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Week 14

Dear parents and carers,

Please download your child’s Tapestry journal this week.

As it is the last week of term, this will be the last week of planned activities, therefore we have made them fun and exciting. We hope you have a lovely summer and stay safe.


Many thanks,
The Reception Team.
J

 

Week 14 – Monday 13th July

9.30 – 9.45

Phonics

Use some of the following words to make a word hunt for a member of your family. Write the words onto pieces of paper to hide around the outdoor area.
Can they find and read them all?

  • sweet
  • train
  • jump
  • back
  • crunch
  • spot
  • toast
  • ring

9.45 – 10.30

Writing

We will be focussing on Space.
Please follow the link below for the first lesson-
https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/space/activities/1

 

1.30 – 1.45

Maths

To listen to the Maths focus story on YouTube- The Dinosaur that pooped a planet.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dzOjs4irfAw

1.40 – 2.30

Maths

We are focusing on the story The Dinosaur that pooped a planet.
Please follow the link below for Activity 1-

https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Day-1-The-Dinosaur-that-pooped-a-planet.pdf


 

 

 

Week 14 – Tuesday 14th July

 

9.30 – 9.45

Phonics

Please follow Tuesday’s PowerPoint for today’s lesson.
We will be using our reading strategies to read the real words and the alien words.

 

9.45 – 10.30

Writing

Space-
Please follow link for Activity 2-
https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/space-to-listen-to-a-story/activities/1

10.30 – 11.30

Being imaginative

Develop and teach your family your own alien language - what word could you use for ‘hello’? How about ‘blooba’, ‘floppa’ or ‘cookaboo’?

 You choose - it’s your alien language!
 

1.30 – 2.00

Maths

The Dinosaur that pooped a planet -
Please follow the link below for Activity 2-

https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Day-2-The-Dinosaur-that-pooped-a-planet.pdf

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




 

 

 

Week 14 – Wednesday 15th July

 

9.30 – 9.45

Phonics

Read the captions below. How many of them can you see? Can you write them independently, “say the word, robot the word and write the word”.  

  • a brown shed
  • a damp drain
  • a big sandpit
  • a nest in a treetop
  •  a green frog
  • a gust of wind

9.45 – 10.30

Writing

Space-
Please follow link for Activity 3-
https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/space-to-commit-a-story-to-memory/activities/1

 

10.30 – 11.30

Understanding and Creative

Please follow the steps to make an origami rocket- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tGuZoEwcxJU

 

 

 

1.30 – 2.00

Maths

The Dinosaur that pooped a planet -
Please follow the link below for Activity 3-

https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Day-3-The-Dinosaur-that-pooped-a-planet.pdf


 

 

 

Week 14 – Thursday 16th July

9.30 – 9.45

Phonics

Please follow the PowerPoint for Thursday’s lesson.
Can you kick the real words into the goal? Remember not to kick the alien words!

 

9.45 – 10.30

Writing

Space-
Please follow link for Activity 4-
https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/space-to-describe-a-characters-appearance/activities/1

 

10.30 – 11.30

Creative and being imaginative

Create a vehicle that you could use to travel into space. What would it look like? You could create a rocket using cardboard tubes, a spacecraft using boxes or you could design a different type of vehicle to get you there!

 

 

 

1.30 – 2.00

Maths

The Dinosaur that pooped a planet -
Please follow the link below for Activity 4-

https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Day-4-The-Dinosaur-that-pooped-a-planet.pdf

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Week 14 – Friday 17th July

9.30 – 9.45

Phonics

Build a secret den! Use a secret password to allow people to enter. They must name three words that end with ‘ck’ before entering. You may like to change the ending sounds each time they enter (ee, igh)
For example-

  • stick
  • pick
  • click
  • flick

9.45 – 10.30

Writing

Space-
Please follow link for Activity 5-
https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/space-to-write-a-sentence-about-a-character/activities/1

10.30 – 11.30

Writing

Plan a tea party on the moon for the aliens. You could draw pictures of the food you want at the party. Think about what kind of food an alien might like - star biscuits, rocket jelly or moon cheese balls, the possibilities are endless!
Write a menu or food list for the aliens.

1.30 – 2.00

Maths

The Dinosaur that pooped a planet -
Please follow the link below for Activity 5-

https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Day-5-The-Dinosaur-that-pooped-a-planet.pdf

 

 

 

Extra Challenges-

Go outside when it is dark, or look out the window and talk about what you can see. Can you count the stars? Can you find the moon? Does the sky change from one night to the next?
You might want to draw a picture!

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