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Year R

As some of our families begin to self-isolate we are providing home learning packs which can be downloaded through our class pages.

 

For those in self-isolation: Home learning ideas for Year R

If you are unable to access the internet at home then please let the office know and we will print and send home a learning pack for you. 

 

Please note: the most effective work you can be doing with your child are the things that they should already be doing as often as possible. 

- Reading and recording reading/tasks in their home school book 4 x per week. 
- Completing and recording a maths activity in their home school diary 4 x per week. 
- Practising their phonics by watching phonic Youtube videos listed below
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- Exploring the world around them; introduce them to new terminology and promote good language skills. 

Welcome to Hazel Class: Year R


 

 

Mrs Maddocks is the Year R class teacher, assisted by Ms Webb. 
Please browse our class page to see photos of our learning and to learn more about how you can help your child at home. 
Wednesday is our PE day but please leave your PE kit in school all week as sometimes we also do PE on a Friday. 

 

Helpful Websites:

BBC Nursery Rhymes : A great website for singing and listening to classic nursery rhymes. 

Phonics Play : A website with more information about phonics as well as interactive games you can play with your child. 

Topmarks Maths : Games and interactive resources for counting, ordering numbers, matching amounts and much more! 

Bug Club : Every child in our school has their own login username and password so that they can access teacher-set reading books to read at home. Our school code is ando. Please speak to your class teacher if you are unsure of your child's login information. 

Crickweb : EYFS maths and literacy games. 

Letters and Sounds : A website with further information about phonics teaching. Interactive games you can play with your child to improve reading and letter recognition. 



To help your child at home you can: 
- Count with your child to 100. 
- Ask them which number comes after another: What's one more than 17?
- Include maths into your daily routines: I have 5 oranges and 3 apples. How many do I have altogether?
- Help your child to begin forming the numbers. 
- Recognise and name shapes in your home. Show your child how to describe the shapes: It has four corners and four sides. 
- Sing counting songs. 
- Practice your child's key words with them. 
- Listen to your child read their book and record your experiences in the home learning diary. 
- Read stories together and talk about the characters, setting and plot. 
- Sing nursery rhymes and play rhyming games. 
- Help your child to form the letters and ask them which sounds the letters make. 


If you would like further assistance in supporting your child's home learning please come and see me. 

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