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Year 5 / 6 Matching representations of fractions - Differentiated worksheets

Year 5 / 6 Matching representations of fractions - Differentiated worksheets

3 differentiated worksheets to be used to introduce a fractions topic. The sheets show different ways of writing fractions, such as shaded shapes, the visual representations, number lines, and groups. Children cut each box out and match it to the other ways of writing the same fraction. LA: Simple representations of 1/2 and 1/4 MA: Representations of 1/2, 1/4 and 3/5 HA: Representations of 1/2, 1/4, 3/5 and 3/4.
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Year 5 / 6 Matching Fractions, Decimals and their Dienes representatives - Differentiated worksheets

Year 5 / 6 Matching Fractions, Decimals and their Dienes representatives - Differentiated worksheets

3 differentiated worksheets to be used to introduce the link between fractions and decimals. The sheets show simple fractions with their matching decimal counterparts and are designed to be cut out and stuck in a book together. Each fraction also shows it's representation in dienes, taking a 100 cube as 1. LA: Single tenths and hundredths e.g. 1/1, 1/10, 1/100 MA: Single tenths and hundredths, with other basic fractions e.g. 5/100 HA: Single tenths and hundredths, with other more complicated fractions e.g. 53/100
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Tackling Homophobia in Primary Schools - an NQT Resource Pack

Tackling Homophobia in Primary Schools - an NQT Resource Pack

This pack was designed to be given to teachers who are wanting to tackle homophobic, transphobic and biphobic bullying in the classroom. The pack is a comprehensive introduction to LGBT rights, and explores a wide variety of issues. This resource includes glossaries, research, the law, impact for schools, curriculum and support, learning opportunities and an analysis of different strategies that ‘normalise’ LGBT rights within the classroom. While the pack is predominantly information based, there are lesson / curriculum ideas included inside.
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Year 6 - Transition to Secondary School worksheet with Scenario Discussion Cards

Year 6 - Transition to Secondary School worksheet with Scenario Discussion Cards

Transition Worksheet (review) A 2 page worksheet that can be used to support Year 6 when they return from their transition days at their secondary schools. The sheet includes: new teachers, new people you met, a timetable of their day, what they ate, what they enjoyed / didn’t enjoy and what they are worried about. The sheet finishes with a ‘Rating’ section, where the children are asked to rate 6 different aspects of their Secondary Schools by colouring a star rating. This includes: the campus, the teachers, the food, the uniform, the journey and the facilities. Scenario cards In addition to the worksheet, the pack also includes 6 simple scenarios that can be used as a starter for discussion. An example scenario is: “Your new teacher gives you a warning for something you haven’t done. What do you do?”
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Year 5 / 6 Matching representations of fractions - Differentiated worksheets

Year 5 / 6 Matching representations of fractions - Differentiated worksheets

3 differentiated worksheets to be used to introduce a fractions topic. The sheets show different ways of writing fractions, such as shaded shapes, the visual representations, number lines, and groups. Children cut each box out and match it to the other ways of writing the same fraction. LA: Simple representations of 1/2 and 1/4 MA: Representations of 1/2, 1/4 and 3/5 HA: Representations of 1/2, 1/4, 3/5 and 3/4.
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Year 5 / 6 - Newspapers - Model text -  'Porky Pigs trotted off to jail' with 3 comprehensions

Year 5 / 6 - Newspapers - Model text - 'Porky Pigs trotted off to jail' with 3 comprehensions

Text: ’Porky pigs trotted off to jail’ is Newspaper text written to accompany The Guardian Three Little Pigs advert (see link below) which can be found on YouTube. The advert shows the 3 little pigs being arrested for the murder of the big bad wolf and an attempted fraud case. The newspaper reports on the incident as if it were real life, and follows a clear structure of Introduction, before the incident, the night of the incident, after the incident, and a final conclusion. The text meets the Year 6 Age-Related Criteria, and can be used as an example of a Newspaper text that can be adapted and used as a basis for writing. Comprehensions: 3 Differentiated comprehensions that are written to mirror the KS2 SATs Year 6 Reading paper. They can be completed within 1 lesson, and are split into LA, MA and HA. Also includes: A newspaper template for an extended writing task that is laid out like the original text An ‘identify the features of a newspaper article’ worksheet that uses the original text as a basis. This is differentiated for LA and HA. Usage: The text can be used within Literacy schemes of work (such as Talk for Writing) or as a stand alone text. The children can spot the features in the text and use it to magpie ideas and vocabulary. Link to The Guardian Advert https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vDGrfhJH1P4 Copyright: I do not own the intellectual property for the Guardian Advert or the original 3 little pigs story, or am in no way affiliated with Talk for Writing. I own the words written on the page.
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Year 4 / 5 / 6 - Calculating Film times at the Cinema - Differentiated worksheets

Year 4 / 5 / 6 - Calculating Film times at the Cinema - Differentiated worksheets

4 differentiated worksheets to be used as part of a unit on Time. The children will be required to calculate the end time of 6 films (all current) based on their start time and running duration. Below, there are 3 questions for the children to answer based on the showings they have worked out. LA: Films start on the hour and have simple running times (e.g. 2 hours 30 minutes) **MA: **Films start at various times and have simple running times (e.g. 9:20am start, and run for 1 hour 45 minutes) **HA: **Films start at various times and have more complicated running times (e.g. 2 hours and 49 minutes) **HA+: **As with the HA, but with an added challenge of calculating the start time with adverts and credits running before and after the film (e.g. 13 minutes of credits before each film).
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Year 5 /6 - Instructions - Model text - 'How to Make a Dory' with 3 differentiated comprehensions.

Year 5 /6 - Instructions - Model text - 'How to Make a Dory' with 3 differentiated comprehensions.

Text: ’How to make a Dory’ is a model text written to introduce instructional writing. The text imagines you have been given a story-maker machine which can be used to create different characters from books and films. The piece has an Introduction, a ‘What you will need’ list, a ‘What to do’ section, and a Final note of warning. The text meets the Year 6 Age-Related Criteria, and can be used as an example of an instructional text that can be adapted and used as a basis for writing. Comprehensions: This bundle includes 3 Differentiated comprehensions that are written to mirror the KS2 SATs Year 6 Reading paper. They can be completed within 1 lesson, and are split into LA, MA and HA. Usage: The text can be used within Literacy schemes of work (such as Talk for Writing) or as a stand alone text. The children can spot the features in the text and use it to magpie ideas and vocabulary. Copyright: I do not own the intellectual property for Finding Nemo or Dory, or am in no way affiliated with Talk for Writing. I own the words written on the page.
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Year 5 /6 -  Discussion - Model text - 'Drones: Friend or Foe' with 3 differentiated comprehensions.

Year 5 /6 - Discussion - Model text - 'Drones: Friend or Foe' with 3 differentiated comprehensions.

Text: ’Drones - Friend or Foe’ is a model text written to introduce discussion writing. The text debates the pros and cons for Drone usage across several paragraphs. The piece has an Introduction, PEE paragraphs (with evidence), and a conclusion. The text meets the Year 6 Age-Related Criteria, and can be used as an example of an instructional text that can be adapted and used as a basis for writing. Comprehensions: This bundle includes 3 Differentiated comprehensions that are written to mirror the KS2 SATs Year 6 Reading paper. They can be completed within 1 lesson, and are split into LA, MA and HA. Usage: The text can be used within Literacy schemes of work (such as Talk for Writing) or as a stand alone text. The children can spot the features in the text and use it to magpie ideas and vocabulary. Copyright: I do not own the intellectual property for the pictures included, or am in no way affiliated with Talk for Writing. I own the words written on the page.
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Year 5 /6 - Narrative - Model text - 'The Dream-Giver' with 3 differentiated comprehensions.

Year 5 /6 - Narrative - Model text - 'The Dream-Giver' with 3 differentiated comprehensions.

Text: ’The Dream-Giver’ is a model text written to accompany ‘The Dream-Giver’ video (see link below) found on the Literacy Shed. The text meets the Year 6 Age-Related Criteria, and can be used as an example of a narrative text that can be adapted and used as a basis for writing. Comprehensions: 3 Differentiated comprehensions that are written to mirror the KS2 SATs Year 6 Reading paper. They can be completed within 1 lesson, and are split into LA, MA and HA. Usage: The text can be used within Literacy schemes of work (such as Talk for Writing) or as a stand alone text. The children can spot the features in the text and use it to magpie ideas and vocabulary. Copyright: I do not own the intellectual property for the Dream-Giver, or am in no way affiliated with Talk for Writing. I do not own the video in the link below. I own the words written on the page. Dream-Giver link: https://www.literacyshed.com/dreamgiver.html
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Year 5 / 6 - Translating shapes on a grid - 4 differentiated worksheets

Year 5 / 6 - Translating shapes on a grid - 4 differentiated worksheets

4 differentiated worksheets to be used to teach translating shapes. Children are given a shape on a grid, and an instruction of how to translate it to a different position. There are 6 questions on each sheet. Sheets have a title (Translating Shapes) and can be easily be trimmed for normal sized books. **LA: **Translating rectangles in one axis with left and right prompts. **MA: **Translating simple shapes (e.g. triangles, hexagons) in one axis with left and right prompts. **HA: **Translating more complex shapes (e.g. arrows, parallelograms) in one axis. Greater depth: Translating complex shapes (X, arrows, parallelogram) in two axis
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Year 5 / 6 - Measuring and Drawing reflex angles - Differentiated worksheets

Year 5 / 6 - Measuring and Drawing reflex angles - Differentiated worksheets

4 differentiated worksheets to be used in a lesson about drawing and measuring reflex angles. Children are required subtract the reflex angle from 360° to find the remaining angle, and then use a protractor to draw that angle on a straight line. LA: Angles such as 260° with scaffolded working out provided (360 - angle = ______) MA: Angles such as 265° with some scaffolded working out provided to begin with. HA: Angles such as 269° with no scaffolding. Stretch: Same as HA, with stretch question asking how acute, obtuse and reflex angles are linked.
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Year 5 /6 - Drawing angles on a straight line - Differentiated worksheets

Year 5 /6 - Drawing angles on a straight line - Differentiated worksheets

3 differentiated worksheets to be used as part of an angles topic. The sheets ask children to draw angles from a point on a straight line using a protractor. Lines have dots to indicate where to measure from. LA: Drawing angles (multiples of 10) MA: Drawing angles (multiples of 5 and 10) with 2 stretch angles HA: Drawing complicated angles e.g. 119 degrees.
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Year 5 / 6 - Fraction and Decimals equivalents - tenths and hundredths - Differentiated worksheets

Year 5 / 6 - Fraction and Decimals equivalents - tenths and hundredths - Differentiated worksheets

4 differentiated worksheets to be used to introduce the concept of fraction and decimal equivalents. The sheets use 10 and 100 squares to make the link between the two. The children colour the fraction of the shape, and then work out the decimal using the visual representation. **LA: **Colouring in a fraction of a 10 square, linking to tenths e.g. 3/10 MA: Colouring in a fraction of a 10 square and a 100 square, linking to tenths and hundredths. **HA: **Colouring in a fraction of a 100 square, making links between tenths and hundredths (with stretch question) **HA+: **Colouring in a fraction of a 100 square when given either the fraction or decimal representation (with stretch question)
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Year 5 / 6 - Constructing triangles from angles and measures - Differentiated worksheets

Year 5 / 6 - Constructing triangles from angles and measures - Differentiated worksheets

3 differentiated worksheets to be used in a lesson about drawing and constructing triangles from given measurements. Children are given an angle and a measurement which they need to construct the triangle from. All triangles have a starting point on a horizontal given line. LA: Angles that are a multiple of 10° and whole centimetre measurements. (e.g. 30° and 4cm) MA: Angles that are multiples of 10° and 5° and centimetre measurements including 0.5cm (e.g. 35° and 4.5cm) HA: Any angle and any measurement (e.g. 43° and 5.7cm)
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Year 5 / 6 - Finding acute, right-angle, obtuse and reflex angles in flags - Differentiated sheets

Year 5 / 6 - Finding acute, right-angle, obtuse and reflex angles in flags - Differentiated sheets

3 differentiated worksheets to be used in a lesson about different types of angles. Children are required to identify the type of angle (acute, right-angle, obtuse and reflex) in different flags. All worksheets have an extension to find and identify any other angles in the flag that they can. LA: 1 flag, clearly identified angles. MA: 2 flags, harder angles. HA: 3 flags, estimating the size of the angle and identifying what type of angle it is.
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Year 5 / 6 Matching Fractions, Decimals and their Dienes representatives - Differentiated worksheets

Year 5 / 6 Matching Fractions, Decimals and their Dienes representatives - Differentiated worksheets

3 differentiated worksheets to be used to introduce the link between fractions and decimals. The sheets show simple fractions with their matching decimal counterparts and are designed to be cut out and stuck in a book together. Each fraction also shows it's representation in dienes, taking a 100 cube as 1. LA: Single tenths and hundredths e.g. 1/1, 1/10, 1/100 MA: Single tenths and hundredths, with other basic fractions e.g. 5/100 HA: Single tenths and hundredths, with other more complicated fractions e.g. 53/100
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Year 5 / 6 Multiplication and Division differentiated worksheets (6 Lessons)

Year 5 / 6 Multiplication and Division differentiated worksheets (6 Lessons)

6 lessons of differentiated worksheets, including LA, MA, HA and stretch challenges. All worksheets begin at a basic, introductory level, and move through to challenges designed to encourage 'Greater Depth' in the Year 5 / 6 Mathematics curriculum. Lesson 1: Multiplying and dividing by 10, 100 etc Lesson 2: Formal multiplication (4x1 digit) Lesson 3: Formal multiplication (4x2 digit) Lesson 4: Division with scaffolding Lesson 5: Division (no scaffolding) Lesson 6: Division with remainders
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Year 5 / 6 Perimeter of shapes -Differentiated worksheets

Year 5 / 6 Perimeter of shapes -Differentiated worksheets

3 differentiated worksheets to teach the perimeter of shapes. Sheets give a shape with space for calculation and a final answer below. LA: Areas of simple shapes (within times tables), with composite shapes introduced MA: Areas of simple shapes with composite shapes introduced HA: Areas of composite shapes
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Year 5 / 6 Short division (bus stop) introducing remainders - Differentiated worksheets

Year 5 / 6 Short division (bus stop) introducing remainders - Differentiated worksheets

4 differentiated worksheets introducing the topic of remainders within short division using the bus stop method, with squares and model layout for each question. LA: Simple remainder questions with 4 short divisions to solve. MA: Recap of division, moving onto questions with simple remainders. HA: 4 digit divided by 1 digit including remainders. Stretch: Finding the missing numbers, e.g. ___________ ÷ 6 = 6892 r 4
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Year 5 / 6 Adding and Subtracting multiples of 10, 100, 1000, 10000 - Differentiated worksheets

Year 5 / 6 Adding and Subtracting multiples of 10, 100, 1000, 10000 - Differentiated worksheets

3 differentiated worksheets to be used to teach adding and subtracting multiples of 10, 100, 1000 and 10000. Sheets follow an 'If I know... then I know...' format. LA: If I know 7 + 8 = ...., then I know 7,000 + 8,000 = ........ MA: Adding and subtracting 1000s, 10 000s and 100 000s (If I know.... then I know...) HA: Open ended investigation about adding and subtracting different multiples. 'Melissa's observations are always true / sometimes true / never true.
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Year 5 / 6 Formal Multiplication by 1 digit numbers

Year 5 / 6 Formal Multiplication by 1 digit numbers

3 differentiated worksheets introducing the topic of formal multiplication by 1 digit numbers, with squares and model layout for each question. LA: 2 digit x 1 digit MA: 3 digit x 1 digit HA: 4 digit x 1 digit (with 'What's Wrong?' extension)
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