Oak Class (Reception and Year 1)
Our teacher is Miss Poulton. Mrs Garlick, Mrs Burrows and Mrs Booth are our teaching assistants.
It's Friday, Oak Class!
Here's a joke to start the day (Answers at the bottom of this page!):
Friday: Knock, knock!
Thursday: What do you get when a pig and a chicken bump into each other?
Wednesday: What do snowmen eat for breakfast?
Tuesday: Why did the cow do star jumps?
Monday: What can't you eat at dinner?
Note added 12 June 2020:
Thank you so much for a wonderful Zoom session on Wednesday. It was so lovely to see all of your smiling faces! Remember to bring along a piece of paper and felt tip pen next session.
Note added 29 June 2020:
There are new weekly video challenges for Maths for each Year Group. We encourage you to send in photos of your work (use links on front page).
There is also a new Topic Plan (see below) on the theme of Pirates!!
Have fun, me hearties!
In addition, there is a new video challenge to keep you on your toes for Topic.
Please see below a list of resources that can be used at home to support learning.
What we are learning in class this week - Reception
We welcomed some reception children into school on Tuesday and some Year 1 children will be attending with Mrs Rose on Thursday. If your child is not attending, you may want to do the same work at home. We will post the lesson materials and share some of the children's work here.
We use Oak Academy lessons for English and Maths.
Link to year 1 work completed in school this week
Daily learning tasks in English and Mathematics
Oak National Academy
Reception class work Suggested work to be completed for Reception class from the Oak National Academy
Oak National Academy
Year 1 Class work Suggested work to be completed for Year 1 children from the Oak National Academy
Additional structured lessons
White Rose Further maths activities and problem solving challenges. Choose your year-group from the drop-down boxes (powerpoint only).
Phonics and Spelling
Daily online Phonics lessons
Click here to access daily online Phonics lessons for Reception and Year 1.
Other Phonics resources:
Mr T's phonics! This link will take you to a youtube page. The man is called Mr T. He creates videos all around phonics sounds. If you or your child are unsure how to pronounce some of the sounds - Mr T's videos will help you clear that up! He also shows the different ways to pronounce sounds.
Phonics Play This website has different phonics games on to help with the pupils' reading. They are offering free access to all resources. Username: march20 Password: home
There are games for the children but also information for the adults. The pupils in Reception are working on Phase 2 and Phase 3 sounds. Year 1 pupils are working on Phase 5.
Phonics Bloom This website is full of interactive phonics games. Just click on the link and the phase you would like. Reception pupils are working on Phase 2 and Phase 3. The year 1 pupils are working within Phase 3 - 5.
ICT games This link is also within the English area. There are also phonics games on this website. Take a look!
Reading comprehension exercises
Here are some activity sheets to do alongside your reading. Keep enjoying your reading!
Reading Inference and Writing
Look carefully at this picture and read the brief description.
What does it make you feel? What do you notice in the picture?
Create a story, using the image and text to inspire you.
Key stage 1 topic plans
End of Year Expectations: what children are expected to know and be able to do by the end of the year
Home learning booklets and ideas
Answers to riddles and jokes:
Friday: (Answer tomorrow!)
Thursday: Ham and eggs!
Tuesday: Because he wanted a milkshake!
Monday: Breakfast and lunch!