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Thursday 14th May

Below is a list of today’s activities. Choose which order you would like to complete them in.


Remember if you have run out of books at home you can use your oxford owl account. https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/

1M – Username: 1mforever       password: password

1O – Username: 1oforever          password: password

Today’s activity – Choose a book/comic/newspaper to read for 20minutes. Thinking of a book you have read recently, can you think about the main event? Draw a picture of the main event.



Today I would like you to end your letter to Captain Tom. In this section I would like you to include some questions. What would you like to ask Captain Tom and how would you like to end your letter?

For example:

Was it difficult to walk that many laps? What are your hobbies? Where do you live?

Thank you for reading my letter Captain Tom and thank-you for all your effort in helping the NHS.

Yours sincerely




Click on the link below to open today’s Phonics PowerPoint, you will need something to write with.

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A fun little 3D shapes game. You will need an adult to sign in using their email.


Activity: Look for one sphere shaped object in your house, eg: a ball or an orange etc and one cube shaped object eg: a box or a dice etc.

Can you talk about their differences and afterwards, in your book write 2 sentences highlighting these differences?

For example: The orange has ____ corners but the dice has ___.

Challenge: Can you write a sentence comparing these shapes?

Comparing 3D Shapes activities


ICTPurple Mash – Maze Explorers

Last week we started learning about mazes and giving instructions to make objects move around the screen.

On purple mash click on the todo called ‘2Go’.

A screen should come up and in the bottom left corner click on the challenges tab.

Complete Challenges 3 and 4 only.

Remember if you get stuck click on the question mark at the top and it will remind you what you have to do.



Jo Wicks is doing daily work outs for children to complete a 30 minute PE lesson. Click on the link below which will take you to his channel on you tube.

Joe Wicks’ YouTube Channel


Once finished take some photos and email them to your teacher and let them know how well you did.

email address: year1@thomasarnold.bardaglea.org.uk