Remote Learning W/B 22.2.21

smiley We hope you have all had a lovely, restful half term break smiley

Here are your tasks for the week.

If you have any questions or queries then please do not hesitate to contact us. or 


Don't forget to join our zoom sessions this week.

The details of how to login to the sessions have been emailed out to you.

Monday at 12pm

Wednesday (PE) at 11am

Friday at 12pm




Click here and watch the first video 'Count in 2's activity'

Ask a grown up to find you 20 socks. Pair them up and practise counting them in 2's.



Moon Jellies!

 Look at the picture carefully.

Think about these questions and answer them in your workbooks.

  • What are they?
  • Where will you find them?
  • Have you seen one of these before? Where was it?

Click here to find out some more information 

  • How do they move? Use some verbs to describe how they move.
  • What other sea creatures did you see in the video? Name them and write them in a list.

Challenge (write in full sentences)

  • Do jellyfish have brains?
  • What do they eat?
  • Find out a fact about jellyfish that you didn’t already know.
  • Why do you think this picture is titled ‘Moon Jellies’? Give it a different title.



Phase 5 – new sound ‘wh’

‘wh’ can make a couple of different sounds but today we’re going to look at it making the sound ‘w’.

‘wh’ always comes at the start of a word – ‘w’ can come at the start, middle or end.

Click here to watch a video that introduces this new sound.

Read the following ‘wh’ words.

when     which     wheel     what     why     where     whisper

Look at these words and decide which are real and which are nonsense.



First, open the Tricky Words powerpoint attached. Read through all of the Phase 2, 3 and 4 words that we have learnt so far.

This week we are going to look at the Phase 5 tricky words. Have a go at reading each of these words. Remember they are tricky words so you can't sound them out and they don't follow the rules, you just have to learn them.

oh     Mr     Mrs     people     called     looked     asked     their     could

If you already know these Phase 5 Tricky words, here is a list of all Year 1 & Year 2 Common Exception Words. Choose 10 to learn this week. Practise them every day.




Click here for a yoga session focused on the story ‘We’re going on a Bear Hunt’ by Michael Rosen.

It’s a popular story that you may have at home. Mrs Dwyer will share it with you on zoom today.

You could click here to watch the story performed by the author.



Click here to access the Charanga site for another fun session listening to our new song 'Rhythm In the Way We Walk'  (Reggae style). Open up Step 2 this week to learn more about rhythm and to continue to practise the song. Just work your way down the menu that is at the top-right of the screen. You should have your passwords saved but please email if you have any problems.




Click here and watch the second video 'Count in 2's'.

Click here and complete the activity.



A preposition is a word that tells you where something is.

Here are some examples.

Watch the powerpoint below to see some examples.

Have a go at the activity below to see if you can fill in the missing prepositions.



Phase 5 – new sound ‘wh’

Yesterday we looked at ‘wh’ making the sound ‘w’

Today we’ll look at ‘wh’ making the sound ‘h’

Read the following ‘wh’ words.

who     whole     whose     whoever

Click here to play Dragons Den. Select phase 5 and then wh (login with username: jan21 and password: home)

Sometimes ‘wh’ says ‘w’ and sometimes ‘wh’ says ‘h’. Be careful!!