Fantastic Foxes Home Learning Thursday 7th May 2020

Date: 7th May 2020 @ 8:24am

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Thursday 7th May 2020

 

Today is going to be the last blog for this week Foxes. Have you been checking the school website and Facebook page with your grown-ups this week? 

Don’t forget to send your photos to us as well.

 

Phonics / GPS

Our phonics task today is a mixture of the different tasks that we have been working on, you can find it by following the link

https://www.langleymillinfantschool.co.uk/uploads/517/grade/550221_grade_file.pdf

 

Collective Worship

 

Our Collective Worship value for today is LEARN.

Think about all that you have learned this week. It is very important that we learn from history.

There is a famous quote from the poet and novelist George Santayana which says,

 “Those who do not learn history are doomed to repeat it.”

This helps to remind us, that we must remember things that have previously happened and ensure that we do not let the bad things happened again. Remembering VE Day every year helps with this.

What piece of information have you learnt this week about WWII and VE Day, has surprised you the most?

As part of the VE Day celebrations this year, many people were due to hold lots of street parties and other celebrations, these are now unable to happened. However, you could still have your own mini party in your own back garden or house. This will help you remember and celebrate all you have learnt about VE Day – you could do this tomorrow on the 75th Anniversary of VE Day.

VE Day 2020 | Nene Valley Railway Ltd

Mathematics

Follow the link to today’s activity

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-2/

You will need to do look for Summer Term – Week 3 w/c 4th May 2020 Lesson Four

 

This is the link to Karate Cats Maths. It has all of the different maths topics we have learnt about and lots of different levels and medals to work through and earn. Follow the link to take you to the game, can you get to the gold award in every topic?

 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zjkphbk/articles/zf4sscw

 

Playtime

 

Can you complete the challenges for today by following

https://www.langleymillinfantschool.co.uk/uploads/517/grade/541080_grade_file.pdf

 

 

English

Today we are going to write an acrostic poem, I know how good you are at these, so do you think that you can impress your grown-ups too? You can choose the word that you use, but it must be something to do with the VE Day celebrations, so it could be solider, VE Day, aeroplane or victory. Choose one of these or decide on your own word. If you send your pictures in to us we can add your work to the display around the front door of school. There is a template that you could use on the website or design your own.

 

 

Lunchtime

Can you complete the challenges for today by following

https://www.langleymillinfantschool.co.uk/uploads/517/grade/541080_grade_file.pdf

 

 

Topic – Music and PSHE

Miss Thurston has sent this to me because she knew how much you would enjoy completing these activities this afternoon.

 

There are two songs that you might have already heard because they have been on the news a lot recently. One is called ‘We’ll Meet Again’ by Vera Lynn and Kathryn Jenkins, this song was first heard during the war and Vera Lynn who is a very famous singer used to sing it then as well. Follow the link to hear it

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BbLAtgUpl2g

The second song is called ‘You’ll never walk alone’ sung by Colonel Tom Moore and Michael Ball. This song has been sung by lots of different people but this version has been used to raise money for all of the people who work for the NHS and are working very hard at the moment. Follow the link to hear it

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LcouA_oWsnU

When you have listened to both songs and had a go at singing along Miss Thurston would love for you to try and think about a song that you could write about seeing your friends again soon. Don’t forget that you can send your work to her using

PE@langleymill-inf.derbyshire.sch.uk

 

Story time

Can you find a story that you could share with someone else in your house today?

https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/books/free-ebooks/

 

May Challenge for today

 

Have you sent me a photo of your picture for Mrs Hallam yet?

 

We hope that you have a lovely weekend Foxes and that you and your family are able to do something fun together. Keep sending your pictures to us and enjoy taking part in the VE Day celebrations tomorrow.

 

Love from Miss Jones and Mrs Hallam xx

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