Term 4 Week 2

28 February 2021

Here is your last week of home learning! We can't wait to welcome you back and see you in school on the 8th March!

Make sure to send your completed work, photos of your home activities or any questions you have to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and one of the Year 2 staff will get back to you! 

Zoom link for the 8:45am and 2:45pm meetings: https://zoom.us/j/6096088052?pwd=L2JtanZkVmZ3T04ySWxkWHdTVCtDdz09


Last day of lockdown!    Thanks to all of you who have worked so hard over the lockdown period.  We can't wait to have everyone back in one place again!

English and Enquiry

Today we are going to be looking at how animals adapt to their habitats.  Watch the video below and then respond using this worksheet.


Today we will be drawing and interpretting block diagrams. watch the video below and then have a go at this worksheet.

Spr2.6.4 - Block Diagrams from White Rose Maths on Vimeo.


Today we would just like you to run through your sounds to make sure you are ready and prepared to come back to school on Monday. 


Thursday (World Book Day)


Today, I will be sharing a story with you in our zoom meeting.  We can then go off and have a go at the activities based around the story.  You can download the worksheets here and here.


World Book Day Assembly

Watch the World Book Day Assembly video below and wait until the end for a special rendition of 'The Smartest Giant In Town' by the Hannah More teachers!  You can download the scavenger hunt pages here



More interpretting pictograms today!  You can find the worksheet here.

Thursday - interpreting pictograms with keys of 2, 5 and 10

Spr2.6.3 - Interpret pictograms from White Rose Maths on Vimeo.


Au alternative spelling 'augh'



Today, I would like you to use your plan from yesterday to write your letter to the Pasha of Egypt.  You should write one sentence for the first section and then try to write two sentences for each reason supporting your opinion.  Your conclusion should also be one sentence.  Watch the video below to learn about how conjunctions will help your writing.



We are drawing pictograms using a key of 2, 5 and 10 again today. Watch the video below and then complete this worksheet.

Spr2.6.2 - Draw Pictograms (2, 5 & 10) from White Rose Maths on Vimeo.


We are looking at 'ey' as an alternative to the sound 'ay' today.  watch the video below to see what words this applies to.



Today we will be planning to write a letter to the great and noble Pasha of Egypt and the Sudan!  Watch the video below and then use this sheet to plan your letter.


Today we will be drawing pictograms with keys of 2, 5 and 10.  The work is on this sheet.

Spr2.6.1 - Draw Pictograms (2, 5 & 10) Activity from White Rose Maths on Vimeo.


Today we'll be using 'ea' as an alternative 'e' sound.
Watch and follow along with this video of Mr Rosetti!  You will need some socks and a basket of some kind - all will be made clear!



We are learning about animals in their microhabitats today.  Watch the video below then take a trip outside to find microhabitats and the animals that live there.  Use this sheet to record what you find!


Today we are reading and interpreting pictograms. Click here for the White Rose worksheet with the video. Click here for the worksheet in class. 

Spr2.5.5 Interpret pictograms (1-1) from White Rose Maths on Vimeo.



Watch this video to recap all the previous sounds ready to come back to school: 

{source} Then watch this video below, today we are learning another alternative sound for the ear grapheme. {source}



This term our enquiry is a science enquiry and we are looking to answer the question 'What is home?' We will be continuing to finding out about different animals habitats and how they are adapted to their homes. 

Activity 1:  Go out into your local park and look inside the microhabitats there.  What creatures can you find?  Use this sheet to make a record of all of the animals you notice.

Activity 2:  Case study of how elephants and giraffes have adapted to their habitats.  See Friday's video for the learning and sheet.


Other Wider Curriculum Activites for the Week


Today for PSHE we are thinking about what it means to be relaxed. Can you think of times you feel most relaxed and calm in your days? It important to have time to relax in your day to stay healthy! Then can you complete the worksheet and have a discussion about who you think seems relaxed or not in these pictures and place it on the scale. After write the feelings you would associate with each picture and situation. You may choose also to do this mindfulness video to take time to relax in your day!



Make sure to also come to the live session at 3:30pm Tuesday with Mr Rosseti and Miss Burnett!



Make sure you login to both of these daily to increase your fluency and speed in reading and your times tables! If you need any help with logging in, email the Year 2 email address and we will get back to you. 

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