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Week 3 - Caterpillar to Butterfly

Lesson 1 - My Easter Break

 

* Talk to a grown up / older child about what you have enjoyed doing over the Easter break. Did you get some tasty Easter eggs? Did you do any baking / making / planting etc.? Did you speak to / video call any family and friends?

* Draw a picture in your workbook of some things you have enjoyed doing, and write some sentences about them:

 

Superheroes & Pirates - 3+ sentences using 'and', 'because' and Phase 5 Phonics.

Aliens & Monsters - 2 or 3 simple sentences using 'and' and Phase 3 Phonics.

 

* Use your sound mat to help you sound out words, and make sure you spell any Tricky Words you have been taught correctly.

Lesson 2 - ERIC Dog (Your child will know what this means!)

 

* Go to Twinkl and either launch the read-along version of 'The Cautious Caterpillar' or download the eBook version (see below for links to both).

Lesson 3 - All About Caterpillars

 

* Read through the All About Caterpillars Info pack (below)

* Talk to a grown up / older child about what you have learnt about caterpillars. Can you remember 3 interesting facts?

* Draw a picture in your workbook / on the sheet below of a caterpillar and label some of its body parts (leg, head etc.).

* Write some interesting facts you have learnt about caterpillars, using the Tricky Word 'they' (make sure you spell it correctly):

 

Superheroes & Pirates - 3+ sentences using 'and', 'because' and Phase 5 Phonics.

Aliens & Monsters - 2 or 3 simple sentences using 'and' and Phase 3 Phonics.

 

* Use your sound mat to help you sound out words, and make sure you spell any Tricky Words you have been taught correctly.

Lesson 4 - The Lifecycle of a Butterfly

 

* Read through the Lifecycle of a Butterfly Info pack (below).

* Watch the Youtube video below to see the lifecycle in action!

* Talk to a grown up / older child about the 4 stages of the lifecycle.

* Either complete the sheet below by drawing the 4 pictures in order in the boxes, or draw the lifecycle out in your workbook.

* Then, write a sentence to match each picture:

 

Superheroes & Pirates - 4 detailed sentences using 'and', 'because' and Phase 5 Phonics. Numbered 1 - 4.

Aliens & Monsters - 4 simple sentences using 'and' and Phase 3 Phonics.

 

* Use your sound mat to help you sound out words, and make sure you spell any Tricky Words you have been taught correctly.

Butterfly: A Life | National Geographic

Great Migrations: Rhythm of Life: http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/series/great-migrations-episode-guide/4993/Overview Check out the lifecycle of a mona...

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