Friday 18th September
Times Table Rock Stars
Log in and password details can be found in your child's reading diary.
We will be working on the 2x table.
I have attached the common exception word list for Years 1 and 2. Have a go at reading the words and spelling them correctly.
Choose a word from the list. Write the word in a sentence. Remember to use capital letters and full stops.
The giant walked up the path.
Try adding an adjective to the sentence.
The big giant walked up the long path.
Find another word and write a question.
It would be useful for the children to know their number bonds to 10 and 20 off by heart.
Find pairs of numbers to make 100.
60 + 40 = 100
75 + 25 = 100
Friday 25th September
We have been looking at ways to improve our writing. We have been adding adjectives to nouns to create expanded noun phrases.
The tall girl walked along the bumpy path.
I would like you to write some sentences of your own using expanded noun phrases.
Please continue to read your books at home. I have really enjoyed reading Andrew's Bath with the class this week. Which books do you like to read? Draw the front cover of your book and write about your favourite part of the story.
Please continue with Times Table Rock Stars
We have been finding different pairs of numbers that add up to make the same total.
0 + 9
1 + 8
2 + 7
3 + 6
4 + 5
5 + 4
6 + 3
7 + 2
8 + 1
9 + 0
Choose a different number and write down the addition pairs. Start with numbers up to 10. If you can, move on to numbers up to 20.
Friday 2nd October
This week we have been thinking about writing questions. I've attached some pictures for you to look at. Try and write lots of different questions for each picture. The pictures have some examples underneath to get you started.
Make a list of all the different activities that help you to exercise. Put the activities in alphabetical order.
Make a tally chart of the different fruits you and your family eat over a week. What's the most popular fruit?
Write some questions of your own about the information collected.
Numbots is a game that will improve your child's recall and understanding of number bonds, addition and subtraction facts. It can be played online or you can download the app onto Apple or Android devices. Your child's user name and password is the same as Times Tables Rock Stars.
We would like your child to play the Story Mode and complete the Rust level. Each week we will progress to a different level.
Don't forget to continue with Times Tables Rock Stars!
Friday 9th October
Please continue to learn your times tables using Times Tables Rock Stars.
Numbots - I would like you to complete activities 1-10 on the Iron Stage.
Imagine you have opened a fruit shop. Give each piece of fruit a price (up to 20p to begin with). Play shops with a family member. Choose the correct coins to buy a piece of fruit. How much would you have to pay for two pieces of fruit? Add the prices together and think about the coins needed to pay.
Create your own fact sheet about a British sports person. Remember to include their name, their sport, their age and their achievements in their chosen sport.
Design a poster to encourage people to exercise. Remember to include the reasons why exercise is good for you.
Friday 16th October
Please continue with Times Table Rock Stars.
Numbots - I would like you to complete activities 11 - 20 on the Iron Stage.
Counting in 2s, 5s and 10s.
I would like you to practise counting on and back in multiples of 2, 5 and 10.
Write about what you want to be when you grow up. What would you have to do for your job? What equipment might you need? Draw a picture of you doing your job.
A supermarket would like you to design a new healthy snack for children. Think about what this could be and draw the outside of the packet.