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Reception Home Learning


Try some of the below songs to get your child up and moving whilst supporting their physical development.


CBeebies TV shows linked to area of learning (All are available on BBC IPlayer):


Free ‘Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler Home Learning Packs’, many of the stories are available to listen to on youtube:

Why not try ZOG? It features a dragon and fits in with this half term’s topic ‘Did Dragons Exist?’ There is also a short film on BBC Iplayer. See Links below.

Try to identify the rhyming words in this story with your child.


Oxford Owl

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Books that your child will be able to read more independently include the following:

Read Write Inc: Sound Blending 1, 10 Ditty sheets.

Oxford Owl – Big, Bad Bug, The Little Red Hen (Wordless), The Haircut (Wordless)

Your child could choose other books and click play for it to be read aloud to them. There are links to online activities at the top of the page as you can see below.


Twinkl Go

The link below has lots of fun interactive games for your child to play on their device across many subjects, all you need to do is make a free account.


PE at home

PE is looking a little bit different at the moment. However, don’t worry: Cosmic Kids Yoga is here to help!

Here is a link to Cosmic Kid’s YouTube Channel that boasts a range of yoga workout adventures that you can do from your own bedroom or kitchen floor.

Follow this link to view Cosmic Kid’s YouTube Channel:

Please click the image below to access the Oak National Academy’s website.

Oak Academy: Reception

For exciting reading activities, please click here.

For access to Oxford Owl Reading, please click here.

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