Week 10: 25th May – 29th May
Happy half-term holiday. Make sure you sleep well, eat well, exercise and relax!
Here are some activities you might like to try if you run out of things to do at home.
Please have a listen to Mr Simons’ Thornhill Radio – it is on the main Home Learning page.. You can write into the email@example.com email with songs, shout-outs, quiz questions and jokes.
*** Excellent Writing Competition – See Luke Temple’s Writing Tool Box for details ***
Deadline: 31st May.
One of Luke’s books for you to read! Felix Dashwood and The Mutating Mansion
Mr Beaumont’s PSHCE Ed lesson this week is all about your making decisions and Jeremy’s trying to work out what to eat first in his latest video. You can find the links in the PSHCE Ed pages in Home Learning on our own class page. Previous activities can still be found underneath.
Week 9: 18th May – 22nd May
Hello Year 6!! Welcome to another online week!
I won’t mention our TTRockstars defeat this week (losing by 3000)!! Keep up your practice and I’ll set up another tournament from 1st June. Thanks to Elysia for a huge contribution though!!
Maths challenge results: KS1 was 15 and KS2 was 15.5. Mr Simons is setting a further challenge for you.
It was lovely to speak to so many of you last week :).
You might like this BBC clip about living things and their habitats.
BBC Bitesize are providing sessions on the red button on your TV or through their website. This is the schedule for this week. Scroll through for Y6. If you want extra help with fractions, try the maths this week!
Reading: Accelerated Reader: https://ukhosted113.renlearn.co.uk/6701055/
Maths: Times Table Rock Stars: https://ttrockstars.com/
Education City: https://www.educationcity.com/
Download the app ‘Duolingo’ and set yourself the challenge of improving your French. www.duolingo.com
Week 8: 11th May – 15th May
Welcome to SATS Week 2020! None of us thought it would be like this, did we?
I don’t know what the future holds but I have been bowled over by the way you have all risen to the challenge of working from home. Keep going and have a go at the quiz from Whizz, Pop, Bang.
Another week brings another TTRockstar victory!!! Well done team! 6K: 2581, 4W:1190.
A massive shout out to Eylsia, what an amazing contribution!! Thanks also go to: Sophie, Harri, Olivia L, Husna, Peter and Oscar for their points too.
This week is the big one….Vs 6H…. come on team!!! You’ve got from Monday morning until Sunday evening, get playing!
You might like this lesson on Light in the Solar System with Dr Who
Mr Beaumont’s PSHCE Ed lesson this week is all about your teeth. You can find it in the PSHCE Ed pages in Home Learning – we have our own class page there. Previous activities can still be found underneath. Jeremy will give you a useful (er, maybe not) introduction to the topic if you head to his page in Home Learning first.
Week 7: 4th May – 8th May
Mr Beaumont’s PSHCE Ed lesson this week is all about sleep (don’t start yawning!) You can find it on our class page in the PSHCE Ed pages in Home Learning. Previous activities can still be found underneath. Don’t forget to check out Jeremy’s page in Home Learning for tutorials and general silliness.
Another week brings another TTRockstar victory!!! Well done team! 6K: 3438, 5C:1502.
A massive shout out to Sophie, what an amazing contribution!! Thanks also go to: Peter, Elysia, Harri, Shaun, Ibrahim, Josh and Oscar for their points too.
I’ve started a new battle for this week Vs 4W. Email the Thornhill support address if you have a special battle request!
A high five for: Sophie, Harri, Shaun, Lillie for building their Read Theory points
A round of applause for: Olivia P and Josh– you are both going for it with David Walliams’ and JK Rowling’s books!
8th of May is the 75th anniversary of VE Day, keep any eye out for the newest video- see if you can spot me!!
Keep checking into KS2 Stories- Year 6 Story. I will read more Alex Rider each week.
BBC Bitesize schedule for the week. Scroll down for Y6.
The Oak National Academy
Week 6 : 27th April – 1st May
Huge well done to you all who helped us win TTRockstars Vs 5E: 4524 against 2676 points! A shout-out to Sophie who was the class top scorer!
I have set another tournament up with 5C this time, we will keep practising and then face 6H!
It has been lovely to receive photographs/ emails from Harri, Shaun and Olivia P – keep them coming 🙂
Download Dance E-jay and create your own music
BBC Bitesize are providing sessions on the red button on your TV or through their website. This is the Schedule for this week. Scroll through for Y6.
Try this link for games and learning about microorganisms.
Week 5, commencing 20th April 2020
Welcome back to Virtual School after the Easter Holiday!
Keep logging in to TTRockstars – our current battle with 5E doesn’t end until Friday 24th and we are currently at 1821 Vs 742!
Well done to: Olivia Leigh, David, Talha, Leila, Lewis, Joe and Beth for all contributing! Mika, you are number 9 in the entire school and the current fastest in the studio in our class!!
I have also put the links to some extra activities you might like to do higher up the page so you don’t have to scroll to the bottom.
Well done to Myli, Harri and Beth for gaining points on Read Theory.
Thank you to Joe, Harri, Shaun, Josh and Elysia for your emails/ photos/ letters, I will keep replying to anyone who gets in touch!
*NEW* for this week: have a look at the KS2 story pages, I’ve been reading some Alex Rider for you to listen to!
You might want to watch this BBC Live Lesson about digestion and taste.