Year 1/2 Teacher
Weekly Parent Emails
Writing and Reading
Children should continue to read books often and be questioned to help them develop their comprehension of the text. We hope their love of reading continues!
All the books can be found on YouTube if you search for the title (Carnival of the Animals Poetry)
Phonics Play - Year 1 and 2 will have free access to Phonics Play website (www.phonicsplay.co.uk) and use the username: march20 password: home
Year 1 to focus on Phase 3, 4 and 5
Year 2 to focus on Phase 5 and 6
Have a go at some fun home science experiments like the ones below.
Enjoy experiments, outdoor activities, posters, research on a tablet or laptop etc.
Hope you have lots of scientific fun!
There any amazing websites available for the children to practise and develop their Maths Skills.
The login for 10ticks is in your child's Home School Diary - this will work on a computer, laptop and/or a tablet.
Twinkl.co.uk have lots of great resources for you to download and print https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resources/parents
BBC Bitesize for KS1 has great videos and interactive games they can use.
Subjects you can explore are:
- Addition and subtraction up to 100
- Multiplication and division (0,1,2,5,10)
- Telling the time (o'clock, half past, quarter to, quarter past, 5 minute intervals).
- Measurement (capacity, length, weight, money)
- 2D and 3D shapes
- Position and Direction
- Fractions of shape and numbers (1/2, 1/4, 1/3, 3/4 and 2/4 equivalence)