Some of you are writing diaries - Mrs Gray and Mrs Scholes love that idea! It would be great if every one of you wrote a diary. It will be brilliant for you to look back on too.
Click this link for TT Rockstars login page
Click this link for Purple Mash login page
Try Supermovers from BBC - Maths, English and more to music!
Well done 2G undefeated at Timetables Rockstars Battle throughout lockdown.
Arts Week (29th June - 19th July)
The Art's Week theme is 'connecting across generations'
Why not take part in the 'A Sculpture a Day' challenge? The challenge is simple — to make a sculpture in under five minutes from objects and materials you can find in your home.
- Take a look around your home and collect objects that interest you
- Spend some time playing with these objects. You could try anything: balancing, hanging, tying, scrunching…
- Decide on your final sculpture and take a picture!
BBC Lessons Online
The BBC have released their online lessons, click the link below to access them - we have combined some of these with our suggested timetable.
Make you own Snakes and Ladders - with a difference.
- Download the 100 square or make your own.
- Draw in the snakes and ladders - colour them in carefully.
- Make a pile of cards with snakes on the back.
- Make a pile of cards with ladders on the back.
- Write maths questions on the back of each card (write trickier questions on the ladders.
- When you land on the foot of a ladder you need to answer the question correctly to go up the ladder.
- When you land on a snake if you answer the question correctly you don't go down the snake - give yourself a time limit - perhaps 5 seconds to answer.
- Play the game and have fun.
Have a go at this
See below for links to help your learning whilst the school is closed due to Covid-19
Year 2 are you going to start the day with an invigorating work out with Joe Wicks. Mrs Gray and Mrs Scholes are joining in this morning :) If you don't do it live at 9am you can do it anytime - click on the link.
TOP TIP IF YOU HAVE TROUBLE GETTING ON ANY WEBSITE MAKE SURE YOU
ARE ON GOOGLE CHROME NOT INTERNET EXPLORER
SPELLING AND PHONICS
Here are our Common Exception Words for Year 2. Why not choose a few tricky ones every week to practise?
DAILY PHONIC LESSONS AT HOME
Don't forget our lesson films every day, Monday to Friday.
Each film will be available for 24 hours on YouTube.
Speed Sounds Set 1 – 9.30 am (GMT)
Speed Sounds Set 2 – 10.00 am
Speed Sounds Set 3 – 10.30 am
Click the link below:
Spelling - You will need to register for a free trial but no card details are required to start the trial.
Note: By registering here you also gain access to Mathshed.
BBC Bitesize - Spelling , Grammar and Punctuation
Times Tables Rockstars
Mathshed (this is also accessed when you apply for your free trial of spelling shed.
Mathsframe - click on resources and select free resources.
I have been asked for help with the 4 times table - click the link below to access a rap version
READING AND WRITING
Oxford Owl online books - Again you need to register as a parent but no commitment to continue. Free access to online books.
BBC Bitesize Reading and Writing
The Literacy Shed - a site full of animation clips. Children can write out the story, a letter to or from one of the characters, a diary entry based on the clip.
BookFix - Fabulous resource with reading video clips and tasks
David Walliams Audiobooks - David Walliams is releasing audiobooks free to listen to everyday.Click the link below
If you would like to practise your handwriting, this video models how to correctly form cursive letters:
These site have either free parental access to a variety of resources or have links to free work books etc
Twinkl - lots of curricular and non curricular activities
Generation Genius - fabulous science site with great videos and quizzes. You need to sign up for a free month's trial.
BBC Bitesize KS1 - this site has other curricular areas with great activities.
Music - try these games - I'm sure you will be better than Mrs Gray!
Do you need to relax for 2 minutes - click the link below - get an adult to do this with you - we all need to stop sometimes.
FOLLOW THIS LINK TO WATCH A FABULOUS SCIENCE VIDEO - WITH FOLLOW UP ACTIVITIES
Roald Dahl Museum
NASA - for children
The British Museum
Metropolitan Museum of Arts - Children's section
Monteray Bay Aquarium
Our teachers are Mrs Gray and Mrs Scholes
Other staff in the year group are Miss Bedford (2G) Miss Berry (2S)
Our new school rules: READY, RESPECT, SAFE
Children really benefit from daily reading with an adult. In 2G we have the bookworm challenge in class which is a race for the children's worms to reach the top. Children move their worm when they have read their book. Let's see how many pom poms we can get this half term.
Key Instant Recall Facts (KIRFs)
Our focus this half term is to know my 10 times tables (multiply and divide.
Children will bring spellings home based on the spelling focus on that week or common exception words.
Our topic for Spring 2 is
Around the World in 80 Days
We will compare the explorers Neil Armstrong and Captain James Cook.
Our rewards and sanctions
Our 2 themes this half term are: