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Homework - 19th April

posted 16 Apr 2017, 08:40 by Ruth Stevinson

Homework is due on Monday 24th April

English: Reading comprehension- Special Effects.  Find evidence and explain answers using the text.

Maths – Practise Arithmetic paper. Time yourself for 30 mins. Mark it yourself.  

Optional extra: Complete Mymaths work.  

LOGIN: acton

Password: tangent210

Then your 3 digit login details.

SPAG – Practise your spellings in your Green book which you do not know and revise from your book. Next week I will give you a SPAG practise test to do at home, so try and learn as much as you can this weekend!

Homework 22nd March

posted 19 Mar 2017, 05:47 by Ruth Stevinson

 

For homework this week the children have three tasks all to be returned on Monday 27th March


English: Reading comprehension- A life underwater.


Maths – Complete maths questions on MyMaths.


LOGIN: acton


Password: tangent210


Then your 3 digit login details.


SPAGSpelling- tious and cious, to be tested next week.  


 

 



Homework 15th March

posted 13 Mar 2017, 05:53 by Ruth Stevinson

This week: For homework this week the children have three tasks all to be returned on Monday 20th March

English: Reading comprehension

Maths – Complete maths questions based on calculations on MyMaths.

LOGIN: acton

Password: tangent210

Then your 3 digit login details.

SPAG – Grammar practise sheet.  

Homework March 8th

posted 6 Mar 2017, 13:01 by Ruth Stevinson

This week:For homework this week the children have three tasks all to be returned on Monday 13th March

English: Reading comprehension

Maths – Complete maths questions based on ratio and percentages on MyMaths.

SPAGSpelling- Practise section 3 of spellings – to be tested in 1 week.

Homework 1st March

posted 27 Feb 2017, 11:16 by Ruth Stevinson

For homework this week the children have three tasks all to be returned on Monday 6th March

English: Write the ‘best copy’ of your recount

Include what activities you did, how you felt about it, what you ate and write in chronological order!

Maths – Complete maths questions based on this week’s learning on MyMaths.

SPAGSpelling- Practise section 3 of spellings – to be tested in 2 weeks.

EXTRA TASK -

Word Book Day: Take a photograph of the ‘Where’s Wally’ you made on Thursday in a strange setting (or use a computer to get your own image) and write a description of where he is. There will be a class winner!

Homework 1st February

posted 30 Jan 2017, 07:11 by Ruth Stevinson

English: Write your “best copy” of your letter. Remember- date and your address on the right. Try to be as persuasive as possible! Remember a range of punctuation ; : - () and sentence openers such as: In addition, also, furthermore, I believe that….

Maths – Calculate the mean (add the amounts and divide by how many there are) and line graphs.

SPAG

Spelling: Practise section 1 of the year 5 and 6 spellings. To be tested after the residential.  

Punctuation and grammar: practise questions.

Homework 25th January

posted 24 Jan 2017, 06:38 by Ruth Stevinson

English: Write a letter applying for a job. Imagine you were applying for your dream job. Who would you write to? What would you say about yourself? Why should they employ you? Think about the letter features. Remember to be persuasive!

Maths – Fractions and worded problems. Think about what the question is asking you to do!

SPAG – SPAG test to work through.

Homework 18th January

posted 16 Jan 2017, 11:15 by Ruth Stevinson

English: Write up your leaflet into best writing. Think about how you will present it. Can you include any visuals? Remember joined up handwriting!

Things to think about

  • Layout/presentational features

  • Persuasive language.

  • Punctuation

Maths – Maths activity mat. Read the question, highlight key words, think about what operation you know to solve it.

SPAG – Spring term 1 SPAG mat. Remember punctuation has to be correct in all sentences you write.

Homework 11th January

posted 9 Jan 2017, 10:42 by Ruth Stevinson

English: Write your own promotional leaflet about a subject of your choice. Some ideas are:  a new piece of technology, a fun place you have visited, a brand new toy, a car/motorbike. Think about the purpose and audience of your leaflet.  

Things to think about

-      Layout/presentational features

-      Persuasive language.

-      Punctuation

Maths – Problem solving/Number questions

Circle key parts to the question. Write down what you know e.g all prime numbers/factors to help you!

SPAG – Relative clauses sheet. Use relative pronouns such as ‘who’, ‘which’ to add more information into a sentence.

Homework 14th December

posted 13 Dec 2016, 13:20 by Ruth Stevinson

This week: For homework this week the children have three tasks all to be returned on Monday 19th December

English: Write your own auto-biography. Try to make it interesting for the reader and use your creativity! Think about a range of punctuation and sentence openers.

Maths – Thinking of a number – inverse operations.

SPAG – SPAG Mat

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