Ellingham VC Primary School

Part of the Ellingham VC & Woodton Primary School Federation

Ellingham VC Primary School is currently only open for children of Critical Workers and Vulnerable Children.

Year 6

Summer Term 2020 - Week 7

Viking home learning Week 7

Viking Runes

Anglo-Saxons Runes

monday maths Ancient Runes

Maths Runes and Party Planning


The River Ganges



Separating Mixtures Explanations Activity Sheet

Separating Mixtures experiment


Mixtures Activity Sheet  

Instructions success criteria


Summer Term 2020 - Week 6

Viking Home Learning plan Week 6

Viking Recipes

 Symbols and Meanings



Rivers Vocabulary Matching Game

Rivers of the world

Rivers non-fiction-reading-comprehension-activity

Natural Dyeing

River Word Search 1

Multiplication Mosaic

Maths challenges

Maths Challenge-Screen time


Hindu Symbols digit cards


Summer Term 2020 - Week 5

Vikings Home -learning Plan Week 5

Hindu gods


River diagram

The Journey of a River

Solutions and Dissolving


Summer Term 2020 - Week 4

Viking home-learning Week 4

Beowulf Phrase sheet from version by Michael Morpurgo

BEOWULF synopsis

vikings Beowulf word-bank


Fireworks in a Glass

hindu gods

The Water Cycle


Summer Term 2020 - Week 3

vikings home-learning week 3


Viking conversation success criteria

 Reversible Change


Hinduism Puja Plate

Summer Term 2020 - Week 2

vikings home-learning week 2

Viking shield template

Viking weapons

Properties of Materials grid

viking description word -bank

Character Portrait success criteria

Summer Term 2020 - Week 1

Vikings home-learning week1

Letter of complaint spidergram

Letter of Complaint phrases

Vikings Fact Sheet Comprehension - Year 6

Viking Comprehension Questions - Year 6

April 2020 Vivaldi Spring

Spring Term 2020



Write a futuristic setting description


  • Use this work-bank and a thesaurus ( you can do this on-line).

Swallows Word Bank Futuristic Settings

  • Use images below to help you (if you click on them they get bigger).

Remember to link your sentences using connectives and prepositional phrases.

Write a Science Fiction Story


  • Read extracts : The Arrival, Killer alien description, Alien Landing, Starwars . Google: Si-Fi- Literacy Wagoll
  • Pobble 365 http://www.pobble365.com/
    • The Visitor (April 24th)
    • The Invasion (Feb 4th)Think about the necessary features to include:

Think about the necessary features to include:

  • Set in the future, in space or another planet.
  • Has characters or creatures from another world or time.
  • Include imaginary, futuristic technology and terminology.
  • A dilemma (not necessarily a resolution.)
  • Not chronological-Start in the middle of the action, then work backwards to fill in detail.
  • Build suspense with short sentences.
  • Use dialogue to create atmosphere and move the story along.
  • Show characters’ emotions – fear of the unknown.
  • Cliffhangers…

Alien Storyboard

Plan and design a story-board for a short animation.

The animation could be set on another planet, or about aliens invading Earth.

Keep your design simple- with 6 shots and backgrounds.

Think about the resources you would need to make characters and scenery and any sound effects, you would use.


  • Watch: A Grand Day Out – Wallace and Grommit on YouTube to give you some ideas.

Virgin Galactic Writing Activity

thumbnail of Virgin Galactic Writing Plan


The Space Race

Research and write a chronological report and create an illustrated timeline

Useful websites:






Design, plan and make a Moon-buggy using recycled materials.

Think about the surface of the moon and lack of gravity. (Friction and Forces)

Try your buggy out on different surfaces.

Paper Aeroplanes

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Please find attached some French learning from Mrs Wells.

Year 6 French 1

Year 6 French 2