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Dear parents & carers of a wonderful Y6 child,

As you are aware, Sheffield schools will be closed for a short period due to the Coronavirus (COVID- 19). We want to minimise the impact this will have on your child’s learning so we have put together this bank of ideas to ensure your child will continue learning and consolidating their understanding whilst being away from school.

In addition, we would ask that you access the following activities that have been set here by Mrs Soar & Mrs Stone (Mon to Fri during normal school times).

Set Activities: 

Good morning Y6

Friday 27th March
  • Daily reading practice

Aim for 20 minutes if you can.

  • Spelling practice

Bronze                          Silver                                      Gold

path                               perhaps                                  familiar

bath                               popular                                   foreign


  • English Revision book pages 12 and 13 – prefixes
  • Maths Revision book pages 12 and 13 – place value

Don’t forget that you can access other subjects on Sam learning, as well as additional tasks to support your daily Maths and English if required.


Fancy something different this week?


Download resources and get writing.  Your parent or carer can send in your entry once completed.  Closing date April 30th.

Children could have a go at the following:

  • SATS revision
  • SAM Learning
  • TT Rockstars and Prodigy
  • Practice previously learnt spellings and put each into a sentence
  • Write a non-chronological report on a subject of your choice
  • Write a leaflet about re-introducing wolves into the UK
  • Practice all the year 6 methods of calculation (See TASS website)
  • Research the different cities in Brazil. Create a fact-file about each
  • Create your own story based on a wolf or family of wolves
  • Make your own maths game and write instructions for how to play it
  • Look at activities on Twinkl as they are offering one month free for pupils of schools that have closed

Links to free websites & resources:

Access Twinkl resources via: https://www.twinkl.co.uk/offer & put in the code: UKTWINKLHELPS


A full list of education companies offering free subscriptions due to school closings:


Staff and parents can gain unlimited access to lots of lovely stories via this link:


Many thanks & we hope to be back at school with everyone safe & well as soon as possible!

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