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TUESDAY 02.03.21

Two tasks to send in today: English and Maths.  Remember to send in all parts of the task and read the tasks and questions carefully.

You Tube video sent by email -

Maths: (1) 'In Focus & Let's Learn' (2) Guided Practice & Independent Practice

Story:  Teacher Swap - Mrs Bennett reading to Year 6.

9:00 – 10:00 Maths (SEND IN) You Tube Video

Maths No Problem

LO:  To find the volume of cubes and cuboids.

Make sure you have the You Tube video that goes over the ‘In Focus’, but also the ‘Guided Practice’ and the worksheet if needed.  SHOW WORKINGS throughout!


  1. Go through the ‘In Focus’ task with me on the video.
  2. Complete the ‘Guided Practice’ – write the answers on the Word document.
  3. Worksheet.  Complete – all questions.

Extension: Complete the challenge question. 

Mrs. Holdaway’s Group

LO: Understand that area is a measure of surface and is measured in square units (Part 2).

In this lesson you will look at the difference between perimeter and area and learn a strategy for calculating area.

  1. Complete the ‘Intro Quiz’.
  2. Work through the main learning.
  3. Complete the task by calculating the numbered sections on the floor plan on the worksheet.  Put the information into the table.

10:00 – 10:45 Reading

World Book Day Activity:  Masked Reader

Load up the PowerPoint (I've snet this in the email this morning, as it's filesize is too large to upload to the website) and click on ‘Slideshow’ then ‘From Beginning’.  Play along with the game: The Masked Reader, which is all the rage this year: I wonder why?  Can you guess each of the celebrities and their books?

Extension:  Write three clues for a celebrity of your choice and a book for me to guess who they are and which book – can you catch me out?


11:00 – 12:00 PSHE

Use this time to finish your ‘What Makes you Feel Good Poster’.  Year 4 are currently winning: let’s go for it!

11:20 – 11:40 – Zoom Meeting (Year 6).  I will be going through some of the things that we will be doing when we get back to school, answering any questions that you have, but most importantly giving you time to talk to each other – in a controlled way!  Click the link below: codes will have been sent in this morning’s email.

1:00 – 2:00 English (SEND IN)

LO: To plan a biography.

This is lesson 8 of 10.  If you haven’t completed the other lessons, then go back and complete them before beginning today’s lesson.  In this lesson, you will plan your introduction, main body and concluding paragraphs of your biography.


  1. Follow the lesson through, using the worksheet to complete the mini-tasks throughout.

2:00 – 3:00 PE

This week Mr Ashby would like you to have a go at some of the Joe Wickes workouts.  Start with the one below, but as this is only 20 mins, could you do one for the next two days also to reach the goal of 60 mins in total?