Welcome to St Thomas More ‘Home Learning’ Platform. 

Here you will find interesting and exciting learning opportunities to do at home.  

Please use the exercise book provided by the school to complete all your learning.  Make sure all work is presented well, in your best handwriting and that it has a date and title. Please email your ‘Proudest Pieces’ once a week to your Class Teacher!

 

Weekly Focused Learning:

Week 14 Home Learning (Last week of Term) w/c 13th July 2020

Week 14 Year 1 Home Learning Transport and Transition

Week 14 White Rose Maths Resources w/c 13th July 2020

Lesson 1 (Monday): Lesson-1-Time-to-the-hour

Lesson 2 (Tuesday): Lesson-2-Time-to-the-half-hour

Lesson 3 (Thursday): Lesson-3-Writing-time

Lesson 4 (Friday): Lesson-4-Comparing-time

Week 13 Home Learning w/c 6th July 2020

Week 13 Home Learning Year 1

Week 13 White Rose Maths Resources w/c 6th July 2020

Lesson 1 (Monday):Lesson-1-Find-a-half-1

Lesson 2 (Tuesday): Lesson-2-Find-a-half-2

Lesson 3 (Thursday): Lesson-3-Find-a-quarter-1

Lesson 4 (Friday): Lesson-4-Find-a-quarter-2

 

Week 12 Home Learning w/c 29th June 2020

Week 12 Home Learning Year 1

Week 12 White Rose Maths Resources w/c 20th June 2020

Lesson 1 (Monday) Lesson-1-Ordering-numbers

Lesson 2 (Tuesday) Lesson-2-Recognising-coins

Lesson 3 (Thursday) Lesson-3-Recognising-notes

Lesson 4 (Friday) Lesson 4 – Counting in coins

Live Link and More Information on The Good Shepherd Mass Monday 29th June 2020 at 10am

Good Shepherd Mass 29th June 2020 (2)

Week 11 Home Learning w/c 22nd June 2020

Week 11 Home Learning project

Week 11 White Rose Maths Resources w/c 22nd June 2020

Lesson 1 (Monday) Lesson-1-Counting-to-100

Lesson 2 (Tuesday) Lesson-2-Partitioning-numbers

Lesson 3 (Thursday) Lesson-3-Comparing-numbers-1

Lesson 4 (Friday) Lesson-4-Comparing-numbers-2

Week 11 Sock fest Fun

Sock Fest – Throw Catch activity 4

Week 10 Home Learning w/c 15th June 2020

Week 10 Year 1 Home Learning

Week 10 White Rose Maths Resources to be used alongside the videos on the website for w/c 15.06.20

Lesson-1-Make-arrays-2020

Lesson-2-Make-doubles-2020

Lesson-3-Make-equal-groups-sharing-2020

Lesson-4-Make-equal-groups-grouping-2020

 

 

 


As we continue to adjust our way of life there are many challenges we face. At times these can be tricky – for our children and for ourselves. Here is a selection of advice, links and resources which we hope you find useful.

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Calm-Pack-Letter

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relaxation-cards

My-School-Is-Closed-today-social-story-1

The-coronovirus-social-story-1

http://Coronavirus For Kids Axel Scheffler

Mental Health Support Primary Newsletter PRIMARY

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Child and Adult-mindfulness-colouring-sheets-bumper-pack-

emotions-board-game

https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga

https://www.nhs.uk/oneyou/every-mind-matters/

 

Free Ebook: Everybody Worries

Prayers Needed | The Grace Place Church

https://www.birminghamdiocese.org.uk/parishes-online

http://Bishop Patrick McKinney

Teach-Us-To-Pray

 

 

Reading:

Oxford Owl            https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/

Phonics Play           https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/

BorrowBox Oxfordshire Library  ***Amazing resource where you can borrow e-books from the library

This book about Coronavirus has been written to help children to understand more about it and to understand more about how we can help by staying at home. It also includes a heartwarming message about being kind. It is illustrated by Axel Scheffler from The Gruffalo story.

 

Maths Calculation Policy

St-Thomas-More-Calculation-Policy-2018

 

Physical Activity:

Physical Activities for Children STM

Move and count to 100 with Jack Hartman.

 

Internet Safety:

Parent help and advice in a digital world

Keeping children safe online training for parents

Parent online safety at home survey

https://parentinfo.org/article/child-online-safety-during-lockdown-where-to-report?

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Fancy something different:

Make a Positive Thought Box

NHS-Learning-Project- KS1

 

Lego challenges:

Lego30daychallenge

27-Brick-Challenge-Calendar

Rainbows as Symbols of Hope Please join our school project to spread Hope in our community!

 

More Home Learning Resources:

Generic Learning

Home Learning Websites and Resources

 

Useful websites for further ideas on home learning:

 

  1. BBC Bite size

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize

 

2. National Geographic Kids

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/teacher-category/primary-resources/

 

3. 30 virtual field trips

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1SvIdgTx9djKO6SjyvPDsoGlkgE3iExmi3qh2KRRku_w/preview

4. Twinkl ‘parents hub’ – sign up for free, to download learning packs for each year group

https://www.twinkl.com/resources/parents

https://www.twinkl.co.uk/search?term=school+closure

 

5. CBeebies Bedtime Stories

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/watch/bedtime-stories-readers

 

6. Oak National Academy

https://www.thenational.academy/