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Monday 1st February 2021

Good Morning


I hope you are all well and had a restful weekend. 

Let me know if you need any help with the work below or with anything else.

Have a great day


Mrs B

9:00 - 9:30 - Phonics - dropping the 'e'


Watch my video.


Look through the PPT. Read the split digraph words. Look at how to add ing and ed. Recall the 3 different ed sounds. To add er, est and y, follow the same rules.


Watch ‘The Suffix Song’ video. Can you remember the rules for adding suffixes at the end of the song? What is the rule for adding the endings ing, ed, er, est and y to words ending in ‘e’ with a consonant before it?


List some of the split diagraph words you saw and then change them by adding a suffix.


I have put some different activity sheets below too. 

The Suffix Song

This is "The Suffix Song" by MonsterPhonics on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.

I've taken a picture of the board as I realised when I watched it back that you couldn't see it but with Liv being so noisy, I couldn't film it again.

Adding suffixes (ed,er,est and ing)

9:30  - 10:00 - Morning Registration and Input

(See zoom link in email)


I need everyone to bring their favourite fruit tally chart to the Zoom call so we can fill in the information together. 

10:00 - 10:30 - English Writing


Learning Objective: To be able to use onomatopoeia, alliteration and adjectives.


Today we are writing about how the crow goes through a terrible storm and begins to change.


Here is the opening sentence for you. It tells the reader that Crow is on his journey home through the storm:


The crow began his long journey home through terrible weather.


Sentence 1 - listen to the sounds of the storm. Gather a list of onomatopoeic words - snap, crash, roar, splash, howl, bang...


Now collect some 'angry' words to describe the storm - mad, irate, frustrated, furious, cross, raging....








Here is my sentence: CRASH! HOWL! ROAR! The storm was angry.


Sentence 2 - Look at the pictures of crow in the storm. 

Gather some words to describe the storm. We are going to use alliteration with this sentence so see if you can gather some that begin with the same sound - terrible, tremendous, treacherous, mighty, massive, furious, fiery. 

Gather verbs to describe what happens to the crow - tossed, tumbled, twisted, turned, twirled, shivered, shuddered, shook...


Here is my sentence: Through powerful downpours, he shivered and shuddered.


Sentence 3 - Look at the black feathers. 

These sentences are going to describe how the bright coloured feathers are turned black, dirty and burnt.


Gather adjectives to describe the feathers - singed, sooty, blackened, grubby, darkened...


Here is my sentence: Yellow and orange became grey and sooty. Red and purple turned to dirty and dingy. Blue and green became blackened and singed.

Monday 1st February 2021 English

10:45 - 11:15 - English Reading 


Learning Objective: To be able to retrieve information from a text and predict what will happen based on the information I have been given.

Listen to the story and then look at the PPT. Today we are using our retrieval viper to answer some questions about the text and then the prediction viper to predict what you think will happen next. 

The Tiger Who Came for Tea Lesson 1

Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube.

11:15 - 11:30 - KS1 Assembly with Mrs Huotari

(See zoom link in email)


11:30 - 12:15 - Maths - Make Tally Charts


Learning Objective: To be able to create a tally chart.


Watch the videos and then have a go at some of the activities below.


You could even try and make up your own tally chart. 


Spr2.5.1 - Make Tally Charts activity

This is "Spr2.5.1 - Make Tally Charts activity" by White Rose Maths on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.

Spr2.5.2 - Make Tally Charts

This is "Spr2.5.2 - Make Tally Charts" by White Rose Maths on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.

1:20 - 2:15 - DT


Learning Objective: To be able to design a windmill.


Today you are going to use the template (or on your own sheet) to design your own windmill. What materials will you need? How will you make it? 


Look through the PPT and then design your windmill. I have created a second PPT with ideas for what things you could use to make parts of your windmill. 

2:15 - 2:45 - Afternoon Registration and Story

(see zoom link in email)

2:45 - 3:00 - Handwriting


Today's letter is the letter 'm'.

Learn to Write the Letter M | Pre-cursive Letter Formation

Learn to Write the Letter M | Pre-cursive Letter FormationThis video shows and explains the pre-cursive letter formation for the letter m. Cursive handwritin...