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Thursday 25th June

Spend 10 minutes on each website below:

TT Rockstars       - https://ttrockstars.com/                                                                            

Spelling Shed   - https://play.edshed.com/login

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

Maths

 

Using your skills from the last couple of days, have a go at the challenges in the document. Remember to share your work on the blog!

English

 

Read the text and have a go at answering the questions. 

Guided reading

 

The text gives you  3 ways to help wildlife where you live. Have a go at one of those or if you have any other great ideas, try that. Share what you did on the blog and you might give other children some ideas!

Topic

 

A census is used to find out information about people. 

 It was started in 1801 to record the population of England, Scotland and Wales - which was found to be nine million - partially so the government could ensure there was enough to eat.

It is now carried out every 10 years to give a snapshot of life in the UK. It includes who lives at an address, their jobs and if they have any pets. 

 

By the time of the last census, taken in 2011 - the first that could be completed online - the UK population had risen to 63.2 million.

 

The 2011 census has been digitally archived and kept in a secure location, but in the past, census keeping was at times patchy.

Results of early censuses were written in books, some of which were lost over time. The entire 1931 census was lost in a fire while the 1841 results from Wrexham went missing - until later turning up in a bookshop.

 

There have been some suggestions that the 2021 census could be the last...

 

Use the website below to answer the following questions:

 

What was the most popular occupation?

What was the least popular?

Which job had the youngest person?

Which job had the oldest person?

What was the most unusual job?

How many different occupations were their?

 

When you have finished you could make up your own questions. 

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