Family Project Planning

Alongside their lessons on Maths and English, we are asking all children to complete a family learning project, which contains ideas for older and younger children but parts of which can be done together as a family.  Please see below for the plans and resources for each project.  Thank you

Week 4 - The Titanic  (Week beginning 25th January)

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Day 1 resources -  For everyone - Boats method board 

                           For older children - Rufus & The Racers instructions and templates 

Day 2 resources -  For older children - Propeller boat activity sheet and recording sheet

                           For the challenge - Salt water experiment sheet and recording sheet 

Day 3 resources -  For younger children - KS1 Powerpoint    Colouring sheets      Word mat

                           For older children -    KS2 Powerpoint    Titanic Fact Cards    Research Questions

                           For the challenge -    Lifeboat Powerpoint    Lifeboat Data Cards     Table 

Day 4 resources - For everyone - Acrostic poem template

                           For younger children - Titanic Stick Puppets

                           For older children - Coloured cross-section    Blank cross-section     Wordsearch

Day 5 resources - For everyone - Titanic Quiz      Titanic Powerpoint

                          For younger children - Titanic Storyboard

                          For older children - Titanic recount writing frame

                          For the challenge - Titanic pictograms         Answer sheet


Week 3 - The Skies Above Us (Week beginning 18th January)

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Click here for the Clouds e-book

Click here for the outdoor Solar System data sheet

Click here for the raincloud in a jar experiment

Click here for the Rocket Mice  instructions


Week 2 - Street Detectives  (Week beginning 11th January)

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 Day 1 resources -      Our local community photos       Old photos of Great Tey

                                Land use fact cards       Land use word grid       Land use wordsearch

                                UK Land use Powerpoint       UK Land use worksheet

Day 2 resources -      Sketch Map Activity Sheet - What Can I See?

                                Community Maps      Road Furniture cards    

                                Map Symbol Match Up       Map Symbol Matching Cards

                                OS Maps Activity      Use an OS Map

Day 3 resources -      Compass Challenge Cards      Compass Labelling        Compass Powerpoint

                                 Pirate Map          Treasure Map design Sheet

                                Compass Directions Sheet

                                Maptown Zoo Activity        Escape from Maptown Zoo          

Day 4 resources -      Travelling Ted's Journal

                                Map of Europe with and without names

                                World Map

Day 5 resources -       Transport i-Spy

                                 Local Area Design Sheet

                                 Getting to Grips with Grid References      Swanage Map Activity


Week 1 - Potions/Solids, Liquids and Gases  (Week beginning 4th January)

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Day 1 resources - perfume bottles

Day 2 resources - Changing States Powerpoint      Solids, Liquids and Gases Quiz                                                                      Solids, Liquids and Gases Activity    Solids, Liquids and Gases Sorting

Day 3 resources - Magic Potions experiment      Ramp Experiment    Changing States activity

Day 4 resources - Bubble, Bubble Experiment      Magic Milk Experiment

                          Magic Potion Prompt Cards          Magic Potion Writing Sheet       Potion Description sheet

                           If I Was PowerPoint              If I Was Activity Sheets

                          Story Writing frame              Newspaper report frame

Day 5 resources -  Magic Potions price list                                                                                                                                 Irreversible Changes powerpoint   Irreversible changes activity