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Year 2

Year Two Home Learning Letter and QR codes

PE and exercise fun

recommended by Mrs Cullen.

Phonics Play link

Children's Poetry Link

Year Two Learning

Friday 22.1.21

Literacy 22.1.21

Literacy 22.1.21

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Learn how to write a Kennings poem.

How to write Kennings (riddles)

The rules for writing Kennings poems

A 'what am I?' riddles game you might want to play together. It works as a matching pairs game too.

A riddles scavenger hunt you might want to play around your house.

Maths 22.1.21

Maths Challenge - Circles Circles

 

If you have counters or coins to help you with this challenge they will be useful - but any round things will do. Paper plates would be fun to use! Or anything circular to draw around.

 

And don't forget TTRS and Doodle Maths - Complete the daily challenge today!

Circles Circles.mp4

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You don't have an afternoon lesson today so you might like to complete the speed bounce challenge set by Mrs Cullen and enter your score to get a certificate!

The code is archery-gymnast-kayaker

(link directly below)

The closing date for the challenge is Sunday 24.1.21.

Year Two Learning

Thursday 21.1.21

Literacy 21.1.21

Literacy lesson 21.1.21

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Writing a cinquain poem.

Our PowerPoint for the Literacy lesson 21.1.21

Rules for writing a cinquain poem.

A cinquain template if you want one.

Maths 21.1.21

Spr2.2.4 - 5 times-table

Today we are learning the 5x tables.

The teaching slides if you need them.

The worksheet if you would like to print it.

Maths Challenge 21.1.21

 

Some times tables games you might like to play.

You can print them out or even draw or make one of your own.

Ask someone to play with you - and see who will be the winner!

 

 

PSHE 21.1.21

den building.mp4

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Click this link to hear the teachers read lots of different stories.

Year Two Learning

Wednesday 20.1.21

Literacy 20.1.21

Literacy lesson 20.1.21

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How to write a Haiku.

How to write a Haiku poem.

Rules for Haiku writing.

Photos of winter for inspiration

Maths 20.1.21

Spr2.2.3 - 2 times-table

Today we are practising the 2x tables

The teaching slides for the worksheet

If you wish to print the worksheet

Some extra practise with arrays

A powerpoint that will help you practise what you know.

Some worksheets to use if you would like

Here are some extra challenge activities to try!

Reading and writing ILA 20.1.21

Wednesday 20th January ILA

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Wednesday 20th January ILA - Updated

Year Two Learning

Tuesday 19.1.21

Literacy 19.1.21

Your Literacy lesson 19.1.21

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In preparation for writing poems later on this week, here is a refresher lesson on syllables.

Move your body to these examples too.

A little more practice if you would like...

Follow this link to today's tasks...
Maths 19.1.21

Spr2.2.2 - Make doubles

This is a recap of how to make doubles. It will help when you're learning the 2x tables.

The powerpoint that matches the worksheet today.

The worksheet if you wish to use it.

Your maths challenge today - Marbles in the Jar

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You will need to use your understanding of doubling, halving, addition and subtraction today for this challenge.

Doubles and near doubles if you'd like some extra practice.

Role Play 19.1.21

Tuesday 19th January ILA

Tuesday 19th January ILA

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Year Two Learning

Monday 18.1.21

Literacy 18.1.21

Literacy lesson 18.1.21

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Have a go at some handwriting practice and then enjoy Vivian French's story The Snow Dragon from the BBC. If you have time, you could complete a story map to show us what happens in the story.

Handwriting practice.

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Work alongside Mrs O'Reilly to practise joining your p letters in your handwriting.

Letter formation for those who are finding it too challenging to join.

How to use the handwriting lines above.

This is an example of a text map from a different story.

Maths 18.1.21
You will need some small objects - counters, pasta, lego or anything else you have to help you with the work today.

Spr2.2.1 - Using arrays

This is the video you will need for today's lesson.

The powerpoint the teachers will be using today.

If you would like to use the worksheet today

Maths Challenge - Pick a Pair

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Art and design 18.1.21

Monday 18th January afternoon challenge

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Year Two Learning

Friday 15.1.21

Literacy 15.1.21

Literacy lesson 15.1.21

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Superhero Pet Factfile

Maths 15.1.21

The PowerPoint for Maths 15.1.21 edited at 10.30am

The worksheet if you want it 15.1.21

Daily Maths Challenge - Maths of Me!

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Numbers are all around us - use the ones that are special t you to create your own maths poster. There is a template below if you want to print it out - or just make up your own!

Year Two Learning

Thursday 14.1.21

Literacy 14.1.21

A bit of handwriting practice to start the lesson.

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Your r and f letters can be tricky to join. Watch Mrs O'Reilly and write along with her to help you practise.

Literacy 14.1.21

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The resources for today's lesson.

On Seesaw, we would like to see your new superhero name, your superpower and your superhero symbol drawn and coloured in. If you have time, tell us in a few words why you have chosen that symbol and what it represents. 
Maths 14.1.21
Please watch the video below for today's Maths. 

Here is the PowerPoint the teachers will be using.

YOU DON'T NEED THIS WORKSHEET but if you want to print it out, you can. It has the same questions as on the PowerPoint.

If your numbers sometimes end up backwards in Maths, these tracing and number formation sheets will help you practise.

Maths Challenge - 13.1.21 What maths skills will you need to use to solve the challenge today?

The Amazing Splitting Plant.mp4

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PSHE (Personal, Social and Health education) 14.1.21

Grandfather and I by Helen E. Buckley

Guidance for PSHE lesson

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Mrs Templer's example for PSHE

Year Two Learning

Wednesday 13.1.21

Literacy 13.1.21

Literacy 13.1.21

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These are the questions you will need for today's Literacy. There is space for your answers if you want to type them in.

Maths 13.1.21
Please watch the video link below for today's Maths lesson.

This is the PowerPoint the teachers will be using.

If you'd like an extra challenge in Maths, there is one saved below here.

Watch as Ms Dell reads the story 'Lots of Biscuits!'

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See if you can work out how many biscuits everyone should have. Yummy!
Geography 13.1.21

Geography 13.1.21

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There is lots to show you this lesson so the video is in two parts to make it fit on the website.

Part 2 Geography 13.1.21

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The facts that Mrs O'Reilly read to you.

Remember to stay safe while working and researching online.

Year Two Learning

Tuesday 12.1.21

The phonics plan is just a guide for some daily activities you can do at home to support your child with phonics.
Literacy 12.1.21

Margot the Magnificent Marker's Tuesday message to you...

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Your Literacy lesson 12.1.21

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A vocabulary lesson for you today...

The resources you will need.

The resources as a Word document

How to work out what a new word means...

Mrs O'Reilly's examples of new sentences written using the vocabulary from the lesson.

Maths 12.1.21
Please watch the video saved below for today's lesson.

This is the PowerPoint that the teachers will be using in the lesson.

If you'd like an extra challenge in Maths because yesterday wasn't challenging enough, here are some tasks to try. Mrs O'Reilly has read them aloud for you to help with the reading. 

Mrs O'Reilly reads the Maths challenges aloud 12.1.21

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History 12.1.21

Your history lesson 12.1.21

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Ernest Shackleton book read aloud

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Mrs O'Reilly reads the book again for you.

Here a some fact file templates - IF YOU WANT TO DO SOME EXTRA WRITING THIS LESSON

Where is Antarctica?

Some quick facts about Antarctica.

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Your Geography lesson tomorrow will be to learn more about Antarctica - but here is a head start for you.

Year Two Learning

Monday 11.1.21

Literacy lesson 11.1.21

Information about this week's Literacy lessons.

Literacy lesson video Monday 11.1.21

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Your task for today is read the superhero fact files and find out about our helpful superheroes.

Part 2 of today's Literacy lesson 11.1.21

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Please don't worry when you get the part where I share the screen with you for Sky Boy. Although I didn't press 'new share' so you can't see it, the teachers will show you what it looks like. I haven't missed off anything too vital. Apologies.
If you want to try reading these yourself, just turn off the sound and then you won't hear the man's voice reading them.

Animal Heroes - with sound this time.

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Sky Boy - with sound this time.

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How to use Bug Club / Active Learn

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Maths 11.1.21
Please watch the video link saved below. 

This is the PowerPoint with the questions on that the teachers used in class.

Science 11.1.21

BB Investigation.mp4

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Ball bouncing in slow motion: Light ball

What do you notice about the way the ball bounces?

Bouncing Ball Investigation

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Part 2 of Bouncing Ball Investigation

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Year Two Learning

Friday 8th January 2021

Literacy 8.1.21

Literacy lesson 8.1.21

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The New Year Resolutions template to print if you want it.

Mrs O'Reilly's examples

Maths 8.1.21

Maths lesson 8.1.21

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How to use TTRS

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Year Two Learning

Thursday 7.1.21

Literacy lesson 7.1.21

Literacy lesson 7.1.21 Unlikely Friends

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Unlikely Friends resources

Maths 7.1.21

Today's maths game. We have called it 'Countdown'.

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Numberlines and hundred squares to help if you need them.

Afternoon lesson - PSHE

Listen to Mrs O'Reilly read the book; Buckets, Dippers and Lids before you listen to the lesson. This is Buckets...

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Dippers...

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... and Lids

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Your instructions for the PSHE video.

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(Please note - I say that the videos of me reading the book are found below when in fact they are found above this video).

A bucket template to print if you want it.

Mrs O'Reilly's example of a bucket being filled and dipped.

Year Two Learning

Wednesday 6.1.21

Literacy

Writing a thank you letter

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Mrs O'Reilly tells us what today's Literacy lesson is all about...

Mrs O'Reilly's examples

Maths

How to use Doodle Maths

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Afternoon lesson - Science

Wednesday's Afternoon Lesson - Science

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Mrs O'Reilly explains today's science lesson - and experiment called Nice Ice. There are two parts to this video...

Nice Ice experiment part 2.mp4

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Nice Ice instructions

Mrs O'Reilly's examples for the Nice Ice experiment

Help using online resources

How to use Seesaw

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https://app.seesaw.me/#/login

How to use Bug Club / Active Learn

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https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk/login?

How to use Times Tables Rock Stars (TTRS)

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How to use DoodleMaths

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How to use Teach Your Monster to Read

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https://www.teachyourmonstertoread.com/u/7201326
Star code 7201326 (if you need it)
Below this point you will find old resources from the Autumn Term of 2020.
Literacy
Year Two Week One Literacy

Monday Literacy

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Design an alien video.mp4

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Day Two Literacy Dr Xargle's Book of Earthlets

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Day Two example writing

Day Three Literacy

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Day Four Literacy Dr Xargle's Book of Earthlets

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Day Four example writing

Day Five Literacy Dr Xargle's Book of Earthlets

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Day Five example writing

Year Two Week Two Literacy

Year Two Week Two Day One Literacy Explanation texts

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Mrs O'Reilly's example

Year Two Week Two Day Two Literacy

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Year Two Week Two Day Three Literacy

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Year Two Week Two Day Four Literacy

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Year Two Week Two Day Five Literacy

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Finished explanation text.mp4

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Maths
Year Two Week One Maths

Year 2 Week 1 Monday Maths

Year 2 Week 1 Tuesday Maths

Year 2 Week 1 Wednesday Maths

Year 2 Week 1 Thursday Maths

Year 2 Week 1 Friday Maths

Year 2 Week Two Maths

Year 2 Week 2 Monday Maths

Year 2 Week 2 Tuesday Maths

Year 2 Week 2 Wednesday Maths

Year 2 Week 2 Thursday Maths

Year 2 Week 2 Friday Maths

Topic resources

Grace Darling reading comprehension

Layers of the ocean PowerPoint

Layers of the ocean activity sheet

Plastic pollution PowerPoint

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