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Summer 2

 

This half term our topic will be Traditional Tales. We will be kicking off with the story 'Goldilocks and the Three Bears' and then moving onto 'The Gingerbread Man'. Each week there will be new activities added below for you to complete at home!

Please upload your work onto 2simple - we would love to see the work you have been doing!

 

      

1/6/20 - Week 1

1/6/20 - Week 1 1
1/6/20 - Week 1 2
1/6/20 - Week 1 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summer 1

 

Week beginning 18th May 2020

 

In Nursery, our focus for this half term is based on Eric Carle stories. We know that you already enjoy listening to these stories in school.

We usually begin our learning by introducing the word ‘author’ we discuss that an author writes books. Follow this link to see Eric Carle and the stories he has wrote.

https://eric-carle.com/

 

Themed Learning

 

This week choose your favourite Eric Carle story to read.

 

 

 

Which story is your favourite?

Can you retell the story?

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maths

 

This week use maths to do your physical activity!

If you have a dice/number cards or numbers on paper choose a number and do some different actions.

Jumps, hops, claps, etc.

 

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

 

Phonics

 

Now you have tried all the letter sounds in our first phonics set start segmenting and blending.

s a t p i n

 

s-a-t     p-a-t     t-a-p    p-i-n    p-a-n    s-i-t   t-i-p    p-i-t

 

Here are the jollyphonics songs that we had started to learn to help us tune into initial sounds.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Qpn2839Kro

 

 

Our younger/new Nursery children’s phonics activities:

 

  • Tuning into sounds in the environment.

What sounds can you hear when you are outside?

What sounds can you hear inside?

Which sound did you like?

  • Singing familiar nursery rhymes independently.

Which nursery rhyme is your favourite?

 

 

Other learning areas

 

Physical development

 

Start your day at 9am with a PE lesson with Joe Wicks:

 

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyCLoPd4VxBvQafyve889qVcPxYEjdSTl

 

Expressive arts and design

 

Sing a song about a rainbow.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4g0NbaukkQc

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nRTdq0VsLGQ

 

Do you recognise all the colours?

 

Can you find objects around your house that match the colours?

 

Create some pictures using different colours from our owl story?

 

If you have some paints have a go at some colour mixing!

 

Here is a story about colour mixing:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SIbGioTNs4M

 

 

 

Please continue practising writing your name and developing letter formation.

 

Please don’t forget to share some of your home learning on our 2simple app.

We would love to see what you have been doing.

 

 

 

Week beginning 11th May 2020

 

In Nursery, our focus for this half term is based on Eric Carle stories. We know that you already enjoy listening to these stories in school.

We usually begin our learning by introducing the word ‘author’ we discuss that an author writes books. Follow this link to see Eric Carle and the stories he has wrote.

https://eric-carle.com/

 

Themed Learning

 

Moving on from our animal colours, this week our story focus is

‘Wow! Said the Owl’

This book has a different author.

Look out for all the colours in this book

Which is your favourite?

 

Follow the link to listen to the story.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=egpKxqQN33c

 

What colours did the owl see?

Can you remember where the owl saw each colour?

 

 

Maths

 

This week we are learning about positional language!

 

Follow the link to find out about positional language:

https://www.primarytreasurechest.com/teachingresources/category/positional-language.html

 

At home you could use one of your favourite teddy bears and a chair…

Can you put teddy on top of the chair?

Can you put teddy underneath the chair?

Can you put teddy behind the chair?

 

Other key words:

In front, next to, side

 

 

Follow the link to continue work on our other Eric Carle story

’10 Little Rubber Ducks’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fCpNRTb5tOQ

 

Can you recognise each number?

Can you put them in order?

 

 

 

Phonics

 

Again we are continuing with alliteration …

 

Continue playing ‘I spy’ at home to help with beginning sounds in words.

 

This week can you find objects in your house beginning with the same sound?

 

You could focus on:

s  a t p

and now try

 i n

 

 

Here are the jollyphonics songs that we had started to learn to help us tune into initial sounds.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Qpn2839Kro

 

 

Our younger/new Nursery children’s phonics activities:

 

  • Tuning into sounds in the environment.

What sounds can you hear when you are outside?

What sounds can you hear inside?

  • Singing familiar nursery rhymes independently.

Which nursery rhyme is your favourite?

 

 

Other learning areas

 

Physical development

 

Start your day at 9am with a PE lesson with Joe Wicks:

 

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyCLoPd4VxBvQafyve889qVcPxYEjdSTl

 

Expressive arts and design

 

Sing a song about a rainbow.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4g0NbaukkQc

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nRTdq0VsLGQ

 

Do you recognise all the colours?

 

Can you find objects around your house that match the colours?

 

Create some pictures using different colours from our owl story?

 

If you have some paints have a go at some colour mixing!

 

Here is a story about colour mixing:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SIbGioTNs4M

 

 

 

Please continue practising writing your name and developing letter formation.

 

Please don’t forget to share some of your home learning on our 2simple app.

We would love to see what you have been doing.

 

 

 

 

Week beginning 4th May 2020

 

In Nursery, our focus for this half term is based on Eric Carle stories.

We know that you already enjoy listening to these stories in school.

We usually begin our learning by introducing the word ‘author’ we discuss that an author writes books.

Follow this link to see Eric Carle and the stories he has wrote.

https://eric-carle.com/

 

Themed Learning

 

This week our story focus is

‘Brown Bear, Brown Bear’

This book has two authors Eric Carle is one of them.

 

Follow the link to listen to the story.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WST-B8zQleM

 

Can you remember the different animals?

Can you remember the colour of each animal?

 

 

 

Maths

 

Have a go at some brown bear counting!

Follow the link:

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/learning-to-count/teddy-numbers

 

 

Follow the link to continue work on our other Eric Carle story

’10 Little Rubber Ducks’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fCpNRTb5tOQ

 

Can you recognise each number?

Can you put them in order?

 

If you have 10 objects what happens if you take one away? (Keep doing this just like the 10 rubber ducks).

This week find out what happens if you keep adding another duck on?

 

 

Phonics

 

Again we are continuing with alliteration …

 

Continue playing ‘I spy’ at home to help with beginning sounds in words.

 

This week can you find objects in your house beginning with the same sound?

 

You could focus on:

s  a

and now try

t p

 

 

Here are the jollyphonics songs that we had started to learn to help us tune into initial sounds.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Qpn2839Kro

 

 

Our younger/new Nursery children’s phonics activities:

 

  • Tuning into sounds in the environment.

What sounds can you hear when you are outside?

What sounds can you hear inside?

  • Singing familiar nursery rhymes independently.

Which nursery rhyme is your favourite?

 

 

Other learning areas

 

Physical development

 

Start your day at 9am with a PE lesson with Joe Wicks:

 

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyCLoPd4VxBvQafyve889qVcPxYEjdSTl

 

Expressive arts and design

 

Sing a song about a rainbow.

 

Follow the links below:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4g0NbaukkQc

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nRTdq0VsLGQ

 

Do you recognise all the colours?

 

Can you find objects around your house that match the colours?

 

Create some pictures using different colours, just like the animals in ‘Brown Bear, Brown Bear’

 

Week beginning 27th April 2020

 

In Nursery, our focus for this half term is based on Eric Carle stories. 

https://eric-carle.com/

 

Themed Learning

 

Last week we focused on Eric Carle and his story

‘The Very Busy Spider’

 

Follow the link to listen to the story.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=55&v=TfL0g-XRxnA&feature=emb_logo

 

Can you remember parts of the story?

Can you retell the story to your family?

 

This week your task is to find out about spiders…

 

What information do you know about spiders?

Can you use the internet to find any more information?

 

How many legs do they have?

Why do they spin a web?

 


Maths

 

Follow the link to listen to another Eric Carle story

’10 Little Rubber Ducks’

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fCpNRTb5tOQ

 

This week we are looking at numbers 1-10

 

Can you recognise each number?

 

Can you put them in order?

 

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

 

If you have 10 objects what happens if you take one away? (Keep doing this just like the 10 rubber ducks).

 

 

Phonics

 

This week we are continuing with alliteration …

 

Continue playing ‘I spy’ at home to help with beginning sounds in words.

 

Can you find objects in your house beginning with the same sound?

 

You could focus on:

s  a

 

 

Here are the jollyphonics songs that we had started to learn to help us tune into initial sounds.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Qpn2839Kro

 

 

Our younger/new Nursery children’s phonics activities:

 

Tuning into sounds in the environment. What sounds can you hear? 

Singing familiar nursery rhymes independently.

 

 

Other learning areas

 

Physical development

 

Start your day at 9am with a PE lesson with Joe Wicks:

 

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyCLoPd4VxBvQafyve889qVcPxYEjdSTl

 

Expressive arts and design

 

Sing a song about spiders

 

Incy Wincy spider

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-WRnCURI2ak

 

Listen to a new one - Little Miss Muffet

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2AXsMkYV5ms

 

Can you draw a picture of a spider?

 

 

Please continue practising writing your name and developing letter formation.

 

Please don’t forget to share your home learning on our 2simple app.

 

 

 

 

Week beginning 20th April 2020

 

In Nursery our focus for this half term is based on Eric Carle stories this will lead onto 'On the farm'.

We know that you already enjoy listening to these stories in school.

We usually begin our learning by introducing the word ‘author’ we discuss that an author writes books.

Follow this link to see Eric Carle and the stories he has wrote.

 

https://eric-carle.com/

 

Themed Learning

 

Eric Carle is the author of our very first story

‘The Very Busy Spider’

 

Follow the link to listen to the story.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=55&v=TfL0g-XRxnA&feature=emb_logo

 

After the story can you think about our ‘retrieve’ reading gem.

 

Can you retrieve information from the story?

Can you retell the story independently?

Who were the characters?

What animals were in the story?

 

Can you remember which order the animals visited the spider?

 

 

Maths

 

Follow the link to count the animals on the farm

 

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/preschool/animals/farm/animalfarmgame.htm

 

Were some of these animals in ‘The Very Busy Spider’ story?

Can you find out how many legs a spider has?

How many of each animal did you see?

Which animals were there more of?

Which animals were there less of?

 

Practise counting in sequence as far as you can …

 

 

Phonics

 

In phonics we started to focus on alliteration – listening to the first sounds in words.

 

You could do this at home by playing ‘I spy’

 

Then you could start to group objects that begin with the same initial sound.

 

Here are the jollyphonics songs that we had started to learn to help us tune into initial sounds.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Qpn2839Kro

 

 

 

Other learning areas

 

Physical development

 

Start your day at 9am with a PE lesson with Joe Wicks:

 

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyCLoPd4VxBvQafyve889qVcPxYEjdSTl

 

Expressive arts and design

 

Sing a song about farm animals…

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hDt_MhIKpLM

 

Can you draw a picture of your favourite farm animal?

 

 

Please continue practising writing your name and developing letter formation.

 

Please don’t forget to share some of your home learning on our 2simple app.

We would love to see what you have been doing.

 

 

 

 

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