Welcome to Dove Bank

Year 6

 

Use the link  to see the topics we cover in Y6 Long-term-plan-Year-6-2020-21

Knowledge organiser classification y6

All the key vocabulary is on the Knowledge organiser.

Who was Linnaeus? watch this short video  https://youtu.be/Gb_IO-SzLgk

How do we identify animals and other life forms?

Can you use an identification key?

here is a video about using an identification key to identify creatures in a pond https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1xkJIr1XUaE

Can you create an identification key?

Why is it useful to group animals?

Which animals are closely related?

online safety Knowledge Organiser Unit 6.2 – Online Safety

Homework

Most homework is on Showbie, which all children have become familiar with over the last year. https://www.showbie.com/

Spelling

Spellings are studied each week along with personal mis-spellings collected from writing and practised each morning. Here is the list of spellings for Y6 that do not follow a pattern and you are expected to know how to spell: Year 5 and 6 Words From National Curriculum – Look Say Cover Write Check

The best thing you can do is read a good book every day! Are you reading Y6 level books? Don’t just assume you are. Check out this list of recommended books for Y6 from Phillip friend Educational consultants:

Book-List-for-Y6-Readers-

School pays for reading eggs and TimeTables RockStars-use them daily!

click  here:

https://readingeggs.co.uk/login1/

 Can you recall all your multiplication and division facts?

There are loads of fun games on the internet, just search it or try this site:

https://www.timestables.co.uk/

Go on timestablesrockstars every day!

https://ttrockstars.com/login2

here is a link for purple mash:

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/dove-st7

Stay fit and healthy with some sporty challenges with ASM! –>  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCw3adMR45pFcwVUrii4WGK

 

Supporting well-being is super important right now. Here’s a great website to lots of free well-being activities…. https://www.elsa-support.co.uk/category/free-resources/