Home learning for Reception - Wrens

Below is Work for weeks one & two (Week Beginning 23rd & 30th March)

Please find below a list of activities you might like to do with your children.

Many Thanks Mrs Pontefract & Mrs Pratt

Activities to do at home

-Construction- you could draw and label a plan first- what will you make?

-Role play

-Jigsaw puzzles




-Read books and practice keywords

-Look at 50 things to do before you’re 5 – East Sussex initiative with a Facebook page for more information.


-Phonics games:

Phonics play website is currently free to use: https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/

Username: march20 Password: home

We have taught phase 2 and phase 3 sounds. The children are particularly familiar with the following games:

Buried Treasure

Tricky Word Trucks

Picnic on Pluto

-Teach your monster to read App

-Hammond Education on Youtube has various phonics games in short clips


-Read or watch a story together then discuss it- Who was in the story? Where did the story happen? What was your favourite part? Can you draw a picture of the events that happened?

Examples of stories online can be found on:

Cbeebies bedtime stories


-Handwriting practice. Practising correct letter formation and starting in the right place



· Numbots

· Numberblocks episodes on iplayer

· Top marks website - various games. Select Early Years. www.topmarks.co.uk

· Youtube song videos- e.g.

· Days of the week https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mXMofxtDPUQ&vl=en

· counting on in 1s with Jack Hartmann https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tLzOkpH2zyM

· Count to 20 with Jack Hartmann https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_MVzXKfr6e8

· count in 2s,

· name the shapes

· Count in 10s

· www.ictgames.com ‘Counting caterpillar’ ordering numbers game

General Websites

www.tts-group.co.uk This website does have an Early Years pack that can be downloaded if you wish to find additional activities to do at home.

www.twinkl.co.uk - This website has set up a free login that can be currently used to downloading activities and resources to do at home if you wish to. 'UKTWINKLHELPS'



-https://www.mrsmactivity.co.uk/ There are free resources you can access by entering your email address.


- Joe Wicks 8 minute move workouts on YouTube

- Cosmic kids yoga

- Moovlee monkey (great for calming down and taking a quiet few minutes)

N&R Activities you could do at home