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Woodhouses

Voluntary Controlled Primary

Small School, Big Ideas

Spring week 6

Monday 
Year 1  Year 2

Phonics/Spelling - 

Spelling test given.   List 18 in Spelling Shed folder

Literacy-

To show how a character, not tell, how a character is feeling.  

In this lesson, we will be revealing the character of the unlucky man

through the thoughts and feelings of other characters. 

Maths  - 

To use the language of position, direction and movement (Part 1)

In this lesson, you will practise giving and following directions,

using the vocabulary around position. 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-use-the-language-of-

position-direction-and-movement-part-1-6grkge

Maths- 

To consider the nature of 'equal groups' in more detail.  

Today we will be carrying on looking at equal groups in more detail. 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/consider-the-nature-of-equal-groups-in-more-detail-cdhkad

 

Science

To know what material is best for different objects

In today's lesson, we will be learning about the properties of different materials. We will also learn about why different materials are used for certain purposes.

You will need pencil and paper. 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/which-material-is-best-for-different-objects-60vkar

Science

Why do we change materials?

Today, we will learning about why we change materials. You will be learning about how we may use raw materials to turn into synthetic materials, and think about how these properties are different from start to end.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/why-do-we-change-materials-cgu62c

PSHE - 

In this lesson, we will be learning about how to keep calm and carry on. We will be looking at how certain objects or materials can help us to feel calm. You will then make a happiness box with these materials. 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/keep-calm-and-carry-on-6cu34c

 

Tuesday 
Year 1 Year 2

Phonics

Miss Jarvis' group - 

We are working on split diagraphs. This is a bit tricky, but there is a resource pack

in the phonics section to support this. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5CAQ1VtHrqI

Mrs Rowan's group- 

reviewing ee/e_e/ea 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zJJaaWubm5E&t=1s

 

Practise sounds we have already learnt. 

Phase 3 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aNcBWSBxSp0

Phase 4 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VR_IgfIgz10

Phase 5 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R3S5sJw7MfI

 

Phonics

Today we are learning 'el'

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=093ldbQonNg

Literacy

To make inferences on what is said or done. 

In this lesson we will be making inferences about what is said or done about the characters of both the Unlucky Man and the Wise Man. 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-make-inferences-based-on-what-is-said-and-done-71h38d

Maths -

To use the language of position, direction and movement (Part 2)

Today we will practise following directional instructions on a grid, and create algorithms for direction.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-use-the-language-of-position-direction-and-movement-part-2-75j3ec

Maths

Practise the sentence 'There are ____groups of _______.

Today, we will work on arranging things into different groups. 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/practice-using-the-sentence-there-are-groups-of-crwp6t

RE -

Ramadan is a Muslim festival, but why?

Share the story of 'Rameena's Ramadan' in the RE Resources section, or watch this BBC video. 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/school-radio/assemblies-ks1-ks2-ramadan-and-eid/z7bt7yc

 

Handwriting - Today we are practising our hoops, loops and lines in our cursive writing - j/y/f/k

https://teachhandwriting.co.uk/continuous-cursive-refiners-choice-3.html

Choose animation 23 and begin to click forward to move to the next letter. 

 

Wednesday
Year 1 Year 2

Phonics- 

Miss Jarvis' group 

split digraph i_e (e.g. kite)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UQBFigKD7j4&t=1s

Mrs Rowan's group 

Review ou/ow/oi/oy/ur/ir

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0xWIJH9pgUE&t=2s

 

Please continue to practise your previous sounds -

Phase 3- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aNcBWSBxSp0

Phase 4- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VR_IgfIgz10

Phase 5 -https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R3S5sJw7MfI

Phonics

Phase 6 sound 'al'

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OyALwlwbUt0

Literacy-

Today, we are starting a new unit on newspaper reports. 

We will start today with listening to a news report. 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-listen-to-a-news-report-6hj68e

Maths-

To recognise and name 3D shapes.

In this lesson you will learn the properties and names of 3D shapes. 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-recognise-name-and-describe-3d-shapes-cnjkcd

Maths

The use of repeated addition and expression to represent equal groups. 

In today's lesson we will practise using the language we have learnt about describing equal groups of things. We will also use numbers and symbols to represent equal groups. 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/the-use-of-a-repeated-addition-expression-to-represent-equal-groups-c9jkce

Topic

What is an ocean?

Today is our first lesson in Ocean and Seas. We will learn about 5 Oceans on earth and the location of them in relation to the 7 continents. We will be ordering them in size and discussing why the oceans are always in motion. 

You will need paper and pencil. 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/what-is-an-ocean-crrp6e

 

Thursday
Year 1 Year 2

Phonics-

Miss Jarvis' group - 

'o_e' split digraph (e.g. woke/stone)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HOajky46znQ&t=1s

Mrs Rowan's group -

Review the week so far:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GU05ZzDnjb8&t=1s

 

Practise the sounds we have learned so far - 

Phase 3 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aNcBWSBxSp0

Phase 4 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VR_IgfIgz10

Phase 5- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R3S5sJw7MfI

Phonics

Spellings practise: Write a sentence using 5 of your spellings this week. 

Literacy - 

We have decided to continue with our newspaper report writing after half term. Instead, we thought it might be fun to learn the true story of Saint Valentine. There is a powerpoint in the RE folder, and some story sequencing cards to help you retell the story. You could write an acrostic poem using the word Valentine. 

Year 2 could use their spellings for this week in their writing to make it even better!

Maths - 

To describe and classify 3D shapes.

In this lesson you will continue to learn how to describe the properties of shapes and how to sort them (classify them) into groups based on their properties.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-describe-and-classify-3d-shapes-70u3cc

Maths

To see a repeated expression first and then make groups to match.

In today's lesson, we are going to carry on working on repeated addition expressions.

https://teachers.thenational.academy/lessons/see-a-repeated-expression-first-and-then-make-groups-to-match-ctjket

Music- 

To identify tempo and learn some terminology around it. 

Today, we will be learning the musical terminology for tempo and how to identify fast and slow music.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/identifying-tempo-terminology-crr66r

ICT - 

To complete Scratch Jnr - Simple programming 

Today we will watch the introduction video. This activity allows us to program animals to run a race. 

https://www.scratchjr.org/teach/activities/run-a-race

 

Friday
Year 1 Year 2

Phonics -

Miss Jarvis' group -

'u_e' split digraph (e.g. cute/tube)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xspQiDw0lDk&t=1s

Mrs Rowan's groups 

Review the week: 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L4Z34zid4XU

 

Practise the sounds we have already learnt. 

Phase 3 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aNcBWSBxSp0

Phase 4- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VR_IgfIgz10

Phase 5- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R3S5sJw7MfI

Phonics

List 18 Spellings Practise:

You could bubble or robot write words/put words into sentences/read, cover, write and check. 

Literacy- Chinese New Year is being celebrated today, so it would be good to learn all about the event, and how it is celebrated. There is a poetry template in the topic file, along with powerpoints to explain all about it and/or you could watch the newsround video https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/38668427

You could write a story,  a poem, or draw a storyboard...you decide!

新年快乐
Xīnnián kuàilè   ‘Shin-nyen kwhy-ler’ 
Happy New Year

Maths

To consolidate learning 

In today's lesson, you will practise using and applying the important mathematical vocabulary that we have been using in 

this unit. 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-consolidate-learning-6tgk8r

Maths

To consider whether a representation matches an expression. 

Today, we will be carrying on learning about equal groups using repeated addition. 

https://teachers.thenational.academy/lessons/think-more-deeply-does-the-representation-match-the-expression-c5hkcd

PE-

Chinese New Year Dance 

Getting ready - https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03g6ty

Join in the New Year parade:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03g6ty2

Art - 

Chinese New Year Crafts - 

Look in the Topic folder for ideas and crafts to make at home. 

 

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