Monday 18th January 2021

Good morning Reception!


Today we would like you to learn the sound ‘ir’. You will find a video at:

We would like you to watch the video, recognising and saying the ‘ir’ sound. Once the video has finished use your whiteboard from your home learning pack to practise writing the ‘ir’ sound.

Challenge: Can you write 3 words with the ‘ir’ sound? Can you write a sentence with one of the words?



For our Literacy activity today, we would like you to practise sounding out and blending words. We have uploaded the reading books for this onto Google Classroom. Have a go at reading the books. Oxford Owl also have many free eBooks available on their website. You need to register for an account to access the free books.



Today we are going to explore weight. We would like you to complete the White Rose Alive in 5, week 3, session 1 Activity. The video and resources can be found at:

Challenge: Can you find some objects around your home and put them in order from lightest to heaviest?



Over the next few weeks, we would like you to make a booklet about the planets.

Today we would like you to learn about the planet Mercury. With help from your adult, have look at the PowerPoint about Mercury on Google Classroom. We would like you to draw a picture of Mercury and write some facts about the planet.


Remember to send photographs of any completed activities to


If you have any questions or need anything, please get in touch!


The Reception Team


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