Hope you've all had a lovely Easter and not eaten too much choc!
Remote Learning begins again... please see below for this week's activities
This week you will be sharing and enjoying the story 'Where The Wild Things Are' by Maurice Sendak
Monday: Share the story if you have a copy at home or watch the audio book using the link below.
Make and use the stick puppets to act out and retell the story together.
Tuesday: Think about the main character, Max, in the story. Why was he sent to bed without any supper? What would he have thought to himself? Complete the thought bubbles sheet.
Wednesday: Today you will use amazing adjectives to describe a wild thing from the story. Choose a wild thing. Look at its teeth, claws, body etc. What words can you use to describe it for example: pointy claws, feathery body, bulging eyes etc. Write a description of it.
Thursday: Draw a wild thing of your own on the wanted poster sheet and write a description of it using amazing adjectives.
Friday: Using the 'wild thing' you drew and described yesterday, write a fact file for it. You can choose a fact file template. What does your wild thing eat, where does it live and how does it survive?
This week we will be learning about shape. The children will need to be able to recognise and name a range of 2D and 3D shapes.
Here are some shape songs that you child may wish to watch!
Mon- Begin by sharing the shape power point and revising the names of 2D shapes. Children should then complete the repeating patterns activity.
Tues- Children to complete 2D shape sort/ What am I? activity.
Weds- Revise the names of 2D shapes and encourage your child to describe each shape by explaining how many sides and corners each shape has e.g. A Triangle. It has 3 sides and 3 corners. Ask your child to make a Shape Wanted poster for a chosen shape. They may like to make more than one poster.
We will now move on to learning about 3-Dimensional shapes. It is important that children are able to relate everyday objects to their knowledge of 3D shapes. The children should be able to name common 3D shapes such as; cuboids (including Cube), pyramid and sphere and begin to describe their properties.
Thurs- Look at 3D Shape photo power point. Complete shape hunt activity looking at everyday objects around your home.
Fri- Children to complete 3D shape sorting activity.
Our topic for the next 3 weeks is Young Gardeners
observe and describe how seeds and bulbs grow into mature plants
find out and describe how plants need water, light and a suitable temperature to grow and stay healthy
As Key Stage 1, we thought this would be a great topic as you could observe plants in your home, gardens and immediate surrounding area.
This week we are going to focus on the parts of a plant. Attached is a file with a power point presentation and lots of activities to dip into as and when it suits.
If you have any seeds it would be great to plant some now. You could even do your own experiments, putting some in a cupboard to avoid light, some in the fridge to avoid warmth and some without water and discuss your findings!
In support of schools the BBC are starting their home learning through BBC Bitesize from 20.4.20. Follow the link below
If you then choose KS1 science and scroll through they have a great section on plants. Have fun and stay safe!
|#Lesson Presentation Observing Plants.ppt||Download|
|Activity Sheet Flowering Plant Observation Editable.doc||Download|
|Activity Sheet Parts of a Flowering Plant Black and White Editable.doc||Download|
|Activity Sheet Parts of a Tree Black and White Editable.doc||Download|
|Activity Sheet Tree Observation Editable.doc||Download|
Please continue with your spellings, phonics and reading.