Horsfall Street, Morley, Leeds
West Yorkshire, LS27 9QY

Headteacher: Gillian Austerfield


Asquith Primary School

Growing to Succeed

Coronavirus Lockdown January 2021


We are very sorry that we cannot be in school together at the moment and we hope you are all keeping safe and well. Work for children learning remotely will be posted on Google Classroom by 8am each day. Below are some links to other sites which you may find useful.




Half term activity ideas

 Make your own playdough - https://theimaginationtree.com/best-ever-no-cook-play-dough-recipe/

Listen to free kids' audiobooks - https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

Learn to play a card game like Go Fish.

Watch a free theatre production from the comfort of your own home - https://www.unicorntheatre.com/huddle_2020

Learn ballet - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjoXKtJLuyb6gAG3sQlyq0Q

Have a pirate day!

Make your own stop motion film with the free Stop Motion Studio app.

Do some stargazing with the free Star Walk 2 app.

Scavenger hunts/Treasure hunts

Draw along with an illustrator - https://www.youtube.com/user/Booktrust/videos

Learn indoor cycle skills - https://www.britishcycling.org.uk/getinvolved/article/20200325-getinvolved-Getting-the-most-out-of-HSBC-UK-Ready-Set-Rid-0

Become a nature detective.


Physical activity

Joe Wicks is starting his daily workouts (PE with Joe) again on Monday 11th January on YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAxW1XT0iEJo0TYlRfn6rYQ

Cosmic Yoga - https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga

Yoga For Kids - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X655B4ISakg 

Andy's Wild Workout - https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episodes/p06tmmvz/andys-wild-workouts

Dinosaur stomp - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Imhi98dHa5w&safe=active








Phonics Play - https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/ Username: jan21 Password: home

Phase 3 Tricky Words song - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R087lYrRpgY&list=PLCLKSf1kRDSRP6OCf-lm0wAr2s7Y1LfkO&index=3

Phase 4 tricky words song - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3NOzgR1ANc4&safe=active

Phase 5 sounds sing - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YPW-ZkhRUPY&safe=active



BBC Bitesize - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize

Oak National Academy - https://classroom.thenational.academy/

Crafts/puzzles etc - https://www.activityvillage.co.uk/

Crafts/puzzles etc - www.twinkl.co.uk

Crafts/cooking/interactive activities - https://www.orchardtoys.com/dept/things-to-do_d0127.htm


You can contact the Year 1 teachers on the following e-mail address - year1teachers@asquithprimary.org

Useful information

Number bonds to 10 and 20

Year 1 Spelling

Year 1 and 2 Common Exception Words

Our topic for this half term is Animals!



Parents Guide

Questions for parents whilst reading with your child.

Phonics Screening Check Previous Papers

The previous screening checks are freely available to download and practise with.

2019 Pupil Paper

2018 Pupil Paper

2017 Pupil Paper

2016 Pupil Paper

2015 Pupil Paper

2014 Pupil Paper

2013 Pupil Paper


Phonics Play 

A selection of games (Phase 5) and free to use. Subscription is available to gain full access. The Reading Robot game has a phonics screening checker function.