Friday 12th June

Good morning Hedgehogs. We are almost at the end of another busy week. A big well done for working so hard!  Try to make time today to do some of our suggested play activities if you can.  It is great to see all the photos of your work from this week, here are a few highlights below!

I hope you all have a fantastic weekend and have lots of fun. Last weekend LM made this amazing den. Let me know what you get up to and stay safe.

HEALTHY HAPPY HEDGEHOGS

  • It’s time to unwind and relax after a busy week. What do you like to do to relax? Make time at the end of the day to do something relaxing and unwind before the weekend.

COMMUNICATION AND LANGUAGE – Discuss the picture of the day from Pobble 365; The Artist

Talk about the bullet points below with an adult.

  • What can you see in today’s picture? The picture is called ‘The Artist’.
  • An artist draws pictures and paintings. Sometimes this is their job and they make money from selling their art.
  • If you were an artist, what would you draw or paint?

LITERACY

  • Use the story map that you made yesterday to retell the story of Little Red Riding Hood using big actions.
  • Watch today’s literacy video to see how I make a plan of the story of Little Red Riding Hood.

  • Make a story planner by drawing a picture for each part of the story; characters, setting, problem and resolution.

PHONICS MISS PROCTOR’S GROUP

one           when 

  • Use your cameras to take 5 pictures of each tricky word as you say it aloud.
  • Read the sentences below and colour in our new tricky words for today. Remember to put sound buttons on new words to help you to read them.

I will have one bag of sweets.

It is dark when I go to bed.

One morning it might rain.

I wonder when it will be my turn.

  • Write the sentence below after an adult has read it aloud to you.

I am glad when it is hot.

PHONICS MRS BUTCHER’S GROUP

her          said

  • Use your cameras to take 5 pictures of each tricky word as you say it aloud.
  • Read the sentences below and colour in our new tricky words for today. Remember to put sound buttons on new words to help you to read them.

Her hair is pink.

Mum said go to bed.

She went to her room.

Dad said I can have a bath.

  • Write the sentence below after an adult has read it aloud to you.

Her Mum said she is not well.

MATHS

  • Find the number that is 2 more than the numbers below. Remember that you can use a number line or objects to find the answer.

2       6       3       12

PSED

  • Share the story of Ravi’s Roar and listen carefully to the music in the story.

  • How does the music change when Ravi feels cross?
  • When he feels calm again the music sounds different and the colours change?
  • What things can you do that make you feel calm?
  • Draw pictures of all the things that you can do to make yourself feel calm.

READING

  • FOXES AND BADGERS – Choose a story book from home to read with an adult or follow the link to choose one from the book trust. After you have finished talk about the characters and events in the story.

https://www.booktrust.org.uk/

  • OWLS AND RABBITS- Choose a story book from home to read with an adult or follow the link to choose one from the book trust. After you have finished describe the setting in the story. Remember, this is where the story takes place.  https://www.booktrust.org.uk/

This week’s suggested play activities are…

  • Use kitchen scales to compare the weight of different objects from around your house.
  • Make your own balance scales using a coat hanger and two containers to hang from each side.
  • Set a timer for 5 minutes and use paper strips to make the longest creature you can before the timer finishes.
  • Make a junk model of the mode of transport you would use to travel to the jungle.
  • Use large boxes or blankets and cushions to make a mode of transport such as a boat, plane or train.
  • Balance toy bricks or empty boxes to try and make a tower that is taller than you.
  • Use different materials from around your house such as an umbrella, a sock, a shoe, a scarf and an empty box. Carry out an experiment to find out which materials are waterproof.
  • Make a Big Bad Wolf mask and pretend to be the wolf from the story of Little Red Riding Hood.
  • Play a game of ‘What Time is it Mr Wolf?’
  • Make a map of the route from Red Riding Hood’s house to Grandma’s house.
  • Learn the dance routine for ‘I Gotta Feeling’ on Go Noodle. https://family.gonoodle.com/activities/i-gotta-feeling
  • Get outside in the rain and search for soggy animals such as slugs and snails.