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Primary School

Dear Parents and Pupils


Thank you again for your ongoing support and all of your hard work. Please use these resources for next stage of our home learning scheme. Our theme is the story of Jack and the beanstalk.



Please watch these ‘Mr Thorne’ phonics videos and talk about the letter sounds covered.

Could you draw some objects beginning with these sounds that you

Can find around your house?

Video 1

Video 2

Video 3


Try out these games

Fishy phonics

Odd sound out




Please log in to Espresso using the link and password



Please watch the videos in this section and explore the related activities.

Shape, Space and Measure

Numbers 0-20


Please use these sheets to find the amount of shapes in each picture


Count these objects and write the total


Please play this beanstalk ordering game by cutting out the beanstalks and putting them in the correct height order. Click here


Jack and the Beanstalk 2D shape search 



Please use these Espresso resources to explore the alphabet

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Watch these videos of Jack and the Beanstalk. Please draw some pictures about the story and try out the activities. Can you make up some questions about the story slides eg What did Jack swap his cow for?


Understanding the world

- use Espresso to observe animals in different habitats — looking at how they move and the sounds they make.

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Topic work- Art

Have a go at making a giant’s castle .

Music and movement

Listen to this Jack and the Beanstalk song and listen out for words that rhyme

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Try and copy these different animal movements on Espresso

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Join in with these animal songs and dances

Song 1

Song 2

Song 3