# Reception Class News

## 08 June 2020:Home learning

Posted on Sunday 07 June 2020 by Mrs Burke

Hello everyone. I hope you had a great weekend.

Remember to send me photos of your learning.

[email protected]

Phonics

Sing the Jolly phonics songs.

Words to read:
chip queen rain look

Read and answer the yes/no questions

Literacy
Story of the week: The Very Busy Spider by Eric Carle
Listen to the story.

Draw and label the animals from the story.

Maths

Write the numbers 0-15 on the floor using chalk, paint or write on paper (make sure they are big enough to stand on).

Can you find the answers to these problems?

Find and stand on the number that is 1 more than 14
Find and stand on the number that is double 4
Find and stand on an odd number
Find and stand on a number that is fewer than 5
Find and stand on a number that is more than 7
Find and stand on an even number
Find and stand on the number that is half of 10

Challenge: Can you make up your own problems?

## Reception learning

Posted on Friday 05 June 2020 by Mrs Burke

I hope you’ve all had a great week.

Thanks for sending me photos of your learning at home. You’ve all been really busy.

We’ve been busy at school too!

## 05 June 2020: Home learning

Posted on Thursday 04 June 2020 by Mrs Burke

Phonics

Practise phonemes ai ee

Write the ai words

Write the ee words

Challenge

Choose one word and say it in a sentence. Can you write it?

Literacy

Retell the story ‘The Rainbow Fish’.

Can you put these pictures in order?

Challenge

Can you write a sentence for each picture?

Maths-positional language

Vocabulary;  behind, on top, under, between, next to, above, inside.

Play a game.

You will need a small toy and a cardboard box.

• Place the toy in the cardboard box
• Ask your child to say where it is
• Encourage them to use a sentence:”It is in the box.”
• Place the toy on the top of the box and repeat the question

Hide the toy around the room and give your child clues for them to find it;eg “It’s next to your favourite car.”

Let your child hide the toy and give you a clue. Keep reinforcing the language.

## 04 June 2020: Home learning

Posted on Wednesday 03 June 2020 by Mrs Burke

Phonics

This week we are practising the digraphs ai, ee, and the trigraph igh.

Words to read:

Can you write a sentence?

(Read the sentence to your child for them to write.)

Literacy

Book of the week: The Rainbow Fish

Use the rainbow animal you drew yesterday to make your own Rainbow Fish story. You could draw a story map.

Challenge: Write your story using first, next, then, finally.

Maths-teen numbers

Count and clap.

Yesterday we learnt about the number 15.

Watch Numberblocks

Fill in the missing numbers on the tracks.

## 03 June 2020: Home learning

Posted on Tuesday 02 June 2020 by Mrs Burke

Hi everyone!

I hope you are enjoying  your home learning this week.

Today’s home learning.

Phonics

Practise all  phase 3 phonemes.

Words to read:

Read the sentence.

Literacy

Book of the week: The Rainbow Fish
Listen to the story of the week.

Make a different rainbow animal. You could draw, paint or make a collage.

Maths

Let’s learn all about the number 15

Challenges:

Draw Rainbow Fish. Draw or stick 15 sparkly scales on your fish.

Have fun!

## 02 June 2020: Home learning

Posted on Monday 01 June 2020 by Mrs Burke

Good morning

I hope you enjoyed yesterday’s learning. I love seeing all your home learning.

Here are today’s home learning activities.

Phonics

Make sure you have a whiteboard and pen or paper and pencil for today’s recap lesson on the phonemes ai and ee.

Watch BBCBitesize lesson

ai

ee

Literacy

Book of the week: The Rainbow Fish
Listen to the story of the week

Something special.

Maths- odd and even

Count to 20 and back again.

We have been learning about teen numbers.

Tomorrow we will be learning about the number 15.

15 is an odd number. An odd number is a number that can’t be split into 2 equal groups.

Using Lego, counters or any other objects you have at home can you find any other odd numbers between 0 and 15?

Watch this Numberblocks episode on odd and even numbers.

Take a picture of your odd number findings and email them to [email protected]

Have a lovely day!

## 01 June: Home learning

Posted on Sunday 31 May 2020 by Mrs Burke

Hello everyone!

I hope you had a great half-term week. Let me know what you’ve been doing to by sending photos. If you have any questions about the home learning please ask.

[email protected]

Today’s home learning.

Phonics

Practise your letter formation in your home learning book. Remember to use a lead-in.

Words to write:

king sheep feet chop

Can you write a sentence including one of the above words?

Remember:

Think of a sentence

Say it out loud

Count the words

Write every word

Check

Literacy

Book of the week: The Rainbow Fish
Listen to the story of the week.

Tell a grown up what you think the Rainbow Fish learnt in the story.

Draw or paint the Rainbow Fish.

Maths-teen numbers

Listen and sing along to the video about teen numbers.

We have looked at the teen numbers 11, 12, 13 and 14.

Choose one of them  and show it in different ways.

Extra activity

Draw a picture of all the different ways you can look after yourself. Think about healthy eating, sleeping and washing your hands.

## Summer Mid-term: Home learning

Posted on Sunday 24 May 2020 by Mrs Burke

Here are some activities you could try this week.

Have fun!

## 22 May 2020: Home learning

Posted on Thursday 21 May 2020 by Mrs Burke

Good morning!

It’s Friday again! I hope you’ve enjoyed this week’s learning.

As it’s half-term next week there won’t be daily lessons. Instead I will post a ‘menu’ of activities for the week.

Don’t forget to send me photos of what you’ve been up to.

[email protected]

Phonics

Watch this review lesson of the phonemes ai,igh, ur from Letters and Sounds.

Sing the tricky word songs.
Phase 3
Phase 4

Practise writing the tricky words.

Tricky word countdown! Can you read the tricky words?

Storytime

Listen to Mrs Burgess read a story.

Maths

Recognising numbers to 20

Have a great week!

## 21 May 2020: Home learning

Posted on Wednesday 20 May 2020 by Mrs Burke

Good morning everyone!

I hope you enjoyed the lovely weather yesterday.

Here are today’s home learning activities.

Phonics

Reading

Have you looked on the Oxford Owls website? It is free at the moment and has lots of online reading books and activities. Just register and choose phase 2 or 3 books for your child to read.

Handwriting

Practise handwriting with me.

Literacy-The Rainbow Fish

Listen to another story about animals that live in the sea.

Watch this under the sea clip

Draw, collage or paint an under the sea picture.

Maths

Count with Numberblocks.

Sharing

There are six buns

Can you share them fairly between Goldilocks and Baby Bear. How many do they have each?

Another friend has joined. Can you share them now?

Draw pictures to show your learning.

Have a lovely day!