Reception/ KS1

 On this page you will find all the lessons and activities for DaVinci and Goldsworthy

If you have any questions then please email or comment on the class blog. 

DaVinci Blog

Mrs Gregory


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Mrs Jacob 

Mrs Clark

Welcome to two weeks work on the theme


Activity for 13th July click on Reflection KS1/2

Week beginning 6th July

Home Olympics

Click here for your home olympics activities and score sheet. This week as well as completing the activities on this page we have planned a home olympics with 6 different activities. We would like you to complete the activities before Thursday pm and send the score sheet to Mrs Jacob/Mrs Galbraith so that we can announce winners at the celebration assembly.

On your marks, get set, GO!

  Phonics and Spelling 


Reception/Year 1 complete one phonics session per day.

Year 2  - 20 mins of spelling practice per day.



Reception, Year 1 and Year 2, read at least a few pages every day and discuss the text.

Year 1 and 2 complete a reading comprehension activity three times a week.



Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 -there are variety of writing activities activities on the Olympics PowerPoint to complete over the next two weeks. Some will take several days and others could be done in one go!



Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 complete one  maths activities each day - 30 mins.

Reception/Year 1 Phonics plan and spellings


Year 2 : Weekly Spelling list.

Make sure you read at least a few pages every day.

Year 1 and 2 Click here for your reading comprehension activities.

Reception -  read a book or a couple of pages of a book to your child every day (click here for a library of books) and ask them questions about the book as you go.  Click here for ideas of questions you could ask.



Click here for the PowerPoint and resources needed to complete your Olympic themed writing tasks.

Click for the daily maths task:


Year 1

Year 2


For a bit of fun (and possibly some mess) why not try out some of these fun maths activities



Pirate alphabet ordering

Healthy Minds and Bodies

Suggestion: Reception, Year 1 and Year 2  take part in some form of exercise each day.  

Science/Creative ideas  - Theme – Geography, the world and adventures

Suggestion: Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 choose a selection of activities to complete over the next two weeks.  

  • Ask a grown up to set up a quiet place with you and light a candle. Sit together quietly and take a couple of minutes to reflect on the good things that you have done this week.
  • Take part in a Joe Wicks PE lesson. These go live at 9am Monday – Friday, but can be accessed at any other time on You tube. 
  • You could also do some Cosmic Kids yoga.
  • Use a skipping rope or pogo stick – how many skips/jumps can you do?

The Olympics

Over the next two weeks we will be learning about the Olympic Games.

This week we have planned lots of science and creative activities for you in the power-point as usual but next week we will be holding our week of Home Olympics! A new presentation will be loaded up about that.


Click here for the activities.

And here are some of the resources you may need:

Click here for Education City activities

Split pin bodies

Olympic colouring

Olympic top trumps

Olympic maths

Make an olive leaf crown

Design a medal

Olympic board game

Olympic rings challenge

Olympic wordsearch



Remember, for a bit of fun we are also continuing with our weekly challenge - CLICK HERE to join in! 

A post card to everybody from Mrs Clark