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Year Group Closure 15/12/20

Christmas Homework

We would like you to make a Norman or Saxon shield over the holidays - please see the document for more information. The year 6 team wish you the happiest of Christmases.


Thursday 17th December 

Active Time 


Please see the ‘Keep Active at Home’ page on the school website for ideas. 

Here is a link to a Christmas themed Just Dance.

Word of the day 




Get an adult at home to give you a spelling test. Let us know on Dojo how many you get right.

Add es if the word ends in a-ch, -s, -ss,  -sh, -x, or –z (you can hear a hissing buzzing shushing sound).


index – indexes         watch – watches           confess – confesses     finish - finishes

embarrass – embarrasses          harass-harasses               attach – attaches

monarch –monarchs              demolish – demolishes           encompass – encompasses 

N.B root word is given in bold as well as the words to be learned



Maths Mystery Game

(resources below in resources section)

Times Tables 


Log in to TT Rockstars and try and beat your best score. 

You could also play Hit the Button on


The Naughty or Nice List Christmas Escape the Room Maths Game

Apply learning, and challenge reasoning and problem-solving skills with this fun, Christmas-themed group game. Children solve a range of maths puzzles in order to find the keypad code which will unlock the desk drawer that holds Santa's naughty or nice list.

(resources below in resources section)



Please see the ‘Generic Reading to do at home’ link on the school website to choose a book for your daily reading. 


Watch ‘Mr. Christmas’

Remember to quiz on AR after. The quiz number is 217193.

Christmas Activities

Choreograph a dance to your favourite song (it could be a Christmas song).