Welcome to the Hedgehogs’ Class.
Class Teachers: Mrs Merritt and Mrs Hewett
Class TA: Mrs Quinn, Mrs Gray, Miss Hayter
Welcome back to Term 6. We hope that you enjoyed your Half Term break and had lots of fun outside in the sunshine.
Our topic this term is Minibeasts. You will find our new topic web below along with this weeks planning.
There will be a new work pack with reading books to pick up from school this week. More information about pick up times will be sent out soon. The 'Letters and Sounds' online lessons continue. If you haven’t had a chance to watch one yet maybe give it a try this week!
The Hedgehog Team
Term 6 Home Learning
Term 5 Home Learning
Children's Amazing Work
Where can I go to get support to help keep my child safe online?
There is a lot of support available to keep your child safe online. Below are some useful links to help parents and carers:
If your child is struggling to understand the current situation you may be interested in ‘The COVIBOOK.’ This has been designed to support and reassure children around the world. It's a great resource that explains about Covid 19 in several different languages & illustrations.
P.E. with Joe for a 30 min daily family workout with Joe Wicks.
There are so many activities on here to support learning in all subjects. Login details have been sent home.
An amazing resource! The computer version is free, there is a charge for the app. Excellent for opportunities to blend and segment, practice tricky words and many opportunities to develop reading comprehension.
The BBC have lots of Numberblocks activities and episodes to watch.
Free eBooks from Oxford Owl
Each day an author will read one of their books and provide activities related to the text.
An activity book for home learning.
Please see below our 'Top Ideas' for physical activity and sport at home from recent publications. This update is focused on sports specific ideas.
1) Chance To Shine Cricket - Fundamental cricket skills
Challenge 1 Catching - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1pUilVjuL0I&feature=youtu.be
Challenge 2 Bowling - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ceg-9Y_0dfk
Challenge 3 Hitting - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AfYM6RZUERg
2) England Athletics have launched their new funetics activity videos. The videos demonstrate parents and children (aged 4-11) taking part in FUN activities based on fundamental core movement skills: running, jumping and throwing:
3) Gymnastics Warm Up/Conditioning workouts - Another few ideas from our very own Gymnastics Coach Caroline Ryan (Slinks Gym Club):
Gym Fit Workout https://vimeo.com/409209177
Core Strength https://vimeo.com/400904502
Teddy Bear Roll https://vimeo.com/404657731