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Monday 27th April 2020

Good morning 1S! laugh


How are you? I hope you have had a lovely weekend. I have been on a few walks. The sun has been lovely hasn’t it?


I would again like to send a special message to all our families and children who are celebrating the month of Ramadan. I hope you all have a happy, peaceful, safe and blessed month. Ramadan Mubarak to you all!


Here is the link if you would like to start your day with Joe Wicks PE:


Here are some activities to complete today:



Please complete your spelling test. Use the spelling sheet that is labelled 'Test Date Monday 27th April 2020' in the ‘Spellings’ folder. Maybe an older sibling could test you? Once you have done this, please practise your letter formation.


Have a look at next week's spellings, these are saved in the 'Spellings' folder as ‘Spellings 27.04.20’.


Phase 5 Sentence Substitution. You will need to log in to access this game.

Username: march20

Password: home

Read the sentences and move the words around to make new sentences. Do they make sense?


Start each day with a page from the Flashbacks. They're saved in the ‘Maths’ Folder. Remember, this will consolidate what we have already learnt! You should be on Week 4 Day 1 today. Did you get 4/4 correct? There is also a Flashback at the start of your learning video, you can complete this too.


Warm up: Can you write the numerals from 50 to 0 backwards?


Access the Home Learning Lesson 1 Finding Half (2) on White Rose Maths.


1) Click on

2) Click ‘Summer Term – Week 2 (w/c 27 April) Lesson 1 Finding Half (2) Click to play the video.

3) Click 'Get the activity'. If you can't print this off, could you write your answers down on a piece of paper?

4) Click 'Get the answers'. Can somebody mark this for you?

5) 10 is half of? 6 is half of? 9 is half of? How did you work this out?

Here is a problem to finish with:


Here’s my description after 2 days.


The Moon is a natural satellite that was created 4.5 billion years ago. It orbits the Earth and also rotates every 27 days. The moon is grey and white. You are not able to hear any sound on the moon because there is no air. Also, if you dropped two objects, like a heavy hammer and a light feather, they would land at the same time. As there is no air, there is no resistance. Everything and everybody would feel lighter on the Moon than they do on Earth. A person who weighs 60kg on Earth would only weigh 10 kilograms on the Moon because the Earth is 6 times bigger than the Moon.


Edit your description again. Check for capital letters and full stops and make sure that every sentence makes sense. Also check your spelling – you can use Google. Do your facts link together well?


Here’s a little Science Investigation for you to do:

Choose a heavy item from your home (but make sure that it isn’t breakable) and get a piece of paper.


Ask somebody who is really tall to drop both items at the same time from as high up as they possibly can.


What happens?


Your next video clip to watch is of the Apollo Moon landing in 1969:


There are some more questions to answer so that you learn more facts to help you write more about the Moon.

I'm sure you are ready for some lunch now!


In RE this half term we are going to be thinking about what makes our world special.

Ask your child, ‘What makes our world great for you?’ Have a look at the images from around the world by clicking on the slides:




What is amazing about these photos? If you could take a photo of anything what would it be? Why?

Pick two photos and write a sentence about each one, stating what makes it amazing. If you can't print this out, could you draw two images?

If you would like to, create a poster of some of the things you think are amazing in the world. Here is a template:


How are you doing with your reading books? Which has been your favourite book so far? Why?


Who has tried Oxford Owl? Who has joined Reading Eggs? If you haven’t already joined, these links are in the ‘Reading’ folder.


David Walliams is reading a story each day. Here is the link:



I hope you enjoyed the songs from last week. Which was your favourite? I liked ‘Family Saturday’. Try out Week TWO today. There is a song for each day of the week:


There are activities linked to each song, too.


Have a beautiful day! laugh


Miss Sykes