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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”.

 

Reading

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?

 

 

Homework – Tuesday 1st June 2021

 *Sorry a paper copy of this was not sent home today (Tuesday). Miss Kerr forgot to send this and books. Books will come home tomorrow Wednesday. *

 

Phonics and Spelling

Learning Intention: We are learning the words ‘play’, ‘no’, ‘look’, ‘make’, ‘like’, ‘made’.

  1. Practise spelling your common words in your spelling jotter 3 times. Challenge yourself by trying to write a sentence with your new common words in it.

Reading

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

  1. Practise reading all 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 learning to measure length.

  1. Use your toys to measure the length of adults or objects in your home.

 

 

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: under the sea.

 

Primary 1 Homework – Week beginning Monday 19th April  

Phonics and Spelling

Learning Intention: We are learning the sound ‘ch’. We are learning the words ‘with’, ‘us’, ‘so’.

  1. Practise spelling your common words in your spelling jotter 3 times.
  2. Log into Sumdog and complete the activity “Spelling – 19.4”.
  3. Complete the sheet “Find and Write the ‘ch’ words” that was sent home with your homework.

 

Reading

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

  1. Practise reading all of your common words.
  2. Reading books: 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 learning to read o’clock times. We are learning to add to 10.

  1. Log into Sumdog and complete the practise work “Time – 19.4”.

 

 

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: your favourite story book.

 

Primary 1 Homework – Week beginning Monday 29th March  

Phonics and Spelling

Activity 1: We are learning the sound ‘th’. We are learning the words ‘this’, ‘that’, ‘then’.

  1. Log into Sumdog and complete the spelling activity “Spelling – 29.3”.
  2. Log into Sumdog and complete the competition “Spelling competition”.

Reading

Activity 1: We are learning to use the sounds we know to read words.

  1. Practise reading all of your common words.
  2. Reading books: Read the reading book that has been sent home in your bag.

Reminder:  This week, reading books must be returned on Thursday as Friday is a holiday.

  1. Log into Sumdog and take part in the grammar competition- this time it is in teams!

 

 

Maths and numeracy

Activity 1: We are learning to make doubles to 10.

  1. Practise making doubles calculations with your playdoh. The calculations you could make are :

1+1 = , 2+2=, 3+3=, 4+4=, 5+5=.

For a challenge, try making 6+6=, 7+7=, 8+8=, 9+9=, 10+10=

 

 

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: shoes.

 

Primary 1 Homework – Week beginning Monday 22nd March  

Phonics and Spelling

Activity 1: We are learning the sound ‘sh’. We are learning the words ‘she’, ‘come’, ‘from’.

  1. Log into Education City and select “Phonics – sh” to play the game.
  2. Complete the activity sheet “Ship Shape” that was sent home with your homework sheet.
  3. Log into Sumdog and complete the spelling activity “Spelling – 22.3”.
  4. Practise spelling your common words in your spelling jotter 3 times.

 

Reading

Activity 1: We are learning to use the sounds we know to read words.

  1. Practise reading all of your common words.
  2. Reading books: 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.

  1. Log into Sumdog and take part in the grammar competition- this time it is in teams!

Maths and numeracy

Activity 1: We are learning to build the number stories up to 10.

  1. Complete your number activity sheet which was sent home with your homework.
  2. Log into Education City select “Homework”, then “Maths Homework” to play the games.

 

 

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: tents.

 

Primary 1 Homework – Week beginning Monday 15th March

Phonics and Spelling

Activity 1: We are learning the sounds ‘qu’ and ‘x’. We are learning the words ‘are’, ‘dad’, ‘not’.

  1. Log into education city. Select “Homework” then “Phonics – qu and x” to play the games.
  2. Log into Sumdog Spelling and complete the work “Homework 15.3”.
  3. Practise spelling each common word 3 times in your spelling jotter.
  4. Use your playdoh to practise making all of the common words in your pack. (Please keep the playdoh at home for future homework tasks).

 

Reading

Activity 1: We are learning to use the sounds we know to read words.

  1. Practise reading all of your common words.
  1. Reading books: Read the reading book that has been sent home in your bag. Please return this book on Friday. This book will then be quarantined to comply with COVID-19 guidelines.

Maths and numeracy

Activity 1: We are learning to build the number stories up to 10.

  1. Log into Sumdog and select “Maths Competition” to take part in this week’s competition.
  2. Use your playdoh to practise making doubles additions calculations. E.g. 1+1=2, 2+2=4. Do this all the way up to 5+5=10.

 

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: leaves.

Primary 1 Homework – Week beginning Monday 8th March

Phonics and Spelling

Activity 1: We are learning the sounds ‘y’ and ‘z’. We are learning the words ‘your’, ‘by’, ‘only’.

  1. Log into education city. Select “Homework” then “Phonics – y and z” to play the games.
  2. Log into Sumdog Spelling and complete the work “Homework 8.3”.
  3. Practise spelling each common word 3 times in your spelling jotter.
  4. Practise making the letters ‘y’ and ‘z’. You can do this by writing them in your jotter, writing in shaving foam, writing in sand, making them with pasta etc.

 

Reading

Activity 1: We are learning to use the sounds we know to read words.

  1. Practise reading all of your common words. You have new common words in your bag this week to add to your pack.
  2. Log into Bug Club and read the book that has been allocated to you.
  3. Log into Education City. Select “Homework” then “Reading” to play the game.
  4. Log into Sumdog Grammar and select “Reading Homework” to take part in the competition. This week it is in teams!

 

Maths and numeracy

Activity 1: We are learning to build the number stories up to 10.

  1. Log into Education City. Select “Homework” then “Number Homework” to play the games.
  2. Use your whiteboard and pen to practise writing all the calculations you can think of that total 10.
  3. Log into Sumdog and select “Number Homework” to play the game.

 

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: bikes.

Primary 1 Homework – Week beginning Monday 1st March

Phonics and Spelling

Activity 1: We are practising making words with the sounds we know.

  1. Log into education city. Select “Homework” then “Phonics – words” to play the games.
  2. Log into Sumdog and take part in the competition “Spelling Competition”.
  3. Practise writing CVC words using the sheet “Paint Pots” that you got with your homework.
  4. Practise identifying common words using your word search given with your homework.

 

Reading

Activity 1: 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 read the book that has been allocated to you.
  3. Log into Sumdog and take part in the competition “Reading Homework Competition”.
  4. Choose one of your story books you have at home. Help an adult to read the story. Can you sound out some of the words or recognise some of your common words?

 

Maths and numeracy

Activity 1: We are learning to build the number stories up to 10.

  1. Log into Sumdog Maths and complete the practise work “Maths 1.3”
  2. Log into Education City select “Homework”, then “Maths 1.3” to play the games.
  3. Complete the 2 “Sleepy Sheep” activity sheets you were given with your homework.

 

Homework 22.02.2021

Primary 1 Homework – Monday 22nd February 2021

 

Phonics and Spelling

Activity 1: We are learning to say, read and write the sounds ‘j’ and ‘v’. We are learning to say, read and write the words ‘have’ ‘just’ ‘to’.

  1. Log into education city. Select “Homework” then “Phonics – j and v” to play the games.
  2. Practise forming the letters ‘j’ and ‘v’ in your homework jotter.
  3. Log into Sumdog and play the spelling game “Spelling – 22.2”.
  4. Practise spelling your common words in your homework jotter.

 

Reading

Activity 1: 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 read the book that has been allocated to you.
  3. Play the Goal game you were given with your homework.
  4. Play the snake game you were given with your homework.

 

Maths and numeracy

Activity 1: We are learning to build the number stories of the numbers 2,3,4 and 5.

  1. Log into Sumdog Maths and complete the practise work “Maths 22.2”.
  2. Log into Education City select “Homework”, then “Maths 22.2” to play the game.
  3. Complete the “Five a Day” sheet you were given with your homework.
  4. Try to make the number stories foo the numbers 2, 3, 4, and 5.

Example:

The story of 5

5 + 0 = 5

4 + 1 = 5

3 + 2 = 5

2 + 3 = 5

1 + 4 = 5

0 + 5 = 5