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Year 2 w/c 27.4.20

Work for Year 2 Pupils for week commencing 27.04.20

Dear Year 2 Pupils,

Hope you are keeping well. Once again, the following work is set for you to complete, but please only do what you can. Keep up the hard work!

The English lesson assigned for Wednesday is to write a letter. Here, you will be able to read letters from your Year 2 Teachers, so please take a look. You can do this lesson first if you so desire, it does not have to be done on Wednesday. Hope you enjoy reading them!

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From Ms Miller and the Year 2 Team

Here are the details for your lessons this week.

All of the worksheets are labelled (see the codes below e.g. 2E15) and are all in this zip file: Click here so that you can download them all at once.You can make your own daily timetable if you wish.

Alternatively click each activity below to download individually. 

Click on the day you want to see:

Monday  Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

Monday 27th April 2020

Subject

Time

Details

English

60 minutes

Check the English Lesson details 2E15: Click here

LI: To plan a myth retell

  1. Recap what a myth is
  2. Read through King Midas and the Golden Touch: Click here
  3. Plan what you will write
  4. Generate different sentences for your plan

*Use 2E15 King Midas Planning Sheet to jot down planning notes about the story.

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: Click here, you will need an email and to create a password – it is FREE

Read  Deep Down Weird on Oxford Owl and answer the comprehension questions titled  ‘2C10 Deep Down Weird': Click here and Click here for the answers.

Maths

60 minutes

Check the maths Lesson details 2M16: Click here

LI: To learn to tell the time to o’clock, half past, quarter past and quarter to

1. Task sheet: Click here

2. Mental Maths Test 1 Q. 1- 5. Click here for the full test.

3. Mathletics - Your choice of one exercise

History

60 minutes

Check the History lesson details for 2H4: Click here

LI: To create an interview with Emmeline Pankhurst or Malala Yousafzai

  1. Look at what an interview is. Identify sensible questions to ask at an interview
  2. Revise information about these two women
  3. Think of interview questions you could ask them
  4. Now, answer these questions from the viewpoint of one of these women

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 28th April 2020

Subject

Time

Details

English

60 minutes

Check the English lesson details 2E16: Click here

LI: To write a retell

  1. Recap your plan from the previous day
  2. Remind yourself of the different sentences you came up with
  3. Write your retell using the first person I
  4. Self-check your work

*Use 2E16 King Midas Example sheet from Tuesday to see an example of a retell

Reading + Comprehension

20 mins

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

Read Way-Out Day out on Oxford Owl and answer the comprehension questions titled ‘2C11 Way-Out Day Out’ and check the answers: Click here.

Maths

60 minutes

Check the maths lesson for 2M17: Click here

LI: To further use the inverse relationship to check calculations

1. Task sheet: Click here

2. Mental Maths Test 1 Q. 6- 10 (See whole test from Monday).

3. Mathletics – Your choice of one exercise

Science

60 minutes

Check the Science lesson details for 2S4 Plants: Click here, plus 2S4 Parent Help Sheet; Click here, and 2S4 Key Vocabulary, Click here.

LI: To observe and explain how an acorn grows into an oak tree

  1. Read and revise key vocabulary
  2. Read through information all about the journey of an acorn
  3. Complete comic strip about life cycle of an acorn
  4. Grow your own cress if you are able to

 

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 29th April 2020

Subject

Time

Details

English

60 minutes

Check the English lesson details 2E17: Click here

LI: To plan and write a letter

  1. Review what a letter is and look at the features
  2. Jot down ideas of what you may include in your letter
  3. Read some of the letters from your teachers
  4. Write your own letter

*Letters are as follows: Ms, Kennedy's letter2E17A – Ms Miller’s letter, 2E17B – Ms Kennedy’s letter, 2E17C – Ms Taylor’s letter and 2E17D – Ms Stranges’ letter. 

Reading 

20 mins

Silent reading/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 2M18: Click here

 LI: To learn about the properties of 2D shapes

1. Task Sheet: Click here

2. Mental Maths Test 1 Q. 11 - 15 (See whole test from Monday).

3. Mathletics – Your choice of one exercise.

Geography

60 minutes

Check the Geography lesson details for 2G4: Click here

LI: To learn about the flags of Europe

  1. Review key vocabulary and information about Europe
  2. Read the information about flags
  3. Complete activity

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 30th April 2020

Subject

Time

Details

English

60 minutes

There is no specific lesson for today, as the other lessons may in fact take you longer than one day.    

Reading + Comprehension

45 mins

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

Read Flying Kicks on Oxford Owl and answer the comprehension questions titled ‘2C12 Flying Kicks’ Click here. Check the answers: Click here

Maths

60 minutes

Check the Maths lesson for 2M19: Click here

LI: To solve fraction word problems

1. Task sheet: Click here

2. Mental Maths Test 1 Q. 16 - 20 (See Monday test)

3. Mathletics – Your choice of one exercise.

RS

50 minutes

Check the RS lesson details for 2RS4: Click here

LI: To learn about the holy book for Sikhs

  1. Revise key vocabulary and what a holy book is
  2. Read information about the Guru Granth Sahib
  3. Write a short paragraph, answering the prompt questions

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 1st May 2020

Subject

Time

Details

English

60 minutes

 Check English lesson details for 2E18: Click here

LI: To use prediction when reading

  1. Read and understand what prediction is
  2. Look at the picture and discuss the questions
  3. Jot down your answers in full sentences

Reading 

20 mins

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

Maths

60 minutes

Check the Maths lesson for 2M20: Click here

Maths investigation – Pet Business (2)

1. Task sheet: Click here

2. Mental Maths Test 1 Q. 21 - 25 (see Monday test)

3. Mathletics: You choose!

Art

60 minutes

Check the Art lesson details for 2A4: Click here

LI: To plan and sketch a piece of Georges Seurat’s work

1. Recap our steps for sketching.

2. Look at the focus image and think about how Georges Seurat might have sketched it out first.

3. Follow the steps and pictures on the slides to sketch the piece.

4. Repeat step 3 a few times, until you are completely happy with your sketch!

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!