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w/c 12.10.20

Hello Year 2! Here is some learning you could try if you are self-isolating at home.

Phonics

Have a go at writing lots of ‘oy’ words.

English

Reading comprehension:


There are lots of activities for you to try on Education City too.

Maths

Science

Have a go at the ‘Food and Glory’ task on Education City.

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w/c – 5.10.2020

Hi Year 2! Here are some activities you could do at home if you are self isolating.

Phonics –

Mr Thorne Does Phonics – ue

Mr Thorne Does Phonics – u-e

Mr Thorne Does Phonics – ew

See how many words you can find using our /ue/ alternatives.

Maths –

This week we are adding and subtracting 10. Have a go at these questions.

Once you have given those a try, keep making your own number sentences to build up speed when adding and subtracting 10.

English –

This week we are using the story of Winnie the Witch to help us with our learning. If you don’t know the story, pop it into a google search and a video should come up!

See if you can write some super sentences to describe what Winnie looks like. Remember to use a capital letter and full stop to show me where your sentences start and end.

Then have a go at a story map to show the sequence of events.

Geography –

We are learning about the continent Australia this week. Have a look at this website. What facts can you write down about Australia?

Science –

Have a look on BBC Bitesize to learn about staying healthy.

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w/c 21.9.20

Hello Year 2!
Here is a breakdown of what we will be doing in school this week for those of you who may be working from home (or for those of you who like to do a little extra!).

Phonics:

This week we are looking at alternative graphemes for the ‘igh’ sound. Below are some videos to help you. Don’t forget, you can always use the BBC bitesize website for a recap of phase 2 or 3 if these are too tricky.

Video 1– ‘igh’ as ‘ie’

Video 2 – ‘igh’ as ‘i_e’

Here are this weeks spellings using the ‘igh’ alternatives and some common exception words.

pie, lie, tie, bike, time, prize, come, some, do, when

Maths

This week we are practising adding 10 to 2 digit numbers.
Step by step-

Write the number sentence

Underline the tens digits

Add the tens and copy the ones

Here are some examples of questions you could try.

English

This week we are starting to write our own version of Rapunzel. In school we have changed the witch into an ogre and it will be a princess saving the prince this time!
Here is an example of a story map we did in school to help you at home. Have a go at writing your own versions (remembering to use capital letters, finger spaces and full stops).

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Science

In science, have a look at this video on what is inside our bodies.

Draw and label a diagram of the human body with these organs:

heart, lungs, stomach, intestines, liver and brain

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w/c 14.09.2020

Hello Year 2! I hope you are all feeling OK today.

Here is some learning that you can have a try at completing this week if you are working from home.

Phonics

This week we are looking at alternative sounds for the ‘ee’ digraph.

Here are some videos to help you:

Here are some spellings for you to practise at home:

sea, bead, read, here, these, even

Here are this weeks common exception words to spell:

Mr, Mrs, were, there

Reading

Please practise reading your common exception words as well as enjoying some books at home.

English

In English this week we are learning the story of Rapunzel.

Can you draw a story map to help you retell the story.

You can have a look at BBC Bitesize nouns and adjectives too.

Maths

This week in maths we are completing Step 13 Addition which is ‘I can add 1 to any two digit number. If you find this easy, you can try adding 10 to a two digit number – that is Steps 14-15 Addition.

To add 1, find the number on the hundred square and jump one square to the right.

To add 10, jump 10 squares or see if you notice a pattern!

Here is a hundred square you can use to help you.

For some extra practise on place value which we did last week, you can use this website.

Geography

This week, we are learning about the continent Asia. Have a look on BBC Bitesize to find out some interesting facts about the continent.

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Welcome to Year 2!

Wow! What a start to the new school year we have had! There are lots of differences in the way we are working this year but you are all doing really well!
Our class blog will continue to be a learning platform for any children in Year 2 who might be working from home, so make sure to check the blog regularly for new and exciting learning opportunities!
Next weeks learning timetable will be available on Monday!

Stay safe and have a lovely weekend! 😀

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Friday 17th July 2020

Good morning Year 2 😊 How are you today?

Here is today’s learning for you.

  • Read for 15 minutes. If you have finished the books you took home, enjoy a book on Big Cat.
  • Maths
    • CLIC, SAFE and Learn-it challenges on Big Maths.
  • Farewell Year 2!
    • Share your fond memories of your time in Year 2 on the blog so we can all end the year with a smile. What are you most proud of? What is your happiest memory?
  • Comment on the blog to let me know how you get on.

A special goodbye for Zuzanna and Dheeraj, who are moving to away with their families before September. I know all your Priory friends will join me in wishing you both all the luck in the world. Keep trying hard and you will shine brightly in your new schools! We are all very sad to see you both go!

Thank you for being such superstars this year! It’s been a strange year but I am so proud of all of you! Stay safe and have a wonderful summer holiday. Don’t forget to complete the ‘Destination September’ activities if you get chance!

Mrs Andrews 😊

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Take 5 Week 12

Hi, it’s our last Take 5 of the term and it features a video and celebration work from Priory children!

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Thursday 16th July 2020

Good morning Year 2 😊 How are you today?

Here is today’s learning for you.

  • Read for 15 minutes. If you have finished the books you took home, enjoy a book on Big Cat.
  • Maths –  
    • Education City – Dividing by 2
  • Sneak Peek into Y3 Topic –
    • Create an animal of Egypt piece of art to share with Mr Anderson. If you email a photo of your creations, I’m sure they will be up on display in your new classroom in September!
  • Comment on the blog to let me know how you get on.

Have a good day Year 2 – I can’t wait to hear how you get on!

Mrs Andrews 😊

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Wednesday 15th July 2020

Good morning Year 2 😊 How are you today?

Here is today’s learning for you.

  • Read for 15 minutes. If you have finished the books you took home, enjoy a book on Big Cat.
  • English
    • Education City – Where in the Wilderness? – Reading words with suffixes
  • PE with Joe Wicks on Youtube.
  • Comment on the blog to let me know how you get on.

Have a good day Year 2 – I can’t wait to hear how you get on!

Mrs Andrews 😊

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Tuesday 14th July 2020

Good morning Year 2 😊 How are you today?

Here is today’s learning for you.

  • Read for 15 minutes. If you have finished the books you took home, enjoy a book on Big Cat.
  • Maths –  
    • Education City – Multiplying by 2
  • Sneak Peek to Y3 Topic
    • Have a look on the internet to find 5 super facts about Ancient Egypt to start of Year 3 with a bang!
  • Comment on the blog to let me know how you get on.

Have a good day Year 2 – I can’t wait to hear how you get on!

Mrs Andrews 😊