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Thursday 18th June 2020


Good Morning Children and Your Parents


How are you all this morning? We hope you are all keeping well. How did you get on with your art work yesterday? Did you manage to collect some leaves? We would love you to share your art work and your acrostic poems. 


Today’s activities:

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



Username: Fahmad

Password: fixby1-2A

Play Phase 5 flashcard



Then click on phase 5 games and play Odd and Bob Game.

Click play and then click revise all sounds.



Phonics: Today’s phonics story is called ‘The Coronation’, and we are learning to write words that contain ve saying /v/. How many of these words can you collect?


Phonic Activity:

The Queen has a photo album containing lots of photos from her big day. Draw a scene from the day and make up your own sentence to go underneath it. Use as many of this week’s focus words as you can.


Break Time:

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

Thought Bubbles | Cosmic Kids Zen Den - Mindfulness for kids

Thought Bubbles | Cosmic Kids Zen Den - Mindfulness for kids Jaime explains how thoughts work. They're a bit like bubbles - they come and go! POP! Have fun u...

Mental Oral Starter Activity:

Today we are going to use Karate Cat Maths for our starter activity.

Click on multiplication/division facts and start with the Bronze, Silver and then Gold.



Here's your Flashback page to help you remember things that we've already done:

Press play quickly when you open up the PowerPoint so that you don't see the answers until you're ready.

Y1 Maths: Today in Maths we are comparing numbers to 100 and using mathematical symbols (>, < and =) greater than, less than and equal symbols.


Here is today's video:  

You will learn how to compare numbers to 100. Click on the video when you're ready.


Comparing Numbers to 100

Matholia educational maths video on comparing numbers to 100. For more maths videos for kids and loads of interactive content, visit

Have you remembered our trick for using the < and > symbols?


Next to the biggest number draw two dots, one above the other.


Next to the smallest number draw one dot.


Join them up in order: top, middle, bottom to form the signs

< or >

Today’s lesson PowerPoint.

Today's Maths Activities:



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.





You should now be really great at identifying verbs and adjectives. Making great choices for these is really important when writing poems. Today’s poem uses both of these as well as similes.

Verbs and Adjectives Autumn poem



Does your poem need any editing to improve it?

Can you add any alliteration?

Now that it’s finished, copy it our really neatly, remembering to start the new lines at the correct time.

(Your poem should have a title and then nine lines, split into 3 groups of 3.)

You can make your own Autumn border or use this one.


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


Guided Reading:

Here is the next part of the story. Let’s see if your predictions were correct. Please click this link and stop listening at 6.15.

The Scarecrows' Wedding - Give Us A Story!

Lovebirds Betty O'Barley and Harry O'Hay plan to tie the knot. But things do not quite go according to plan... Will they manage to pull off the Scarecrows' W...

Remember, you can pause the story at any time to answer the questions. Here is your task:


In topic today Miss Sykes is going to tell us about going on holiday to the Philippines which is a country in Asia that is near the equator.


Here is some information that she has put together for us on the slides.








Topic Task:

Describe Miss Sykes holiday to the Philippines, use all the information from the slides to help you.



Extension Activity 1:

Imagine you are going on holiday to The Philippines. What will you pack to make sure you’re prepared for the weather? Draw and label what you will pack.


Extension Activity 2:

Sort the weather seasons into two groups. TRUE and FALSE.


Story Time:

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

Click on the video when you are ready.

Chester's Way read by Vanessa Marano & Katie Leclerc

Chester's Way is written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes and read/signed by Vanessa Marano and Katie Leclerc. There is only one way for Chester to do things-...

We hope you've had a great day and thank you for all your hard work.

Please remind your grown ups to share your amazing work with us. We always look forward to receiving photographs.



Bye for now 

See you tomorrow

Love from

Miss Sykes and Mrs Ahmad laugh