Welcome to the Ladybird class
If your child is at home awaiting a PCR test or self isolating with a parent please find some attached documents with ideas for work at home.
If your child is ill we do not expect them to carry out school work.
Please read with your child: Oxford Owls provide some lovely online books if you would prefer a change (you do need to register, however, it is free.
Year 1 children
Monday 20th September
Tuesday 21st September
Wednesday 22nd September
Thursday 23rd September
Friday 24th September
Welcome to Scout Road Academy's Ladybird class
I hope you've all had an exciting Summer break. We are looking forward to seeing all the children on Tuesday 7th September. During the first few weeks at school the Reception children will be getting to know their classroom, the staff and their friends. We will be carrying out baseline assessments during this time as well. Once these are completed, we will then begin teaching sessions. If you have an questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and will be happy to help.
All children will return to school on Tuesday 7th September.
Start time: 8.40am
Finish time: 3.10
Please drop off and collect children in Ladybirds from our main school gate.
Snack: We will provide fruit snack everyday
Forest school: Will be every Thursday afternoon for all EYFS and KS1. Further information will be provided regarding this.
Tapestry: Tapestry is an online learning journey, where you will be able to see what your child is up to. Once the children have started school, you will receive an email to register. You will then be able to add your own observations too.
Our topic this half term is
'Knights and Castles '
English books for this half term:
Science: The environment
History: Royal Family and features of a castle
Art and DT: Design and make a castle
Monday 6th September- Inset Day
Tuesday 7th September- Back to school
Thursday 21st October- Break up for half term
Friday 22nd October- Inset Day
Monday 1st November- Back to school
Take a look at some of our amazing work...
Reception Tricky words
Year One Spelling
Links for Home learning:
For Maths use, White Rose, they have some excellent activities here.
BBC Bitesize have some great lessons/activities here.
Oak National Academy have lessons available here.
Open Minds Calderdale have produced a great range of resources to support the emotional well being of children, young people and their families during this difficult time. http://www.openmindscalderdale.org.uk/
Help Reception parents can offer at home:
- Encourage children to practice dressing and undressing independently, including turning clothes inside out
- Reading/ story telling daily
- Talking about everyday things that occur
- Practice holding a pencil correctly
- Practice writing numbers and counting out loud
- Learn numbers to 20, counting forwards and backwards
- Encourage children to go to the toilet and wash their hands independently
- Encourage children to use a knife and fork correctly.
- Read daily
- Encourage writing practice as often as possible
Year One Homework:
Spellings will be given on a Monday and tested the following week
Maths/English: work will be given via Purple Mash where possible or worksheet on Friday.
Reading should be done everyday
Our class weekly letter will be sent via email on a Friday.