Home Learning Activities:

NOTE: As we are preparing for school closure, we have put together the following information and resources to support home learning. 

 Welcome to the Finch Class Home Learning Area!


Class Documents: 

Miss Court has created a document containing different learning activities that she would like you to focus on during your time at home. 

Some of the activities refer to a printable resource (worksheets, word cards, etc), these can be found in the class resources section. 

Finch Class Home Learning Grid

Finch Class Home Learning Grid
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READ, READ, READ! This is a fabulous opportunity to get lost in books for hours and hours! 


Class Resources:

Finch Class Resources

Phonics Phase 5
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Phonics Phase 3
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Phonics Phase 2
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Shoebox Rainforest
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Easter Story Sequence Cards
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Documents to help you when talking to your child about COVID-19 (coronavirus): 

How to talk to your child about COVID-19

Coronavirus printable
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Social story - Coronavirus
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Information for young children
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Quick Links:


Each day Jane Considine an education expert is uploading writing sessions to her YouTube channel TheTrainingSpace. Click on the link below to choose a writing activity:

Now Press Play has released some brand new activities that you can access at home!

Here is some information about how to use Now Press Play at home: 

Now Press Play @ home

Click the link below and use the password: nowpressplay

English Resources:

Pobble 365 is a fantastic website! This website provides fun and exciting images/activities to inspire writing.

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The Book Trust is a great website to listen to and read along with some beautiful stories.

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The Woodlands Literacy Zone is a fantastic bank of English based games. You can pick from a wide range of English topics (spelling, reading, grammar, punctuation, text genres, etc) and learn in a fun way!

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Maths Resources:

Maths Frame provides fun online games and home worksheets. These engaging activities cover a wide range of Maths units. 

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TimesTable Rockstars! We love these games!

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General Resources:


ZooCam is a great resource! You can access the different Zoo cameras from around the world. This is a great resource as it allows you to see what the zookeepers are up to and what the animals are doing! You could write a letter to your friends to tell them all about what you have seen, you could find out facts about the different animals that you see or you could write a letter to the zoo to say thank you for the Zoo Camera! Click on the image below:

#PEwithJOE - Joe Wicks (known as "The Body Coach") has decided to be the nation's PE teacher! Each day at 9am he will be teaching a home learning PE lesson for children from his living room! Tune in on Monday at 9am for the first work out! 

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Starting next week Out Of The Ark are providing free singing resources for all children! You can access and sign up by clicking on the image below: 


Art Hub is an amazing art resource! Cartoonist Rob Hub and his 3 children teach you how to draw a range of cartoons from dragons to Frozen characters and Pokemon! 

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TTS Group has developed home learning booklets. These contain fun activities that the children can access at home. 

Finch + Dove TTS Booklet

Finch + Dove TTS Booklet
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The Twinkl website is currently offering free home learning resources!

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Ipad/Android APPS:

The documents below contain a range of Ipad/Android learning apps. 

If you click on the app symbol, it will automatically open a description of the activities. 

Home Learning Apps

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