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Thursday 16th July 2020


Good Morning Children and Your Parents laugh


How are you all this morning? We hope you are all keeping well and safe. How did you get on with making your rock pool?  We would love to see some of your amazing art work, so please email us some pictures.

How are you getting on with writing your postcards in English?

We only have one more school day left before we finish for the summer holidays. You must all be ready for a break!


Today’s activities:

Click on the video to start your day with a Joe Wicks 5 minute workout.

Active 8 Minute Workout Featuring Alfie | The Body Coach TV

8 minute kids workout 😊

Phonics: Today’s phonics story is called “Take Two”. We are learning to write sentences that contain dis-We are also going to learn how to use a dictionary to check the spelling of words.


Activity 1: Use a dictionary to choose the correct spelling of the following words.


Activity 2Find as many words as you can using the jumble of letters below. The person with the longest word wins. Who will you play against? Use a dictionary to check your spellings, though - they must be spelt correctly to count!



Activity 3: Create a negative meaning using prefix- dis wordsearch.


Break Time:

Let’s do a mindfulness activity. Just click on the video.

Manage Frustration - Empower Tools | GoNoodle

Life comes with a lot of challenges, which can lead to frustration. Learn how to calm down and manage that frustration with this calming video. Create a free...

Mental and Oral Starter Activity:

Here are today's money word problems. Remember to read the problems carefully then check your answers.




Here's your Flashback page to help you remember things that we've learned last week. Press play quickly when you open up the PowerPoint so that you don't see the answers until you're ready!


Today in Maths we are going to be counting in 2s, 5s and 10s. This should be really easy for you!

Here are today’s videos:

Counting in 2s, 5s and 10s Activity for Kids

Writing numbers out and saying them correctly as words is a key maths skill for children to learn, but it can take a bit of time to make sense - some help fr...

The Counting by Twos Song | Counting Songs | Scratch Garden

Go up into space as you count up by twos with a dog and a song on a crazy rocket cruise! The Counting by Twos song teaches skip counting by 2. If you are lea...

The Counting by Fives Song | Counting Songs | Scratch Garden

Count by fives from zero to one hundred! Skip Counting with an original animation and song... don't skip it! Our 2ND CHANNEL is on Patreon! ►►

The Counting by Tens Song | Counting Songs | Scratch Garden

Count by tens from zero to one hundred with an adventurous dog and an adventurous song! The Counting by Tens song teaches skip counting by 10. Our 2ND CHANNE...

Here are your tasks for today:



Problems of the day:



Break Time:  I think it's time for us to get moving with Super Movers. When you are ready click on the link to play the video.




Today in English we are going to be focusing on compound words.

Here is today's video:

Click on the link when you are ready.




Here are your tasks for today:



Lunch time:  You must all be ready for lunch by now.


Guided Reading:

Read the full story and answer questions 14, 15 and 16.




Here is your task:




Today we are going describe a seaside holiday town in the United Kingdom.


Your first activity today is a seaside sorting activity:

Activity 1:

Seaside Sort - Natural or Man-Made? Can you recall the difference between natural (physical) and man-made (human)? Can you give an example of a natural/man-made feature we might find at the seaside? Sort the natural and man-made features appropriately using the Natural or Man-Made Seaside Sorting Activity Sheet.



Where is St. Ives? We are going to explore a seaside town in the UK without actually going there! You will be exploring St. Ives in Cornwall in the South West of England.

Do you know where Cornwall is located? Have you heard of St Ives?

You will be able to locate St. Ives using the maps on the PowerPoint.


Did you find out that St. Ives is on the coast, on the southern most tip of England, and the fact it is in a bay?

What things do you think you might see if you visited St. Ives?

What things might be man-made? What might be natural?


Activity 2:

Now watch the video clips of  St. Ives .

Make notes and draw pictures of key points, places of interest/attractions and observations as you go using the St Ives Word Web Frame.


St Ives Bay in West Cornwall, a video guide

St Ives Town Guide

Our latest town guide video is the very popular and beautiful St Ives! St Ives is a seaside town, civil parish and port in Cornwall, England. The town lies n...

Extension Activity:

Plan a route around St. Ives using the Trip around St. Ives Activity Sheet. Your route should incorporate 6 points of interest, a title and a key.



Story Time:

Are you ready for another exciting story? Make sure you are sitting nice and comfortably.

Click on the video when you are ready.

📚 Kids Book Read Aloud: CRANKENSTEIN by Samantha Berger and Dan Santat

We hope you've had a great day and please share some of your English work or topic work with us. Thank you for all your hard work today.


See you tomorrow

Love from

Mrs Stansfield and Mrs Ahmadlaugh