Welcome Toucans

This is our new Year 1 class blog. Here you will be able to find information and links to support learning at home. It will also be used to provide remote learning should you be unable to attend school for an extended period of time for any reason.

Here are some key websites and online resources to support home learning

Sumdog – This is a fun game based learning site. I will be able to set you Maths, Grammar and Spelling challenges and quizzes. Your own personal logins are found in your reading records. https://pages.sumdog.com

White Rose Maths – Here you will be able to watch short home learning videos that follow our Maths curriculum in school. https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

Phonics Play – Developing good phonetic knowledge to support reading and a writing is a key area of learning in year 1. This website currently has free access and lots of games to practise using phonics https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk

BBC bitesize – This website provides learning support for all areas of the curriculum with games, videos and activities https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize

Busy things – Another great website with lots of online games and activities. Children can access the site for free through the lgfl portal and their school email address and passwords https://www.busythings.co.uk

Oak Academy – This website provides video lessons for all subjects following the year 1 curriculum. https://classroom.thenational.academy/schedule-by-year/year-1

Code.org – A free website where children can develop their computing and coding skills with fun interactive activities. https://code.org

Oxford Owl – A website with access to lots of suitable ebooks (username: hmpsks1 password: hmpsks1) https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk