YR Learning This Week

Please find below the learning for the week commencing 19th July 2021


1. Phonics and English

2. Maths

3. Topic


1. Phonics and English

This week we are recapping the long vowel sounds ER UR EAR AIR. This is where 2 or 3 letters make 1 sound.


We are also learning to read some tricky words- the, to, no, go, I, he, she, we, be, was, they, you, all, my, her. Watch this song all about the words we cannot sound out and have to learn by sight.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TvMyssfAUx0 Phase 2

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R087lYrRpgY Phase 3

Phase 4 Tricky Words Song Sight Words Song for said, have, like, come, some, what, when - YouTube Phase 4


You can also practise segmenting/robot talking words. https://youtu.be/9GPbrJZge3g


Have a go at reading some CVC words and matching them to the pictures with this free game on Phonics Play



In English we are reading our talking story called The Train Ride.


1. Letter ER


Can you complete the ER worksheet? Then can you write some sentences that include ER words. You could use your whiteboard and pen from your writing pack.


2. Letter UR


Can you sort the pictures into sets of words containing UR and words containing UR?


3. Letter EAR


Can you complete the EAR worksheet? Then can you write some sentences that include EAR. You could use your whiteboard from your writing pack.


4. Letter AIR


Can you complete the AIR worksheet?


5. Consolidation 

Watch the videos as detailed above and then write some sentences that include the sounds this week. Use the sheets from lessons 1-4 to help you think of words that contain these sounds.





This week we are continuing to read 'The Train Ride'.

Watch Miss Churchward retell the story and see if you can join in with her. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0OjqDPRp8hA

*If you have a trainset at home why not set it up and retell the story with your toys.   

*Can you innovate the story. There is a PDF to help you. Can you change what you see out of the window?

*Can you write your new innovated story? You could either talk it to your adult and they can be your scribe, or you could have a go at writing the story yourself. You can do 2 lines of the story each day.



2. Maths

Can you chant forwards from 0-100 and backwards from 20-0? Watch these videos to help you-

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0TgLtF3PMOc&t=50s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F6a2W8UQP5w

We need to understand how larger numbers are made of smaller numbers. This game helps you develop an understanding of the tens and ones in a 2 digit number-

https://www.ictgames.com/sharkNumbers/mobile/index.html    Select numbers up to 29.

Can you chant in 10s, 2s and 5s? Watch these videos to help you.




Also go to the Continuous Learning page for Reception, there are lots of activities to help with Maths knowledge.  https://www.wintonprimary.uk/yr-continuous-learning#4


In maths this week we are recapping our learning about halving numbers. There are 4 lesson videos to watch this week.

Lesson 1


Lesson 2


Lesson 3


lesson 4




3. Topic

In topic we are learning about transport and how it has changed over the years.  

There is a PDF of the flipcharts we are using in school. Read through these, there are 4 days in the PDF, and talk to an adult about what you read.