Year 1 (Home Learning) – Friday 26th February

Happy Friday Year 1,

Our theme of the week this week was Ambition.
The Year 1 team have been looking for children learning from home and in school that have shown enthusiasm this week.

Join us on Zoom @ 10:40am to find out who we have awarded our Set the Standard certificates to this week.

Here are just a few examples of the hard work that has been going on at home:


FAO: Parents & Carers
A reminder of the expectations of Home Learning:

  • There will be a daily Zoom registration @ 10:40am, during which a member of the Year 1 Team will greet the children and discuss the activities for the day ahead.
  • The expectation is for children to be on the daily Zoom registration and engaging with the set activities on our Year 1 Blog – Phonics, Literacy, Maths and an additional Curriculum subject.
  • Please email children’s work across to their class teacher at:


Here are your activities for the day:


There are two Phonics (1 & 2) plans below. Please email us to find out which plan is most suitable for your child.

Phonics Plan 1
For letter sound practise:

Phonics Plan 2
For letter sound practise:



  • I can write a postcard in the correct format.
  • I can write about what I saw in Scotland.

Today we are going on a virtual tour of Scotland – if you are from Scotland, you are Scottish.

This is the flag of Scotland:

Let’s go on a virtual trip around Scotland … you might even want to dress up as a tourist (sunglasses, rucksack, camera, ect.)!

What can you see? Adults – please discuss important landmarks and features with the children.

Now let’s read some information from a Non-Fiction text to find out some interesting facts about Scotland:

Main Writing Activity:

Now we would like you to write a postcard from Scotland to tell your teacher what you have seen on your ‘day out’!

We are really looking forward to hearing about your exciting trip!






White Rose: Subtraction – Crossing 10 (Part 2)

Watch the video: 

 Answer these questions:

Click to access Y1-Spring-Block-1-WO6-Subtraction-crossing-10-2-2019.pdf


This is going to be an ongoing project throughout the week!)

Today we went on a virtual tour of Scotland. One of the Scottish symbols is a thistle.


We would like you to create your own thistle!
You can be as creative as you want and use whatever materials you have handy at home to do this!


Have a great weekend,
Miss Simons, Mrs Roberts and Mrs Billingham : )

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