts at sentence stacking too. Now it's time to join in with Jane and show your mums and dads what amazing writers you are - they can even join in too!

Super Sentence Stacking

with Jane Considine, author of The Write Stuff

https://bit.ly/2UmEU10

LESSONS START AT 9:45am - DON'T BE LATE!

Click on the picture of Jane to join her YouTube channel and take part in her super sentence stacking lessons every morning at 9:45am

If you want to do more or can't access YouTube...

  • Spend 10 minutes practising your spellings on spelling shed
  • In your home learning book, write the dilemma for your disaster story .
  • Remember this is the part where a problem/mystery occurs.

Reading

  • Log on to Read Theory and spend 30 minutes completing some reading comprehension. I will be checking in on your progress and will announce those who have answered accurately tomorrow. Make sure that you save your progress. I am really impressed by how many comprehension pieces some of you are completing.

Maths

  • As a warm up spend 15 minutes on your Time Tables Rockstars - I will be looking at the progress that you all make.
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the task on arithmetic (mixed questions). Your aim is to achieve 80%. You can complete the task more than once. Remember to check out when you have finished.

Art

Friday 27th March 2020

It's Friday,

Thank you for all the pictures/emails you have taken the time to send me over the past few days. I will be uploading these to our class page later today. If you have not had the chance to email any over do not worry as I will be adding more next week.

I have awarded Dojo points to all those who took the time to complete the tasks set yesterday. Yesterday's extra Dojo's are awarded to Oliver and Keane for Read Theory. Kiya, Sarah and Jack for Spelling Shed, Isabelle T for TTRockstars and all those who gained 80% or more for MyMaths.

Below is today's outline. Please remember to send today's learning in via email as it brightens up my day.


  • Join Joe Wicks on Youtube at 9am for a 30 minute morning workout.
  • Or make up your own 30 minute workout.


English

Writing

We are all really familiar with the lenses we use for writing in school, and many of us are experts at sentence stacking too. Now it's time to join in with Jane and show your mums and dads what amazing writers you are - they can even join in too!

Super Sentence Stacking

with Jane Considine, author of The Write Stuff

https://bit.ly/2UmEU10

LESSONS START AT 9:45am - DON'T BE LATE!

Click on the picture of Jane to join her YouTube channel and take part in her super sentence stacking lessons every morning at 9:45am

If you want to do more or can't access YouTube...

  • Spend 10 minutes practising your spellings on spelling shed
  • In your home learning book, write the build-up for your disaster story .
  • Remember this is the part where you are building up to the dilemma/problem.

Reading

  • Log on to Read Theory and spend 30 minutes completing some reading comprehension. I will be checking in on your progress and will announce those who have answered accurately tomorrow. Make sure that you save your progress. I am really impressed by how many comprehension pieces some of you are completing.

Maths

  • As a warm up spend 15 minutes on your Time Tables Rockstars - I will be looking at the progress that you all make.
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the task on algebra (sequences). Your aim is to achieve 80%. You can complete the task more than once. Remember to check out when you have finished.

Computers

  • If you are able to use a computer, start to create a PowerPoint all about you (you will build on this over the coming weeks.)
  • If you are unable to use a computer, create a presentation all about you using paper (you will build on this over the coming weeks).

Thursday 26th March 2020

Good morning,

WOW! amazing habitats, I can not wait to share these with you all on Friday.

I have awarded Dojo points to all those who took the time to complete the tasks set. Yesterday's extra Dojo's are awarded to Jack.M for Read Theory, Florence and Molly for Spelling Shed and all those who gained 80% or more for MyMaths.

Below is today's outline. Please remember to send today's learning in via email as it brightens up my day.


  • Join Joe Wicks on Youtube at 9am for a 30 minute morning workout.


English

Writing

We are all really familiar with the lenses we use for writing in school, and many of us are experts at sentence stacking too. Now it's time to join in with Jane and show your mums and dads what amazing writers you are - they can even join in too!

Super Sentence Stacking

with Jane Considine, author of The Write Stuff

https://bit.ly/2UmEU10

LESSONS START AT 9:45am - DON'T BE LATE!

Click on the picture of Jane to join her YouTube channel and take part in her super sentence stacking lessons every morning at 9:45am

If you want to do more or can't access YouTube...

  • Spend 10 minutes practising your spellings on spelling shed
  • In your home learning book, write your opening for your disaster story .
  • Remember to introduce your setting and main character.

Reading

  • Log on to Read Theory and spend 30 minutes completing some reading comprehension. I will be checking in on your progress and will announce those who have answered accurately tomorrow. Make sure that you save your progress.

Maths

  • As a warm up spend 15 minutes on your Time Tables Rockstars - I will be looking at the progress that you all make.
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the task on algebra (function machines). Your aim is to achieve 80%. You can complete the task more than once. Remember to check out when you have finished.

PE

Hopefully the sun is still shining

  • Create an obstacle course in your garden.
  • Get people in your household to have a go.

Or

  • Create a dance routine
  • Teach your routine to someone

Over the coming weeks, Young Voices will be offering a number of online tutorials, sing alongs and other goodies featuring the Young Voices team.

Keep an eye out for a link to sing along with Craig McLeish (director of the Young Voices choir) tomorrow morning. I will post the link as soon as it is live! Happy singing. Mrs Clark

Wednesday 25th March 2020

Happy Wednesday,

Amazing pictures and work emailed over to me again yesterday, I will share some of this with you on Friday as a celebration of what you have all been busy doing at home.

I have awarded Dojo points to all those who took the time to complete the tasks set. Yesterday's extra Dojo's are awarded to Oliver for Read Theory, Olivia and Sarah for Spelling Shed and all those who gained 80% or more for MyMaths.

Below is today's outline. Please remember to send today's learning in via email as it brightens up my day.


  • Join Joe Wicks on Youtube at 9am for a 30 minute morning workout.


English

Writing

We are all really familiar with the lenses we use for writing in school, and many of us are experts at sentence stacking too. Now it's time to join in with Jane and show your mums and dads what amazing writers you are - they can even join in too!

Super Sentence Stacking

with Jane Considine, author of The Write Stuff

https://bit.ly/2UmEU10

LESSONS START AT 9:45am - DON'T BE LATE!

Click on the picture of Jane to join her YouTube channel and take part in her super sentence stacking lessons every morning at 9:45am

If you want to do more or can't access YouTube...

  • Spend 10 minutes practising your spellings on spelling shed
  • Follow the link https://www.literacyshed.com/the-music-video-shed.html to watch the music clip for 'Titanium' (you can watch the whole video clip now)
  • In your home learning book, write a plan for your own disaster story.
  • Remember to plan: a setting, main character, introduction, dilemma (the problem), resolution and ending.

Reading

  • Log on to Read Theory and spend 30 minutes completing some reading comprehension. I will be checking in on your progress and will announce those who have answered accurately tomorrow. Make sure that you save your progress.

Maths

  • As a warm up spend 15 minutes on your Time Tables Rockstars - I will be looking at the progress that you all make.
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the task on area of a triangle. Your aim is to achieve 80%. You can complete the task more than once. Remember to check out when you have finished.

Science

Make a habitat for your garden, remember to take pictures to send me of your completed habitat.

Keep an eye on your habitat over the next few weeks, record what mini-beasts use your habitat.

EXT: Draw and label your habitat and make a prediction for what mini-beasts will use it.

Tuesday 24th March 2020

Good morning class 6,

Thank you for all the emails yesterday, I really enjoyed reading your work and looking through your pictures.

I have awarded Dojo points to all those who took the time to complete the tasks set. Yesterday's extra Dojo's are awarded to Keane for Read Theory, Kiya for Spelling Shed and all those who gained 80% or more for MyMaths.

Below is today's outline. Please remember to send today's learning in via email.


  • Join Joe Wicks on youtube at 9am for a morning workout.


English

Writing

We are all really familiar with the lenses we use for writing in school, and many of us are experts at sentence stacking too. Now it's time to join in with Jane and show your mums and dads what amazing writers you are - they can even join in too!

Super Sentence Stacking

with Jane Considine, author of The Write Stuff

https://bit.ly/2UmEU10

LESSONS START AT 9:45am - DON'T BE LATE!

Click on the picture of Jane to join her YouTube channel and take part in her super sentence stacking lessons every morning at 9:45am

If you want to do more or can't access YouTube...

  • Spend 10 minutes practising your spellings on spelling shed
  • Follow the link https://www.literacyshed.com/the-music-video-shed.html to watch the music clip for 'Titanium' (you can watch the whole video clip now)
  • In your home learning book, write a conversation between the police officer and teacher outside the school.
  • Remember to set out speech correctly (new line for a new speaker, all speech starts with a capital letter, punctuation inside the inverted commas to end all speech.)

Reading

  • Log on to Read Theory and spend 30 minutes completing some reading comprehension. I will be checking in on your progress and will announce those who have answered accurately tomorrow.

Maths

  • As a warm up spend 15 minutes on your Time Tables Rockstars - I will be looking at the progress that you all make.
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the task on perimeter. Your aim is to achieve 80%. You can complete the task more than once. Remember to check out when you have finished.

Art

Design and label a new ocean animal.

  • Give your animal a name
  • What does your eat? What ocean do they live in? Who hunts them?

EXT: Make your ocean animal using a range of materials.

Monday 23rd March 2020

Good morning class 6,

I hope that you have all had a lovely weekend and are ready for our first day of virtual learning. I am looking forward to seeing your progress and the creative work that you produce over the next few weeks.

I will be looking out for those of you who are completing the different tasks and will award Dojo points at the end of the day-I will share who has earned points with you in the morning!

English

Writing

We are all really familiar with the lenses we use for writing in school, and many of us are experts at sentence stacking too. Now it's time to join in with Jane and show your mums and dads what amazing writers you are - they can even join in too!

Super Sentence Stacking

with Jane Considine, author of The Write Stuff

https://bit.ly/2UmEU10

LESSONS START AT 9:45am - DON'T BE LATE!

Click on the picture of Jane to join her YouTube channel and take part in her super sentence stacking lessons every morning at 9:45am

If you want to do more or can't access YouTube...

  • Spend 10 minutes practising your spellings on spelling shed
  • Follow the link https://www.literacyshed.com/the-music-video-shed.html to watch the music clip for 'Titanium' (only watch the first 18 seconds)
  • In your home learning book, write 3 possible predictions for what could have happened.
  • Once you've finished your predictions, write a setting description (based on the 18 seconds you have watched). Try to include expanded noun phrases and preposition.

Reading

  • Log on to Read Theory and spend 30 minutes completing some reading comprehension. I will be checking in on your progress and will announce those who have answered accurately tomorrow.

Maths

  • As a warm up spend 15 minutes on your Time Tables Rockstars - I will be looking at the progress that you all make.
  • Log on to MyMaths and complete the task on area. Your aim is to achieve 80%. You can complete the task more than once. Remember to check out when you have finished.

Topic

  • Research one animal from the ocean biome using www.kiddle.co
  • Draw and label your chosen animal.
  • Write facts about your chosen animal.

Your design must:

  • Have a title and date
  • Be neatly drawn in pencil
  • Be labelled in pen with your best handwriting using the lines in your home learning book
  • Be coloured in colouring pencil (if you have them)

Extension task

Make a model of your chosen animal using any material you desire. Remember to take pictures to email to me so that I can see your models.

PE

  • Join Joe Wicks on youtube at 9am for a workout.
  • Have a go at some Just Dance.