Pensford Primary School

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Otter Remote Learning

Hello Otter Class,

This is the page where you will access the remote home learning.  

There will be a variety of videos and activities for you to access and we are looking forward to receiving all the updates coming back from you, as and when you complete them. 

Remember the value for this term is ambition so try and think about that for a moment each day and reflect on what you have achieved.

Take care, stay safe.  The Otter Class Team x  

Please click on the links below to watch the recorded lessons

Text highlighted in yellow shows current, new or updated work / information

Maths

Daily Times Tables - video and worksheet 

As you know, knowledge of times tables and the rapid recall of number facts underpins so many areas of learning in maths.  The links below are a good starting point for practising the rapid recall of times tables and number facts.

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

https://mathsframe.co.uk/

Week 2

Monday 11th January 

Year 3lesson

Bronze worksheet

Silver worksheet

Gold worksheet

 

Year 4lesson

Bronze worksheet

Silver worksheet

Gold worksheet

Tuesday 12th January

Year 3 lesson

Bronze worksheet

Silver worksheet

Gold worksheet

 

Year 4 - lesson and place value grid (if needed)

 

Wednesday 13th January

Year 3 lesson

Bronze worksheet

Silver worksheet

Gold worksheet

 

Year 4 lesson

Worksheet and Purple challenge 

Thursday 14th January

Year 3 lesson

Bronze worksheet

Silver worksheet

Gold worksheet

 

Year 4 lesson

Activity 1 and 2

Week 1

 

 

Wednesday 6th January lesson

 

 

Thursday 7th January 

Year 3 lesson

Bronze  worksheet

Silver worksheet

Gold worksheet.  

 

Year 4 lesson and place value grid (if needed).  

English
Week 2

Monday 11th January - 

lesson (Part 1 - introduction)

lesson  (Part 2 - sentence stacking)

Tuesday 12th

January

lesson (Part 1 - introduction) 

lesson (Part 2 - sentence stacking)

Wednesday 13th January -

MichaelJordanVideo

YouTube video link to watch before the lesson. Please watch with your child as this has not been made by school.

 

lesson (Experience day - My strong mind)

Thursday 14th January -

lesson

(Instructions - steps and tips)

 

 

Week

1

Wednesday 6th January - lesson

 

Worksheet - Identify and use imperative verbs 

(Bronze, Silver, Gold)

 

Worksheet - Imperative verbs word maze 

(Challenge) 

Thursday 7th January - lesson

 

Paper boat instructions

Snowflake instructions

 

Timeadverbialsong 

(Time adverbial song)

 

Spelling

 

Topic and other areas

Week 2

 

RE - Monday 11th January - lesson

PE - Tuesday 12th January - lesson (Yoga with Mr Meek)

Art - Wednesday 13th January - lesson

Topic - Friday 15th January - lesson

 

Forest school - Friday 15th January - lesson

You will need the following resources for this lesson:  

4 sticks, each about 1-2cm thick and no more than 30cm long. (Alternatives to sticks - paint brushes, chopsticks, toothbrushes, bamboo canes, spoons)
4 lengths of string, each around 20-30cm long (alternatives to string - rubber bands, cable ties, hair ties, garden wire, wool)
A camera/smartphone/ipad

Week

1

 

Topic - Wednesday 6th January - lesson

Topic - Friday 8th January - lesson and worksheet

Art - Friday 8th January - Arctic landscape lesson

 

Guided Reading

Week

2

Monday 11th January - during our Zoom reading session today we will be looking at an extract from the text 'Kid Normal and the Rogue Heroes' by Greg James and Chris Smith.

 

Wednesday 13th January - Please read the Explorers' Rules before our topic lesson on Friday.  

 

Reading

*New Online Reading Resource List

 

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/ - You will need to subscribe but a number of the eBooks are free to read.

 

https://www.booktrust.org.uk/books-and-reading/have-some-fun/storybooks-and-games/

The books at the top of the page may not interest you, but if you scroll to the bottom of the page and look at 'Authors and illustrators' there are good links to authors reading extracts from their 

Music
You will shortly be receiving (via Dojo) a message with details of how to access the Otter class Charanga music page.  Once logged in you will be able to access online music lessons at home.  To access Charanga music, you need to log in to the Yumi platform at 

https://charanga.com/yumu/login.

 

Useful links and ideas...