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Learning during Covid19 isolation

If your child is currently having to isolate, we expect them to continue with the following learning (unless they have symptoms which are preventing them):

Literacy writing task

Write a letter about yourself and our school to a cocoa farmer in Ghana. Include the following:

-Which town you live in and which school you go to.

-What you like about your school and what makes it special (think about the farm, the library bus, the upcoming spooky disco...)

-What hobbies you have.

-Some questions you have about how chocolate is made.

Please take a picture of your finished letter and email it to the Year 1 team.


Numeracy task

Practise your addition and subtraction skills using these lessons on the following website:

Addition and Subtraction


Topic projects

At the bottom of this page you will find projects you ca do to finish off your learning on Food, Glorious Food! Please take pictures of your work so we can upload it to our year group gallery.


In addition, we have the following reading and numeracy websites which will help you continue with your learning whilst you are off school. If you have forgotten your login details, please email the Year 1 team or call Mr Darling using the school phone number.


Reading - Bug club and myON

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We would like you to engage in reading daily with your child. The children should be reading for at least 20 minutes a day. This can be from their reading book sent home from class, a book that they have at home, using Bug Club or myON.

Your child's class teacher will provide you with log in details for your child. Please access your account via the link here:



Timestables - TTRockstars and Numbots

Please encourage your children to practise their timetables daily. This doesn't have to be a laboured activity but simply when walking to school  asking them a few questions related to the timestable they are learning. All of the children also have access to TTrockstars, this is an online app which allows the children to practice their timetables and related division facts. They can earn coins from correct answers to update and personalise their characters as well as battle with other children in their class and in Mission Grove.  

Numbots helps them to practise their basic but essential number facts and skills such as number bonds. 

Your child's class teacher will provide you with log in details for your child. Please access your account via the links here: