Teachers have sent home learning packs and set work initially for a period of two weeks. If the closure is longer, more work will be added.
Year R – Please upload any work or messages for your teacher on your tapestry page.
Year 1 and 2 – To help your children with their home learning and to improve the home-school relationship in these tricky times, we are in the process of extending the Tapestry package used in Reception to the Year 1 and Year 2 children.
Here is a free book explaining Covid-19 and social distancing in a child friendly manner.
Additional online resources
Oxford Owl has produced a range of ebooks that are sorted in to the same coloured book bands the children read in school. You will need to sign up for a free account and then the children will have access to a wide range of reading material at home. www.oxfordowl.co.uk
Daily PE sessions with Joe Wicks at 9 am. This is on youtube.com
‘Rocksteady at Home’ is a new distance learning programme created especially to meet the needs of parents and children at this unusual time.
Art and craft
Daily crafts club with hobby craft which can be accessed through Instagram, twitter or facebook if you #KidsCraftClub you can share your children’s creations.
https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2020/mar/29/learning-apps-for-stir-crazy-kids-while-schools-are-closed This includes 20 learning apps recommended by the Guardian newspaper
https://hungrylittleminds.campaign.gov.uk This website has lots of fun games and activities that you can play and do with your children to encourage the early development.
Speech and language
https://speechandlanguage.info/parents This website has lots of speech and language resources, advice and tips for parents working at home with their children who have Speech, Language, Communication Needs.