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Year Six

Year 6 Leavers' Assembly

23.06.2020 - Year 6 Leavers' Awards 

 

For the Year 6 Achievement Awards this year, we would like each child to vote for their classmate who they think deserves to win the award 'Children's Choice' award. 

 

Please could you speak to your child and let school know who they choose, by emailing Mr McIntyre on: year6@castle-hill.bolton.sch.uk. 

 

If you have any questions, please give us a ring. 

Here is the link for you child to access Purple Mash from home:

 www.purplemash.com/castlehillprimar 

Here is a link to allow your child to access TT Rockstars at home:

https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student/53807

Below are some web links that you may find useful.  Check them out: 

SATs Practice (some of you may still want to have a go): https://www.sats-papers.co.uk/ks2-sats-papers/

Revision:  https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/levels/zbr9wmn 

History and Geography: https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/ 

PE (The Body Coach):   https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAxW1XT0iEJo0TYlRfn6rYQ 

White Rose Reasoning Maths Lessons: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-6/

Here is the reading for Thursday.

Hi all! One more week of pushing yourselves. Here is work pack week 7. Mr McIntyre :)

Check out the virtual sports day running next week by clicking on the 'children' tab at the top.  There so many fun and exciting activities for you to get involved with (some which you won't expect)! Send in your efforts via the class email and let me know how you have done.  Good luck and let's go! Mr McIntyre smiley

Here is the work pack for week 6. Keep working! You are doing an amazing job! Mr McIntyre :)

Hi all! I hope you have all had restful weekends. Here is the work pack for week 5. Keep up the hard work! Mr McIntyre :)

This is week four's time table if you want organise your learning.

Hi all! Here is the work pack for week 4! Have a good week! Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the timetable if you would like to plan your learning for the week.

Here is the work pack for this week, week 3. Keep working hard and you will reap the rewards! Mr McIntyre :)

Try out this! There is great learning to be done across the whole curriculum with BBC Bitesize online lessons: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons  

Hi all. Here is the work pack for week 2. This week, we are going to write a recount about our trip to Blackpool Zoo last year. Have a good week. Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the reading for Tuesday.

Here is a timetable with an overview of the week.

Hi everyone! There have been some changes to how we are going to provide work. As much as possible, we are going to make the work that the children do at school closely matched to the work that the children do at home. Therefore, we have produced work packs for each year group and here is the one for year 6. It contains activities that the children need to do, examples for how to do certain activities and also the day on which the activity should be completed. I will upload a complete timetable so you can see an overview for the week. The guided reading will be uploaded separately. If you would like a hard copy of this pack, then you can get them from school. Thank you, Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the reading for Puma and Tiger groups.

Hi everyone! I hope you are all well. Here is the timetable for today (Friday 29th May). I will upload the reading for you. Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the reading for Puma and Tiger group.

Good morning all. Here is the timetable for today (Thursday 28th May). I will upload the reading for you to do. Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the arithmetic book.

Hi all! Here is the timetable for today (Wednesday 27th May). I am very proud of you all! Mr McIntyre :)

This week, we are focusing on the dark yellow spellings.

Good morning all! Here is the timetable for today (Tuesday 26th May). Keep working hard and I will see you soon! Mr McIntyre :)

Hi everyone. I hope that you have had a lovely weekend. Here is the timetable for today (Monday 25th May). In order to find the arithmetic book, just scroll down. Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the reading for Tiger and Puma groups (everyone not in Cheetah group).

Hi everyone! Here is the timetable for today (Friday 22nd May). Keep going guys, you are doing really well! Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the reading for all of the other groups.

Hi all! Here is today's timetable (Thursday 21st May). I will upload the reading comprehensions for Cheetah group and the rest of you. Keep up the good work. Mr McIntyre :)

If you fancy doing any dancing at home, then couch Louise has uploaded some more dance videos! To access them, just click on 'Children' and then 'PE Videos'.  Enjoy :) 

Good morning everyone. Here is the timetable for today (Wednesday 20th May). Keep working hard! Mr McIntyre :)

We are focusing on the brown words.

Good morning everyone. Here is the timetable for today (Tuesday 19th May). I will upload the spellings and we are focusing on the brown words. Have a good day! Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the arithmetic book.

I hope you all had lovely weekends. Here is the timetable for today (Monday 18th May). I can't wait to see all the hard work you have been doing. Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the reading for everyone else.

Here is the reading for Cheetah group.

Hi everyone! Here is today's timetable (Friday 15th May). I hope you can keeping busy at home with lots of wonderful learning. Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the reading for everyone else.

Here is the reading for Cheetah group.

Hi all. Here is today's timetable (Thursday 14th May). I will upload two lots of reading: one for Cheetah group and one for the rest of the class. Keep working on your reading guys, it's so important. Also, I hope the TT Rockstar battle is going well. Keep going Year 6! Mr McIntyre :)

Hi everyone! Here is the timetable for today (Wednesday 13th May). I hope you are developing all your skills and keeping busy. Mr McIntyre :)

We are focusing on the light green spellings.

Here's a more complex example for the bus stop method.

Bus Stop Method

A quick reminder.

Hi all! Here is today's timetable (Tuesday 12th May). Keep going, you are doing really well. I will upload the spellings for this week. We are looking at the light green spellings this week. Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the arithmetic book.

Good morning everyone! Here is today's timetable. Keep working hard because you reap the rewards! We are on Summer Week 2 with the White Rose maths. The rest of the timetable is easy to follow. I will upload the arithmetic book again so you can find it easily. Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the reading comprehension for everyone else.

Here is the reading for Cheetah group.

Hi all! Here is the timetable for tomorrow (Friday 8th May). I will upload the reading for Cheetah group and the rest of you. Have a go at the challenge on White Rose (Summer term- week 2, lesson 5). This will get you thinking! Mr McIntyre :)

If you are in Cheetah group for reading, then here is a comprehension for you.

Have a go at this comprehension. Use all your reading skills you have been taught.

Here is a reminder of how to use White Rose.

Here is the arithmetic book we have been using.

Here is the maths task for today.

Hi all! Here is the timetable for today (Thursday 7th May). I am going to upload two separate reading texts. One will be for Cheetah group and one will be for the rest of you. Keep working hard! Mr McIntyre :)

Hi everyone! Here is the timetable for today (Wednesday 6th May). Keep working hard! From 3pm, there will be a 'TT Rockstar' battle for Year 6 v Year 5 running up until Wednesday 13th May. You can use the link above to access it. Let the battle commence! Mr McIntyre :)

This week, we are looking at the pink spellings.

Here is the maths task for today. You can still use the video on the 'White Rose' website to help you.

Hi all! Here is the timetable for today (5th May). Keep working hard, you are doing really well! Keep up those arithmetic, reasoning and reading skills because they are so important in everything you do. Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the maths task for today.

Speed Guide to Short Division

Quick reminder!

How to solve 2-digit by 2-digit multiplication

This video will help you recap how to multiply 2 by 2 digit numbers.

Here is the arithmetic book.

Hi everyone! Here is the timetable for today (4th May). We are continuing using White Rose for maths but I will upload the worksheet on to this page (you will find the video in 'Summer Week 1'). You can still use the videos to help. In arithmetic, our focus is multiplication and division and I will upload those video links to help you again. Hope you are safe and well. Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the comprehension for Cheetah group. One is the text and the other is a list of questions.

Hi all. Here is today's timetable (1st May). In the same reading book, we are going to read the section 'The World of Reptiles' and answer the questions. Cheetah group will do a separate comprehension. Today we are completing questions 18-24 in the grammar book, then that will be complete. Keep on exploring those websites. If you are working at home and you are trying your best, then you are doing yourselves proud, so keep it up! Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the comprehension for Cheetah group.

Here is the reading revision booklet. We are reading 'Snake' and answering the questions about this section.

Good morning everyone! April 30th, my birthday! I hope you are all safe and well. Here is the timetable for today. We are doing another comprehension from the reading booklet and, for Cheetah group, I'll upload a separate comprehension. Have a good day! Mr McIntyre :)

Hi everyone. Here is today's timetable (29th April). Keep working hard because you are doing an amazing job and I can't wait to see all of the wonderful learning you have done at home. Today, we are doing grammar questions 9-17 and, about maths, don't worry if you don't have a protractor at home because most of the questions provide them for you. For those questions that don't, you could just estimate. Have a good day. Mr McIntyre :)

Here are the spellings for this week. We are focusing on the grey ones.

Good morning! Here is the timetable for today. Keep using the arithmetic book and exploring Bitesize, especially for the history and geography. General knowledge is great! I will upload a picture of this week's spellings so you can get practising. Have a good day. Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the new arithmetic book.

Here is the grammar test in case you have lost it.

Hi everyone! Here is the timetable for today (27th April). Today, we are going to work through a new arithmetic book. I will upload it above and you will be able to complete the pages requested, but if you want to do more, then that is ok with me! On the maths website, which you can see with the list of websites at the top, we are doing 'Week 2'. Additionally, we are going to complete grammar questions in the grammar book, so remember to use your revision mats to help you. I hope you are safe and well. Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the reading for Cheetah group.

Hi all! Here is today's timetable (Friday 24th April). Only six days until my birthday! Anyway, I hope you have been finding Bitesize useful along with those new maths activites. I am going to upload a new arithmetic book for next week so we can work through that. Today, we are using the same reading booklet as yesterday, but we are reading 'A Stray's Tail' and answering the questions. Have a good day. Mr McIntyre :)

These help mats are so important. They are everything you must know.

Today, we are reading the text 'The Lost: The Dark Ground' and answering the questions on it.

This is the reading comprehension for Cheetah group.

Hi all! Here is the timetable for today (23rd April). Keep using the White Rose (Maths) and Bitesize websites. They are very useful and informative and show you step by step. The grammar examples are especially useful and we will use them to help us answer the grammar questions in our pack next week. I will post the maths revision guide and grammar revision guide again in case you don't have it. Today we are going to use the reading text book again and I will post it again to help you. Mr McIntyre :)

Hi guys! Here is today's timetable. I hope you enjoyed exploring Bitesize lessons. Have another explore today (22nd April). I have been asked some good questions about completing work online. Unfortunately, you can't type on the sheets, so you can either print them off or you can do your working out in your book and write answers in there. Have a good day! Mr McIntyre :)

Here are the orange spellings for this week.

Hello everyone! Here is today's timetable. In the afternoon, every day, I'd like you to explore the lessons that BBC Bitesize are offering online. There are great videos and explanations, which will really help with your understanding, as well as a focus on History, Geography or Science. I will provide a link on this page so that you can access this. Today we are using the orange spellings and we are carrying on using the online maths resources, just this time it's lesson 2. Mr McIntyre :)

You can find the link to Purple Mash at the top of this page.  smiley

This is what you are looking for. The diagram below explain what each feature does. Click the little plus and minus in the corner to make to open the tasks for the week.

Hi all! Here is today's timetable. There has been a big change with the Maths. The reasoning part of the timetable will now be done online, so will be able to access the work on the internet. The timetable will tell you what the focus is and I will show you what to do. It's as easy as following a link! If you haven't got access to the internet, you may wish to do another page in the reasoning booklet, about the same or similar topic. Also, I am going to ask you to create an e-safety leaflet on Purple Mash which is in '2dos'. Have a good day. Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the part of the story we are going to focus on today. Remember to use your storyboards to help you with what happens in your story and use the grammar and different ways of starting sentences that you have been taught.

Here is the reading for Cheetah group.

Hi everyone! Here is Friday's timetable. We are going to write the problem, resolution and ending of our Wallace and Gromit adventure stories today. I can't wait to read them! Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the Wallace and Gromit writing slip. Remember to use the grammar and write accurately and neatly.

In this booklet, we are going to read 'The Rise of the Maya' text and answer the questions.

Here is the Queen Victoria text for the Cheetah group.

Hi everyone! Here is today's timetable. We are going to write an adventure story using the storyboard that you created yesterday. The structure of the story will be similar to the Machine Gunners story that you wrote a couple of weeks ago. Today we are just doing the opening and the build up. For reading, I will upload the comprehension and the booklet where you will find the text and questions. Mr McIntyre :)

Here is my Wallace and Gromit storyboard. If you use a ruler, you can split your A4 page into 6 squares and then create your own.

This will remind you how to convert decimals into fractions. It works the other way too!

Hi guys! Here is the timetable for today. Today, we are going to draw up a storyboard for a Wallace and Gromit story. I will upload mine as an example. Have a good day! Mr McIntyre :)

Here is a little bit of help when converting percentages to fractions (it works for fractions to percentages too).

Here are the purple spellings for the week.

Hi everyone! Here is the timetable for today. As you have already drawn a Wallace and Gromit character, now I would like you to draw a setting to go with them. The setting can be anything, but must not contain any white spaces (make it a full size A4). I will upload the purple spellings for this week and add some more maths diagrams to help you with arithmetic. Have a good day. Mr McIntyre :)

Here are the Wallace and Gromit Characters for you to choose from. Draw them carefully and neatly, using shading.

This will remind you how to find the percentage of a number.

Good morning! Happy Easter. Here is today's timetable. I hope you are all working hard but also having time to yourself. Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the reading for Cheetah group! You can do it!

Hi guys! Happy Easter to you all. Here is today's timetable. We are going to use the same reading revision book as yesterday and you will find the 'Horses' poem in there. Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the text and questions for those of you who normally complete these comprehensions in class (Cheetahs).

Here is the book where you will find the reading texts and questions.

Fractions of an Amount

Using our bar model method, this video explains it brilliantly!

Hi everyone! Here is today's timetable. Today, we are going to finish off our carrot cake writing if you haven't already done so, then we are are going to publish it by copying up a neat version, by focusing on your handwriting. The reading task will be found on here, I will re-post the booklet, you need to read the text the timetable says and then answer the questions. Mr McIntyre :)

Dividing Fractions

In the form of a rap, you can't forget this!

Here is my jam tart example.

These are the steps we are writing about today.

Hi everyone! I hope yo are all well. Here is the timetable for today. Today, we will be writing steps 6-10 of our carrot cake recipe. Remember to use the checklist that I uploaded to help you. I will show you the steps and also my example piece, but mine is about jam tarts, so you can't copy it! Mr McIntyre :)

Multiplying Fractions

A reminder of how to multiply fractions. Keep going with your arithmetic and maths!

Here is my example about jam tarts, including the ingredients and steps one to five.

Here is the recipe checklist, with lots of grammar to include in your writing.

Today, we are going to write steps one to five, using different sentence openers.

Here are the light blue spellings for the week. Happy practicing!

Hi All! Here is the timetable for today. I will upload the spellings and show you the first 5 steps of the carrot cake recipe and where to find them. You need to up-level these steps and add sentence openers. I will upload a recipe checklist for you to use and my example about jam tarts. Remember, you are writing about how to make carrot cake. I hope your introductions were very persuasive! Mr McIntyre :)

Just in case you have lost your revision books, I have uploaded it here.

Adding and Subtracting Fractions

This will remind you how to add and subtract fractions. Each day, I will upload a video to help you with your arithmetic if it is tricky.

Here is my example introduction, but mine is about jam tarts. Remember, you are writing about carrot cake.

You might want to use the persuasive device checklist to help you.

Hi guys! Here is the timetable for today. Keep going! This week, we are going to write a recipe for our carrot cake which we made in class, but we are going to write it in parts. Today we are going to write a persuasive introduction, so watch out for mine all about jam tarts! Mr McIntyre :)

Here is the next reading booklet. Some of you may have done it before, but it is good to recap. Today, just complete the 'Horses' section. The text comes before the questions. :)

Hi everyone. Here is today's timetable. Well done for another week of working hard. I'm going to keep this going as long as I need to, to help you learn just as if you were in school. Now, for those of you who have the reading booklet, you may have finished it, so I am going to post another one on here. We will do it a section at a time. Mr McIntyre :)

Here are the shadow puppet examples!

Hey guys! Having seen some of you recently, it's great to hear that you are doing these home tasks. It is really important that you do them, not only for your learning, but to help you manage your time better when you go to secondary school. Here is today's timetable. Today, I would like you to make a shadow puppet using card, cardboard or even paper. Have a look at the examples on the PowerPoint to help you. Mr McIntyre :)

What is a Shadow? How does it work? Can they change shape and size?

This video will help you to understand all about shadows.

Good morning! Here is the timetable for today. For Science, I would like you to create a guide on how 'How Shadows Work'. I will post a video to help you. Mr McIntyre :)

This example will remind you how to work out larger division calculations.

Here are the green spellings. Write each word out and find out what they mean.

Speed Guide to Short Division

Dividing by 10, 100 and 1000

This video will help you to remember how to divide by 10, 100 and 1000.

Good morning everyone! Here is the timetable for today. I will post some videos to help you with division (dividing by 10/100/1000 and long division too). Today we are going to use the information we have gathered about Isaac Newton to create an poster all about light. Your poster can have flaps and be as colourful as you like. In school, you have made some amazing posters this year, so I know you can do the same.

Your mind map might look something like this. You might even want to copy the layout and subheadings. I have gone for: key facts about light, about his life, about his discoveries and about his experiments.

The Science of Light and Color

Check out how light works!

Use this PowerPoint to get information about Isaac Newton!

Hi Everyone! I hope that you had a good week learning last week. Same again this week! Here is the timetable for today with all your activities on. I am going to post a picture, video and PowerPoint all about the science task you are to do. Mr McIntyre :)

Hi Everyone! Here is the timetable for today. Have a good day!

Cooking! If you want to make some chocolate chip cupcakes (with the help of an adult of course), then use this recipe below. Maths doesn't get more practical than this.

Here is the timetable for today everyone. I hope you are still learning and progressing. Keep working hard! It will all pay off! Mr McIntyre :)

Hi Everyone! Here is a time table for today. When we do handwriting, we are just working through the handwriting booklet in order. As part of your writing, I can't wait to read your Machine Gunners stories. Today, we are writing the problem and resolution, but remember to use the grammar it wants you to use on the sheet. I hope you have found the learning useful so far and got your adults involved at home. Have a good day. Mr McIntyre :)

I have colour-coded the spellings to make them easier to learn. This week we will focus on the yellow spellings.

Negative Numbers

This is a really helpful video to help you understand how negative numbers work.

Multiplying by 10, 100 and 1000

Just a reminder on how to multiply by 10, 100 and 1000. Always draw those columns, and, remember that the decimal point never moves.

I hope the timetable was useful yesterday. Here is a timetable for today and I will upload a few videos to support you again. I hope you are well! Have a good day everyone. Mr McIntyre :)

Multiplying decimal tenths by 1 digit

Multiplying with decimals can be tricky! Here is the helpful method that we use.

Hi Guys! I hope you are all well! I told you I would give you a timetable and an overview on each day and that is exactly what I will do! Remember, the presentation of your work is still important. You all have pride in what you do. I miss teaching you already, but I will do the best I can and even upload some videos to help you with your learning. Click on the document below to see the timetable. Have a good day. Mr McIntyre :)

Rounding with a Number Line

If you are struggling with rounding, number lines are always helpful.

How to Solve 2-Digit by 2-Digit Multiplication

Just a reminder on how to do those tricky column multiplication calculations!

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