Class Barbados

 

 

Welcome to Class Barbados!

 

Home Learning Activities

Please use the links below to access any of the home learning activities which were sent out before school closed, and new activities which will be posted on a weekly basis.

Click here for our maths activities

 Click here for our English activities

Click here for our topic activities

50 Fabulous Things to do Checklist

Currently there are lots of online lessons and activities for children of all ages to choose from. Click here for an online timetable of things going on suitable for children of all ages.

 

23.3.20 Weekly activities

Click here for our writing and spelling challenge

Click here for the Year 5/6 statutory word list

Click here for our maths activity

 

30.3.20 Weekly activities

Click here for our 'Runaway train' reading and writing activity

Click here problem solving maths activity

Click here for our weekly spelling activity

 

20.4.20 Weekly activities

Click here for 'The Golden Key' reading and writing activity

Click here for our algebra activity

Click here for our weekly spelling activity

 

27.4.20 Weekly activities

Click here for our 'Last Warrior' writing activity

Click on the link below for our SPAG learning activity on Hyphens and dashes:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zmnwjhv:

Click on the link below for our BIDMAS learning activity:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zb48d6f

Click here for our weekly spelling activity

 

04.5.20 Weekly activities

Click on the link below for our Short and long multiplication learning activity:

bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/znx2mfr

Follow up activities can be found in your child’s CGP booklet (sent home when the school closed on page 12-13)

Click here for our ‘Unwanted visitors’ reading and writing activity

Click here for our weekly spelling activity

Science learning activities
This term in Science we were going to explore how different living things can be grouped according to their characteristics. Focusing on animals (vertebrates and invertebrates); plants and microorganisms. Below are links to the BBC bitesize website for short learning activities relating to this topic, to complete if you wish:


Activity 1- What is classification?
bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zn22pv4/articles/z3nbcwx

Activity 2- What is a vertebrate?
bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zn22pv4/articles/zp6g7p3

Activity 3- What is an invertebrate?
bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zn22pv4/articles/z8mbqhv

Activity 4- What is a microorganism?

 
 
07.05.20 Learning activities- VE Day
 
 
 
 
11.05.20 Maths activities
 
Below, I have attached the links for 5 lessons around fractions from BBC bitesize. These should be completed in order to ensure a progression of knowledge and skills.


Lesson 1- simplifying fractions
bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zkkm6v4

Lesson 2- comparing and ordering fractions
bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zkk6hbk (link to the lessons)
nrich.maths.org/34 (link to the Nrich maths challenge)

Lesson 3- Add and subtract fractions
bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z7ty382

Lesson 4- Adding and subtracting mixed numbers
bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zfp4kmn

Lesson 5- Multiplying fractions and mixed numbers by integers
bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zbh6hbk

Follow up activities can also be found in your child’s CGP booklet (sent home when the school closed- please check the contents page to locate them)

11.05.20 History learning activities
This term in History we were going to explore Medieval Monarchs. Focusing on the Battle of Hastings, the Tudors and Henry VIII . Below are links to the Oak Academy website for learning activities relating to this topic, to complete if you wish:

In Class Barbados we are lucky to have the best collection of year 5 and 6 pupils in the universe! In the mornings, our Class is made up of incredible Year 6s, who are joined in the afternoons by  wonderful year 5s for exciting topic lessons. Mr Swain is our Class Teacher and we are also lucky to have Mrs Green the class teaching assistant who teaches us on a Thursday afternoon when Mr Swain is planning our future lessons.

In Class Barbados we have high expecations of our pupils and we strive everyday to 'Be the Best We Can Be!'

Click here to view the Age Related Expectations documents for each year group

Click here to view our parent letter for Term 3

Click here to view our curriculum map for Term 3