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Dear parents & carers,

As you are aware, Sheffield schools will be closed for a short period due to the Coronavirus (COVID- 19). We want to minimise the impact this will have on your child’s learning so we have put together this bank of ideas to ensure your child will continue learning and consolidating their understanding whilst being away from school. In addition, we would ask that you access the activities that have been set here on a daily basis (Mon to Fri during normal school time) by Mrs Mulholland & Mrs Underwood.

Set activities:

Friday 27th March

Phonics

ar

https://www.starfall.com/h/ltr-classic/ Interactive story and game (Car Race)

Literacy

Write the words on pieces of paper (scrap paper) and hide them around the house. Can they find and read the ten ‘ar’ words.

car, jar, bar, star, barn, arm, bark, art, park and far.

Can they make a car, or a park or a star with play dough, lego, cardboard…?

Or create a piece or artwork?

Maths

Use your toys to tell a story. Encourage them to use the words they have learnt in the week (positional language).

What happens to their toy/character? Where do they go? Who do they meet?

 

Some activities that children could do:

  • Practice previously learnt word cards to consolidate learning
  • Read and share lots of books (school and home books)
  • Practise recognising the phase 2 and 3 phonemes from the yellow phonic book.
  • Practise writing the sounds from the book to support quick recall.
  • Play lots of games to support turn taking and language, as well as developing number recognition and counting skills in games like snakes and ladders and dominoes.
  • Look at activities on Twinkl as they are offering one month free for pupils of schools that have closed.
  • Look on our school website> Parents> Helping your Child with homework – for a list of useful websites

Great websites for Maths and Literacy

Phonics and reading websites

  • Phonics Play
  • Forest Phonics
  • Teach your Monster to Read
  • Oxford Owl (some free reading books)
  • Starfall

Links to free websites & resources:

Staff and parents can gain unlimited access to lots of lovely stories via this link:

https://sooperbooks.com/bedtime-stories/

Access Twinkl resources via: https://www.twinkl.co.uk/offer & put in the code: UKTWINKLHELPS

A full list of education companies offering free subscriptions due to schools closing can be found at:

https://kidsactivitiesblog.com/135609/list-of-education-companies-offering-free-subscriptions/

 

Many thanks for all your support and we hope to be back at school with everyone safe & well as soon as possible!

 

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