Rodney House Specialist Support School

Rodney House Specialist Support School

Welcome to Hippo Class

Home Learning 

Fill in the Blank Words 

Scavenger Hunt 

Gumdrop CVC Words

Make Hot Chocolate Sticks 

The decodable book uses the phase 2 sounds s, a, t, p, i, n. Help your child to point at each sound in the word to blend and segment the sounds together. Ask who, what and where questions to test understanding of the story. Can your child answer the comprehension questions at the end of the story? Use the communication mat provided below to support your child. 



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Please keep scrolling down to find the different sections:

  • Session videos
  • Physical, PSED and sensory sessions and ideas
  • Worksheets and websites

Session Videos

Below you will find a range of video lessons covering the curriculum, including Communication, Literacy, Maths and Science. 

Red Nose Day

Hippos had a visit from some pirates on zoom! We made pirate hats and enjoyed listening to sea shanties.


Phonics - Silly Soup 


Printable Alice in Wonderland Handwriting practice 

Alice in Wonderland Phonics

Enchanted Forest Printing

Grow a Beanstalk

Seed Bombs 

Hippo Class loved their trip to Sealife! They walked through the glass tunnel surrounded by huge sea turtles, found Nemo and some children stroked starfish in the rock pool. 

Hippo class have been inspired by 'Big Art Attack' and made a large scale piece of art on the playground floor. We used materials from around school to make a picture of 'The Green Giant' from our new class story of the same title.

Homemade Tent House

Ice Cream Roleplay 

Outdoor Phonics 

Sandwich Task 

Three Little Pigs Story

Huff and Puff Painting

Literacy - Phonics

Click the image below to go to a BBC game where you can learn and practice the Phase 2 sounds 'i, n, m and d'.

Watch how they are formed too!

Interactive Ordering and Sequencing Game

Click the image below to go and play!

This activity is to practice ordering and sequencing numbers.