What to expect - Year 6
Y6 Home Learning
Approximate Directed Activity Time - 3.5 hours - 4 hours
Activities can be spread out across the day to suit your circumstances
Ideally we would like every child to do the following each day;
Read for 30 minutes
Spend around 45 minutes completing the Writing task for the day
Spend 40 minutes completing the Maths task for the day
Practise Times Tables for 10-15 minutes
Revise the work they have covered in English and Maths this year using their
Record their activities, thoughts and feelings in their Daily Diary
Complete the day's task set from another subject area (about 30- 45 minutes)
Structured Activities this week
These activities will need an adult to either work with the children or check their work afterwards so that they get the most from their learning.
English: please do the following each day
Reading (approx. 20 minutes).
Writing (approx. 45- 60 minutes)
Maths: please do the following each day
Maths Activities (approx. 40 mins) All children have been sent home with copies of the sheets in the normal school workbook. The teacher guide has been emailed to all parents also.
Times Tables Rock Stars (10-15 mins)
SAT Preparation - Please do one of these activities each day. You can choose from:
You should schedule some time each day for your child to work independently from you. Below are some activities that children can complete without (or with minimal) adult support or supervision.
Discovery Education Mini Projects :
https://www.discoveryeducation.co.uk Explore any of the resources in the KS2 section. What are you interested in? It could be linked to your topic, something you covered in another year and want to revisit, the news, or any other area of interest.
Research your chosen area and present what you have been learning about in a mini project. You can produce anything you like based on what you know and have found out – be as creative as you like. You could:
or think of another way yourself!