# Year 2

**Home Learning**

Well done! We have made it to the last week!

I am looking forward to seeing you again in September, I will pop into Year 3 to say hello.

As I haven't been able to see you, you will also get a little present then too!

Stat safe over the summer.

ALL MY LOVE

Miss Brewer

## Summer revision and transition

## English

## Maths

## Science

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## Extra Maths

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## Spellings

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## Friday Maths Challenge

## English

## Maths

## Science

## English

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## Geography

## English

## Spellings- Sorry I missed last weeks :(

## Maths

## English

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## Science

## English (Sorry, I added day 2 again- now fixed with day 3!!! :) )

## Maths

## Geography

## Summer term week 2 w/c 27th April

Over the next few weeks you will be doing some work on maps.

Go through the ppt together. Discuss what you already know about maps and have a go at sketching a map of school and the local area.

English

Read the guidance with your child and follow the instructions.

Maths

There will be a short video to watch to help with the mathematical concept. The activities are next to the video and so are the answers. I will also put them below to help.

Copy and paste the link to get to the video. (I will save the link on a word document for you to follow if it does not work)

Remember it is one lesson a day!

You are working from week 3 Summer term.

Lesson 1- Find 3 quarters

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-2/

## English

## Maths

Maths-

Here is some Easter themed maths. It suggests to use 10 or 20 sided dice...…... I would just write the numbers on small pieces of paper and mix them up to generate your numbers. (Unless you have them of course!!)

Wednesday 1st April

I hope you have been practicing telling the time! Your maths has 3 levels of challenge. (Chilli Challenge!) Choose which one you wish! You can always start cool and work up to hot...

English- I know you have lots of English already but just do them when you can. Even if you don't get round to it until next week it doesn't matter. It will stay on here for when you are ready for it.

Follow the powerpoint and the worksheets are labelled in the correct order.

## Look what we can do!

## Curriculum Newsletters

**Autumn Term**

## In Science we have been looking at materials. We made structures for the 3 Little Pigs to live in, making sure they were strong.

## In maths we worked together in groups to order numbers.

## We used the balance scales to make comparisons. We were challenged to make the scales balance using different objects and then used the weights.

**Spring Term**

## We used rulers and tape measures to measure objects around the classroom.

**Suggested reading list**

The 'Sophie' books - Dick King Smith

The Hodgeheg - Dick King Smith

Killer Cat - Anne Fine (and other appropriate titles by her)

The Hundred Mile an Hour Dog - Jeremy Strong (and other appropriate titles by her)

Horrid Henry - Francesca Simon

Mr Majeika - Humphrey Carpenter

The Magic Finger, Fantastic Mr Fox, The Giraffe, the Pelly and Me by Roald Dahl

Flat Stanley - Jeff Brown

The Worst Witch - Jill Murphy

Zog & Tyranna - Julia Donaldson

The Tear Thief - Carol Ann Duffy

**More challenging books**

*Frog and Toad Together - Arnold Lobel*

*The Owl Who Was Afraid of the Dark - **Jill Tomlinson*

My Naughty Little Sister - Dorothy Edwards

Clever Polly and the Stupid Wolf - Catherine Storr

Mrs Pepperpot - Alf Proysen

Gobbolino, The adventures of the Little Wooden Horse - Ursula Moray Williams

**Year 2 SATs information for parents**

This link to a video gives you useful information about SATs in Key Stage 1.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M8MjPFWRQs0

These are sample tests from the past and the guidance which goes with them.

- Sample Reading Papers

- Sample Mathematics Papers

- Sample Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar Papers

- Interim Frameworks for end of Key Stage One Assessment

## Guidance For Parents

## Maths Workshop

## Practise maths skills at home

The children have each been given a login to a Maths activity website called Sumdog which has maths games aimed at improving their speed and accuracy in mental maths. To access this at home please visit: __www.sumdog.com__.

Their usernames are their first name, beginning with a capital letter, followed by the first letter of their surname (also a capital letter); their password is cat and the school code is nashmills.

e.g. Username: BenD

Password: cat

School code: nashmills

Please note that the activities are tailored to each child's abilities according to their results, so if older siblings use the same log-in , it will affect the questions asked.