Lockdown Home Learning

These pages are ready for partial or full closure of the school due to COVID. Home learning will be allocated on these pages if a closure occurs. Please see below for an example of previous home learning.

Year 1 Home Learning

Below is many learning activities with opportunity for online learning as well as a printable booklet (please choose what is best suitable for you). We suggest working from activity 1 and so on. The KS1 team would like to thank all parents for your continued support in home learning, please do what you can.

Our new topic is ‘Wiggle and Crawl’.


Length, capacity/volume, mass, and coin recognition.

Activity 1:

The National Oak Academy Online lesson: Comparing mass (light, heavy)

Activity 2:

The National Oak Academy Online lesson: Find the mass of objects using non-standard units

Activity 3:

The National Oak Academy Online lesson: Find the mass of objects using standard units

Activity 4:

Education City Recognising and identifying coins

Twinkl Supporting PowerPoint for learning

Activity 5:

Education City Comparing coin values

Maths extensions/challenges


Education City Giving change

Time, length and capacity problem solving challenge cards:


Capacity games/resource pack:


BBC Y1 Weekly maths challenges:

BBC Bitesize


For phonics, please access ‘phonics play’ where all activities are currently offered completely free. The children are familiar with phonics play and it’s format.

Activity 1:

Education City Using prepositions

Activity 2:

Education City Using full stops and commas

Activity 3:

Education City Clauses using ‘and’. Then write a short piece about what you have been up to during your time at home. In your sentences can you use the word ‘and’. Remember, you would normally only use and once per sentence, don’t let your sentence get too long! J

Activity 4:

Education City Composing sentences using correct grammar and punctuation

Activity 5:


Watch the ugly bug song to find out what it will be like!

Create your own leaflet about the ugly bug ball! Where will it be? Who can go? Describe which bugs will be there and what will happen at the ball! Remember a ball is like a party... for ugly bugs… (minibeasts!) You might want to draw pictures to match!


Education City Story comprehension

Additional activity:

Twinkl Read and roll phonics phase 5 game


Minibeasts reading comprehension.


Book review template.


Galactic Phonics

Spell Zone


Phonics Play

Education City

‘ay’ sound worksheets and interactive games.


Can I understand a food chain?  Education city activity: Education City


Can I study my local area and identify key human features? Take a walk with a family member (an adult) and see what human features you see on your walk (this means they are made by humans).

Can you see any of these features?

Lampposts, wall, fence, park, canal, house, shop, hotel, bridge, path.

List what you see and draw a picture to represent your walk when you return!


The National Oak Academy Online lesson: To learn about an artist and go on a texture hunt around your home! You will need a pencil and paper.

PSHE/ Well-being

Twinkl Mindfulness activity cards - can you complete some of these mindfulness activities?

Additional PSHE/Well-being activities

Can you keep a well-being journal?

Twinkl Journal template

Twinkl Five minute boredom busters

Twinkl Well-being craft: things to look forward to jar

BBC Video clip: discussion point


Tennis – team games - Hitting a ball back and forth, Gymnastics - Understand how to find space when travelling and methods of travelling creatively, add basic rolls into a solo, use shape and balances.


BBC Teach activities – This game had 3 sections: listen and layer, feel the beat and make some noise. Over 2 weeks, children could choose a different activity, and follow the instructions to learn about the different areas of music.