On this page you will find lots of interesting learning ideas for you to do linked to the foundation subjects.
It is really important to keep ourselves moving especially when we’re at home. The great thing about PE is that you can learn about physical activities, including sports, whilst keeping fit! This half term, our focus will be cricket and tennis. The first lesson will be focused on cricket. Please do not worry if you don’t have all the equipment you need. For a ball you could roll up a pair of sock or use a sponge. For a bat you can use your hand or a book.
Watch the videos below to learn how to play cricket at home.
This half term, we would like you to learn all about Alexander Calder’s sculptures. You might need some extra materials for this module but have a think about what you have in your house that you can use instead. This module is all about shape and movement so think about how you want to incorporate these into your final piece.
Here are some extra fun art activities you may want to try at home!
In school, we use Language Angels to help us to learn French. At home you have access to some of the games. Just follow the below link and use the details to log into Pupil Games.
Here are some websites which will help you to continue learning French at home. Also have a look at the activities below.
Learning- Core language: Basic conversations, days of the week, months of the year, colours and numbers.
Another great way to learn, is to listen to stories that you know already. Here is a video of classic fairy tales in French. Can you recognise any words?
History- The Stone Age, Bronze Age and Iron Age.
Research 5 focus points:
Hunter/gatherers- survival of humans during the Stone Age.
Palaeolithic (Old) Mesolithic (Middle)
‘New’ Neolithic Stone Age- Farming
Discovery of Bronze and impact on trade
Discovery of Iron and impact on trade
How did the Iron Age come to an end?
This half terms topic is Being me in my world
For extra learning- Click the link to complete some online learning or you may want to complete the suggested activities below.
It’s important to look after ourselves during this unusual time. Make sure you are taking time to relax when you need to and talking about anything that might be upsetting you or worrying you. Also, keep sharing all the amazing things that are making you happy right now!
Here are Mojo’s videos all about optimism which you may have seen before. Can you think about how you can be optimistic about the world around you right now? Write 3 things that you are thankful for.
Favourite Artist or Band
Can you choose your favourite artist or band? Then, can you make a fact file all about them and their music. You can include:
-What is the instrument they play?
-Type of music they play
-Well known songs
There is music all around us. Can you use recycled material to make your own musical instruments?