Welcome to all the lovely children in Year 1
School seems so strange and quiet without you. Hope you are settling into your new routine and enjoying the sunshine. There are lots of activities for you to do and I hope you have fun doing them. We miss you and hope to see you all soon.
PhonicsPlay is free at the moment. Go to https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/. Username: march20 and Password: home
Don’t forget that you can access Phonics Screening Check past papers on the Gov website and practise at home.
Oxford Owl offers FREE e-books via their website, all you need to do is create a login. Lots of books, both Fiction and Non-Fiction, that we use in school are available along with interactive teaching resources and activities. Definitely worth a look!
Another way to borrow books to read or listen to for free is through your local library and an APP called BorrowBox. All you need to do is download the App and then login with your library account details that can be found on your library card- simple! If you don’t have an account, you can sign up for one online:
Please encourage children to use these when writing and encourage them to use a range of vocabulary when writing.
Practise writing the alphabet in lower-case and capital letters. Practise writing numbers 0-100 in numerals and words
White Rose have released clips linked to some topics in maths to support you in teaching your child.
Number Bond Challenge
The number bond challenge is a race against time. The first target is to complete the sheet in under 5 minutes. Next try and complete all the questions in less than 2 minutes 30 seconds. Keep track of your progress. There are three levels to get ‘Maths Star’ fast at!!!
Counting in 2s, 5s and 10s
Addition and Subtraction to 20
Other resources and ideas
Twinkl is offering parents a one month Ultimate Membership totally free of charge.
Go to www.twinkl.co.uk/offer and enter the code UKTWINKLHELPS.