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Year 1 Home Learning

To help you in Term 3, we have outlined a different lesson for everyday of the week, from Monday to Thursday, with Friday being a review day of the work that week.  There are enough lesson plans below to take you up to the next half term. 

Start each lesson by watching the video or PowerPoint. Then complete 2 worksheets. Login to be able to access all activities. The free login is username: login, password: homelearning.

Reading every day is essential for progress. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to read a free Monster Phonics colour-coded reading book. 

Monster Phonics teaches in a fun and engaging way that makes learning easier. To find out more about phonics and how Monster Phonics words click here.

Every Day Activities

Practise reading and spelling the 100 High-Frequency Words and Common Exception Words every day. Click on the pictures below to download Monster Phonics flashcards and charts to help you. 

Tricky words are no longer tricky with Monster Phonics. Here are some Tricky Word cards. You will see how much easier these words are to learn with Monster Phonics. Want some fun suggestions for how to teach these? Read more

Lessons

There are 4 lessons for each week, one for each day. On the 5th day, review all of the previous lessons that week.

For each of the lessons below

– follow the Video / PowerPoint

– complete the Monster Phonics Worksheets

– use the flashcards to play a flashcard game.

Week 1

Day 1

ee

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: blank kitchen train give shrunk hutch love snail

Day 2

ea

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: stay boy take extreme Sunday toys race complete

Day 3

e

a

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: time home rule star nice close flute farm

Day 4

er

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: tune seen read letter tube meet leaf winter

Week 2

Day 1

ir

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: spread shirt burn moon sweat stir fur zoom

Day 2

ur

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: took soap catches shook moan wishes

Day 3

oa

Day 4

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: turned freshest toes mouth helped quickest tomatoes loud

oo

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: down glue tie light power glued dries bright

Week 3

Day 1

oo

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: show due chew chief know statue flew belief

Day 2

oe

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: knew August horse hair stew dinosaur forgot fair

Day 3

ou

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: yawn hear share happy lawn clear scare only

Day 4

ow

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: wear photo which began tear phone when being

Week 4

Day 1

ow

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: most kitten unfit kick both king undo buzz

Day 2

ue

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: think watch move wait honk witch prove main

Day 3

ue

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: coil way royal join same played annoyed date

Day 4

ew

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: wheel maybe bite over where even open five

Week 5

Day 1

ew

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: undress itch off think unlock stretch back sunk

Day 2

ie

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: lovely sail soil always down aim coil say

Day 3

ie

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: enjoyed made white note boy late like bone

Day 4

igh

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: include used card feel pollute huge garden bear

Week 6

Day 1

or

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: meat heavy greener pool easy already dinner zoo

Day 2

or

e

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: foot groan wished potatoes look boast starting heroes

Day 3

aw

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: found down throw about crown yellow

Day 4

au

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: hood float dishes buzzed wood goal glasses hunted

Week 7

Day 1

air

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: blew babies right astronaut screw ladies might autumn

Day 2

ear

(E-r sound)

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: nephew dried sort airport newspaper tries torn fairy

Day 3

ear

(air sound)

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: straw near while phonics jaw fear why alphabet

Day 4

are

(air sound)

Words to test in the Quick Mix Review: every became also sketch any before ago kick

Reading Time

Reading every day and reading for pleasure is essential for progress and creating confidence. Here are some colour-coded Monster Phonics books to read together. Start by reading through the Focus Words and High Frequency Words.  Answer the questions to test comprehension at the end of the book.