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Greece Homework

Family Homework

Please try to complete as many activities as you can from the choice below, we look forward to seeing your child’s work. Have fun!

Curriculum Area

 

Activity

 

Share books with your children such as Funnybones, Room on the Broom, The Gruffalos Child, The Jolly Christmas Postman and Little Robin Red Vest. Help your child to point to pictures, characters and help turn the pages in the books.

If possible take your child to the library and take photos of your experience.

Watch ‘The First Snow of Winter’, ‘The Snowman’ or ‘Arthur Christmas’ on youtube.

 

 

Under close supervision give your child a sparkler and make shapes in the sky.

Collect different coloured leaves. Count them and sort them into similar colours. Paint the leaves and print with them on different coloured paper.

Using 2d Shapes make a Christmas Tree picture (Triangles and rectangles for the tree and circles for baubles, squares for presents etc) These are just suggestions… please feel free to surprise us with your own ideas.

 

 

If possible attend a bonfire night display. Encourage your child to use all of their senses. Talk about the sights, sounds and smells they experience.

For Road safety; teach your child the safest places to cross a road. Show them how to use a pedestrian crossing safely.

Take pictures . Town is a wonderful place to visit around Christmas time. Look carefully at shop displays, The Intu Centre will be decorated from top to bottom in lights and decorations. Christmas music will be played. This could be a wonderful experience for your child.

Sing and sign different festival and Christmas songs with your children. The whole family could join in!!

Encourage eye contact and signing. Enjoy this interaction with your child. I am looking forward to hearing about the things that you do at home this term  best wishes, Andy

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Sing and sign different festival and Christmas songs with your children. The whole family could join in!!

Encourage eye contact and signing. Enjoy this interaction with your child. I am looking forward to hearing about the things that you do at home this term  best wishes,

Please record any homework activities you undertake in the homework book you have received from class alternatively you can email any pictures to admin@stgiles.derby.sch.uk In the Subject box mark them for the attention of your child’s class e.g. For the Attention of Greece Class and we will print them and pop them in the book.