The Year 2 Home Learning page
Hi everyone. We hope that you are all safe and well!
Welcome to the final week of the Summer term. We will be setting work for children to complete on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Friday then marks the start of the Summer holidays!
Children can complete our main learning options:
OR, children could complete the reserve options. These include:
Children can complete either the main learning options or the reserve learning options. They could also mix and match. There is no expectation to complete all of the options.
To access the White Rose Maths work, please follow the link below, select and watch the appropriate video for the current week/appropriate day and then click on the 'Get the Activity' task.
Friday White Rose Family Maths Challenge
The most suitable questions for Year 2 are 1, 2 and 3 but if you would like a challenge, you could work with your family to answer the rest of the problems. Good luck!
involves a sequence of lessons to support children’s writing skills (whilst also including some reading and grammar work). It is akin to the ‘Talk for Writing’ style of lessons and activities taught in class and throughout year groups. The Talk for Writing lessons will be followed each day by the children working in school.
If children would like to share their work with their teachers, they can send a photo to
English 'Talk for Writing' option - link and activities
It's time for the next Talk for Writing unit. Over the next two weeks, children can explore Rainbows, rainbows everywhere! . Please click on the Talk for Writing link below to access the new story and the activities.
If you'd like to listen to the Year Two teachers reading Emma Caulfield's story, please visit the Longfleet Facebook page. (The video will be added on Sunday evening or Monday morning.)
Whilst exploring the new Talk for Writing link, you'll see that there are a number of interesting activities provided for children to complete. (Below, we have suggested the days that children could complete each Talk for Writing task.)
Monday: Talk about rainbows and write down your ideas.
Tuesday: Read the information text to find out about rainbows and fill in the sticky notes.
Wednesday: Complete the vocabulary challenge.
Thursday and Friday: Explore and complete the reading challenge. You could also complete the extra reading challenge and review your chosen book or website.
Monday: Complete the plan and audience section of the writing challenge.
Tuesday: It’s time to write your text. You might like to write the Title, the introduction and your first fact today. You could also add a picture.
Wednesday: Complete your text. How many facts will you add?
Thursday: Complete the word challenge.
Friday: Read the explanation text and find out more about rainbows.
Monday: Talk challenge.
Tuesday: Vocabulary challenge.
Wednesday and Thursday: The ‘Make it’ challenge. You will need to spend some time planning your creation before you make it.
Previous Talk for Writing units
It's not too late to explore the first two Talk for Writing units. You can click on the links below to access the Talk for Writing unit from previous weeks.
The Elves and the Shoemaker:
The Magical Teaching Box:
We will not be setting any spellings this week. Well done to everyone who spent time practising the spellings this half term. We're really proud of you!