Year 1 Learning Opportunities – Tuesday 24th March

Here is a list of the learning opportunities for today. We hope they will inspire and engage your children with guidance and interaction from an adult…

Have a good day!

Kind Regards,

The Year 1 Team

English: Everyday superheroes need to stay strong and healthy. Find and cook/make a healthy snack. Write instructions using time conjunctions at the start of each instruction (First, next, then, after that, finally)

Maths: Counting Catch – Practise counting in 2s, 5s and 10s by throwing a ball to each other. The person with the ball to say the next number in the sequence – Challenge-try counting on from numbers other than 0.

Science: Material Hunt – How many objects made from different materials can you find around the house (wood, plastic, metal)? How many ways can you sort the objects using their properties (hard, soft, shiny, etc)?

PHONICS: Please continue to familiarise yourself with the following useful websites for children to play to support their learning of phonics. Children need to focus on phase 3, 4 and 5.

This weeks focus: Phase 5 split digraphs (a-e — frame, e-e — these, i-e — kite, o-e — joke, u-e – tune

Phonics Bloom: https://www.phonicsbloom.com/

Phonics Play (free resources): https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/freeIndex.htm

READING: Please continue to regularly listen to your child read. It also benefits children to hear adults read to them and discuss the story.

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY: it is very important that the children get daily exercise. Some fun routines for the children to follow are: 1. Wake Up, Shake Up Lazytown 2. Kids Superhero song/dance – Let’s be superheroes 3. Superhero dance – Brave and Strong 4. Cosmic Kids Yoga. 5. Joe Wicks Daily PE lessons. These can be typed into a search engine by an adult who will then need to monitor them.