Puffins, Owls and Kingfishers (Years 1 and 2)

Monday 6th December 2021
 
Dear Puffins, Owls and Kingfishers,
 
Below you will find the home learning for all three Key Stage 1 classes - Puffins, Owls & Kingfishers - for the three day closure this week. There is an English and Maths activity for each day and please don't forget to read with an adult for 20 minutes! You can also choose an activity from the Christmas Fun Grid!   We hope you all enjoy doing these Christmasy activities and we look forward to seeing you all back in school on Thursday.  We will now try to film our Nativity on that day so please keep practising your lines for the show too and make sure any last minute costumes are in then too. We will miss you all and look forward to seeing you back in school on Thursday!
 
If you need to contact a teacher, please use one of the following addresses:
 
Mrs Clive - owls@alverton.cornwall.sch.uk
Mr Dawe - kingfishers@alverton.cornwall.sch.uk
 
Best wishes,
 
The Key Stage 1 team - Mrs Hughes, Mrs Clive and Mr Dawe
Monday 6th December
 
English - Watch the advert 'Big Night' (click here) - You might want to watch it more than once!  Pretending that you were the 'Star' in the show, see if you can answer these questions by writing some sentences. Remember to start each sentence with a capital letter and to finish it with a full-stop. Use your best, neat handwriting to really impress us!
 
1. How did you feel as you were about to sing?
2. How did your mum help you?
3. How did you feel at the end of your song?
4. What did your mum say to you afterwards?
 
Maths - Try to get your green light on Reflex Maths or practise for a Jedi Maths badge on Hit the Button. Then, visit BBC Bitesize (click here). Watch the videos and complete the quiz and activities on 2D and 3D shapes. If you would like to, you could try to design a piece of Christmas wrapping paper using a repeating shape pattern! 
 
Reading - Make sure you read with an adult for 20 minutes!
 
Christmas Fun Grid - Choose a Christmas activity from the grid below to try!
Tuesday 7th December
 
English - Watch the advert 'Big Night' again. Can you put the events in the advert in order? Try using the sentences and pictures below to help you. You could print them out and cut them up to order them (Year 1s) or you could draw them and copy each sentence in your best handwriting (Year 2s)! 
 
 Maths - Get your green light on Reflex Maths or practise for a Jedi Maths badge on Hit the Button. Then, visit BBC Bitesize (Click here) to learn about money and have a go at some of the activities. You might like to set up your own shop if you have a willing adult to lend you some real money!
 
Reading - Read with an adult for 20 minutes!
 
Christmas Fun Grid - Choose a different activity from the grid above to try!
Wednesday 8th December
 
English - pretending again that you are the 'Star', see if you can write a diary entry for the day of the show. There are some resources below to help you plan your writing. Remember to write neatly and to punctuate every sentence!
 
Maths - Try and get your green light on Reflex Maths or practise for a Maths Jedi badge on Hit the Button. Visit BBC Bitesize (Click here) and have a go at telling the time to o' clock and half past the hour.
 
Reading - Please read with an adult for 20 minutes.
 
Christmas Fun Grid - Pick a different activity to complete from the grid above.