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    27 April 2020

    Daily Message

    Welcome back to another exciting week at the Charles Dickens Virtual School!

    It’s Monday, which means it’s Science and Dance day!

    When you’ve completed your learning for the day if you would like to you could join in here with Ms Gemmel’s daily song.

    And don’t forget to send your work in for feedback to year1.charlesdickens@gmail.com


    This week’s suggested timetable is here

    Maths

    Maths

    If you are in Mr Young, Ms Mchale or Ms Gemmel’s maths group click here for today’s lesson. (Page 113 of your workbook)

    If you are in Ms Shafia and Ms Harris’ maths group click here for Part One of today’s lesson.

    And here for Part Two (Page 101 of your workbook)

    We use Maths No Problem textbooks and workbooks. If you are not a Charles Dickens pupil you can get them here.

    English

    English

    Here is our English, it’s Guided Reading today, we will be looking how authors think extremely carefully about the words they write with because they want you to feel a certain way when you read it.

    Learn more with Miss McHale: click here to watch the video.
    Click here for today’s Phonics lesson.

    Year 1 Virtual School

    28 April 2020

    Daily Message

    Happy Tuesday Year One!

    We are continuing with Flotsam in our English lesson today and Ms McHale has a brilliant lesson planned for you.

    Today is Geography day so please click the links below to find today’s lesson.

    Click here for the next chapter in our class book, A Boy and a Bear in a Boat.

    Click here for Ms Gemmel’s song of the day!

    And don’t forget to send your work in for feedback to year1.charlesdickens@gmail.com


    This week’s suggested timetable is here

    Maths

    Maths

    If you are in Mr Young, Ms Mchale or Ms Gemmel’s maths group click here for today’s lesson. (Page 114 of your workbook)

    Click here to watch the lesson video.

    If you are in Ms Shafia and Ms Harris’ maths group click here for today’s introduction.

    Click here to watch the lesson video. (Page 101 of your workbook)

    We use Maths No Problem textbooks and workbooks. If you are not a Charles Dickens pupil you can get them here.

    English

    English

    Happy Tuesday – we are back to Flotsam today! Get comfortable, as we read through the whole of the book today!

    We will be practising how to retell a story in the first person today. Bring along those fabulous acting skills, some props and your brain and that’s it!

    Click here to watch the lesson video.

    Click here for today’s Phonics lesson.

    Year 1 Virtual School

    29 April 2020

    Daily Message

    Welcome to wonderful Wednesday Year One!

    We are continuing with Flotsam in our English lesson with Ms McHale and another exciting phonics lesson with Mrs Shafia.

    Today is art day so please click the links below to find today’s lesson which is inspired by Eric Carle.

    Click here for the next chapter in our class book, A Boy and a Bear in a Boat: Click here to watch the video.

    And don’t forget to send your work in for feedback to year1.charlesdickens@gmail.com


    This week’s suggested timetable is here

    Maths

    Maths

    If you are in Mr Young, Ms Mchale or Ms Gemmel’s maths group click here for today’s lesson. (Page 114 of your workbook)

    If you are in Ms Shafia and Ms Harris’ maths group click here for today’s lesson: (Page 107 of your workbook):

    We use Maths No Problem textbooks and workbooks, if you aren’t a Charles Dickens pupil you can get them here.

    English

    English

    Good morning Year Ones! Following on from yesterday’s acting, we’ll be using all of that wonderful language to put it into our writing as we write sentences in the first person.

    Click here for today’s English lesson.

    Click here for today’s Phonics lesson.

    Year 1 Virtual School

    30 April 2020

    Daily Message

    Guten Morgen Year One! – that’s good morning in German!

    Today is Thursday and we are continuing our journey with Flotsam. We are very excited to see you writing this week!

    Today is French and Yoga day and we are really excited to share Ms Lucile and Ms Fraser’s lesson with you.

    Please click here for today’s next instalment of our class book:

    And don’t forget to send your work in for feedback to year1.charlesdickens@gmail.com


    This week’s suggested timetable is here

    Maths

    Maths

    If you are in Mr Young, Ms Mchale or Ms Gemmel’s maths group click here for today’s lesson. (Page 119 of your workbook)

    If you are in Ms Shafia and Ms Harris’ maths group click here for today’s lesson: (Page 87 of your workbook).

    We use Maths No Problem textbooks and workbooks, if you aren’t a Charles Dickens pupil you can get them here.

    English

    English

    Hello wonderful writers of Year One! We were amazed at your writing from yesterday, well done! We will be writing three more sentences for three more pictures today in character. Let’s get going!

    Click here for today’s English lesson, you will also need your writing book or some paper and a pencil.

    Click here for today’s Phonics lesson.

    Year 1 Virtual School

    1 May 2020

    Daily Message

    Happy Friday Year Ones!

    It has been a brilliant week in the Virtual School and we are thrilled to bits with all the work you have been sending in – well done everyone!

    Today our focus is Wellbeing and RE day where Mr Eggleton and Mr Smith have some interesting lessons for you.

    Please click here for today’s next instalment of our class book:

    And don’t forget to send your work in for feedback to year1.charlesdickens@gmail.com


    This week’s suggested timetable is here

    Maths

    Maths

    If you are in Mr Young, Ms Mchale or Ms Gemmel’s maths group click here for today’s lesson. (Page 122 of your workbook)

    If you are in Ms Shafia and Ms Harris’ maths group click here for today’s lesson: (Page 115 of your workbook).

    We use Maths No Problem textbooks and workbooks, if you aren’t a Charles Dickens pupil you can get them here.

    English

    English

    Welcome to Friday’s Englsih lesson! We are starting with some spellings and handwriting and then revisiting noun phrases!

    Click here for today’s English lesson.

    Click here for today’s Phonics lesson.

    Contact

    Contact

    We would love to see your work so please email us in pictures of your work and if you wanted to ask a question or speak to us you can contact your teachers at year1.charlesdickens@gmail.com

    Today's English

    English

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    Today's Maths

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    Humanities

    Humanities

    For this week’s geography lesson Ms Rhys-Evans is continuing your new unit all about the seaside!

    Watch the lesson here.

    Click here for the lesson guide.
    Click here for your worksheet.

    Art & Music

    Creative

    Using our new art packs we’re creating a collage with flying doves, inspired by Henri Matisse. Click here for this week’s art lesson with Mr Yusuf, and follow along with the help sheet!

    Click here for the help sheet.

    Music

    Hello Year 2! For our Music Lesson this week we’ll be identifying sounds though listening, reading with notation and learning a song I sung when I was in school. Enjoy.

    Click here to watch the lesson video.

    Science

    Science

    Click here for this week’s science lesson.

    Watch Ms Gemmel’s video from our School Garden here.

    Click here for your worksheet.

    Active

    Active

    For your active lessons this week, we have Yoga with Ms Fraser: Click here to watch the video.

    And dance with Delene, Click here to watch the video.

    French

    French

    Bonjour Year one!

    First, please click here to watch my French super stars video. I share the beautiful work that children have sent me, it’s very exciting!

    This week’s activity is learning a French rhyme. We will be using our knowledge of the body parts and mini bugs. Click here for our lesson.

    Click here to practise the rhyme.

    Au revoir

    Wellbeing

    Wellbeing

    Click here to watch Mr Eggleton launch into a lesson about cheerfulness.

    SRE

    SRE

    Today we are starting a new topic in PSHCE, relationships and sex education, which will be taught by Mr Vanson. During this lesson you will be looking at hygiene.

    Click here to watch the video.

    Click here for the worksheet.

    RE

    RE

    This week we will be learning more about the Muslim pilgrimage of Hajj and finding out where Hajj takes place. Click here to watch the video.

    Click here for your worksheet.

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