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Welcome to our fabulous P2 Home Learning Page!

 

We hope you are keeping well and not missing school too much!

 

Keep an eye on this page for fun lessons and ideas

to keep you learning while school is closed.

Mrs Massey, Miss Reid and Miss Ashby will update the page regularly. In the mean time, log on to your Bug Club account for lovely new books to read and some fun games to play.

 

 

Don't forget to send photos of all your busy work to your teachers! You can email them to us. We are really missing seeing you all everyday and any images of all the great things you have been up to will cheer us all up!smiley

The Scouts have loads of ideas of what to do in "The Great Indoors".  Their web address is scouts.org.uk

There are loads of science experiment ideas, lots of mindfulness activities and craft activities that all look to be smashing fun.  See if you can do any and don't forget to email us your photos!

A lovely wee idea for this week, see how many bears you can spot from your garden!

A lovely wee idea for this week, see how many bears you can spot from your garden! 1

If you are trying to access these websites on a phone just scan these QR codes for easy access.

If you are trying to access these websites on a phone just scan these QR codes for easy access. 1

Some more ideas of websites to use at this time. Maybe not all for P2 but worth a wee look!

Some more ideas of websites to use at this time.  Maybe not all for P2 but worth a wee look! 1
Some more ideas of websites to use at this time.  Maybe not all for P2 but worth a wee look! 2
Some more ideas of websites to use at this time.  Maybe not all for P2 but worth a wee look! 3

P2

Week 2

30th March-

3rd April

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Literacy

Numeracy

World Around Us

Monday

30th

 

 

 

Spellings:

ut’ family:

 

cut

gut

hut

shut

 

High Frequency words (HFW):

 

my

no

 

Remember (look, say, cover, spell and write twice)

 

Sentence work:

 

Can you write a sentence using the spellings above?

 

Challenge: Can you write 6 sentences using the spellings above?

 

Remember to read over your sentences to ensure they make sense!  We all know a sentence needs a capital letter at the start, Freddy finger spaces and a full stop at the end.

 

Phonics Bug:

 

Click on the link:

https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk/start

Have some fun completing Unit 8 games for the sh sound. Also read the books ‘Quick, Quick, Quick’ and ‘Quick Quiz’.

 

Reading : Bug Club

 

Log on to Bug Club using your active learn username and password.

Click on the link:

https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk/start

Pick a new book each day from your library.

Mental Maths: number before

 

Say the number before within 20, e.g. number before 6=5; number before 18=17.

Challenge – number before within 30, e.g. number before 25 = 24.

 

Maths: Story of 7

 

Revise the story of 7. Can you write the different ways of making 7?

7+0=7

6+1=7

5+2=7

4+3=7

3+4=7

2+5=7

1+6=7

0+7=7

Can you see the pattern?

 

Now can you write the subtraction story of 7? Remember each sum begins with 7!

7-0=7

7-1-=6

7-2=5

7-3=4

7-4=3

7-3=4

7-2=5

7-1=6

7-0=7

 

Remember you can use sweets or pasta shapes to help you J

 

Challenge: Can you add 3 numbers to make 7?

5 + 1 + 1 = 7

4 + 2 + 1= 7

3 + 3 + 1 = 7

etc

 

Topic: Spring/Easter

 

Can you think of the different signs of Spring? For example, baby animals are born, blossom on the trees, daffodils, animals like hedgehogs, bats, mice emerge from hibernation; Frogspawn and tadpoles; bumblebees, butterflies; leaves on trees; bluebells etc

 

Look up Twinkl –

‘All about Spring’ powerpoint. www.twinkl.co.uk

 

Draw the different

signs of spring.

Divide your page into 6 boxes and draw 6 different signs of Spring.

Tuesday

31st

Revise spellings and HFW from yesterday. Use your favourite colour to write them down on a page or whiteboard.

 

Challenge: Can you think of any other words with ‘ut’? How many can you think of? E.g. tut, but, mut, nut etc.

 

Written work:

 

Can you write 6 (max) sentences about Spring? Think about the different signs of Spring you learnt about yesterday (Spring powerpoint – Twinkl).

Draw a picture for each sentence.

  

Phonics Bug:

 

Click on the link:

https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk/start

Have some fun completing Unit 8 games for the sh sound.

 

Reading : Bug Club

 

Log on to Bug Club using your active learn username and password.

Click on the link:

https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk/start

Pick a new book each day from your library.

Mental Maths: number after

 

Say the number after within 20, e.g. number after 8=9; number after 13=14.

Challenge – number after within 30, e.g. number after 21 = 22.

Can you say it before mummy/daddy writes it down?

 

Maths: Money

 

Can you make amounts within 20p using 1p, 2p, 5p and 10p coins? E.g. 9p.  12p, 15p, 17p, 20p.

 

What coins can you use? Remember to use the biggest possible coin first. For example, to make 8p start with a 5p and count on.

 

Use real coins to help you. Draw a purse on a page and draw the coins you need to make each amount.

 

Challenge: Make amounts within 30p using coins up to 20p.

Topic: Spring/Easter

 

Bible Story - read the Easter Story.

 

www.topmarks.co.uk

The Easter Story  

or

www.twinkl.co.uk

The Easter Story Powerpoint

or

Read from any Children’s Bible.

 

Discuss the story with your child.

 

Extenson:

 

Watch -The Story of Easter – The Beginners Bible on youtube.

 

Click on link:

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=0PSgoPdKQFQ

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday

1st

 

 

Revise spellings and HFW words.

Have some fun by closing your eyes and writing them in the air whilst saying aloud.

 

Written work – Cloze Procedure

Write the sentence and put in the missing HFW my or no.

 

  1. It is _____ bike.
  2. I have ____ sweets.
  3. ______ mum is mad.
  4. This is _______ Ipad.
  5. Granny has _____ milk left.
  6. Bill is ______ dad.

 

Challenge: Can you write two of your own sentences using my or no?

 

Phonics Bug:

 

Click on the link:

https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk/start

Have some fun completing Unit 8 games for the sh sound.

 

Reading : Bug Club

 

Log on to Bug Club using your active learn username and password.

Click on the link:

https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk/start

Pick a new book each day from your library.

 

 

 

Mental Maths: number between

 

Say the number between within 20, e.g. number between 5 and 7 =6; number between 17 and 19=18.

Challenge – number between within 30, e.g. number between 28 and 30 = 29.

Can you say it before mummy/daddy touches their toes?

 

Maths: Time

 

P2 have been learning how to tell the time. We know that the big hand on the clock is called the minute hand. We also know that the small hand is called the hour hand.

 

We know that when the minute hand is pointing at 12 it is O’Clock and when it is pointing at the 6 it is half past.

 

Make a clock using a piece of paper/card. Attach a long hour hand and a shorter minute hand. If possible attach using a butterfly pin. Use the clock to make different O’clock and half past times.

 

Challenge; Show children times on the clock and ask them to write it down. For example, 6 0’Clock and half past 5.

Topic: Spring/Easter

 

Yesterday you read the Easter Story.

You found out how Jesus died and how he rose again from the tomb.

 

We celebrate Easter by eating delicious Easter Eggs.

 

Can you draw and decorate your own Easter Egg?

Can you draw Easter pictures on your egg or even make a repeated pattern?

 

Have fun and try your best to colour within the lines!

 

Don’t forget to email your teachers your beautiful Easter Egg designs to your teacher J

Thursday

2nd

 

 

Revise spellings and HFW words.

Can you run on the spot whilst spelling each word?

 

Written work:

 

You have been revising the sh sound in phonics bug this week. Today can you build the sh words as mummy/daddy calls them out. Remember to use sound lines to help you.

 

  1. Ship
  2. Shell
  3. Fish
  4. Shop
  5. Cash
  6. Shin

 

Can you write a sentence using each sh word?

Don’t forget to include everything a sentence needs! A capital letter, Freddy finger spaces and a full stop J

 

Challenge: Can you think of your own words containing the sh sound? Can you think of more tricky words, e.g. brush, sheep etc.

 

Reading : Bug Club

 

Log on to Bug Club using your active learn username and password.

Click on the link:

https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk/start

Pick a new book each day from your library.

Mental Maths – counting in 2’s

 

Count on in 2’s to twenty, e.g. 2, 4, 6, 8 etc.

Count back in 2’s from twenty, e.g. 20, 18, 16 etc.

 

Maths: Odd and even numbers

Revise odd and even numbers. Remember even numbers end in either 0, 2, 4, 6 and 8 while odd numbers end in 1, 3, 5, 7 and 9.

 

Make a bingo card. Write odd on one side and even on the other.

 

Odd/Even bingo within 10.

Mum/dad will call out random numbers within 10. You will show odd or even.

 

Challenge: Odd/Even bingo with numbers to 20.

 

Draw 10 Easter eggs and randomly number with numbers 1 to 10.

Child to colour odd eggs blue and even numbers red.

 

Challenge – Draw 20 eggs and randomly number with numbers 1-20. Colour odd numbers green and even numbers yellow.

Topic: Spring/Easter

 

Baby lambs are born during Spring. An adult lamb is called a Sheep.

 

Make a handprint lamb using white paint, cotton wool etc or paint a picture of a lamb.

 

Click on link:

https://craftsbyamanda.com/handprint-easter-lamb/

 

Lambs and sheep have a woolly coat to keep them warm during the cold months.

 

Sheep eat grass while lambs drink their mother’s milk.

 

Watch ‘Come Outside’ – A Woolly Jumper.

 

Click link:

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=41jx0Ljy23A

 

I wonder what Auntie Mabel and Pippin get up to today?  Talk about what you have learnt with mummy or daddy afterwards.

Friday

3rd

 

 

Friday test: spellings and HFW learnt this week (see Monday).

Dictation sentences below:

 

1.    My mum shut the hut.

2.   I got a cut on my gut.

3.   Dad had no keys with him.

 

News: Can you write some sentences about what you have done this week?

 

Reading : Bug Club

Log on to Bug Club using your active learn username and password. Click on the link:

https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk/start

Pick a new book each day from your library.

 

 

Mental Maths: Revision

Revise this week’s mental maths (number before, after and in between within 20/30).

Maths:

Revise story of seven addition and take away. Can you remember all the ways to make 7? Can you write them down?

Can you remember the subtraction story of 7? Remember each take away sum starts with 7!

Topic: Spring/Easter

 

Make an Easter Card for Granny/Granda.

 

Write a lovely message inside your card.

 

Try your best to spell the words yourself using your phonics.

 

Don’t forget to look on Education City (week 2) for more fun activities. 
Picture 1

Week 1: Monday23rd March

Literacy:

Spellings - 'ag' family

tag

flag

bag

wag  

High Frequency words:

in

me

Remember the rule 'look, say, cover, spell and write twice'.

News:

Write a sentence each day about what fun you have been having and try to use the high frequency words and spellings.

 

Remember a sentence needs a capital letter at the start, finger spaces between the words and a full stop at the end. Check- does your sentence make sense? If not, have another try!

 

Phonics- Phonics Bug

Click on the following link:

 

https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk/start

 

Log on to Bug Club using your special username and password.

Have some fun completing Unit 8 games for ch sound.

Read "A Picnic" and "Is it Quick".

 

Reading: Bug Club

Click on the following link:

 

https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk/start

 

Log on to Bug Club using your special username and password.

Pick a new online book each day from your library.

 

Number:

Can you find all 7 ways to make 6?

eg.0 + 6 =

    1 +5 =

    2 + 4 =

Remember if you are unsure, look back in your old red number books.

Challenge- can you add 3 numbers to make 6?

Can you write the story for taking away from 6?

eg. 6-0=

     6-1=

     6-2=

Click on the link below

https://ec1.educationcity.com/content/index/25957/3/2/1/null/null/true/false/null/0//0

Enjoy playing the Addition Impossible game.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We hope you are enjoying the fun activities so far this week.

Log on to www.educationcity.com using your own special code and password.

Your activities will be under Week 1.

Have a go and enjoy!

Why don't you try to draw some Spring pictures?

I have had a look at youtube and there are some fantastic PE lessons with a great and very enthusiastic guy called Joe Wicks.  Every morning at 9 am he is doing half an hour of PE for children, it could be a fantastic way of burning off some energy and because it is on youtube it can be done at any time!

Watch the International Space Station pass over head!

 

​​​​​​​The ISS will be visible to the naked eye over the next while, here are the dates and times and the directions you need to look to see it.  Remember it travels really fast!

 

24th March at 20:26 travelling from West to East 

25th March at 19:38 travelling W to SSW

26th March at 20:28 travelling W to SSW

27th March at 19:40 travelling W to EE

28th March at 20:29 travelling W to SSE

29th March at 20:42 travelling W to SSE

30th March at 18:31 travelling W to SE

31st March at 20:44 travelling W to ESE

1st April at 21:33 travelling W to SSE

2nd April at 20:46 travelling W to SSE

3rd April at 21:36 travelling W to SW

A fun challenge for every day!

A fun challenge for every day! 1

Check out Carol Voderman’s fabulous maths website - Maths Factor!

https://www.themathsfactor.com/

Maths Factor is currently free for all and includes daily sessions, games to inject fun and enthusiasm into daily learning and targets to motivate and encourage! Maths is fun :) 

 

On Friday 27th March at 1:30pm  "The Gathering Drum" will be posting on Youtube, songs and rhythms for you to drum along to.  We all had such good fun with Joe when he came to school so I am sure that you will love this.  I know that we will be joining in from our houses!

Fun non screen things to do!

Fun non screen things to do! 1
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