Home Learning

Week Beginning 8th June 2020

Home Learning – 8.6.2020

Hello everyone,

We hope that you have had a great week. Starting from today, all home learning will now be on Purple Mash.

If you do not have your child’s Purple Mash Login details, please e-mail the Reception Team: reception@thomasarnold.bardaglea.org.uk

Accessing the home learning on Purple Mash 

Once you have logged in you will find tasks which we have set for the children. You can access this by clicking the red 2Do icon at the top of the screen. You will find all of the PowerPoint presentations and activities there.

Here is a more detailed guide on the 2Do’s: 2Dos – Parent Guide


Home Learning Activities


This week you will be looking at the story Hansel and Gretel.


Please visit the Oxford Owl Website  and choose from a huge range of books to read. Your child should be reading every day.

Click on My class login and use the these login details to gain access:

Username: receptionmaple

Password: password

Make sure to choose the 4-5 age group



This week for maths you will learning about telling the time.


This week you will write a few sentences about yourself like Miss Villarin has done below. You can type the sentence out first and then use the interactive pen to go over it to practise your letter formation. Remember to save your work so your teachers can see it.


Here are your sounds for this week:

Monday sh, Tuesday the (that), Wednesday th (thin), Thursday ch and Friday please recap the sounds.


This week for IPC you will be looking at the people who help us from emergency services.


Purple Mash Blog 


The children have the opportunity to add comments and share their work in the blog posts above. You can find this in the Sharing tab when you log in to Purple Mash and just click on Shared Blogs. The Reception team will also share some useful resources to support you with the home learning, so please check it regularly.


Please continue to upload your children’s work on Tapestry so we can see the work they have completed.


If you require any assistance please do not hesitate to contact the Reception team via email here: reception@thomasarnold.bardaglea.org.uk

Have a wonderful week!