Tuesday 2nd February

Finger gym

  • Go outside and use a clothes peg to pick up as many leaves as you can find. Can you collect ten? Can you sort them by size?
  • If you prefer to stay inside cut out some leaves from paper and see how many you can pick up using your peg.


  • Warm up “Shake your sillies out”


  • Watch Mrs. Roberts’s video.


  • How many pairs of socks can you throw underarm into a basket/box?
  • Can you sort the socks into pairs? How many pairs of socks do you have and how many separate socks do you have?
  • Lots of you enjoyed your yoga last week so here is another one. You can save it for another day if you like.
  • Jack and the beanstalk yoga


Art /DT

  • Have a go at making some giant shoes using cardboard boxes from your recycling bin and string. Or decorate some of your Dads old shoes. Can you walk like the Giant- big strides?
  • If you need some inspiration you could watch this video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jqvsgo-eGR4
  • Watch Mrs. Roberts video on making a beanstalk with some rolled up newspaper and sellotape.


Sunshines – maria.simister@abbeyroadprimary.co.uk

Literacy – Story introduction

  • Watch Mrs. Robert’s video of “The Jack and the beanstalk” story.


Weekly dance

  • Don’t stop the feeling



  • Warm up Count to 20 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D0Ajq682yrA
  • Cut out a long beanstalk from paper and measure it using pencils/ pens
  • Teach your child the rules of measuring
  • Do not leave gaps in between the pens.
  • Start at the end of the beanstalk.
  • Place the pencils in a straight line
  • Cut the beanstalk shorter; get your child to predict whether they will need more or less pens. How many will they need?

Extended learning for maths