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Key Stage 2

Welcome to the KS2 page!

This page is for children who are taught by Miss Hill (Y3/4), Mrs Boucher (Y5) or Mrs Wyatt (Y6). If you are off school due to isolation, you can complete the tasks below if you are well enough to do so. You will also find your spellings and homework on this page. 

Miss Hill’s email: StaffFive@amingtonheath.staffs.sch.uk

Mrs Boucher’s email: StaffFour@amingtonheath.staffs.sch.uk

Mrs Wyatt’s email: StaffSix@amingtonheath.staffs.sch.uk

MINI ADVENTURE 

Help!! Some of the younger children are a little scared of shadows and they are due to take part in a base camp next year. We don't want them to feel afraid on camp so our aim is to find out all about light and shadows to help them understand how they are formed and realise that they're not that scary after all!

WE ARE SCIENTISTS! 

Discover how light travels, how we see and how colours are formed bby following these lessons from teh Oak National Academy. 

Week 1 - 

CLICK ME TO START YOUR JOURNEY INTO LIGHT AND SHADOWS

Week 2 - 

CLICK ME TO DISCOVER MORE ABOUT LIGHT, REFLECTION AND REFRACTION!

Over the next couple of weeks, we will be learning all about time in maths. How confident do you feel ? Start where you feel you most need to using the challenge levels and descriptions below. 

MILD - Read time to the nearest 5 minutes.BEGIN ON LESSON 6  

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SPICY - Read time on an analogue clock to the nearest minute. 

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HOT - Learn to convert between analogue and digital time then use this knowldege to convert between units of time and solve time problems. 

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WEEK 1 - This week in English, we will be revisiting and securing our knowledge of sentence types and relative clauses. 

Follow the link below to practise the different sentence types and consolidate your knowledge of relative clauses 

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WEEK 2 - 

This week you will be writing an explanation text using your scientific understanding of light. 

FOLLOW THIS LINK to find out all about the features of an explanation text. Remember, your text is going to be all about light not chocolate! 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-identify-the-features-of-an-explanation-text-6cwk4d?step=1&activity=video

Over the next few days, you are going to plan and write your own explanation text all about light. 

DAY 2 - Plan your explanation text. Try using the planning frame below to help you. 

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Over the next 3 days, you should write your own explanation text using the plan you created. Remember to include relative clauses, technical vocabulary, parenthesis and vary the way that your sentences start.

Don't forget to send them to me once you're done, I'm really looking forward to reading them!

Keep your reading skills fresh using the comprehensions below. Choose from mild, spicy or hot. 

TEXT

MILD 

HOT 

 

 

Year 3/4 Home Learning

Maths: This week we are looking at decimals. 

Tuesday: https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/recognising-decimal-hundredths-part-1-c4v3ed

Wednesday: https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/recognising-decimal-hundredths-part-2-cmukcd

Thursday: https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/comparing-decimals-61j38d

Friday: https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/rounding-decimals-part-1-crvk6c

 

Writing: This week we are going to be planning and writing our persuasive letters. 

Tuesday: Plan your persuasive letter using this document to help you.

Wednesday and Thursday: Write your persuasive letter to the local MP.

Friday: Edit your letter and re-draft. Ensure it includes all the things on your success criteria! 

 

Mini-Adventure: 

Tuesday: 

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Thursday: 

Friday: 

Reading: 

Text 1