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 ARC 

 Year 5 and 6 

 

 Summer 2 Home Learning  

 Week 2 

 

Tuesday 9th June

Reading

Read the last part of the story again:

" Goodbye!" He trotted past his cousins. You can have my nest. I'm going to Tunnel's End!"

"You'll starve! said Pit.

"You'll be gobbled up!" said Ripper. 

Carmel sniffed. "Tunnel's End? That's just an old mice tale!"

The next train drowned out their laughter.

Nib counted five trains before he looked back. He had never been this far from home.

Scan the text for these two words

you'll 

that's

Which punctuation mark is used? Why?

REMEMBER:

An apostrophe ( ') is used when letters are missed out to join two words to make one.  This is sometimes called 'omission' or 'contraction'

Which letters have been missed out in the two words above?

you'll - you will

that's - that i

Writing:

Can you write the two words which these words are made from? 

Scroll down to the bottom for some help or for your answers.

Write the words in  a chart in your book 

word pair       contraction

you will                   you'll

Maths:

Here are the answers for your arithmetic test:

Don't forget to colour the ones you got right and the ones you got wrong

I hope you did well!

Now try this fun maths game to check how much you have remembered about

2D and 3D shapes

     Click here

I am very excited to see you all in school tomorrow.

I have missed you all! 

Remember: 

  • School starts at 9am 
  • Wear your school uniform
  • You must not bring anything to school-only a packed lunch (if you have one) 
  • The taxi or your parent will bring you to the main school entrance. This is where you will be collected from at the end of the day (3pm)
  • I will be there to meet you
  • Don't worry about anything- everything will be fine! 
  • Get a good night's sleep!

 

Here is a song for you to listen to...

Click here

See you tomorrow!

Monday 8th June

First,do the 5 minute switch on to get your body and mind ready to learn:

Reading:

Listen to the next part of the story:

Here is the text for you to read again...

" Goodbye!" He trotted past his cousins. You can have my nest. I'm going to Tunnel's End!"

"You'll starve! said Pit.

"You'll be gobbled up!" said Ripper. 

Carmel sniffed. "Tunnel's End? That's just an old mice tale!"

The next train drowned out their laughter.

Nib counted five trains before he looked back. He had never been this far from home.

Scan the text to find the answers to these questions:

1.Which mouse thought that Nib would get eaten?

2.Who didn't believe there was a place called Tunnel's End?

3. Which mouse thought that Nib would find nothing to eat?

Think about your own ideas:

4. Why do you think the mice laughed?

5. How do you think Nib felt when they laughed?

Writing:

Think about what Nib might have said to his cousins.

Draw a speech bubble in your book and write your ideas in it.  

Maths:

Here are the answers to the 3D shape work from yesterday:

How many did you get right?

Here is your arithmetic test for this week. Don't forget to use your jottings!

You can check your answers tomorrow!

Bye bye for now!