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11.01.2021

Literacy

This week in Literacy we are looking at our new focus story ‘The Enormous Turnip’! It is a story all about team work. 
Watch the video below of Miss Parish reading he story of ‘The Enormous Turnip.’
Can you join in with the actions?

The Enormous Turnip Story

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A Turnip!

Unfortunately, I couldn't find a real Turnip at the shop to show you what it looks like! So here is a picture of one :)
Today’s activity is for you to go on a Turnip Hunt! Here is an example of what you could do:

Activity- Turnip Hunt

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End of Lesson Plenary

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The Enormous Turnip Story Map

Maths

This weeks Maths is all about 2D shapes. We have added an activity booklet for you to work through aswell. We hope you enjoy all the shape activities planned for this week.

 

Today is all about sorting shapes.

 

Cut out the shapes and see how many different ways you can think of to sort them.

2D Shape Sorting

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04 Make a Picture With Shapes.wma

Phonics

Segment and blend

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New digraph- hard th

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This is a tricky digraph as it has two sounds. Please have a look at the document I have uploaded which also shows you words that contain the hard 'th' and the soft 'th'.

Words that contain the hard 'th' and soft 'th' digraph.

Digraph 'th' challenge,

'th' Words | Blending Phonics Phase 3

Geraldine the Giraffe learns the /th/ sound

Watch UK school teacher Mr Thorne and Youtube sensation Geraldine the Giraffe take you on a learning journey through the world of phonics, grammar, spelling ...

Physical Education

Complete 20 minutes of physical activity outside, you could scoot, run or ride a bike!

 

Healthy focus - Why do we need to brush our teeth? What happens if we do not brush our teeth? Discuss with someone in your family.

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