Primary 1 Homework – Week beginning Monday 7th June 2021

Phonics and Spelling

Learning Intention: We are learning the sound ‘ai’. We are learning the words ‘said’, ‘big’, ‘could’.

  1. Practise spelling your common words in your spelling jotter 3 times.
  2. Complete the sheet “Find and Write the ‘ai’ words” that was sent home with your homework.
  3. Log into Sumdog and complete the challenge “Phonics – 07.06”.



Learning Intention: We are learning to use the sounds we know to read words.

  1. Practise reading all of your common words.
  2. Log into Bug Club and choose one book to read, remember to complete the bugs.
  3. Children in the Elves and Fairies only: Read the reading book that has been sent home in your bag.

Reminder: Please return this book on Friday. This book will then be quarantined to comply with COVID-19 guidelines.

Maths and numeracy

Learning Intention: We are practising our numeracy skills.

  1. Log into Sumdog and complete the practise work “Numeracy- 07.06”.
Talk Together Homework


Talk together homework is designed to develop your child’s talking and listening skills. This will help them with other aspects of literacy.

Top tops-

v  Make sure there are no distractions.

v  Try and sit face to face

v  Don’t ask too many questions

v  The discussion could last between 5-15mins.


This week, talk about the following question:


Would you rather jump into a pool of custard or jump into a pool of jelly? Why?