ORCA, a whale and dolphin conservation charity, have been working hard to produce e-lessons for students about whales and dolphins to help parents and teachers! These lessons are aimed at KS2 and look fab!
They would love to see your completed worksheets, and any images of you taking part! Please ask your parents to send them to their Twitter page, Facebook or Instagram. They will also be posting daily challenges, activities and games on our social media channels so keep a look out.
Lesson 1: Introduction to whales, dolphins & porpoises can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/2wM1E_zU-mQ
Lesson 2: How do whales, dolphins & porpoises feed? Can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/iGiZ98PtOqM
Lesson 3: Voices of the deep can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/5PE4oD_UcDc
Lesson 4: Incredible Journeys Part 1 can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/yeV5TIeTUc4
Lesson 4 Incredible Journeys Part 2 can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/Q-zIF8LH8d0
Lesson 6: https://youtu.be/l-02KYnMwU8
Sumdog can also be downloaded as an app for free.
Home Maths and English Practise
IXL have separate pages of skills linked to individual Year group. The Y6 page has links to practise both English and Maths skills. Pages are then split into skills of which has a practise question for the children to think about.
BBC Education have produced a whole host of materials for KS2. Follow the KS2 link and then select either Maths or English. Each area usually has an information section for reading, plus an activity and then quiz which is marked online. Some aspects require a subscription.
A site with both Maths and English based quizzes which are marked as you go along.
A site with a range of information and questions – great for revision purposes!
A revision site based upon the old Key Stage 2 Tests but still contains lots of useful information for both Maths and English.
A site with links to old style Key Stage 2 Maths Papers, Maths Tutorials as well as Maths Games. Some of these games are linked to Memory and would therefore help pupils to retain key information.
A site with links to Maths and English revision materials, including worksheets to look at online or to print off and practise with.
These are “old style” Key Stage 2 test papers but are still useful for practise, and in particular, creating discussion around questions and strategies to answer. View on screen or print off for free. Best used
This site has loads of Maths games which help to practise a range of skills.
Loads of Maths games on a range of Mathematical concepts.
A range of English games and activities.
Activities to reinforce and practise a range of spelling rules.
A range of activities and games to practise a range of spelling rules and patterns.