Hello Platypus Class,
So this is it the final day of the Sumdog contest. Those sneaky Otters in year 2 have just pushed ahead of us in the leader board. So this is my final team talk… you know that we are the best class and that you are all Sumdog Superstars so go get ’em Platypuses!
The spelling test is also waiting for you on Sumdog so you can do it today or tomorrow and I will be able to see your scores.
Daily Tasks as always are Zumos ‘how to be happy’ and mindfulness activities, phonics practise using phonics play, reading and coding on code.org
Maths Home Learning – Problem Solving
This White Rose lesson looks at some problem solving. Now they are quite tricky but have a go and see if you can stretch those brains to find the answers. The video gives you some help. https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-1/
Science Home Learning – Plants
Now for this topic you need to be able to name a variety of plants. This week we are going to learn to name some common garden plants. Go through the presentation to get you started.
As luck would have it this week is national gardening week. So my challenge to you is to see if you can create your own garden design. You might start by drawing a path and a pond like this…
Then think about what plants you would like in your garden, draw and label them. You could use the internet to find out about some other types of garden plants too…
And finally for a little garden Safari with Mr Fielder…
English Home Learning – Writing sentences with description
Today’s English lesson is all about using describing words in our sentences also known as adjectives. It is also about gardens which links to our Science. You may want to write some sentences to describe your garden design instead…https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zk9pnrd
Have a lovely day everyone,