As promised, a list of useful websites/ games/ apps for Year 1 learning
This is not an exhaustive list, but here are some that we use and enjoy in Year 1 (and some which may benefit you at home):
https://www.teachyourmonstertoread.com/ Good for Phase 2 and 3 initial sounds.
https://www.teachyourmonstertoread.com/fun_with_words Develops reading skills to the end of Phase 4 (where children learn consonant clusters such as bl- or -st)
https://www.teachyourmonstertoread.com/champion-reader This supports Phase 5 phonics where children learn alternative spellings and pronunciations for graphemes: e.g. 'ai' can be /ay/ or /ai/ etc.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BqhXUW_v-1s (how to pronounce sounds/ lip pattern for sounds)
SPaG: (Spelling and Grammar)
https://www.spag.com/ (online homework site for SPaG homework- when set by teacher for your child).
https://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games/singular-or-plural-1.html singular or plural nouns
https://gb.education.com/game/number-demolition-11-20/ (identifying numbers 11-20)
https://gb.education.com/game/11-20-cloud-catcher/ (identifying numbers 11-20)
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/learning-to-count/blast-off (practising counting on and counting back - to aid subtraction mental maths skills)
http://www.ictgames.com/mummyNumberLine/mummyNumberLine.html (using a number line to add or subtract two numbers)
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button (explore addition and subtraction with numbers within 10 and to 20,
https://gb.education.com/game/less-than-greater-than/ ( to explore learning <, > and = symbols when comparing quantities)
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/number-facts/number-fact-families (to explore and develop skills in equivalence and number sentences)
http://www.primarygames.co.uk/pg2/splat/splatsq100.html (interactive 100 square)
http://www.ictgames.com/fairyfog10s_v2.html (counting in tens)
Maths Songs via You Tube:
(Please exercise caution with You Tube as although the song is appropriate, You Tube does contain things which are not suitable for our guys).
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8wwydguSKOU Counting in 2s
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_awKlEMyleA Counting in 5s
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uYRTtwZGwj8 Counting in 10s
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QkPa9V2wtZs Subtraction (Taking Away)- Pirate theme
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ShqXL-zfLxY Counting BACK from 20