Murphy Class Reception
If your off for a few days here are a few suggestions of ideas while you are at home:
Teach your monster to read is a free app until the 23rd of March which helps children learn to read.
Twinkl are offering a free at home learning kit : https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resource/eyfs-reception-share-a-story-school-closure-resource-pack-t-tp-2549371
Please listen to your child read.
On youtube watch discovery education for phonic videos.
Can you search around the house for 2D shapes (e.g. circle, square, triangle, rectangle, hexagon etc) or 3D shapes (e.g. cube, cuboid, sphere, cone, pyramid, triangular prism.)
In the bath or playing in the sink can they show you when their container is full, empty and half full?
Please can you write about the ducks, or the Very Hungry Ladybird?
https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/ have lots of games to play.
We started halving this week, if you would like to practise with their toys.
Can they draw their favourite memory with their family?
What technology do you use around the house?
Can you do some baking at home and take pictures and write the instructions?
On youtube the children are very good at joining in with cosmic kids yoga for mindful stretching.
please play games where you share and take turns.
www.ictgames.com have english and maths games check which games are aimed at Reception.
can you design your own Easter egg? Tell your adult anything you know about Easter and Lent?
Can you make up a shop? Can you match the right coins to the right amounts? Can you add two coins together?
go to https://www.themathsfactor.com/with activities from 4-11.
Here is maths to complete daily https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/early-years/
On youtube watch: How to wash your hands NHS song.
Power of reading activities to do at home
Welcome to Murphy Class!
Our class rules.
We are kind to our friends
We always walk in the classroom.
We are fantastic at tidying up.
We share nicely.
We always plan from our children's next steps. We are currently learning about stories!
Here is our class timetable and our current topic web.
Long term plans 2019-2020
Information for Parents
Next Step Meeting
Our next step meeting is Wednesday 1st April at 1.30, please come in through the foundation stage garden. We will not be out on the playground at the end of the day.
We are named the Murphy class after the author Jill Murphy. Our favourite books by Jill Murphy include Peace at Last, The last Noo Noo, Whatever next and the series of books about the Large Family. We have our class mascot called Bert. He visits the children's homes during weekends and half term breaks.