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Learning at home resources

year_6 learning at home resources

This suite of lessons support short-term learning at home when face-to-face learning is interrupted due to COVID.

Students can start at lesson 1 and work their way through in order. Each lesson is either a video or a PowerPoint presentation.

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Comparing short stories to novels

English lesson 1 (Series 1)

Learn about the structures and elements that define a short story.

You'll need a pen or pencil and paper, or a device to record your written answers.

Number properties – primes and composites

Mathematics lesson 1 (Series 1)

Learn how to identify the properties of prime and composite numbers and find factor pairs.

You'll need small squares of paper, bread tags, can ring pulls, buttons or something similar, pencil, paper and a ruler. You'll also need a hundreds chart – or you can draw your own.

Civics and citizenship, government and democracy

Humanities and social sciences lesson 1 (Series 1)

Review the relationship between civics and citizenship, democracy and government.

You'll need a pen or pencil and somewhere to record your responses.  

Building strength

Physical activity lesson 1 (Series 1)

You'll build your strength as you move to the music.  

You don't need any equipment for this lesson.

Australia’s democratic system of government

Humanities and social sciences lesson 2 (Series 1)

Learn what the key institutions of Australia’s democratic system of government are and how the British Westminster system of government influences Australia’s government.

You'll need a pen or pencil and somewhere to record your responses.

Comparing short stories to novels

English lesson 2 (Series 1)

Learn about the structures and elements that define a short story.

You'll need a pen or pencil and paper, or a device to record your written answers.

Number properties

Mathematics lesson 2 (Series 1)

Learn about representing factors using arrays and making equivalent number sentences.

You'll need pencil, paper, a ruler, an eraser and your hundreds chart from the last lesson.

Building strength

Physical activity lesson 2 (Series 1)

You'll learn how to build your strength as you move to the music.  

You'll need a bottle of water and 3 'safe' objects that you can fit into one hand. You could use a tennis ball or rolled up socks.

Australia's 3 levels of government

Humanities and social sciences lesson 3 (Series 1)

Learn about the role and importance of the 3 levels of government in Australia.

You'll need a pen or pencil and somewhere to record your responses.

Comparing short stories to novels

English lesson 3 (Series 1)

Learn about the structures and elements that define a short story.

You'll need a pen or pencil and paper, or a device to record your written answers.

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