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27/03/20

Week 2 School Closure Work Packs are uploaded for all year groups https://t.co/CtYwHIqbtS

27/03/20

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Free audio books for children from Amazon for limited time- so get listening! https://t.co/87u5xWtIiy

27/03/20

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Free Reading Resource:https://t.co/4iFnkfBDd5

25/03/20

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Want to know more about wildlife? Click below for a Q&A with Steve Backshaw. https://t.co/OqNuBpJ0Lk

25/03/20

Ideas for science at home https://t.co/AfWZ4odOQX 🌞 🌧 💨

25/03/20

The Maths Factor is free for the duration of the school closure. Have a go at logging on! 🧠 🥉🥈🥇https://t.co/06vQLOUVj2

24/03/20

Discover home learning here https://t.co/CtYwHIqbtS

21/03/20

Fantastic online library for children. No account needed, just pick your genre & interest. https://t.co/eXzuEMDDhg 📚 📖

20/03/20

If you have any questions please email or phone the school. We will remain available during normal school hours. Keep healthy and keep learning! 🍏 📚 ✏️ 020 7394 5700 info.org.uk

20/03/20

School Closure Home Learning - every Friday homework packs will be uploaded for each year group, for the week ahead. https://t.co/CtYwHIqbtS We have had a busy week this week, but there will be work on for week 1. From week 2 we will ensure all subjects are covered.

16/03/20

Respect ❤️ Resilience ❤️ Responsibility - the core values in Harris Free School Peckham. (new school signs made by the pupils and Arty Party) https://t.co/JOj2Ue1d0F

13/03/20

Amazing performance of Hamlet by the travelling today in our school, following our in-class workshops. What a brilliant drama experience - a Shakespeare classic! https://t.co/GSSF0PaC5V

04/03/20

Year 2 Learning about the religions in our community at Peckham Mosque 🕌 https://t.co/Whu21RPGLS

02/03/20

Designing and building our school environment together, looking forward to seeing the results! https://t.co/kTJpnGt67h

25/02/20

Year 5 djembe 🎵 https://t.co/MYQskPttNn

25/02/20

Year 3 Music performance - playing the recorder & reading music 🎶 🎵wow! https://t.co/G3oshCx0vH

25/02/20

Year 2 looking at prints and sculpture 🎨 https://t.co/xUSJ0LFrvC

13/02/20

End of Spring 1 Cake Sale today at 15:30 🧁 🍰

13/02/20

An end of term celebration for children who read 6 books during our Reading Challenge! 📚 📖 https://t.co/R6OdQlq5ic

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Help Your Child with Mathematics

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In the Street:
 

  •  Recognising bus numbers
  •  Number plate hunt. Who can find a 7? Add the numbers up.
  •  Comparing door numbers
  •  Counting – how many lampposts on the way to school?
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Doing the washing:
 

  • Counting in 2s – matching shoes

  • Sorting by colour and size.

  • Matching/pairing up socks.

  • Find four shoes that are different sizes. Can you put them in order.

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Time:
 

  • What day is it yesterday, today, tomorrow?

  • Use timers, phones and clocks to measure short periods of time.

  • Count down 10/ 20 seconds to get to the table/ into bed etc.

  • Recognising numbers on the clock. If you cover a number, what number was missing?

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Food:
 

  • Can you cut your toast into 4 pieces? Can you cut it into triangles?
  • Setting the table. Counting the right number of plates etc. How many more do we  need?
  • Can you make shapes/ patterns out of the knives and forks. Can you put them in the right place in the drawers?
  • Helping with the cooking by measuring and counting ingredients.
  • Setting the timer.
  • Positional language at dinner time: what is on the rice, where are the carrots etc?
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Going shopping:
 

  • Reading price tags

  • Counting items into the basket

  • Finding and counting coins

  • Comparing weights – which is heavier

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Measuring:
 

  • Are you taller than a …?
  • Marking height on the wall.
  • Cut hand shapes out of paper. How many hands long is the couch? How long is the table? Which is longer?
  • Who has the biggest hands in our family?
  • How many steps from the gate to the front door?
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Shapes:
 

  • Cut a potato into shapes (circles, triangle etc). Use with paint to make pictures and patterns.
  • Cut out shapes from coloured paper/ newspaper and arrange into pictures.
  • Shape hunt: Can you find a square in your house (windows etc), a circle …
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Playdough:

Here’s a simple recipe:

  • 1 cup of plain flour
  • 1 cup of water
  • 1 tablespoon cooking oil
  • 2 teaspoons cream of tartar
  • Half a cup of salt
  • Food colouring and essences (optional)

Put all ingredients in a large saucepan, and heat slowly, stirring all the time until it forms a ball. Keep it wrapped in clingfilm or in a covered tub to stop it drying out. Then:

  • Make numerals and shapes
  • Sort shapes into groups, or order by size
  • Make long and short wiggly snakes.
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  Games:
 

  • Putting cards into piles
  • Jigsaws (you can make your own by cutting up a magazine picture)
  • Snap (matching pairs) or Happy Families (collect 4 of a kind)
  • Snakes and ladders or other simple dice games.
  • Adding numbers on two dice.
  • Bingo, with numbers or shapes
  • Hopscotch
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Number rhymes and songs:

Eg: 5 little monkeys jumping on the bed
One fell off and bumped his head
Mummy called the doctor and the doctor said
“No more monkeys jumping on the bed!”
4 little monkeys jumping on the bed …

Your child can teach you lots more or try this website which has the words and sings it for you:

http://www.nurseryrhymes4u.com/

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Internet maths games:

www.mathszone.co.uk

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/maths/

http://www.familylearning.org.uk/online_math_games.html

www.sesamestreet.org