Hedgehogs Home Learning – Monday 6th July

Hello Hedgehogs,

Happy Monday – hope you have a good week!

Here are today’s home learning tasks:


This link will take you to the phonics lessons:


Reception, your lesson will be uploaded at 10am. Year 1s, your lesson will be uploaded at 10:30am. If you feel like you need a bit of extra practice there is another lesson at 11:00am that focuses on blending sounds. After they have been uploaded the videos are available to view at any time throughout the day.

If you’re struggling to concentrate for the full video, try doing it in sections and have a break between each bit.

Fine Motor Skills:

Have a go at one of the activities from the grid below.

Fine Motor Skills Grid


Practise your handwriting and learn how to form the long ladder letters.



Reception: This week your learning will be based on the book ‘The dinosaur that pooped a planet’! Today you will be creating your own space rocket.

Day 1: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/early-years/

Year 1: This week you will be finding halves and quarters.

Today you will be finding a half.

Video: https://vimeo.com/434744785

Worksheet: Lesson 1 – Find a half (1)

Answers: Answers – Find a half (1)


Reception: This week you will meet some superheroes! You will think of special powers that superheroes have and consider what you would do if you were a superhero, ensuring that you answer in a full sentence. You end the lesson by designing your own superhero.


Year 1: Today’s lesson you will be listening to a poem. You will then be answering questions on the poem.



Can you name any of the planets in our solar system?

Have a watch of this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mQrlgH97v94 (it’s very catchy, it might get stuck in your head!). Then have a go at making this Solar System Mobile. See if you can identify which planets are which.

If you have any problems or any work you’d like to send us to see please contact Nikki in the office and she will forward it onto us. We love seeing what you get up to!

Have a great day!

Miss Horton 🙂