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Friday 12th February 2021

Good morning everyone,  I hope you and your family are all keeping well.   Welcome back to the Year 1 Home Learning page. Thank you for the learning that you have been doing this half term.  You have sent me some lovely photographs of your home learning well done to you all.

Today's story is going to be The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers.  I hope you enjoy it.   Mrs. Minnock is going to do some relaxation time with you again today.


Virtual Story Time

Our virtual story time is at 12:30. Please joins us and listen to the today’s story and see your friends.  The Story Time link has been sent you via Parentmail and can be used all week.


Morning Warm Up

Click on the link below and join in with this morning’s yoga session with Cosmic Kids Yoga.

Go On A Safari Adventure! 🦁 Yoga Club (Week 21) | Cosmic Kids - YouTube



How Butterflies Came to Be


Lesson 5To link your reading to your own experiences

In this lesson you will look at the creator’s bag and think about what you would use to bring joy

To link our reading to our own experiences (



Addition and subtraction within 10

Lesson 10 - The learning objective for today's lesson is - Exploring further problems involving addition and subtraction


In this lesson, you will problem solve to uncover secret jumps.  You will be practising adding and subtracting to find the answers.

Follow the link below which will allow you to access the video lesson and the resources needed. Some resources are also in your home learning pack.

Exploring further problems involving addition and subtraction (

Remember your child needs to be secure using numbers within 10 before extending the numbers to within 20.



Learning Objective What do Muslim’s believe about the creation of the world?

Today you are going look why the bible is important to Christians and why the Qur’an is important people who believe in the Islam Faith. Both books are respected by people all over the world.  In the both the Bible and the Qur’an they talk about creation but there are some differences.  In the bible God rested on the 7th day but in the Qur’an Allah did not rest. Watch the link below about The creation of the world.


The 7 Days of Creation | GCED | Bible story for young children - YouTube



Thank you for emailing me your lovely art work of your penguins last week.  They are all fantastic.  We have some talented artists in our year 1 class well done.


In today’s lesson, I would like you make a Chinese decoration as it is Chinese New Year today.  It is up to you what you make.

Here are some examples;






Take a picture of your artwork and send it to me on the Year 1 email address.

We would love to see them.



Each day I would like you to practise your phonics.  In school we use the Letters and Sounds scheme to help us learn our phonics.  To recap and improve on your learning follow the link below and watch and listen to Clare's video. 


Monday 1st February Lesson 16 - Year 1 - YouTube

Tuesday 2nd February Lesson 17 - Year 1 - YouTube

Wednesday 3rd February Lesson 18 - Year 1 - YouTube

Thursday 4th February Lesson 19 - Year 1 - YouTube

Friday 5th February Lesson 20 - Year 1 - YouTube


You will be able to use your whiteboard and pen from your home learning pack to help you.

You can also use the use the websites below to help learn your phonics sounds.

You can log in with the following details:

username: jan21

password: home



It is important that you carry on practising your reading skills whilst you are at home. 

You all have books in your Bug Club library on the Active Learn website.

ActiveLearn: Login (

All books have questions for you to answer once you have read a book.  If you cannot remember your Username or Password please email me on the class email address.