Year 2

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    Welcome to our class page! We hope you enjoy reading about our wonderful learning, exciting activities and amazing achievements. Please keep visiting weekly to find out important information about homework and the latest news!

    In light of the current global situation regarding Coronavirus, please feel free to share this Coronavirus Social Story (Click here) with your child to help them try to make sense and feel empowered in these difficult times. – Mrs Tweddle

    STAR OF THE WEEK

    Sophia Beaver! You have done so much brilliant work at home this week. Keep it up!

     

    THIS WEEK’S LEARNING FROM HOME SHOW STOPPER IS …

    Check out Isabelle’s amazing beat the baddie story! Great paragraphs, punctuation and story structure Isabelle.

     

    Handwriting information

    Year 2 handwriting information for parents

     

     

    HOMEWORK

    School Closure Home Learning - Week 1

    School Closure Home Learning - Week 1

    Here are this week’s tasks. If you have any questions, please message me on the Class 2 email.
    Mrs Tweddle

    MATHS
    Please see the learning I have set on MyMaths. Follow the lessons before having a go at the homework tasks.

    Have a go at playing the ‘Hit the Button’ game on TopMarks – Click here. Work on Number Bonds to 100 and Doubles and Halves.

    If you would like to print off some extra Maths tasks, see below for some additional worksheets:

    ENGLISH
    Phonics

    Writing – We have learnt all about beat the baddie stories. Can you retell our class text Imelda and the Goblin King? Can you write your own story? Email any stories to the class email to be be showstopper of the week!

    Reading:

    • Select and read a book from your Bug Club login. Read and complete the bug questions, so I can see how you are doing and help where I can.
    • Read daily for at least 15 minutes: from one of your school reading books, a book you have at home.
    • Log every time you read in your reading journal. Don’t forgrt to log for your Reading Passport too!
    • Talk to someone about the book you have read – what was your favourite part? What might have happened differently to change the ending?
    • You could log onto your MicroLibrarian account to browse the online school library catalogue and add a book review.

    Reading Comprehension – Task coming soon

    Grammar – Go through the lesson presentation on Adverbs. Complete the three supporting worksheets:

    SCIENCE, HISTORY AND FOUNDATION SUBJECTS
    Click here to view the Year 2 Topic Activity Map for tasks to complete at home.

    School Closure Home Learning - Week 2

    School Closure Home Learning - Week 2

    Here are this week’s tasks. If you have any questions, please message me on the Class 2 email: class2@thorngrove.stockport.sch.uk
    Mrs Tweddle

    MATHS
    Please see the learning I have set on MyMaths. Follow the lessons before having a go at the homework tasks.

    Have a go at playing the ‘Place Value basketball‘ game on TopMarks. Work on Numbers to 99.

    If you would like to print off some extra Maths tasks, see below for some additional worksheets:

    ENGLISH
    Phonics

    Writing – Task coming soon.

    Reading:

    • Select and read a book from your Bug Club login. Read and complete the bug questions, so I can see how you are doing and help where I can.
    • Read daily for at least 15 minutes: from one of your school reading books, a book you have at home.
    • Log every time you read in your reading journal. Don’t forgrt to log for your Reading Passport too!
    • Talk to someone about the book you have read – what was your favourite part? What might have happened differently to change the ending?
    • You could log onto your MicroLibrarian account to browse the online school library catalogue and add a book review.

    Reading Comprehension – Work through your Year 2 CGP Comprehension book.

    Grammar – Go through the lesson presentation on adding -er or -est to adjectives. Complete the three supporting worksheets:

    SCIENCE, HISTORY AND FOUNDATION SUBJECTS
    Click here to view the Year 2 Topic Activity Map for tasks to complete at home.

    OTHER LEARNING LINKS
    Take a look at our Thorn Grove Home Learning Links – an extensive list of websites, YouTubes channels and other activities to help keep your children occupied. The list includes curriculum-based activities like maths, english and science as well as more creative activities such as dance, music, art and languages.

    Spellings – Spellings are sent home and tested weekly. You will find your child’s most up to date spelling list in their Homework book. Can they beat last week’s score? Here are some tips for helping your child to practise their spellings:

    Reading – Your child will change their books on the same day each week – details of this can be found in their reading record. Please ensure your child has their books with them on this day. Don’t forget to log in the reading record to show when you have read with your child.

    Phonics – Children take part in daily phonics sessions as part of the ‘Read Write Inc’ phonics programme. Please find below links to the speed sounds chart which outlines the letters and sounds that the children will progress through, plus a guide to the letter formation rhymes.

    One piece of English and Maths homework will be sent home each week. English homework will be sent home in children’s Homework books. Maths homework will be set on MyMaths. In addition to their reading books, your child also can access Bug Club – an online reading platform.

    PE and Movement

    • Joe Wicks, The Body Coach, will be delivering a LIVE P.E. lesson at 9am every day Monday-Friday on his YouTube channel to encourage children to stay active during school closures. Find his YouTube page by clicking here.
    • Practise mindfulness with the Cosmic Kids Yoga YouTube channel. Video clips ranging from 15 – 45 minutes. Click here.
    Links to online home-learning platforms:

    Access to the School Library 

    Use this link to access our school Library:

    https://u011309.microlibrarian.net/

    UPDATES FOR PARENTS

    • Our P.E sessions this half term are as follows:
      Outdoor P.E – Friday
      Indoor P.E – Wednesday

    NOTICES

    LEARNING CHALLENGES

    • Spelling test – Thursday
    • times table test – Tuesday
    • Don’t forget to keep working towards your reading passport certificate!

    Thorn Grove Primary School
    Woodstock Avenue
    Cheadle Hulme
    SK8 7LD