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Gruffalo 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!

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  • Read over the powerpoint story of ‘London Calls’, speak about what we can see in the text, the order of events and what might happen next

  • Introduce write dance using the landmarks – Arms up and down for Big Ben, arms round for London Eye , diagonal arms for the shard.

  • Sensory writing which includes pre-writing and letter shapes (I can share more info on dojo for this is wanted)

 

  • Find different sounds in the environment e.g. naming sounds on packaging, road signs etc. Copy saying / writing them
  • Sensory mixtures with different objects hidden in them. Find the object, name it, practice writing the initial sound

 

  •  Sequence days of the week and discuss what key events happen on each day

  • Sequence events from a routine e.g. morning routine

  • Find and collect a range of objects from a given criteria at home e.g. lego bricks, types of food etc. group and count.

  • Follow a recipe at home which focuses on adding more to an amount

  • Follow a recipe at home which focuses on adding numerical amounts e.g. 1 cup of flour

 

  • Sort objects at home into different materials e.g. metal and wood. Go and see a landmark and compare how it looks / feels etc. what material is it made out of?

 

  •  Research different landmarks on videos or books. Have a look at key landmarks near where you live e.g. park, the ram in the city centre etc. Take pictures of your favourite ones!

 

  • Take pictures of things at home which make you happy + make a poster

  • Think of what acts of kindness you can do to make people happy

Please record any homework activities you undertake on Class Dojo.