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Week Beginning ~ Monday 8th February 2021

 

 

Reception Class Home Learning ~ 

Week Beginning: Monday 8th February 2021

Please continue to complete pages in your Phonics, Maths and Handwriting CGP books that we sent home during the Autumn Term.

We would really like to see all of the wonderful work that you complete at home, so please keep it safe so that you can share it with us when we return to school.

This Timetable shows the possible ways that your child could complete a range of activities each day to support their learning: Timetable

 

You will be receiving a paper pack of work by post this week which will further support your child's learning at home.

 

 

Phonics

A Phonics Lesson will be added here each day.

 

Friday 12th February 2021 ~ Phonics Lesson

Watch this video, focusing on the digraph 'qu' ~ Set 1 Sound Lesson - Friday

Read these words, using this video ~ Word Reading - Friday

 

Phonics Challenges for Friday ~

Can you practice writing the two letters that you need to record for the digraph 'qu?

Look for words in your books at home that include the digraph 'qu'.  Make a list of these words and practice reading them.

Can you make a list of words that include the digraph 'qu' - Can you think of words which have this digraph at the beginning?

For example, 'quiz', 'queen', 'quick'.

 

 

Thursday 11th February 2021 ~ Phonics Lesson

 

Phonics Challenges for Thursday ~

Can you practice writing the two letters that you need to record for the digraph 'ch'?

Look for words in your books at home that include the digraph 'ch'.  Make a list of these words and practice reading them.

Can you make a list of words that include the digraph 'ch' - Can you think of words which have this digraph at the beginning?

For example, 'chip', 'chop', 'cheese'.

 

 

Wednesday 10th February 2021 ~ Phonics Lesson

 

Phonics Challenges for Wednesday ~

Can you practice writing the two letters that you need to record for the digraph 'th'?

Look for words in your books at home that include the digraph 'th'.  Make a list of these words and practice reading them.

Can you make a list of words that include the digraph 'th' - Can you think of words which have this digraph at the beginning or end of the word?

For example, 'thing', 'think', 'with'.

 

 

Tuesday 9th February 2021 ~ Phonics Lesson

 Phonics Challenges for Tuesday ~

Can you practice writing the two letters that you need to record for the digraph 'sh'?

Look for words in your books at home that include the digraph 'sh'.  Make a list of these words and practice reading them.

Can you make a list of words that include the digraph 'sh' - Can you think of words which have this digraph at the beginning or end of the word?

For example, 'shop', 'ship', 'fish', 'rush'.

 

 

 Monday 8th February 2021 ~ Phonics Lesson

Phonics Challenges for Monday ~

Can you practice writing the letter 'x'?

Look for words in your books at home that include the letter 'x'.  Make a list of these words and practice reading them.

Can you make a list of words that include the letter 'x' - Where does this letter appear in the word?

For example, 'box', 'fox'

 

 

A Phonics challenge from Mrs Molloy ~ What letters and words are on Mrs Molloy's fridge this week?

Mrs Molloy has added some new letters and words to her fridge this week!  Can you say the sounds that each of the letters represent?  Can you read the words?

Could you construct your own words and sentences at home?  

 

                            

 

                       

 

 

English

We are continuing to focus upon reading and writing some of our High Frequency words this week and we are going to review all of the words that we have explored, read and spelt during this Half Term!

 

Reception Class Spelling Challenge, WB. Monday 8th February 2021 ~ Spelling Challenge, WB. Monday 8th February 2021

 

Our Maths focus this week is Shape, Space and Measure, including the Days of the Week.  Can you practice writing the name of each day of the week?

Remember to use a capital letter at the beginning of each name of the Day of the Week.  Which letters will you need to use?

 

         Sunday         Monday        Tuesday       Wednesday      Thursday       Friday

                                                                Saturday

 

You can use the Days of the Week to help you with your Writing Task for this week ~ Writing Task, WB. Monday 8th February 2021

 

  Maths

Please visit: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/early-years/ to find video clips and activities to support your child's Maths learning.

 

We are going to complete the final week of work in our unit Growing 6, 7, 8! and this week we will be exploring Shape, Space and Measure, by finding out about how we can compare and measure length, height and time   - but remember that you can also watch the videos and complete the accompanying activities from earlier units.

 

The schedule for the coming weeks can be found here ~ Phase-5-Growing-6-7-8-Overview

 

The activities to accompany each video clip can be found below: 

Growing 6, 7, 8! Week 3, Session 1 Activity ~ Session 1 Activity

Growing 6, 7, 8! Week 3, Session 2 Activity ~ Session 2 Activity

Growing 6, 7, 8! Week 3, Session 3 Activity ~ Session 3 Activity

Growing 6, 7, 8! Week 3, Session 4 Activity ~ Session 4 Activity

Growing 6, 7, 8! Week 3, Session 5 Activity ~ Session 5 Activity

  

 

Mrs Ryan has been using household items to practice measuring the length of different objects...

Could you explore ways of measuring and comparing the length of different objects in your house?

You could use paper clips, pasta shells, 1p coins to help you to measure length...

                               

                                                                                                    

                                       

                                                    

Mrs Ryan's pen is 3 pasta shells long.  Mrs Ryan's folder is 7 pasta shells long.

Which object is longer?  Which object is shorter?

 

 RE

We are continuing to focus upon the Sacrament of Baptism and this week we will be exploring the special symbols associated with Baptism, in addition to exploring the story of the Presentation of Jesus at the Temple.

 

You will find the RE tasks for this week here: RE Baptism Tasks - WB. Monday 8th February 2021

 

  

 Topic

Chinese New Year is going to be celebrated this Friday, 12th February.

This week our Topic work will focus upon China. 

Can you find China on a map of the world?

Can you create your own Flag of China? 

This template will help you:

                                                                                 Image result for china flag            China Flag Template               

The paper pack of work that you will receive by post this week also contains some Topic challenges that you can complete at home, including resources to make your own picture of an Ox and a Chinese Lantern ~ 

Topic Challenges, WB. Monday 8th February 2021

                                                                                              

                                                                                                                                      

 

Safer Internet Day 2021 ~ Tuesday 9th February 2021

 

 Safer Internet Day 2021 is going to be based upon the theme ~  ‘An internet we trust: exploring reliability in the online world.’

You can watch a Virtual Assembly, all about 'Detective Digiduck' from the UK Safer Internet Centre here ~

https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/detective-digiduck-virtual-assembly-3-7s

 

You can also find out more about 'Digiduck' here ~

https://www.childnet.com/resources/digiduck-stories/detective-digiduck

 

You can find lots of information and activities about Safer Internet Day by following this link from the UK Safer Internet Centre ~ 

https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/safer-internet-day/safer-internet-day-2021/i-am-educator/work-3-7s

Your task: Can you create a poster showing what you like to do online and who helps you when you are online?

For example, you might draw pictures of your tablet and activities and games you use it for. You might draw and label your laptop, TV, games console...

You might draw your mum, dad, older brothers and sisters helping you to use this technology safely at home...

 

 

PE

The following daily activities are all based around a specific area of PE, but also include lots of links to many other areas of the Early Years Curriculum.

Try to complete a selection of the activities each day!

 

Monday 8th February 2021 ~ Focus: Gymnastics

Find the activities here ~ Day 1 - Gymnastics

 

Tuesday 9th February 2021 ~ Focus: Dance

Find the activities here ~ Day 2 - Dance

 

Wednesday 10th February 2021 ~ Focus: Outdoor Adventure

Find the activities here ~ Day 3 - Outdoor Adventure

 

Thursday 11th February 2021 ~ Focus: Cricket

Find the activities here ~ Day 4 - Cricket

 

Friday 12th February 2021 ~ Focus: Athletics

Find the activities here ~ Day 5 - Athletics

 
 
 
 
 

Music

Join Mr Hawkins for a Music lesson each week:

Music Lesson 5