THE bank holiday is over and it’s back to home schooling time.

This week’s first Home Times has been taken over by the literacy team.

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They’re looking at ways to turn our young pupils into word wizards – so here’s a host of activities to try.

Now everyone is at home more, there is time for reading and picking up new and exciting words from books or television.

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Today we have different tasks to try to make sure the words stick in children’s minds.

And they involve some artwork that will be bright and cheerful.

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Maybe some stories in the newspaper will help with new words too.

As always, for those without access to a QR code scanner, here are the links to the accompanying videos, below.

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Words stick:


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On Friday we’ll be back with English as an Additional Language.