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Summer 1 Jack and the flumflum Tree

W/C 24th May 2021

 

Topic - Jack and the flumflum tree

We complete the story this week and make a drum like the monkey in the story.

We will be listening to and joining in the nursery rhymes like Jack and Jill, Hey Diddle Diddle, If you're happy and you know it, I'm a little teapot and I'm a Dingle Dangle Scarecrow.

There will be instruments to accompany the nursery rhymes.

 

Phonics

We will be learning the sound, action and shape of the diagraph 'ur' and 'ow'.

We will read The Great Nursery Rhyme Disaster for 'ur' and say the sound with the action of mixing the curd in a bowl 'ur, ur churn the curd'. 

We will read 'Miaow said the cow' for 'ow' saying the rhyme 'ow ow miaow said the cow' with the action of horns on our heads with our fingers

There will be lots of opportunities to write the sound and find words that contain and rhyme with it. 

 

 

Maths

 

We will be counting, recognising and writing 17 and 18 teen numbers. Learning what is 1 more and 1 less. 

W/C 17th May 2021

 

Topic - Jack and the flumflum tree

We are reading the story to the part where we pick the fruit from the flum flum tree 

We will be exploring different fruits, making fruit smoothies in our smoothie bar. We will be printing and stamping with fruit and observational drawings of a fruit bowl. We will write instructions on how to make our own smoothie.

 

Phonics

We will be learning the sound, action and shape of the diagraph 'or' and 'ar'.

We will read Cinderella for 'or' and say the sound with the action of tearing up a tissue. 

We will read Shark in the park for 'ar' saying the rhyme 'ar ar shark in the park' with a shark fin hand on our head

There will be lots of opportunities to write the sound and find words that contain and rhyme with it. 

We will dig up bones with ar words on them and highlight words with the ar sound 

 

 

Maths

 

We will be counting, recognising and writing 15 and 16 teen numbers. Learning what is 1 more and 1 less.  

W/C 10th May 2021

 

Topic - Jack and the flumflum tree

We are reading the story to the part where we arrive at the island and meet the monkey.

We will be exploring our monkey side, making masks, pancake monkey faces, writing about our own flum flum tree and listening to jungle music.

 

Phonics

We will be learning the sound, action and shape of the diagraph 'oo'. We will be learning both of the sounds it makes 'oo' as in 'look' and 'oo' as in 'moon' 

We will read Whatever Next for 'oo' saying the rhyme 'zoom zoom go to the moon'

We will read 'I like books' for 'oo' saying the rhyme 'oo, oo I like books'

There will be lots of opportunities to write the sound and find words that contain and rhyme with it. 

We will make our own mini book and rocket.

 

 

Maths

 

We will be counting, recognising and writing 13 and 14 teen numbers. Learning what is 1 more and 1 less.  

W/C 3rd May 2021

 

Topic - Jack and the flumflum tree

The Magical story box this week will contain a shark and top trump shark cards.

The role play is based around boats, oceans and sea creatures.

We will be writing a fact sheet about Sharks using IT to help us.

We will make our own shark in creative.

 

Phonics

We will be learning the sound, action and shape of the diagraph 'oa' and the trigraph 'igh'

For 'igh' the action is to pull your pants out pretending they are too tight and say "igh igh my pants are tight". We will listen to the story of Three Billy Goats Gruff.

For 'oa' the action is to clap your hands and say "oa oa go for goal". The story is Football Fever.

There will be lots of opportunities to write the sound and find words that contain it.

 

Number

All about number 11. How many more than 10 is it? How can we make 11? Find 1 more/less.

 

Week 2 - 26th April 2021

 

 

Topic - Jack and the flumflum tree

We have a captains hat, map and boat in the story box. We will look at some treasure maps. How do we know where the treasure is. We will make our own maps. We will talk about our holidays to different places and the kinds of things we see there that are different to where we live.

 

 

Big Write - We talk about what we could find on an island. Draw and label e.g. a tower, castle, hill, volcano, church etc

 

Phonics - Learn the sound, action and rhyme for 'ai' and 'ee' We will share the stories 'Snail trail' and 'The Train Ride'. We will be sorting words like snail, trail, bail, mail for 'ai' and  'ee' words sorting such as green, teeth, sweet, sheep etc.

 

 

Numeracy - Doubling and halving to 10. 

Week 1 - 19th April 2021

 

Topic - Introducing our new story 'Jack and the flumflum tree'

Granny visit us and she is poorly. She has the moozles. 

We paint pictures of ourselves with the moozles and make get well cards. We thread blankets for Granny and make potions. We talk about not taking medicine without an adult.

 

Big Write - We visit the Drs and prescribe medicine to make us feel better. We talk about what the problem is and how it can be made better.

 

Phonics - Recap on sounds th, sh, ch, ng

 

Numeracy - Bonds to 10 and doubling numbers to 5,

 

 

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