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Blue class with Mrs Godfrey, Mrs Johnson and Mrs Gee. 

 

 

Well we have come to the final week of this year. It’s been a very strange one and we are all looking forward to seeing all of our friends again in September. This week is a little different. We have some booklets for you to complete and some suggested activities. Hopefully the sun will be out so that we can enjoy that too! 

  

 

 

Friday 17th July.

Well it’s the last day of term officially! Enjoy the sunshine and send in some pictures of what you are up to. Here are a few activities you might like to try. 

Wednesday 15th July.

What is your favourite Just Dance. Send us a picture of yourself taking part.

 

Today we have some lovely craft activities for you to take part in. There's a lego challenge that will keep you going right into the Summer too!

Tuesday 14th July

Start your day with yoga from Cosmic Kids on YouTube.

Don’t forget we will be on the school drive between 9-10 this morning for you to collect belongings and come and say goodbye. ❤️
 

Here are some activities and worksheets to keep you busy today. Please send in your photos too! 

Monday 13th July.

Start your day with some Just Dance!

Friday 10th July

Try mixing it up with a GoNoodle, Cosmic Kids Yoga and a Just Dance.

Cooking – Read the instructions for the Chewy, Gooey Marshmallow Monsters. Make these with an adult.

Write a description of how they look and taste using adjectives.

 

Collins Big Cat ebooks, free choice reading.

Go to Collins Connect and click on the Teacher portal and enter: 

Username: parents@harpercollins.co.uk  Password: Parents20! 

Maths

 

Week 9 w/c 22nd June

Family challenge

SPAG -Use the the  ‘Adding the prefix un to words’ powerpoint.

Read through the sentences for slide 5 (no need to write them out). Play the matching game on slide 6.
Phonics-continue with practicing the sound/phoneme recognition. Play games on phonicsbloom and phonicsplay.

ICT

 

Use Purple mash to draw a picture of your mood today. Hopefully you will be feeling happy, but you could draw several pictures to explore emotions.

Thursday 9th July

Start your day with a GoNoodle. Try NTV or Zumba.

 

English

Read the Monster Surprise comprehension story together. Complete one of the comprehension sheets –there are 3 levels 1 star easiest 3 star -hardest

Reading

Bug club books and quizzes.

Maths

Week 9 w/c 22nd June

 

Lesson 4 –Comparing numbers 2

Phonics-continue with practicing the sound/phoneme recognition. Play games on phonicsbloom and phonicsplay.
Use slides 3 and 4 of the  ‘Adding the prefix un to words’ powerpoint. Make as many un words as you can.

PSHE

Look at the ‘What I want in a friend’ outline and examples. Draw yourself your own outline and add some labels to show what you would like in a friend.

Wednesday 8th July

Let's have a dance this morning. Why not start with Katie Perry's Roar?

English

Use the Draw and describe a monster power point from slide 11 onwards.

Try writing 4 sentences to describe your monster. Remember to rehearse your sentences out loud and remember punctuation.

 

Use the monster adjectives word mat for support. No need to print just look at it on screen.

Reading

Teach your Monster to read.

Maths

 

Week 9 w/c 22nd June

 

Lesson 3 – Comparing numbers

Phonics-continue with practicing the sound/phoneme recognition. Play games on phonicsbloom and phonicsplay.

SPAG -Read through the ‘Using the prefix un’ powerpoint. Complete the sentences at the end. No need to write them you can say them to a grown up.

PSHE

Read and discuss the ‘Friendship and what it means’ power point.

Tuesday 7th July.

Try a Just Dance this morning. Complete 3 dances if you can?

 

Art

 

 Look at the Draw and describe a monster power point. Work through to slide 10 and stop when you have designed a monster.

Go through the options for the monsters face and body etc. You could model creating one first or create one together straight away.

Use the ‘monster features’ prompt mat if needed.

Collins Big Cat ebooks, free choice reading.

Go to Collins Connect and click on the Teacher portal and enter: 

Username: parents@harpercollins.co.uk  Password: Parents20! 
Maths

Week 9 w/c 22nd June

 

Lesson 2 – Partitioning numbers

 

Follow up –Shark numbers. Choose numbers up to 29

Phonics-continue with practicing the sound/phoneme recognition. Play games on phonicsbloom and phonicsplay.

A Monster Surprise find the rhyme power point. Work through this to tell the story.

PSHE

Good friend discussion cards. Look through the pictures and discuss whether they are being good friends or not.

Start your day with: www.youtube.com Live workouts at 9am with Joe Wicks OR Just dance on YouTube. Try and do at least 15 mins.

English

 

Read - A monster surprise ebook.

Complete the sequencing activity.

No printer, don't worry- make yourself a story sequence map.

Reading

Bug club books and quizzes.

 

If you are able to print, why not use the ‘A monster surprise’ reading log and colour a picture for each book you read this week.
Maths

Week 9 w/c 22nd June

 

Lesson 1 – Counting to 100         

Practise with BBC bitesize.

Phonics -

Finish off any leftover pages in your phase 3 and 4 phonics booklets from last week.

PSHE

A Monster surprise PSHE power point. Read and discuss.

Friday 3rd July

Start your day with some Cosmic yoga stretches.

English

 

Write a letter pretending to be Sally Sprout to the carrots explaining why you think that other vegetables should be allowed in their club.

Don’t forget to use your very neatest handwriting!

Collins Big Cat ebooks, free choice reading.

Go to Collins Connect and click on the Teacher portal and enter: 

Username: parents@harpercollins.co.uk  Password: Parents20! 

Maths
End of the week family challenge!
SPAG – This week work your way through the Year 1 Spelling and Reading Year 1 Common Exception Word pack  Choose the activity pages in any order. Most of the activities can be adapted without printing by making lists in your book. Why not make this a neat handwriting challenge too?

Phonics Use the Phase 2-5 power point again and do the next 10-15 sounds, don’t forget the actions.

ICT

 

Purple Mash Vet play

Thursday 2nd July.

Have a go at a Cosmic yoga today. We like the one about Tiny the T-Rex.

English

 

Look at the ‘Alliteration Powerpoint’ on the website. Alliteration is where the initial sound is used, for example Clive Carrot, Polly Parsnip.

 

Can you think o names for the other vegetables that of could be in the story?

 

 

________ Cauliflower

________ Leek

________ Spinach

________ Pepper

________ Onion

________ Pumpkin

________ Chilli

Teach your monster to read.

Maths

 

Week 8 – W/c 15th June

 

Lesson 4 – Making Equal groups (grouping)

 

Follow up with some practise on BBC bitesize.
SPAG – This week work your way through the Year 1 Spelling and Reading Year 1 Common Exception Word pack  Choose the activity pages in any order. Most of the activities can be adapted without printing by making lists in your book. Why not make this a neat handwriting challenge too?

Phonics   Use the Phase 2-5 power point again and do the next 10-15 sounds, don’t forget the actions.

Continue with the phase 4 booklet.

Science/ICT

 

Purple Mash

 

Herbivore, carnivore or omnivore quiz.

 

Mammals or Reptiles quiz.

Wednesday 1st July.

Try a Just Dance on YouTube this morning. Our favourites include Waka waka and Firework by Katie Perry.

English

 

Use a picture from the story. What is the setting? Remember a setting is where the story takes place. Is it space? Under the sea? Etc.

Can you use this to write a description for the setting? Remember this might be what it would be lie, what you would be able to hear, taste, touch ad smell.

The document has three sheets all with the same picture, but they have different levels of support, so choose the one you think your child needs.

Collins Big Cat ebooks, free choice reading.

Go to Collins Connect and click on the Teacher portal and enter: 

Username: parents@harpercollins.co.uk  Password: Parents20! 

Maths

Week 8 – W/c 15th June

 

Lesson 3 – Make Equal Groups (sharing)

 

Follow up with BBC bitesize - making equal groups.
SPAG – This week work your way through the Year 1 Spelling and Reading Year 1 Common Exception Word pack  Choose the activity pages in any order. Most of the activities can be adapted without printing by making lists in your book. Why not make this a neat handwriting challenge too?
Phonics Use the Phase 2-5 power point again and do the next 10-15 sounds, don’t forget the actions.
Follow up with working through the Phase 4 Phonics booklet

Science

 

Animals – What do I eat? Powerpoint presentation

 

Write a list of animals under the headings: carnivores, herbivores and omnivores.

Tuesday 30th June

 

English

 

Can you complete the speech and thought bubbles for the characters?

 

Remember you don’t have to print these; you can draw your own pictures and your own speech bubbles.

 

Make sure you’re thinking about what the characters would be saying or thinking, and that you don’t need to write ‘he said.’

English

 

 

Reading

Maths

Week 8 – W/c 15th June

Lesson 2 – Make Doubles

Follow up with BBC bitesize -Making doubles
SPAG – This week work your way through the Year 1 Spelling and Reading Year 1 Common Exception Word pack  Choose the activity pages in any order. Most of the activities can be adapted without printing by making lists in your book. Why not make this a neat handwriting challenge too?

Phonics Use the Phase 2-5 power point again and do the next 10-15 sounds, don’t forget the actions.

Phase 3 spelling pack

Science

 

Animal Bodies Powerpoint and  Description sheet.

See Monday's Science for the powerpoint link.

Monday 29th June

Start your day with : www.youtube.com Live workouts at 9am with Joe Wicks OR Just dance on YouTube.

English

 

Read the story ‘Carrot Club.’ 

Click the link and then click Download now.

 

Then draw your own story map of the story.

Phonics  Use this power point to practise all the sounds from phase 2-5. You may want to do 10-15 sounds today.

Reading

Collins Big Cat ebooks, free choice reading.

Go to Collins Connect and click on the Teacher portal and enter: 

Username: parents@harpercollins.co.uk  Password: Parents20! 

Maths

Week 8 Lesson 1 - Making arrays

Follow up with the arrays sheet.

SPAG – This week work your way through the Year 1 Spelling and Reading Year 1 Common Exception Word pack  Choose the activity pages in any order. Most of the activities can be adapted without printing by making lists in your book. Why not make this a neat handwriting challenge too?

Science

 

Read and discuss the questions in our Grouping Animals Powerpoint

Friday 26th June

Try some lovely stretches with Cosmic yoga for kids on YouTube this morning.

English – Senses, Poetry writing

 

You know a lot about your 5 senses and what they can do. Now let’s try writing a senses poem! Read the examples with a grown up and start thinking of some ideas.

 

Option 1: Keep it simple- choose something that tells us about each sense.

 

My Senses

I can see….

I can hear….

I can touch….

I can small….

I can taste…..

 

Option 2: You can base your poem on a place or a thing and use this as a title e.g.

 

Home

I can see….

I can smell….   Etc

 

Summer

In Summer I hear….

In Summer I taste….

 

Option 3: Choose food or drink to write about and use it as a title e.g.

 

Ice lolly

An ice lolly looks ….

An ice lolly tastes… etc

 

Pop corn

Carrot

Reading

 

Collins Big Cat ebooks, free choice reading.

Go to Collins Connect and click on the Teacher portal and enter: 

Username: parents@harpercollins.co.uk  Password: Parents20! 

Maths

Maths challenge

This week, BBC Bitesize have partnered with Premier League Primary Stars to bring you some football themed activities, videos and quizzes!

SPAG –

This week work your way through the Capital letters and full stops home learning pack.  Choose the activity pages in any order. Most of the activities can be adapted without printing by making lists in your book. Why not make this a neat handwriting challenge too?

Phonics

Story Time

Audible books

Winnie-the-Pooh: A.A. Milne's Pooh Classics, Volume 1

Thursday 25th June

www.youtube.com Live workouts at 9am with Joe Wicks OR Just dance on YouTube. Try and do at least 15 mins.

Science – Animals including humans

 

Senses scavenger hunt.

Print off or simply use as a discussion starter and ideas reminder.

Use your home and outside to find things that you can experience with each of your senses.

Make sure you have adult supervision to keep you safe whilst you do this activity.

Record your findings on the sheet or draw and write in your book.

Reading

Teach your monster to read.

Maths

Week 7 lesson 4

Now try the diving into mastery cards.

SPAG – This week work your way through the Capital letters and full stops home learning pack.  Choose the activity pages in any order. Most of the activities can be adapted without printing by making lists in your book. Why not make this a neat handwriting challenge too?

Phonics   Use the Phase 2-5 power point again and do the next 10-15 sounds, don’t forget the actions.

Song time

5 senses

Wednesday 24th June

 

Science – Animals including humans

Senses sorting pictures.

You can print and do as a cut and stick activity OR if you can’t print it out get a grown up to divide your page into 5 columns and label each with one of the 5 senses. Now write your own list using some ideas from the sheet as you look at it on screen. If you prefer you can draw pictures again.

 

Complete the senses word search.

Collins Big Cat ebooks, free choice reading.

Go to Collins Connect and click on the Teacher portal and enter: 

Username: parents@harpercollins.co.uk  Password: Parents20! 

Maths

Week 7 lesson 3 Counting in tens

If you can print it out try the count in tens maze. If you don’t have access to a printer write out your tens numbers in your book.
Phonics
Read phase 2-5 tricky words. Again try 10-15 at a time.

Story time

 

 

Audible books

Stone Soup

Tuesday 23rd June

Start the day with some Cosmic Yoga!

Science – Animals including humans

Senses Power Point

Work through the lesson presentation and where it asks you to draw on a whiteboard, draw in your book.

Skip slide 16 Which Sense activity.

 

 

Watch the clip of how animals and humans use their senses differently.

Ext: Play the body parts and labels matching game.

If you haven’t already discovered it try-

Teach your monster to read. Free app for phones or computers.

Maths

Week 7 lesson 2 Count in 5’s

Now try the diving into mastery cards.

SPAG – This week work your way through the Capital letters and full stops home learning pack.  Choose the activity pages in any order. Most of the activities can be adapted without printing by making lists in your book. Why not make this a neat handwriting challenge too?

Phonics Use the Phase 2-5 power point again and do the next 10-15 sounds, don’t forget the actions.

Phonics games

Song time

Senses song

Monday 22nd June

Start your day with some movement!

www.youtube.com Live workouts at 9am with Joe Wicks OR Just dance on YouTube. Try and do at least 15 mins.

Science – Animals including humans.

The Body Song: Introduce the topic by teaching how to sing ‘The Body Song’ to the tune of

‘Old MacDonald Had a Farm’

Introduce the song a verse at a time with the children

choosing a body part and an action for each verse.

Examples:

I have a hand, and I clap, clap here.

I have a nose, and I sniff, sniff here.

I have a leg, and I walk, walk here.

I have a foot, and I stamp, stamp here. Etc.

 

 

Next

We are going to draw a diagram of a  person and name the body parts. There is a template you can use, but you could draw your own in your book OR if it’s a nice day and you have space why not get a grown up to draw around you on the ground with chalk?

 

Now use the body parts labels PDF to finish your diagram. Don’t print them out just add them to the diagram.

 

Ext: Ask your child to describe a body part and you guess what it is.

Reading

Collins Big Cat ebooks, free choice reading.

Go to Collins Connect and click on the Teacher portal and enter: 

Username: parents@harpercollins.co.uk  Password: Parents20! 

Maths

White Rose Maths

Week 7 lesson 1 Count back in 2’s

Bring the odds and evens grid up on screen. Use it to pick a number up to 50 and write down the numbers that you use if you count back in twos.

 

Use this Jack Hartman song to practise counting backwards from 100!

Phonics  Use this power point to practise all the sounds from phase 2-5. You may want to do 10-15 sounds today.

Tricky trucks phase 5 for tricky word practise.

SPAG – This week work your way through the Capital letters and full stops home learning pack.  Choose the activity pages in any order. Most of the activities can be adapted without printing by making lists in your book. Why not make this a neat handwriting challenge too?

Story time

Go to Audible for free downloadable audio books. You could listen to the suggested stories or choose your own

Stinky Winky Silly Willy Off-Key Donkey: A Fun Rhyming Animal Bedtime Book for Kids (Really Silly Wonky Songy Children's Books)

Friday 19th June

English

 

Re-write the story of The enormous Turnip with your new character. See if you can remember:

  • Capital letters and full stops
  • Time connectives to help your story sequence
  • Adjectives for description
  • Can anyone use speech marks??

SPAG

Try to include speech in your story writing.

Phonics:

Ee phoneme spotter story. You don’t need to pring, you can just write a list of words in your book.

Friday Challenge

Art:Design

 

Design a Father’s Day card for an important male in your life.

If  you have been in school this week you may have already made a card so why not try Thursdays art activity.

Thursday 18th June

 

English

 

Use the character development sheets to design a new character to help pull the turnip out.

SPAG

Comic strip Superhero Speech

Phonics:

Ea phoneme spotter story. You don’t need to pring, you can just write a list of words in your book.
Maths
Measure Capacity

Art/Design

 

Collage some 3d vegetables from the story.

Wednesday 17th June

Start with a Cosmic yoga session or a Just Dance on YouTube.

 

English

 

Complete The Enormous Turnip book review.

SPAG

Spot the missing speech marks worksheet.

Phonics:

Ay phoneme spotter story. You don’t need to print, you can just write a list of words in your book.
Maths

Introducing Capacity and Volume

 

Follow up with:

Science/Design and Technology

The Enormous Turnip vegetable soup activity. Don’t forget your work on measuring out the ingredients too!

Tuesday 16th June

 

English

 

The Enormous Turnip differentiated reading comprehension. Choose one level of text to read and answer the questions in full sentences in your exercise book in your very neatest handwriting.

SPAG/Handwriting

 

Choose the book you read yesterday. Practice your very neatest handwriting and see if you can copy the speech marks correctly.  

Phonics:

AW phoneme spotter story. You don’t need to print, you can just write a list of words in your book.
Maths

Comparing Mass

 

Follow up with

Science

Choose 3 fruit/vegetables to taste test. Complete the description sheet or use the boxes as ideas to record you thinking.

Monday 15th June

 

English

Read The Enormous Turnip powerpoint.

 

Draw a story map to show your understanding, adding key words such as:

  • time connectives – first, next, then, after that, finally,
  • character names:
  • repetitive phrases – ‘but it still wouldn’t budge.’

SPAG/Reading

Choose a story book to share with a grown up. Can you find examples of speech marks? Can you practice reading the speech parts in different voices?

Phonics:

Au phoneme spotter story. You don’t need to print, you can just write a list of words in your book.
Maths

Lesson 1 Measuring Mass

 

Follow up with Twinkle challenge questions

Science

Look through the photos of different fruits and vegetables (don’t print there are too many). Talk about where they grow – on tress, underground, on plants etc. Talk about which parts of the fruit/vegetable you can eat – seeds, flower, stem, root and leaves.

Friday 12th June.

 

Science – Plants

Remember your carrot family activity from yesterday? Talk through with your grown up what you did and in what order.

Now write a set of instructions to tell someone else how to do this task. You will need some ‘bossy’ words e.g. decorate, rip, chop etc. Don’t forget to make a list of things you will need!

 

Collins Big Cat ebooks, free choice reading.

Go to Collins Connect and click on the Teacher portal and enter: 

Username: parents@harpercollins.co.uk  Password: Parents20! 

Phonics

Instructions PDF and Phase 5 chatterbox i-e, o-e, u-e, u-e

Maths

Making shapes out of sticks and stones challenge.

Song time:

Thursday 11th June

Science –Plants

Carrot family activity.

Adults- instruct the children in how to complete the project using the guidance PDF.

You will need to split the activity into two sessions

  1. Painting the pot
  2. Planting the carrot tops

 

Reading  comprehension

Super seeds 60 second read.

Phonics

Tricky word trucks.

You will need an adult to tick if you are right or wrong.

Maths

Patterns with2D and 3D shapes

Story time: We plant a seed.

Wednesday 10th June

 

Start your day with some lovely yoga stretches, choose a Cosmic Kids Yoga on YouTube.

Science – Plants

 

Fun challenge: Use the link to

Speak like an expert –Plants and growth

 

Try to talk like a plant expert for 2 mins to a grown up.

Adults: use the sheet to keep score.

Now -Complete your knowledge organiser by making a list of words for your flowering plant parts and writing an explanation in the key vocabulary box.

Reading

 

Collins Big Cat ebooks, free choice reading.

Go to Collins Connect and click on the Teacher portal and enter: 

Username: parents@harpercollins.co.uk 

Password: Parents20! 

Phonics

Instructions PDF and Phase 5 chatterbox ae, ou, ie, ea

Maths

Sort 2D shapes

Story time: Plant the tiny seed.

Tuesday 9th June

 

Science – Plants

Let’s start making a knowledge organiser.

See the PDF for an example of setting it out.

 

Step 1: Draw a flowering plant of your choice, and label the parts in the box.

You will need the words:

Petals

Leaves

Stem

Roots

Seed/bulb

 

Don’t worry about the key vocabulary as we will finish that tomorrow.

Reading  comprehension

Crazy Cactus 60 second read.

Phonics

Phonics frog

Maths

Explore 2D shapes

Recognise and name 2D shapes.

Story time: The Tiny Seed.

Monday 8th June

Science- Plants

Watch the video. Explain that it is speeded up and that we don’t see the plant move in this way as it happens too slowly.

 This is a healthy plant. Do you know what a plant needs to grow and stay healthy? Think back to last week’s work

Complete the interactive word mat activity.

Reading

Collins has made their Big Cat ebooks free to access. Choose the colour band that your child is reading and select from the range of books.

Go to Collins Connect and click on the Teacher portal and enter: 

Username: parents@harpercollins.co.uk 

Password: Parents20! 

and click Login. 

Phonics

Instructions PDF and Phase 5 chatterbox au, ey, a-e, e-e

Maths

Recap and remind about 3D shapes

Now try : Sorting 3D shapes

Story time: The incredible growing plant.

Friday 5th June

English

 

Have a go at writing an alternative version of Jack and the Beanstalk using your new characters.

Maths

Follow today's lesson on White Rose.

 

Now have a go at the home learning challenge. Follow the link.

Phonics

 

Phase 5 flashcards – speed trial

Tricky word trucks – all Phase 5 High Frequency words

Practice spelling the Common Exception Words – me, she, we, no and go in your exercise books.

 

Non-sense words – Picnic on Pluto – all phase 5 sounds

SPAG

Include some exciting adjectives in your story writing.

Art/Design

Design and make a 3d flower using some of the ideas in the picture.

Thursday 4th June

English

Innovate a new story of your own by drawing a new story map.

Wednesday 3rd June

English

Design a new character either to replace the Giant or Jack.

Maths

Measuring length

 

Measure some natural objects/things around the house using a ruler/tape measure if possible.

 

Or complete

Twinkl Measuring length challenge cards over the next two days.

Phonics

 

Phase 5 flashcards – speed trial

Tricky word trucks – all Phase 5 High Frequency words

Practice spelling the Common Exception Words – was, is, has, his and I in your exercise books.

Ext – write them in a sentence using capital letters, finger spaces and full stops.

SPAG

Sorting adjectives worksheet. You don’t need to print, just add the adjectives into the correct columns. Some children will most likely need to talk about the meaning of some words.

Topic

What do plants need to grow? Powerpoint.

 

Complete What plants need to grow worksheet (you don’t need to print just copy the sentences, in your best handwriting, and fill in the missing words.

Tuesday 2nd June

 

English

 

Draw a picture of the two main characters – Jack and the Giant. Can you write a few sentences to describe the characters using adjectives (describing words).

Maths

 

Measuring length

 

Measure some natural objects/things around the house finding non standard units (we would use cubes in school but at home you could use anything of the same size like lego bricks)

 

Or complete

Twinkl Measuring length challenge cards over the next two days.

Phonics

 

Phase 5 flashcards – speed trial

Tricky word trucks – all Phase 5 High Frequency words

Practice spelling the Common Exception Words – of, said, says, are and were in your exercise books.

Ext – write them in a sentence using capital letters, finger spaces and full stops.

Topic

 

Draw, label and colour the lifecycle of a flowering plant from yesterday’s learning.

Monday 1st June

 

English

 

Read the Jack and the Beanstalk powerpoint. Draw a story map to retell the story (like we have many times this year).

Maths

 

Comparing length and height

 

Go outside and find some leaves/twigs/trees. Order them by length and height focusing on using the language of longer, shorter, taller etc.

Phonics

Phase 5 flashcards – speed trial

Tricky word trucks – all Phase 5 High Frequency words

Practice spelling the Common Exception Words – the, I, do, to, today in your exercise books.

Ext – write them in a sentence using capital letters, finger spaces and full stops.

SPAG

Read through the Adjectives powerpoint. Can you come up with alternative adjectives to the ones given?

Topic

 

Read The Lifecycle of a Flowering Plant. (Twinkl)

 

Go on a walk and take photos of the different type of flowering plants you can find.

 

Plant and Flower hunt (Twinkl)

Friday 22nd May

 

Science/PE- I know the effects of exercise on the body.

Hold your own ‘Funny Mini Olympics’.

Here are a few things you might like to include but you could invent your own activities using things at home or in the garden.

 

Invite your family to join in.

 

Decorate your own medals and hold a ceremony.

SPAG

Look at the Y1 SPAG lesson –Joining words and clauses using ‘and’.

Pick up where we left off on Tues Slide 12.

Work through the review activity and then complete the Consolidation activity – Theo’s Party, there are 3 levels of this activity you only need to do one.

Maths
Friday maths challenge!

Story time:

Junglie United

Thursday 21st May

Growth mindset-

Growth mindset teaches us that we should always give our best even if something is hard to do.

Now talk to a grown up to answer these questions

  1. What did the tortoise learn?
  2. What did the hare learn?
  3. Who was helping the tortoise and how?
  4. Can you learn from getting things wrong?
  5. What are your strengths?

Grown-ups: Some of these questions are hard to think about and answer and it might be helpful to give prompts e.g. Did the tortoise give up? Why was the hare so confident? What did the hare do wrong?

 

Now choose something that you found difficult and have tried hard with. Draw a picture of yourself trying hard at the activity. Maybe include a speech bubble.

Reading

You have seen the power point now choose one of the reading levels and try the comprehension.

Phonics

Tricky word trucks.

You will need an adult to tick if you are right or wrong.

Non-sense words – Picnic on Pluto – all phase 5 sounds

Maths

Week 4 Lesson 4 Compare number sentences.

 

Diving deeper into mastery cards- compare number sentences.

Choose one of the 3 levels and draw tables or write the number problems in your book.

Story Time

Everyone can learn to ride a bicycle.

Wednesday 20th May

Science/Sports

This Summer the Olympics were supposed to be held in Tokyo. They have been postponed for now. The last Olympics was held in Brazil.

Watch this power point.

 

Look through the photo pack of Olympic activities (WARNING do not print them off there are too many).

Choose one and write and draw about it.

Name of sport or event:

What do you wear?

How do you play/take part?

Reading

The Tokyo Olympics interactive word search and interactive word mat activities.

Phonics
Maths

Week 4 Lesson 3. Add and subtract worded problems.

Don’t print out, read on screen and draw or write whatever you need to show the answer in your book.

Choose 3 to complete.

Yoga time!

Tuesday 19th May

 

Science- I know why exercise is important.

 

Make a poster showing the importance of exercise.

Think of a title.

What information do you need to include?

What pictures will you use?

You could use pictures from magazines or catalogues as well as drawings.

SPAG

Look at the Y1 SPAG lesson –Joining words and clauses using ‘and’.

 

Work through the slides rehearsing the sentences out loud. Pause at the slide called Party Time (Independent focussed activity). Look at the PDF of the worksheet and use Q2 to write the sentences in your book (don’t worry about the other questions).

Leave the power point there for today.

Reading comprehension

How to make a healthy fruit salad.

Read together and answer the questions verbally.

Maths

Week 4 Lesson 2 Subtract within 20.

 

Now try a game. You can adjust to make it easier or harder as suits.

Cosmic kids yoga –Dance fitness

Monday 18th May

 

Science- What does exercise do for us?

Look at the power point with a grown up. You will need to talk to them and answer the questions on the slides.

Why we need exercise.

 

Continue working through the slides following the activities.

Once you are finished write some sentences in your book to answer these questions:

  • What are some of the benefits of exercise?
  • How much activity should you try to complete each day?
  • Name some of the ways that you  can be active. 
  • Apart from exercise, what else can you do to stay healthy.
Reading free choice – record in reading record. Why not try a Bug Club book and quiz?

Phonics

Phase 5 matching game PPT

Grown-ups will need to run this one.

Maths

Week 4 Lesson 1 Add by making 10

Look at the power point and answer the questions as you go through.

Diving deeper into mastery cards –Add by making 10

Choose one of the 3 levels and draw number lines, ten frames or write the word problems in your book.

Song time:

LBB juniour

Thursday 14th May

Art

Who can be creative?

Using some of the recycling around your house can you make a big picture/sculpture?

Hello everyone! It is the week beginning 11th May. I hope you all had a lovely bank holiday weekend with your families. Here are the activities and suggestions for working at home this week.
Thursday 14th March

Maths 

Add more and count on with 20.

Watch the video 

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-1/

 

Complete the questions in your book.

SPAG

Compound words.

look at the word search. Either print and complete it or write a list of all the words you can find.

Play cheeky chimps on phonics play.

Story time

Watch Maddie’s Do You Know?

Wednesday 13th May

Science/Geography

 

Purple Mash – Simple City recycling programme.

Watch the videos and sort the rubbish into the correct recycling bin.

English

 

Write down 5 sentences about how you can help look after the Earth. Remember capital letters, spaces and full stops as well as forming letters correctly. Remember curly caterpillar letters and long ladder letters.

Maths

Adding together and finding a part

 

Watch the Video

SPAG

Compound words

 

Complete the Look, Say, Cover, Write, Check

Complete the questions in the book.

Phonics

 

Play The Mystery of Flower Garden.

Story Time

Mr Tumble Recycling

Tuesday 12th May.

The Messy Magpie comprehension. Choose one of the appropriate levels of reading and answer questions in full sentences (where appropriate) in your exercise books.

Reading comprehension

Maths

Fact Families

 

Watch the video:

Complete the questions in your book.

SPAG

 

Compound word spelling activity.

 

Phonics Play

 

Play Sentence Substitution 5a.

 

Song Time

Monday 11th May

 

English

Read The Messy Magpie Recycling Powerpoint.

 

Recycling Cut and Paste activity. You don’t need to print just draw pictures under the two headings.

Maths

Part whole relationships to Number Bonds.

 

Watch the video:

SPAG

 Compound words –

Read and learn about compound words on the powerpoint answering the questions as you go through.

Phonics

 

Play Phase 5 Popping Balloons powerpoint.

Thursday 7th May

Wake up your body with a workout.

Dinosaur e-book Read p18-24

Fossil finders, Mary Anning, Living with dinosaurs.

Now try some fossil inspired art.

 

Make a spiral

First look for any examples of spirals around your home or outside.  Spiders webs, shells, pinecones, petals on flowers etc. Trace the shape of a spiral in the air, starting small in the centre and moving outwards.

Look at the images of Spirals in nature PDF and try to create some of your own spiral art. You could use paint, felt tip pens, dried beans, coloured beads, different coloured wool, stones and twigs for example. You could do this job inside or out! Take a picture to show what you have done.

Home learning. Year 1. Summer term week 2.

Lesson 4 Problem solving.

Work through the power point carefully. You may need lots of pausing for discussion.

SPAG

The next challenge cards to try are numbers 7-13..

Phonicsplay -Phase 5 alternative spellings of phonemes-reading practice. Choose any of the sounds and read the sentences out loud.

 

 and then some Tricky word trucks

Time to sing along.

Wednesday 6th May.

Why not try a 'wild workout' or two with Andy from Cbeebies.

Carry on with the next section of the Dinosaur ebook.

Dinosaurs e-book

Read p 13-17

Spikes, scales, horns and tails.

 

Now work through the What am I? power point.

Create your own clues for: (choose 1)

 An ankylosaurus

An ovirapter

An alosaurus

Or another dinosaur of your choice.

Home learning. Year 1. Summer term week 2.

Lesson 3 Find a quarter.

Why not collect some small objects from around your home and find a quarter practically, this will help you complete the activity.

Reading today is your free choice, don't forget to write it in your reading record.

Play the phonics frog game (phase 5 all sounds), then have a go at sorting some real and nonsense words in Odd and Bob phase 5.

Story time

For today's story we have chosen Tyrannosaurus Drip by Julia Donaldson.

Tuesday 5th May

Don't forget to wake up your bodies with Joe Wicks at 9am!

Dinosaur e book

Dinosaurs e-book

Read p6-11

Dinosaur diets, Meet the herbivores, Meet the carnivores, Meet the Omnivores.

 

Now watch the power point and have a go at the sorting activity.

Write 3 sentences in your book to explain what each of the words Herbivore, Carnivore and Omnivore mean.

Home learning. Year 1. Summer term week 2. Lesson 2.

Find a quarter.

Activity Q 1 and 2 -Why not try finding objects to draw around that would give you the shapes you need (if you can’t print the sheet out).

Activity Q 3 and 4 –discuss with a grown up.

SPAG

Try these challenge cards. Complete 1-6.

Phonicsplay flashcard time challenge

Choose all sounds and 1 min on the timer. What is your best score?

 

Dragons den –Real and nonsense words

 

Now have a listen to this 

The Dinosaur Rap!

Monday 4th May
This link will take you too the twinkl page where you can download the book for yourself.

Home learning. Year 1. Summer term week 2.

Find a half.

Try the top marks game. Choose Level 2 in the first drop down menu. Doubles and Halves in the second menu. Halves up to 10 in the third menu. Don’t forget to set the time interval to suit (10 sec or more).

Don’t worry if you can’t do it quickly the first few times it’s just for fun.

Try a Summer Term Spelling and grammar mat. No need to print –copy out the words or sentences. There are 3 levels to choose from (the answers are there too)

Phonicsplay -Phase 5 alternative spellings of phonemes-reading practice. Choose any of the sounds and read the sentences out loud.

 

Tricky word trucks

Harry and his bucket full of dinosaurs – Home!

Friday 1st May

Science –

Can you match the animals to their babies? Set task on Purple Mash.

Science – matching animals to their homes

Science

Write about the basic needs of animals.

ICT/Art

Can you draw, label and paint a bird?

Phonics -Work through days 4 and 5 on the powerpoint.
Can you complete the maths challenge.
Thursday 30th April

Here’s Joe!

Birds in your Garden

Differentiated reading comprehension.

What clothes do you wear in the different seasons?

Go to the 2do area to find today's task.

Phonics today - Work through days 1- 3 on the powerpoint.

Lesson 4 – Finding Half

Watch the video and click on the activity

Cosmic kids yoga

On the farm.

Wednesday 29th April

 Literacy

Use the writing frame ideas to write a paragraph describing a safari animal. Talk about and compare to your local animal.

What is the same? What is different?

Safari animal writing frames

Complete the word list adding ‘un’ in exercise books. Discuss what the words mean?

Phonics

Lesson 3 – Making equal groups (sharing)

Watch the video and click on the activity.

Tuesday 28th April

Safari animals fact files

Read the Safari Animals Fact File Display Posters.

Go to Twinkl and click the KS1 box. Search for the Safari Animals Fact File. This 9 page doc is too large to link to!

Literacy

Complete the powerpoint guessing the animal.

Phonics

 

Design and make your own phonics game using real and nonsense words. Play it together.

Making equal groups

Jungle safari cosmic kids yoga.
Monday 27th April

Science- Take a walk in your local area. What types of animals would you find? Can you draw pictures and label them? Choose one animal. Can you tell me what they eat? Where they live?  Anything else about them.

Maths today is all about doubles.
For a little extension work, try this link to the Top marks site and have a game of Hit the Button!

Story time:

Handa’s Surprise

Friday 24th April.

Butterfly Life Cycle

Draw the life cycle of a butterfly and use arrows to show which way the cycle goes. 

Picnic on Pluto

Phase 5 flashcards – speed trial

Tricky word trucks – all Phase 5 High Frequency words

Practice spelling the Common Exception Words – any you are struggling with in your exercise books.

 

Non-sense words – Picnic on Pluto – all phase 5 sounds

Measure capacity

Week 1 Lesson 5 Measure capacity.

Look  at the power point presentation. Respond as you go through.

Talk through the questions on the sheet. These are reasoning style questions and are can be challenging for children to explain.

Working without worksheets, practical measuring activity for a sunny day!

Thursday 23rd April.
Print the ‘I can’ sheet OR write your own I can statements in your book. Don’t forget…YET!  

Phonics

Tricky word trucks.

You will need an adult to tick if you are right or wrong

Week 1 Lesson 4 Introduce capacity and volume.

Watch the power point presentation. Respond as you go through.

Wednesday 22nd April

Make a playdough bug.

Use card, sticks and natural materials or anything you have at home.

How to Make Play Dough - Easy No Cook Recipe! | Sea Lemon

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Use slides 5 and 6 to write sentences in your book.

Question 1- say your answers to a grown up. Question 2- write the statements in your book.

Ignore Question 3.

Ext: Reasoning question

Ext: Can you use your reasoning skills to answer this question

Tuesday 21st April

The Cautious Caterpillar

Phonics

Measure mass

Monday 20th April.

What are insects like? BBC bitesize KS1

BBC bitesize

Wednesday 1st April Choose from 3 levels.

Thurs 26th Place value activity cards.

Remember the Tens and Ones cards are in order from Diving -Deeper -Deepest. If you try one and it's straightforward then move on to the next.

Mother's Day Comprehension

This term we are learning all about Our World in our topic Out of this world!

We will explore countries, continents and other places such as deserts, the Acrtic, rainforests and oceans . 

 

Don't forget we want your work and pictures from home to put up on our topic wall.

Year 1 are off to the Space Centre on Wednesday. What will we find out?

20-01-20

In maths we are learning about fact families or related facts. In other words all of the additions and subtractions that you can make using one set of numbers.

6 + 4 = 10

4 + 6 = 10

10 - 4 = 6

10 - 6 = 4

 

We will do this using ten frames, part whole models and bar models wit lots of equipment to help us! 

We use these to help us work out problems.

Our book for the next two weeks. 20-01-20

Please check your recycling!

 

We still want your junk modelling materials especially tubes such as kitchen roll inners and pringles boxes (sorry we are not allowed to use toilet rolls)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

High Frequency Words or Common Exception words

Try these websites for games to support your child's learning.

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