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Year 6

Year 6 homework grid Autumn 1

We are learning about Witches, Wizards and Wonder

Given out: Monday 10 September 2018

Homework is due in: Monday 15 October 2018




Design a new house for Hogwarts and draw a shield for it.


Consider what characteristics the members of the new house should have.


Be as imaginative as you can.





Research the county of Northumberland in the United Kingdom and design an advertising poster to persuade people to visit the area.


You might want to mention Alnwick castle as Harry Potter fans would want to visit this human feature.







Learn a multiplication table that you find tricky.


Create a spell to help you remember it and then design a poster to teach other people how to

remember it too.






Design and make a booklet attracting tourists to Harry Potter world.


Be as persuasive as you can.


Look on their website for inspiration:





Imagine that you have a magical power. Perhaps it is invisibility, transfiguring into an animal or turning back time.


Write a diary entry describing all of the interesting things you did when you used your magic, one day, to have an adventure.





Make a camera obscura (pinhole camera).


Instructions can be found here:


Then draw a picture of what you see when you look through the lens.



Remember that you will also be given spelling homework each week.

You will also need to keep practising your multiplications and remember to read for at least 10 minutes every day.

If you have any questions about the homework, please ask your class teacher.