Year 2

Year 2 Teacher: Miss O'Shaughnessy

Teaching Assistant: Mrs K O'Keeffe, Mrs Wilson, Mrs Haywood, Mrs Smith

RE Big Question: Why should we spread the Good News? (Summer 1 Spread the Word)

Y2 MTP Summer 2.docx.pdf
Y2 MTP Summer 1.docx.pdf
Year 2 Remote Learning Sheet w.b 1.03.2021.pdf
Year 2 Remote Learning Sheet w.b 22.02.21.pdf
Year 2 Remote Learning Sheet w.b 8.02.2021.pdf
Year 2 Remote Learning Sheet w.b 1.02.2021.pdf
Year 2 Remote Learning Sheet w.b 25.01.2021.pdf
Year 2 Remote Learning Sheet w.b 18.01.2021.pdf
Year 2 Remote Learning Sheet w.b 11.01.2021.pdf
Year 2 Remote Learning Sheet w.b 5-1-2021.pdf
Virtual learning page -Year 2 (4.01.2020).pdf
Autumn 2 theme.pdf
Year 2 home learning- Autumn 2.pdf
Year 1 and 2 Common Exception Words (tricky words).pdf
Year 2's spellings Autumn 2.pdf
Curriculum overview 2020-2021.pdf
Letter to parents- Year 2 2020-2021 (1).pdf
Year 2 Recommended Reading List.pdf
Year 1 Term 2a Week 1 Overview.pdf
Autumn term- home learning sheet (year2).pdf
DfE Recommended WebsitesPhonicsDfE’s validated phonics programmes are:Floppy’s Phonics Sounds and LettersJolly PhonicsLetterland PhonicsLetters and Sounds (supplemented by closely matched and fully decodable books)Phonics BugRead Write Inc.Sound DiscoverSounds-Write
EnglishAudible: Website: https://stories.audible.com/start-listen Key stages: early years foundation stage to key stage 2Description: all children’s audiobooks are available for free while schools are closed. Authorfy: Website: https://authorfy.comKey stages: early years foundation stage to key stage 2Description: access to masterclasses on texts from a range of authors, including videos from the authors and activities linked to novels.
Book Trust: Website: https://www.booktrust.org.uk/books-and-reading/bookfinder/Key stages: early years foundation stage to key stage 2Description: a site with recommended booklists, categorised by age range and topic, including fiction and non-fiction. Family activities are included in the ‘Home Time’ section.
Classroom Secrets: Website: https://classroomsecrets.co.uk/free-home-learning-packs/Key stages: early years foundation stage to key stage 2Description: downloadable resource packs which cover a range of subjects, including reading and writing. English Mastery: Website: https://www.englishmastery.org/Key stages: key stage 1 and key stage 2Description: downloadable resource books providing 8 weeks of activities. Literacy Shed: Website: https://www.literacyshedplus.com/en-gb/browse/free-resources/key-stage-2-activity-packsKey stages: key stage 1 and key stage 2Description: downloadable resource packs with tasks based on video clips on YouTube.
Love Reading 4 Kids: Website: https://www.lovereading4kids.co.uk/Key stages: early years foundation stage to key stage 2Description: a site with recommended booklists, categorised by age range and topic, covering fiction and non-fiction. Pobble 365: Website: https://www.pobble365.com/Key stages: key stage 1 and key stage 2Description: a new image is published each day as a basis for creative writing. Story starters, questions and drawing ideas are provided.
Purple Mash: Website: https://2simple.com/purple-mash/Key stages: early years foundation stage to key stage 2Description: free during the school closure period. Each week, a selection of daily activities is produced on different subjects, including comprehension and grammar.
Storytime with Nick: Website: https://www.ruthmiskin.com/en/find-out-more/help-during-school-closure/Key stages: early years foundation stage to key stage 2Description: available from Monday 20 April. Films of well-loved stories read by Nick Cannon, a trained actor, teacher and trainer. The Children’s Poetry Archive: Website: https://childrens.poetryarchive.org/Key stages: early years foundation stage to key stage 2Description: an archive of spoken poetry recordings. Children can listen to poems read out loud.
Maths: primaryHamilton Trust (home learning section): Website: https://www.hamilton-trust.org.uk/blog/learning-home-packs/Key stages: key stage 1 and key stage 2Description: downloadable resource packs with teacher guidance. A week’s worth of resources is provided for each year group.
Mathematics MasteryWebsite: https://www.mathematicsmastery.org/free-resourcesKey stages: early years foundation stage, key stage 1 and key stage 2Description: downloadable guidance and resource packs for parents and pupils. NrichWebsite: https://nrich.maths.org/Key stages: early years foundation stage to key stage 2Description: a range of activities. Some are interactive and some are to be completed offline. Activities are categorised by age range.Registration: not required NumberblocksWebsite: https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/grownups/help-your-child-with-mathsKey stages: early years foundation stage to key stage 2Description: videos for numeracy development designed for children aged 0 to 6. There are fun activities that can be applied to everyday life and play.
Top Marks: Website: https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-gamesKey stages: key stage 1 and key stage 2Description: a range of interactive maths games categorised by age group.
White Rose Maths (home learning): Website: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/Key stages: early years foundation stage to key stage 2Description: presentations and downloadable workbooks which are easy to use for parents. New material is being released each week. Science: primaryBBC Bitesize: Website: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/primaryKey stages: key stage 1 and key stage 2Description: interactive resources covering the primary science curriculum. STEM Learning (Home learning): Website: https://www.stem.org.uk/primary-scienceKey stages: key stage 1 and key stage 2Description: an online resource bank, which links to resources on external websites. The site features a live chat function offering support from subject experts. New home learning resources are being developed. PE and physical activity: primaryBoogie Beebies: Website: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006mvscKey stages: early years foundation stageDescription: videos that get younger children up and dancing with CBeebies presenters. Disney 10 Minute Shakeups: Website: https://www.nhs.uk/10-minute-shake-up/shake-upsKey stages: early years foundation stage to key stage 2Description: 10-minute videos based on Disney films that count towards a child’s 60 active minutes per day.
Super Movers: Website: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermoversKey stages: key stage 1 and key stage 2Description: videos which help children move while they learn. They support curriculum subjects, including maths and English. #ThisIsPE: Website: https://www.afpe.org.uk/physical-education/thisispe-supporting-parents-to-teach-pe-at-home/Key stages: key stage 1 and key stage 2Description: videos delivered by teachers focussing on the PE curriculum which are accessible on YouTube. Mental wellbeing: primaryAnna Freud National Centre for Children and Families: Website: https://www.annafreud.org/what-we-do/anna-freud-learning-network/coronavirus/Key stages: early years foundation stage to key stage 2Description: wellbeing advice for all those supporting children and young people. BPSWebsite: https://www.bps.org.uk/news-and-blogsKey stages: early years foundation stage to key stage 2Description: advice on dealing with school closures and talking to children about COVID-19. Children’s CommissionerWebsite: https://www.childrenscommissioner.gov.uk/publication/childrens-guide-to-coronavirus/Key stages: early years foundation stage to key stage 2Description: a downloadable guide for children about coronavirus. MindEdWebsite: https://www.minded.org.uk/Key stages: early years foundation stage to key stage 2Description: an educational resource for all adults on children and young people’s mental health. The Child Bereavement NetworkWebsite: http://www.childhoodbereavementnetwork.org.uk/covid-19.aspxKey stages: early years foundation stage to key stage 2Description: advice on supporting grieving children during the coronavirus