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Year 6 Lock down SATS!

Learning Pack


Below you will find weekly learning packs which will provide you with a range of learning activities for the week ahead. 

Don't forget to upload the set piece of work on to seesaw for me to see as well as complete the tasks from Purple Mash.


Week 1

Seesaw Support 

We are using Seesaw, which is a secure online digital learning platform, to accompany our new home learning projects which will be available each Monday. 


Below are video guides to show you: how to set up an account; how to upload work to Seesaw and how to comment on a child's piece of work. There is also a written guide below. 

How to set up a Seesaw account

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How to upload work to Seesaw

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How to comment on a child's piece of work

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Week beginning 30.03.2020


Check out this weeks websites for some fun ideas.

Ideas for home learning.


Below you will find a range of websites to support your child in their learning from home. All sites are suitable for both year 5 and year 6 children. 

We will update these weekly to provide variety and support a range of topics. 


Mrs Holt, Mr Thorne and Mrs Curran (Year 5/6 team)


General websites to support learning



Welcome to Year 6 Leopards

Our teacher is Mrs Curran.

Mrs Carter teaches us each Monday.

Mrs Carter and Mrs Blake help us throughout the week. 


Meet the 2019-2020 Year 6 Leopards!

Useful Information

Our PE days are Wednesdays and Fridays.

Times Tables Tests are on Mondays

Spelling Tests are on Mondays. 

Homework is given out on Thursdays and is due in the following Tuesday. 

Please ensure your child reads 3 times a week and that this is recorded in their diary - diaries will be checked each Monday morning and children who have read at least 3 times will receive a raffle ticket with the chance of winning a book during Praise Assembly each week. 

Class News

Paul Cookson Poet Workshop

Paul Cookson Video 1

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Paul Cookson Video 2

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Paul Cookson Video 3

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Paul Cookson Video 4

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Paul Cookson Video 5

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Times Tables Rock Star Day!

On Thursday 5th December, years 5 and 6 enjoyed a truly amazing visit to 'The Holocaust Centre' in Laxton. We were incredibly lucky to hear a Holocaust survivor: Bob Norton who talked to us about his life before, during and after WW2. We also followed the life of Leo, a 10 year old Jewish boy, through 'The Journey' exhibition. 

Children In Need 2019

Children In Need Joe Wicks Exercise!

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More Morning Exercise!

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On Tuesday 12th November years 5 and 6 enjoyed a super World War 2 day. We researched the timeline of WWII; looked at and made our own propaganda posters; took part in a strict army drill led by Sergeant Thorne and enjoyed tomato soup, cheese bread whilst listening to war time music. Check out our photos and videos below:

Army Drill

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Press Ups

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Off we go ...

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More marching!

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On Tuesday 1st October, Years 5 and 6 enjoyed a fantastic visit to Eyam - The Plague Village. We spent time in the museum; looked at the Plague Cottages; Lydgate Graves; walked to the Boundary Stone and enjoyed a talk in the church. Thank you to all the kind adults who came to help us.

Check out our photos below:

Our topics this year will be:


Autumn Term

Autumn 1 – Fever, Fire and Fashion – History focusing on The Plague

Autumn 2 – Battle of Britain – History focusing on World War 2


Spring Term

Spring 1 – Poles Apart – Geography and Science focus on friction/forces

Spring 2 – Who’s Taking Control? Robots – Science focus on electricity


Summer Term

Summer 1 – Our Commonwealth (British Empire) – Geography focus

Summer 2 – Voyage of Discovery – Science focus on Darwin, Adaption and selection

SATs TestsThere will be a meeting later in the year to discuss the tests in more detail, however the test dates are Monday 11th May 2020 – Thursday 14th May. Please DO NOT book any holidays during this week.


Residential – The year 5 and 6 residential to Walesby has been booked for Monday 15th June 2020 – Wednesday 17th June.



Our next Year 5 and 6 trip is: 

Thursday 5th December - The Holocaust Centre in Laxton

A copy of the letter is below:

Useful Websites