Wednesday 15th April 2020
Hello Dragonflies, hope you are all well. Here is your home learning for today. Enjoy!
PE: 9am work out with Joe Wicks Body Coach https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d3LPrhI0v-w
Phonics: You can use this website to play some fun phonics games https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/
English: Today you need to make your own treasure map and write some instructions (directions) to help your fellow pirates find the treasure.
First, draw your own treasure map like the one below. Be as creative as you want to be. Where are you going to hide your treasure? On as island, in your house, at school, these are just some ideas, choose your own!
Then write some instructions to help your fellow pirates find the treasure. Make sure your directions are in the correct order, with a capital letter and a full stop. Challenge yourself to add some interesting adjectives (describing words).
1. Walk across the sandy beach.
2. Jump over the sparkling river.
3. Climb the wooden gate into the dark forest.
4. Look under the tall tree to find the X.
5. Dig for the treasure.
Maths: Practise counting backwards in 1s from 100 to 0.
Here is an interactive 100 square if you need support with counting backwards: https://www.topmarks.co.uk/learning-to-count/paint-the-squares
Copy and complete the questions below.
If you have time you can play this game to practise ordering numbers from 0-100 https://www.topmarks.co.uk/ordering-and-sequencing/caterpillar-ordering
Remember, you can also use the propeller maths boards.
Discuss with your children the questions: Why are plants important to humans?
Who else might plants be important to?
What plants do we eat?
Explain that some medicines are made from plants and we also use them to make paper, pencils, furniture, floors, spoons, cricket bats, recorders, houses.
What things can you find in your house that have been made from plants?
Share the following videos.
Task: Draw a selection of your favourite edible plants. Can you label the parts of the plant?
Reading: Please do your daily reading and record it in your reading record. New books can be accessed online through this link. You will need to register but it is completely free. https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/
Spelling: Keep practising the year 1 Common Exception words. You have these in your packs.