Home Learning - January 2020

Each week, please follow the learning provided on this page and the 2Dos on Purple Mash. In year 6, we expect you to complete a math and literacy lesson, at least 1 2Do on Purple mash and a topic lesson EACH DAY. Make sure you keep evidence of your learning for when you return and you can also send us examples or photos of your work on the PurpleMash class blog, or to the school office: office@stjohnfisher.co.uk

Weekly music lessons can be found on this link to Rock Steady. KS2 session run every Friday at 2- 2:30pm. Use this Link which will update weekly: Friday 15th January - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=700gKDgHH58&feature=youtu.be  

Weekly PE can now be down with Joe Wickes on his YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAxW1XT0iEJo0TYlRfn6rYQ

RE week 2-4

Please see the home learning for RE for our Unit on Christmas. You need to complete 2 RE lessons a week, as we would in school. Please record you RE learning in a special book or folder. If you need a book, you can ask the office for one. Click below for your learning:

RE - Home Learning - Yr 6 - Unit D Christmas - Jan 2021.docx

Week 3 (18th - 22nd January)


Maths week 3

Please follow the link below to access videos and activities linked to our current learning for SPRING WEEK 3- Percentages and use the tabs below to find worksheets for each day...pick the video to match the worksheet name.


Math week 3 - sheets & Teaching slides

 Lesson 1 - Fractions-to-percentages yr 6.pdfDownload
 lesson 1 - yr 5 recap - Understand-percentages.pdfDownload
 Lesson 1 PowerPoint-Fractions-to-percentages.pptxDownload
 Lesson 2 - Equivalent-FDP.pdfDownload
 Lesson 2 PowerPoint - Equivalent-FDP.pptxDownload
 lesson 3 - order FDP.pdfDownload
 Lesson 3 PowerPoint -Order-FDP.pptxDownload
 Lesson 4 - Percentage-of-an-amount-1.pdfDownload
 Lesson 4 - PowerPoint - percentage-of-an-amount.pptxDownload
 lesson 5 - Percentage-of-an-amount-2.pdfDownload
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Other useful math resources - week 3

 Flash Back 4 - Year-6-Spring-Block-2.pptxDownload
 Year 6-decimals-knowledge-organiser.pdfDownload
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Literacy week 3 

I hope you are enjoying The Wolf Wilder and joining Feo on her heart-racing adventures! This week, we will continue to read a chapter each day as we explore characters to build on our skills before we write our own Arctic adventures. Please follow the daily planning & reading. Don't forget to discuss our chapters on the class blog. 

Literacy plan & chapters

 Literacy - Wolf Wilder - Chapter 5.docxDownload
 Literacy - Wolf Wilder - Chapter 6.docxDownload
 Literacy - Wolf Wilder - Chapter 7.docxDownload
 Literacy - Wolf Wilder - Chapter 8.docxDownload
 Literacy - Wolf Wilder - Chapter 9.docxDownload
 Yr 5-6 Literacy plan - week 3.docxDownload
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Topic Week 3 

This week you will learn about Robert Falcon Scott, how to classify animals and create more Inuit art...

 Frozen Kingdom - Art - animal-stencil.pdfDownload
 Home Learning - Art Week 3.docxDownload
 Home Learning -Topic Week 3 task.docxDownload
 Science - Week 3 - Polar animals picture cards.pdfDownload
 Science - Week 3 - Unusual animals picture cards.pdfDownload
 Science - week 3- Classification key diagram.pdfDownload
 Topic - Robert Falcon Scott info sheet.pdfDownload
 Topic - Scotts decisions answer sheet.pdfDownload
 Topic - Scotts decisions recording sheet.pdfDownload
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                                 Week 2 (11th - 15th January)

Maths week 2

Please follow the link below to access videos and activities linked to our current learning for SPRING WEEK 2- Number & Decimal and use the tabs below to find worksheets for each day...


You can also find work books you can do at home on the White Rose Home Learning page:


You can access all years and blocks from last term you may wish to revise!


Literacy week 2

This week we are going to begin reading and working on our new novel called 'The Wolf Wilder'.

Below you will find links to each chapter and the activities we would like you to complete. Please only read each chapter as directed on the plan. We have also provided you with a Story organiser to keep notes.

This is another fascinating story with lots of twists and turns. Please remember to keep uploading examples of your work either to our new Class Blog in Purple Mash or email copies to the school officeoffice@stjohnfisher.co.uk

 Literacy - Wolf Wilder - A Note on Wilders.docxDownload
 Literacy - Wolf Wilder - Chapter 1.docxDownload
 Literacy - Wolf Wilder - Chapter 2.docxDownload
 Literacy - Wolf Wilder - Chapter 3.docxDownload
 Literacy - Wolf Wilder - Chapter 4.docxDownload
 Wolf Wilder - Story organsier-Home Learning.docxDownload
 Yr 5-6 Literacy plan - Week 2.docxDownload
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This weeks' spellings are: spellings with the pattern 'ough'

  • ought
  • bought
  • brought
  • thought 
  • nought
  • cough
  • plough
  • although

Please write a definition for each and use it in a sentence as you would normally do in your Homework book. 

ART week 2

This week, we are beginning to look at the style of art which the Inuit people are famous for. Use the first slide on the powerpoint to give you ideas for different activities to complete.

Useful links: 





 inuit art recoridng sheet.docxDownload
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Science/Topic week 2

Please work your way through the PowerPoint slides for information and instructions on the activities to complete. The resources you need are also here for you to download.

Useful topic links:




 Animal adaptions fact file - Week 2.docxDownload
 Polar Climate Activity Sheet.pdfDownload
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Week 1 - (5th - 8th January)


Maths week 1

Please follow the link below to access videos and activities linked to our current learning for SPRING WEEK 1- Number & Decimal and use the tabs below to find worksheets for each day...


Worksheets for this week:

 lesson 1 - classroom secrets sheet.pdfDownload
 lesson 1- recap decimals up to 2 places.pdfDownload
 Lesson 2 - recap thousandths.pdfDownload
 lesson 3 - 3 decimal places - yr 6.pdfDownload
 lesson 3 - classroom secrets sheet.pdfDownload
 lesson 4 - classroom secrets sheet.pptxDownload
 lesson 4 - Multiply-by-10-100-and-1000.pdfDownload
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Literacy week 1

This week, you will be looking at our Ebook: A Place for Plastic. Spend time looking at the detailed illustrations, think about themes and messages in the story. Below, you will find the story PowerPoint and some activities that go with it, including writing a letter to our local MP - Annaliese Dodds - once again. 

 A Place for Plastic - Stroy PowerPoint.pptxDownload
 End plastic pollution-differentiated-reading-comprehension.pdfDownload
 Letter to a Local MP Template.pdfDownload
 Ocean Pollution Writing Activity.pdfDownload
 Reading Questions on story.pptxDownload
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RE week 1

For RE this week, please reflect on your goals from last term and prepare for the one ahead by writing you missions. Please use our virtues for this term - Generous and Grateful - to help you think about personal and academic goals for this term. To fit our topic, I would like you to do these missions on snowflakes (homemade or using the link below) and send them to me via PurpleMash or the office email, for our class mission wall. 

Virtues - Grateful and Generous pray it live it.pdf

snowflake mission template





What can you do at home?

Additional Literacy links:


Maths Revision: 

These sites can help children to consolidate their knowledge and get faster at using what they know.  Help your child to stay motivated by working with them to choose a level which is challenging AND achieveable!