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Dazzling Dolphins Home Learning Page! 


We will be putting lots on new and exciting things for you

to do and explore every week

so please have a look and come back again soon. yes

Week 16

Year 1 and 2 - Literacy

Describing a Sea Creature. We learn how to use pronouns to describe in our writing.

Year 1 and 2 - Science

This week we are going to learn all about recycling: What is recycling? How and why should we all recycle.

Year 2 - Maths

Part 1 - Maths: Position and Direction

Year 2 - Maths

Part 2 - Maths Patterns

Week 15

Year 1 and 2 - Literacy

Story Writing: This week's activities are based around the book 'Where the Wild Things Are.' Following the lesson you will write your own character and setting description and go on to write your own fantasy stories.

Year 1 and 2 - Science

Healthy Eating: This week we will be looking at healthy foods and food choices and will be creating our own healthy plate.

Year 2 - Maths

Fractions of a Number

Week 14

Year 1 and 2 - Literacy

Biography Statements: Today we are thinking about what statements fit under which sub-headings in a biography.

Year 1 and 2 - Art

This week in school the children have been learning how to draw self-portraits in proportion - have a go and see if you can draw a picture of yourself that is in proportion.

Year 2 - Maths

This week we will be discovering the fractions of a shape

Week 13

Year 1 and 2 - Writing a Character Description

How to use expanded noun phrases in our writing.

Year 1 and 2 - Science Investigation

We will be looking at exercise and the effect is has on our bodies.

Year 2 - Maths

Exploring greater than and less than.

Week 12

Year 1 and 2 - Colour Mixing & Kandinsky

This lesson can be watched and completed in two parts, it includes the following tasks on the home-learning page:
Section 1: Facts about Kandinsky
Section 2: Primary colours and colour mixing
Section 3: Tinting colours to make different shades
Section 4: Competing your own version of Kandinsky's concentric circles

Year 2 Maths - Place Value

Week 11

Year 1 and 2 - Where does our food come from?

Making Halloumi dippers.
This week's home learning will be all about where cheese comes from? You can find out how cow's milk makes cheese, but in this lesson, we learn that some cheese is made using goat's (nannies) milk or sheep/ewe's milk. We then make halloumi dippers.

Year 1 and 2 - Literacy

We will be learning how to create a story map.

Week 10    Half Term

Have fun and enjoy the sun! ☀️ 

Week 9

Week 9 Learning - Year 1&2
How to recite a poem: Christina Rossetti
KS1 English lesson, learning how to recite Christina Rossetti's poem, 'what is pink?' using pictures and actions.

Week 9 Learning- Year 1 & 2 Art
Make a Chinese rattle drum. We will be learning how to make a Chinese rattle drum

Week 8

Week 8: Design, Technology and Science: Making bread using yeast,
Learning objectives: DT: I know how to make bread rolls. Science: I know how yeast works

Week 8 Learning - Year 1 & 2 Art
Making a Dream Catcher

Week 7

Year 1 and Year 2 Literacy - Paper Dolls.
Can you spot rhyming patterns? Can you spot verbs? Join me to read 'Paper Dolls'. Can you make your own page of a book or story with your own rhyming pattern...

Year 1 and Year 2 Art - Make a Fleggybob
We will be learning how to use a range of materials to create your very own Fleggybob. This lesson links to the weekly home learning activities above.

Week 6

Week 6 Learning Year 1 & 2 Maths - 3D shapes. Join me to make some 3D shapes and to find out all about the properties of shapes, including how many faces, edges and vertices.

Week 6 Learning - Year 1 & 2 Art - Printing and Patterns In this lesson we will be learning how to print and pattern make using natural resources.

Week 5

Home Learning Week 5 Year 1 & 2 Science - Plants, do you know the difference between evergreen and deciduous trees? Can you name some trees? Use this video to help you.

Home Learning Week 5 Art - We will be learning how to print using fruit and vegetables to create a picture.

Weeks 3 and 4
Week 2
Week 1

Fun science activities to try at home