Year 6 Topic Home Learning
This week we would like you to watch the second episode of Blitz Street which you can access by clicking the link below.
We will also be learning about evacuation. Look through the PowerPoint and answer the questions about the suitcase. Then look at the thinking hats questions on the PowerPoint and complete the sheet. Both of these activities will help you to write the evacuee letter writing task which is part of your English homework.
You can also watch this video: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/history-ks2-an-evacuees-adventure/zk7hy9q
Look through the PowerPoint and read the information sheet to learn about rationing during WW2. Think about the food that you eat now then create a menu for the week from the foods that were available during rationing.
Click here to view the PowerPoint: https://istnorfolk-my.sharepoint.com/:f:/g/personal/ewarminger_istnorfolk_co_uk/EoubgjiQ2ElMuAAuvrRkX_gBskRqim5x7Inps2flonNGig?e=f6dxJQ
There is also a video to watch: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/history-ks2-rationing-in-the-uk/zbgby9q
If you’d like to do more work on rationing, read the text below and answer the reading comprehension questions.
Design and Technology
Create your own gas mask box.
This term we will be revising some of the main concepts in science that you have learned in key stage two. Our Science topic is ‘The Science of Sport’. This week we will be looking at the best type of grasses to use for sport pitches.
Using the information below, can you choose the best grasses for a pitch and explain your thinking?