People in North Lincolnshire are being asked to create a rainbow acrostic poem to show their support to our key workers who are continuing to provide vital services across the area.
If you are unsure of what an acrostic poem is, please visit the BBC Bitesize Website.
All you need to do to enter is send your entry to firstname.lastname@example.org, including your entry, full name, age and postcode by 5pm on Thursday 30th April 2020. Submissions can be in any form, the more creative the better!
There are 3 £30 gift voucher prizes for the best submissions in the following categories:
This is being organised by North Lincolnshire Council in partnership with North Lincolnshire Children’s Literacy Trust.
We hope that you will join us in supporting are dedicated and hard-working hero key workers.
Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a 60 volume set of books. It begins with the children’s classic ‘The Tale of Peter Rabbit’ by Beatrix Potter. Each month a new, carefully selected book will be delivered to your home and addressed to your child. Best of all it is a free gift! There is no cost or obligation to your family.
Watch the story of the Imagination Library in North Lincolnshire.
Support to keep your child reading at home during the school closure.
Oxford Owl at Home will help you to continue with their Read Write Inc phonics. There are 30 ebooks, 62 speed sound practice sheets, 8 speedy green word slideshows, 28 ditty sheets and 2 parent information booklets.
Register for a free parent account here https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/
Your child will know what level/colour book they are reading at school.
For children who have finished the RWI scheme - there are other ebooks to select all free at the moment from this site.
We also use this reading scheme which is currently offering free access to ebooks up to Lime level.
Your child will know what level they are reading at.
Follow this link to access https://connect.collins.co.uk/school/teacherlogin.aspx
Login details are:
Oxford Owl at home are offering free access to ebooks.
Register for a free parent account here https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/ and enter the age group to access the books.
Twinkl are offering a free months subscription to everyone. This website has a huge range of helpful powerpoints, teaching resources, activities and worksheets for your child/children to access.
Go to the website www.twinkl.co.uk/offer. Type in your email and a password of your choice then type in the code: CVDTWINKLHELPS to be able to access all of the resources.
Starting Monday 23rd March Joe Wicks will be hosting a free workout aimed at kids LIVE on my YouTube channel.
Follow the link to subscribe to his youtube channel.
Since September, our school has adopted the Jane Considine Sentence Stacking methodology in the teaching of writing which is amazing for our children.
Exciting news - Jane Considine will be holding a sentence stacking lesson every day from 9:45 from her youtube stream. All our children can benefit from this by tuning in everyday where they can whilst working from home.
1st Sentence stacking clip https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9MCuyN3Cg9k
Watch La Luna https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vbuq7w3ZDUQ
Ruth Miskin creator of the Read, Write Inc programme we use in school will be sharing live phonics teaching from her youtube channel. Follow the link below to subscribe.
From Monday 23rd March and for the next two weeks, films will show at the times below and be available for 24 hours. Set 1 9.30 am (GMT) - Set 2 10.00 am - Set 3 10.30 am