Category Challenges

Year 3 Maths Challenge Spring 1

Bronze 1.John buys a pen for £1.70 and a notepad for £3.20. How much did he spend altogether? 2. Ryan bought three cakes for 22p each. How much did he spend? Explain how to solve these problems. Silver Gold Explain…

Year 3 Reading Challenge Spring 1

We learnt about information texts last term, can you apply your knowledge to answer the questions below about this information text? Read this information text and then complete the challenges. Answer in full sentences. Bronze: What was the Roman Empire?…

Year 5 Reading Challenge Spring 1

Hi Year 5, This half term  we have been learning about the Victorians in History.  We would like you to use your inference skills to interpret some pictures of Queen Victoria. Some of you will also need to complete a…

Y1 Reading Challenge Spring 1

Hi Superstars! Here is your Spring 1 Reading Challenge. Read this information text on Tigers and pick a challenge to complete. Write your answers in the comment section or in your Homework book. Bronze 1) What do tigers have on…

Year 4 Maths Challenge Spring 1

Here is a plan for a new zoo that will be opening in 2023. Bronze Calculate the perimeter for the following animal enclosures in squares and ensure you show the calculations. Example: The koala enclosure perimeter is 3 +8+3+8=22 squares…

Year 2 Reading Challenge Spring 1 2023

This half term, in our History lessons, we are learning about significant individuals (famous people). One very significant individual in our country was Queen Elizabeth II. She sadly died last year, but we would still like you to researh this…

Year 4 Reading Challenge Spring 1

This half term in English we are looking at stories from other cultures. Below is an extract from the Jungle Book, written by Rudyard Kipling. It was seven o’clock of a very warm evening in theSeeonee hills when Father Wolf…

Year 5 Maths Challenge Spring 1

Hi Year 5, This half term we are learning about the Victorians. Can you complete a Victorian money challenge using the information you have been given? Bronze: The chimney sweep has earned 4 Silver Sixpence for his day’s work. How much…

Y1 Maths Challenge Spring 1

Hi Year 1, Please choose a challenge to complete. You can complete more than one if you wish! Please write your answers on this blog or in your Homework book. Winners will be announced at the end of term. Good…

Year 2 Maths Challenge Spring 1 2023

This half term, in our History lessons, we are learning about significant individuals (famous people). Try to complete one or more of these maths problems, based on some significant individuals from Britain.

Year 2 Maths Challenge A2 2022

This half term’s challenges are based on addition. Choose a challenge and write your answer on the blog. Remember to write which challenge you are completing e.g. Bronze. The best answers could win a prize in the challenge assembly at…

Year 2 Reading Challenge A2 2022

Metals Metals come from rocks called ores. They are strong, hard and shiny materials that can be hammered into different shapes without breaking. Their properties make them useful for objects such as cutlery, saucepans, cars and coins. Plastics Plastics are…

Year 3 Reading Challenge Autumn 2

We have been looking at information texts this half term. Can you complete the challenge based on this non-chronological report? Read this non-chronological text and then complete the challenges. Bronze: Give an example of a desert plant.What do all plants…

Year 3 Maths Challenge Autumn 2

Bronze 1.Which number is the odd one out explain why? 15, 6, 3, 17 2.Which number is the odd one out and why? 24,36, 12, 10 Silver Gold Platinum Look at these calculations. 372-91= 627+54= Create your own word problem…

Y1 Reading Challenge Autumn 2

Hi children, Our reading challenge story this half term is: Firstly, practise reading the sounds and blend them into words which we will find in the story. Now read the story to your grown up… Now pick a challenge to…

Year 5 Autumn 2 Reading Challenge

Read the text below and answer the questions. Pablo Picasso was born in Malaga, Spain.When he was baptized, his name was 23words long! Pablo Diego José Franciscode Paula Juan Nepomuceno María delos Remedios Cipriano de la SantisimaTrinidad Martyr Patricio Clito…

Year 5 Autumn 2 Maths Challenge

Please complete these on paper as many will need diagrams to complete your work. Bronze: How do you know? Draw a diagram to show this. Silver What is a prime number? Create a checklist to help someone work out if…

Y1 Maths Challenge Autumn 2

Hi children,Choose a challenge and write your answers on the blog. Remember, the challenge winner will be announced at the end of term. Good luck! BRONZE SILVER GOLD

Year 6 Reading Challenge Autumn 2

This term’s challenge is related to our science learning! Please pick one of the tasks below: Reading comprehension Blind Creation Challenge You will need to follow the instructions carefully… The outcome will be a model that relates to our circulatory…

Year 6 Autumn 2 Maths Challenge

Have fun this half term with these challenges – try to stretch yourself! Your answers need to be in your homework books, not on the blog, or on poster paper! Bronze Challenge: Silver Challenge: Gold Challenge:

Year 4 Reading Challenge Autumn 2

Sutton Hoo By about 600, England was divided into small Anglo-Saxon kingdoms each ruled by a king. Much of what we know about the Anglo-Saxons comes from graves like the one discovered at Sutton Hoo in Suffolk.Near the River Deben…

Year 4 Maths Challenge Autumn 2

Hi Year 4, This half term in topic we have been learning about the Anglo-Saxons. I was wondering if you could complete some Anglo-Saxon based maths problems? Bronze Put each kings reign in chronological order. You will need your knowledge…

Year 1 Reading Challenge Autumn 1-2022

Hi Year 1,Firstly, practise reading the sounds below and then read the words. Now use your knowledge to read the ditty below… Choose a challenge to complete. You can complete your challenge on the blog or on paper. If you…

Year 2 Reading Challenge Autumn 1 2022

This half term we are learning about the Seaside. Read the texts below and complete at least one of the challenges. If you struggle to read it yourself, ask someone for help. If your answers impress your teachers, you might…

Year 2 Maths Challenge Autumn 1 2022

This half term’s challenges are based on number and place value.Choose a challenge and write your answer on the blog. Remember to write which challenge you are completing e.g. Bronze.The best answers could win a prize in the challenge assembly…

Year 4 Reading Challenge- Autumn 1

Extract from Harry Potter October arrived, spreading a damp chill over the grounds and into the castle. Madam Pomfrey, the nurse, was kept busy by a sudden spate of colds among the staff and students. Her Pepperup potion worked instantly,…

Year 4 Maths Challenge- Autumn 1

Hello Year 4, For your first Maths Challenge this year, you have some problems linked to a well-known fantasy story, which therefore links with our English unit this term! Don’t forget to show your workings out! BRONZE CHALLENGE 1) How…

Year 5 Maths Challenge Autumn 1

Hi Year 5! Are you ready to take the challenge!? This half term we are learning about the 1960’s so I have set you a challenge about this time period and you will need to use your place value knowledge…

Year 5 Reading Challenge Autumn 1

Hi, Year 5! Are you ready to take on our first reading challenge of the year? Select the challenges you want to attempt below: Bronze: Silver: Gold: During Autumn 1, we have been learning about recounts and making them as…