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Week Commencing 13th July 2020

Please find attached the home learning packs and guidance for this week.

Please continue to work on phonics play and use Bug Club - using these resources really does make a big difference to your child's reading skills.

 

 

Week commencing 6th July 2020

Please find below the learning pack for this week along with the guidance.  If you have any questions please don't hesitate to get in touch.

 

As usual please remember to have a look at phonics play and Bug Club this week.

Week commencing 29th June 2020

Please find below the learning pack for this week along with the guidance.  If you have any questions please don't hesitate to get in touch.

 

As usual please remember to have a look at phonics play and Bug Club this week. 

Week Commencing Monday 22nd June 2020

 

Please find below the learning pack for this week along with the guidance.  If you have any questions please don't hesitate to get in touch.

 

Activities included are about writing sentences, making a postcard, writing questions and a reading comprehension about Summer Rain.  

 

As usual please remember to have a look at phonics play and Bug Club this week.  

 

Week Commencing Monday 15th June 2020

 

Please find attached electronic versions of the home learning pack for this week.

 

There is a lot of interesting work to do looking at mini-beasts!  We hope you enjoy it.

 

Also don't forget phonics play and book club to keep on top of your reading skills.

 

 

Week Commencing Monday 8th June 2020

Please find the link below for an electronic version of the pack that we have prepared for you this week.  It includes literacy and maths.

 

We hope that you enjoy the activities.  Don't forget to send us photographs of your work. 

 

Don't forget Bug Club and Phonics Play to continue your reading and phonics understanding.  Keep working through reading and writing the Year 1 words.  

 

If you have any questions please get in touch and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.

 

 

Week commencing 1st June 2020

The weather has been so sunny we could have been anywhere in the world! Imagine you were on a desert island. Watch the clip below and have a go at the activities. 

 

Monday- Visit a desert island (link below). Ask your child to write a message in a bottle. What can they see, hear, feel, taste and smell? Why not roll the message up and pop it in a plastic bottle?

 

Tuesday- Where would you like to visit? Plan the perfect beach trip. Draw and label all of the things that you would pack including a picnic. Who would you take? What games would you play? How much time would you spend in the sea?

 

Wednesday - Speak to your child about all of the things that make them happy or all of the things that they’re grateful for. Ask them to record these in a list.

 

Thursday-  Create a fact file about the endangered Sea Turtle. Can you find out about its appearance, its diet and its habitat? (Link below) Following this, your child could draw a detailed sketch of the Sea Turtle.

 

Friday- Can you design a beach safety poster? What kinds of things would you tell people to do to keep themselves safe? 

Bug Club

Keep up to date with your reading on bug club. There are still some children not accessing Bug club. If you have forgotton your passwords please email us and we can help you. When you have read a book you can choose one of these activities.

1) Make puppets of the characters in the story and retell it to an adult. 

2) Change something from the story and re- write it as your own. 

3) Can you find any of the year 1 words in your book? Write them down as you find them. 

 

We would love to see your work. You can email it to Mrs Hawkridge or myself and we'll get back to you. 

 

Phonics

Practise all of the sounds, phase 2- 5 and then play a game use Phonics play, letters and sounds or phonics bloom. 

 

Spellings

Choose 10 more year 1 words or year 2 words. Practise them each day and then ask a grown up to test you at the end of the week. 

Week commencing 25.05.20

Half term week- Home learning pack activities 

Week Beginning Monday 18th May 2020

This week - the same as last - is the work that we have sent in the printed pack.  The dates are on the sheets, we hope that you enjoy the activities.  There are electronic copies below.  Please get in touch if you need any help.  

 

Please remember to read the brilliant books on Bug Club and go on Phonics Play to practise all the sounds we have been working on.  

Week beginning 11.5.20
This week your work has been sent to you in the printed pack.  Each day's work has the date on the top.  Here are electronic copies of the work too.  We hope you enjoy them, there are some lovely stories and poems.  

Week commencing 4.5.20

Book Week- Book week activity pack

Week commencing 27.4.20

This week, I want you to have a go at the lessons on the following site. I have been trying them this week with Owen (year 5 lessons) and we have found that they are really good. The lessons are taught by teachers, some of them from schools in Barnsley. They follow a similar format to the types of lessons that we do in school too. Let me know what you think of them, I would love to see some of your finished work too so don't forget to email it to me! 

Reading

Remember to log on to Bug Club. When you have read you can try some of these activities. 

1)This week, choose a nonfiction book look at the features and see if you can find them in other books you have read.

2) Choose an animal. Can you make your own non- fiction page or book to tell me about your animal?

 

As well as Bug Club you can also access free books on the Oford Owl website. The link is on the previous page. 

Phonics

Keep practising all of the sounds we have learnt in school so far. Phase 2 - Phase 5.

You can access Phonics Play to play games and practise the tricky words or choose a reading book and go on a sound hunt. How many sounds can you find in the book? Can you find any split digraphs? 

Week commencing 20.4.20

Bug Club

Keep up to date with your reading on bug club. There are still some children not accessing Bug club. If you have forgotton your passwords please email us and we can help you. When you have read a book you can choose one of these activities.

1) Make puppets of the characters in the story and retell it to an adult. 

2) Change something from the story and re- write it as your own. 

3) Can you find any of the year 1 words in your book? Write them down as you find them. 

 

We would love to see your work. You can email it to Mrs Hawkridge or myself and we'll get back to you. 

 

Phonics play

Practise all of the sounds, phase 2- 5 and then play a game choosing the split digraphs. 

Writing

Here are three writing activities. Try to complete at least two. 

Chicken Licken

A Thank You Note

Can you write a thank you note or make a thank you poster for the delivery people and stick it in your window for them to see? 

Remember to:

yes Use the correct size letters.

yesUse capital letters and full stops as well as finger spaces.

yesIllustrate your note or poster. 

 

The Amazing Captain Tom Moore!

Have you heard about Captain Tom Moore? He served in WW2 and is 99! He wanted to raise money for the NHS bywalking 100 laps of his garden. He has now raised over £19 million pounds!

On the 30th April he will be 100! It would be amazing if he received cards from everyone to show him how wonderful he is.

Can you make him a birthday card? 

Remember to:

 yes Use neat handwriting.

yesWrite a lovely message inside.

yesDraw him a picture.

yesBefore you send it, take a picture to show us.

 

You can send it to him at this address:

Captain Tom Moore, C/O Post Office Limited, 67 Bedford Road, Marston Moretaine, MK43 0LA, Bedfordshire, England

You could also choose some words from the year 1 or 2 common exception word list if you just wanted to do some writing with these. 

Week commencing 30th March 2020

Bug Club

Keep up to date with your reading on bug club. When you have read a book you can choose one of these activities.

1) Retell the story in your own words. 

2) Draw your favourite character from the book and describe them. 

3) Make up your own story. You can use ideas from other books that you have read. 

 

We would love to see your work. You can email it to Mrs Hawkridge or myself and we'll get back to you. 

 

Phonics play

Use the link above to access Phonics Play. Practise Phase 5 sounds in the games. 

 

Writing

Can you spend some time each day thinking about what you have done. Keep a diary about your week. Here is a diary template that you can use to support your writing. 

Remember to include all the things that we have learnt in Year 1 so far. Remember capital letters, full stops, to use sensible sounds to help you spell your words, finger spaces, different openers and connectives

 

Spellings

Remember to practise reading and writing the Year 1 common exception words. Challenge yourself to reading the Year 2 words too!

Common exception words

Week commencing 23rd March

 

Phonics Play

Play the Obb and Bob game and practise reading the real and nonsense words

 

PhonicsPlay have now made their site free to access. There is no need to set up as a new user, simply use the log in details provided on the homepage.

 

Phonics Play 

Phonics Play Comics

 

Bug Club

Keep up with your reading on Bug Club, if you have forgotten your Bug Club login details, email your teacher and they will send them to you.

Writing

Are you ready to go on a dinosaur adventure? 

Ask an adult to help you use the link below. An adult will have to read some parts to you. Now write a list of things that you will take with you and write your dinosaur adventure! 

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