Foundation One Remote Learning
Hi Foundation One!
I hope you are all well and keeping safe at home.
It is very important that you continue to learn while we are all isolating at home.
Please find a home learning timetable below.
If you are unwell or need any support please do not hesitate to email me.
Miss Roche (covid19sroche@CTKCC.co.uk)
Please find below activities and ideas to support the above home learning timetable. Colours link to the subject areas above. Black text refers to updates specific to this weeks learning.
Week beginning - 01/03/2021
World Book Day!
To celebrate World Book Day and British Science week the Foundation Stage teachers have read the following stories to help you think about all the different jobs people do.
Watch Mrs Everill read 'My Daddy is a Nurse' here https://youtu.be/Hfu_ugToI6I
Watch Mrs Faulkner read 'My Mummy is a Soldier' here https://youtu.be/TuOcmrNxCxE
Watch Mrs Horton read 'My Mummy is a Plumber' here https://youtu.be/aEfrXWfoN2o
Watch Miss Roche read 'My Mummy is a firefighter' here https://youtu.be/VZzBTWkIwKY
Watch Miss Yemm read 'My Mummy is an Engineer' here https://youtu.be/i7qK64U861s
Reading a story of your choice to your child.
Watch a story with your child.
Talk about the pictures in the story.
Encourage your child to ask questions, make comments and share their own ideas about the story.
Joining in with repeated refrains i.e, Run, run as fast as you can…
Role play the story e.g. make props using everyday objects.
Join in with Fire Fit Wake and Shake with Nigel - Fire Fit Wake and Shake with Nigel - YouTube
Go for a walk
Joe Wicks Live on Youtube.
Ball skills- rolling, throwing, catching, kicking, dribbling.
Practice balancing and riding on scooters, trikes or bikes.
Skip, hop, stand on one leg and hold a pose for a game like musical statues.
Large Apparatus - Climbing, balancing, jumping.
Being independent to get themselves dressed.
Pouring water in their cup during snack time.
Phonics with Miss Roche - My Mummy is a Firefighter story and rhyming activity - https://youtu.be/8CyfBZFOriQ
Phonics with Miss Roche - Initial sounds and Alliteration activity for s, a, t - https://youtu.be/fedg-XNuzRw
Phonics with Miss Roche - Initial sounds and Alliteration activity for m and d - https://youtu.be/XLUYrZzgY4k
Click here to access the Initial sounds PowerPoint for s, a, t, m, d. Its your turn to play the game.
Learn the 'People who help us' song with your parents - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M8Psza6N2Os
Phonics with Miss Roche - Sound Box game - https://youtu.be/OOVPRIybnEQ
Phonics with Miss Roche - Easy Peasy rhyming tricks - https://youtu.be/vL95v8s0N7k
Phonics with Miss Roche - Noisy Neighbours (Make up your own actions to the song, what else could the noisy Neighbours be doing to make noise?) - https://youtu.be/sBHk84-rr6I
Phonics with Miss Roche - My Little Ear game (play the game using lots of different letter sounds you can thing of) - https://youtu.be/Z44nLryu5YE
www.phonicsplay.co.uk – Please access phase one activities – Sound starters, Welcome to the zoo, Hickory Dickory Dock.
www.phonicsbloom.com – Please access phase one activities – Match sounds, What’s behind the door.
You tube -
I Love to Rhyme | English Song for Kids | Rhyming for Children | Jack Hartmann
Exercise, Rhyme and Freeze | Rhyming Words for Kids | Exercise Song | Jack Hartmann
Rocco the Rhyming Rhino | Rhyming Song for Kids | Jack Hartmann - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nAUdQZ8Xivw
The Rhyming Words Game | Rhyming Song for Kids | Reading & Writing Skills | Jack Hartmann
I Can Move My Body Like Anything | Movement Song for Kids | Jack Hartmann - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oLaJ4jyKBUY
Recognising their own name. Hide their name in different places around the house.
Sing Nursery rhymes with your child and encourage them to sing songs of their own choice independently.
Listening to a variety of stories relating to Jobs. Discuss the stories you listen to e.g. characters, setting, events that happened in the story. Sequencing the story - what happened at the beginning, middle, end.
Months of the Year Syllable Song | Counting Syllables | Phonological Awareness | Jack Hartmann - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SSl-SbVz2oA
Days of the Week Syllables Song | Jack Hartmann | Days of the Week Syllable Song - Please note that we teach the days of the week as Monday-Sunday. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2EdpL06MIfE
Make a Thank you card for a busy keyworker. Click here to download front of card (decorate, cut and stick for front of card). Inside (top) draw a picture of a keyworker, inside (bottom) write your name with adult support. Please watch Mrs Horton's letter formation videos, under the fine motor section, to ensure correct letter formation.
Mark making activities including drawing, painting – finger painting and using a paint brush, chalking (inside and outside), paint brush and water marking, sand mark-making. Encourage your child to talk about what they have drawn. -
Jack Hartmann video – 2D shapes (access via Google). Encouraging gross motor movements to air draw shapes.
Imitating drawing simple marks and shapes after watching an adult such as circles, straight lines, diagonal lines, squares,
Dough Disco - Please click the links Dough Disco - YouTube
Threading- maybe pasta
Children to practice doing their Zip on their coat
Children to practice doing their buttons on clothing
Drawing- maybe a picture to go with the story from story time.
Cutting and sticking activities - Click here to download Community Helpers cut and stick matching activity.
Chunky children’s tweezer sorting object activities.
Practicing mark-making different shapes - Please click here for tracing shapes sheet.
Pencil Control - Click here to download People Who Help us matching activity.
Recording letters using correct formation. These are often easier if practised with similar letter groups i.e.
l, t, f, i, j, k Watch Mrs Horton model the formation of these letters here https://youtu.be/enrolhvwwgg
r, h, n, m Watch Mrs Horton model the formation of theses letters here https://youtu.be/HAMjINqtDtg
c, a, d, g, o, q, s Watch Mrs Horton model the formation of theses letters here https://youtu.be/iRDc0-5eb1Y
b, p and v, w Watch Mrs Horton model the formation of these letters here https://youtu.be/ZDuKeTlCYV8
u, y and others are unique- e, x, z https://youtu.be/uSQhgwgpc2w
Play Helicopter rescue game to identify numbers 1-10 - https://www.topmarks.co.uk/learning-to-count/helicopter-rescue
Click here to download People who help us count to 5.
Click here to download People who help us counting to 10.
If your child is confidently recognising numerals you can encourage them to write the numbers. Click here to download a number representation and formation power point 0-10.
Please encourage your child to count during play, matching numeral and quantity, also showing the correct amount of fingers the represent quantity and numerals. (you can write each number on a piece of paper).
Watch Maths family counting game with Miss Roche - https://youtu.be/GwmV092lyhM
Number recognition and counting actions with Miss Roche and Mrs Faulkner - https://youtu.be/oeOiOygdxzU
Matching numeral and quantity with Miss Roche and Mrs Faulkner - https://youtu.be/upqBnA9MjSg
Play the game to order numbers 1-5 Chinese Dragon Game - Ordering and Sequencing Numbers (topmarks.co.uk)
Jack Hartmann videos- You tube
Information and Numbots login details have already been sent home.
Completing jigsaw puzzles
www.topmarks.co.uk - Access Early Years Maths activities.
Patterns – recognising patterns on clothes, toys, e.g. spotty, stripy, swirly. Make a pattern with objects, e.g. car, train, car, train etc. Please click here for the pattern PowerPoint.
Counting to 10
Number songs – finger rhymes
Counting objects to 5 – inside and outside, fingers, toes, stairs, toys, food items, sounds and actions (clapping, jumping).
Size – big, bigger, small, smaller – encourage language of size during play
Recognise numbers to 5 – number hunt, hide numbers inside/outside the house.
Number Time 1 - Number 1 - YouTube
Number Time 2 - Number 2 - YouTube
Number Time 3 - Number 3 - YouTube
Number Time 4 - Number 4 - YouTube
Number Time 5 - Number 5 - YouTube
Mark making activities – drawing pictures, painting pictures, finger mark making in cornflour, sand, shaving foam.
Explore paint - use different parts of their body, e.g. fingers, hands, feet, brushes, sponge print painting, rollers.
Explore colour and colour mixing – learn the names of colours, experiment mixing different colours together to make a new colour.
Junk modelling, e.g. making an object out of food boxes, plastic cartons, kitchen rolls, scrap material.
Model making with dough - Click here for People who help us playdough mats.
Cutting activities / sticking activities - Busy Key worker Activity Pack Click here
Understanding the World
To celebrate British Science Week we are thinking about all the different jobs that people do... Click here to find out more.
Click here to learn more about different jobs.
Click here to download a Busy Key Worker activity pack.
Click here to download a People Who Help us Home Learning Challenge.
Click here to download a Powerpoint game. Can you guess who it is?
Click here to download a Who can help me? Powerpoint.
Click here to download a Who can help me? activity.
Click here to download a 'Ring 999' poster to discuss with your child.
Watch a video of 999 call – Lookout Lion https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZxzewVTDas0
Access -Cbeebies 'Something special':
Access - Youtube Come Outside:
Watch Come Outside 'Letters' https://youtu.be/AZOAqqrW0GU
Watch Come Outside 'Buses' https://youtu.be/KnWAJJUGo6w
Watch Come Outside 'Wood' https://youtu.be/Vsz6dpRCwSo
Watch Come Outside 'Rubbish' https://youtu.be/OfoAtbDiduQ
Watch Come Outside 'Bricks' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WlCE0OSdsMU
Explore the natural world, hands on exploration – Nature walks, collecting natural found objects, mini beast hunt – talk about what they have found. Go for a walk - talk about what you can see, what you have found on your walk.
Talking about photographs, encourage your child to look back at photographs and talk about memories, recalling their experiences.
Similarities and differences – family/friends.
International Women and Girls Day in Science. To celebrate this we have recorded a story to inspire you.
Watch Mrs Horton read My Mum is a Scientist here https://youtu.be/b2OqXmuAAUw
Watch Miss Roche sing 999 Emergency song here https://youtu.be/vJ1OpaR1kbI
Finger Family Song | People Who Help Us | Emergency Services | Nursery Rhymes for Kids | Fiona Felt https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I_3sYFHxJqU
Learn the 'People who help us' song - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M8Psza6N2Os
Join in with the 'People who help us' Music session - More people who help us (thenational.academy)
Watch Mrs Harvey and Mrs Faulkner demonstrate Soundpots session 1 here https://youtu.be/X221cyc5oAM
Watch Mrs Harvey and Mrs Faulkner demonstrate Soundpots session 2 here https://youtu.be/m3QzvtA9IzI
Watch Mrs Harvey and Mrs Faulkner demonstrate Soundpots session 3 here https://youtu.be/gAiD0OHV7aM
Watch Mrs Harvey and Mrs Faulkner demonstrate Soundpots session 4 here https://youtu.be/QSRc9OmIQco
Watch Mrs Harvey and Mrs Faulkner demonstrate Soundpots session 5 here https://youtu.be/1QM6LhQsejE
Watch some new Soundpots Make Some Noise activities here Soundpots Session 3 - YouTube
Dancing to different music.
Copying a simple rhythm i.e. clapping.
Singing nursery rhymes / songs.
Exploring musical instruments.
You Tube – Please access Stoke-On-Trent City Music Service Make Some Noise Soundpots. Stoke-On-Trent City Music Service Mini Music Makers.
Turn Taking Games
Practice taking turns during play, my turn, your turn e.g. building a tower, pushing car down the ramp, ball games.
Simple matching games, my turn, your turn.
Hide n seek with a toy. Turn taking to hide or find the toy.
Watch the latest Family Mass here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NoJCfSAbuyo&list=PL5U360uvs-Fr3aW8zFYXyP5wxI28neY7u&index=1
Watch The homily on the Gospel for Ash Wednesday and Lent One is here: https://youtu.be/9xreTEh13js
Watch Mrs Everill talk about Lent wk 2 here https://youtu.be/9akE-mG3A1o
Singing simple songs including:
God’s Wonderful World YouTube
What noise shall we make? YouTube
Jesus Love is Very Wonderful YouTube Little Kids Praise