Maths: 2D shapes

This week children will be learning how to:

  • Recognise, name and describe squares, rectangles, circles and triangles
  • Begin to recognise basic line symmetry in pictures and shapes
  • Sort 2D shapes according to their properties, using Venn diagrams
  • Sort objects into Venn diagrams
  • Use Carroll diagrams to sort shapes and objects

Homework:

Check Active Learn website to help your child with this week’s activities:

This will help children to recognise 2D shapes and their properties.

Once the children have secured this knowledge they will attempt the mastery checkpoint and the challenge activity:

English:

We will be looking at different types of food and the countries they are from. Children will:

Recognise a dictionary and how to use it

Write a food entry

Use a ‘Did you know?’ box

Use adjectives

Write a sentence after saying out loud

Use adjectives diagrams in their dictionary entry

Reading:

Please ensure that your child reads and brings in their books daily.

Don’t forget to enjoy reading for pleasure with them. here is a fun poem about English that would introduce them to the concept of plurals in grammar.