Hi everyone, Happy World Book Day! World Book Day looks to celebrate books and authors and encourage young people to discover the pleasure of reading. What books do you like to read?

Don’t forget our meet is today at 1pm and you will need your favourite book for a show and tell. You can also dress up if you would like.

Here is today’s learning:


Watch and enjoy the story Aliens Love Underpants by Claire Freedman:



Discuss the story with your child including:

What did you think of the story?

Did you like it?

What did the aliens see in the story?

What did they do?

Where did they go?


Watch this:


https://youtu.be/JIw5lLIS_b4 English

The aliens in the story love underpants. Can you write about what you love?


Use the sentence starter:

I like … because …

Record in books or use this template:

What do you love


Remember to use:

Use your phonics too:




Today we are looking at clockwise and anti-clockwise.

Watch this video to help you to understand:



Now have a go at one of these activities:

Either have a go at this:

clockwise and anticlockwise activity


Or this:

Activity Sheet Clockwise Corners day 4


Or move some objects in your house. Can you turn them clockwise and anticlockwise?

Use a teddy or a car. Turn them clockwise where are they facing now?

Turn them anticlockwise where are they facing now?





https://youtu.be/TzPuy1Zacqg I phonics


Have a look at Mrs O’Donnell’s blog for today’s activity.



Have a look at the story by Mrs FitzGerald for world day.

Have a go at one of these activities:


Can you play this game?

World Book Day Story Book Game Cards

Can you design a book mark?

Or a new book cover for you favourite book?

Maybe you could draw a picture of your favourite story character or make them with craft materials?


Have a great day and let me know how you get on, Mrs Quinn x