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Homebased Learning

In order to minimise disruption to children's learning, please do your utmost to support them with the following educational activities.  All are of a good quality and have been selected to best support the needs of this year group. They are all also free to use, but may require passwords that have been sent home, either as individual cards or via Marvellous Me.

Please keep in touch with us through Seesaw - you must activate both the child and parent account. Download the 'Seesaw Class'; app for your child to access their journal, and the 'Seesaw Family' app to log in as a parent.  Please log in at web.seesaw.me

Each day please refer to the attached PowerPoint or PDF below for to access the home learning tasks in line with the below daily timetable. These are named for the day of the week and state if they are a PowerPoint or PDF e.g. 'Monday Home Learning PowerPoint'. 

Heather Class Daily Timetable 

Time

Suggested Activity

Ideas…

Before 9.00

Wake up

Make (or help with) your own breakfast and eat it. Get dressed. Make your own bed, brush your teeth for 2 minutes, help with washing/folding clothes.

9.00 – 9.30

Daily PE Lesson

Joe Wicks Fitness on YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/user/thebodycoach1/videos

9.30 – 10.45

Learning Time

Writing Focus

Included in daily PowerPoint/ PDF attached at the bottom of website page.

Check your class page under the ‘Homebased Learning’ tab (on the right hand side) for your daily/weekly tasks.

Check Seesaw for any additional tasks/communication from your teacher.

Complete tasks in your home learning packs

Additional/Daily: Reading / Handwriting / Spelling Practice

10.45 – 11.00

Snack Time

Make (or help with) a snack that you can share with your family

For ideas: https://www.nhs.uk/change4life/food-facts/healthier-snacks-for-kids/fruit-and-veg-snacks

11.00 – 12.00

Wider Curriculum Time

 

One subject per day

Included in daily PowerPoint/ PDF attached at the bottom of website page.

Tasks will be provided online (SeeSaw/ Website/ Purple Mash/ Charanga etc)

Mon: Geography: https://digimapforschools.edina.ac.uk/login or https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/

Tues:  Art: Lessons available on http://www.robbiddulph.com/draw-with-rob Daily: https://www.tinkercad.com/ or https://www.youtube.com/user/ArtforKidsHub/videos or https://www.accessart.org.uk/art-resources-for-home/

Weds: Science: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/z6svr82

Thurs: Music: www.charanga.com (a unit of singing has been set for the class)

Fri: Computing : https://www.purplemash.com/sch/stanground

12.00 – 1.00

Lunch Time

Make (or help with) your lunch and eat. Help to clear away after. Try and have some time outside if possible.

1.30 – 2.30

Quiet Time

 

Story Time

 

 

 

Yoga / Meditation

Reading / Puzzles

 

David Walliams ‘Elevenses’: https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses/

Audible (currently free): https://www.audible.co.uk/cat/Children-Audiobooks/535836031?source_code=M2M30DFT1BkSH10161400A4&ds_rl=1235674&ipRedirectOverride=true

 

Cosmic Kids Yoga / Meditation: https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga

2.30 – 3.15

Learning Time

Maths Focus

Included in daily PowerPoint/ PDF attached at the bottom of website page.

Check your class page under the ‘Homebased Learning’ tab (on the right hand side) for your daily/weekly tasks.

Check Seesaw for any additional tasks/communication from your teacher.

Complete tasks in your home learning packs

Number Challenge KS2: http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/

The Math’s Factor: https://www.themathsfactor.com/

Additional/Daily: Times Table Rock Stars Practice / Flashback 4’s / Mental Arithmetic

3.15 – 4.30

Outdoor/Fresh Air

Play outside, go on a mini-beast hunt, create patterns and pictures with natural objects, plant flowers or vegetables, ride on your bike or scooter. As a family, leave the house for your one session of exercise.

4.30 – 5.00

Free Time

 

5.00 – 6.00

Dinner Time

Help to prepare your meal and help set the table. Eat as a family. Help with the washing up and tidy away.

6.00 – 8.00

Family Time / TV

Family movie night, play games together, share what you have enjoyed about the day, discuss what you would like to do tomorrow, contact any family members you haven’t been able to see, write a journal/diary of your day.

8.00

Bedtime Routine

Bath/Shower, brush your teeth for 2 minutes. Get ready for bed and share a story together.

Free online books at: https://www.oliverjeffers.com/books or https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/

Web-based Learning:

We encourage the use of the websites or apps below to enhance and consolidate the learning activities listed above.  There are lots of opportunities within these to cover wider learning, such as, music, computing and even some exercise suggestions!

Follow the link if you do not have Microsoft office applications, for other options for viewing powerpoints: https://support.office.com/en-gb/article/view-a-presentation-without-powerpoint-2f1077ab-9a4e-41ba-9f75-d55bd9b231a6

Useful Website Links

Free curriculum resources 

Maths

English

  • Pobble365 - A different picture each day to inspire discussion, vocabulary  and writing 
  • Accelerated Reader Reading book quizzes

Computing 

Wider Curriculum

  • Digi Maps - geography based, allows children to explore a range of maps of the world (the login for this was sent Via Marvellous Me)
  • Charanga - music website, children have been set work on this in line with the daily timetable (logins have been given to access this website)
  • SingUp Home Learning KS2
  • Out of the ark - songs and resources released each day
  • Joe Wicks Workout - live workouts each weekday at 9am or available to watch after
  • DK Find Out! A safe place online to see, learn, and explore almost everything.
  • BBC Bitesize Spanish
  • Rosetta Stone - Free language learning for school children with Rosetta Stone. Enable your children to use their time at home in a meaningful way. School children get 3 month free access to Rosetta Stone. #StayAtHome