Calderbrook Road, Littleborough, Lancashire, OL15 9HW

01706 378556

Littleborough Community Primary School and Nursery

Bringing Out The Best In Every Child

Home Learning


Read a book daily

Useful websites



Reading Practice site using books that we use in school


Initial Sound games

Play ‘I spy something beginning with the sound….’

Match objects to a letter card.


Watch “Geraldine the Giraffe” on YouTube.

(See orange list book for the phonemes we have covered so far)

How many things can you find around your house featuring each phoneme?


Practise name writing daily.

Practise forming numbers and letters correctly.

Remember the special starting places for each one.



Look for rhyming pairs in stories

Play: Washing line Rhyme

Phonic Games

(Phase 2 games)


Watch “Tricky Word Songs” on YouTube

(Phases 2) and practise writing them!



Use beads, counters, socks, pencils

(or anything else you can find!) to count.


Play counting & matching games on Topmarks.


Singing number songs

Youtube: Zero Zero Super Hero

5 Little ducks went swimming one day (please encourage your child to use their fingers as they count up and down to 10)


Learn 2D and 3D shape names.

Sing shape songs from Youtube: Singing Walrus and Shape song 2. Look around your house for shapes in the environment.



Draw pictures of things they like to do, people they know and animals. Practise cutting and sticking.


Useful educational free sites

Oak National Academy

BBC iplayer