Year 1 Home Learning 20th April 2020

Hello Year 1,

Mrs Startup, Mrs Ward and Miss Froggatt here. We hope you’re all well and enjoying this time with your family. We are missing you very much. As we’re not in school to carry on with your learning journey, we will putting up weekly tasks for you to complete at home. Remember to also have fun doing things with your family and to get some exercise in too. 

 

Year 1 Home learning                                              Week 20th April 2020 

 

 

Reading 

 

Four times a week 

Reading books can be found at: Oxford Owl e-books library 

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/ 

Login and join for free.  

On the library page click on…levels, book band and choose your child’s sticker colour. 

 You can also read books from home. Remember to read a range of texts: fiction and non fiction books, poems, recipes, instructions, magazines etc. 

Phonics 

Four times a week

  

Phonics Play – play games for your phonics stage – https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/freeIndex.htm 

BBC Bitesize English – https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zgkw2hv 

ICT Games. – Here is a lovely website with lots of activities related to phonics, English and other useful topic activities.  https://www.ictgames.com/mobilePage/literacy.html 

twinkl.co.uksign up for a free account

Type in your phonic phase or particular sound into the search bar at the top 

Youtube– these videos are great! 

Alphablocks 

Mr Thorne 

Geraldine the Giraffe 

Epic Phonics 

Mr MC 

English 

 

Use a sound mat to help you to find the sounds that you need. 

 

 

Write a set of instructions for how to do something. 

For example: planting a seed, making a den or cooking something.  

Remember to use time adverbials: 

First 

Next 

After that 

Finally 

Follow your instructions. Do they work? 

Create a wanted poster for your favourite bad character. 

What is he/she wanted for? 

What does he/she  

Look like? 

Sound like? 

Smell like? 

Is there a reward for capturing him/her? 

 

Write in full sentences 

Can you use because? 

Persuade me… 

Which is best Easter or Christmas? Why? 

 

Can you use adjectives to describe? 

Can you talk about your own feelings and experiences 

Can you give any examples to support your point of view? 

 

Maths  White rose maths home learning  

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-1 

Summer term 1   Week 1  

Topic  What do plants need to grow? 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zpxnyrd/articles/zxxsyrd 

Make a picture to explain your findings. Be creative…Get arty if you can? A 2d or 3d picture. Or maybe use natural materials from outside. 

Design and make a boat that floats successfully and can carry small toys the distance of 1m. 

Which materials will you use? Wood, plastic, fabric? Why? 

How can it be pushed across the water? No hands!  

What can you use to make it move? Try different things… 

balloon, an elastic band? 

Visit the new bbc iplayer bitesize daily lessons. 

Choose what interests you and record your learning in any way that you like. 

 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize 

 

 

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