Dragonflies, Recpetion Weekly Home Learning Project Page
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This page will be updated weekly with ideas and tasks that you could complete with your child.
Please remember that your child should be reading daily
Updated Friday 3rd April
Easter Holidays – Weeks commencing 6th & 13th April 2020
As the next two weeks are the Easter holidays, there will be no work set. However, here is a list of Easter Activities and Spring Activities that you may like to do as a family along with a list of virtual tours and trips that are available at various zoos, museums and science centres.
Over 60 Virtual Tours and Trips
Easter egg hunt with clues around the garden
Easter baking – chocolate Easter nests, hot cross buns, rice krispy Easter eggs
Make an Easter card
Make an Easter cross using natural fabrics / materials
Make an Easter bonnet
Make an Easter garden
Paint an Easter egg – this could be a real egg!
Make a salt dough Easter egg
Make a paper mache Easter egg
Make an Easter garland
Egg and spoon races
Create / sing an Easter song
Write an Easter prayer
Look for signs of spring
Grow some beans, cress, sunflowers
Use a broccoli to paint tree blossom
Paint a flower pot
Create a spring lamb picture using cotton wool balls
Make a bird’s nest from wool and yarn or natural materials
Make / paint daffodils
Create a vase of paper flowers
Explore symmetry by creating a symmetrical butterfly – Dragonfly class enjoy putting drops of paint on one side of an A4 piece of paper and folding it together. They are always amazed by the patterns created when opened. Then cutting the shape of a butterfly. This is just one way of creating a butterfly.
Bird watching – use or create your own bird identification chart
We are aware that some of these suggestions require additional resources, ONLY use these ideas if you have the resources at home please do not feel the need to leave your house.
The Imagination Tree is a great website to support learning and explore ideas.
Communication and Language
Personal Social and Emotional Development
Understanding the World
Expressive Arts and Design
Useful Links and Websites for Home Learning
PhonicsPlay is free to use during this period. Children can use the site at home without their parents needing to subscribe.
David Walliams – Elevenses
The World of David Walliams is releasing an audio story from the World's Worst Children every day for the next 30 days. Keep the children busy with these daily audio treats, perfect for tea and biscuit breaks.
Joe Wicks Daily Workout
PE with Joe Wicks every day, Monday to Friday at 9am. Live on YouTube 'The Body Coach TV'. 30 minutes workout class for children of all ages... teenagers and adults can get involved too. Have fun and inspire each other.