Welcome to the Arsenal Home Learning resource pack, featuring midfielder Matteo Guendouzi.
These literacy, numeracy and PE activities are directly based on the National Curriculum. The activities are suitable for children in Key Stage 2 (aged 7-11), although younger children may require some additional support. Share photos of your children’s work on Twitter using #AFCHomeLearning.
Please note that for a number of these activities, you'll need to download the writing template located at the bottom of this page.
Reading: Complete the reading comprehension on Matteo. Find out all about Guendouzi’s football career so far. Then see how much you remember by answering the questions. Available as an online quiz or worksheet below:
Writing: Write a diamante poem! Learn about the structure of a diamante poem, then have a go at writing one of your own. Download the instructions below and the writing template from the bottom of the page:
Quiz: Tackle Matteo Guendouzi’s numeracy quiz. Based directly on the National Curriculum, children can keep their maths skills sharp by completing this quiz on a wide range of numeracy topics. The activity is aimed at years 5 and 6, younger children may need support. Access the online quiz here
These PE activities are focused on jumping, receiving and communication. The Matteo Guendouzi-inspired pack will help you to develop these skills. Designed for the home, they require no specialist equipment. Download the resources below:
Art: Have a go at designing a new football for Matteo. Make sure it is a modern and cool design, good luck. Don’t forget to share your finished designs with us on Twitter. Download below:
Fun: Can you spot the difference? Look at the two photos of Matteo on the pitch. Can you find all five differences between the photos? Good luck!
If you have access to a printer, feel free to use our writing and plain templates below. Otherwise, activities can be completed online, on a tablet or computer, or on plain paper.
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