Welcome to Class 1 …
… we are bubbling learners
Our class teacher is:
Mrs Dibden and Mrs Dennett are our Teaching Assistants
Miss Briddon teaches our class on a Wednesday afternoon
Don’t forget you can email me to let me know what you have been up to, I would love to hear from you! Thank you to those of you who have emailed already.
Resources for Home Learning
Very useful sites for multiple subjects
https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resources/covid19-school-closures Twinkl has supplied a huge amount of free learning packs – with parental advice and support on how to deliver these. A very useful site to explore for all subjects.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/levels/z3g4d2p BBC Bitesize KS1 has lots of interactive resources for all subjects.
Home learning project- Weekly plans for your families at home to follow. It has week by week instructions and varied tasks for English, maths and topic for the family to follow. Very clear suggested daily plans.
https://www.educationquizzes.com/ Online quizzes for Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 for Maths, English and SPAG.
White Rose Maths Hub – this is the scheme of work we follow for maths, our next unit is taught here: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-1/ – it includes a tutorial and worksheet for each session.
Free, useful sites to support maths learning:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPlwvN0w4qFSP1FllALB92w/featured Number Blocks – You Tube
Our next topic in science is plants – take advantage of the outdoors, looking at the development of plants and trees as we progress through Spring. You could dissect a daffodil and explore and label its parts. Take some time to observe and enjoy the wildlife around your area.
https://www.literacyshed.com/home.html – Literacy Shed. This site has lots of fun, interesting writing incentives.
Free, useful sites to support literacy:
http://www.pobble365.com/ New image each day to write about and questions about the image and text – lots of suggested activities.
https://www.onceuponapicture.co.uk/ Once Upon A Picture. Images to write about and questions about the image.
https://www.trythisteaching.com/2020/03/offline-learning/ – Activities you can do at home without the internet
The children have fully covered phase 5b and have just begun phase 5c.
Free, useful sites to support phonics:
Obviously, we cannot provide books for children to read during this time, but please keep reading, it makes such a difference! Reading should continue to be daily where possible.
https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/ – This site has a large amount of ebooks available online. This is a very useful site – you do need to register (free) to access all the resources, definitely worth exploring the site.
Free, useful sites to support reading:
PE and Mindfulness
https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga – Story telling yoga and mindfulness. We do this in school and the children love it!
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyCLoPd4VxBvPHOpzoEk5onAEbq40g2-k Joe Wicks is hosting PE sessions for children on his You Tube channel. He is doing a live session Monday – Friday at 9am on You Tube The Body Coach TV.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers BBC Super Movers combines learning with physical activities.
https://my.headspace.com/ Mindfulness for children. Short sessions to help children stay calm, relaxed and happy
https://www.smilingmind.com.au/ Mindfulness for all children, parents and families. Short sessions focusing on different themes.
Art and Design Technology
Click on the links to view relevant interactive websites: