St Mary's CE Primary School

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Homework

 

This is a really important term, especially for year 6 pupils who take their SATs in May, so it is vital that you keep your skills topped up.  As usual, arithmetic and spellings will be given out weekly and will be marked in class every Monday.  On top of this, year six pupils are expected to complete one ten minute test in reading, grammar and maths per week as well as completing the following pages from their revision booklets:

Week beginning 16th April

Maths (units and conversions/calculating with measures)

Standard - pages 50-55

Advanced - pages 51-54

Foundation - pages 50-59

SPAG

pages 22-26 and pages 68-71

 

Week beginning 23rd April

Maths (statistics/angles)

Standard - pages 75-79 and 64-65

Advanced - pages 78-83 and 62-63

Foundation - pages 83-89 and 68-71

SPAG

pages 27-35 and pages 72-77

Week beginning 30th April

Maths (perimeter, area and volume)

Standard - pages 56-63

Advanced - pages 55-61

Foundation - pages 61-67

SPAG

pages 50-51 and pages 78-81

Week beginning 7th May

Maths (2D and 3D shapes)

Standard - pages 66-69

Advanced - pages 64-71

Foundation - pages 72-75

SPAG

pages 58-63 and pages 82-97

 

Year 5 children need to complete mental arithmetic and spelling homework as well as reading five times a week.

 This week's spellings - 

TERM 5 SPELLING LISTS

week beginning 16th April

week beginning 23rd April

week beginning 30th April

Learn Statutory Words

hindrance

identity

immediate(ly)

individual

interfere

interrupt

language

leisure

lightning

 

marvellous

mischievous

muscle

necessary

neighbour

nuisance

occupy

occur

opportunity

parliament persuade

physical

prejudice

privilege

profession

programme

 

pronunciation

queue

recognise

recommend

relevant

restaurant

rhyme

rhythm

sacrifice

secretary

shoulder

signature

sincere(ly)

soldier

stomach

sufficient

suggest

 

symbol

system

temperature

thorough

twelfth

variety

vegetable

vehicle

yacht

week beginning 7th May

Revise Spelling Patterns

Words with the /i:/ sound spelt ei after c

Words containing the letter-string ough

Homophones and other words that are often confused

·       deceive

·       conceive

·       ceiling

·       bought

·       tough

·       cough

·       although

·       through

·       borough

·       plough

·       father / farther

·       guessed / guest

·       practice / practise

·       morning / mourning

·       profit / prophet

·       stationary / stationery

·       steal / steel

Words with ‘silent’ letters (i.e. letters whose presence cannot be predicted from the pronunciation of the word)

·       doubt

·       island

·       knight

As requested, "Pointless" games are now available for you to download and play (you might even like to challenge your parents).

 

To help you with your work, the following resources might be useful. The maths booster resources are things you absolutely must know by the time you take your SATs and the maths revision resources are things you really should know by the end of year 6.  If you scroll down below the maths resources you will find some grammar resources to help you prepare for your SPAG test.

 

You are all doing really well so keep up the good work.

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Priory homework timetable.docxDownload
Set-G---36-Lists---word-list-overview.pdfDownload
Set-H---36-Lists---word-list-overview.pdfDownload
Set-I---36-Lists---word-list-overview.pdfDownload
Set-J---36-Lists---word-list-overview.pdfDownload
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pointless MATHS.pptxDownload
pointless-spag.pptxDownload
pointless-spellings-y3-y4.pptxDownload
pointless-spellings-y5-y6.pptxDownload
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maths-booster-addition-and-subtraction.pptDownload
maths-booster-area-and-perimeter.pptDownload
maths-booster-fractions-decimals-percentages.pptDownload
maths-booster-fractions.pptDownload
maths-booster-multiplication-and-division.pptDownload
maths-booster-place-value.pptDownload
maths-booster-word-problems.pptDownload
Maths-Revision-Angles.pptDownload
Maths-Revision-Area.pptDownload
Maths-Revision-Calculation-Strategies.pptDownload
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adverbs-revision.pptDownload
apostrophes-revision.pptDownload
collective-nouns-revision.pptDownload
colons-and-semicolons-revision.pptDownload
compound-sentences-revision.pptDownload
dashes-and-hyphens-revision.pptDownload
direct-and-indirect-speech-revision.pptDownload
homonyms-revision.pptDownload
homophones-revision.pptDownload
homophones1-revision.pptDownload
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