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Year 2

This is the Year 2 page.

 

Class Teachers: Mrs Green (2G) and Miss Keeley (2K)

Teaching assistants: Mrs Mayes (2G) and Mrs Carlisle (2K)

 

We also have Mrs Seggery and Mrs Nisbet working with us in Year Two.

The Magic Finger and Important reminders:

As children who came to school this week would have been asked to leave their "The Magic Finger" books, below is a link to a youtube video reading the book:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oBbWjwC5m_c

 

For those who are not in a bubble please return ALL books we have given you (Coloured reading books, Skill builders, Diary of a Killer Cat, The Hodegeheg and The Magic Finger) by FRIDAY 17TH JULY 2020

Handwriting 13/07/20

Well done to this week's TTrockstar winners.

Lighthouses

Spellings 06/07/20

Handwriting 06/07/20

Well done to this week's TTRockstars winners

Week starting 29/06/20 Handwriting

Monday - What questions can you ask this character?

Extension: Write "I know" and "I wonder" sentences

Well done to this week's winners

as es is os ws

The Hodgeheg - Chapter 7

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Miss Keeley reads chapter 7

The Hodgeheg - Chapter 6

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Miss Keeley reads Chapter 6

Time (5 minute intervals)

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Miss Keeley explains how to read time in 5 minute intervals.

Well done to this week's TTRockstar Winners.

Department of Transport Videos - How to cross the road safely

https://www.think.gov.uk/resource/crossing-roads/ - Crossing roads: kids know best (Ages 3-6)

https://www.think.gov.uk/resource/first-journeys/ - First Journeys (Ages 7-11) (Start at 1:43)

https://www.think.gov.uk/resource/expect-the-unexpected/ - Road ready? Expect the unexpected (Ages 7-11)

 

The Hodgeheg - Chapter Five

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Mrs Green reads chapter five of The Hodgeheg.

The Hodgeheg - Chapter Four

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Mrs Green reads chapter four of The Hodgeheg.

The Hodgeheg - Muddled Sentences

Melody 2K
Riley 2G
Melanie 2G
Rosie 2K

The Hodgeheg - Chapter Two

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Miss Keeley reads chapter two and explains Monday's task of writing instructions.

Handwriting Week beginning 15/06/20

Congratulations to this week's TTRockstar winners

The Hodgeheg - Chapter One

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Miss Keeley reads chapter one and explained Wednesday's English activity. (Sorry it was uploaded late)

Do seeds need soil to germinate?

Handwriting Week beginning 08/06/20

TTRockstars Winners - 05/06/20 Well done to all the winners. Next week we are learning a mix of 2, 5 and 10 times tables.

Do seeds need soil to germinate?

Day 1

Wednesday maths

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Mrs Green explains how to use a cherry model to help solve calculations with missing numbers

Cherry Model - Addition and Subtraction Calculations

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Mrs Green explains the Cherry Model and how to use it for addition and subtraction.

Handwriting 01.06.20

White Owl Barn Owl Part 1

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Mrs Green reads the first part of White Owl Barn Owl.

White Owl Barn Owl Part 2

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Mrs Green reads the second part of White Owl Barn Owl

Wednesday - The first page of White Owl, Barn Owl

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Mrs Green reads the first page of White Owl Barn Owl.

Wednesday - The first page of White Owl, Barn Owl

Tuesday White Owl, Barn Owl

Monday - New Book - Front Cover

Well done to this week's TTRockstar Winners.

Diary of a Destructive Dog - Full Story. ***WATCH "Friday English Lesson - Ending" FIRST***

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Miss Keeley reads to you her whole story from the week. Please watch "Friday English Lesson - Ending" first. *SPOILERS*

Friday English Lesson - Ending

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Miss Keeley models how to write the ending of your story. Watch this video before watching me read my whole story. Apologies for the quality - had to make the file really small as it was a long video. (My hand REALLY hurt after all this writing this week! Well done to all of you for writing your stories so carefully and neatly!)

Thursday English Lesson - Big Problem

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Miss Keeley models writing the big problem section of her story. Think about adding fronted adverbials, adverbs and similies to your work today. DO NOT WRITE HOW THE PROBLEM IS SOLVED!! Stop once your big problem has happened!

Three Quarters of an Amount

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Mrs Green explains how to find three quarters of an amount.

Three Quarters of a Shape

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Mrs Green explains how to show three quarters of a shape.

Wednesday English Lesson - Introduction

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Miss Keeley models how to write the introduction. DO NOT WRITE THE MAIN PROBLEM OF YOUR STORY! Another video modelling that part will be posted Thursday.

Tuesday English Lesson - Story Mountain

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Miss Keeley explains and demonstrates creating a story mountain to plan your story. Do not copy!! Create your own about your OWN CHARACTER.

Monday English Lesson - Mindmapping

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Miss Keeley talks you though mindmapping ideas for your "naughty" character.

Diary of A Killer Cat - Page 44 to End

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Miss Keeley reads on from page 44 to the end of the book .... What will happen?

Fractions of an amount Mon/ Tues Maths

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Mrs Green explains how to begin the picture maths: Chocolate Pieces

Well done to this week's TTRockstars' winners 08/05/20

Diary of a Killer Cat - Chapter 7 up to page 43

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Mrs Green reads the first part of Chapter 7.

Diary of a Killer cat - Chapter 6

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Mrs Green reads Chapter 6.

We have received some amazing pieces of writing today about our book The Diary of a Killer Cat. We wanted to share some of them with you.

Picture Maths Fractions

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Mrs Green explains today's fraction problem.

Science Habitats

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Google: BBC bitesize/ ks 1/ habitats or use the link below

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zx882hv

Watch the clips about different habitats, the clips are about a minute long. Then watch Mrs Green's video above showing how to record in your Science book.

Fractions on a number line

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Mrs Green explains fractions on a number line.

04.05.20 - Cat instincts resources:

 

BBC Earth clip "Why do cats hunt?" - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ltYxFlMlYqI (Shows some pictures of animals).

"Why does my cat hunt?" fact page - https://www.battersea.org.uk/pet-advice/cat-advice/why-does-my-cat-hunt

"Does your Cat bring you 'gifts'? - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MWUjME5UEBw

 

These are all optional starting points. If your child decides to research further then they are welcome to. Please oversee children if they do due to possible graphic content.

 

Diary Of A Killer Cat - Chapter 5

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Miss Keeley reads Chapter 5 and introduces Monday's task

Handwriting for week beginning 04.05.20

TTRockstars Winners 01/05/20. Well done to this week's winners.

Photography Final Challenge - Story. Photographs planned, taken and edited by the children.

Diary of a Killer Cat Chapter 4, THE FULL CHAPTER

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Mrs Green reads all of Chapter 4: Thursday
What will the family do next? Make the next prediction in your English book after watching today's full chapter.

Diary of a Killer Cat Chapter 4

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Mrs Green reads chapter 4 up to page 13. DO NOT read beyond page 13 (for now!)

Photography (old). Taken and edited by the children.

Photography (Close Up). Taken and edited by the children.

Photography (Far Away). Taken and edited by the children.

Diary of a Killer Cat Chapter 3

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Miss Keeley reads chapter 3 "Wednesday" with you.

TT Rockstars winners - 24/04/20

Photography (Memory). Taken and edited by the children.

Photography (Blue). Taken and edited by the children.

Diary of a Killer Cat - Chapter Two

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Mrs Green reads Chapter Two and we start a zone of relevance.

Photography (Play). Taken and edited by the children.

Fractions - thirds and quarters

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Mrs Green explains thirds and quarters

Diary Of A Killer Cat - Chapter One

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Miss Keeley reads Chapter One and we begin to create a word grab.

Photography (Self-portraits). Taken and edited by the children.

Apostrophes for Contractions

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Miss Keeley recaps how to use apostrophes when contracting words. For example, do not = don't

New English Power of Reading Book - Monday

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Miss Keeley opens a very secret envelope with you and we have a look at our exciting BRAND NEW class book.

Introduction to Fractions

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Mrs Green introduces fractions.

TT Rockstars Winners 03/04/20

Our fantastic information writing on Peppered Moths

3D Shapes

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Mrs Green explains 3D shapes and their properties

Research for a non-fiction page

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Miss Keeley explains how to research information on Peppered Moths

TT Rockstars Winners 27/03/20

Right Angles

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Miss Keeley explains right angles

Moth

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Mrs Green reads Moth

Suffixes

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Doubling the final consonant of a root word before adding the suffix

Suffixes

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Adding a suffix when the root word ends in y

Suffixes

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Adding a suffix when the root word ends in e

2D Shapes

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Mrs Green explains properties of 2D shapes.
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