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Blandford St Mary

Church of England Primary School

'Knowing we are loved, we learn and grow to be the best that we can be.'

Learning at home

 On this page you can find ideas for work at home while your child is at home if self - isolating.  Please go to the phonics at home page for this week's phonics learning. You can email me directly on our class email if you have any questions.      

You can also upload photos of completed work to your child's Tapestry account.

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Today we will be finding out about the festival of Diwali. Watch the following films to see how one family prepares for and celebrates Diwali.

What Is Diwali and How Is It Celebrated?

"Diwali or Deepavali, is the Hindu Festival of Light,"

This week we have also been talking about friendship. Can you think about the things you ilke to do with your friends. Who are your friends? Can you think about the sort of things a good friend does. For example a good friend is kind, a good friend shares.

Can you draw a picture of you with your friends.

Watch this story about the bear and think about what he learnt about friendship.


Listen to the story about the Owl Babies. 

Can you draw the baby owls in their tree and tell a grown up about your picture? 

Owl Babies Picture Book Animation

Click on the link below to see the maths for this week.

 Here are some great ideas for owl art. Which one will you try at home?


All About Owls for Kids: Backyard Bird Series - FreeSchool

 What can you find out about owls? This film will help you and you might be bale to learn more about them. Can you find out the special word for creatures which only come out at night?