Tuesday 2nd February
Exploring shapes – Triangles.
A triangle has 3 straight sides and 3 corners.
Numberblocks: Flat land https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b0bp2qlb/numberblocks-series-3-flatland
Use natural resources to create different triangles. As you create each triangle talk about the properties of the shape. How do you know it is a triangle?
Use the paper triangles to create a picture.
Today we are representing our favourite page from the book. Use a range of materials to create the page you like.
Activity: Create labels for the things you can see using your phonic knowledge, for example: star, sun and corn.
Teach the vowel digraph ‘oa' using Bug Club. https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk/login?c=0
Read: boat, coat, moat and goat.
Understanding the world and Expressive Arts and Design
Did you spot the sun on some of the pages in Off we go to Mexico?
The Aztecs had different kinds of calendars. They weren't called calendars back then, they were called Sunstones.
The Sun god was the most important god to the Aztecs.
Can you use your 2D shapes to create an Aztec sun? When you have finished you could draw or paint an Aztec Sun.