Year 2 Home Learning

Class 1     Year 2                                                                Week beginning 29th June 2020

Here is Class 1’s Learning Log

Each day you will do a phonics session using the ReadWriteInc scheme. It is useful to practice the sounds daily to help with your spellings.   

Use the Spelling Shack for your spelling practice.

The English lesson will involve different activities and sometimes watching a video. There are activities for all levels. Do as many as you can manage.

Maths – We would like you to follow BBC bitesize lessons on

Remember to continue playing Numbots

Our topic this term is Around the World in 80 Days where you will find out facts about different countries of the world.

MondayEnglishAction words
 MathsFinding ¼ of amounts
 TopicIntroduction to Europe – France
TuesdayEnglishDescribing words
 TopicContinue learning about France  
WednesdayEnglishTBC (sorry)
 MathsTime – o’clock and half past
 ScienceThe seasons
ThursdayEnglishTBC (sorry)
 MathsTime – o’clock and half past
 Arts WeekArtists and art
 FridayEnglishTBC (sorry)
 MathsChallenge of the week
 Arts WeekSinging and well-being
 MathsCounting to 100
 RE/HistoryInfluential people : Stephen Hawking
TuesdayEnglishCounting poems
 MathsRecognising coins
 TopicBarnaby Bear goes to Ireland. Look at the power point. Watch The Story of the Leprechaun  Now you can paint a rainbow. Be inventive, perhaps you could print one using just your finger tips or maybe use a carrot or a different vegetable. It would be nice to share your work with the class.
WednesdayEnglishCurly caterpillar letters and exclamation marks
 MathsRecognising notes
ThursdayEnglishAlphabetical order
 MathsCounting money
 GermanNumbers, Food and Drink
 FridayEnglishReading lesson: George’s Marvellous Medicine
 MathsChallenge of the week
 D and TSources of energy
 MathsEqual groups: Arrays
 RE/HistoryContinuing to study influential people : Florence Nightingale
TuesdayEnglishUsing the days of the week in sentences
 MathsEqual groups: Doubles
 TopicIntroduction to Antarctica
WednesdayEnglishUsing long ladder letters in writing
 ScienceParts of the body and senses
ThursdayEnglishUsing describing words in adverts
 ComputingUsing the web safely
 FridayEnglishReading lesson: Spike: The Hedgehog Who Lost His Prickles
 MathsChallenge of the week
 DTRepeat pattern making
MondayEnglish Develop vocabulary through phonics
 MathsUnit fractions
 TopicNorth America. Watch this short clip first as it links our learning to Christopher Columbus: Then watch this clip for amazing facts: Finally watch this clip to find out about a few famous landmarks in North America: Can you now make a bridge as strong as the Golden Gate Bridge? Test it by putting a toy car on it. Post a photo to show us what you have made
TuesdayEnglishUsing contractions in writing
 MathsNon-unit fractions
 TopicIntroduction to North America – San Francisco
WednesdayEnglishUsing commas in lists
 MathsFinding a half.  Extend your skills with Hit the Button games
 REWe have been looking at what makes a good person. Dr Martin Luther King was one good person who did his best to make the world a better place.
ThursdayEnglishFour types of sentences
 MathsFinding a quarter.  Extend your skills with Hit the Button games
 SpanishNumbers and songs
 FridayEnglishReading lesson: The Night Boxby by Louise Greig
 MathsMaths in football

MondayEnglishUsing capital letters and punctuation
 Maths10 times tables. Then test yourself on your 5 and 3 times tables using Top Marks Try 4x  too.
TuesdayEnglishWrite command sentences using a range of punctuation
 TopicIntroduction to South America – Rio De Janeiro
WednesdayEnglishWhat are suffixes
 TopicLook at the holidays power point. Complete activities 1 and 2 if you can
ThursdayEnglishUsing noun phrases and exclamation marks in writing
 MathsOdd and even numbers
 FrenchGreetings and numbers
FridayEnglishForming letters correctly and using the suffix ‘ly’
 MathsChallenge of the week

Let’s go on Holiday

MondayEnglishUsing phonics to develop vocabulary a new book
 MathsRepeated addition and multiplication: Symbol
 TopicAn introduction to the 7 seven continents, and then looking at Oceania. Find out about The Great Barrier Reef. Make a fact file about your favourite creatures that can be found there
TuesdayEnglishUsing coordinating conjunctions to join sentences
 MathsRepeated addition and multiplication: Describing arrays
 TopicIntroduction to Oceania
WednesdayEnglishForming letters accurately and using adjectives
 MathsRepeated addition and multiplication: 2 times tables
 REThe Good Samaritan Look at the story of The Good Samaritan. Use the good neighbour recipe to think about what values you think good neighbours should have. Look at the example and then create your own
ThursdayEnglishWrite the days of the week and using verbs to write a diary
 MathsRepeated addition and multiplication: 5 times tables
 MusicFound Sounds
FridayEnglishReading lesson: Attack of the Demon Dinner Ladies by Pamela Butchart                                   
 MathsFriday maths challenge
 ComputingHow programming and games work
MondayEnglishUsing phonics skills and developing vocabulary about the UK 
 MathsFact families addition and subtraction bonds to 20
 ScienceBasic parts of a plant
TuesdayEnglishUsing commas in lists when writing statements
 MathsCompare number sentences
 TopicIntroduction to Africa
WednesdayEnglishUse long ladder letters in your writing
 MathsRelated facts
 REAt this time Muslims all over the world are living by the rules of Ramadan. Look at the power point to find out why. The month of Ramadan power point. Perhaps you can make a paper lantern or a moon and star decoration as Muslim children will be doing.
ThursdayEnglishReading lesson: Cyril and Pat by Emily Gravett
 MathsAdd and subtract ones
 ComputingWhat is a code?
FridayEnglish                                            BANK HOLIDAY

Do your PE lessons when you are feeling energetic.