Sounds Race Do a 'Sounds Race' with your Little Letter Cards.
Shared ReadingTry reading some of the Blends & Digraphs Lyrics.
Unit Story Find the 'Unit Stories' in the Unit Activities and follow these steps:
Reading Find the 'Review Sentences' sentences in the Unit Activities and then have children read them to a parent, carer or sibling.
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Pick an activity to do every day at home. Find more activities on our dedicated COVID-19 web page.
GamesChoose a game to play and practice words and spelling patterns.
Writing Write three interesting sentences with words containing a particular spelling pattern.
Written Word Sort Find the 'Student List' and 'Written Word Sort' in the Unit Activities, then follow these steps:
Word Detectives Find the 'Word Detective' sentences in the Unit Activities. Read them to children and then with them. Next, find and mark a few examples of the phonic concepts. Then guide the children through the steps of Quick Coding using the Word Detectives Key and a Guide to Quick Coding. The Six Syllable Type Bookmark will also be a very helpful prompt for children when 'Quick Coding'.
Phonics Online - Games Login to Phonics Online and access the Meet the Letterlanders section from the homepage. Play games in the Learning Journey to consolidate learning or play Skills Focus games to help develop speed and accuracy. Specific skills include Letter Shapes, Letter Sounds, Blending, Segmenting and Tricky Words.
Choice Boards are designed to enable students to consolidate learning at home. They can be shared with parents/carers for students to pick an activity to do every day during this unprecedented COVID-19 outbreak. Activities do not need daily guidance but may require learning packages to be sent home.
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Parents will need to: