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Wednesday 27th January 2021

Good Morning


We are half way through the week. You're doing amazing. 

Let me know if you need anything.


Have a wonderful day

Mrs Bennett

9:00 - 9:30 - Phonics - el


Look through the PPT and watch the flash cards video and 'Travel to Fun Land' video. 

Wave your Tricky Witch wand every time you hear an 'el' word.


Have a go at colouring in and labelling the pictures (or draw your own and label them).


Have a go at using some of the 'el' words in sentences. 


'el' flash cards

Travel to Fun Land

This is "Travel to Fun Land" by MonsterPhonics on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.

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


(Zoom link in email)

10:00 - 10:30 - English - Writing


Learning Objective: To be able to use verbs. 


Today we are writing about the crow going off on his journey. 


Sentence 1 - We are going to start off by gathering some words to describe the autumn and verbs for flying (we used a lot of these in our Owl who is afraid of the dark book).


golden leaves, orange leaves, crisp leaves, fallen leaves...

flew, swooped, soared, glided, whizzed, fluttered, drifted...


Here is my sentence: He swooped along the golden path of leaves when it was autumn.


Sentence 2 - This is going to be about the winter. 

Gather words to describe the winter - frozen, freezing, icy, chilly, sparkling ice...


Here is my sentence: He whizzed over the frozen river when it was winter. 


Sentence 3 - This final sentence is going to be about the summer. 

Gather words to describe the summer - vibrant green, warm, shimmering sunshine...


Here is my sentence: He soared by the vibrant green meadows when it was summer. 

Wednesday 27th January 2021 English

10:45 - 11:00 - Quiet Reading


Read a book from home or a free ebook from the link below. Record yourself reading and send it to me so I can hear your beautiful reading. 

11:00 - 12:15 - Science Zoom with Mrs Martin

(Zoom Link in Email) I have attached the word document as usual and a PPT below. 

Pease complete science work in your home learning book and remember to take a photo and send it to Mrs Bennett. Mrs Bennett will pass it on to me. Any questions, please just get in touch.

This term our science topic is Living things and their habitats.

Today we are learning

To know all living things do certain things to stay alive.

Activity – Let’s recap our learning from last week

·        Watch this short video.

Characteristics of living things - KS1 Science - BBC Bitesize


All living things do certain things to stay alive. These are called life processes.


·         All living things move and grow!

Moving and growing (clip compilation) - KS1 Science - BBC Bitesize

There are 7 live processes

MRS GREN can help us to remember them.


Animals use their senses to tell them about their surroundings.

The five senses - KS1 Science - BBC Bitesize


Plants are also sensitive to their surroundings. 

Plants are sensitive to sunlight and temperature.

Some special plants like the Venus Flytrap are sensitive to touch.

What's Inside A Venus Flytrap? - Bing video


ACTIVITY What is your favourite animal?

·        Draw a picture and write three sentences to explain how you know it is living. 

(Use MRS GREN to help you remember the life processes)

Extension: Use a secondary source, a book or the internet, to research an amazing fact!




The bat can fly and respire using its lungs. It gets its nutrition from insects. Bats have excellent hearing.  

Fact: It is the only mammal that can fly.


Extra Activity

Short Stories for Kids - Living and Non Living things - Bing video

1:20  - 2:15 - Maths - Multiplication using the x symbol


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

Spr2.1.4 - Multiplication using the x symbol

This is "Spr2.1.4 - Multiplication using the x symbol" by White Rose Maths on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.

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

See zoom link in email

2:45 - 3:00 - Handwriting


Today's letter is the letter 'k'.

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

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