Please aim to do one activity a day.
Continue playing the games previously provided to help you with rhyming, oral blending and initial sounds.
Use your ‘Reading Eggs’ account to play fast phonics.
Have a look, with a grown up, at the Letters and Sounds for Home and School Channel on youtube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCP_FbjYUP_UtldV2K_-niWw
Recap some of the sounds we have learnt in school (using the above link), particularly if there are any you are finding tricky.
Watch and listen to the ‘tricky word’ song to help you to remember them: www.youtube.com/watch?v=e2dx65u59aw
Click on the attachment below for a 1 more than activity
Other maths activities you could do at home are:
Finding one more than a given number using objects from around the house
Number recognition and ordering
Practice counting to 10 each day
Sing the days of the week song
Collect objects to match numbers
Collect a specified number of objects
Watch this Numberblocks episode ‘Five’. Here is the link: https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b08d630h/numberblocks-series-1-five
Look for representations of the number 5 around your house. For example, 5 bananas, 5 chairs, 5 on the clock etc. You could draw pictures of the things you have found.
Other areas of learning
Please see the picture below, ask your child to talk about the picture and tell a story. There are some suggestions of questions that you can ask.
Watch these clips of the ‘Go Jetters’ in Australia:
With a grown-up, find out more information about Australia and these landmarks: Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Uluru and the Great Barrier Reef. You could paint a picture of one of the landmarks and have a go at labelling it.
Look at the photograph of Sid the Sloth in Australia (below). Write a list of all the things that you can see in the photograph. Don’t forget to use your phonics skills to do this. For example: if you can see some people and you can hear the sounds ‘p’ and ‘l’ for people, that is great and exactly what we would like you to do!
You could also:
Practice forming letters
Practice getting yourself dressed and undressed in preparation for PE
Find Australia on a map
Use construction resources to build one of the Australian Landmarks
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