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Week Beginning 25th January 2021

Home Learning Monday 25th January 2021

Hello Year 2,

I hope you all had a good weekend and been able to enjoy the snow. Send me some photos of you in the snow on the Year 2 email. Today we will start our sentence stacking lessons and our fluency slides-more information below.

Below you will find your home learning tasks for today. Once you have completed them, you can send them to me using the Year 2 Blogs on Purple Mash.

 

To find the blogs go to Purple Mash and click on the green globe icon at the top that says sharing. When you click on that you will see a tab called Shared Blogs. Click on that and then you will see 3 blogs-one for English, one for Maths and one for Topic.

When you are in the blog, click on the green box with the + sign. This will give you a post to type into with title box, summary and content sections.

You can type answers into the content section or you can take a photo of your work and attach it using the icon that looks like a picture with a paper clip. I will then be able to see all of your wonderful learning. You can also ask me questions if you are unsure about any of your work. Remember to save!

 

Have a great day, stay safe,

Mrs Rothery

 

English:

 

Reading

Complete the reading 2dos on Purple Mash. I have set activities based on your reading.

Access the Oak Academy library here:

https://library.thenational.academy/

Access Oxford Owl ebooks here:

https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/reading/free-ebooks/

 

Join us for storytime on Zoom at 2p.m.

 

Writing:

Please watch the George and the Dragon day 1 sentence stacking video in the English blog on Purple Mash. Follow the instructions for each chunk of writing and pause the video so you can do your writing when I tell you to. Remember to use the correct spellings and punctuation for each and your best handwriting. Take a photo of your writing and upload it to the English blog.

 

Handwriting:

See the video in the English blog on Purple Mash from Mrs Mayes

 

Maths:

Fluency:

Please answer the questions on the slides in the powerpoint below. Write your answers in your exercise book, take a photo and upload it to the Maths blog or type your answers into the contents box.

Maths:

 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/recognising-lines-of-symmetry-within-2-d-shapes-chh6ct

Snowflakes are symmetrical. Click on the link above to watch an Oak Academy lesson about symmetry. Pause when instructed and complete the activity, let me know your quiz score. Write your answers in your exercise book, take a photo and upload to the maths blog or type your answers straight into the contents box.

 

Topic

 

Science/Art

https://easyscienceforkids.com/wilson-snowflake-bentley/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cEU1Qy3lItM

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zmqmrj6

Read the information about Snowflake Bentley-the scientist who first photographed snowflakes- and snow. Watch the video and write 3 facts about him and 3 facts about snow.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4yVVVVXXaLM

Watch this video to learn how to draw a snowflake.

 

https://www.bbcgoodfood.com/howto/guide/how-make-paper-snowflake

Follow the instructions to make a paper snowflake.

Take photos of your facts and snowflakes and upload them to the Topic blog.

 

PE

Please click on the link below to complete Joe Wicks PE.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ke04O2ma7eI

 

Home Learning Tuesday 26th January 2021

Hello Year 2,           

                                                               

Welcome to Tuesday! I hope you enjoyed your first Plot Point lesson in writing for George and the Dragon. These will continue today with Plot Point 2. There is also our first lesson in our new History topic about castles on Purple Mash. Remember to join us for story time on Zoom at 2p.m.

 

Below you will find your home learning tasks for today. Once you completed them, you can send them to me using the Year 2 Blogs on Purple Mash.

To find the blogs go to Purple Mash and click on the green globe icon at the top that says sharing. When you click on that you will see a tab called Shared Blogs. Click on that and then you will see 3 blogs-one for English, one for Maths and one for Topic.

 

When you are in the blog, click on the green box with the + sign. This will give you a post to type into with title box, summary and content sections.

You can type answers into the content section or you can take a photo of your work and attach it using the icon that looks like a picture with a paper clip. I will then be able to see all of your wonderful learning. You can also ask me questions if you are unsure about any of your work. Remember to save!

Have a great day, stay safe,

Mrs Rothery

 

English:

 

Reading

Please complete comprehension no 5 in your CGP book-it will be called ‘Get well soon’ or ‘Finish the group’. Answer the questions in your exercise book and upload a photo to the English blog or type your answers straight into the contents box.

 

Keep on with your reading-there are lots of free ebooks here:

https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/reading/free-ebooks/

 

Use the library at Oak Academy here:

https://library.thenational.academy/

 

Writing:

Please watch the George and the Dragon day 2 sentence stacking video in the English blog on Purple Mash. Follow the instructions for each chunk of writing and pause the video so you can do your writing when I tell you to. Remember to use the correct spellings and punctuation for each and your best handwriting. Take a photo of your writing and upload it to the English blog.

 

Handwriting:

See the video in the English blog on Purple Mash from Mrs Mayes

 

Maths:

 

Fluency:

Please complete page 8 from your CGP Maths Mental Workout book in your exercise book before adding them to the Year 2 Maths Blog as a photo or type them straight into the contents box on the Maths blog.

 

Maths:

Complete the Winter Maths challenge cards below. Write your answers as sums using the correct symbols, take a photo and upload to the Maths blog or type straight into the contents box.

Topic

 

History

Watch the video in the Topic blog on Purple Mash of our first lesson about Castles. Answer the questions (in Word document below) and sort the statements into important and not important in your exercise book, take a photo and upload to the Topic blog.

Vocabulary- Mrs Wordsmith

 

Please find out the meaning of these words and write them down in your exercise book. Can you draw a picture to go with them? See if you can use them in a sentence. Take a photo for the English blog or type straight into the contents box.

struggle   harmless   difficult   try

 

Home Learning Wednesday 27th January 2021

Hello Year 2,

 

Don’t forget to come to story time today. Join me on zoom at 2 p.m. Check your grown up’s email for the link. You can also find lessons on CBBC each day. Today we have our first computer lesson of our Spreadsheet unit. There will be a video on Purple Mash explaining how to do it. It may be useful to have 2 tabs open on your device-1 with the video and one with the 2do.

 

Below you will find your home learning tasks for today. Once you have completed them, you can send them to me using the Year 2 Blogs on Purple Mash.

To find the blogs go to Purple Mash and click on the green globe icon at the top that says sharing. When you click on that you will see a tab called Shared Blogs. Click on that and then you will see 3 blogs-one for English, one for Maths and one for Topic.

 

When you are in the blog, click on the green box with the + sign. This will give you a post to type into with title box, summary and content sections.

You can type answers into the content section or you can take a photo of your work and attach it using the icon that looks like a picture with a paper clip. I will then be able to see all of your wonderful learning. You can also ask me questions if you are unsure about any of your work. Remember to save!

 

Have a great day, stay safe,

Mrs Rothery

 

English:

 

Reading

Read the story ‘The Old Pony’ attached below.

When you have read the story make a list of all the words with the long ‘o’ sound in them. Sort them into the different spellings-you will have words with ‘oe’, ‘o’, ‘ow’, ‘oa’ and ‘o-e’. Take a photo of your work and attach it to the contents in the English blog or type straight into the contents box.

 

Keep on with your reading in between. There are lots of free ebooks here:

https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/reading/free-ebooks/

 

You can also access the library at the Oak Academy here:

https://library.thenational.academy/

Writing:

Please watch the George and the Dragon day 3 sentence stacking video in the English blog on Purple Mash. Follow the instructions for each chunk of writing and pause the video so you can do your writing when I tell you to. Remember to use the correct spellings and punctuation for each and your best handwriting. Take a photo of your writing and upload it to the English blog.

 

Handwriting:

See the video on Purple Mash from Mrs Mayes

 

Maths:

 

Fluency:

Please answer the questions on the slides in the powerpoint below. Write your answers in your exercise book, take a photo and upload it to the Maths blog or type your answers into the contents box.

Maths:

Please complete Page 8 from your CGP Maths Workout book (called Adding or Ordering Numbers) in your Home Learning book before adding them to the Year 2 Maths Blog or type the answers straight into the contents box.

 

Topic

 

Music

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zk86qfr/articles/zk7wr2p

Please click on the link above to watch a video about sound effects. Read the information and complete the 3 activities. Think about what you could use to make sound effects for our George and the Dragon story and write a list (remember your commas!). Take a photo and upload to the Topic blog on Purple Mash or type straight into the contents box.

 

Computing

Open the 2calculate 2do on Purple Mash and follow the instructions in the video (the video is also in the Topic blog).

 

Home Learning Thursday 28th January 2021

Hello Year 2,

 

It has been lovely to see your sentence stacking this week. I am very impressed with your choice of words and how well you have followed the videos-keep it up!

 

Below you will find your home learning tasks for today. Once you completed them, you can send them to me using the Year 2 Blogs on Purple Mash.

To find the blogs go to Purple Mash and click on the green globe icon at the top that says sharing. When you click on that you will see a tab called Shared Blogs. Click on that and then you will see 3 blogs-one for English, one for Maths and one for Topic.

 

When you are in the blog, click on the green box with the + sign. This will give you a post to type into with title box, summary and content sections.

You can type answers into the content section or you can take a photo of your work and attach it using the icon that looks like a picture with a paper clip. I will then be able to see all of your wonderful learning. You can also ask me questions if you are unsure about any of your work. Remember to save!

 

Have a great day, stay safe,

Mrs Rothery

 

English:

 

Reading

https://phonicsplaycomics.co.uk/

Choose a comic to read from the link above.

 

https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/resources/phase/5/alt-spellings-ai

https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/resources/phase/5/alt-spellings-ee

Play the games for ‘ai’ and ‘ee’ in the links above.

 

http://www.ictgames.com/littleBirdSpelling/

Practise your tricky words above.

 

Keep on with your reading in between. There are lots of free ebooks here:

https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/reading/free-ebooks/

 

You can also access the library at the Oak Academy here:

https://library.thenational.academy/

 

Join us on Zoom for story time at 2p.m.

 

Writing:

Please watch the George and the Dragon day 4 sentence stacking video in the English blog on Purple Mash. Follow the instructions for each chunk of writing and pause the video so you can do your writing when I tell you to. Remember to use the correct spellings and punctuation for each and your best handwriting. Take a photo of your writing and upload it to the English blog.

 

Handwriting:

Please complete the handwriting video in the Purple Mash English Blog.

 

Maths:

 

Fluency:

Please complete Exercise 9 from your CGP Maths Mental Workout book in your exercise book before adding them to the Year 2 Maths Blog as a photo or type them straight into the contents box on the Maths blog.

 

Maths: -

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/make-10-c4t6ar

Click on the link above to watch an Oak Academy Maths lesson about making ten in order to add or subtract 2 digit numbers. Pause when instructed to complete the activities. Write your answers in your exercise book as well as your quiz score, take a photo and upload to the Maths blog or type your answers straight into the contents box.

 

Topic

 

Art

Hello again Year 2! We have reached another Art lesson. We are starting a Unit called Animal Art . This should tie in very nicely with your science work. Today’s lesson is all about observational drawing.

 

Please watch the video on the blog and then open up the JPEG Art picture of the 4 animals to copy. Please photograph your drawings and then attach them onto the blog. If you want to challenge yourself after you have drawn the 3 animals see if you can find a picture of an animal in a book or magazine to copy. I’m looking forward to seeing your art work!

 

From Mrs Mayes

 

PE

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8cLWrEOxWHc

Please click on the link for a Cosmic Kids All About Rockets yoga session.

 

Home Learning Friday 29th January 2021

Hello Year 2,

 

Well done everyone for all your hard work this week. I wonder if it is going to snow again this weekend? If it does, remember everything we learnt on Monday about snow! Next week we will carry on with our sentence stacking. It would be lovely if you could take a recording of you reading your story so far and upload it to the English blog on Purple Mash. On Monday it will be February-please practise spelling this.

 

Below you will find your home learning tasks for today. Once you completed them, you can send them to me using the Year 2 Blogs on Purple Mash.

 

To find the blogs go to Purple Mash and click on the green globe icon at the top that says sharing. When you click on that you will see a tab called Shared Blogs. Click on that and then you will see 3 blogs-one for English, one for Maths and one for Topic.

When you are in the blog, click on the green box with the + sign. This will give you a post to type into with title box, summary and content sections.

You can type answers into the content section or you can take a photo of your work and attach it using the icon that looks like a picture with a paper clip. I will then be able to see all of your wonderful learning. You can also ask me questions if you are unsure about any of your work. Remember to save!

 

Have a great day, stay safe,

Mrs Rothery

 

English:

 

Reading

Complete the reading 2dos on Purple Mash. I have set activities based on your reading.

 

Keep on with your reading. There are lots of free ebooks here:

 

https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/reading/free-ebooks/

 

Access the Oak Academy library here:

https://library.thenational.academy/

 

Join us for story time on Zoom at 2p.m. everyday.

 

Writing:

Please watch the George and the Dragon day 5 sentence stacking video in the English blog on Purple Mash. Follow the instructions for each chunk of writing and pause the video so you can do your writing when I tell you to. Remember to use the correct spellings and punctuation for each and your best handwriting. Take a photo of your writing and upload it to the English blog.

 

If you cannot access the video the word document below contains the sentences with ideas for words. The colours will help you see which words to change. If you have any questions please email me at the Year 2 address.

Handwriting

Watch the video on Purple Mash from Mrs Mayes.

 

Maths:

 

Fluency:

Please answer the questions on the slides in the powerpoint below. Write your answers in your exercise book, take a photo and upload it to the Maths blog or type your answers into the contents box.

Maths: -

Please complete Page 9 from your CGP Maths Workout book (called Adding or Ordering Numbers) in your Home Learning book before adding them to the Year 2 Maths Blog or type the answers straight into the contents box.

 

Topic:

 

RE

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/what-is-the-torah-6njp6t

Watch the lesson on Judaism in the link above-The Torah. Complete the activity in your exercise book, take a photo and upload to the class topic blog or type your answers straight into the contents box. Let me know your quiz score.

 

PSHE

This half term our topic is Dreams and Goals. Complete the 2do on Purple Mash about ‘When I grow up’.
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