Year 2 2019 - 2020

Mrs Marshall

Mrs Harrison

Mrs Wood

Mrs Minghella

Mrs Davies

**If you miss any of the previous week's learning and want to view it again, you can find it on the tabs above**

*******This Week's Maths Answers (Mon-Weds) are in the 'Files to Download' section!******

 

Welcome to the Year 2

 

Home Learning Page

 

Good morning Year 2!

A nice idea for this week...

House of Dance will be streaming live on their House of Dance LTD Facebook page each day this week at the following times:

 

2:00 - 2:30pm KS1

2:30 - 3:00pm KS2

 

There are also pre-recorded sessions on their YouTube channel should you wish to use those as well:

 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCyoJ4qo5x7oMN7rt10mibpA

 

Good Morning Year 2 and a Happy Thursday!

I hope you are all getting on ok this week with your work. We've had some lovely work sent to us by e-mail which has really cheered us up. Keep up the good work everybody. We are very proud of you all!

This week's theme for your windows is 'sunshine'. Has anybody made one yet? Maybe you could have a go! If anyone would like to send us a picture of their rainbow or their sunshine, we would love to put them on our website to make it look beautiful!

Remember we are just an email away if you need us at all! 

sarah.harrison@oldfield.cheshire.sch.uk       jennifer.marshall@oldfield.cheshire.sch.uk

 

***Please scroll to the bottom of the page for

this week's learning*** 

 

 

Dear Parents and Children

You will now have received your ‘Home Learning Pack’ . This pack includes:

  • An exercise book
  • A pencil and a pen
  • A ‘Maths No Problem’ Workbook
  • A handwriting book
  • Reading Books

Home learning will be provided on this page for each day of the week.

 

The suggested home learning for each day will comprise:

  • A Maths Activity (suggested time 30 minutes)
  • An English Activity (suggested time 30 minutes)
  • Daily Reading
  • Spellings (suggested time 15 mins)

Also please choose one or two tasks from the Year 2 Wider Curriculum Grid to complete each week. This can be found in the 'Files to Download' section below. 

 

We will provide ten  ‘Words of the Week’ to learn during the course of the week.

 

Words of the Week

Please learn the following Year 2 words for the week. You could ask a parent/helper to test you each Friday like we do in school.

* bath     * people     * because    *every   * hour   

* water     * find        *great          * move     * again

 

Reading

 

Reading is the most important thing that you can do whilst you are at home :)

You should have been provided with some extra reading books to practise over the period of the school closure (however long that may be).

Please apply the same rules as we have in school and only read one school book per week. Children need to build familiarity with a book to help them to become fluent readers. Regular practise of the same book will ensure this.

Please of course continue to supplement your child’s reading with your own books and encourage lots of reading for pleasure :) 

For more books to read at home Oxford Owl offer a free e-book library. Books can be selected by book band colour. This is an excellent resource for home learning in the coming weeks. 

 

This Week's Learning

English Tasks, Maths Challenges and Wider Curriculum activities are available as a printable copy if you prefer not to have to login each day to view the tasks. Please see the 'Files to Download Section'.

Monday- 

Maths: Chapter1 - Number Patterns: Worksheet 6  

Extra challenge if wanted:

English: Complete this task:

Tuesday-

Maths: Chapter1 - : Mind Workout

Extra challenge if wanted:

English: Complete this task:

Wednesday-

Maths: Chapter1: Review 1

Extra challenge if wanted:

English: Complete this task:

 

Thursday-

Maths: Chapter 2 - Simple Adding: Worksheet 1

Extra challenge if wanted:

       

 

English: Complete this task:

Write out the following words onto some cards/pieces of paper. 

Play a matching pairs game. You will need a partner so ask a parent or sibling if they would like to help you. Turn all of the cards face down in front of you. Take it in turns to turn over 2 cards. You must find the past tense and the present tense of the word to make a matching pair. For example 'try' and 'tried' would make a pair. If you do not find a matching pair, you must turn the cards back over. If you find a matching pair, you can keep the cards. The winner is the player with the most cards at the end of the game!

 

Friday- 

Maths: Chapter 2 - Simple Adding: Worksheet 2

Extra challenge if wanted:

 

English: Complete this task:

Today we would like you to practise some handwriting in your handwriting book. These are the joins to practise. 

Practise a line of each of the joins and then try the following words to apply them:

bib, ribbon, nibble, oblong, object, dolphin, helpful ,lamp, plump, damp

Challenge: Try to write a sentence including one or more of these words!

 

 

Additional Home Learning Resources

 

If you would like any additional activities we can

recommend the following resources:

 

Phonics Play is offering free access to spelling games for home learning.

Please follow the link https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/

Username: march20 Password: home

Please click 'Children' 'Games' and select the relevant games for the following groups- 

Mrs Holmes Group- Select Phase 4

Mrs Marshall/Mrs Harrison- Select Phase 5

Mrs Davies- Select Phase 6

 

Oxford Owl offers a free e-book library. Please register as a parent to access the books online. Please follow the link  https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home

 

Numbots -As a school we subscribe to Numbots. Children all have their own login information which can be found on the white sticker on the front of their exercise book. Please follow the link https://play.numbots.com

 

Twinkl- Twinkl offers many worksheet based activities that can be completed. This includes curriculum content as well as fun games and craft ideas. They are offering a FREE home learning hub during the school closure. Follow the link https://www.twinkl.co.uk/offer.  Enter the offer code CVDTWINKLHELPS for a months free access to all resources :)

 

ExpeRImental- If you or your child love Science, there are some really easy Science experiments to do at home. Please follow the follow the link https://sites.google.com/view/carolekenrick/science-at-home  and then click on 'ExpeRImental'. 

 

 

Files to Download

Year 2: News items

Bake sale winners , by Mrs Bailey

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Contact the School

Oldfield Primary School

Green Lane
Vicars Cross
Chester
Cheshire
CH3 5LB

Main Contact: Headteacher Mr Alan Brown or Bursar Mrs Louise McComb

Tel: 01244 981772
admin@oldfield.cheshire.sch.uk

SEN Contact: Mrs Nikki Bailey

SEN Email: nikki.bailey@oldfield.cheshire.sch.uk