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Tuesday 12th January


Phonics (optional)

If you feel as though your child would benefit from continuing phonics practise, please use the links below.

Similarly, if you would like to use these activities instead of or in addition to the reading practise above, please feel free to do so.




LO: To listen to stories by the same author and apply phonic skills to decode these stories.


Today, we are going to focus on another story by Simon Bartram, called 'Man on the Moon (a day in the life of Bob)'. Listen to the story below. What is the same or different about this story and 'Dougal's deep-sea diary'?



  1. Listen to the story by watching the video below.
  2. Read part of the story for yourself by clicking the document below. Answer the questions about this part of the story. Any words that you are unsure of, ask an adult or use the internet to help you.

Man on the Moon - Simon Bartram





LO: To select correct amounts of money.


Play 'Hit the Button' to practise your number bonds to 10, 20 and 100. What's your highest score?


Watch the video below. You might need to pause the video to do some working out. Write your answers into your remote learning book.


If you would like some extra practise, you can complete the questions on the worksheet below either by printing out the worksheet, writing on top on the worksheet via activities on ClassDojo, or by writing your answers into your remote learning book.

Money - Selecting Correct Amounts

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Today, we are going to be learning about one of the world's most famous explorers, Christopher Columbus. Watch the video below to learn about who he is and why he is so well known.



  1. Watch the information video.
  2. Create a story map of Christopher Columbus' discovery of The Americas. Draw a picture and write a short sentence for each part.
  3. Do you think Christopher Columbus was a good person? Why/why not? Write/record your answer and explanation and send it to me on Class Dojo. You might have more than one answer!

Who is Christopher Columbus?

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