Week commencing Monday 4th May
Remember to read every day and it's great to share reading with other family members.
Think about different types of reading material, for example; books, magazines, food packets, instructions for games, websites, to name a few.
Below are some links to online books to read and listen to.
Are You a Reading Star?
Each week we will set a reading challenge for you to complete.
Don't forget to email telling us how you get on, perhaps even send us a photo.
This week's challenge:
Read a book about animals.
Poem of the Day
The poem of the day is for reading together and enjoying
Taken from 'The Works Key Stage 1' Chosen by Pie Corbett. Published by Macmillan.
Don't forget to learn your Galaxy of Spelling, Common Exception Words and ask someone to test you.
The activity mats below will help you to practise some of them too.
We also learn a spelling rule every week which is on the powerpoint below and there is a word search to help learn it.
Thursday Basic Skills
Place value focus. Roll 2 dice. Make the biggest/smallest 2-digit number you can e.g. if you roll a 3 and 5 you would make 35 and 53.
Thursday Focus: Can I interpret pictograms?
Basic Skills Wednesday
Counting in threes. Find something in your house that there is a lot of eg Lego bricks, books in your bedroom, teddies. Group them in 3s and count how many there are.
Wednesday Focus: Can I make a pictogram using given data?
Basic skills Tuesday
Times tables aerobics. Remember to use the videos to help.
Tuesday Focus: Can I draw a pictogram?
Basic Skill Monday - there is a video to demonstrate the game
Throwing and catching. Start at 45. Throw and the catch the ball with a partner and count forwards from the starting number. When the ball is dropped work out how many you counted on. Choose your own starting numbers and play again.