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Willow Class Home Learning

Week Beginning 4th January 2021

Wishing you all a very happy New Year! J

 

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

PSHE

Music

English

 

English

 

English

Art

Topic

 

Maths

 

 

Maths

Maths

PE

Life Skills

DT

RE

Topic

 

 

Please choose the work that is appropriate for the ability of your child.

Take photos of your home learning please.

If you have completed any worksheets, please make sure you write your name and date on the back and bring them into school.

 

Monday

 

PSHE

 LO: To explore New Year’s traditions from around the World

 

Starter

 

Share a video of the London 2021 fireworks celebrations and discuss how we celebrate the New Year.

25 Strangest New Year's Traditions From Around The World - YouTube

Discuss -  What how different countries celebrate the New Year.

Activity

Using the New Year Tradition Cards, lay them all out on a table face down and take turns to pick a card. Act out some of the traditions using the gathered resources. 

 

Resources (as many as you can find)

-New Year Tradition Cards

-Coins

-grapes (cut into quarters) 

-a suitcase

-jug or cup with water nearby, 

-the sensory tray outside or a bath filled with some water and containers/toys 

-stale loaf of bread

-a bell 

-tin foil 

-bottles with smashed china in or something that makes a similar sound...

-Graveyard video on the board - Haunted Graveyard | Ambience | 2 hours - YouTube

 

Art

 

LO:  To create a range of different line & textures

 

Starter

Share images and videos of New Years celebrations including fireworks – discuss the colours, and shapes created in the displays.

 

Activity

Design and make a fiework scene using different tools to create a variety of lines. Use a variety if colours layered together (let one layer dry before adding the next colour to ensure the colours stay vibrant) Before all the paint has dried sprinkle a thin layer of glitter over the artwork.

Resources

Black paper or card (if not available use white)

Brightly coloured paints

Paintbrushes

Any other found tools that can be uses to paint with:

Cotton buds, forks, toilet roll cardboard cut part way into thin strips, wool, twigs etc

Glitter

PE

Watch and join in an exercise video on You Tube

5-Day Challenge: Full-Body Workout - YouTube

Tuesday

 

Music

 

L.O. To sing and dance in time to the beat of the music

New Year Song for Kids | Happy New Year | The Kiboomers | New Years Eve for Children - YouTube

 

Topic

 

LO:

Starter

Activity

Resources

 

 

 

Life Skills

 

LO: To recall the Green Cross Code to safely cross the road.

Starter

Introduce topic through Road Safety video

The Moe Show: Moe Explores — Road Safety - YouTube

Discuss the rules of road safety. How did Moe cross the road safely? What would happen if we were not being safe?

Activity

Cut and stick the Road Safety Rules into the correct order.

Sensory play Ideas:

Use a road play mat in a tray or on the floor (or make your own roads using masking tape) with a selection of toy cars and people. In groups discuss safe areas for the people to cross the road safely

 

Resources

Road Safety ordering workseheet

scissors, glue

 

 

Wednesday

 

English

 

LO:

Starter

Activity

Resources

 

                                                                                                                                     

Maths

LO:

Starter

Activity

Resources

DT/FT

 

LO: To make a model of a dream playground.

Starter :

 

If possible visit a local park

 

Look at the pictures of playground models made by other children (see the worksheet). Can you identify some of the materials used for making different swings, slides, etc.?

 

Activity

Design their own playground using found materials. Encourage children to think of different materials they will need to make different playground equipment. What are the things they would like to have in their dream playground? Can they design their own equipment?

 

Resources

Recycled cards, paper, small boxes, straws

lolly sticks, cardboard, pipe cleaners etc,

 

 

 

Thursday

 

English

LO:

Starter :

Activity

Resources

Maths

LO:

Starter

Activity

Resources

 

 

RE

L.O. To recall the Christian Creation Story

Starter

The Christian Creation Story

Read the Creation Story. Discuss what happens each day and what is made.

Activity

Order the sequencing cards into the Creation Story. Discuss the story and what happens each day.

Challenge

Use the mini creation story book and fill in the gaps.

Use the colouring page to colour the picture of the Earth.

 

Resources

Creation Story PowerPoint

Sequencing cards

Earth colouring page

Mini Creation story book

Pencil, colouring pens/pencils

 

 

Friday

 

English

LO:

Starter

Activity

Resources

 

 

Maths

LO:

Starter

Activity

Resources

Topic

 

Extra Activities

New Year’s Colouring page

New Year’s pattern tracing activity

New Year’s word search

New Year’s Eve pencil control activity sheets

See PDF file for document including pictures 

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