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Year 2

Hello Year 2,

On Monday the 8th March, we will all be back in school. Miss Buckley and I are very excited about going back to school and seeing familiar, friendly faces. 


Below are links, just in case we should find ourselves learning from home again. Fingers crossed that this will not be the case!

Maths

A great resource and well worth using https://classroom.thenational.academy/subjects-by-key-stage/key-stage-1We are currently (March 2021) going back over areas such as statistics and shape (both covered during lockdown), before moving onto fractions.

Numbots - An exciting resource available from Times Table Rockstars. The creators of Times Tables Rock Stars have produced a platform for boosting number recognition, addition and subtraction skills, called NumBots. It is important that your child develops efficient mental calculation strategies to add and subtract two-digit numbers, so that they can leave counting on their fingers behind, and NumBots will help do this.https://play.numbots.com/?#/game-mode

This website offers access to a wide range of maths activities https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons

Lots of interesting maths activities to have a go at here https://uk.ixl.com/math/year-2

A fantastic range of resources https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-2/

If you like online activities then have a look at this https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/5-7-years/counting

Children can develop their understanding their understanding of the 2, 5 and 10 timetables on here- https://ttrockstars.com/

English (including reading/phonics)

The Oak Academy is a great resource to use at home. Oak National Academy is an online classroom made by teachers. On the website are lots of different activities for your child to access under 'Key Stage 1'. https://classroom.thenational.academy/subjects-by-key-stage/key-stage-1

This website is well worth using, offering a range of writing, spelling, reading and punctuation activities https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons

Some fun phonics activities https://new.phonicsplay.co.uk/  username - march20 & password - home

Free to join and a wide range of eBooks, plus games and activities for all ages www.oxfordowl.co.uk

To continue with your spelling work, please have a look at it https://www.spellingframe.co.uk/

The Literacy Company have made their year group writing, spelling and phonics packs free http://www.theliteracycompany.co.uk/free-resources

Try some fun, online activities here https://www.topmarks.co.uk/english-games/7-11-years/spelling-and-grammar

 

Other

To access a range of subjects, including science https://classroom.thenational.academy/subjects-by-key-stage/key-stage-1

An activity book with lots of different types of tasks https://www.tts-group.co.uk/home+learning+activities.html

Some ideas if you are taking a break from your indoor lessons https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/lists/50-things-activities-to-do-in-your-back-garden

 

If you have any questions regarding these resources/login details etc. please contact me on eodonovan@millfields.cheshire.sch.uk or leave at message with the office and one of us will phone you back at the next available opportunity. 

Thank you 

Miss O' Donovan & Miss Buckley