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Remote Learning

Knowledge Organiser - Trouble at the Dinosaur Cafe

FS1 Remote Learning 

W/C 12th July 2021 – Trouble at the Dinosaur Café  

 

Task 1 - Listen to the story again of Trouble at the Dinosaur Cafe. Can you use a device to find out which dinosaurs were omnivores? This means that dinosaurs ate both plants and meat!

 

Task 2 – Watch Let’s Play – Chef (YouTube CBeebies). Have you ever visited a café or restaurant? Have a go at drawing your favourite food to create a menu and put it on Tapestry for us to see!

 

Task 3 – Watch Andy and the Dinosaurs to find out more information about T-Rex’s.

 

Task 4 - Phonics; Learn and sing the alphabet song 

Richard Armitage reads Trouble at the Dinosaur Cafe

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Let's Play: Chefs | FULL EPISODE | ZeeKay Junior

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Tyrannosaurus Rex Facts - Andy's Dinosaur Adventures - CBeebies

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Knowledge Organiser - Jack and the Beanstalk (W/C 17th May and 24th May)

W/C 24th May 2021 – Jack and the Beanstalk

 

Task 1 – Listen to the story again of Jack and the Beanstalk.

 

Task 2 – Watch Aunty Mabel – Bulbs and learn how to look after plants and care for our environment.

 

Task 3 – Look at changes of the planted beans (from previous week). Can you see any roots growing?

 

Nursery Rhyme of the Week/Phonics; Hot Cross Buns

 

Jack and the Beanstalk Fairy Tale by Oxbridge Baby

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Come Outside - Bulbs

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W/C 17th May 2021 – Jack and the Beanstalk

 

Task 1 – Listen to the story of Jack and the Beanstalk. Did you know that a beanstalk is a stem of a bean plant?

 

Task 2 – Count steps, claps, jumps, marbles in a jar etc. realising that anything can be counted!

 

Task 3 – Follow the sequencing pictures to plant beans or seeds in a pot.

 

Nursery Rhyme of the Week/Phonics; Miss Polly had a dolly  

Jack and the Beanstalk Fairy Tale by Oxbridge Baby

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Task 3 - Sequencing pictures on how to grow a plant

Knowledge Organiser - The Magic Porridge Pot (W/C 3rd and 10th May)

W/C 10th May 2021 – The Magic Porridge Pot

 

Task 1 – Listen to the story again of The Magic Porridge Pot. Talk about the truth/lies. What do you think happens when you don’t tell the truth?

 

Task 2 – Count spoonsful of porridge into containers. Can you compare which has more/less? How do you know?

 

Task 3 – Taste different kinds of porridge. Which flavour is your favourite?

 

Nursery Rhyme of the Week/Phonics; Polly put the Kettle on

The Magic Porridge Pot (retold by Alan MacDonald) I Read Aloud I Classic Tales

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W/C 3rd May 2021 – The Magic Porridge Pot  

 

Task 1 – Listen to the story of The Magic Porridge Pot. Can you join in with the repeated refrains?

 

Task 2 – Make porridge, observe and talk about how a microwave works.

 

 

Nursery Rhyme of the Week/Phonics; Five Little Ducks

The Magic Porridge Pot (retold by Alan MacDonald) I Read Aloud I Classic Tales

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Knowledge Organiser - We're Going on a Bear Hunt (W/C 19th April & 26th April)

W/C 26th April 2021 – We’re Going on a Bear Hunt  

 

Task 1 – Look at todays weather, can you describe it? Can you remember the four seasons and what they are called? Play dress the teddy game – www.learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org.games.teddy-dresser

Click on the image below to play the game

 

 

Task 2 – Go on a number hunt to see if you can find different numbers around your home?

 

Task 3 – Look at different kinds of bears (PP). Talk about where the bear lives (habitat). Did you know that hibernation is a deep sleep that some animals go into during winter months.

 

Nursery Rhyme of the Week/Phonics; Sing and learn Down in the Jungle

Task 3 - Different kinds of Bears

W/C 19th April 2021 – We’re Going on a Bear Hunt  

 

Task 1 - Listen to the story We’re going on a Bear Hunt. Who is in your family?

 

Task 2 – Go on a shape hunt to see if you can find any circles, squares, triangles and rectangles around your home?

 

Task 3 – Describe different textures you have around the home/garden by touching them with your hands or walking on them with your feet.

 

 

 

Nursery Rhyme of the Week/Phonics; Sing and learn The Grand Old Duke of York

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Knowledge Organiser - Farmer Duck (W/C 22.3.21 & W/C 29.3.21)

W/C 29th March 2021 – Farmer Duck/Easter

 

Task 1 – Learn about animals on the farm (PowerPoint below) to find out where they live and what some of them produce.

 

Task 2 – Listen to the story (below) to learn about Easter and its meaning.

 

Task 3 – Learn how some families celebrate Easter (either using the PowerPoint slides or by watching CBeebies). What do you do at Easter with your families?

 

Nursery Rhyme of the Week/Phonics; Sing and learn Goosey, Goosey Gander

 

    

Goosey Goosey Gander(HD) SING ALONG Nursery Rhyme | Popular Nursery Rhymes | Shemaroo Kids

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Task 1 - Animals on the Farm

The Beginner's Bible: The Easter Story

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Task 3 - How do some families celebrate Easter?

CBeebies | Preparing for Easter | Let's Celebrate

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CBeebies | Celebrating Easter | Let's Celebrate

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W/C 22nd March 2021 – Farmer Duck

 

Task 1 - Listen to the story Farmer Duck. Do you know all the animals in the story?

 

Task 2 – Can you sort different toy animals by colour/ type/ size/ number of legs etc? 

 

Task 3 – Learn about the job of a farmer looking at the images below (after the story). 

 

Nursery Rhyme of the Week/Phonics; Sing and learn Mary had a little lamb

Knowledge Organiser - Space (Alien's Love Underpants W/C 22.2.20 & 1.3.21 How to Catch a Star W/C 8.3.21 & 15.3.21)

W/C 15th March 2021 – How to Catch a Star

 

Task 1 – Learn about the solar system by watching CBeebies 'stargazing'. Can you remember some of the names of the planets?

 

Task 2 – Learn about an astronaut by watching Let’s play on CBeebies. How does an astronaut travel? What must they wear?

 

Task 3 – Watch Apollo 11 landing on the moon. Did you know that the moon has craters on it, caused by rocks crashing onto it? Do the space quiz to test your knowledge!

 

Nursery Rhyme of the Week/Phonics; Sing and learn Twinkle, twinkle chocolate bar  

 

CBeebies Stargazing - Learning About The Solar System

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Apollo 11 - The First Moon Walk | Things You Wanna Know

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Task 3 - Space Quiz

W/C 8th March 2021 – How to Catch a Star

 

Task 1 - Listen to the story How to Catch a Star. Did you know that the sun is a star? The sun gives our planet Earth heat and light.   

 

Task 2 – Learn the planet song. Did you know that there are 8 planets in the solar system? Which planet do we live on?

 

Task 3 – Explore using different instruments. Can you copy and tap a steady beat? Can you make up your own rhythm using instruments? Everyday objects around the home make really good instruments.

 

 

Nursery Rhyme of the Week/Phonics; Sing and learn Twinkle, twinkle little star

How to Catch a Star by Oliver Jeffers I Read Aloud

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Outer Space: "We are the Planets," The Solar System Song by StoryBots | Netflix Jr

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W/C 1st March 2021 – Alien’s Love Underpants

 

Task 1 – Use the computer to find out some information on space or look at pages from an information book. 

 

Task 2 – Do a space dance! Can you copy the movements? Maybe you can make up your own movements? Or try walking like an astronaut in space?

 

Task 3 – We are going to learn about different weather. Which weather is Seren ready for? Can you choose the right item for the weather? Do you know the four seasons; Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter. Which season are we in now?

 

 

Nursery Rhyme of the Week/Phonics; Sing and learn Mary, Mary Quite Contrary

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Just Dance Kids 2 Jump Up

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Can you help dress Seren for different weather?

W/C 22nd February 2021 – Alien’s Love Underpants

 

Task 1 - Listen to the story Alien’s Love Underpants. Has anything gone missing from you?

 

Task 2 – Count your pants! How many are there altogether? Can you show the amount on your fingers? By drawing pictures or making marks?

 

Task 3 – Draw and describe an alien using as many interesting words as you can. Think about the colour, size, number of eyes, arms, legs etc.

 

Nursery Rhyme of the Week/Phonics; Sing and learn Little Bo Peep has lost her sheep

 

 

 

 

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Aliens Love underpants - Books Alive! Read Aloud book for kids

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Task 2 - Counting Pants and representing the amount by using fingers, making marks or drawing pictures

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Have a much needed rest over half-term with love from us all at nursery :) Remote Learning will begin again on W/C 22nd February

Knowledge Organiser - Supertato (W/C 1st and 8th February 2021)

W/C 8th February 2021 – Supertato  

 

Task 1 – Do some Superhero Yoga to stretch your bodies and exercise. Please see the Cosmic Kids video below.

 

Task 2 – Learn how and where does fruit and vegetables grow using the PowerPoint slide show below. 

 

Task 3 – Help make your favourite meal with your grown up.

Don’t forget to put a photo on Tapestry to show us!

 

Nursery Rhyme of the Week/Phonics; Sing and learn

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, once I caught a fish alive

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Spider Power yoga compilation | Cosmic Kids Yoga

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How and Where Do Fruits and Vegetables Grow?

W/C 1st February 2021 – Supertato

 

Task 1 - Listen to the story Supertato. Talk about what a Superhero does.  

 

Task 2 – Learn about some of the different food groups (below). The main ones we would like you to learn and remember are vegetables and fruit but there are a few extra if you would like an extra challenge. Do you know the names of the different vegetables in the story?

 

Task 3 – Do some Vegetable tasting. Which is your favourite?

 

 

 

You could do some printing with different kinds of vegetables and paint to create a picture.

 

 

Nursery Rhyme of the Week/Phonics; Sing and learn Row, Row, Row Your Boat

 

 

Sing along

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Supertato - Books Alive! Read Aloud book for kids

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The Gingerbread Man Knowledge Organiser (W/C 18th and 25th January 2021)

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W/C 25th January 2021 – The Gingerbread Man

 

Task 1 – Use drums (or a pan, chocolate tub) to tap out the repeated refrain “Run, run, as fast as you can! You can’t catch me I’m a gingerbread man!” Can you beat the drum loud and quiet following the rhythm?

 

Task 2 – Do some baking…talk about what happens when you add/mix the ingredients together. Share your photos on Tapestry so we can see your yummy treats! 

 

Task 3 – Play the Gingerbread Man game; counting, matching and ordering.

Click on the image below to play the game.

 

Nursery Rhyme of the Week/Phonics; Sing and learn Sing a song of sixpence

  

Sing a song of sixpence

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Task 1 - Use drums to tap out rhythms

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W/C 18th January 2021 – The Gingerbread Man

 

Task 1 - Listen to the story (below)The Gingerbread Man and join in with the repeated refrains; “Run, run as fast as you can! You can’t catch me I’m a gingerbread man!”

 

Task 2 – Investigate what happens when you dip a biscuit into a cold drink and a warm drink. Please do this activity with a grown up…Can you talk about what has happened? And why? Does the biscuit dissolve?

 

 

 

Task 3 – Ask your grown up to put a toy in different positions to help you use positional language to say where the toy is. Can you use the language; under, on top, behind, next to etc to describe where your toy is.

Nursery Rhyme of the Week/Phonics; Sing and learn Jelly on a plate

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The Gingerbread Man - Animated Fairy Tales for Children

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Task 3 - Positional Language

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We start the new year (Spring 1) with a new core book, You Can't Take an Elephant on a Bus! 

W/C 11th January 2021 - You Can't Take an Elephant on a bus!

 

Task 1 - Listen to the story (below). What animal would you like to sit next to and why?

 

Task 2 - From your home have a look at the different kinds of vehicles which you can see. Which vehicle did you see the most? You could ask your grown up with help to make marks/lines to show how many different kinds of transport you could see. 

 

Task 3 - Play let's compare game (animals). Have a go at comparing animals to see which is the biggest, smallest, shortest, longest and tallest?

Click on the image above to play the game

Nursery Rhyme of the Week (11.4.21) 

 

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You Can't Take an Elephant on the Bus by Patricia Cleveland-Peck

W/C 4th January 2021 - You Can't Take An Elephant On A Bus 

 

Task 1 - Listen to the story. Can you name all the animals in the story?

 

Task 2 - Look at different kinds of transport. Talk about which is your favourite and why? Can you tell the difference between old and new?

 

Task 3 - Play ladybird spots game; developing counting, matching and ordering skills. 

Click on the image above to the play game

Nursery Rhyme of the week (4.1.21)

 

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If you need a break there are plenty of educational TV children's show on BBC iplayer.

Enhance your home learning with some outdoor activities

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