All Saints CEVA
Primary School & Nursery


Year 1 Thursday 28th January

Good Morning Year 1!

Happy Thursday everyone – I hope you’re ready for a lovely day! Today you have 4 challenges to complete. Please complete these and send me a picture via Seesaw. 

Phonics – Challenge 1:

Consolidating our sounds! 

Today you’re going to be focusing on blending longer words.

  1. Watch the video from Letters and Sounds.
  2. Write three words from the video.
  3. Come up with a sentence that includes one of those words.

Handwriting challenge: Complete a line of the letter ‘i,I’ both lowercase and Capital. Then think of two words with this letter at the start.

English – Challenge 2:

Listen to these stories – We will be exploring non chronological reports over the next week.

Watch story number 1 – The Dancing Tiger by Malachy Doyle

Story read by the Author himself – 

Story read with the pictures in the book – 

Once you’re done I’d like you to film yourself making a review of the story.

In your review of the story must:

Include the title of the story.

Include the author.

What is your opinion of the story? Did you like the story or did you not and why?

Maths – Challenge 3:

To apply knowledge of number bonds

You will be using your knowledge of number bonds to help work out mathematical questions between the numbers 50 and 100.

  1. Follow the Oak Academy video
  2. Find the resources on the powerpoint.
  3. Either use the worksheet or a physical object.

To extend your learning find and play a maths game on TopMarks:

Science – Challenge 4: 

Finding features that classify a Reptile.

To complete this challenge – create a mind map that describes some of the unique features of a Reptile. Use the video to help you research the answers.  

There is a template on the powerpoint to follow.

I can’t wait to see all your wonderful work!

Mr Arter and the rest of the Year 1 team.

Daily reminders:
1. Please add the date to the top of your page when you start any work. 

2. Please take pictures and post it on See Saw so I can see the wonderful work.

3. Please contact the school if you need any help.

4. Have Fun.