Home learning in Year 1


Compulsory Homework
  • Reading – (10 mins per evening) Children should be heard to read regularly – parents can write comments in the reading diaries to update teachers of progress at home
  • Phonics activities linked to the child’s current ‘phase’ of learning
  • Number bonds/tables  Children should learn number bonds to 10 and 20. Have a go at some times tables if you can!


Optional Homework Spring 2019
Homework Title:


 What would aliens find if they landed in Low Fell?





Suggested activities:

  • Design and make a model of a building you might find in Low Fell e.g. shops, houses, or even our school!
  • Recreate the Angel of the North using any materials you have at home. Can you make up a story about the Angel?
  • Create your own map of Saltwell Park. Can you include a key?
  • Can you research any local inventors and make a poster?
  • What would you like to invent? Perhaps a new toy to play with? Or something we could use on our playground?