"Pupils behave well. They play happily together and consider each other’s needs very well.""Parents are right to be pleased with the quality of teaching at the school.""Pupils learn well because the work they do provides good levels of challenge and helps them learn new skills.""There is a happy and purposeful atmosphere in classrooms.""The curriculum supports pupils’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development effectively.""Pupils get off to a good start in early years."

Kestrels Home learning

Friday 17th July  

Good Morning Kestrels,

We made it! Have a wonderful and safe Summer!

Mrs Meredith

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Kestrels Home learning

Spreading My Wings

Thursday 16th July

Morning Kestrels!

Here is today's learning: 

Art: Create art of your class bird, inspired by Laura Cooper

Music: Birdsong!

Here is your Math’s link:

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning

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 Time-lapse Wren Art.MOVDownload
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Kestrels Home learning

Spreading My Wings

Wednesday 15th July

Morning Kestrels!

Here is today's learning: 

Science: Create a documentary 

Here is your Math’s link:

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Spreading My Wings

Tuesday 14th July

Morning Kestrels!

Here is today's learning: 

Literacy: Draft a poem about a Kestrel. Use the RSPB link to help you. 

Here is your Math’s link:

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning

Science: Match the different class birds to their nests and eggs!

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 RSPB Bird Facts.pdfDownload
 Science KS2 Bird Habitats.pdfDownload
 The Windhover KS2.pdfDownload
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Kestrels Home learning

Spreading My Wings

Monday 13th July

Morning Kestrels!

One more week! 
This week we're going to focus on transitioning and celebrating our year as Kestrels :

Literacy:  Grammar and creating a leaflet about the kestrel.

Here is your Math’s link:

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning

PSHE: Spreading My Wings booklet/questions about Year 7

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 Spreading My Wings Year 5-6.pdfDownload
 Spreading My Wings Year 6-7.pdfDownload
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Kestrels Home learning

Friday 10th July  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Here are your tasks for today. You're going to learn about the benefits of exercise in PSHE.

Have a sunny weekend.

Mrs Meredith

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Thursday 9th July  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Here are your tasks for today. You're going to write some instructions and learn a song!

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Wednesday 8th July  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Here are your tasks for today. Enjoy!

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Tuesday 7th July  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Here are your activities for today. Don't forget to email me any work you would like me to see. 

Have a good day.

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Monday 6th July  

Good Morning Kestrels,

I hope you had a good weekend.

Your tasks for today are below. Don't forget to ask someone at home to test you on your spellings. 

Enjoy.

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Friday 3rd July  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Here are your tasks for today. You're going to learn about the different nutrients you need to have a balanced diet in PSHE.

Have a good weekend.

Mrs Meredith

 

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Thursday 2nd July  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Here are your tasks for today. You're going to write a persuasive letter and make a shadow puppet!

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Wednesday 1st July  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Here are your tasks for today. Enjoy!

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Tuesday 30th June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Your tasks for today are below. Don't forget you can email me any work you would like me to see. 

Have a good day!

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Parent folder
Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Monday 29th June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Here are your tasks for today. Your grammar activity is on brackets, dashes and commas today.

Have a good day.

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Friday 26th June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

What glorious weather!

Here are your tasks for today. 

Have a great weekend! 

Mrs Meredith

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Thursday 25th June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Here are your tasks for today. In Science, you're going to draw and label your ideal garden!

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Wednesday 24th June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

How did you get on with yesterday's activities?

Here are your tasks for today. Enjoy!

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Tuesday 23rd June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

I hope you managed to enjoy some of the sunshine we had yesterday. More on the way!

Here are today's tasks. Our Literacy work this week is based on a book called "Zahra."

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Monday 22nd June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Here are your tasks for today. Your grammar activity is on pronouns today.

Have a good day.

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Friday 19th June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Hopefully the weather will brighten up a little at the weekend!

Here are your tasks for today. 

Have a good weekend! 

Mrs Meredith

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Thursday 18th June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Here are your tasks for today. In Literacy, you will be writing a letter as if you were Jack and you will be creating your own board game in topic. 

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Wednesday 17th June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

How did you get on with yesterday's activities?

Here are your tasks for today. Enjoy!

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Tuesday 16th June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

I hope you managed to enjoy some of the sunshine we had yesterday.

Here are today's tasks. Our Literacy work this week is based on a book called "The Tunnel."

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Monday 15th June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Here are your tasks for today. Your grammar activity is on the present perfect tense. 

Have a good day.

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Friday 12th June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Hopefully the weather will be better this weekend than it has been recently!

Here are your tasks for today. 

Have a good weekend! 

Mrs Meredith

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Thursday 11th June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

How have you found this week's activities? 

Here are today's tasks. 

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Wednesday 10th June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

I hope you are enjoying this week's activities.

Here are today's tasks. 

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Tuesday 9th June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Here are your activities for today. You will be creating a story board in Literacy! 

Enjoy

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Monday 8th June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

 I hope you had a lovely weekend and are ready for a new week of learning.

Here are your activities for today. 

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Friday 5th June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

How has your first week of the new term been? Have you enjoyed this week's learning? Don't forget you can email any work you would like me to see. 

Here are today's tasks.

Have a good weekend. 

Mrs Meredith

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Thursday 4th June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

How are you finding this week's learning? I look forward to hearing all the facts you've learnt about the 1960s!

Here are your activities for today. 

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Wednesday 3rd June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

I hope you are enjoying your activities this week. Don't forget you can email any work you would like me to see. I always enjoy looking at the work you've completed.

Have a good day.

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Tuesday 2nd June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Some of the class returned to school yesterday. For those of you who are working at home, I hope you are all well and are managing to get back into a work routine after the half term break.

Here are your activities for today.

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Monday 1st June  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Welcome back to a new term! I hope you enjoyed your break and managed to get out and about in the glorious weather. I hope you are also busily putting in plans to meet up with more of your family and friends now that we are allowed to meet more people! What a relief!

Here are your activities for today.

Enjoy!

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Friday 22nd May  

Good Morning Kestrels,

We have made it to half term! Thank you to all of you for your hard work and keeping me up to date with you learning! 

I hope this wonderful weather continues and you get some time to enjoy the half term rest. 

Mrs Meredith

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Kestrels Home learning

Thursday 21st May  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Well it was hot yesterday wasn't it? Hope you found a way to keep cool!

Here are today's activities.

Enjoy!

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Wednesday 20th May  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Well we are half way through the week now! Today is meant to be the hottest day so far - let's see if it turns out that way!

You'll no doubt want to be outside, however, here are few things to keep you busy when you need some time in the shade.

Have a great day, 

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Tuesday 19th May  

Good Morning Kestrels,

I hope you are all okay.

This week in literacy we are completing a series of lessons that build towards writing a story on Thursday, Today's lesson has quite a lot of work involved. Please don't worry if it is too much for one session - just try and space it out before Thursday.

Enjoy your activities, 

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

 

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Monday 18th May  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Welcome to our last week of online learning for this term! I can't believe we have completed another half term already. Our topic this week has an arts focus so hopefully you'll enjoy being creative!

My favourite part of last week was seeing your presentations and videos about your chosen animals. Clearly a lot of hard work had gone into this activity! ;)

Have a good day, 

Mrs Meredith

Maths

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

 

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Friday 15th May  

Good Morning Kestrels,

We have completed another week! It has been an extremely different SATs week to normal and I have been thinking about you; wondering what you might have been up to instead. Remember, Friday is the day for our Arithmetic and Reading Comprehension. However, maybe you might sneak in a picnic too!!!

Have a great day and enjoy the weekend, 

Mrs Meredith

 If you want to do the problem solving as well today, that is up to you!! Use the links and see the family challenge below.

 

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Thursday 14th May  

Good Morning Kestrels,

I hope you are all having a good week and are enjoying the activities. We had lovely weather yesterday. I enjoyed going outside for a walk. 

Have a good day,

Mrs Meredith

 Maths (worksheets are listed below)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Wednesday 13th May  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Half way through another week!! Time passes quickly for me some weeks - this is one of them! Thank you for all your emails. I have obviously enjoyed seeing your learning but equally pictures of some of the other stuff you've been doing! It's great to see how creative you're being with baking, model making, computer programming, drawing etc. I also like just getting a hello e mail. So, if you haven't used the class email yet, do send me a little note - I'd love to hear from you!

Have a good day,

Mrs Meredith

 

Maths (worksheets are listed below)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Tuesday 12th May  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Well it looks like we will be getting together again in some form before the end of the school year, which is great! We don't have any details yet about how this will work as we are still waiting for further information from the government but this will come and we will know more soon.

In the meantime, here are your activities for today.

Mrs Meredith

Maths (worksheets are listed below)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Monday 11th May  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Well under normal circumstances this would be the start of SATs week for the year 6's! Usually I start this week with a sense of anticipation! I know that had we been undertaking SATs you would have all done brillianty, as we had already done so much excellent work to prepare ourselves for them. Year 5 Kestrels all of this hard work will stand you in good stead for next year!!

So not quite as planned maybe but here our your activities for today!

Mrs Meredith

Maths (worksheets are listed below)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Friday 8th May  

Good Morning Kestrels,

I hope you enjoyed our topic learning this week. I have found out many new facts about Kenya!

Here are the activities for today. I have attached some Math's arithmetic for you. If you would like an extra challenge you can complete the White Rose problem solving challenges!

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

Have a great weekend,

Mrs Meredith

 

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Kestrels Home learning

Thursday 7th May  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Hope you've been enjoying the sunny weather again this week! It is so much nicer when you can get outside isn't it?

Here are today's activities for you to enjoy.

Mrs Meredith

Maths (worksheets are listed below)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Wednesday 6th May  

Good Morning Kestrels,

Happy Wednesday everyone! Here are today's activities. Remember if you haven't sent me an email, do try this week. Even if it is to just let me know how you've been getting on since you've not been at school! I'd love to hear your news.

Mrs Meredith

Maths (worksheets are listed below)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

 

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Tuesday 5th May  

Good Morning Kestrels,

How was your Monday? Did you enjoy researching Kenya? We did in school. Thank you to those who have emailed me your work, keep it up. 

See below today's learning:

Maths (worksheets are listed below)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

We are starting a new Literacy unit 'The Vacation'. 

Have fun!

Mrs Meredith 

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Kestrels Home learning

Monday 4th May  

Good Morning Kestrels,

I hope you managed to get outside and enjoy your weekend. Thank you to those of you who sent in things for our time capsule. It is strange to think that we might be part of somebody's History lesson in the future! 

Have a look at today's learning:

Maths (worksheets are listed below)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

I see Maths activities (if needed)

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

We are also starting some Geography work this week! Enjoy! 

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Friday 1st May 

Good Morning Kestrels,

I can't believe it is May already and the end of another week of home learning! Thank you to everyone who has sent me an email this week, it is always lovely to hear from you. We are making a time capsule in school today so any contributions would be appreciated (see PSHE task)! 

Have a look at today's learning:

Maths Challenges

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

Remember,  I see Maths activities are still available 

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Enjoy your weekend. 

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Thursday 29th April 

Good Morning Kestrels,

Nearly at the end of another week! At least the rain stopped yesterday! Did you all get outside? I hope so!

Here are today's activities.

Maths

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

Remember,  I see Maths activities are still available 

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Wednesday 28th April 

Good Morning Kestrels,

Well didn't yesterday's weather make you appreciate the sunny weather we've been having even more?

I've really enjoyed seeing the work you've been sending in, If you haven't sent me anything yet, try to send me something this week. It doesn't have to be lots and lots, just an example of something that you're pleased with.

Here are today's activities for you.

Mrs Meredith

 

Maths

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

Remember,  I see Maths activities are still available 

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

 

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Tuesday 28th April 

Good Morning Kestrels,

I hope you enjoyed the sun yesterday! Here are this week's activities:

Some of this week's Topic learning has links to Youtube videos. For safety, we always make sure at school that the autoplay function is switched off.

Have a good day,

Mrs Meredith

Maths

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

Remember,  I see Maths activities are still available 

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Monday 27th April 

Good Morning Kestrels,

I hope you had a good weekend. Well, here we are starting week 2 of our new term. It will follow the same structure as last week although we will have new themes for our literacy and topic work.

Some of this week's Topic learning has links to a Youtube videos. For safety, we always make sure at school that the autoplay function is switched off.

Have a good day,

Mrs Meredith

Maths

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

Remember,  I see Maths activities are still available 

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

 

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Friday 23rd April 

Good Morning Kestrels,

Well the week has whizzed past for me as I have been at school almost everyday tihs week! You made me really smile this morning when I logged onto my Kestrel class email. Seeing so many examples of wonderful work made me really proud of you all! I also loved the little notes from you telling me what you had been up to and asking about me and everyone else at school. I could almost hear your voices!!

I'm sure some of you will appreciate the theme of the reading activity today!

Have a good weekend,

Mrs Meredith

Maths

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

Remember,  I see Maths activities are still available 

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

 

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Thursday 23rd April 

Good Morning Kestrels,

How are we today? I have enjoyed some time outside in this lovely weather. I hope you are enjoying the Literacy and Topic themes; today is the last day on these so use everything you have learnt this week to produce your work. 

Below are all the links for today's learning - enjoy!

Mrs Meredith  

Maths

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

Remember,  I see Maths activities are still available 

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Wednesday 22nd April 

Good Morning Kestrels,

I hope you are all well. It was lovely to get some of your emails  yesterday and see some of your work, not only from yesterday but previous weeks! You have produced some great pieces!

Here are today's activities!

Mrs Meredith  

Maths

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

The I see Maths activities are still available online if you want additional extension tasks to complete.

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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 Kestrels Home learning

Tuesday 21st April 

Good Morning Kestrels,

I hope you managed to access all of the learning yesterday eventually, inspite of the website issues. I think everyone coming back after Easter impacted quite o few websites - not just our own!

Anyway let's hope today runs more smoothly. Remember the pages are published by 5pm latest the previous day, which might be a less busy time and therefore a bit more reliable!

Good Luck,

Mrs Meredith 

Maths

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

The I see Maths activities are still available online if you want additional extension tasks to complete.

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Monday 20th April 

Good Morning Kestrels,

Today is the start of the summer term!

Every Monday, you will receive a list of spellings I would like you to learn and if possible, be tested on the following week. You also have a grammar activity to complete as well as a History task.

For Maths, I would like you to use the White Rose link this term. This will start to introduce areas of new learning so please make sure you pause / replay the videos to make sure you have understood what is required.  Click on your year group and then complete the work for Monday under the heading Summer Term - Week 1. 

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

The I see Maths activities are still available online if you want additional extension tasks to complete.

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Enjoy the activities and I look forward to receiving an email from you at some point this week with some of your favourite learning!

Mrs Meredith

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Friday 17th April 

Good Morning Kestrels,

Today is the last of the Easter themed activities! I hope you manged to complete and enjoy some of them whilst spending some time outside!

Back onto Maths and Literacy next week so enjoy the weekend. Remember, you can email your work and photos to kestrels@greensnorton.org.uk

Enjoy :)

Mrs Meredith

Name
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Kestrels Home learning

Thursday 16th April 

Good Morning Kestrels,

Well we have jokes and poems today! Hopefully there will be something here to make you smile. Humour is definitely keeping me going at the moment!

Have a cracking time!

Mrs Meredith

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Wednesday 15th April 

Good Morning Kestrels,

We have some Easter themed maths today amongst other things!

My favourite social distancing Easter activity so far was a Face Time egg hunt. I set up an egg hunt at home and my family Face timed us and told us where to search! The best part was that we got to eat all the chocolate that they found! What interesting activities did you create I wonder?

Have fun today.

Mrs Meredith

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Tuesday 14th April 

Good Morning Kestrels,

Did you have a good Easter weekend? I hope you managed to go out in the lovely sunshine at some point.  

Remember you can send me work that you've been doing at home. It would be great to see. 

Here are your fun activities for the day!

Mrs Meredith 

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Sunday 12th April 2020

A special Easter Sunday assembly with Leah from the Lighthouse Trust - 

https://lighthouse-trust.org.uk/monthly-blog/easter-sunday/

Friday 10th April 2020

A special Good Friday assembly with Leah from the Lighthouse Trust - 

https://lighthouse-trust.org.uk/monthly-blog/good-friday/ 

Kestrels Home learning

Thursday 9th April 

Good Morning Kestrels,

I hope you have enjoyed the first week of a very different Easter Holidays - we have enjoyed them in school! Did anyone make a board game or a frog? I'd love to see them! 

Here are the activities - some more fun for you (I hope)!

Mrs Meredith :) 

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Wednesday 8th April 

Good Morning Kestrels,

What glorious sunny weather we are having! It does make things so much better when you can see blue sky and sunshine!

Here are todays activities - some fun and games for you!

Mrs Meredith

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Tuesday 7th April 

Good Morning Kestrels,

Hope you are all well.  With all the big changes happening around us, I was wondering what little changes you are all experiencing. You will all be glad to know that a delivery of coffee arrived for me yesterday! Stocks were getting low and I was beginning to wonder what life would be like without it! I have been having virtual coffee mornings with my family on facetime rather than meeting up. It's quite a good substitute although we are not very good at not talkling over each other yet!!! Must do better! 

Enjoy some creative tasks today if you want to. Your origami skills are going to be useful.

Mrs Meredith

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Monday 6th April 

Good Morning Kestrels, 

How was your weekend? Hopefully you managed to get out and enjoy the fresh air.

You will have lots of fun Easter and Spring activities to complete over the next couple of weeks. 

Enjoy the activities today. 

Mrs Meredith

 

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Friday 3rd April

Good Morning Kestrels,

Second week of home learning almost complete, I hope you are getting used to your new routine. How did you get on prepping for your writing? 

Mrs Meredith

Maths (last video from Gareth for a while!) 

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

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Thursday 2nd April

Good Morning Kestrels,

How are we this morning? Are you limbering up for Joe Wicks or collapsed in a heap afterwards? How did the science go yesterday? It would be nice to think that there might be some poems in windows next to the rainbows that are appearing everywhere. I've also seen bears in windows so children can go on a bear hunt around their community - at a safe distance from each other of course! Enjoy your activities today.

Mrs Meredith

Maths

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

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Wednesday 1st April

Well, it might feel like an April Fool, however, social distancing is very much a reality!! Happy April Fool's day everyone! Let's be kind if we play any tricks today - I'd believe anything at the moment! My April fool is a little bit of grammar for you all! (I can almost hear the groan from some of you!!) It was lovely to talk to lots of you/your parents yesterday. If I didn't get to speak with you and left a message, I will call you next week!

Hope you get on ok with today's tasks!

Mrs Meredith

Maths

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

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Tuesday 31st March

Good Morning Kestrels,

Hope you took the opportunity to learn something about dinosaurs yesterday. I found out that one of the most intelligent dinosaurs was called the Troodon. Mind you, I hope my sources were correct. I have to be very careful at the moment to check that everything I'm reading on line is accurate! Enjoy your activities today.

From

Mrs Meredith

 

Maths

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

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Monday 30th March

Good Morning Kestrels,

It's Monday again, I hope you are getting to grips with your new routine at home. Did you manage to enjoy your weekend? Hopefully, you spent some time outside or playing games with your family.  

Lets see what Gareth has is store for us in Maths is today! http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

Click below for the rest of your learning.

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Friday 27th March

Good Morning Kestrels,

It's been a whole week of home learning, I hope you've been getting used it and are staying productive. Did you like the lego activity yesterday? We enjoyed completing our fact files in school. 

Lets see what the Maths is today! http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

See below for the rest of your learning. 

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Thursday 26th March

Good Morning Kestrels,

Hope you've managed to enjoy the sunshine we've been having. It is really nice to have some sunny weather to help us feel positive at the moment! In school, we enjoyed the 'same difference' activities' yesterday and we're looking forward to the problems tomorrow. Here are the files and maths link as usual.

Maths

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

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Wednesday 25th March

Good Morning Kestrels,

Well we're half way through our first week. How is everyone feeling. It still feels very strange to me! Hope you are all keeping well. We joined Joe Wicks at 9am today - phew those work outs - we needed to be wide awake to tackle the moves! Today's activities are below;

Maths

 http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

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Tuesday 24th March

Good Morning Kestels,

I hope yesterday was ok for you all. I loved the maths activity by Gareth Metcalf and we were huffing and puffing when we completed the Joe Wicks workout. Here is your learning for today. Click on the maths link for todays maths and then open the attached documents for your literacy and science activities. I've also attached the answers to yesterday's extra consecutive number challenge. 

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

 

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Monday 23rd March

Good Morning Kestrels,

 I hope you are all keeping well and have managed to have a good weekend. Well what a different week we are all going to have. I am sure you are all starting to work out what your daily timetable will be. Are any of you going to join Joe Wicks at 9am for his online P.E. lessons? Those of us at school will try and do this at some point each day and there are lots of other suggestions that we will let you know about as the days unfold. Anyway, as promised, here are today's learning tasks for you to complete. 

You do not need to print these out, as you can record your learning straight into your text book. However, if you want to print activities out and stick them into your book that is fine too! All the documents you need are at the bottom of this page. Today, or at some point during the week, you might want to decorate your text book - Use drawings, stickers etc to make your book look fab!  

 

Literacy

We are going to take a trip to a paradise island today and describe all that we see there! - See Setting Description doc

In your setting description think carefully about your descriptive writing techniques:

Powerful adjectives / expanded noun phrases

Figurative language - Similes/metaphors/personification

Prepositional phrases - Beyond the..., beneath the..., above the...

Don't forget to think about what you can hear, feel, smell,  taste  as well as what you can see. 

You might want to spend a few minutes planning your description before you start. Kestrels and Kingfishers are doing the same literacy today, so that if any of you have siblings in these classes you can share ideas and work together. 

 

 

Maths

Today we are going to investigate consecutive numbers. From 9am there will be a video for you to watch by Gareth Metcalf  - see link below. This is the man who designs a lot of the tricky reasoning challenges that we complete in school. This video will also provide you with an activity to complete.

http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

 In addition, I have attached an investigation about consecutive numbers for you to complete, if you cannot access the video or just as an extra activity for fun. - See Consecutive numbers activity doc. I will post the answers to the investigation tomorrow!

 

Design Technology

We are going to be exploring different materials in our homes today and then using our graphing skills to present our findings. - See Design Technology_Materials doc.

You might want to produce your own chart in your books. You could consider different chart types. If you have a protractor, you could even draw a pie chart. Remember there are 360 degrees in a circle! You could think about converting your results into percentages to provide different labels for your chart. Don't forget about presentation, add colours, patterns or images to represent your findings - Be as creative as you can!

 

Enjoy your learning today!

Mrs Meredith

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