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Reception Home Learning

Help your child by practising writing their name each day. If they are finding it hard to form the sounds in their name, write a large one for them and let them go over the top of yours. Once they have got the hang of it, let them try again independently. Encourage them to hold a pencil correctly as shown below.

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

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

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

https://resource-bank.scholastic.co.uk/content/FREE-Julia-Donaldson-and-Axel-Scheffler-Home-Learning-Packs-40114

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.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b0bwdw8y/zog

https://resource-bank.scholastic.co.uk/resources/417184

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Oxford Owl

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/login?active-tab=students

Username: thorntree123 Password: Thorntree456

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.

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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.

https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resources/twinkl-go/eyfs-twinkl-go

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Online Learning Links

Monday 18th January

Maths:

Comparing mass – heavier and lighter than. Watch session 1 and then try the below activity.

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/early-years/alive-in-5-week-3/

Literacy:

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-listen-to-and-join-in-with-a-story-6hgpad

Knowledge and Understanding of the World:

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-create-a-healthy-dish-6djp2d

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Tuesday 19th January

Maths:

Full and empty – watch session 2 and then try the below activity.

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/early-years/alive-in-5-week-3/

Literacy:

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-map-and-speak-the-story-ccrkar

Knowledge and Understanding of the World:

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-name-and-describe-different-feelings-6rt34d

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Wednesday 20th January

Maths:

Measuring capacity – Watch session 3 and then try the below activity.

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/early-years/alive-in-5-week-3/

Literacy:

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-step-and-speak-the-story-6dh30d

Knowledge and Understanding of the World:

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-act-out-different-feelings-c9gp4d

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Thursday 21st January

Maths:

Measuring capacity – How many fit inside?

Watch session 4 and then choose a container in your house like a small box, can you find things that will fit inside? How many things will fit inside?

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/early-years/alive-in-5-week-3/

Literacy:

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-explore-description-through-song-68rp4t

Knowledge and Understanding of the World:

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-represent-different-feelings-cdhp8e

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Friday 22nd January

Maths:

Measuring ingredients – Watch session 5 and then try the below activity.

Literacy:

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-explore-description-through-role-play-c9j36r

Knowledge and Understanding of the World:

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-choose-and-talk-about-objects-that-are-important-to-me-61gkae

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For access to Oxford Owl Reading, please click here.

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