Tuesday, 22 March 2011

Reception Home Learning. W/E 25.3.11

This week we have been learning about-
 
Numeracy- Correct formation of numbers. Addition and subtraction sums.
 
Literacy- Recap sounds-ay, ee, igh, ow, oo, oo, ar, or and air. New sounds ir and ou.  Retelling the Welsh Myth-The Lost Land.
 
Knowledge and Understanding-Using a map to find locations around the school. A school treasure hunt.
 
Identifying similarities and differences in flowering plants.
 
How to help your child at home-
 
Numeracy- Using addition and subtraction in the same sum. For eg.
8+2-3+3=     5+3-1+4=   etc
 
Literacy- Use Fred Fingers to spell- fair, stair, bird, twirl, shout, mouth and round. Then encourage your child to write these words.
 
Knowledge and Understanding- Understand directional language- right, left, over, under, across, forward, backwards, underneath etc.