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Notes from Mrs Magee

Hi Everyone,


HOME LEARNING activities for Week 3  of Term 3

Again this week we are counting from      0 - 20

Please 'click' on the links for:


* Adding on 1 More  song 

1 More  than a number song 

* Counting to 20 song

 * Add 'em  up song 

* Numbers Counting song 

FORMATION - Number 12 is a 1 and a 2  0 - 12 This means you have 10 and 2 more 

THIS OLD MAN SONGS - Number 12 number 12, Santa's little helpers are called ELVES - Tra, la, la, la, la, la, la, la, la, Tra, la, la, la, la, la, la.  Sing this for all the numbers 0 - 12


Use your whiteboard to practise writing the NUMBERS 1 - 12  on your whiteboard - don't forget to start at the top!!!


Use your finger to write  NUMBERS 1 - 12  on your mummy's back.  Don't tell - can mummy/daddy guess the number?


Use your finger to write the NUMBERS  1 - 12  in the air.


Can you make a set of '12' things? - Try to use different things daily if you can (socks, spoons, plastic cups etc...)


REMEMBER - If you are making a set of a number 1 - 6, set it out like a 'dice' number (how it looks on a dice)

TOUCH COUNT - Count each thing in your set by TOUCHING and COUNTING to find the TOTAL

TOUCH, MOVE COUNT - Count each thing by MOVING and COUNTING to find the TOTAL

SUBITISE COUNT - This means to LOOK at the set and KNOW how many by just LOOKING (this is why we set things out l                                  like  a DICE NUMBER - easy to recognise)



This term we will be learning about ADDITION.  

We know our numbers 0 - 10, number BEFORE / AFTER / BETWEEN

Now it's time for 1 MORE.


Make a set of 9.  ADD in 1 MORE.  How many now??  Say - 9 and 1 more makes 10.

Repeat for all the numbers  0 - 10



Go to Page 10 & 11.

Draw 2 MORE cans on each shelf and write the TOTAL.  

Draw 2 MORE stars on each flag and write the TOTAL.  



MONDAY  --> My Number Book - Cut the goldfish strip off bottom of sheet.  Colour the goldfish.  Cut                                 the goldfish and stick them in the goldfish bowls. Add water if you have time.  


TUESDAY --> TSD BOOK - Draw  9 racing cars.  Colour  3 red, 3 green and 3 yellow.  Write 9.


Wednesday  --> My Number Book - Cut the ducks strip off bottom of sheet.  Colour the ducks.  Cut                                      the ducks and stick them in theponds. Add water if you have time.  


THURSDAY --> TSD BOOK - Count and fill in the total.  Colour the boxes to make a  Block Graph.


Encourage your child to design a pattern on their whiteboard using 3 Colours and a repeat .  Change the colours used each day.


                                yellow - yellow - redblue - yellow - yellow - red - blue - yellow - yellow 


                       blue - blue - green - red - blue - blue - green - red - blue - blue - green