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Speenhamland School Home learning Spring Term 2021

Each week your home learning will be set on DB Primary https://speenhamland-westberks.secure-dbprimary.com or Purple Mash www.purplemash.com

Links to the live TEAMS lessons can be found through DB Primary.

Each child has their own DB Primary login, which is found in the front of their reading records.

If you click on the links below you will see an overview of this week’s learning.

Parents/Carers - Thank you so much for all of your help and support. We know that this is a worrying time for everyone so if you need anything at all please get in touch.

Each class teacher can be contacted on their class email for additional information or via DB Primary

Miss Hipgrave class3@speenhamland.newburyacademytrust.org

Miss Buckell class4@speenhamland.newburyacademytrust.org

Miss Greenwood class5@speenhamland.newburyacademytrust.org

Week 4 - Commencing 25th January 2021
 

Speenhamland School Home Learning Spring Term 2021                                                       Week 4 25.1.2021
Each lesson has a pre-recorded video on DB Primary on the Class page under the relevant subject tab. Make sure you watch the video before completing the set tasks.
Each class teacher can be contacted on their class email for additional information.
Miss Hipgrave – class3@speenhamland.newburyacademytrust.org
Miss Buckell – class4@speenhamland.newburyacademytrust.org
Miss Greenwood – class5@speenhamland.newburyacademytrust.org  
Home Learning Weekly Overview
Please find the videos for each lesson on the relevant subject page on the class page. Find the allocated tasks on your child’s own homepage.  

Subject

Location/learning platform

Task

How well did you do?

Phonics

DB Primary

Watch the Phonics video each day linked to the sounds you are working on.

 

Writing

DB Primary

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Live on Teams - Friday 9:30

Monday:
Re-telling The Gigantic Turnip.

Tuesday:
Setting description of the cottage and farm.

Wednesday:
Identifying and use a range of sentence types.

Thursday:
Identifying, using and improving verbs.

Friday:
Grammar Games

 

Maths

Monday – Live on Teams

 

Rest of the week on DB Primary

 

Year 1

Monday
Odd and Even Numbers

Tuesday
Making equal groups

Wednesday
Adding equal groups

Thursday
Making arrays

Friday
Making arrays continued

Year 2

Monday
Odd and Even Numbers

Tuesday
Making equal groups

Wednesday
Adding equal groups

Thursday
Making arrays

Friday

Introduce multiplication symbol

 

Story

Live on Teams

Join us Monday – Thursday at 2:30 for a game and a story.

 

These tasks run all week

Reading

Purple Mash

Read Class One and the Winter Walk then answer the comprehension questions.

 

Guided Reading

Live on Teams -
Tuesday 9:30

Listen to the story Jim and the Beanstalk and answer the questions linked to vocabulary, inference, prediction and retrieval.

 

Spellings

DB Primary

Learn to spell numerals in words – 11 to 20. Test on Friday.

 

Handwriting

DB Primary

Learn the ‘ed’ join by watching the video.

 

Maths Fluency

DB Primary 

Live on Teams – Thursday 9:30

Addition and subtraction games

Addition and Subtraction strategies

 

Science

DB Primary

Knowing why and how to keep ourselves clean.

 

Geography

DB Primary

Finding out how our food is processed.

 

Art

Live on Teams – Wednesday 9:30

Exploring and recreating Arcimboldo’s Four Seasons painting.

 

P.E.

YouTube

DB Primary

P.E. with Joe Wicks (Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9.00)

Look out for Mr Page’s challenges on the Infant Sports page.

 

         

Week 3 - Commencing 18th Janaury 2021
 

This week’s home learning tasks will be set on Monday and are due to be completed by Friday.

Each class has a DB Primary class blog that will allow the children to share any of the amazing things they are doing at home. We would love to know what the children are up to. The children can get to the blog by logging on to DB Primary Speenhamland. Your child’s log in for this is in their reading record.

Each class teacher can be contacted on their class email for additional information.

Miss Hipgrave – class3@speenhamland.newburyacademytrust.org

Miss Buckell – class4@speenhamland.newburyacademytrust.org

Miss Greenwood – class5@speenhamland.newburyacademytrust.org

Home Learning Weekly Overview

Please find the videos for each lesson on the relevant subject page on the class page. Find the allocated tasks on your child’s own homepage.  

Subject

Location/learning platform

Task

How well did

you do?

Phonics

DB Primary

Watch the Phonics video linked to the sounds you are working on.

 

Reading

Purple Mash

This task runs all week:
Read the eBook Ned and the Three Bears and then answer the questions.  

 

Guided Reading

DB Primary

This tasks runs all week:

Listen to the story Jim and the Beanstalk and answer the questions linked to vocabulary, inference, prediction and retrieval.

 

Writing

DB Primary

Monday:
Identify and use conjunctions linked to Jim and the Beanstalk.

Tuesday:

Write a letter responded to the Giant as Jim.

Wednesday:

Plan an alternative ending for the story Jim and the Beanstalk.
Thursday:

Write an alternative ending for Jim and the Beanstalk.

Friday:
Finish writing an alternative ending and edit writing.

 

Spellings

DB Primary

Learn to spell numerals in words.

 

Maths

DB Primary

Year 1

Monday
Recognise 2D shapes

Tuesday
Sorting 2D shapes

Wednesday
Recognise 3D shapes

Thursday
Sort 3D shapes

Friday
Make patterns with 3D shapes

Year 2

Monday
Recognise 2D shapes

Tuesday
Sorting 2D shapes

Wednesday
Recognise 3D shapes

Thursday
Sort 3D shapes

Friday

Make patterns with shapes

 

Maths Fluency

DB Primary 
 

This task runs all week:

Finding 1 more/1 less and 10 more/10 less.
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/learning-to-count/chopper-squad

 

Science

DB Primary

This task runs all week:

Identifying healthy and unhealthy foods.

 

Geography

DB Primary

This task runs all week:
Finding out where our food comes from.

 

Art

DB Primary

This task runs all week:

Identifying who Giuseppe Arcimboldo is and why he famous.

 

P.E.

YouTube

P.E. with Joe Wicks (Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9.00)

 

Week 2 - Commencing 11th Janaury 2021
 

This week’s home learning tasks will be set on Monday and are due to be completed by Friday.

Each class has a DB Primary class blog that will allow the children to share any of the amazing things they are doing at home. We would love to know what the children are up to. The children can get to the blog by logging on to DB Primary Speenhamland. Your child’s log in for this is in their reading record.

Each class teacher can be contacted on their class email for additional information.

Miss Hipgrave – class3@speenhamland.newburyacademytrust.org

Miss Buckell – class4@speenhamland.newburyacademytrust.org

Miss Greenwood – class5@speenhamland.newburyacademytrust.org

 

Home Learning Weekly Overview

Please find the videos for each lesson on the relevant subject page on the class homepage. Find the allocated tasks on your child’s own homepage. 

Subject

Location/learning platform

Task

How well did you do?

Phonics

DB Primary

Watch the Phonics video linked to the sounds you are working on.

 

Reading

Purple Mash

Read the eBook Little Red and answer the comprehension questions.

 

Writing

DB Primary

Monday:

Introducing our new story Jim and the Beanstalk and making comparisons to Jack and the Beanstalk.

Tuesday:

Writing a setting description of the castle from Jim and the Beanstalk.

Wednesday:

Grammar Lesson looking at sentence construction.

Thursday:

Write a list of things that the Giant has in his pocket.

 

Spellings

DB Primary

Learn to spell the months of the year.

 

Maths

DB Primary

Year 1

Monday

Add using number bonds

Tuesday
Add by making 10

Wednesday

Subtraction counting back

Thursday

Subtraction not crossing 10

Friday

Subtraction crossing 10

Year 2

Monday

Add two 2 digit numbers

Tuesday

Add two 2 digit numbers crossing 10

Wednesday

Subtract two 2 digit numbers

Thursday

Subtract two 2 digit numbers crossing 10

Friday

Subtract two 2 digit numbers crossing 10

 

Maths Fluency

DB Primary 

  1. Play Hit the Button select Number Bonds and practise 3 times this week.
  2. Number and place value warm-up games 

 

Science

DB Primary

This task runs all week

Why is exercise important and what effect does it have on our bodies?

 

Topic

(Geography)

DB Primary

This task runs all week

Exploring different types of farms and why they are important.

 

P.E.

YouTube

P.E. with Joe Wicks (Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9.00)

 

Week 1 - Commencing 4th January 2021
 

This week’s home learning tasks will be set on Wednesday and will be active until the following Wednesday (10 days for completion). New tasks will be set every Monday and will be due for completion by the end of the week.

Each class has a DB Primary class blog that will allow the children to share any of the amazing things they are doing at home. We would love to know what the children are up to. The children can get to the blog by logging on to DB Primary Speenhamland. Your child’s log in for this is in their reading record.

Each class teacher can be contacted on their class email for additional information.

Miss Hipgrave – class3@speenhamland.newburyacademytrust.org

Miss Buckell – class4@speenhamland.newburyacademytrust.org

Miss Greenwood – class5@speenhamland.newburyacademytrust.org

 

Subject

Location/learning platform

Task

Self-evaluation

Phonics

DB Primary

Watch the Phonics video linked to the sounds you are working on.

 

Reading

DB Primary

Read The Three Billy Goats Gruff and answer the questions

 

Writing

DB Primary

  1. Learn and retell the story Jack and the Beanstalk
  2. Collect and use adjectives to describe
  3. Write a character description of Jack
  4. Write a character description of the Giant

 

Spellings

DB Primary

Practise spelling the days of the week and upload a photo of your completed sheet.

 

Maths

DB Primary

White Rose videos/ PowerPoints with linked worksheets. Uploaded your completed sheets on DB.

 

Maths Fluency

https://www.topmarks.co.uk
/maths-games/hit-the-button

DB Primary 

  1. Play Hit the Button select Number Bonds and practise 3 times this week.
  2. Number and place value warm-up games 

 

Science

DB Primary

Learn about the basic needs of humans and animals. Create an animal fact file.

 

Topic (PSHE)

DB Primary

  1. Decorate a jar/tub/box to create your own ‘treasure chest’ to keep your own goals and achievements.
  2. Set a goal to achieve this New Year

 

P.E.

YouTube

P.E. with Joe Wicks (Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9.00)