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Homework

English

Date given: Friday 7th February

Due in: Friday 15th February

 

500 Words Competition:

You will need to submit your story yourself, following the links on the website. It needs to be 500 words in total and can be on any subject of your choice! Please print out a copy of your typed story and stick it in your red homework book. If you do not have access to a computer please hand-write your story in your red homework book.

 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00rfvk1

 

Each Year 6 child is expected to read for half an hour each night and record how many pages read in their reading record. 

This is the link for the cereal bars incase anyone wants to make extra batches at home! 

https://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/2984673/breakfast-bar

Termly Spellings

Please find below the spellings for Year 6 for this Autumn term. We would appreciate if you would spend time helping your child practise these using a variety of spelling strategies. The children will be tested the week before the last week of each term. 

Year 6 Autumn 1 Spelling List

  1. allowed
  2. immediately
  3. determined
  4. communication
  5. dessert
  6. criticise
  7. rhythm
  8. considerable
  9. development
  10. interrupt
  11. stationary
  12. accompany
  13. hesitation
  14. official
  15. conscience
  16. Parliament
  17. existence
  18. plough
  19. initial
  20. aisle

Year 6 Autumn 2 spelling list

  1. attention
  2. cereal
  3. affect
  4. physically
  5. fought
  6. definitely
  7. leisure
  8. wary
  9. practice
  10. sensibly
  11. amateur
  12. queue
  13. exaggerate
  14. pronunciation
  15. opportunity
  16. environmental
  17. financial
  18. achievement
  19. toleration
  20. ambitious

Year 6 Spellings Term 3

  1. convenience
  2. assistance
  3. vehicle
  4. solemn
  5. apparently
  6. attachment
  7. sacrifice
  8. principal
  9. suspicious
  10. precede
  11. perceive
  12. coordinate
  13. innocence
  14. ancient
  15. cemetery
  16. prejudice
  17. disastrous
  18. frequently
  19. persuasion
  20. borough

Spelling Test Term 4

  1. observe
  2. advice
  3. knight
  4. interference
  5. application
  6. embarrass
  7. ceiling
  8. changeable
  9. cooperate
  10. prophet
  11. sincerely
  12. available
  13. transferred
  14. legible
  15. conscious
  16. independence
  17. substantial
  18. privilege
  19. occupy
  20. hindrance