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Langdon Academy

Langdon Academy: An all through education for ages 3-16

Executive Principal
Dr Dayo Olukoshi OBE
Principal
Mr Jamie Brooks

HOME LEARNING

THIS PAGE IS TO SUPPORT PARENTS WITH HOME LEARNING DURING THE SCHOOL CLOSURE.

If you did not collect your home learning resource pack then please email primaryinfo@langdonacademy.org and we can arrange a time for you to come and collect one.

You can read the letter that was sent home to parents regarding the school closure by clicking here.

 

HOME LEARNING

This page outlines the general resources we have in place for the children to access learning from home. 

For specific activities related to your child's year group, please click the relevant link below.  This will redirect you to a dedicated page where weekly updates will be added to support you with your child's learning while at home.

 

ARP     Reception     Year 1     Year 2     Year 3     Year 4     Year 5     Year 6

 

Additional support and guidance can also be found on ClassDojo, where your children are able to communicate with their class teacher.

 

Please continue reading for general home learning guidance.

FRIENDSHIPS

Some children have expressed concerns around missing their friends.  Swapping phone numbers or emails of the parents of your child's friend will help them keep in touch. Writing emails and holding conversation over the phone will help your child develop their writing and speaking and listening skills as well helping them to feel less isolated.   If you would like us to contact your child's friend's parent to see how we can connect the children please do not hesitate to contact us on the email address stated belowWe will never share personal information without permission.  Alternatively get your child to email their friend and send it to the email address below we will make sure that your child friend's receives it.

We have also set up ClassDojo which is an app that allows the children to share learning and other updates with their teacher as well as their peers in a safe and controlled space.  If you are having trouble accessing ClassDojo then please email us using the address listed below.

READING

Your child has been allocated books to read on Bug Club.  The children will need to login to Activelearnprimary by clicking here.  We recommend that children read for at least half an hour every day.   KS2 children will be provided with AR books.

If you want access to more online books then please click here.

WRITING

The children have been given some writing prompts and an exercise book to complete independent writing tasks.  Other writing prompts can be found by clicking on the year group below.  EYFS children will be given a pack to take home.

YEAR 1 YEAR 2 YEAR 3 YEAR 4 YEAR 5 YEAR 6

 If your child needs support for the different text types click here for KS1 and click here for KS2

SPELLING

Teachers have allocated activities for children to do on Spellodrome through their Mathletics accounts. To log in please click here

GRAMMAR

Teachers have allocated activities for children to complete through their Bug Club accounts.  To log in please click here.

MATHS

The children have been given a Maths No Problem text book to work through.  The children should read and discuss the 'Let's Learn' section and then complete the questions in the 'Guided Practise' section.  They can record their answers in the text book or in the exercise book provided.

For other maths problems please click here.  These problems are age related and get the children thinking.

KS2 also need to continue practising their TIMESTABLES.  Please click here for games and activities.

The teachers have also allocated activities for children to do on Mathletics.  To log in please click here.

OTHER CURRICULUM ACTIVITIES

The teachers have created Homework Grids for the children to complete in their homework books linked to other areas of the curriculum.  To find out what to do please click on the appropriate year group.  These have been updated for the Summer Term.

EYFS YEAR 1 YEAR 2 YEAR 3 YEAR 4 YEAR 5 YEAR 6

MUSIC

If your child was receiving Violin lessons then one of the teachers has made this video to help you tune your violin at home: Violin Lesson 1

 

CHILDREN IN YEAR 2 AND YEAR 6 PREPARING FOR TESTS (these have been postponed)

Practise tests can be found here for KS1 and here for KS2.

EYFS (Elm Class)

The children have been given a homework pack to complete at home, they may need help.

RESOURCE PROVISION

The children in the resource provision have been given packs to work on.  We will look to see what online provision we can make available and will contact parents next week.

WHAT TO DO IF THE CHILDREN HAVE COMPLETED ALL THE WORK

If children have completed all the work then Twinkl have made all their home learning resources free.  You can access them by clicking here. You will have to create an account but the resources are free.  You can also look at the new government issues resources through the following links: Bitesize and the Oak National Academy.

HOW TO CONTACT US

If you have any questions please email the school at primaryinfo@langdonacademy.org Please put your child's name and class in the subject line.  Ms Hutson or Mr Lewis will contact you within 24 hours, between the hours of 9am and 3.30pm, Monday to Friday.

You can also contact your class teacher directly through ClassDojo.

SAFEGUARDING

Useful contacts and emergency assistant for families please click here.

Your child may be spending more time on devices than usual, especially with remote learning.  Know the risks and what you can do to keep yourself safe by clicking here.

Worried about a child?  Find out how to contact Newham Social Care by clicking here.