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Year 2 w/c 13.4.20

Work for Year 2 Pupils for week commencing 13.04.20

Dear Year 2 Pupils,

We hope you are all well and are staying safe with your families. Please find tasks below for the week beginning 13.04.20.

Again, do not feel pressurised to complete all activities – simply do what you can.

You can complete the activities in your exercise books if you cannot access a printer – just make sure you write the date and title of the lesson/task. You can make your own daily timetable and work at your own pace but pleaser make sure you have a break in between each subject.

Happy learning and keep up the good work Year 2!

From Ms Miller and the Year 2 Team 

Here are the details for your lessons for this week.

All of the worksheets are labelled (see the codes below e.g. 2E6) and are all in this zip file : Click here so that you can download them all at once if you want. Alternatively click each activity below to download them individually. 

Monday 13th April 2020

Subject

Time

Details

English

60 minutes

Check the English Lesson details 2E6: Click here

LI: To design and create a mythical creature

  1. Look at examples of mythical creatures
  2. Design your own, thinking about its features
  3. Jot down ideas in the form of a spider diagram

*Use 2E6 planning sheet and look at 2E6 example creature

Reading  + Comprehension

45 mins

Silent reading/reading aloud to someone in your house – remember to fill in your reading records

This website will provide books online:

www.oxforddowl.co.uk – you will need an email and to create a password – it is FREE

Read  Rumpelstiltskin on Oxford Owl and answer the comprehension questions titled  ‘2C4 Rumpelstiltskin

Maths

60 minutes

Check the maths lesson details 2M6: Click here

LI: To review identifying, representing and estimating numbers

  1. Task sheet day 1
  2. Complete SATS buster arithmetic test A
  3. Mathletics - position and direction: flip, slide and turn

History

60 minutes

Check the History lesson details for 2H2: Click here

LI: To learn about the life and achievements of Emmeline Pankhurst  

  1. Read the information provided
  2. Discuss key facts with somebody else
  3. Complete a timeline relating to Emmeline Pankhurst

PE at home

30 mins

Do Joe Wicks’ Daily PE lesson at home – just search Joe Wicks daily PE lesson on Google and click the link onto YouTube.  

Tuesday 14th April 2020

Subject

Time

Details

English

60 minutes

Check the English lesson details 2E7

LI: To write a character description  

  1. Recap your creature from the previous day
  2. Revisit your ideas and decide how you may put these ideas into sentences
  3. Read Ms Miller’s example of a character description
  4. Write your character description into your exercise book
  5. Check it makes sense

*Look at description example titled ‘2E7 Mythical Description Example

Reading + Comprehension

20 mins

Silent reading/reading aloud to someone in your house – remember to fill in your reading records

Read Red Planet on Oxford Owl and answer the comprehension questions titled Red Planet 2C5’

Maths

60 minutes

Check the maths lesson for 2M7

LI: To review multiplication facts 2s, 5s and 10s.

  1. WB 2A page 110-114
  2. SATS busters set C, test 1
  3. Mathletics – properties of shapes: collect the shapes 1

Science

60 minutes

Check the Science lesson details for 2S2 plus slides (2S2 plants slides)

LI: To make observations and record

  1. Read through the slides
  2. Become familiar with key vocabulary
  3. Choose plants to draw each day
  4. Write some similarities and differences between the plants
  5. Answer the scientific questions

Music at home

40 minutes

Check Music lesson details for 2MUS2

LI: To create your own rhythmic ostinato for percussion instruments

  1. Review the term ostinato
  2. Answer the question about tuned and un-tuned instruments
  3. Create your own rhythmic ostinato for un-tuned percussion instruments (or found ones) 

PE at home

30 mins

Do Joe Wicks’ Daily PE lesson at home – just search Joe Wicks daily PE lesson on Google and click the link onto YouTube. 

Wednesday 15th April 2020

Subject

Time

Details

English

60 minutes

Check the English lesson details 2E8

LI: To consolidate grammar skills

  1. Complete grammar activity
  2. Check answers 
  3. Discuss meaning of grammatical terms with an adult if you can
  4. Reading 
 

20 mins

Silent reading or reading aloud to someone in your house – remember to fill in your reading records.

You could read a chapter book, a short story or even a magazine. Reading for pleasure is great!

Maths

60 minutes

Check the Maths lesson for 2M8

 LI: To review interpreting tables and picture graphs

1. WB 2A p.249 – 250

2. SATS Busters Set C Test 2

3. Mathletics – Time and Money: Days of the week

Geography

60 minutes

Check the Geography lesson details for 2G2

LI: To research different European landmarks

  1. Review key vocabulary and information about Europe
  2. Learn about/research different landmarks
  3. Create fact file about a European landmark

*You can use 2G2 Eiffel Tower or 2G2 Norway for information if you cannot do your own research.

Art at home

60 minutes

Check the Art at home page for an activity of your choice.

PE at home

60 mins

Do Joe Wicks’ Daily PE lesson at home – just search Joe Wicks daily PE lesson on Google and click the link onto YouTube. 

Thursday 16th April 2020

Subject

Time

Details

English

30 minutes

Check English lesson details for 2E9

LI: To read and understand a text

(Inference Comprehension)

  1. Read the title of the text
  2. Read the questions and answer them in complete sentences
  3. Check your answers   

Reading + Comprehension

45 mins

Silent reading or reading aloud to someone in your house – remember to fill in your reading records

Alternatively, listen to/watch a story on www.storylineonline.net – this is a great place to listen to stories that are read by various people. They are engaging for young children. Your child could write a couple of sentences afterwards about what they have read.

Maths

60 minutes

Check the Maths lesson for 2M9

LI: To review quarters

1. Task sheet day 4

2. SATS Busters Set C Test 3

3. Mathletics – Problem Solving: Commutative property of addition

RS

50 minutes

Check the RS lesson details for 2RS2

LI: To know about Hindu pilgrimages

  1. Read through the key vocabulary and review what a pilgrimage is.
  2. Read through the information and write a short paragraph about what you have learnt
  3. Pose a question and research the answer

Art at home

60 minutes

Check the Art at home page for an activity of your choice.

PE at home

30 mins

Do Joe Wicks’ Daily PE lesson at home – just search Joe Wicks daily PE lesson on Google and click the link onto YouTube. 

Friday 17th April 2020

Subject

Time

Details

English

60 minutes

English

There is no specific lesson activity for today, as the character description may take more than one lesson, so continue that work from Tuesday.

Reading 

20 mins

Silent reading or reading aloud to someone in your house – remember to fill in your reading records

Read What’s Inside Me? on Oxford Owl and answer the comprehension questions titled What’s Inside Me?' 2C6

Maths

60 minutes

Check the Maths lesson for 2M10

Maths investigation – 2D shapes 

1. Task sheet day 5

2. Mathletics – Add and Subtract (1): 10 more, 10 less

Art

60 minutes

Check the Art lesson details for 2A2

  1. Read through the slides
  2. Watch the video about pointillism
  3. Experiment with pointillism using different methods.  

PE at home

30 mins

Do Joe Wicks’ Daily PE lesson at home – just search Joe Wicks daily PE lesson on Google and click the link onto YouTube. 

 
Have a lovely weekend!