Nursery home learning

Please share your child's learning with us, email photos to: eyfsworkshare@wellington.towerhamlets.sch.uk
 
Don't forget to include your child's name and class as the email subject. We are so delighted with all the wonderful learning that has been happening at home, well done Jade Class!

 

A selection of fantastic learning from last week.

 

Nursery home learning this week:

Monday
Start your day with a five-minute work out with The Body Coach. https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=5+minute+workout+for+kids

Maths
Can you help Peter Rabbit count the fruits and vegetables in Mr. McGregor’s garden? Follow the link: https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/puzzles/peter-rabbit-counting

English
Watch the Tale of Peter Rabbit. Can you tell an adult what happened in the story? Follow the link:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p_LeUSA-qIg

Learning Together Menu
Choose an exciting activity to do from the learning together menu below. Don’t forget to email us your lovely pictures!

Tuesday
Start your day with some Yoga. https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga

Maths
Count some of the fruits and vegetables in your kitchen. What do you have the most of? What do you have the least of?

Phonics
Have fun identifying sounds and playing listening games about sounds that can be heard outside. 
Follow the link: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/school-radio/eyfs-outside-sounds/zjyvt39
 

Learning Together Menu
Choose an exciting activity to do from the learning at home PowerPoint below. Don’t forget to email us your lovely pictures!

Wednesday
Start your day with a 5 a Day.
https://www.youtube.com/results?sp=mAEB&search_query=5+A+DAY

English
Read a story with an adult at home. Who is your favourite character in the story? Can you draw a picture of them?

Theme
Our topic for this term is People who Help us. It is really important to wash our hands and keep them clean. Listen to this song by Dr Ranj. Think of some actions to go with the song. Follow the link: https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/radio/get-well-soon-wash-your-hands-song

Learning Together Menu
Choose an exciting activity to do from the learning at home PowerPoint below. Don’t forget to email us your lovely pictures!

Thursday
Start your day with some Yoga. Follow this link: https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga

Maths
Watch the second part of this video all about shapes. Have a go at the games and try and guess the names correctly. Follow the link: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zf33y9q/articles/ztpwdmn

English
Watch this video to help you learn the letters of the alphabet. Can you see the letters in your name?
Follow the link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=75p-N9YKqNo

Learning Together Menu
Choose an exciting activity to do from the learning at home PowerPoint below. Don’t forget to email us your lovely pictures!

Friday
Get dancing with Otis! Follow the link: https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/m000jsf1/otis-boogie-beebies-series-1-1-zoom-to-the-moon

Maths
Have a go at drawing some of the shapes that you know. Ask and adult to guess what shapes you have drawn!

English
Sing some of your favourite nursery rhymes with your parents eg, Humpty Dumpty, the wheels on the bus. Don’t forget to do the actions!

Learning Together Menu
Choose an exciting activity to do from the learning at home PowerPoint below. Don’t forget to email us your lovely pictures!

Learning Together Menu

Choose a different activity to do with your child each day- have fun!

Storytime

Listen to Ms Begum reading Mr Gumpy's Outing by John Burningham.

Listen to Ms Begum reading Oh Dear! by Rod Campbell.

Other ideas for learning at home...

 Keep the balloon up

Can you

  • blow up some balloons
  • keep batting the balloon into the air
  • don't let the  balloons don’t touch the ground!
  • make it more fun and turn it into a game or competition

Physical movement is very important for good health and development so exercise every day

Story time

Can you

  • re-tell a traditional tale, acting it out using toys (Can you remember Goldilocks?)
  • make a poster or make tickets and ask your family to come and watch
  • film it on a device and watch back with your family

Make a sandwich with a grown up

Can you

  • butter the bread?
  • place the filling on carefully?
  • cut your sandwich in half?

 

Make some play-dough

Can you get a bowl and mix in

  • one cup of flour
  • half a cup of salt
  • half a cup of water

You can add one or two drops of food colouring if you want to.

This video shows you how to make play-dough:

https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=simple+playdough+recipe&source=lmns&safe=strict&hl=en&ved=2ahUKEwjtgIKCtp_oAhXPIRQKHY2_ALMQ_AUoAHoECAEQAA#kpvalbx=_ZqpvXqKKFeyP1fAPmqausA827

 

Help with the washing up

 

Box Modelling

Can you

  • collect empty boxes and containers
  • make a model
  • decorate your model

 

Read a story

 

Make a Den

Can you

  • collect cushions and blankets
  • make a den
  • go inside it and play

 

Peg out some washing

 

Set the table for your family

Playing shops

Can you

  • get some food and set up a shop in the kitchen or living room
  • price each item using paper tags (numbers to 10)
  • take it in turns to buy items from the shop
  • pay with either real money or make your own paper coins.

Use this opportunity to talk about healthy eating too

Measuring and counting

Can you

  • find plastic containers such as yogurt pots, milk bottles, cups
  • find a pan and put it in your kitchen sink
  • use the different pots to fill the pan, count how many pots it takes to fill it up e.g. how many yogurt pots?, how may cups?
  • use words like "full", "empty", "half", "more", "less"

Make a scrap book

Can you

  • make a book by folding a piece of paper in half
  • find pictures, numbers and words and letters in old news papers and magazines
  • cut them out and stick them into your book
  • share your scrap book with someone in your family and talk about what you have stuck inside

You could make scrap books of different things e.g. an animal scrap book, a number scrap book, a colour scrap book

Measuring hands

Can you

  • on paper, draw around the hands of people in your family
  • cut the hands out

Put them in order from biggest to smallest

 

Help to tidy and clean

 

Make a cress family

You need cress seed and empty egg shells or yogurt pots

Can you

  • draw a face on a yogurt post or egg shell
  • put wet tissue/cotton wool into the yogurt pot or egg shell
  • sprinkle on some cress seeds
  • put them on a window sill to grow

 

Dance with your family

 

Play Kim’s Game

Play this game with lots of people from your family

Can you

  • collect 7 objects from around the home
  • get a small towel or scarf
  • show your family your 7 objects
  • hide them with the towel or scarf
  • secretly take one object away
  • show your family the 6 objects that are left
  • can they guess what you have taken

 

Pair up socks

Can you

  • collect the socks that have been washed
  • match them up
  • give them out to your family

Sorting Washing

Can you

  • Help your parent to empty the washing machine
  • Sort the washing items by colour
  • Count the clothes as you take them out