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5 w/b 28.3.22

Reading - Read your stage book at home. If you are on Accelerated Reader you can quiz on your book with this link (when you have finished your book). 


Spellings - 

Rainbow words - Write out your spellings in different colours. Can you make a pattern? Write out each word at least four times.

Making up sentences with your spellings in - With a grown-up and make up sentences with your spellings in. You or the grown up need to write these down. You can have more than one of your spellings in the same sentence, but every spelling needs to be covered. Keep these safe for the next activity.

Dictated sentences - A grown up can read out the sentence to you made up in the previous activity and you write it down. Can you get the spellings and the other words in your sentences correct?

Quizzing - On Friday, grown up will read out your spellings and you write them down onto a piece of paper. Check your spellings with your grown up. How many did you get right or which words to do you need to practice more?


Monday morning E4S - Education for Safety (see attachments also)

Watch this video and discuss these questions with an adult:

  • What does secret mean?
  • What were the secrets that were ok to keep a secret?
  • What were the secrets that he needed to tell a grown-up?
  • Have you ever kept any secrets that were safe to keep? What were they?
  • Has anyone ever had a secret that it was tricky to know what to do with?
  • Is it always easy to tell a grown-up a secret when you know you need to?






Now see the attachment below. Can you sort the statements?


Literacy - Contracted words

Wednesday - Watch this video Contracted Words. Now see the attachment below. Can you match each two words with their contracted word?

Thursday - Watch this video Contracted words 2. See the attachment below to match the words to the contractions. Afterwards, write three or four sentences about whatever you like! Make sure you have a contracted word in every sentence. Remember your capital letters and full stops too.

Friday 1 - Watch this video Contracted words 3. See the attachment below. Can you be a detective and spot the missing apostrophes for contracted words in the sentences?

Friday 2 - Spelling quiz


Maths - We are starting our learning about Shapes.  Please see the attachments below.

Maths Monday - Counting vertices on 3D shapes

Maths Tuesday - Sorting 3D shapes

Maths WednesdayMake patterns with 3D shapes

Maths Thursday - Ask a grown-up to print off the attachment and cut off the name of the shape on each page. Can you cut out the net of the 3D shapes? A net is how we make different 3D shapes.Can you use the 2D faces to guess what the 3d shape will be before you stick it together? Use glue to stick the net together and make the 3D shapes. Can you name the shapes correctly?

Maths Friday - Play on Numbots for at least 15 minutes. Now watch some of the times tables videos on the Year 2 learning videos page. Practise your x2, x5 and x10 tables. Play the Hit the Button game to help you practise. Write down your scores. What is the highest score you can get for each times table? 


Foundation Learning

PE Monday afternoon - Tennis - Practise throwing and catching a ball in the air (use a tennis or smaller sized ball if you have one). Can you catch the ball with two hands and then with one hand? If you want a challenge try using alternate hands to catch the ball. How many times can you throw the ball without dropping it?

Monday afternoon Science - Look at the information on this link about the life cycle of frogs. Can you compare the life cycle of frogs and humans? See the attachment below.

Tuesday afternoon - 15 minutes of handwriting. We are working hard on correct letter formation. If you are not sure about this check the handwriting mat image below and the links on this page

First try writing individual letters. Practise writing letters from one handwriting family at a time, as the letters in the same family are written in a similar way. Remember that we do not loop our letter g, j, f or y.

Large Letter Formation Poster

If you can form your letters correctly could you challenge yourself by writing your name, and one or two facts about you in your best handwriting? 

Wednesday afternoon - Science. Look at the information and videos on this link. See the attachment. Can you either sort the mini beasts into the flow chart diagram or come up with your own flow chart diagram?

PE Thursday afternoon - Tag Rugby - Today we are continuing our learning about Tag Rugby. Can you practise dodging, weaving and changing direction quickly when running? This will help you avoid people stealing your tags.

Friday afternoon - Handwriting and making time.