Wednesday 3rd February

Remember to join our morning Teams at 9.30am

It was great to see everyone yesterday!

Join our Live Maths input, at 9.30am, to introduce our learning for today.  

If you can't make it or if you would further explanation please watch the White Rose video. 

Warm up

Subtraction with Puffballs

White Rose Video – ‘Subtraction not crossing ten.

Subtraction song


The folllow up activity is attached below (if you prefer to print it).  

Please upload a photo of the work on Seesaw or complete directly on Seesaw.  


Maths Extension Activity

There is an optional extension activity attached if you want more maths.  

The children usually choose their level of star challenge so don't need to complete all 3 sheets.  

The answers are included so that the children can mark their work at the end.  

You don't need to upload to Seesaw unless you want to show me your work.  

1 star- Developing

2 star- Expected

3 star- Greater depth

English lesson 1

Watch the English introduction video below to find out our learning about today.

Tommy Toe and the Funny Noise


Follow the link to find out more about question marks with BBC Bitesize. 

Now complete the Red Bug or Blue Bug Activity.

You can upload your response to Seesaw.  

Remember to write your response using a pencil. 

Today, you need to visit the phonics page for your daily Read, Write Inc lesson. 

Follow online learning > Year 1 > Phonics Resources > (then letter set 1, 2 or 3)

Join Mrs Wade, at Oak Academy, as she talks about medicines and chemicals that we might find in our home. 

We learn how to keep safe as she talks through different scenarios that may happen.

Helpful but harmful

At the end of this lesson, there is a drawing challenge. 

I look forward to seeing the results on Seesaw!


Today, we will visit Jessie and her friends for the last time.

Follow the link below to watch Jessie & Friends episode 4

Friendships and Socialising

In this episode, the friends are chatting online. 

Your challenge today is to make a poster to remind other children of online safety.

Please upload a response to what you found out on Seesaw

At the bottom of the page, there is an information sheet for the family about 'Social Media'.  

(This might be useful later or for older siblings.)

Files to Download

Contact the School

Excalibur Primary School

Ivy Lane

Tel: 01270 845781
Fax: Out of Hours Club - 01270 845786

SEN Contact: Anna McArdle and Heather Taylor

SEN Email: