# Monday 30th March Y6 (wk 2)

I hope the first week has been okay for you all. We miss your enthusiasm and smiling faces. It seems quite surreal (weird) at the moment that we can’t speak but hope some of the tasks are holding your interest. We are thinking of you all!

The final answers from last weeks murder mysteries!

The Murderer is…Zoe Walters

The Murderer is…Arty Choke

Death at the SPaG Bol! Answers 5

The Murderer is…Eric Pickles

6T Maths Booster

Revise the properties of the different types of triangles

Watch the video below which shows how to calculate the area of triangles.

Draw 10 different triangles (try to include some of each type). Give each one a base and height measurement then calculate the area of each one using the formula.

If you want to increase the challenge, try doing the other group’s task as well- it’s all good practice!

6L Maths Booster

Revise the properties of a trapezium.

Watch the video below which shows how to calculate the area of a trapezium.

Draw 10 different trapezia (the plural of trapeziums), give each one a base and height measurement then calculate the area of each one using the formula.

If you want to increase the challenge, try doing the other group’s task as well- it’s all good practice!

Today, we are going to practise improving sentences — turning a ‘boring’ simple sentence into something much more Year 6ish! We have included an example at the beginning to show you the sort of thing we are looking for and then some simple sentences for you to improve.

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Bear Gyrlls Challenge: Learn to Line dance to Achy Breaky Heart: