St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Thame

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Year 6 - Please see weekly plan followed by other useful sites below

 

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YEAR 6 Home Learning

English

Bug club is great for reading comprehension practise:

http://www.bugclub.co.uk/

http://www.tesspag.com/

 

Spelling: this resource lists key words and rules children should be familiar with:

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/239784/English_Appendix_1_-_Spelling.pdf

 

Some helpful reading comprehension practise can be completed through this website:

http://www.everyschool.co.uk/english-key-stage-2-comprehension-3.html

 

A little bit of everything in these last two websites from spelling games to writing tips:

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2literacy.html

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/interactive.aspx?cat=49

 

This website has a useful glossary of SPaG related terms:

http://www.benjamin.lancsngfl.ac.uk/grammar-glossary/

 

To practise your cursive script handwriting you can use this website:

http://www.letterjoin.co.uk/

 

Maths

An excellent fun website covering all the different areas of maths the children require:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/z826n39

 

This is a great resource for all areas of maths; it directs you to several websites specific to your child’s needs:

http://primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/maths/index.html

 

Fantastic game to sharpen those mental arithmetic skills:

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/Search.aspx?Subject=16&AgeGroup=3

 

This website covers all the skills the children need in Year 6.  Through timed questions, it challenges the children and addresses misconceptions with clear explanations:

http://uk.ixl.com/math/year-6

 

This game will test your mental arithmetic skills through ten challenging questions:

http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/mentalmaths/mentalmachine2.html

 

Gut Instinct is a game that allows you to test your maths skills against others and will improve your mental maths speed and skills:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/games/gut_instinct/maths/

 

A little bit of everything in these last two websites from maths and spelling games to writing tips:

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2literacy.html

 

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/interactive.aspx?cat=49

 

This website is good for help with maths fluency and times tables:

https://mathsframe.co.uk/en/resources/resource/477/Multiplication-Tables-Check

 

 

Science

 

An excellent fun website covering all areas of the science curriculum:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/science/

 

These are three great resources for science, packed full of links to interactive science games and other activities to make science fun:

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2science.html

http://primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/science/index.html

 

A great website that provides a weekly revision guide.  It includes what to revise each week with links to a variety of online games to help with each section:

http://www.compare4kids.co.uk/learn.php

 

Please also refer to our very own website for many more resources to support your child’s learning:

https://www.tmaschool.com/pupils/year-6/home-learning/