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Mr Long's Maths

Dear All,

Thank you very much for all the excellent work this week. Next week is half term so I won't be setting any work. Home Learning will begin again from Wednesday 3rd June.

Hear my shout outs here

Maths Activities for Friday 22nd May

1. White Rose

Today is the Friday Maths Challenge.

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-6/

There is no video with the Friday Challenge. You can download the worksheet and answers from the White Rose website. 

The first 6 questions are recommended for Year 6 but please complete as many as you can. To share your work just email me at mrlong@lmpsdorset.co.uk

2. Mr Long’s Daily Challenge

There is no Mr Long challenge today. Please complete the White Rose Friday Challenge. 

3. Mathletics -  https://login.mathletics.com/

Today I have set activities on converting percentages to fractions and adding and subtracting decimals.

4. Play time

If you have finished all the work above, head back to Mathletics and see how many points you can rack up in Mathletics live.

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Dear All,

It is Thursday!  Awesome work yesterday. 

Hear my shout outs here

Thanks to NP, SR and JS for sending me work yesterday. 

Maths Activities for Thursday 21st May

1. White Rose
A reminder that White Rose are no longer publishing the worksheets for free. However, we have purchased them.

To complete White Rose:

  1. Watch the video for Summer Week 5 – Lesson 4 here https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-6/
  2. Download the ‘Lesson 4 worksheet’ and ‘Lesson 4 answers' from the bottom of this page

To share your work just email me at mrlong@lmpsdorset.co.uk

2. Mr Long’s Daily Challenge

Today's challenge is called Bunch of Roses.
Laura is buying some flowers. Can you work out how many roses she purchased?  Download the 'Thursday Challenge' document at the bottom of this page.
Please send your solutions to mrlong@lmpsdorset.co.uk

3. Mathletics -  https://login.mathletics.com/

Today I have set three activities on percentages. Good luck! 

4. Play time

If you have finished all the work above, head back to Mathletics and see how many points you can rack up in Mathletics live.

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Happy Wednesday,

Firstly, sorry that the worksheets were not available for the White Rose lesson 2 yesterday - human error!  Normal service resumes today!

Hear my shout outs here

Thanks to AK, AMM and ADM for sending me work yesterday. Here are some examples of work receieved today:

Maths Activities for Wednesday 20th May

1. White Rose
A reminder that White Rose are no longer publishing the worksheets for free. However, we have purchased them.

To complete White Rose:

  1. Watch the video for Summer Week 5 – Lesson 3 here https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-6/
  2. Download the ‘Lesson 3 worksheet’ and ‘Lesson 3 answers' from the bottom of this page

To share your work just email me at mrlong@lmpsdorset.co.uk

2. Mr Long’s Daily Challenge

Today's challenge is called Farmer Bob. 
Bob is going to the local market. Can you work out the minimum number of sacks of grain he will need to get hold of all the animals he wants?  Download the 'Wednesday Challenge' document at the bottom of this page.
Please send your solutions to mrlong@lmpsdorset.co.uk

3. Mathletics -  https://login.mathletics.com/

Today I have set activities on writing decimals as fractions and writing decimals from words.

4. Play time

If you have finished all the work above, head back to Mathletics and see how many points you can rack up in Mathletics live.

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Good Morning All,

A tip-top hello to all you maths people. I loved the effort yesterday.

Hear my shout outs here

Thanks JC, LS, AK and NP for sending me work.  If you dd yesterday's challenge here are two very good answers you cn compare your work with:

Maths Activities for Tuesday 19th May

1. White Rose
A reminder that White Rose are no longer publishing the worksheets for free. However, we have purchased them.

To complete White Rose:

  1. Watch the video for Summer Week 5 – Lesson 2 here https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-6/
  2. Download the ‘Lesson 2 worksheet’ and ‘Lesson 2 answers' from the bottom of this page

To share your work just email me at mrlong@lmpsdorset.co.uk

2. Mr Long’s Daily Challenge

Today's challenge is called Treasure Hunt.

Can you find the hidden treasure?
The treasure has been hidden somewhere on this beach, where the grid lines intersect (cross).
Input coordinates to help find the treasure with the fewest guesses.  Can you find a reliable strategy for choosing coordinates that will locate the treasure in the minimum number of guesses?
You will find the challenge on the nrich web site here https://nrich.maths.org/6288


Please send me your solutions to mrlong@lmpsdorset.co.uk

3. Mathletics -  https://login.mathletics.com/

Today I have set a test on calculating fractions - how many will you get right? And because I'm so nice I've also set 2 decimal related activities - enjoy!

4. Play time

If you have finished all the work above, head back to Mathletics and see how many points you can rack up in Mathletics live.

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Good Morning,

Happy Monday! I hope you all had a fantastic weekend and you managed to enjoy some of the sunshine.

 

Hear my shout outs here

 

Maths Activities for Monday 18th May

1. White Rose
A reminder that White Rose are no longer publishing the worksheets for free. However, we have purchased them.

To complete White Rose:

  1. Watch the video for Summer Week 5 – Lesson 1 here https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-6/
  2. Download the ‘Lesson 1 worksheet’ and ‘Lesson 1 answers’   from the bottom of this page

 

To share your work just email me at mrlong@lmpsdorset.co.uk

2. Mr Long’s Daily Challenge

Today's challenge is called Number Jumbler. 
The Number Jumbler can always work out your chosen symbol. Can you work out how? Is it magic? Is there mathematical explanation?   You will find the challenge on the nrich web site here https://nrich.maths.org/14314


Please send me your solutions to mrlong@lmpsdorset.co.uk

3. Mathletics -  https://login.mathletics.com/

Please complete the 3 activities I have set on multiplying and dividing fractions.

4. Play time

If you have finished all the work above, head back to Mathletics and see how many points you can rack up in Mathletics live.