Home Learning: Year 1 and 2

 
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Week beginning 1st June 2020

Welcome to Week one of the second half of the Summer Term. This week our topic focus will be The Animal Kingdom – Welcome to the Jungle! Below you will find English and Maths as well as Topic, PE and PSHE ideas for the week. Remember that you do not have to complete all of the tasks below. Work at a pace that suits your child, take regular breaks an enjoy the learning!
Thank you for sharing all of your fantastic work so far. Please keep sending in your photos in – we love seeing them! Our Gallery is looking wonderful and it has been a joy to see your achievements!
Remember that you do not have to complete all of the tasks below. Please spend no more than 45 minutes per subject and work at a pace that suits your child.
Please do get in touch should you require any help or clarification via
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Monday

Good Morning! Today the focus is on Maths. Year 1 will be learning all about money and will be adding pairs of numbers that equal 20p. The year 2 children will be learning about multiplication. The shorter English activity for today is a reading comprehension.
There are also PE activities for you to do throughout the week.

Year 1 Maths

Year 2 Maths

Year 2 Maths Resource 

Year 1 English

Year 2 English

Year 1 Spellings  

Year 2 Spellings

Topic

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Tuesday

Good Morning! Today the focus is on English work. Year 1 will be working a story called ‘Handa’s Hen’ and Year 2 will be using a Hamilton Trust text called ‘Dream on’. There are My Maths activities for year 2 and Year 1 children should use the activities in Education City that have been set for them. Everyone can have a go at the Times Tables Rock Stars!

Year 1 English 

Year 2 English

Year 2 English Resource 

Topic

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Wednesday

Good Morning! Today the focus is on Maths. Year 1 will continue learning about money and will be finding totals. Today the year 2 children will be learning about division. The shorter English task for today is another picture prompt for story writing called ‘Top of the Beanstalk’.

Year 1 Maths

Year 2 Maths

Year 2 Maths Resource

Top of the Beanstalk

Topic

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Thursday

Good Morning! Today the focus is on English work. Year 1 will continue to work on the text ‘Handa’s Hen’ and Year 2 will continue Tuesday’s work on the text ‘Dream on’. There are My Maths activities for year 2 and Year 1 children should use the activities in Education City that have been set for them. Everyone can have a go at the Times Tables Rock Stars!

Year 1 English

Year 2 English

Year 2 Resource

Topic  

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Friday

Good Morning! Today the focus is on Maths. Year 1 will continue learning about money and how to calculate change. Today the year 2 children will be learning about multiplication and division. The shorter task for today is a PSHE task about kindness and can be found by following this link https://www.coramlifeeducation.org.uk/SCARF-home-learning-plans-set-3

Year 1 Maths

Year 2 Maths

Topic

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Week beginning 18th May 2020

Welcome to Week Five of the Summer Term. This week our ‘Famous for More than Five Minutes’ topic is slightly different because you get to choose which famous sports person to focus on! Below you will find English and Maths as well as Topic and PE ideas for the week. Remember that you do not have to complete all of the tasks below. Work at a pace that suits your child, take regular breaks an enjoy the learning!
Thank you for sharing all of your fantastic work so far. Please keep sending in your photos in – we love seeing them! Our Gallery is looking wonderful and it has been a joy to see your achievements!
Remember that you do not have to complete all of the tasks below. Please spend no more than 45 minutes per subject and work at a pace that suits your child.
Please do get in touch should you require any help or clarification via
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Monday

Good Morning! Today the focus is on English. Year 1 will continue working on the Chinese New year story by reading a story called ‘The River Race’. Year 2 will be focussing on poetry this week – today’s poem is called ‘It’s behind you!’. There are My Maths activities for year 2 and Year 1 children should use the activities in Education City that have been set for them. Everyone can have a go at the Times Tables Rock Stars as well as some maths challenges on the BBC website - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z6q6pg8
There are also PE activities for you to do throughout the week.

Year 1 English

Year 2 English 

Year 1 Spellings

Year 2 Spellings

Topic

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Tuesday

Good Morning! Today the focus is on Maths work. Year 1 will be learning about weight while year 2 will be revising work on 2D shapes. There is a Hamilton Trust unit for the children to work through along with this BBC video and associated games https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zjv39j6/articles/ztpwdmn When using the work from the Hamilton Trust please begin by working through the ‘Learning Reminders’ before attempting one of either the mild, hot or ‘a bit stuck’ follow up activities. There is no expectation for the children to complete all of the practice sheets. The English Activity is to write a story a Troll using a picture as the starting point.
There are also PE activities for you to do throughout the week.

Year 1 Maths

Year 2 Maths

English - The Troll

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Wednesday

Good Morning! Today the focus is on English. Year 1 will be learning about dragons. Their text focus will be a poem called ‘I wish I had a dragon’. Year 2 will continue their work on poetry. Today’s poem is called ‘There are Gribbles’. There are My Maths activities for year 2 and Year 1 children should use the activities in Education City that have been set for them. Everyone can have a go at the Times Tables Rock Stars!
There are also PE activities for you to do throughout the week.

Year 1 English

Year 2 English  

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Thursday

Good Morning! Today the focus is on Maths work. Year 1 will continue their work on weight and Year 2 will continue their work on shape. When using the work from the Hamilton Trust please begin by working through the ‘Learning Reminders’ before attempting one of either the mild, hot or ‘a bit stuck’ follow up activities. There is no expectation for the children to complete all of the practice sheets. The English task today is a reading comprehension about taking care of dogs. Year 1 should use the sheets marked with * at the bottom and year 2 should use the sheets at the end marked with *** at the bottom. 

There are also PE activities for you to do throughout the week.

Year 1 Maths

Year 2 Maths

English 

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Friday

Good Morning! Today the focus is on English. Year 1 will be learning about dragons. Their text focus will be a poem called ‘Custard the Dragon’. Year 2 will continue their work on poetry. Today’s poem is called ‘The football Field Foul Fiend’. There are My Maths activities for year 2 and Year 1 children should use the activities in Education City that have been set for them. Everyone can have a go at the Times Tables Rock Stars!
There are also PE activities for you to do throughout the week.

Year 1 English 

Year 2 English 

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Week beginning 11th May 2020

Welcome to Week Four of the Summer Term. This week in our ‘Famous for More than Five Minutes’ topic, we are looking at the life and work of the artist Pablo Picasso. Below you will find English and Maths as well as Topic, PE and PSHE ideas for the week. Remember that you do not have to complete all of the tasks below. Work at a pace that suits your child, take regular breaks an enjoy the learning!

Thank you for sharing all of your fantastic work so far. Please keep sending in your photos in – we love seeing them! Our Gallery is looking wonderful and it has been a joy to see your achievements!


Remember that you do not have to complete all of the tasks below. Please spend no more than 45 minutes per subject and work at a pace that suits your child.


Please do get in touch should you require any help or clarification via
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Monday

Good Morning! Today the focus is on Maths. Year 1 will be learning all about length. There is a Hamilton Trust lesson about this on the maths link below as usual or there is an alternative lesson about length from Oak National that can be accessed via this link https://www.thenational.academy/year-1/maths/to-compare-lengths-and-heights-of-objects-year-1-wk1-1 The year 2 children will be learning about addition strategies. The shorter English activity for today is a reading comprehension.
There are also PE activities for you to do throughout the week.

Year 1 Maths

 Year 2 Maths

Year 2 Resources

 Year 1 English 

Year 2 English 

Year 1 Spellings

Year 2 Spellings

Topic 

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Tuesday

Good Morning! Today the focus is on English work. Year 1 will be working on the story of the Chinese New Year using a text called ‘The Race across the River’ and Year 2 will be using a text called ‘The Paperbag Princess’. There are My Maths activities for year 2 and Year 1 children should use the activities in Education City that have been set for them. Everyone can have a go at the Times Tables Rock Stars!

Year 1 English 

Year 1 English Resource

Year 2 English 

Y2 English Resources

Topic

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Wednesday

Good Morning! Today the focus is on Maths. Year 1 will continue learning about length. There is a Hamilton Trust lesson about this on the maths link below as usual or there is an alternative lesson about length from Oak National that can be accessed via this link https://www.thenational.academy/year-1/maths/to-measure-lengths-using-non-standard-units-year-1-wk1-2 Today the year 2 children will be learning about subtraction strategies. The shorter English task for today is another picture prompt for story writing called ‘Without Gravity’.

Year 1 Maths

Year 2 Maths

English - Without Gravity 

Topic

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Thursday

Good Morning! Today the focus is on English work. Year 1 will continue to work on the text ‘The Race across the River’ and Year 2 will continue Tuesday’s work on the story ‘The Paperbag Princess’. There are My Maths activities for year 2 and Year 1 children should use the activities in Education City that have been set for them. Everyone can have a go at the Times Tables Rock Stars!

Year 1 English 

Year 2 English 

Year 2 English Resources 

Topic

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Friday

Good Morning! Today the focus is on Maths. Year 1 will continue learning about length. There is a Hamilton Trust lesson about this on the maths link below as usual or there is an alternative lesson about length from Oak National that can be accessed via this link https://www.thenational.academy/year-1/maths/to-measure-lengths-using-non-standard-units-year-1-wk1-3 Today the year 2 children will be adding 2 digit numbers together. The shorter task for today is a PSHE task about online safety and can be found by following this link www.coramlifeeducation.org.uk/SCARF-home-learning-plans-set-2 

Year 1 Maths

Year 2 Maths 

Topic

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

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