We use the excellent educational site Purple Mash to set work for your child. This will make sure your child can keep up with their school work in case they have to self-isolate and learn from home. It will also be used to set homework.
Every day during lockdown, your child will be set new work to complete on Purple Mash. These will appear as 2Dos and you will get alerts. Log into Purple Mash and click on 2dos. You can also see your alerts here too.
Scroll down your 2Dos and click start on the task you are going to do.
When you have finished click the red back arrow in the top right and click save and exit.
Then go back to your 2Dos and next to that 2do it will say continue or hand in. Click hand in so your teacher can mark it.
On a Monday you will get an email (2email) explaining what the Book of the week is and what your activities are. In the email is also a link to the book of the week video. You can reply to this email and ask any questions about your work.
Your child's teacher will also create blogs that are relevant to your home learning. There is a Read Write Inc Phonics blog, a Maths blog, a Reading blog and Popular Authors blog. The blogs have activities, videos and online stories to help your child learn at home.
You can access the blogs by following the steps below:
1.) Click on sharing,
2) Click on shared blogs
3) Click on the correct learning blog
4. Once inside the blog, you will find posts. Click on the blue title to view the post.
On the Read Write Inc blog you will find phonics videos, sound mats and how to access oxford owl free ebook library.
On the popular authors blog you will find information linked to our topic and also some information on bedtime stories.
There are 1000s of other fun resources for your child to explore on here, for all curriculum areas.
Have fun exploring but make sure you stay safe online.
Here are some amazing websites for you to use with your child at home.
Click the links to find out more
CBeebies - Home Page
CBeebies – Alphablocks/ Numberblocks
CBeebies - Bedtime Stories
Go Noodle – Home Page
Top Marks – Home Page
Other Top Marks Activities to try…
Counting to 10
Gingerbread Man Game
Count the Yetti to 10
Hide and Seek