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William Shrewsbury Primary School
William Shrewsbury
Primary School
Learning and Growing Together

Year 1 School Closure (Spring 1)

Please check this page each day for new home learning videos. 

Each day we will upload:

  • 1x Maths lesson with appropriate resources
  • 1x English lesson with appropriate resources
  • 3x Phonics/spelling lesson (Phase 5, Reading/Blending and Phase 3 Revisit)
  • 1x Topic lesson with appropriate resources. 

You can email completed work to your child's class teacher:

Mr Heald - jheald@williamshrewsbury.staffs.sch.uk

Miss Hayes- lhayes@williamshrewsbury.staffs.sch.uk

Mr O'Sullivan - 1g@williamshrewsbury.staffs.sch.uk


Today's learning


Friday's links (22/01/21) Click on the subject links to go to the videos.

Wake and Shake - I'm a gummy bear (Just Dance).

English - 

  • Writing - WALT: write good quality retell sentences. 

Maths - WALT: subtract by crossing 10. 

Topic - (Art and Design) WALT: create and identify colour fields. 

  • Sing along and learn about the primary colours red, yellow and blue! (YouTube)
  • Interactive colouring mixing activity (Creating Colours). 

Phonics -

**NOTE: No matter which class you are in, please watch all 3 of these phonics videos**

For Phonics games and activities please visit our useful websites section. 

Story - The Mouse with No Name (Oxford Reading Tree) Read by Mr O'Sullivan.

The story has been typed out so that you can read it with your child (Google Drive).


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Thursday's links (21/01/21) Click on the subject links to go to the videos.

Wake and Shake - Cosmic Kids Yoga (Harry Potter Themed). 

English - 

  • Reading - WALT: sequence a familiar story. 
  • Writing - WALT: plan a retell of a familiar story.

Maths - WALT: subtract by crossing 10. 

Topic - WALT: understand what our local area is like. (Interactive Choice Slides)

  • Can you see what places Travelling Ted has gone too? Can you draw and talk about where you have sent Ted in Stretton? 

Phonics -

**NOTE: No matter which class you are in, please watch all 3 of these phonics videos**

For Phonics games and activities please visit our useful websites section. 

Story - Stuck by Oliver Jeffers read by Mr Heald. 


Wednesday's links (20/01/21) Click on the subject links to go to the videos.

Wake and Shake - Andy's Wild Workouts (Under the Sea). 

English - 

  • Reading - WALT: apply new vocabulary in context.
  • Writing - WALT: write good quality persuasion sentences. 

Maths - WALT: subtract by crossing 10. 

Topic - WALT: develop a wide range of art and design techniques in using colour and line. 

  • Draw with Rob step by step video for drawing a simple mouse. 
  • Alternatively you could create anything artistic that you wish - go wild! 

Phonics -

**NOTE: No matter which class you are in, please watch all 3 of these phonics videos**

For Phonics games and activities please visit our useful websites section. 

Story - The Book with No Pictures read by Mr Heald. 


Tuesday's links (19/01/21) Click on the subject links to go to the videos.

Wake and Shake - Shakira - Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)

English

  • Reading WALT: understand vocabulary in context. 
  • Writing WALT: plan and make a new home for a character. 

Maths - WALT: subtract by crossing 10. 

Topic - WALT: observe changes across the 4 seasons. 

  • BBC Interactive Video and Activity recapping learning about the 4 seasons. 

Phonics -

**NOTE: No matter which class you are in, please watch all 3 of these phonics videos**

For Phonics games and activities please visit our useful websites section. 

Story - Little Dragon (Oxford Reading Tree) read by Mr O'Sullivan. 

The story has been typed out so that you can read it with your child (Google Drive). 


Monday's links (18/01/21) Click on the subject links to go to the videos.

Wake and Shake - Footloose Dinosaur (Just Dance for Kids)

English - WALT: show interest in different styles of literature. 

Maths - WALT: subtract by crossing 10. 

Topic - History - WALT: research significant historical events, people and places in their own locality. 

Phonics -

**NOTE: No matter which class you are in, please watch all 3 of these phonics videos**

For Phonics games and activities please visit our useful websites section. 

Story - The Day the Crayons Came Back (Read by Mr Heald).


Friday's links (15/01/21) Click on the subject links to go to the videos.

Wake and Shake - Koo Koo - Double Scoop

English -

Reading: WALT: retrieve information from a text.

Writing: WALT: write a good quality character description. 

Maths - WALT: use a numberline

Topic - Geography - WALT: use observational skills.

Phonics -

**NOTE: No matter which class you are in, please watch all 3 of these phonics videos**

For Phonics games and activities please visit our useful websites section. 

Story - The Journey of the Noble Gnarble Read by Mr O'Sullivan.


Thursday's links (14/01/21) Click on the subject links to go to the videos.

Wake and Shake - Koo Koo - Dancing with my cat

English -

Reading: WALT: retrieve information from a text.

Writing: WALT: write a plausible prediction. 

Maths - WALT: Subtract

Topic - History - WALT: understand significant historical places. 

(Videos and interactive quiz for the children to complete)

Phonics -

**NOTE: No matter which class you are in, please watch all 3 of these phonics videos**

For Phonics games and activities please visit our useful websites section. 

Story - read to you by Miss Hayes called 'Tear Thief'.


Wednesday's links (13/01/21) Click on the subject links to go to the videos.

Wake and Shake - Blazer Fresh - Banana Banana Meatball

English -

Reading: WALT: retrieve a series of events. 

Writing: WALT: write good quality explanation sentences. 

Maths - WALT: Subtract

Topic - Music - WALT: listen with concentration and understanding to a range of high-quality live and recorded music

Phonics -

**NOTE: No matter which class you are in, please watch all 3 of these phonics videos**

For Phonics games and activities please visit our useful websites section. 

Story - read to you by Mr Heald called 'A Bear Who Came to Babysit'.


Tuesday's links (12/01/21) Click on the subject links to go to the videos.

Wake and Shake - (Mr Heald's favourite) - All I eat is pizza.

English -

Reading - WALT: retrieve answers from a text. 

Writing: WALT: write good quality description sentences. 

Maths - WALT: Add by making 10 (2). 

Topic - WALT: identify basic material types, properties and uses for materials. 

(Video Lesson and Interactive Activity) 

Phonics -

**NOTE: No matter which class you are in, please watch all 3 of these phonics videos**

For Phonics games and activities please visit our useful websites section. 

Tricky words song - Write them down and hide them around your house for your parents to find!

Story - read to you by Mrs Hardwick called None the Number


Monday's links (11/01/21) Click on the subject links to go to the videos.

Wake and Shake - Dinosaur Stomp!

English - (Reading) WALT: retrieve information from a piece of text.

(Writing) WALT: write good quality description sentences.

Maths - WALT: Add by making 10 (1). 

Topic - (Music) WALT: experiment with, create, select and combine sounds. 

*Can you spot which word Mr. O'Sullivan said wrong in the introduction? 

Phonics -

**NOTE: No matter which class you are in, please watch all 3 of these phonics videos**

For Phonics games and activities please visit our useful websites section. 

Tricky words song - Watch the video and then see if you can write as many of the words as you can remember that you've seen. How many did you get?

Story - Read today by Mr Heald (The Day the Crayons Quit).


Friday's links (08/01/21) Click on the subject links to go to the videos.

Wake and Shake - Superheroes Unite by Koo Koo Kangaroo

English - WALT: write good quality description sentences. 

Maths - WALT: find number bonds to 20. 

Topic - Music - WALT: listen with concentration and understanding to a range of live and recorded music. 

Phonics -

**NOTE: No matter which class you are in, please watch all 3 of these phonics videos**

For Phonics games and activities please visit our useful websites section. 

Tricky words song - Watch the video and then see if you can write as many of the words as you can remember that you've seen. How many did you get?

Story - Read today by Miss Bushall.


Thursday's links (07/01/21) Click on the subject links to go to the videos.

Wake and Shake - Glitter by Koo Koo Kangaroo

English - WALT: discuss and apply new vocabulary.

Maths - WALT: add by counting on. 

Worksheet explanation video

Topic - Art and Design - WALT: make a collage in primary colours.

Phonics -

**NOTE: No matter which class you are in, please watch all 3 of these phonics videos**

For Phonics games and activities please visit our useful websites section. 

Tricky words song - Watch this song again. Write each word down 3 times on a piece of paper. one tiny, one medium sized and one BIG! How many have you remembered?

Story - Read today by Miss Hayes.


Wednesday's links (06/01/21) Click on the subject links to go to the videos.

Wake and Shake - Melting with Go Noodle

English - WALT: make a plausible prediction.

Maths - WALT: add by counting on. 

Topic - WALT: explore information about the first castles in England. 

Phonics -

For Phonics games and activities please visit our useful websites section. 

Tricky words song - (new song) please ask the children to write down these words on a piece of paper. 

Story - Read today by Mrs Stamp.

For additional work/resources please see the COVID pack page (here). Or click (here) for additional topic ideas.