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Growing Tomorrow's Leaders

Year 1 Barn Owl & Red Squirrels

SELF- ISOLATING PUPILS

 

If your child is unable to attend school due to compulsory self-isolation because of coronavirus, we ask them to:

 

Complete their Mathletic tasks

Read their reading books everyday. Websites such as EPIC books and Oxford Owl have excellent free e-books and resources available. https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/ https://www.getepic.com/sign-in 

Practice their weekly spellings which are on the website.

Complete lessons on Oak National Academy https://classroom.thenational.academy/schedule-by-year/year-1

 

Feel free to evidence any work completed in your child's red book, or email any work to their class teacher for feedback.

 

If parents require extra support with this, please email l.morley@holytrinitydartford.co.uk or a.soutter@holytrinitydartford.co.uk

 

Welcome to Year 1!

 

Welcome to our class page and more importantly welcome to Year 1! Here you can find what we are learning about and find any key updates. Miss Morley is the Class Teacher of Barn Owls Class with Mrs O’Shaughnessy as the Class Teaching Assistant. Miss Soutter is the Class Teacher of Red Squirrels Class with Mr Attwood as the Class Teaching Assistant. If you would like to discuss any aspect of your child’s learning or have any questions or suggestions please feel free to pop a note in your child’s contact book or fill in the form below.

 

To complete any Mathletics homework click here (Mathletics tasks are set every Wednesday, these tasks are normally pre-learning for upcoming topics). 

 

Spellings 

Our practice spelling test will be on Friday 14th May 2021 and the actual spelling test will be on Monday 17th May 2021.

 

Miss Morley's group:

catch

hatch

bench

pitch

was

 

Miss Soutter's group:

dolphin

trophy

phone

graph

elephant

children

direction

 

 

Mr Attwood's group:

mixture

capture

culture

vulture

creature

pleasure

adventure

temperature

we'll

behaviour

 

Mrs O's group:

throat

coach

boat

toast

roast

toast

have

transport

Accelerated Reader

 

Reading - https://ukhosted30.renlearn.co.uk/2240663/default.aspx

Children are encouraged to read every night with an adult, talk about the book they are reading and record it in their reading record books. If a book is completed an accelerated reader quiz can be completed on the link above. We have wonderful rewards for those achieving 50, 100, 150, 200, 250 and even 300 reads, make sure you're in it to win it! This is only for certain children. All children should continue to read and swap books daily. 

Mathletics

 

Your child's Mathletics logins have been stuck in the front of their red pre-learning book. They are assigned three activities to complete each week. The pupils have until Monday to complete these tasks.

Reading

 

We ask that you listen to your child read for at least 10 minutes every day.

Pre-learning

 

Pre-Learning tasks for Term 5 

 

Please feel free to complete these activities over the course of Term 5. Please highlight once you have completed them. Feel free to add any pictures or comments. We would love to see what you have been getting up to.

 

Spot and talk about different types of vehicles while you are out and about with your family.

Create a city song to the tune of The Wheels on the Bus. Your song should start with, ‘I went to the city, and I saw…’

Draw a map of a city and direct a toy car or figure using words such as forwards, backwards, straight ahead, left, right, up, down, under and over. You can use numbers too if you like.

Create and label a picture or map of a fantasy city. What type of buildings would be in your city and what would they look like? What transport would people use in this city?

 Search the web with an adult to find images of different cities in the world. Create a scrapbook of your favourite cities and include pictures, labels and captions. Can you find and record a short fact about each city?

Make a cityscape artwork and take it to school to share with the class.

 

 

 

*Home learning*

 

Dear parents/ carers,

 

We hope you are keeping well. We are all very upset that we won’t get to spend the last week of Term 2 together with our classes, but we are remaining positive and we have planned some lovely home learning activities for the pupils to complete.

 

The class page on the school website will be updated daily. If you need any tasks clarified please email l.morley@holytrinitydartford.co.uk or a.soutter@holytrinitydartford.co.uk

 

Pupils can email their work directly to us so that we can provide feedback or they can email any work to: homework@holytrinitydartford.co.uk

 

We would love to do a Zoom call on Thursday to say hello to everyone. We will do these as separate classes. A link with the time will be communicated shortly. Please feel free to wear Christmas party clothes.

 

Kind regards,

 

Miss Morley, Miss Soutter, Mr Attwood and Mrs O’Shaughnessy.

Hello Year 1!

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If you would like to contact Miss Soutter, please fill out the form below.

If you would like to contact Miss Morley, please fill in the form below.

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