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Year 2

Hello Year 2! Welcome back! I hope you all had a fun and relaxing half term and got to enjoy the lovely weather. We would like to remind you to just do what you can with the home learning and continue to email us to let us know how things are going. If you have done the Virtual Heritage History Project please email us, there is still time to submit your project.

Remember to keep active and keep smiling! Here is a video we hope will cheer you all up!

Here is a second video we hope will bring a smile to your face! 

 Click the box below to watch a special message from the Greenleaf Staff. 

Greenleaf Staff Messages 

 Click the box below to check out the cosy reading dens that your friends have been making at home:

Reading Dens 

Everyday we would like you to do:

Reading

30 minutes

Literacy Activity Uploaded

(Includes grammar, handwriting and writing)

40 minutes

Mental Maths

20 minutes

Maths Activity Uploaded

40 minutes

Topic/Science/Art/Computing

60 minutes

Keeping Active

30 minutes

 Read your books or go on Bug Club.

  • Parents and Carers please ask key questions to the children while reading. Click on key questions for examples.

  • You can also register for Oxford Owl for free and access many books under your book band.

Practice Mental Maths on:

 

Each day there will also be a Literacy and Maths activity to do. Some Literacy activities are linked to your book band. Some Maths activities are layered so you can work through each section and it will get more challenging. There will be a Pick and Mix document with ideas linked to the other subjects to do each week.

Please complete the work in the Home Learning book or Homework book that was provided to you. 

Find out about the amazing home learning from last week  

Reading Videos

Click on the pictures below to hear a poem read by either Ms Paul or Mrs Ross.

HS2 Ltd's approach to ancient woodlands during the Oakervee Review ...

Woodland Poem

7 Aussie Words That Are Heaps Interesting | Merriam-Webster

Outback Poem

What Is A Mountain | Parts Of A Mountain | DK Find Out

Mountain Poem

 Week 1 - w.c. 1st June 2020

Read - Charlie the Firefighter

Day

Literacy

Maths

Notes

Monday

Homophones

Time - 15 mins

Time Bingo

Tuesday

Contractions

Time - 5 mins

Make your own clock

A Day in the Life of a Footballer

Wednesday

Pick a comprehension below you want to know more about. All comprehensions are related to different jobs. You only need to do 1.

Train Driver

Doctor

Teacher

Police Officer

Dentist

Vet

Time - 5 mins

Deepen it and Answers

1 star = Orange and Turquoise

2 stars = Purple and Gold

3 stars = White, Lime and Brown

Thursday

Letter Writing

Time - mins and hours

Deepen it and Answers

Friday

It is project day!

Today we would like you to watch the Woodland poem above and complete some of the activities in the booklet below:

Woodland Poem booklet

 Click on Pick and Mix Activities for a range of activities linked to other areas of the curriculum that you can do. You will need these recipes if you wish pick the Food Tech activities in the Pick and Mix:

Charlie's Fruit and Veg Wand recipe

Dream Job Shortbread Biscuit recipe

At the bottom of the page you will find recommended websites and keep active ideas.

May Half Term

This half term we are asking the whole school to take part in a project. Please click on the link below to find out more about the project.

Virtual Heritage Project

Remember to continue reading, baking, playing games, safely going outside and having fun. If you need any additional activities please see the 'Other Useful Information and Booklets' section at the bottom. The most important thing is to keep smiling!

Week 5 - w.c. 18th May 2020

Read - Don't Hog the Hedge

Day

Literacy

Maths

Notes

Monday

Comprehension

Tally Charts

Deepen it and Answers

1 star = Orange and Turquoise

2 stars = Purple and Gold

3 stars = White, Lime and Brown

Tuesday

Sentence Types

Block Diagram

Wednesday

Tense

Statistics

Thursday

Plan

Pictogram

Friday

Diary

Pictogram and Answers

Click on Pick and Mix Activities for a range of activities linked to other areas of the curriculum that you can do. You will need this Oddizzi booklet for one of the Pick and Mix Activities.

At the bottom of the page you will find recommended websites and keep active ideas.

Week 4 - w.c. 11th May 2020

Read - Little Acorns

Day

Literacy

Maths

Notes

Monday

Conjunctions

Money

Deepen it and Answers

Tuesday

Comprehension

Money

1 star = Orange and Turquoise

2 stars = Purple and Gold

3 stars = White, Lime and Brown

Wednesday

Plan

Money

Thursday

Report

Money - Totals

Friday

Creative Writing

Money - Change

Click on Pick and Mix Activities for a range of activities linked to other areas of the curriculum that you can do. You will need the Matching Seeds to Plants Cards for one of the Pick and Mix Activities.

At the bottom of the page you will find recommended websites and keep active ideas.

Week 3 - w.c. 4th May 2020

Please register and log in to access videos which support the work this week. Click here for registering and logging in information.

Click here for the first 3 pages of Wild World.

Day

Literacy

Maths

Notes

Monday

Description

Number Bonds

Tuesday

Comprehension

Addition

 

Wednesday

Plan

Subtraction

Deepen it Word Problems

Thursday

Poem

Addition and Subtraction

Friday

Bank Holiday - feel free to relax, make your own board game, bake, draw or a 10 Minute Challenge from the Pick and Mix Activities.

 Click on Pick and Mix Activities for a range of activities linked to other areas of the curriculum that you can do. You will need this Oddizzi booklet for one of the Pick and Mix Activities.

At the bottom of the page you will find recommended websites and keep active ideas.

 

Week 2 - w.c. 27th April 2020

Read - The Runaway Iceberg

Day

Literacy

Maths

Notes

Monday

Commas

Multiples of 2

Deepen it and Answers

Tuesday

Comparatives and Superlatives

Multiples of 10

Maths Buzz

Wednesday

Comprehension

Multiples of 10

Deepen it and Answers

1 star = Orange and Turquoise

2 stars = Purple and Gold

3 stars = White, Lime and Brown

Thursday

Plan

Multiples of 5

Deepen it and Answers

Friday

Story

Data Handling

 Click here for the Pick and Mix Activities linked to the other areas of the curriculum for you to do. There are additional booklets and recommended websites at the bottom of the Year 2 page if you would like additional activities.

Week 1 - w.c. 20th April 2020

Read - Seren's Seasons

Day

Literacy

Maths

Notes

Monday

Spring Comprehension

Summer Comprehension

Autumn Comprehension

Winter Comprehension

Geometry

Pick 2 comprehensions for Monday and do the other 2 on Tuesday

 

 

Tuesday

Finish Geometry Booklet

 

Maths Buzz

Wednesday

Grammar A

Grammar B

Halves and Quarters

A = Orange, Turquoise, Purple and Gold Readers

B = White, Lime and Brown Readers

Thursday

Plan

Thirds

Practice counting in halves and quarters from 0 to 20 forwards and backwards.

Friday

Instructions

Fractions

 Click on Pick and Mix Activities for a range of activities linked to other areas of the curriculum that you can do. You will need this Oddizzi booklet for one of the Pick and Mix Activities.

At the bottom of the page you will find recommended websites and keep active ideas.

Other Useful Information and Booklets

 To access more activities linked to Topic/Science/Art/Computing, please click on the link below:

Recommended Websites

If you require additional booklets that the children can get on with or with other creative ideas to learn at home then click on the links below:

Literacy Booklet

Grammar booklet

Mystery SPAG booklet 1

Mystery Phonics booklet 2

Maths and Literacy booklet

Maths and Literacy answers

Mystery Maths booklet 1

Mystery Maths booklet 2

Handwriting booklet

Handwriting home user guide - please email for log in info

Coronavirus books for kids

The Book of Hopes

 

Why not use your time at home to start collecting Blue Peter badges by submitting some of your wonderful activities?

Remember to keep active each day. If you have a garden go outside and have fun but if you do not have outdoor space click on the link below for websites with videos on how to keep active indoors:

Keeping Active Websites

 

Each class has an email address. Please email this address if you have any problems. 

Pine - pine@greenleaf.waltham.sch.uk

Birch - birch@greenleaf.waltham.sch.uk