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Year 6

Welcome to Year 6!

Classteachers:
Mrs Helen Roser (Mon/Tues/Fri)
    Mrs Sonia McCauley (Weds/Thurs)
Teaching assistant: 
Mrs Liz Hayward

Friday 23rd April

Happy Friday Year 6!

Fantastic 'tinkering' in computing today. Try it at home!

Friday 5th March 2021

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Welcome to the last day of remote learning Year!

Well done for continuing to work hard and keep going with your learning. Remember to bring all of your learning into school with you on Monday, especially your monster writing plan and today's writing. Have a fabulous day today and here are your resources.

smiley

Thursday 4th March 2021

 

Hello Year 6.  Today is World Book Day.  What is your favourite book at the moment?  I will tell you about some of the books I have read recently and you can share the books you are reading too. 

Wednesday 3rd March

 

Hello Year 6 - here is your learning for today. 

Timetable for the next 3 days:

Maths Learning Resources:

Afternoon Learning:

Tuesday 2nd March

Good morning Year 6. Here are your learning resources for today.

smiley

Afternoon Learning Resources

Monday 1st March

Well done Year 6 - we have made it to the last week of remote learning! I hope that you have had a super weekend and enjoyed the sunshine. I have been out for some walks and spent time in the garden which has been lovely.

Keep going for one more week and next Monday we will be back in the classroom - hooray!

Here are the resources for today.

smiley

Afternoon Learning Resources

Friday 26th February

Happy Friday Year 6! Here is your learning for today.

smiley

Afternoon Learning Resources

Thursday 25th February 2021

 

Hello Year 6.  Here is your learning for today.  See you soon!

Afternoon Learning - Science and PSHE

Wednesday 24th February 2021

Good Morning Year 6 - here is your learning for today.  Today we will be starting our new science topic and I think you will really enjoy it!  

Maths Learning Resources

Tuesday 23rd February

Good morning Year 6 - here are your learning resources for today.

smiley

Monday 22nd February

Hello Year 6 and welcome back! I hope that you have had a lovely half term and managed to get outside even though it has been rather wet. I am really looking forward to seeing you all at our meeting at 8.50am this morning and hearing about all of the things that you have been doing to keep yourselves busy.

Here are the resources for today's learning - happy Monday! smiley

Afternoon Learning Resources

Friday 12th February 2021

Happy Friday Year 6 - we have nearly made it to halfterm!

I will see you on TEAMs at 8.50am for our last day of learning before halfterm.

Here are your resources for today.

Keep smiling and remember how fabulous you all are. smiley

 

Thursday 11th February 2021

 

Morning Year 6 - here is your learning for today.  It was great hearing about how you got on with the P.E. challenge yesterday - remember, you are challenging yourself and recording your results for your team colour too. 

Wednesday 10th February

Good morning Year 6! Here are your learning resources for today. This afternoon we will be finding out about a whole school PE challenge!

Happy learning smiley​​​​​​​

 

Maths Learning Resources

Afternoon Resources

Tuesday 9th February 2021

 

Hello Year 6 - here is your learning for today.  We will be finishing our history presentations today and I'm really looking forward to seeing them.

Monday 8th February

Good morning Year 6 and welcome to Monday! Here is your learning for today. Remember to get in touch if you need anything or even just to say hello. Happy learning! 

Friday 5th February 2021

Wear something colourful and something inside out for Mental Health Awareness Day!

Bonjour! We have another busy day ahead and also Praise Assembly to look forward to this afternoon. Here is your learning for today.

Happy learning!

smiley

Afternoon Learning Resources

Thursday 4th February 2021

 

Here is your learning for today.  We have more history project and French fun this afternoon.  We will also be starting our new maths unit - algebra. 

Wednesday 3rd February 2021

 

Hello Year 6 - today is 'Arithmetic Paper Day' and we will also be starting a new English unit called ... (I will leave a bit of suspense for you!) 

Arithmetic Paper

Tuesday 2nd February 2021

 

Hello Year 6 - here is your learning for today.  It was lovely to see your sculptures yesterday and I am looking forward to reading your poems today. smiley

Afternoon Learning Resources

Monday 1st February

Good morning and welcome to February! It has been another very wet weekend so we are going to try extra hard to be active this week. On Tuesday, we will be completing our writing linked to the City of Silence and we can't wait to read the poems that you have created.

Here are the learning resources for today:

 

Afternoon Resources

Friday 29th January 2021

 

Happy Friday Year 6! 

Here are your learning resources for today. We're having a class sculpture challenge this afternoon and don't forget our final meeting of the day is 'Pet Friday'!

See you at 8.50am. smiley

Afternoon Learning

Thursday 28th January 2021

 

Here is your learning for today.  We have more interesting history learning about the Shang Dynasty and also some more sculpture making. Happy home learning smiley.

Wednesday 27th January 2021

 

Hello Year 6 - here is your learning for today.  I am looking forward to catching up with you and seeing some of your brilliant sculpture art. 

Maths Arithmetic Paper

Afternoon Learning - Art & History

Tuesday 26th January 2021

Well done for your fantastic work yesterday - your alliterative pairs were brilliant and very creative. Thank you for sending pictures of your sculpture drawings. That was a real challenge but as usual you rose to it - keep it up Year 6 because you are fabulous!

Here are the resources for today:

Afternoon Learning

Monday 25th January 2021

Good morning Year 6! I hope that you have had a lovely weekend and you may have even seen some snow. Here are your learning resources for today - see you at 8.50am to find out more!

Friday 22nd January 2021

 

Good Morning Year 6.  Here is your learning for the day.  We have another busy day planned and there is a slight change to our afternoon today so I will tell you all about that during one of our live sessions today.

Happy learning!

 

Afternoon Resources:

Thursday 21st January 2021

 

Hello Year 6.  Here is your learning for the day.  We will be starting percentages in maths today and I will also be showing you how to find online books to read while you are at home.  

Afternoon Learning: 

Wednesday 20th January 2021

 

Good morning Year 6.  Today we will be starting a new English unit and a new History topic. I can't wait to get started! smiley

Timetable for Week 3 Remote Learning

Maths Learning Resources:
Don't forget to look on your MyMaths account - we have set you some tasks to do, if you have the time?
English Learning Resources:

Afternoon Learning Resources:

 

Tuesday 19th January

Good morning Year 6!

Here are your learning resources for today - I can't wait to read your final pieces of persuasive writing for your gadget.

Keep up the fabulous work!

 

 

Afternoon Learning 

Monday 18th January 2021

Good Morning Year 6!

I hope that you have had a lovely weekend and been able to get outside in the fresh air. I have been for lots of walks and each time I have got very muddy!

Here are your resources for today and I am looking forward to telling you more about our learning this week in our live session at 8.50am.

Happy learning!

Afternoon Learning Resources

Here are a few pictures of your learning this week - well done for being fabulous!

Friday 15th January 2021

Happy Friday!

Here are your resources for today. There is an extra fluency task in maths to help you practice your learning and I will explain this when we have our first meeting at 8.50am.  

Keep up the good work Y6!

Afternoon Learning Resources

Thursday 14th January 2021

Remote Learning Resources

Here are your resources for today - happy Thursday everyone!

Timetable for Week 2 Remote Learning

Wednesday 13th January 

Good Morning Year 6 - here is your learning for today.  Have fun and I will see you at 8:50am online!

 

Remote Learning

Tuesday 12th January 2021

Good morning Year 6! Here are the resources for your learning today:

 

Afternoon Learning Resources:

Remote Learning

Monday 11th January 2021

Good Morning Year 6!

We hope that you have had a lovely weekend and managed to wrap up warm and get outside for some fresh air. The resources for today's lesson are attached under this message and don't forget to send a message on our class chat if you need any help or you can email us at year6class@ashburton-primary.devon.sch.uk

See you at 8.50am!

Mrs Roser and Mrs McCauley smiley

Afternoon Learning

Well done Year 6  - you have been fabulous this week and we have been very impressed with how hard you are all working on your learning. We really enjoy the 'live' sessions each day and talking about what you have been doing and finding out about your learning. Have a super weekend and keep safe,

Mrs Roser and Mrs McCauley

smiley

Remote Learning

Friday 8th January 2021

Well done for working so hard on the first 2 days of your remote learning - you have been fantastic! The learning resources for today are all attached below and you will be able to find the same links and documents on TEAMs as well. Keep asking questions on TEAMs and don't forget that you can also send messages and pictures of any of your learning to our class email address:

year6class@ashburton-primary.devon.sch.uk 

So that you can take Accelerated Reader quizzes at home, the website address is:

 www.ukhosted.renlearn.co.uk/3239244

 

Keep up the fabulous work!

Mrs Roser and Mrs McCauley

 smiley

Remote Learning

Thursday 7th January 2021

 

It was absolutely brilliant seeing so many of you at our live Teams meetings yesterday - thank you for your enthusiasm and support while we get used to this new and exciting way of learning.

 

Remote Learning  

Wednesday 6th January 2020

Hello and welcome to 2021 Year 6!

We are sorry that we will not be seeing you all in school today but we hope you are well and that you have had a fun and safe Christmas Holiday.

Hopefully, we will be speaking to as many of you as possible on our live TEAMs sessions throughout the day and we will also be uploading all of the resources that you may need onto this page of the website.

Please remember that you can email us at: 

year6class@ashburton-primary.devon.sch.uk to ask any questions about our learning or if you are having trouble downloading any of the resources that you need. 

Keep safe and keep smiling,

Mrs Roser and Mrs McCauleysmiley

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Our Fabulous Year 6 Winners!

Friday 11th December 2020

Don't forget to ask 5 people to answer our Design and Technology questions to help us with our designing this week!

Well done Year 6 - we have nearly reached the end of the term. It has been fantastic to see you all working so hard and thinking about your learning. We have had another busy week but the highlight has to be Owen competing in the Virtual Devon Games and coming second with his routine in the gold category for gymnastics. We are so proud of him! 

Here is your homework for the next couple of weeks:

 

My Maths: complete the arithmetic questions and continue with TT Rockstar.

Spelling: Use the list of 5/6 spelling words (attached) and choose 10 that you know you need to learn.

Reading: Read each day and aim to finish another book (or 2!) so that you are ready to complete a quiz after Christmas.

Geography: What information can you find out about San Francisco?

 

Friday 4th December

This week you have all worked so hard to write your thief stories and it will be fantastic to read them and see how the characters have been developed.  Our School Council representatives also had a trip to the Post Office this week to deliver a very special card.

Next week we will be working hard on our marble runs!

Homework for this week:

 

Maths: TT Rockstar battle and My Maths ( x fractions)

Spelling: words for our Design and Technology learning (there is a copy of them attached below if you have lost your copy).

Reading: Please read your AR book everyday - aim to complete another quiz by the end of next week.

Friday 27th November 2020

Another week of fabulous learning Year 6!

Here is your homework for the next week:

Maths: TT Rockstar battle

Spelling: this week's words are from our Y5/6 word list (there is a copy of them attached below if you have lost your copy).

Reading: read the Usain Bolt biography text

English: think about someone that inspires you. Make a few notes about what they have done and why they inspire you.

 

Friday 20th November 2020

Happy Friday Year 6! Here is your homework for this week:

 

Maths: complete the My Maths Task  and TT Rockstars

Spelling: this weeks words are -tious words (there is a copy of them attached below if you have lost your copy).

Reading: read The Balaclava Story for our learning on Monday.

English: Punctuating Speech sheet

-tious spellings

Thursday 12th November 2020

Well done for another busy week Year 6! Here is your homework for this week:

 

Maths: complete the My Maths Task (this will either be fractions or times table practice).

Spelling: this weeks words are -cious words (there is a copy of them attached below if you have lost your copy).

Reading: read the character description for our learning next week.

English: create your own picture or image of how you think the fairy  looks  by using the clues in the text.

Thursday 5th November 2020

It has been lovely to see you all this week and well done for a fabulous week back at school! You have been very busy with our virtual author masterclass with Luke Temple, taking part in an Ancient Greek Olympics, tasting Greek foods and starting to play hockey.

Your home learning for this week is:

Maths: complete the My Maths Task (this will either be BODMAS or tables practice)

Spelling: this weeks words are homophones with ce/se spellings

Reading: read the next part of the Luke Temple story (ready for our lesson on Monday)

English: Write a paragraph to describe the autumn weather using your 5 senses.

 

Don't forget daily reading with your AR book!

ce and se spellings

This week's fabulous learning!

Happy halfterm Year 6!

Well done for all of your fabulous learning this halfterm. It is amazing to see how much you have achieved.

For your learning over halfterm please:

 - Learn your individual spellings

 - Catch up on any My Maths tasks and play on TTRockstar

- Find 10 facts about the Ancient Greeks and present them in any way that you choose

- Read each day.

Enjoy your week and see you soon!

smiley

 

 

Happy Friday Year 6!

Class of the week! Your hard work and fantastic attitude has been recognised this week and we are very proud of you. On Monday we will have our class reward time.

It was lovely to see you create your fantastic artwork this week and see your skills of designing and printing using a tile. 

Don't forget - if you need any help with your homework please ask.

Have a lovely weekend.

smiley

Home Learning 16.10.20

Printing

Well done on another great week. Your artwork has been fantastic and we can't wait to see the pieces that you create next week. Your SOS that you created as a class was amazing and we can't wait to see your survival writing.

Keep up the brilliant work!smiley

Home Learning 9.10.20

What a wet and windy end to the week we have had! Year 6 have worked incredibly hard again this week and they have written fantastic chapters for the book that we have read, completed their fitness challenge and  begun  to plan their circulatory investigations. Well done to you all!

Homework 2.10.20

Homework 25.9.20

Friday 25th September 2020

This week, Year 6 have been busy writing reports about coastal erosion, taking part in fitness activities and meeting their buddies from a distance. It has been another great, if rather busy, week. Well done to you all!

Another fabulous week - well done to you all! Remember if you visit the beach this weekend, remember to look out for any coastal features.

Enjoy the sunshine!

Home-Learning 18.9.20

Monday 14th September 

We are very pleased to announce that Nelly, Freddie, Ella, Dylan, Freya, Riley, Finn and Ruby are our Team Captains for this year. Well done to all of Year 6 for the mature approach that they showed - we are very proud of you all!

Team Captains 2020-2021

Well done Y6! You have made a brilliant start to the new year. It has been lovely to see you all and begin to get to know you. This week, we have had our Team Captain nominations and we are all very excited about hearing the results on Monday!

Home Learning Expectations Y6

Home Learning 11.9.20

If you have any questions about the curriculum or end of year expectations or would like more information about how you can help please do not hesitate to contact Mrs Helen Roser or Mrs Sonia McCauley.
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