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Year 1 - May 22nd 2020​​​​​​​

Please note this is a guide of what children will be doing in school, there is no requirement for all of these tasks to be completed each day! Timings are just a guide, do what suits you and your child each day.

Learning Timetable



20 minutes


Read your reading book… OR

Watch:  Carla’s Sandwich by Debbie Herman

  • Task: Discuss and Respond–  Why have all the children started to bring different types of sandwiches like Carla? Why does Carla choose an ordinary peanut butter and jelly sandwich in the end? Can you recall the whole story by completing a storyboard for it.

1 hour


This week has been all about measuring in different ways.  Can you measure how long your bedroom is? Can you measure how much water you use in a bath? Can you measure how heavy a cake is? Can you measure how tall each person in your household is?  Put photos on twitter showing off your measuring skills.

Use the link below and complete Summer Term- Week 5 - Lesson 5 Click here to access WhiteRoseMaths

We are aware that White Rose Maths have stopped their free worksheets that support their videos. Here is the link to BBC Bitesize where you can find additional activities and resources linked to the videos from White Rose Maths. If you go on the White Rose Maths website they too have the link to the relevant BBC pages that match the video for the day.



15 minutes

Spelling Practice

Summer term week 5 – air/are

Use each of this weeks spellings in a sentence.  Remember to use capital letters, finger spaces, full stops and neat handwriting.

1 hour


Hopefully, you’ve had a go writing some detailed instructions for making your sandwich! Now, let’s get really creative! Can you design, a sandwich for one of the following characters or choose a character of your choice:-

It is time to write your sandwich instructions for your chosen character! You can use the uploaded template if you wish.

  1. Don’t forget to include what is needed and be imaginative with the ingredients.
  2. For the main instructions, make sure you use time conjunctions (time words) like First, Next, Then, After that, When that’s done, Finally.
  3. Use bossy verbs like cut, grate, spread, chop, sprinkle, mash, dice.
  4. Add detail: - The pirate might like salty seaweed and chewy squid tentacles in his sandwich! The princess might enjoy fluffy candy floss and a drizzle of sweet honey in her sandwich.
  5. Don’t forget to name your masterpiece sandwich!

We have also created an additional list for writing ideas.

Lunch Break

20 minutes


Read phase 2, phase 3 and phase 5 sounds.

Pick a sound from phase 3 or 5. Make a list of as many words as you can with that sound in. Can you write 3 sentences using words that contain your sound.

Every day at 10.30am there are live Letters and Sounds phonics lesson. Check them out here.

Twinkl is also doing daily lessons, you can look back at all the lessons they have done so far. Check them out here.

Alternative activity – make up a nonsense name for an alien by using unusual combinations of phonemes. Draw the alien too.  Share on Twitter so we can read your alien names.  

1 hour


Following watching the story Carla’s Sandwich, can you think about what Carla says in the end..

“I like to be different.”

How are you different from your friends or family members? Think about talents you have that no one else has, or interests you have that are different to others. Being different, makes you special and unique. Draw a picture of yourself and the things that make you different. Write a sentence along with it too.


10 minutes

Doodle Maths

Log in to DoodleMaths and complete the extras set by your teachers.

5 minutes

Story/Poem read by class teacher