Fine Motor Activities

Fine motor skill development is a key factor in developing handwriting skills. During Reception and Year 1 the children focus on fine motor skill development alongside handwriting. Many children start school not ready for pencil control and formalised handwriting sessions. This year we have stopped using cursive handwriting with our youngest children, to aid with… Read more »

Learning Activities for Thursday

Good Morning All, I hope you managed to stay dry and warm yesterday. If you are going for a walk today you may wish to wear your wellies! Below are some learning activities for today. English Learning Objective/Focus: Character descriptions. Main input (explanation) Talk about characters you like in the story and which characters you… Read more »

Learning Activities for Wednesday

Hello Everyone, I hope you had a great day yesterday and wrapped up warm. Below are some learning activities for today. English Learning Objective/Focus: Character descriptions. Main input (explanation) Talk about the characters you spoke about yesterday. Which was your favourite? Why? Activities MUST – Phonics activities Look at the attached PowerPoint to learn today’s… Read more »

Learning Activities

Good morning, I hope you had a good day yesterday. Below are some learning activities for today: English Learning Objective/Focus: Character classificationMain input: Recap your chosen story as you will use it to undertake the tasks below.Activities: MUST – Phonics activitiesLook at the attached PowerPoint to learn today’s letter and phoneme. Practice writing the letter…. Read more »

Need a Little Extra Help?

Essex County Council, SNAP and Essex Family Forum have produced a helpful document for parents highlighting different places for support and useful links. Please see the attachment for further details.

Examples of home learning

Thank you for sending in examples of your home learning. Below are some examples.

Learning Activities

Good Morning, What a cold start to the week. I hope you are wrapped up warm and keeping safe. Below are some learning activities for today. English Learning Objective/Focus: Identifying characters. Main input (explanation) Choose a story. This could be one you are familiar with or you could read one you have not read before…. Read more »

Learning Activities

Good Morning Everyone, It’s Friday! I hope you have enjoyed your week and have remembered to do some reading this week. Below are some learning activities for today. English Learning Objective/Focus: Letter i Main input (explanation) Look at the PowerPoint to discover today’s phoneme and use it to complete the tasks below. Activities MUST Practice… Read more »

Learning Activities

Morning everyone, I hope you are all well. If you would like some support, advice or to talk to someone please get in touch. Below are some learning activities for today. English Learning Objective/Focus: Letter p Main input (explanation) Look at the power point to discover today’s phoneme and use it to complete the tasks… Read more »

A Poem for you all.

Below is a poem which I thought you might all connect with.