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Home Learning

Chat Challenges

Here are a variety of fun language based activities using items you might have had home.

Chat Challenge – Objects

Chat Challenge – Technology

Chat Challenge – Bed Sheet

Chat Challenge – Dough

Chat Challenge – Paper

Chat Challenge – Blocks

Managing Anxiety & Improving Wellbeing

Coronavirus Anxiety Toolkit

This “toolkit” offers simple, but effective advice to help families manage anxiety and improve wellbeing during this very unusual situation. Resources include links to websites that may provide practical guidance and further information

Elsa-Support Coronavirus Story

As some of your children might be asking lots of ‘why’ questions at this time you can access a very simple yet clear explanation through this story which may help you explain the current situation:

Week beginning Monday 6th July 2020


Mrs Lloyd reading Chapter 22 from our assembly book – ‘The Land of Roar’

A new chapter will be added each week.
Read with permission from Harper Collins Children’s books.

Year Group https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize

Start a lesson Yr1 to Yr6

Pick your year and start home schooling.

One English and one maths lesson every day

Topic theme/ area of study for the Summer Term
Please see year group pages on website under PUPIL TAB at far right of screen on the HOME page www.trimley.net
EYFS http://trimley.net/eyfs-reception/

and also posted each week directly onto Tapestry

06.07.20 overview and tasks
06.07.20 challenges
Home Sports Day Certificates
Home Sports Day Leader Board
Sports themed counting
Sports Day book


Year 1 https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons  “Oh, I do like to be beside the seaside”


Year 2 https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons  The Enchanted Wood


Year 3 +4 https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons Revolting Romans



Year 5+6 https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons  The War Rooms



English Home-School Booklets

Reception Unit

“Once upon a time, there was a boy called Rafa. He played football and built Lego but, most of all, he played with Mouse.” Written by Jane RalphsDownload it here.

Year 2 Unit

Rainbows, rainbows everywhere! Find out about all things rainbow. Written by Emma CaulfieldDownload it here.

Year 4 Unit

Have you ever wanted to be a spy? This booklet is all about twins who have a special secret. Written by Kathryn PenningtonDownload it here.

Year 6 Unit

The Gadget Workbook. Create and promote your own gadget in this workbook written by James WalkerDownload it here.

Year 1 Unit 

A treasure box and a jewelled key – the story of Sayeeda the pirate princess. Written by Alison CooperDownload it here.

Year 3 Unit

Looking to explore? Then join a journey to the jungle. Written by Maria RichardsDownload it here.

Year 5 Unit

If you only had one wish, what would you wish for? One Chance is written by Dean Thompson. Download it here.

Years 6, 7 & 8 Unit

Working at greater depth: “Don’t stray from the path!” Red provides a twist on a traditional tale in this Greater Depth workbook. Written by Jamie ThomasDownload it here.


Ideas for speaking and listening

Apps to support speech and language
Reception Speech and Language Support Sheet
Year 1 Speech and Language Support Sheet
Year 2 Speech and And Language Support Sheet
Year 3 & 4 Speech and And Language Support Sheet

Year 5 & 6 Speech and And Language Support Sheet


School Closure Parents Letter – EYFS
EYFS Home Learning Pack

Year 1

School Closure Parents Letter – Year 1
Year 1 Home Learning Pack
Year 1 Home Learning Pack Guidance and Answers
Year 1 Practical Ideas

Year 2

School Closure Parents Letter – Year 2
Year 2 Home Learning Pack
Year 2 Home Learning Pack Guidance and Answers

Year 2 Practical Ideas

Year 3

School Closure Parents Letter – Year 3
Year 3 Home Learning Pack

Year 3 Home Learning Pack Guidance and Answers
Year 3 Practical Ideas

Year 4

School Closure Parents Letter – Year 4
Year 4 Home Learning Pack
Year 4 Home Learning Pack Guidance and Answers
Year 4 Practical Ideas

Year 5

School Closure Parents Letter – Year 5
Year 5 Home Learning Pack
Year 5 Home Learning Pack Guidance and Answers
Year 5 Practical Ideas

Year 6

School-Closure-Parents-Letter – Year 6

All Years

MC Grammar Live Show is now on YOUTUBE!

Subscribe to the channel at www.youtube.com/mcgrammartv
Each lesson will focus on one grammar rap song (objective) and one punctuation skill.
The audience will be able to answer questions, post comments and rap along to a memorable lesson that is pacey and fun!
We will also feature  answers/work from previous lessons and continue to promote reading for pleasure at home.
For an active challenge, you can try one on these links below.

PE With Joe – Workout videos with Joe Wicks (The Body Coach) Mon-Fri 9am.
The Body Coach TV – These are Joe Wicks workout videos which also include challenges such as,
the 7 day sweat challenge.
Cosmic Kids – Yoga videos through story themes.
www.activesuffolk.org/covidschoolsupport – basic weekly challenge sheets provided by Active Suffolk for pupils’  families to carry out.
https://imoves.com – provides active videos and resources that are completely FREE. Parents simply need to sign up once on the website, and they will receive daily emails with themed Active Blasts. The Active Blasts are not just workout videos, they are also linked to topics such as active maths dances etc.

For a musical challenge, you can try one of  these links below.  You don’t have to stick with just one age group either.

You will need to use following information:

Username – 182998
Password –  hc4yhm2k24

And then click on the ‘launch’ steps on the left for your music challenge.

Other useful websites to use at home.

  • BBC Bitesize – Teaches different topics and has activities and games.
  • Classroom Secrets – Offering free home learning packs with practical ideas.
  • Cool Maths – Maths lessons, quizzes and games
  • Literacy Shed – Literacy based website that has videos and teaching ideas.
  • Maths Bot – Maths question generators that have different topics and level of difficulty.
  • Nrich Maths – maths challenges that are often used in class.
  • Pobble 365 – Offers a different picture each day with questions that can be answered. Also includes a story starter and sentence challenges.
  • Storyline Online – Opportunity to watch and hear stories being read aloud.
  • Top Marks – Activities that can be used for different subjects including maths games like Hit the Button and Daily 10.
  • Twinkl – Offering free access for the time being with the code CVDTWINKLHELPS. Has multiple resources for all subjects.
  • White Rose Maths – Offers maths challenges for each year group.


Maths Learning Grid – Year 1 & 2
Maths Learning Grid – Year 3 &4

Wind in the Willows

This is available to watch for free. https://www.willowsmusical.com/

Some ideas to follow -up
  • Draw and write about your favourite character.
  • Draw a story map showing what happens at the beginning , middle and end.
  • Create a “Wanted” poster for Mr Toad.
  • Write your own play script or conversation between your two favourite characters.
  • What do you think to the production and performance. As a theatre critic write a review for a newspaper explaining what you liked or disliked about the play. Write in the style of  a journalist