The Holy Brook School

Spring Class

Welcome to the Spring Class home learning page. Here you will find lots of information on what we are learning in school and some links and ideas for things you can do from home to further your learning.

During any unforeseen closures of school due to Covid please encourage your child to access Purple Mash-Click here to access Purple Mash. 

Your child will have brought home their login and should the school be closed to pupils/your child has to self isolate, work will be available on the site for children to enjoy. 

 

Here is an idea of our current daily lessons: 

Daily

 English

In English we are continuing to look at handwriting and correct formation of our letters and numbers. 

Handwriting

https://www.doorwayonline.org.uk/activities/letterformation/ 

https://ictgames.com/mobilePage/skyWriter/index.html 

We will also be focusing on our phonic knowledge this term.

In addition to this we are looking at using capital letters and full stops in our writing. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vo2xZskgdP4

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers/ks1-english-capital-letters-full-stops/zjmrhbk

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/z8x6cj6/articles/zv78jhv

Please refer to your child's Individual Education Plan (IEP) to see which target they are currently working on.

Phonics

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zvq9bdm 

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/english-games/5-7-years/letters-and-sounds 

Maths

In Math's this term, we are working on counting in 2's and 3D shapes. 

Here are some links with more information, songs and games to help you with these areas.

Counting in 2's:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GvTcpfSnOMQ

https://scratchgarden.com/videos/counting-by-twos/

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/z8sfr82/articles/zt3xwnb

https://www.ictgames.com/mobilePage/saucerSorter/

3D Shapes:

https://www.education.com/game/dino-crunch-3dshapes/

https://www.education.com/game/ski-racer-3d-shapes/

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zjv39j6/articles/zcsjqty

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/clips/zps34wx 

3D Shape Mat | Teaching Resources

Please refer to your child's Individual Education Plan (IEP) to see which target they are currently working on.

 Science

In Science we have been looking at sources of light and also dark being the absence of light during the first few weeks and then moving onto forces and magnets!

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zk2pb9q/articles/zmbvgwx

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zbssgk7

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zyttyrd

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/clips/z3gvr82

As well as learning it is important to stop and have fun also! Below is a list of 100 fun things that you/your child can do to have fun and keep busy! Enjoy ticking them off and I can't wait to hear all about the ones you've been doing :) 

100 things to do at home

If you have any queries or questions, please do let me know by using the contact form or calling the school office on 0118 937 5489.

Many thanks

Sarah-Louise

Spring Class Teacher

 

145 Ashampstead Road, Southcote, Reading, RG30 3LJ

0118 937 5489

admin@holybrook.reading.sch.uk