# Victorian Diary

Find out more about the Victorian diary series by visiting this interactive website. Try not to go too far ahead though, you’ll ruin the surprises!

VICTORIAN DIARY – CHANNEL 4

# Year 6 Homework WB 27.11.15

Overview 27.11.15

Remember to practice your spellings and multiplications for this week. Use the web links on the year 6 page for Numeracy and Literacy games to practice your skills. Homework is due in on Wednesday the 2nd of December.

Literacy

Class newspaper example

Numeracy

Mr Cameron – Use the compact method of division to solve the challenge you feel comfortable with.

Mr Cameron’s Set 27 11 15

Miss Lynch – Name the 3d shapes and fill in the boxes to show how many edges, faces and vertices the shape has and what 2d shapes are required to make the 3d shape.

Art

Look at the pictures from William Morris and sketch one on the blank page provided.

Competition

# Victorian jobs for children

We have been investigating the jobs Victorian children would have been expected to perform. Here are some weblinks for you to find out for yourself!

BBC Victorians – Brief overview of life as a Victorian child

Victorian child labour – Detailed explanation of specific jobs with pictures.

# Spellings WB 23.11.15

Word work 1 – these are your spellings for this week.

Grammar Games – Use these to practise your sentence work.

Punctuation Games – Use this to improve your punctuation.

# Year 6 Homework WB 20.11.15

Overview 20.11.15

Remember to practice your spellings and multiplications for this week. Use the web links on the year 6 page for Numeracy and Literacy games to practice your skills. Homework is due in on Wednesday the 25th of November.

Literacy

Write a variety of sentence types to help show off your skills. (Look at the examples)

Also please practice punctuating sentences using the game link on the school website.

Literacy – Sentence work

Numeracy

Mr Cameron – Addition and subtraction problems. Bar model questions.

Mr Cameron’s set – Addition and subtraction

Miss Lynch – Covert improper fractions and mixed numbers. Add and subtract fractions. Be sure to look at the success criteria for each step.

Miss Lynch’s Maths Homework 20.11.15

Topic

Research some of the jobs Victorian children carried out. Use these website links as a starting point.

BBC Primary History

Primary Homework Help

Museum of London

Victorian Children

Competition

# Science – Circuits

Year 6 are investigating circuits, their components and what makes a circuit work or not. Use this activity to practise your knowledge of circuits!

Circuit Creator

# Victorian Workhouse

Victorian Workhouse

Watch this short clip to find out about life during Victorian times for children in a workhouse