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This is our topic menu; please choose from the range of topic-related activities suggested and have a go at some of these over the next 3 weeks. 

Friday 3rd July 2020

English: 

Y2 - Watch the spelling video and complete the wordsearch and silent letter sheet!

 

Maths:

Today is the family challenge day! Questions 1 and 2 are the most suitable but I've included number 3 as a challenge!

I've also included a maths rocket to practise your times tables! 

KS1 Spelling - wr

Thursday 2nd July 2020

English: Y1 & Y2- Today we are continuing to write the story ‘Be Nice to Spiders’. Using the different lenses, write about the rest of the story. You dazzled me yesterday so keep it up!

 

Maths:

Y2: Today in Maths we are looking at measuring in millilitres, watch the video and the complete the task below!

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

Wednesday 1st July 2020

English: Y1 & Y2- Today we are starting to write the story ‘Be Nice to Spiders’. Using the different lenses, write about the first few pictures of the story but don’t go any further! We will carry it on tomorrow!

If you’d like, have a look at Miss Lowe’s WAGOLL!

 

Maths:

Y2: Today in Maths we are looking at comparing volume, watch the video and the complete the task below!

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

Tuesday 30th June

English: Y1& Y2 Continuing with our focus on the story ‘Be Nice to Spiders’, today we are going to read the story (which can be found on the link below) and then complete the story map worksheet.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FcVG3xE-JUc&feature=youtu.be

 

Y2: Today we are continuing with measurement and measuring to kilograms. Watch the video and complete the task below: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-2/


BBC Bitesize: There is also the optional Maths, English and Topic on:

Y2: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons

Good Morning everybody! I hope you've all managed to have a nice weekend despite the wet and windy weather! :( In English this week, you'll be looking at a book based on spiders so I can't wait to see what you can do with your story planning and writing as the week goes on! Also this week, you're going to look at measuring so see if maybe you can practise your measuring skills by helping bake something this week?If you do, don't forget to pop it on dojo for us all to see! Have a lovely week everybody and I look forward to speaking to you all on the phone at some point this week! Miss Conneely xx

Monday 29th June 2020

English - This week we are going to focus on the story 'Be Nice to Spiders', before you read the story complete the prediction worksheet. Tomorrow we will be reading the story - so no peeking!!

 

Maths:Today we are going to be looking measurement and mass, watch the video and complete the activity sheet below: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-2/

 

BBC Bitesize: Optional Maths, English and Topic

Y2: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons

Week 10 Farmilo KS1

Well Done Farmilo!

Friday 26th June 2020

Y2 Spellings - Today we are going to be learning about the sound tion, complete the lesson and the sheet below! 😊

 

Maths: 

Y2: Today is the weekly maths challenge for you to complete with your families! Good luck everyone! :)

BBC Bitesize:   

Y2:https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons

KS1 - Y2 tion spelling video

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Thursday 25th June 2020

English: Today is big write day! Use your information which you have collected throughout the week to create a mini-beast fact file! Don't forget on Tuesday you looked it alliteration try and include it in your description. Also think about subheadings for the different minibeasts. We can't wait to read what you have learnt about marvellous, micro mini-beasts! 🐛🕷🐝🐌

 

Maths: 

Y2: This week we are following the WRH alternative plan and the focus is position and direction. Today you will be completing the Position and Direction Wizard Challenge! Good luck!

 

BBC Bitesize:   

Y2:https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons

Wednesday 24th June 2020

 

English: Tomorrow, you will be writing a fact file on your four chosen minibeasts. To help you prepare, today you will be writing one of your text boxes ready for tomorrow - all about worms. Use the prompts on the task sheet to help you write some facts, questions and an exclamation all about worms. Challenge: Can you use the alliteration from yesterday?

 

 

Maths: This week we are following the WRH alternative plan and the focus is position and direction. Today you will be describing movements and turns ( https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Y2-Week-9-Alternative-Plan.pdf )

The video for today is here: https://vimeo.com/430109634

Watch the video and complete the sheet!

 

BBC Bitesize: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons

Tuesday 23rd June

English: This week, we will be writing a fact file about different minibeasts. Today we are looking at alliteration! Watch the video to help you then complete the activity using alliteration for the different minibeasts!

 

Maths: 

Y2: This week we are following the WRH alternative plan and the focus is position and direction.( https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Y2-Week-9-Alternative-Plan.pdf )

The video for today is here: https://vimeo.com/430109458

Watch the video and complete the sheet!

 

BBC Bitesize: There is also the optional Maths, English and Topic on

Y2: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons 

English - The Alliteration Song

Here is Anchor Creative Education's fun, reggae song about alliteration! Anchor Creative Education lead SPaG drama and music workshops in primary schools acr...

Monday 22nd June

 

English: This week, we will be writing a fact file about different minbeasts. Before we do this, we need to complete some research and find out facts about different minibeasts. Watch the video (link on task sheet) and collect information about worms and 3 more minibeasts of your choice.

 

Maths:  This week we are following the WRH alternative plan and the focus is position and direction.( https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Y2-Week-9-Alternative-Plan.pdf )

 

The video for today is here: https://vimeo.com/430109300

 

Watch the video and complete the sheet!

 

BBC Bitesize: There is also the optional Maths, English and Topic on BBC https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons 

Friday 19th June 2020

Y2 Spellings - Today you will be looking at the alternative spellings for the /u/ sound. Complete the lesson and the worksheet which follows it! Good luck! 

 

Maths - Maths - It's the Friday Challenge! Try to complete the challenges on the task sheet below. Challenge 3 and 4 are quite tricky but see if you can give it a go!

 

BBC Bitesize: Optional Maths, English and Topic

Y2: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons

Ks1 Y2 - short u

Thursday 18th June 2020

English - Today is Big Write Day! You are going to use your learning which you have completed throughout the week to write a letter of complaint to the mischievous Mr Snail! He has been causing so much trouble this week and needs a telling off!!! 🐌 

 

Maths: Today we are going to be looking at 2D and 3D shapes and sorting them based on their properties. Watch the video on the link and then complete the task - lesson 4

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

 

 

BBC Bitesize: Optional Maths, English and Topic

Y2: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons

Wednesday 17th June 2020

 

English: I hope Mr Snail didn't cause too much mischief in your home yesterday! Today, you are going to write three questions and three commands that you want to write to Mr Snail in your letter. Use my letter as an example.

 

 

Maths: Today we are going to be looking at 2D and 3D shapes and sorting them based on their properties. Watch the video on the link and then complete the task - lesson 3

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

 

 

BBC Bitesize: Optional Maths, English and Topic

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons

Tuesday 16th June 2020

English - Today you are going to let us know what Mr Snail has been up to in your home! 🐌

 

Maths -Year 2 - You will be looking at 2d and 3d shapes this week! The video can be found here: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-2/ and then complete the sheet.

 

You might also want to complete some topic learning from our topic web. 

 

There is also optional BBC Bitesize videos and tasks:

Y2:https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons

 

Monday 15th June 2020

 

English

This week we are having a snail invasion! A cheeky snail has been to all the teacher's house so Miss Neale has written him a letter. Read her letter and see if you can spot the features!

 

Maths 

Year 2 - You will be looking at 2d and 3d shapes this week! The video can be found here: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-2/ and then complete the sheet.

 

You might also want to complete some topic learning from our topic web. 

 

There is also optional BBC Bitesize videos and tasks:

Y2:https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons

Week 8 farmilo Infants PoR Bulletin

A video from Gareth!

Friday 12th June 2020

Spelling - Today you are going to be looking at the alternative spellings for the sound 'or' with Miss Neale, follow the video and complete the sheet below. 

 

Maths - It's the Friday challenge! This week, BBC Bitesize have partnered with Premier League Primary Stars to bring you some football themed activities, videos and quizzes! There is a focus on position and direction. Follow the link and, watch the videos and then there are four activities for you. 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zsvgn9q

 

You might also want to complete some topic work today from our topic web. 

 

There is also optional BBC Bitesize videos and tasks:

Y2:https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons

KS1 - Year 2 or

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Thursday 11th June 2020

 

English:

Using your work from this week, can you write riddles for three different minibeasts? Remember to include statements, commands, exclamations and questions sentence types. You might want to read my example on Monday's information slide to help!

 

 

Maths:

Today we are focusing on finding 1/4 of a number. Watch the video on White Rose Hub, Lesson 4 and then complete the task below. 

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

 

There is also optional BBC Bitesize videos and tasks:

 

Y2:https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons

Wednesday 10th June 2020

English - Y1/Y2: Today you are going to write some question and exclamation sentences ready for your riddle!

 

Maths - Y2: This week, we will be recapping finding 1/2. Watch the video on the link and then complete the sheet below: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-2/

 

There is also optional BBC Bitesize videos and tasks:

Y1: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/zjpqqp3/year-1-and-p2-lessons

Y2:https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons

Tuesday 9th June 2020

English - Y2: Today you are going to research minibeasts ready for your riddle poem! Think about adjectives to describe the minibeasts and find out some facts. I have completed one as an example. 

 

Maths - Y2: This week, we will be recapping fractions. Watch the video on the link and then complete the sheet below: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-2/

 

There is also optional BBC Bitesize videos and tasks:

Y2:https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons

Monday 8th June 2020

 

English: This week, we will be using different sentence types to create riddles about minibeasts! Read the information PPT below all about sentence types and read my example. Can you guess the minibeasts I am describing? Then complete today's tasks - can you sort the sentences into statements, commands, questions and exclamations? As a challenge you might want to think of your own sentences for each box!

 

 

Maths: This week, we will be recapping fractions. Watch the video on the link and then complete the sheet below:

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

 

There is also optional BBC Bitesize videos and tasks:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons

 

 

Friday 5th June 2020

Y2: Spellings - Today you are going to be looking at plural nouns, watch the video lesson and complete the worksheet below. Don't forget to have a little go on the letter join website to practise some of the spellings :)

 

Maths - It's the Friday Challenge! Try to complete the challenges on the task sheet below. Challenge 3 and 4 are quite tricky but see if you can give it a go!

 

Additional Learning: There is also BBC Bitesize with additional videos and tasks:

Y2: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons

KS1 Y2 spelling

Thursday 4th June 2020

 

English: Using your work from this week, can you write a setting description of the human hive from the viewpoint of Barry the bee? You might want to read my example from Monday's lesson and watch the clips from The Bee Movie film again (links on Monday's sheet). You could describe the items you have been thinking about this week (fork, couch/cushions, straw, lightbulb) and you might also want to describe other items that Barry saw in the human hive (for example - shower, coffee, salt, fridge magnet, snow globe). I can't wait to read your Big Writes - I wonder if I will be able to guess the items you describe...

 

Maths: Today we will be looking at odd and even numbers. Watch the video and complete the task sheet below. We are on lesson 4:

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

 

There is also BBC Bitesize with additional videos and tasks:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons

Wednesday 3rd June 2020

English Y1 and Y2- Using your objects from yesterday's learning, can you create a thought for each object in the bubble? Use Miss Neale's examples to help you! :)

 

Maths: Today's lesson is equal groups by sharing. Follow the link and we are on lesson 2, then complete the task sheet below.

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

 

There is also the optional BBC Bitesize activities for maths, English and topic:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons/1

 

 

Tuesday 2nd June 2020

 

English: Today we will be thinking of adjectives and nouns to describe the 'human hive' as if we are Barry the bee! Follow the links on the task sheet to revise what nouns and adjectives are. Then think of three objects that Barry found in the human hive and try to describe the objects from the viewpoint of Barry. Look at my example for help.

 

 

Maths: Today's lesson is equal groups by sharing. Follow the link and we are on lesson 2, then complete the task sheet below.

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

 

 

There is also the optional BBC Bitesize or the activity from Gareth ( see video below)

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons/1

 

 

1st June 2020

 

Welcome back and welcome to Wriggle and Crawl! 

 

This week we will be focusing on the film Bee Movie! Have a read of Miss Neale's description and then draw 5 things Miss Neale describes in the human hive!

Monday 1st June 

Y2 Maths is on the 10 times table - link to the website for the video is here https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-2/

Week 6 PoR Bulletin Farmilo ks1

Our special video from Gareth!

Friday 22nd May 2020

 

Spelling: This week we are going to continue looking at homophones. Watch my video below and then complete the task sheet. There are also additional challenges on the video!

 

Maths: Friday Maths Challenge! Watch the video on White Rose Hub, lesson5 and then complete challenge 1,2 and 3!

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

 

If you haven't already - we would also like you to try and complete one task from the topic map or science experiment (see above).

 

 

Additional BBC Bitesize Maths, English and Phonics:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons/1

 

 

KS1 Spelling - Homophones 2

A special video from Gareth!

This week Gareth shares his news and the BRILLIANT book, Never Touch a T-Rex.

Friday 22nd May

It’s Sports Day at Home today! Take part in all 5 events and let us know how you get on. There’s an entry link, on the page, for you to upload your scores and, if you share videos or images on Dojo, your parent/carer can give consent if they wish for those to be shared with Mansfield Town and other media outlets like The Chad.

 

Thursday 21st May 2020

English - Today is Big Write day! Using your work from this week, can you create a poem about the sounds in your garden? The first line has been done for you! Don't forget your poem can be written or performed this week! We can't wait to see/hear your work! 

 

Maths  - This week the focus is multiplication. Today we will be looking at the multiplication symbol 'x'. Watch the video on the link and then complete the task below. 

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

 

BBC Bitesize: There is also optional Maths (linked to today's task), English and Topic learning on BBC!

Y2: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons/1

 

Wednesday 20th May 2020

Today's activities include:

English - Today you are going to identify sounds which are made by the things you have found in your garden or around on your daily exercise. Use your knowledge of onomatopoeia to help you! 

 

Maths 

(Y2) - This week the focus is multiplication. Today we will be looking at the multiplication symbol 'x'. Watch the video on the link and then complete the task below. 

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

 

 

BBC Bitesize: There is also optional Maths (linked to today's task), English and Topic learning on BBC!

Y2: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons/1

 

Don't forget today is Wellbeing Wednesday - look our on the Dojo class story for today's activity.. this should be done at your own leisure! :)

Tuesday 19th May 2020

Today's activities include:

English - Today your challenge is to go on a sound hunt. This can be in your own home/garden or part of your daily exercise. Label 12 sounds that you can hear, one has been done for you as an example. 

 

Maths - This week the focus is multiplication. Today we will be looking at the multiplication symbol 'x'. Watch the video on the link and then complete the task below. 

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

 

BBC Bitesize: There is also optional Maths (linked to today's task), English and Topic learning on BBC!

Y2: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons/1

Monday 18th May 2020

 

English: This week, we will be focusing on poetry and creating a poem based on The Sound Collector by Roger McGough. 

 

The Key Stage 1 team have recorded a special video below reading the poem - we hope you enjoy! 

 

Today we will be looking at onomatopoeia words in the poem - we have looked at onomatopoeia words in class before but use the videos below to give yourself a reminder. Then read the poem and make a mind map of all the onomatopoeia words that you can find! 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FBQCgjo1QTU

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fZV7rwZ8xaA

 

 

Maths: This week the focus is multiplication. Today we will be looking at the multiplication symbol 'x'. Watch the video on the link and then complete the task below. 

 

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

 

 

BBC Bitesize: There is also optional Maths (linked to today's task), English and Topic learning on BBC!

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons/1

 

The Sound Collector

Still image for this video
The Sound Collector by Roger McGough
Read by KS1 staff...enjoy!

Friday 15th May 2020

 

Spelling: Today our spelling rule is looking at homophones. Watch the video below for an introduction to homophones and look at some examples. Then complete the sheet below. I have included some extra challenges on the video too if you fancy it!

 

Maths: Friday challenge! Watch the video on White Rose Hub, lesson 5. Find the website here and then complete the task below: 

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

 

Additionally BBC Bitesize have Maths, English and Topic here:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons/1

 

You might always want to complete a piece of your topic learning today from our topic menu (this is at the top of the page). 

KS1 Y2 homophones

A video explaining homophones with some examples for you

Thursday 14th May 

Big Write - Today is Big Write day! - This week we have been looking at the story of Jack and the Beanstalk, now it is over to you to retell the story OR use your own characters to tell your own version! We can't wait to see what you come up with!! 

 

Maths -

Today you will be focusing on number bonds to 100!

Y2: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-2/

 

 

Additional optional learning can be found on the BBC Bitesize daily lessons 

Y2: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons/

Wednesday 13th May

Today's daily activities include:

English - You will be preparing for your Big Write today by thinking about the characters in Jack and the Beanstalk. You will be thinking of different adjectives (describing words i.e. evil, kind, scary) to describe the characters in the story. You can either use the original characters or even make up your own to replace: Jack, the Giant and the Beanstalk in the story. Use the examples on the worksheet to help you. 

 

Maths - This week we are following Week 4 of the White Rose Hub learning on addition and subtraction. Today's focus is subtraction. Video can be found here:

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

 

Additional optional learning can be found on the BBC Bitesize daily lessons 

 https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons/1

Tuesday 12th May 

English - today you are going to sequence the story of Jack and the Beanstalk - below are the pictures you need to order onto the story map - you can either draw the pictures or cut and stick these, it is up to you! Under each picture can you write a short sentence about what is happening in each picture along the story map? Try and use the verbs you collected yesterday in your sentences!

 

Maths - This week we are following Week 4 of the White Rose Hub learning on addition and subtraction. Video can be found here:

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

 

Additional optional learning can be found on the BBC Bitesize daily lessons 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons/1

Monday 11th May 2020

 

This week in English we are going to be doing some writing based on the story Jack and the Beanstalk. We have attached a version of the story to read but there is lots out there for you to read. Today is a focus on grammar and verbs. This page may help you remember about verbs https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zrqqtfr/articles/zpxhdxs

Y2 - can you think of powerful verbs to describe each action?

Monday Maths:

Y2 - This week we are following Week 4 of the White Rose Hub learning on addition and subtraction. Video can be found here https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-2/

Monday bonus!

Gareth has made another fantastic video for us. He has some extra activties for you to get involved in and he reads a lovely book. Feel free to dip in and out of his activities this week!

Here is the video for Farmilo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=da8pMUUKeEc&feature=youtu.be

Friday 8th May 

VE Day! Here are some activities below that you may want to complete in celebration of VE Day! Have a super day :)

BBC Activities - https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/ve-day-teaching-resources/znvy382/

KS1 ending of the story The Flower

Thursday 7th May

 

English 

Using your work from this week, can you write a letter to the council to persuade them to plant more seeds? Think about the importance of plants in our community and explain how they help us and other animals! You could also use Miss Neale's example letter (Tuesday task) as a model!

 

Maths

We are on lesson 4 on white Rose Hub. Can you use mental strategies to add and subtract 1? Watch the video on the link and then complete the task below.

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

 

BBC Bitesize

Remember, BBC Bitesize also have daily videos. The Maths video links to today's task and there is also an optional English and topic lesson...enjoy!

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons/1

Wednesday 6th May 

English - Today we are going to be using our Farmilo Values to persuade the council to plant some flowers and other plants within the community. Use the examples on the sheet to help you! I can't wait to see what ideas you come up with!!

 

Maths - Today you are going to be looking at related facts and using your number bonds within 10 to help with your number bonds within 100. Follow the video on the White Rose Hub - Lesson 3 (this is below the video you watched yesterday), then complete the worksheet below. 

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

 

BBC Bitesize - Don't forget you can complete the additional lessons on BBC Bitesize (this is of course optional), you will be looking at addition in maths and letter formation in English.

Y2: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons/1

 

The Year 1 page also has an extra video today about parts of a plant which you might enjoy:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/zjpqqp3/year-1-and-p2-lessons/1

Tuesday 5th May

 

English: Today we will be focusing on questions and commands. You might want to watch the video again from yesterday to remind yourself of the story. Remember we are trying to persuade the council to plant seeds! Firstly, read my example letter on page one and spot the questions and commands. Then write two questions and two commands of you own that you can write in your letter to the council. If you have forgotten what the sentence types are, here is a little video to help refresh your memory! 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UuwO0hTEeV0

 

 

Maths: Today we will be comparing number sentences. Use the link below to watch the explanation video and then complete the sheet.

Lesson 2 White Rose Hub: 

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

 

BBC Bitesize Learning - Here are the extra daily lessons you may want to have a go at after our Farmilo learning has been completed. These lessons look very exciting and the maths links to our learning today too! Enjoy!

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons/1 

Monday 4th May

 

English: This week, our tasks will focus around the book 'The Flower' by John Light. Today, there is a video (sent via DOJO)  where I read the story and explain the task. We are going to be 'imagineering' this week, we have no flowers in our town (like Biggs in the book) and we will be writing a letter to the council to persuade them to plant seeds! Today can you make a mind map of important reasons why they should plant seeds and grow flowers? 

 

Maths: We will now be using Daily White Rose Hub tasks which is a sheet and an explanation video. Find the sheet below. This is the website to access the explanation video:

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

 

Friday 30th April 2020:

 

Read the pollination information sheet and complete the sheet about how plants pollinate.

Year 2 spelling - contractions

Thursday 30th April

 

English: Can you write a short description about your Bravesaurus? Use your character profile from yesterday to help include powerful vocabulary. I have also included some hints on the sheet to use interesting sentence starters!

 

Maths: Today our focus is 3D shapes. Can you help Minion out by completing the table about 3D shape properties and seeing if he is correct or incorrect? I have included lots of helpful websites and games on your task. 

Wednesday 29th April

 

Maths: Can you use different 2D shapes to create a piece of art? You can use different 2d shapes, cut out paper shapes or draw shapes straight onto your paper. You might even want to use technology to create your shape art, it is completely up to you how you present it!

 

English: We are going to look at The Worrysaurus book that Gareth read in his story yesterday. You might want to rewatch his video as a refresher. Today, you are going to create a character profile based on a character 'Bravesaurus'. Can you think of key words to describe his appearance (looks), personality, hobbies and super powers? On page 2 of the document, I have included an example character profile for you!

Tuesday 28th April

Maths: Comparing 2D shapes. Now you have investigated the properties of 2D shapes, can you compare the sides and vertices? Complete the sheet below and there are two challenges for you!

 

English: We have a special task today - Gareth, our Patron of Reading has recorded a message just for Farmilo (link on Class Dojo) or here. Watch the video and then complete Gareth's tasks below. Have fun!

Monday 27th April - English - Today you need to research lots of interesting facts about a plant of you choice for your fact file! Maths - You are going on a shape hunt! Get your magnifying glass ready detectives! Can you find different 2D shapes and describe their properties? Use the links on the sheet to help with your investigation.

Friday 24th April - Today we will be focusing on spellings and topic.

Topic - Can you label the parts of the plant?

KS1 Year 2 Spelling: contractions

This is a Y2 spelling lesson focused on contractions

Friday KS1 phonics lesson - graphemes ea, ee, ey

This is a phonics lesson based on ea, ee and ey. You will need a pen and paper!

Thursday 23rd April - English - Today you are going to write a set of instructions for how to plant a seed. Maths - You are going to be secret detectives today and crack the codes using the scales!

Wednesday 22nd April 2020

 

English: Today we will be focusing on commands. In instructions, we use commands to tell the reader what to do. Commands needs to have a bossy verb near the beginning of the sentence. Can you spot the bossy verbs?

 

Maths: Today we are focusing on measuring weight. The sheet gives you some information about kilograms and grams and has 3 short activities. 

 

Tuesday 21st April 2020: For English, look at the pictures, can you sequence the pictures in order to show how to plant a seed correctly? For Maths, today we are looking at ordering length smallest to largest.

Monday 20th April - Maths and English Daily Activities - For Maths we will be focusing on measurements using a range of objects within our household to measure. For English we will be researching plants and thinking about what they need in order to survive.

EASTER CHALLENGE! We have created a home learning bingo about our new topic ' The Scented Garden'. We have also put together an Easter pack of fun activities you can do around celebrating Easter. Remember to put your work onto your Dojo portfolio so we can see what you have done!

Friday 3rd April - Today you will be reflecting on our topic of Towers, Tunnels and Turrets!

2.4.20 - Maths task. Can you find 1/3 of the numbers using the bar method?

1.4.2020 - Spelling task. Today the suffix is 'ness'. Can you complete the table and use 'ness' words in a sentence?

Tuesday 31st March - Can you research the different jobs in a castle?

30.3.2020 - Maths Challenge! Using the bar method, can you find one half of the numbers? Watch the tutorial on our Farmilo Youtube channel to help you with using the bar method!

27.3.2020 - English Activity - Can you describe Rapunzel? Think about what she looks like, what she is like as a character. Don't forget to use your exciting and powerful adjectives!

26.3.20 - Maths challenge - can you use a range of resources to show different multiplication sentences? The sun is shining today so you might choose to complete this activity with natural resources in your garden! Below I have also included two links to fun multiplication games...enjoy!

25.3.20 -Spelling task: This week, our spelling looks at the suffix ' + less '.

24.3.20 - English Activity - Can you write a setting description? Watch the clip below to help with your writing!

Disney Tangled Flynn goes in the tower

Watch this small clip that features Rapunzel's towers to help with your writing today. Think about what you see inside and outside the castle. Use your senses to help describe the setting.

23.3.2020 - Maths : Adding ten from any number

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