Forestdale Primary School

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Work to complete if you are self isolating

Year 1 Working from Home Activities


  • Complete the Talk for Writing booklet below.

  • Watch 1 maths video per day under Year 1 -  maths. The videos will be covering the lessons we are teaching in school. Make sure you complete the activities throughout the videos and complete the worksheets below. 

  • Maths work will be set on Sumdog. I will be able to see if you have accessed this and your score. Once you have completed the challenge a new one will be set! 

  • Online phonic lessons have been set. It is compulsory that you take part in these whilst you are away! Click on the link below and choose Year 1 Spring Term.  Click the day/date you require!   

  • Spellings are on Spelling Shed. These will be changed once you have completed them. Try the easy level first, then challenge yourself with the hardest level! Remember you are expected to be scoring 7/10. 

  • Access Letter Join to practise your handwriting. If you have lost your letter with your log in details, please ring the school office as they will have a copy of the letter. 

  • It is essential that you read at home - this can be your home reader books, books you have at home, newspaper, magazines, instructions, recipes, etc. 15 minutes each day will make a massive difference. 

  • Have a look at the Year 1 class page (Children's Hub, Class Pages, Year 1) to find links to lots of different Maths, Spelling and Grammar games!

  • Complete your curriculum homework - we can't wait for you to share it in school!

Talk for Writing booklet

If you have any work to share or any questions email Miss Wassell on v.wassell@forestdale.bham.sch.uk


Awards we have received so far.

  • Primary Science
  • Healthy Schools
  • Health for Life
  • Artsmark Award
  • EEF
  • Big Lottery Fund
  • Music Mark