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Monday 18th May 2020

Monday 18th May 2020


Maths: Today we are doubling money. Recap on how we find doubles and recall all double facts up to 10 Click onto 'Summer Term, Week 1'.  Remember when we double something we add it to itself or find 2 lots of a number. 2 lots of 3 is the same as 3 + 3 and double 3. Work with objects around the house to find doubles. If you could out 5 sweets, add another 5 and find out what the double is. 


Complete the activity on Purplemash; Finding Money Doubles. 


English: The acrostic poem that you wrote last week, you are going to perform. Have a go at learning it off by heart. Remember what we have done in class before with our ‘Going on a monkey hunt’, we put actions to our words so it is easier to remember. Once you have learnt your acrostic poem, get someone in your family to record your performance.


Phonics: Today we are going to be looking at the phoneme (sound) ‘ue’ as in ‘blue’ and ‘clue’. Watch the short video to recap the sound.

Once you have watched the video, complete the activity on purplemash.


Guided Reading: Read chapter 1 of the story ‘The Tale of Ostrich and a Very Long Neck’, which is set in Africa, on Purplemash and then complete the activities that goes with it.


RE: Continue with the summer project. For more information, return to the class home learning page and click on RE Summer Project.


Mental Health Awareness Week: This week is Mental Health Awareness and the theme for this year is ‘Sleep Heroes’. Check out the page back on our class homepage and have a look at some of the activities and information. If you complete any of the activities, we would like to know so send in your pictures to our Year 1 team email.


PE: Complete Day 1 of the Cricket challenge and send us your picture or video of you completing the challenge. Take part as prizes can be won at the end of the week for possibly yourself and the school. Photos and videos create points and points make prizes. For more information, see virtual school games tab on our home learning page.