Woodbridge Junior School

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# Year 6 Home Learning

Summer Term 2 - Home Learning

Geography

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zx72pv4/articles/zkx2m39

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zx72pv4/articles/zk4rmfr

Explore economy:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zx72pv4/articles/z7jdnrd

Choose your own island and research what it would be like to live there.  Think about the economy, trade, climate and the use of natural resources.

Science

How do scientists carry out investigations and achieve accurate results?  Take a look at the following.  What investigation wouold you like to carry out?

How do scientists present their findings?  https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zqkk7ty/articles/zbxsp4j

What are secondary sources of information?  https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zqkk7ty/articles/zysbvwx

What are accuracy and precision?  https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zqkk7ty/articles/zccqqfr

Art

Research the life and work of Hokusai.  Recreate or be inspired by his work to create your own.  Can you recreate the same idea but using a different medium?

https://kids.kiddle.co/Katsushika_Hokusai

Summer Term 1 - Home Learning

ENGLISH:

Try out your comprehension skills using BBC Bitesize:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zs44jxs/year/zncsscw

MATHS

We will be spending the first few weeks revising areas ready for our SATs.

Use the following websites to revise any units where you feel you need to be more confident.

BBC Bitesize:  https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/z826n39/year/zncsscw

Take a look at our Maths Revision Mat to develop your Maths facts.

Time Tables:

It's so important to have all of your times tables at your finger tips.

Spend any spare moment on TTRockstars or, if you need to practice a particular times table, try Top Marks - Hit The Button:   https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

SCIENCE

This term we will be studying ‘Light’.  Here are some activities to follow to run alongside our work in class:

How does the eye detect light?  https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/z3nnb9q/articles/zrs62v4

## Don't forget to relax and focus on your own mental health and well- being. Follow some of our homework suggestions to help.

SPRING TERM 2

ENGLISH:

Try out your comprehension skills using BBC Bitesize:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zs44jxs/year/zncsscw

MATHS

We will be completing units on Geometry, Position and Movement, Graphs and Statistics this term in order to return and revise after the Easter break. Use BBC Bitesize to cover these units:

Lines and Angles:  https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zb6tyrd/year/zncsscw

Scale factors:  https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zvmxsbk/articles/z2vm8hv

Coordinates:  https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zgthvcw/year/zncsscw

Take a look at our Maths Revision Mat to develop your Maths facts.

Time Tables:

It's so important to have all of your times tables at your finger tips.

Spend any spare moment on TTRockstars or, if you need to practice a particular times table, try Top Marks - Hit The Button:   https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

SCIENCE - Humans including Animals

Use BBC Bitesize for:

The Circulatory System:     https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zcyycdm/articles/z9w9r2p

The effects of diet, exercise and drugs on the body:     https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zcyycdm/articles/zk784xs

How is oxygen transported round the body - Lesson 5

How d humans digest food? - Lesson 6

HISTORY - Medicine through the Ages

Do your own research to find out more about common illnesses of the past and the medicines and cures used.  Here's a website to get you started:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/2LwpBTHK7f5PwhwFNYJ6GV7/medicine-through-time

How could you present your work?  Be as creative as you can:

-  information leaflet

-  informative poster

-  recorded documentary

-  a series of cartoon strips

-  a series of artworks