Year 1 Tasks

 

Welcome to the Summer Holidays!  ☀️ 


We have put a collection of fun activities together on our Summer Activity page to keep you busy over the summer. You can also look back to some of the things you have done this year.

Remember to rest! Keep smiling and enjoy time with your family.  We would love to hear how you are doing, but if you do not get a reply straight away, don't worry as we may be trying out '50 things to do in the summer' too.  



Have a fabulous summer, see you all in September for new adventures and learning :-) 

 

 

 

'Good Days in Unusual Times'.  This link provides a short story and thinking time for you and your child to discuss the different things that are happening at the moment and also to give you some good ideas on what you could do next.  Do not hesitate to contact us at school if you need further support. 

We have received some information from the government that has some really lovely ideas in regard to teaching younger children at home.  Please take a look at the link here

 

Welcome to Year 1's tasks of the day

 

We would like you to have a look at this page each day and complete the activities given.  Let us know how you are getting on :-)

 

Well done to our in Class gold, silver and bronze achievers - you have been sent a message on Maths Whizz!

Friday 17th July

1. Phonics

Look at the text below and see if you can find all the different /er/ spellings. Can you make a table like you see below and put the words in?

2. English

We have been reading The Sound Collector poem all week. Today you are going to have a go at writing your own verse! Look back at the new lines you added yesterday and keep going until you have your new verse. The template below will help you.

3. Maths

Log into Maths Whizz and see how many progressions you can get!

 

 

Have a lovely summer holiday and stay safe! xxxxx

 

Thursday 16th July

 

1. Phonics

Let's look at the short /i/ sound. Below are some words with the sound. Can you write some sentences with them in?

squid                                       thin                                              which

gym                                        river                                             pyramid

 

2. English

Let's write some news lines for The Sound Collector poem. Think about what other sounds the Sound Collector might collect, and use the template below to write a new line for the poem. Could you come up with two new sounds, and draw pictures for each?

3. Maths

See if you can work out the answers to the problems below.

4. History

We have been learning about our current queen - Elizabeth II and comparing her with two other queens - Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth I. Our Queen lives at Buckingham Palace, which is where Queen Victoria lived too! Queen Elizabeth I lived in a place called Richmond Palace. Look at the pictures below of the two royal palaces, and see if you can compare the way they look. Which would you rather live in? You could write a description of both the palaces.

                   Buckingham Palace                               Richmond Palace

Wednesday 15th July

1. Phonics

Let's practise some super speedy spellings! Write each of these words as many times as you can in 1 minute. How many can you write?

children                                        water

garden                                         dragon

 

2. English

Do you remember The Sound Collector poem from Monday? Read it again, and this time make a list in your book of the different sounds that the Sound Collector takes away. You could draw a picture of each sound too.

3. Maths

We are learning about halving. Can you halve these amounts in your book? Draw circles like below to help you.

4. History

Queen Victoria had very fancy dinner parties with lots of courses! Do some research with your grown up to find out what kind of things Queen Victoria might have liked to eat, and then design her a 9 course dinner :)

 

 

Tuesday 14th July

1.Phonics

Log on to phonics play and choose a reading game, we always enjoyed Obb and Bob didn't we?

Now let us look at the /ow/ sound. Can you create a rainbow write in your books of as many different /ow/ words you can think of? Choose a different colour for each word :)

Now look at the words below and list all the nonsense words together and all the real words together.

2. English 

When we looked at rhyming words last week, your suggestions were great! So lets see if you do it again. This activity is from the poem we are reading this week. Can you match the rhyming words?

3. Maths

Watch lesson 2 on white rose for halving.

Now have a try at these questions, you can draw the dots in your books or use your toys at home to help to work out the answers.

4. History

Even though they are Queens they also have hobbies just like me and you. Such as painting, swimming etc.

With a grown up see if you can find out what hobbies Queen Elizabeth II and Queen Victoria had. There are 6 pictures of different hobbies below to help you, but which Queen like to do which hobby?

If you find out anymore fun facts - let us know!

Monday 13th July 

1. Phonics 

Choose one of the games on phonics play to practise your sounds in Phase 5.

Today we are looking at /er/. Can you write a list of some /er/ words?

Now see you can spot some in the phoneme story beiow.

2. English

You were great at poetry last week!! Last practise some more.

We are sticking with the senses theme with a poem called 'Sound Collector'. Have a read and then answer the questions in your books.

3. Maths

Watch Lesson 1 on halving on white rose.

Now draw these shapes in your books and show me three ways you could split it in half.

How many different ways can you half these shapes too?

4. History

You were great at finding out about Our Queen Elizabeth II last week. But there were many before her.

Queen Elizabeth I and Queen Victoria were recognised as strong Queens too.

With your grown up, see if you can find out one fact about each of the Queens below.

5. PE

Get active with Joe Wicks this week!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday 10th July

Happy Friday everyone! Here are your tasks for today :)

1. Phonics

Look at the pictures and then write the words in your book. 

 

2. English

Today we are going to write our poem about our senses! Look back at the plan you did yesterday, and then use the template below to write your own "I can" poem.

 

3. Maths

 

4. History

In school we have begun to learn about the royal family. Below are some pictures of members of our royal family. Do some research with your grown up and see if you can match the names to the pictures of the people. Can you find out some facts about the Queen? Maybe you could send your information to Miss Paling!

   

 

Have a lovely weekend! 

 

Thursday 9th July

1. Phonics

The /ea/ digraph has different pronunciations - sometime we say it like /ee/ and sometimes like /e/. Have a look at these different words containing /ea/ and see if you can work out which pronunciation to use :)

2. English

We have been looking at poetry this week, and we are going to start planning our own poem! Use the template below to write down all the different things you can see, hear, touch and smell around you. We are going to write this poem tomorrow!

3. Maths

Use toys or counting objects to help you work out the answers to these sharing problems.

4. Wellbeing Week

Yoga is so good for both your mind and your body! Have a go at this guided yoga video.

 

 

Wednesday 8th July

Good morning everyone, I hope you are having a lovely week!

1. Phonics

Look at the phoneme spotter below and write down all the words with the /ur/ sound in them.

2. English

Read this poem, and then answer the questions about it. Remember you just have to look in the poem for the answers!

       

3. Maths

Use anything you like to help you work out the answers to these sharing problems - maybe bricks or toys?

        

4. Wellbeing Week

Draw a person like on the worksheet below, and then follow the instructions and colour in different parts to show how you are feeling. Talk to your grown up about the colours you chose and why.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday 7th July 

Good morning everyone! Ready for the day? Let's get started!

Phonics

Let's try the game we did yesterday and see if you can beat your score!! Send me an email to let me know if you have!

(remember username is March20 and password is home)

Today we are looing at the /w/ sound and how sometimes it is made using wh and other time it is just on it;s own. See if you use the correct one when labelling the pictures below.

English

Today we are going to look at a poetry featurre....rhyme! Rhyming words have the same sounds at the end of the word.

For example

sun

fun

run

Now you try, see if you can think of some rhyming words for the activity below

As an extra challenge, go back to yesterday's poem The Sound Keeper and list all the rhyming words you can find!!

Maths

How did you get with the sharing activity yesterday? Let's try some more dvivision, you can draw these out in your books or just write the calulcations. 

Wellbeing week task today is a PSHE one.

YOU are amazing, YOU are one of a kind!! Think about your best qualities, something that makes you, you!!

And here is your active task of the day to help with our wellbeing and keep our bodies and mind happy

This YOGA adventure finds you capturing POKEMON!

Enjoy!!

Monday 6th July 

Good morning, we hope you have had a nice weekend! We are looking forward to seeing your learning this week so let's get started!

Phonics

First let's recap our sounds with this game (remeber username is March20 and password is home)

Next let's look at the or sound and try this activity below

Now we have practised our sounds lets move on to our next task...

English

This week we are starting poetry - how exciting! To start let us read a poem. Read the poem below and answer questions about it.

We would love to know what you think about this poem - do you like it?

Maths

To get started have a go at this game below to practise doubling that we were learning last week.

Now today lets work on our sharing. 

Try drawing out and answering these questions in your books.

Your last task today is PE!

As it is wellbeing week this week, this activity is perfect!

Lets do some YOGA. This was a favourite in class last week we hope you like it to!

Enjoy!!

 

Look at some lovely work you have done at home!

Some lovely Maths and English work from Xavier today!

Tommy did a fabulous poster about his 5 senses!

Cohen-Jae did some lovely doubling - well done!

Lovely reading comprehension Poppy-Sue smiley

 

Friday 3rd July

Happy Friday! Hope you have a great day today and have some fun with your learning smiley

Phonics

Let's start with some speedy spellings. Ask your grownup to read these words and you can spell them.

because

different

laughed 

Click the picture below to get on Phonics Play (username: march20 password: home) and play Alternative Spellings for the 'ur' sound. Play the Word Sort game. 

Now see if you can read these sentences!

 

Maths

Log on to Maths Whizz and see how many progressions you can make. Will you win the Gold award next week?

Or you could log onto Busy Things and click on Year One. I have set you an assignment today. Log on and see if you can complete it for me! 

 

English

Would you like to take part in the Summer Reading Challenge? How many books do you think you could read? You will have to review the books you read and see which ones you like and don't like. 

Click HERE to access our website page which explains more about the challenge, and how you can join up. You could do this for your task today. 

Or you could play this game :)

 

Golden Time 

You can choose one of the activities below to do for today's golden time - have fun! Click the picture to find instructions on what to do. Don't forget to send me a picture of which one you did!

Thursday 2nd July 

Well done to those children who have been doing super learning this week! I wonder who will get a certificate tomorrow!

 

Phonics

Practise spelling these words. Ask a grownup to read them out for you. 

Mr

Mrs

when

what

out

Now look at these words:

bread

red

said

All of these words make the 'e' sound in the middle but are spelt in a different way. 

 

Can you read the sentences below?

 

English

What sense will it be today? Well today it's smell! We can smell with our noses. Read the information below and answer the questions in your workbook smiley

Maths

Today we have got some word problems. Ask your grown up to help you with these. You will need to work out what the number sentence might look like and write the answer in your workbook. I have done the first one for you...

Tom: 2+2+2+2+2=10

Jack: 10

 

Science

Let's have a look at what our senses are. Click the picture below to watch the video and then you can play the game on there too. 

Now see if you can do this worksheet either in your workbooks or on some plain paper. Draw some things you might be able to see/touch/taste/hear/smell. 

Wednesday 1st July

It's the first of July today! What learning will you do today? smiley

 

Phonics

Let's start with some speedy spellings! Ask your grownup to read these words out to you and you can try to spell them! yes

her

were

first

bird

work

word

fur

earth

turn

skirt

Now see if you can read these sentences.

Science

Today we are going to look at the different parts of the human body. Click the picture below to access videos and a quiz on BBC bitesize about this topic! 

After you have watched this, you can complete an assignment I have set you on www.busythings.co.uk. Use your log in (email Miss Paling if you haven't got the log in for busy things) and find the 'My Assignments' on the Year One page. You should be able to label the different parts of the body. 

English

Lets have a look at another one of our senses today - taste. Read the information below and see if you can then answer the questions in your workbook smiley

Maths

Today we are going to look at adding equal groups. Click the picture below to see the lesson on White Rose. You must go BACK to week 7 - Lesson 4 to find the correct lesson. 

Then see if you can complete these problems in your workbook. You can copy the pictures if you wish or just write the correct number sentence.

 

Well done to those children who have done some super learning so far this week :) Here are some pictures of the work I have received!


Ethan has done his 10 times tables!

Someone did some fantastic baking smiley

Lovely doubling ladybirds, Poppy-Sue smiley

Xavier has been busy completing his home tasks!

 

Tuesday 30th June
 

Maths

You could start today by reminding yourself about doubling. I did a little video for Reception a few weeks ago so you could watch the first part of this video all about doubling! 

Then see if you can complete these worksheets in your book! 

 


 

Phonics

First of all can you practise reading these words?

when

what

out

Mr 

Mrs

 

Now see if you can write these words in your book. These have the alternative 'ur' sounds in them. 

 

English

Today we are going to do another bit of reading and then answering questions about the text. Yesterday we looked at sight and today we will be looking at touch. Read the text and then answer the questions in your workbook smiley

 

Picture News 

Let's have a look at this week's picture news. This week it is all about statues.

Monday 29th June 

Welcome back to a new week Year 1 - I hope you had a lovely weekend and feel ready to have a great week! Thank you to those parents who have sent me work over the weekend! You are all working really hard smiley

Well done to those who had certificates on Friday! Who will get certificates on Friday this week?


Maths

Today we are going to look at making doubles. Click the picture below to access a video to explain more. Make sure you choose WEEK 8 - LESSON 2.

Then see if you can complete this worksheet in your book smiley

 

P.E

Choose which video you would like to watch - T-Rex Yoga or Minion Dance! 

 

English

This week in Science we will be looking at our senses. Can you remember what these senses are? Touch, Taste, Smell, Sight, Sound. 

Can you read this information about Sight today? Can you then answer your questions in your book?

Phonics

Start by reading these sounds - shout them out! 

Let's look at some ways we might spell the 'ur' sound.  See how many different ways you can find in this story. Write the words in your workbook. 

 

 

Friday 26th June

Happy Friday Year 1! Let's see what fantastic work you can do today! I wonder who will get a certificate today...

Maths

Log on to Maths Whizz and see how many progressions you can make. Will you win the Gold award next week?

Or you could log onto Busy Things and click on Year One. I have set you an assignment today. Log on and see if you can complete it for me! 

 

Phonics

Can you practise these spellings? Ask your grown up to read them to you so you can spell them. 

please

little

one

do

 

Now can you read these sentences?

Literacy 

Can you add the correct puntuation to these sentences? Rewrite the sentence in your workbook with the correct punctuation. 

 

Golden Time

This week I would love for you to bake something for Golden Time today. It will be lots of fun and you will have a sweet treat to eat at the end smiley You can choose any of the recipes on this website - or if you have your own from home you could do that! Send me a picture of your baked good yes

I like your questions about the Church, Xavier! What a lovely picture too!

Super speedy spellings from Amelia yes

Super work on your Arrays today Poppy-sue!

 

Thursday 25th June 

Another sunny day! If you are in the garden don't forget to pop that suncream on smiley

Maths

We will have a look at Arrays again today. Click the picture below to watch the bitesize video about Arrays. 

Now see if you can complete these worksheets in your workbook smiley

It's really important to check that the array is the same on all the sides. Can you look at Mason and Louise's work and see if they counted their arrays correctly? Have they made a mistake? How do you know? Explain in your workbook. 

Phonics

Let's look at the W sound. Sometimes we might see wh and w in a word. Look at the words below and see if you can see the different ways we spell 'w'. See if you can read the word. 

white

wax

wild

which

witch

whisper

windmill

wheel

wet

Now see if you can read these sentences. 

Literacy

Can you sort these muddled sentences so they make sense? Write them into your workbook correctly with your neat handwriting

R.E

Today we will look at another place of worship - The Synagogue. This is where people with Jewish faith come to worship. 

 

Watch this video to find out more by clicking the picture below. 

Or you can click HERE to access many different videos all about the Jewish religion.

Wednesday 24th June 

Hello Year 1! It's a lovely sunny day today. You could get in the garden today as well as completing your online tasks. Don't forget to let me know what you got up to! 

Maths

Click the picture below to watch the lesson on White Rose about Arrays. Make sure to choose the correct week - Week 8, Lesson 1.

Then have a go at this sheet in your workbook. smiley


 

Literacy

Today I would like you to sort these days and months out as they have something missing...a capital letter! Can you write them out correctly in your workbook?

Phonics

Let's start by practising spelling these words. Ask your grown up to read these out and then you can write them down!

thought

door

small

before

morning

saw

called

for

four

August

 

Now see if you can read these sentences. 

 

Or you could play buried treasure on Phonics Play (username: march20 password: home)

 

R.E

Today we are going to look at different places of worship. You can go to different places of worship depending on your religion. Do you recognise any of these places of worship?

Let's learn a litle more about what a Church looks like. This is used by Christians' so they can worship God together. Watch the video below to find out more smiley

 

You could write a list of questions you have about the Church. Is there anything you would like to know about this place? Write your questions in your workbook! Or if you know lots about the Church you could write some facts about this place of worship. 

 

Thank you for the following children who have sent me some work yesterday smiley

Tommy F did some lovely work in his workbook!

Xavier wrote a lovely letter to his Grandad smiley

Olimpia has been busy completing our online tasks!

Whitney did some wonderful Maths work from our tasks page too!

 

Tuesday 23rd June 

What will you get up to today? Don't forget to send me pictures of the work you are doing at home! yes

Phonics 

Super speedy spellings! Can you ask a grownup to read these words to you? Try and spell them. 

please 

little 

Lets have another look at different ways we can spell that 'or' sound. Look at the table and see if you can write all the words down in your book. Can you see all the different ways we have spelt 'or'?

Olympics Day 

Today it is International Olympics Day!

Click the picture below to access a range of activities and information about today. 

Or see if you can design your own Olympic medal or kit on some paper! 

 

Maths

Can you complete this sheet by adding equal groups together? Write this in your workbook. 

 

 

Picture News 

This week we had some zoo's open again like Chester Zoo! What do you think of this? 

 

Literacy

Today I would like you to read this short story. Then see if you can answer the questions after. You can write the questions and answers in your workbook!

Look at Whitney's magic potion made from the nature items she found outside! smiley

I love your book review of Zog, Xavier!

And your book review was lovely, Poppy-sue! 

 

Monday 22nd June 

Good Morning Year 1! I hope you had a lovely weekend. I am looking forward to seeing what you get up to at home this week smiley Don't forget to keep sending me any work you do! I love to see it! Congratulations to those children who had a certificate on Friday! 

Physical Education 

Let's start Monday morning with some exercise! You can do either the fitness video or some Harry Potter yoga smiley

Phonics 

Let's read our sounds - shout them loud!

Let's look at some different ways of spelling the 'or'sound. You could spell the 'or' sound by writing 'aw' (yawn at dawn). See if you can spot the or and aw sound in this postcard. Write down all the words in your workbook smiley

 

Maths 

Click the picture below to access the White Rose home learning page about making equal groups. Make sure to choose the correct lesson - Week 8 - Lesson 4 

Can you complete this sheet by copying it into your workbook? 

English

Today we are going to look at some SPAG. Can you complete this activity sheet in your workbook? Just copy the words where you need to 'tick' a word. 

 

 

Well done Xander - you have been super busy young man! 

Fantastic Maths work today Poppy-Sue smiley

I love your sentences about Zog, Xavier! Well done!

Cohen-Jae has been busy this week doing our online learning tasks - Well done young man! yes

 

Friday 19th June

Happy Friday Year 1! Thank you so much for the work I have received this week. It has been a pleasure to see all the activities you have done. I wonder who will get a certificate today? Check your emails after 3pm to see!

Phonics

Super speedy spellings! Can you write these words down and read them to see what they are?

any

eyes

friends

once

oh

Now can you read these sentences smiley

Literacy

Today I would like you to do a book review of Zog. Was it a story you enjoyed? Fill in the sheet below in your workbook.  You can listen to the story again if you scroll down to earlier in the week. 

 

Maths

Log on to Maths Whizz and see how many progressions you can make. Will you win the Gold award next week?

Or you could log onto Busy Things and click on Year One. You could then choose a Maths game to play on there. smiley

Golden Time 

It would be lovely to do some things outside today with nature. You could do any of the activiites below. Take some pictures and send them to me! smiley

Go on a Nature Treasure Hunt

Write a list of things you’d like to find, from oak leaves and dandelion clocks to a woodlouse - and simply hearing a bird sing - and set off to find them.  Remind your children that respecting nature means leaving it in situ and hopefully you’ll avoid taking the leaves home. 

Make a witches potion

Grab a big bowl and see what you can find outside. You could use leaves, sticks, flowers...maybe you have got some herbs that have a nice scent. Mix them all together in your big bowl and make a witches potion!

Build an insect house 

Click here to access an idea from the RSPB society. You can build your own house for the bugs! 

 

Or choose your own nature activity! Let me know what you got up to smiley

 

 

Lovely poster Tommy F. I love hearing all about what you would like in a friend! 

 

Thursday 18th June 

 

Phonics

Click the picture below and log into phonics play (username: march20 and password: home). Play buried treasure and read the real and nonsense words - Choose Phase 5 and revise all. 

Now read these sentences with the alternative 'sh' sound in!

 

Maths

Can you make the equal groups? You could do this in your workbook - feel free to draw the pictures to help you smiley

 

Literacy

Eek! I'm so excited to get to the end of the story - I can't WAIT to see what you have written by the end of the day. 

Let's concentrate on the ending of the story today. Recap by watching Mrs Green read the story to you. 

Now look at your picture for the end of the story. What happens at the end? Here are some pictures to remind you. 

 

Write the ending of your story in your workbook. You should have the entire story now!! Send Miss Paling a picture so she can see - and read it to your grown ups! Well done smiley

 

PSHE

Click on the picture below to watch this PSHE lesson about playing together but staying apart. 

 

Thank you for all your hard work today! 

 

Super writing from Poppy-Sue. Well done! yes

Xavier did some fantastic writing about how he could help at home! smiley

Wednesday 17th June 

Welcome back Year 1. Thank you to those who have sent me work! I will be speaking to some more of you today on the phone smiley

Phonics 

How many different ways do we know to spell the 'oo' sound? Take a look at this video and see if you can remember any!

Now see if you can play this game on Phonics Play (username:march20 password:home). Click the picture below to get the game. 

Maths

We are going to look at equal groups today.
Watch this video below first. Then try and complete the worksheet below. 

 

PSHE

What makes a good friend? Think about who is a good friend to you and why. Watch the video below.

Now complete this poster. You can draw this on some paper or in your book smiley

Literacy

Back to Zog today! Recap the story by watching Mrs Green's video, and look at the stories you have drawn. Read what you wrote for the beginning of the story. 

Today we are going to look at what happens in the middle of the story. Look at this picture to help you remember. 

See if you can write the middle of the story in your workbook. Remember to use capital letters and full stops. Don't forget to not write the ending yet! smiley

 

Well done Whitney for sending me your super home learning smileyKeep it up! 

Xavier painted some rocks on Friday - Well done Xavier! 

Today Xavier sat out and watched the big oxygen tank come past while he had a picnic! Sounds lovely!

He also did an animal fact file about Grizzly Bears! Super work yes

 

Tuesday 16th June 

Thank you for your super work yesterday. Don't forget to email me pictures of what you are doing at home smiley

Phonics

Let's look at some tricky words! Log into Phonics Play (username: march20 password: home) and find the game below - Tricky Word Trucks. Make sure you choose Phase5a and Phase5b words to read yes

Ask your grown up to help you read these words: 

because          laughed         many          different 

You could then practise writing these down in your workbooks. As a challenge - can you write a sentence with one of these words in? I've done one to start you off...

Miss Paling laughed as she looked at many funny videos. 

 

Maths

Today, let's see if you can complete this sheet in your workbook all about the 10 times table. 

You could also play this game by clicking the picture below. Make sure you choose 'Multiples to 10' and then x10. 

Picture News 

This week we are looking at what you could do at home to help your family. 

Write down your thoughts in your workbook. 

Literacy

Right, back to our story of 'Zog'. If you need a recap watch the video of Mrs Green from yesterday to remind yourself what happened. 

Now look back at your pictures and look at what you have drawn for the beginning of the story. Here are some pictures from the book to help you smiley

In your workbook can you...

1) Write what happens in the beginning of the story. 

2) Once you have written it, read it back and circle your capital letters and full stops. 

3) Show it to someone in your family - can they read what you have written?

 

Monday 15th June 

Congratulations to these children who had a certificate for your super learning last week!

Poppy H

Leon D

Ethan

Logan

Whitney

Tommy F 

Tommy O 

Cohen-Jae

Storme 

Xavier 

Who will be getting one this week? I can't wait to see all the lovely work you will send me smiley 

 

Phonics

Let's start by recapping our sounds. Shout them out loud today! 

Today we are going to look at the 'ear' sound and some different ways we might spell this sound. These are different ways we might spell the 'ear' sound. 

eer                ear                 ere                       ier 

Click the picture below and log into Espresso. You should have had a text with this login on a while ago. If you haven't got it send Miss Paling an email and she will let you know the log in. Watch the video about the 'ear' sound. 

See if you can read the 'air' and 'ear' sound in these sentences. 

Did that deer just dissapear? 

Do not interfere with a sharp spear!

It was a clear night and they were at the end of the pier. 

 

Literacy 

This week we are going to be learning all about the story of 'Zog' by Julia Donaldson. Mrs Green read this story to us all a couple of weeks ago on our 'Tell a Story' page. Let's listen to her read it again! smiley

Once you have listened to the story, why don't you see if you can draw a picture in your book of what happened at the beginning, middle and end of the story. 

Physical Education 

Let's work out and make sure we keep our fitness levels up! Watch the video below to join in with the workout! 

 

Maths

Today we are going to be looking at our 10 times table. Can you click the picture below to watch the video on White Rose? Make sure you choose Week 7, Lesson 3 - Count in 10s. 

Now see if you can complete these worksheets in your yellow book. 

 

Well done to the children who have sent me work so far this week - it is lovely to see the work you are doing! 

Well done Poppy-Sue for your super learning! 

Well done Xavier for your AMAZING hand washing poster! 

Someone has been busy today! smiley

Lexi did a lovely picture about her friends and how much she misses them! 

Well done Poppy-Sue - super Maths!

Look at Ethan's fantastic writing! We are proud of you, Ethan! 

Friday 12th June 

Happy Friday Year 1! I hope you have had a super week and managed to complete some of our online activities. Don't forget to send Miss Paling an email with all your learning on, and tell her what you have been up to smiley

Maths

Log on to Maths Whizz and see how many progressions you can make. Will you win the Gold award next week?

Or you could log onto Busy Things and click on Year One. You could then choose a Maths game to play on there. smiley

Literacy

Can you use your question words to fill in the missing space in the picture below? You can write these sentences in your work book.

Phonics

Can you start by reading these tricky words? Now see if you can write them in your work book to practise the spelling. 

please

little

one

do

when

what

out

Mr 

Mrs

Now see if you can read these sentences.

Golden Time 

Let's have some fun on Friday! 

Here are 10 different activities you could do at home. Pick one of them and have some fun smiley Take some photos of what you did! 

 

Thursday 11th June 

Don't forget to email Miss Paling with any work you do today. I have loved seeing what you have been up to. Who will get a special certificate this week?

Maths

Start by clicking the picture below to access a video all about how to use your number bonds to help you work out the answer to some addition sentences. 

Then you can have a go at completing this sheet in your workbook smiley Just write the number sentences in your book.

Phonics

Start today by reading these tricky words:

when       what       out       Mr        Mrs 

Today we are going to learn a new sound - ve. Watch this video to see where you might see the ve sound! 

Now see if you can read these sentences with your new sound in!

PSHE

What do we need to do to stay healthy? There are lots of way we can stay healthy - and it's not always just about what we eat! Click the picture below to watch the video. 

You could then make your own poster about what we can do to stay healthy smiley

Literacy

Today we are going to use some connectives in a sentence. You can try and use 'and' to make your sentence a bit longer. 

Wednesday 10th June 

Poppy-Sue has sent me some fantastic work that she did yesterday. Well done Poppy-Sue! Who will send me some work today? Miss Paling smiley

Maths

Click the picture below to play the robot addition game. Make sure you select 1 to 20 on the number choice smiley

PSHE

It's really important to keep washing your hands regularly at the moment. It keeps you safe and makes sure there are no germs on your hand to pass on! Can you design a poster to tell people why we have to wash our hands, and how we could do it properly? 

Watch this video first to give you some ideas. 

Then make your poster on some paper or in your workbook smiley

Don't forget to send me a picture of your poster! 

 

Literacy

Today we are going to focus on describing a picture. I am going to give you two choices - choose your favourite one and describe what you think might be happening in the picture. You could even make up your own story.

You can do this in your work book. Send a picture of your work to me!

Phonics

Start by logging into Phonics Play by clicking the picture below (username: march20 password: home). Scroll down on the games until you find the 'Alternative Spellings' and choose the 'air' sound. When you get the picture below, choose 'Word Sort' and play. 

Can you now read these sentences?

Tuesday 9th June

Don't forget to send Miss Paling any work that you might have done today. Or just anything you might have been doing at home! smiley

Literacy

Today we have some muddled sentences. Can you put the sentences in the correct order so they make sense? You can write these in your best handwriting in your work book! 

Maths

Let's have a go at some more place value today smiley

Picture News 

This week's Picture News is all about routine. Your routine is a little different at the moment - see if you can do any of the activities below. 

Phonics

Let's start by reading these tricky words! You could read some on Phonics Play by signing in and going to the game 'Train Your Brain' and choose Phase 5.

Concentrate on these words -      little      one      do      please

Now log onto Busy things by clicking the picture below. Click on Year One and I have pinned you a game to play at the very top of the page. You can see where it will be in the picture below. This game will focus on the different ways we spell the 'air' sound. 

 

Monday 8th June 

Good Morning Year 1! Welcome to a new week. We know some of your friends will be doing their learning in school this week, so we are going to teach you the same things that they will be learning in school. smiley

Literacy

We are going to recap sentence structure this week. Complete the picture below in your workbook smiley

Maths

This week we are going to look at place value and addition.

Click the picture below to access a video and some information as a reminder of what Place Value is.

Now you can complete this sheet. You can do this in your workbook. Don't forget to let us know how you did smiley

Physical Education

Can you join in with some Yoga this morning? Stretch out your body ready for the day!

 

Other options for PE:

  

Phonics 

Let's start by recapping our Phase 5 sounds - read as many as you can! 

Lets have a look at the air sound and some different ways we can spell it. 

air    are      ear  

Investigate the piece of text to find all the different ways we spell air :) 

Friday 5th June

1. Phonics

Today we are going to look at alternative spellings of the /ear/ sound.

Read the sentences below, and see if you can spot the different spellings for the /ear/ sound. Maybe you could even come up with your own sentence using some of these words?

My friends have no fear as I steer the toy car.

Can I hear any jeering or sneering?

Do you volunteer to disappear?

 

2. English

Do you remember we were learning about making words plural a couple of weeks ago? Let's practise that skill! Copy the words into your book and turn the words into plurals eg. cat = cats. Do you need to add -s or -es?

3. Maths

Click on the button and have a go at the Friday Challenge!

4. Science

Do you remember learning about animals in science? A few weeks ago we learned about Carnivores, Herbivores and Omniovores. Can you remember what those words mean? Watch the video below and then see if you can name some animals that are Carnivores, some animals that are Herbivores and some animals that are Omnivores.

Have a lovely weekend! xxx

 

Thursay 4th June

1. Phonics

Today we are looking at different ways to spell the /sh/ sound. Write the words below into your book and underline the part that makes the /sh/ sound:

shock                      shower                        machine                     brochure

issue                        chef                             shell                            rush

 

2. English

Look at the sentences below and decide what conjunctions you should put in the gaps. Write them into your book.

You could use and, but or because :) 

3. Maths

Click on the link and watch Lesson 4 - Measuring Capacity

4. RE

Watch this video about Ramadan and then tell your grown up 3 things that Idris tells us he does during Ramadan.

Wednesday 3rd June

1.Phonics

Firstly recap your sounds using the flash cards activity on phonics play.

2.English.

3.Maths

W/c 1st June Lesson 3.

4. RE

Read the story of Rameena's Ramadan.

After you have read the story why not try this colouring below, you do not need to print this off - draw around your own hand and create your own designs!

 

 

Tuesday 2nd June.

1. Phonics

Today we are looking at the /ear/ /eer/ /ere/ sounds!

 

2. English

 

3. Maths - Click the link and complete the activity in your books, you can just write the answers in your books.

W/c 1st June Lesson 2.

4. Picture News

You can answer the questions in your work books, you don't have to print any of these activities out :)

5. Athletic skills.

Monday 1st June.

1. Phonics

Firstly recap your sounds using the flash cards activity on phonics play.

Today's sound is /ai/ and /ay/. Can you rainbow write as many different /ai/ and /ay/ words as you can? Here are some to get you started...

rain

hail

hay

may

2. English

Don't forget your skim and scan glasses!

3. Maths - W/c 1st June Lesson 1 - Compare mass.


 4. PE - Athletics

Other options for PE:

  

 

 

Half Term 

We hope you have a lovely half-term and stay safe at home :)

We have put together a range of activities you could do throughout the week.  Please click HERE to access our half-term page. Let us know what you got up to. Enjoy!

 

Friday 22nd May

1. Phonics

It's Super Speedy Spellings time! Choose a word from the list below and write it as many times as you can in 30 seconds!! Can you do them all?

many

laughed

because

different

 

2. English

We are learning how to make words plural. Copy the worksheets below into you book, and fill in the missing words to go with the pictures - maybe you could draw some of the animals when you have written the words?

Remember you are choosing whether to add -s or -es to the end of the word :) 


 

3. Maths

Click on the link and have a go at the Friday Challenge - good luck!

 

4. Science

In Science we have been learning about animals. Today we are going to look at 3 new words and learn what they mean:

Carnivore - this is an animal that can only eat meat.

 

Herbivore - this is an animal that can only eat plants/vegetables.

 

Omnivore - this is an animal that can eat both meat and plants/vegetables.

 

Now have a think about some different animals and decide whether they are a carnivore, herbivore, or omnivore. Can you draw pictures of them into a venn diagram like this one below?

Here is an extra challenge for you - what section would people be in? Think about the food you and others eat each day.

 

Have a nice weekend and a lovely half term week :) 

 

Thursday 21st May

 

1. Phonics

In Phonics today we are going to look at the different ways we can spell the /r/ sound. Can you read the words below and then write them yourself - then underline the part that makes the /r/ sound in each word.

write                            ring                          hurry

rug                              carry                         wrap

Can you think of any more words with the /r/ sound? How are they spelled?

 

2. English

Last Thursday we started to learn about making words plural. Copy the worksheet below into your book and decide whether the words need -s or -es to make them plural.

3. Maths

 

4. Music

Look at the picture below - what animals do you see? What noises do these animals make - can you make their sound? Think about the pitch of the sounds as you make them (how high or low the sound is). Which animal has the highest pitch? Which has the lowest pitch?

 

 

 

Wednesday 20th May

1.Phonics

Firstly recap your sounds using the flash cards activity on phonics play.

Today we are looking at the /ar/ sound. Look at the sheet below, write a list of the words in your books - they all have the /ar/ sound!

2.English.

3.Maths

4. Music!

Do you remember looking at the weather for Geography? Well we are now going to get musical with the weather. Watch this video below to see how different sounds can remind you of different types of weather.

Now why don't you try making some weather sounds of your own. What sounds could you make for the following weather...

rain

thunder

wind

hail

Perhaps tip tapping your feet? tapping a saucepan gently? Rubbing your hands together? 

You could sequence different sounds together and send us your music creations!!

Extra:

Why don't you make a shaker to show the rain or hail?

 

Tuesday 19th May

1. Phonics

Today we are going to do some spelling practise, have a go at writing these words - how many can you write in 30 seconds?

hurry

write

smile

fuss

 

2. English

 

3. Maths - Click the link and complete the activity in your books, you can just write the answers in your books.

4. Picture News

You can answer the questions in your work books, you don't have to print any of these activities out :)

5. Athletic skills.

Monday 18th May

1. Phonics

Firstly recap your sounds using the flash cards activity on phonics play.

Today's sound is /oi/ and /oy/. Look at the pictures below and fill in their missing sounds. When you have done this look closely and find the ones that have /oi/ or /oy/

2. English

Over the next couple of weeks we shall brushing up on our comprehension skills. Do you remember when we would read a text, maybe a story, poem or report and then we would answer questions about what we had read? 

Don't forget your skim and scan glasses!

3. Maths


 4. PE - 
Athletics

 

Other options for PE:

  

 

 

Friday 15th May

1. Phonics

Earlier on this week we were learning about the different ways to spell the /ar/ sound. Have a look at the sentences below and see if you can spot the different /ar/ spellings. Could you write your own sentences using some /ar/ words?

The spa makes me feel calm.

That calf has done rather a lot of calm to the garden.

You must rather start to follow the chart.

 

2. English

Remember we started looking at plurals yesterday? Look at the pictures below and write them in your book as a plural - remember you need to decide whether to add -s or -es.

E.g. cat = cats

church = churches

You could draw the jars like on the slide if you like, and write the words in the correct jars!

 

3. Maths

Click on the button below and have a go at the Friday Challenge - good luck!

 

4. Science

We have been learning about different types of animals and their features.

See if you can draw a 'bizarre beast' following the instructions below:

 

Next can you design your own 'bizarre beast' and label its different features? Ask your grown-up to send us a picture of your work - we would love to see what you come up with!

 

Have a lovely weekend! xxx

 

 

 

Thursday 14th May

1. Phonics

Today we are going to look at the /s/ sound. We can spell this sound in several different ways. Write the words below and then underline the part that makes the /s/sound. 

ice                                   sitting                                    scent                                     nose

acid                                 December                             miss                                     scene

Can you think of any more words with the /s/ sound? How are they spelled?

 

2. English

We are going to be learning about plurals over the next few weeks. To make a word plural we add either -s or -es. Have a go at writing these plural words.

3. Maths

 

4. PHSE

We are all in a few different groups - we belong in our family group, we belong in Crackley Bank, we all belong in Year One, we might belong in a club, we might belong to a religious group.

Have a think about the different groups you belong to and the different people who also belong to that group. Now discuss the following questions with your grown-up:

What do you do in the group you are in?

How does being in that group make you feel?

What helps people feel like they belong?

How would someone know you belong to the group?

Now, in your book can you design a class badge for Year One, to show that we all belong?

 

Wednesday 13th May

1.Phonics

Super speedy spellings!!

See how many times you can write each of the words below in 30 seconds. See you can beat your scores from last week.

many

laughed

because

different

 

2.English.

Yesterday we looked at how to order some instructions for making a jam sandwich. But what is your favourite sandwich?

Write a set of instructions telling us how to make your favourite sandwich!

3.Maths

4. PSHE

For PSHE we want to you think about you!! What makes you, you! Have a go at filling in these thought bubbles. 

Talk about it with someone in your house, maybe they could fill one out too. Compare and see what makes the both of you so special :)

 

Tuesday 12th May

1. Phonics

Today we are looking at the /ar/ sound. In your books rainbow as many different /ar/ you can think of. Here are some to get your started.

chart

sharp

carp

lard

 

2. English

Some people like to eat jam sandwiches at tea parties! Below is a set of instructions on how to make one. Can you talk about them with some one in your house and see if you can put them in order, matching them to their steps? You can even try writing them out in your yellow books.

 

3. Maths - Click the link and complete the activity in your books, you can just write the answers in your books.

4. Picture News

You can answer the questions in your work books, you don't have to print any of these activities out :)

5. Athletic skills.

Monday 11th May

1. Phonics

Today's sound is /ar/ find real /ar/ words and write them in your books.

2. English

Your stories last week were fab! Keep sending them to us, we love reading them. 

On Friday it was the 75th Anniversary of VE day, you might have seen your neighbours in their garden having 'tea and cake' or you might have had some yourself with your household! 

Look at the street tea party picture above. Can you write some sentences to describe what you see. Here is one to get you started...

The red wobbly jelly smelled delicious and was next to the juicy strawberries.

3. Maths


 4. PE - 
Athletics

Practise this skill by low spring shuffling for 1 minute, then around the room for 2 minutes. If you can, try it in your garden for 5 minutes. 

Other options for PE:

  

 

 

Well done to our in class gold, silver and bronze achievers - you have been sent a message on Maths Whizz!

Friday 8th May


Remember it is VE Day today.  You will find more actvities on our VE Day page,  click to find out more. :-)
 

1. Phonics

Let's play Quickwrite - write as these /oi/ words as quick as you can in your book!

boy                        coin                       oyster                     toy

boiling                   spoil                       enjoy                      royal

Now choose a few of these words to make up a silly sentence and write it in your book :)

 

2. Literacy

We are recapping our work on conjunctions. Have a look at the sentences below and decide which conjuntion should go in the gap - but or so.

Can you write a few in your book? Maybe you could make up your own sentences with but or so.

3. Maths

Click on the White Rose button below, and have a go at the Friday Challenge - have fun!!

 

4. Science

In Science we have been learning about Animals. Today we will look at animals and their young! Look at these slides and see if there are any baby animals you recognise. Afterwards, choose an animal from each section and draw it in your book, and then draw its baby next to it - can you use the correct name for the baby?

 

Have a lovely weekend! :)

 

 

 

Thursday 7th May

1. Phonics

We are going to look at the /r/ sound today. Have a look at the words below and write them in your book, and then underline the part that makes the /r/ sound in the word. How many different ways can we write that sound?

rabbit                               wrap                          rat

carry                                carrot                        wreck

Can you think of any more words with the /r/ sound? What spelling do they use? 

 

2. Literacy

Remember when we were learning about conjuctions in class? Watch the video below to recap what we learned about using and, but and or and then write your own sentences using each of these conjunctions!

 

3. Maths

Click on the link and have a go at Lesson 4 - adding and counting on within 20.


 

4. Geography

We have been looking at the weather for our new Geography topic. Have look at these weather symbols below and see if you can work out what they mean. Could you draw them in your book and label them? Ask your grown-up to email a picture of your work to us - we would love to see!

Can you spot any of the symbols on this weather forecast map? 

 

Wednesday 6th May

1.Phonics

Super speedy spellings!!

See how many times you can write each of the words below in 30 seconds. 

many

laughed

because

different

 

2.English.

Now that you have made you new character can you write your own story.

"We are going on a _______________ hunt"

3.Maths

4. Geography

Can you remember the four countries of the UK? See if you can remember them before checking the map below.

For Geography we have started looking at different types of weather.How is your weather diary comign along?

To find out about the weather we can watch and listen to a weather forecast. Watch the clip below of a weather forecast and listen out for these words;

Souththunderstormcloudscooling, temperaturefloodingsun

For your Geography task today, see if you can role play your own weather forecast perhaps someone could film it for you and you could send it to us - we would love to see it! 

 

Tuesday 5th May

1. Phonics

Today we are looking at /oi/ and /oy/ Sort the /oi//oy/ words below and write sentences to match.

2. English

Now that you have thought about your new character let's describe them. Remember that describing words are called adjectives. Here are some below that might help you with your sentences.

My sentence: The lion was hairy but he was kind.

 

3. Maths - Click the link and complete the activity in your books, you can just write the answers in your books.

4. Picture News

You can answer the questions in your work books, you don't have to print any of these activities out :)

5. Athletic skills.

Keep practising your jogging!

Monday 4th May

1. Phonics

Today's sound is /oi/ find all the /oi/ words you can see in the phoneme spotter below.

2. English

Well done for writing the story last week, if you want to hear it again then click below.

 

Now then, let's talk about changing this story and brining in our own new character. Some of you were already thinking of this last week. We had ideas such as snakes, sharks and many more! If you can't think of any ideas you can pick one of the animals below.

Once you have chosen an animal then write a fact file about your chosen animal. Use the eemplate to show how to write it in your books.

3. Maths


 4. PE - 
Athletics

Look at the skills poster for jogging. Practise this skill by jogging on the spot for 1 minute, then jog around the room for 2 minutes. If you can, jog around your garden for 5 minutes. Keep checking the skills poster above!

Other options for PE:

  

 

Friday 1st May

1. Phonics

Click on the Obb and Bob game below and decide if the words are real or nonsense!

2. Literacy

Copy the sentences below into your book, and decide what punctuation they need at the end! Do they need a full stop, a question mark or an exclamation mark? After you have done this, maybe you could come up with your own sentences and give them the correct punctuation!

-   I can't believe it

-   What time is it

-   I am in Year One

-   That is amazing

-   Do you like cats

-   I am at home

 

3. Maths

Click on the White Rose button and have a go at the Friday Challenge!

4. Science

Our Science topic is Animals Including Humans. Today we are going to look at different animals bodies, and explore how they are different from or similar to one another.

Look through the slides below, and complete the activities written on them. Maybe you could ask your grown-up to email your work to us - we would love to see!


Have a lovely weekend! xxx

 

 

 

Thursday 30th April

1. Phonics

Read the story below and see how many different ways the /oo/ sound is spelled. Can you write the words you find in your book?

Remember it might be spelled - oo, ew, u-e, ue :)

Literacy

Re-watch the story of 'We're Going on a Lion Hunt' if you like, then have a look at the picture you drew for the end of the story. Can you write the ending for your story?

You will now have written a whole story! Check through your beginning, middle and end and make sure it makes sense. Then show it to your grown up to read. 

You could ask your grown up to take a photo of your story and send to us - we would love to see!!

3. Maths

Click on the picture to watch the video and complete Lesson 4 - Problem Solving.

 

4. Geography

 

Look at the slides below and follow the activities given - have a think about how the weather affects the things we do, what we wear, how we feel. You could make a list of these things for each of the types of weather on the slides!

 

 

Wednesday 29th April 

1.Phonics

Super speedy spellings!!

See how many times you can write each of the words below in 30 seconds. 

house

mouse

trousers

blouse 

 

2.English.

 

Recap the Lion Hunt story. Yesterday we wrote the beginning of the story. Today let's look a the next picture - the middle of the story.

What is happening here? Write the middle part of the story - be careful not to write all the way to end just yet! Check your capital letters and full stops again too!

3.Maths

4. Geography

In your books write us a list of all the different types of weather you know. Look at the pictures above to help you but can you think any more?

Over the next week we would like you to keep a Weather record, look out the window - what do you see? What can you hear? When you for a walk or in the garden - what is it like outside? What does it feel like?

You do not need to print this table out, you can just write each day in your work books and write what the weather was like each day :) 

 

 

Tuesday 28th April

1. Phonics

This week we are looking at the all the /oo/ /ue/ /u_e/ /ew/ sounds.

Fill in the missing words on the grid.

2. English

Listen to story again for 'We are going on a Lion Hunt' by Margery Curler.

Now look back at your pictures and look at what you have drawn for the beginning of the story. Where do they plan to go? What do they take with them? What do they see first? What sounds to they hear? What do they feel? Here are a couple of tasks for English today.

1) Write what happens in the beginning of the story. 

2) Once you have written it, read it back and circle your capital letters and full stops. 

3) Show it to someone in your family - can they read what you have written? 

3. Maths - Click the link and complete the activity in your books, you can just write the answers in your books.

4. Picture News

 

You can answer the questions in your work books, you don't have to print any of these activities out :)

5. Athletic skills.

Can you jog on the spot for 10 seconds, then 30 seconds then 1 minute? Ask a grown up to time you!

 

Monday 27th April

1. Phonics

This week let's look at all the /oo/ sounds such as /ue/ /ew/

How many words can you think of this the different /oo/ sounds? Why don't you use a different colour for each word you write to create a rainbow write in your books? Here is some to get you started.

glue

shoe

few

moon

2. English

We are starting a new story this week, do you remember 'We are going on a Bear hunt' ? Well let's listen to 'We are going on a Lion Hunt' by Margery Cuyler. Send me a message and let us know what you think of the story :)

 

Once you have listened to the story your English task today is to draw three pictures to show what happens in the beginning, middle and end of the story.

Beginning

 

 

 

Middle   

 

 

 

Ending     

 

  

 

3. Maths - click the link below and complete the activity in your yellow books.

 4. PE 

This term we are starting Athletics. We will be covering some of these skills below. Why not try some of these skills and let me know which ones you can do already, you could even send us a video!

Join in with Joe Wicks at 9am for a live PE session, never mind if you miss it you can watch his videos and others by clicking the link. See if he covers any of the skills from our Athletic skills grid.

Last week as a class we were 4th place in the school for Maths Whizz - keep getting those progression!!

Well done to our in class gold, silver and bronze achievers - you have been sent a message on Maths Whizz!

Friday 24th April

1.Phonics

We have been looking at different ways to spell the /oa/ sound this week. Click the button below to play Obb and Bob with different /oa/ spellings. Are the words real or nonsense?

2. Literacy

Yesterday you had an activity about 'Daisy and the Trouble with Life'. Click on the video below to watch the story again if you like!

Then can you do the activity about predicting what might happen next?

3. Maths

Click on the picture below and have a go at the Friday Challenge! You could practise any of the other skills you've been doing this week too if you like :)

4. Science

Look at the slides below to learn about grouping animals in different ways.

Have a lovely weekend! xxx

 

Thursday 23rd April

1. Phonics

Read these words out loud and work out if they are real words or nonsense words. Can you make up some of your own nonsense words with the /oa/ sound?

coat                     soap                  thoak               shofe

bone                    coe                     low                  toe

2. Literacy

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zrtjqp3

Click on the link to listen to 'Daisy and the Trouble with Life'. Then, can you sequence what happens in the story? Try and remember the things that happen in the story and put them in order in your books.

3. Maths

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

Click on the link to go to Lesson 4 - Finding Half. Then can you draw some shapes and colour in half?

4. Science

Our new Science topic is 'Animals Including Humans', and we will be learning all about different types of animals and how they are similar and how they are different. 

Make a list in your book of as many animals as you can think of, and then think about how any of them are the same. Do they have a beak? Do they have fur? Scales? See if you can group them in different ways.

 

Have a lovely day!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday 22nd April 

Today is Earth Day! Don't forget to send your posters in.

1.Phonics

Super speedy spellings!!

See how many times you can write each of the words below in 30 seconds. 

should

would

come

most

 

2.Literacy

Read your reading book today and see if you can write your own questions for someone in your family to try and answer.

Dont't forget that questions need a question mark!! 

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Here are some ideas for but your questions will need to match the story you have read.

- What did the character find next?

- How many characters are in the story?

- Where did the character go?

- How did the character feel when this happened?

3.Maths

4. History

Do you remember the other week we completed an activity sorting old and new toys? Well here is a picture of one of those toys below. Talk about how it looks with someone in your family. Does it look like one of your toys? Answer the questions about the toy in your work books.

 

Tuesday 21st April

1. Phonics

This week we are looking at the /ow/ sound and how it can also make an /oa/ sound. Look at this advert below, can you spot any of the /ow/ words? Write a list of the words you find in yellow books.

2. Literacy

Read the poem below and complete the questions in your yellow books.

  

 

3. Maths - Click the link and complete the activity in your books, you can just write the answers in your books.

 

 

4. Picture News

You can answer the questions in your work books, you don't have to print any of these activities out :)

 

 

 

Monday 20th April

1. Phonics

This week let's look at the /ow/ sound and how sometimes it can make the /oa/ sound.

Play the cheeky chimps game below to practise this sound.

In your yellow books you could write a list of the words that come up in the game.

2. Reading comprehension.

In class we have talked about Fiction and Non Fiction texts. Remember that Non Fiction is giving us information and is not a story! Have a go at reading this text below, is is fiction or non fiction?

In your yellow books answer the questions below about the text you have just read.

3. Maths - click the link below and complete the activity in your yellow books.

 4. PE 

Join in with Joe Wicks at 9am for a live PE session, never mind if you miss it you can watch his videos and others by clicking the link.

5. This week is Science Week.

I have found you a fun science experiment to found out about melting chocolate! 

How long does it take to melt when left on a plate? 

Does it take longer to melt or go softer in different rooms of your house? 

Click on the words Science Week at the top to take you to the experiment. Maybe you could email us to tell us what you have discovered?

 

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Happy Easter Year 1 from Miss Norton and Miss Jackson

We hope you had a really lovely Easter weekend and the sun has made you smile! It was great to speak to you all on the phone this week and again you have been very busy with your phonics, learning new card games, helping out around the house and garden and writing your own stories! Fab job!

 

Guess what? As a class we got the Maths Whizz Bronze Award again!! Go us!!

Keep logging on and working through your progressions and hopefully we can achieve silver or gold next time!

Well done to our in class gold, silver and bronze achievers - you have been sent a message on Maths Whizz!

This week is all about Easter, 13th April - 17th April 

Throughout the week have a go at some of these activities below and enjoy being together as a family :)

Click the picture link about and read the Easter story! Now that you have read the story can you write a sentence to match the pictures below?

Other writing activities you could do this week;

Write an advert for a new Chocolate Easter Egg.

Write the Easter story as your own book.

Create a recipe for a new Chocolate Easter Egg.

Write a story about the Easter bunny going on an adventure..

Write a thank you letter to the Easter bunny for your treats!

Take a look at the wordsearch below and see if you can find the answers!

Click the picture below for a counting eggs game.

After this game you could make your own Easter egg counting game using numbers up to 20 or even 30! You could use this egg shapes below to help you design the eggs for your game.

Other activities you could do this week

Design a new Easter Egg

Colour an egg

Hide your eggs or teddies and write clues to find them.

Draw pictures of the Easter bunny, Easter eggs or the Easter story.

6th April - 10th April

It was lovely to speak to you and your parents last week hearing all about what you are up to at home - building hospitals out of lego, making rockets for teddy bears, we had some lovely photos of wonderful writing and we can see you are trying hard to achieve those maths whizz awards! 

Did you all recieve your maths whizz stickers? Log on to find out!

This week Year 1 got the Maths Whizz Bronze award!! Let's do this, can we get to silver next week?

Here are this week's activities for Easter week one.

Monday 6th April

1. Phonics

This week let's look at the /oi/ /oy/ sounds. Remember that this /oi/ never comes at the end of a word.

Can you write as many /oi//oy/ words as you can? Here are some pictures to get you started.

2. Literacy

Read your reading book or another book you have at home and write us a review about your book, you can use the template below to show you how to set it out in your work books.

Why don't you email your reviews to us? 

3. Maths

Log in to your espresso then follow the link below to practise a number bonds to 10 game.

https://central.espresso.co.uk/espresso/primary_uk/subject/module/activity/item464805/grade1/module736870/index.html

 Fancy a challenge? Why not try the number bonds to 20 darts game?

https://central.espresso.co.uk/espresso/primary_uk/subject/module/activity/item464849/grade1/module736870/index.html

 4. PE

Let's get active. Click the link below to choose one of the Go noodle videos!

Remember our favourite one in class? Banana Banana Meatball!

Tuesday 7th April

1. Phonics

Choose one of the word from the list to match the pictures. Can you draw them in your book and label them with the correct word?

2. Literacy

Can you remember when we changed the characters in the Gruffalo story?

You were all so creative with your ideas!

Think back to the story you made a review of yesterday. 

Today, can you create a new character for your own story book?

Maybe a new princesswizard or creature? Here are some ideas below.

3. Maths

Click on the link above and complete Lesson 3 - comparing mass.

Answer the questions in your work books. 

4. PSHE - Healthy eating

In your workbooks draw a healthy meal and then label the different foods you have drawn.

 

Wednesday 8th April 

1.Phonics

Super speedy spellings!!

See how many times you can write each of the words below in 30 seconds. 

water

children

some

could

2.Literacy

Click on the image and download the e-book to read the Three Little pigs story then in your books answer these questions.

- How many pigs are in the story?

- Who did the second little pig meet?

- What was in the builder's wheelbarrow?

- What was the third little pig's house made from?

- What did the wolf say as he knocked on the houses?

- Fill in the missing words

"Not by the _______ on my chinny, _______. ______! I will not ______ ________ in!"

3.Maths

So who will get gold, silver and bronze place this week? Come on Year 1, get as many progressions as you can!!

4. Picture News

 

Thursday 9th April

 

1. Phonics

Read this section of a story, and see how many /oi/ sounds you can spot! Write them in your yellow book!

2. Literacy

Can you write some questions in your yellow book? Your question could begin with any of the following:

- why

- what

- when

- which

- will

- do

Don't forget to put a question mark at the end!

 

3. Maths

Can you copy these subtraction questions into your books and work out the answers?

4. Music

Click on the link below to play on a fun music game which explores pitch. Pitch is how high or low a sound is. Have a play on the game and see if you can work out which sounds are high and which are low.

https://www.busythings.co.uk/play/?gid=760613&token=69ea983476ead0dd8d6b556fb7b618cef9929c48462604eb8933715eb2a38bcd&activitytag=noisy_highlow

 

Friday 10th April

 

1. Phonics

Click on the link below to play Obb and Bob - can you work out whether the /oy/ words are real or nonsense?

If you need to log in - the username is March20, and the password is home.

https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/member-only/PicnicOnPluto.html

 

2. Literacy

Click on this link to listen to 'The Selfish Crocodile' by Faustin Charles. Afterwards could you tell your grown up what happened in the story?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0-NhjfJ_RZI

 

3. Maths

Log into Maths Whizz and see how many progressions you can get!

 

4. Science

Click on the link below to have a go at naming some common flowers in our country. You might have seen some of these around school or near your house.

https://www.busythings.co.uk/play/?gid=760613&token=69ea983476ead0dd8d6b556fb7b618cef9929c48462604eb8933715eb2a38bcd&activitytag=ws_plnt_flowerid_lbl

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday 3rd April

1. Phonics

Click on the link below to play a fun spelling game. Can you spell the high frequency words?

https://www.busythings.co.uk/play/?gid=760613&token=69ea983476ead0dd8d6b556fb7b618cef9929c48462604eb8933715eb2a38bcd&activitytag=dcp23_messyhighfreq

You could write some of the words in sentences in your yellow book :)

 

2. Literacy

Click on the link below to go to the 'Tell Us a Story' section of our school website, and choose a story from one of our teachers to listen to. 

https://www.crackleybank.staffs.sch.uk/tell-us-a-story

 

3. Maths

We have set a worksheet for you on the 10 Ticks website. Click on the button below and log in using the details in your pack, then go to Year 1 to find your worksheet.

4. Science

Click on the link below to watch a video about what life would be like without any electricity! Then, make a list in your yellow book of all the things we use electricity for each day.

https://learning-resources.sciencemuseum.org.uk/resources/what-would-life-be-like-without-electricity/

 

Have a lovely weekend :-)

 

Thursday 2nd April

1. Phonics

Have a look at the pictures below. Can you work out what /ai/ words they are? Write them into your books. You could even draw your own picture to illustrate each word.

Can you write a sentence with an /ai/ word in?

2. Literacy

Click on the link below to practise writing the letters of the alphabet. You could continue to practise in your yellow book! You will need you 'Busy Things' login for this game - it is in your pack.

https://www.busythings.co.uk/play/?gid=760613&token=69ea983476ead0dd8d6b556fb7b618cef9929c48462604eb8933715eb2a38bcd&activitytag=beepbeep_letters

 

3.Maths

How many progressions will you get today?

 

4. Science

Click on the link below to watch a video about deciduous and evergreen trees. Then, in your yellow book can you write an explanation of which is which?

Remember - evergreen trees are 'forever green!'.

https://youtu.be/B2xF_z31qnE

 

 

 

Wednesday 1st April

1.Phonics  (Complete these in your work books :-)) 

2.Literacy

You will need to log in to your espresso for this one!!

https://central.espresso.co.uk/espresso/primary_uk/subject/module/video/item1217575/grade1/module1217337/index.html

Follow the link to read the story of Mr Underbed.

https://central.espresso.co.uk/espresso/primary_uk/subject/module/activity/item1218025/grade1/module1217337/index.html

Follow this link to take the quiz on the story you have just read!

3. Maths

Can you make 2 progressions today?

4. Art

Can you draw us a picture of your favourite toy? 

It doesn't have to be in colour but if you can crayons or paint you can colour them in.

Can you remember our primary colours? redyellow and blue - try labelling them on your picture!

Enjoy and we shall be back tomorrow! :)

 

 

Tuesday 31st March

1.Phonics

Read the postcard below then in your workbooks write down the words that contain the /ay/ sound.

Now can you use one of the words you have found to write your own sentence.

2.Literacy

Look at the picture below and write some sentences to describe what you can see, what is happening and what might be about to happen.

3. Maths

Log in to 10ticks using your log in details from your pack - I have assigned you a number bond to 10 acitivity! 

4. History

Log in to your discovery account and see if you can sort the toys into old and new

(You have to log in first before the link will work)

https://central.espresso.co.uk/espresso/primary_uk/standalone/activity_html/item459387/index.html?referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fcentral.espresso.co.uk%2Fespresso%2Fmodules%2Ft1_toys%2Factivities%2Findex.html&bgcolor=ffffff

After this why not ask your parents - what was their favourite game or toy to play with? How is it different to what you play?

Enjoy and we will be back tomorrow! :)

 

Monday 30th March

Good morning folks - Are you ready for today's tasks? Let's go...

1.  Phonics

Can you think of four words that have the /ai/ sound in? 

 rain, drain,  _______, ________, ________, ________.

Now let's try /ay/ - this sound usually comes at the end of words such as playsaybay

Click the image above to play Buried Treasure with words that contain the /ay/ sound!

2. Literacy

Look at the image below and write a list of everything you can see. When writing a list you need to write a new word on each line. Can you put a circle around any of the words that have today's /ay/ sound?

3. Maths

Click on the image below, it will take you to White Rose Maths. Here you can watch the video for

Lesson 2 - Measure Mass and then answer the questions in your workbooks.

4. PE 

Monday is usually our PE day so let's think back to what we have been learning. Choose one of the activities below to do at home.

If you can, go into your garden  and see if you can travel with a ball from one end to the other. Remember to tap the ball with the side of your foot! How many times can you get from one end of your garden to the other?

 

Can you remember the different jumps we have learned? Let's practise the star jump! How many star jumps can you do in 10 seconds? How many in 30 seconds? How many in 1 minute? You can record how many you do in your workbooks.

 

Enjoy your activities! :)