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KS1 - Years 1 & 2

Year 1 - Home Learning Ideas: 

(Scroll down for Year 2) 

WB: 30.3.2020

Remember, you all also have a range of online learning tasks that can be compelted every day!

Subject

Activity Ideas

Reading

  • Read for 10 minutes every day
  • Draw a picture for each of the books you read
  • Write 3 sentences about each book you finish
  • Write a set of who / what questions for others to answer if they were to read your book
  • Design a book mark for everyone in your household based on their favourite book

Writing

  • Write an adventure story using all your family and friends as characters
  • Play the alphabet game. Can you write a list of objects for every letter of the alphabet
  • Write a shopping list to help your grown ups
  • Write a poem about a family member or friend
  • Can you write the names of all the in your class?
  • Practice your letter formation for all letters of the alphabet.

Maths

  • Practice counting every day – see how many different things you can count around your house
  • Find 10 toys and see how many different ways you make 10 by splitting them into 3 groups. E.g. 2, 5, 3.
  • Can you write number sums for all the different ways you can make 10 in 3 groups e.g. 2 + 5+ 3= 10
  • Go on a shape hunt around your home. Can you find an object for every 2D shape?

Other Challenges

 

  • Take a photo of yourself reading every day
  • Find a way to make everyone in your home to smile each day 

 

Year 2 - Home Learning Ideas: 

WB: 30.3.2020

Subject

Activity Ideas

Reading

  • Read for 10 minutes every day
  • Write a list of the books you read
  • Try and read a range of genres 
  • Write a set of who / what / where / why questions for others to answer if they read your book
  • Design and make a bookmark for every person in your household based on their favourite book

Writing

  • Continue to write a diary of an astronaut (add to it every day)
  • Write an space adventure story using your family and friends as the characters
  • Play the alphabet game. Can you write a list of objects and places using all the letters of the alphabet?
  • Create an information leaflet for an alien visiting the planet earth

Maths

  • Practice counting in 2’s, 5’s and 10’s. How far can you go?
  • Write out the number sums for all the number bonds to 20. E.g. 1 +19 = 20
  • Go on a shape hunt around the home. Can you find an object for every 2D shape? Can you find any 3D shapes?
  • Measure your hand. Can you find any objects that are exactly the same size?

Other Challenges

 

  • Take a photo of something different that you can hear each day.
  • Look at the school website (in the KS1 section) at the topic overview for your year group (scroll down this page!)– can you create any other activities to do based on your topic?

 

 

 

 

 

Years one and two have a book based curriculum that ensures coverage of all the National Curriculum subjects in an interesting and engaging way. 

Year 1 Subject Overview 

Year 2 Subject Overview