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Thursday 9th July








Good morning Year 5s and Year 6s - hope you're believing in yourselves today!








Today's tasks:





Read for half an hour.  Make a prediction in your diary for how you think your book will end.


Tables practice

Complete the times tables quiz that you put together yesterday.  Are you giving yourself a time limit?  Do you think you can get all the questions right?



Yesterday's answers


1. 395

2. 84

3. 14

4. 42,480

5. 67,186

6. 19.883

Problem Solving

12:55  or 5 to 1


Today's challenge



Carefully copy today's words - protein, caffeine - and check their meaning.

Practise the spelling of both words, paying careful attention to the 'ei' sound.


Maths challenge

Using websites and information you can find online, cost out a camping trip for a family of 2 adults and 2 children.  You will need to think about the cost of equipment, food, travel, campsites and activities.  Use a table similar to this to work out the total cost - oh, and your budget limit is £800!





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Short Wood Primary School and NEST Nursery- Aiming high, growing dreams. School is re open for pupils in The Nursery Nest, Reception, Year 1 and Year 6, as well as pupils of our key workers and other identified children. If you would like your child to return please call the school office so we can book them into a bubble. Our NEST Nursery still has 30 hour funded places for September 2020. For more information or to reserve a place please contact the school office.