Hi Year 2
It’s the end of another fantastic week of home learning!
Here are today’s learning activities.
English – Reading
Watch the whole short film.
Answer the following questions:
- Where do you think the ‘Shadow Serpent’ lives and why?
- How did the Dreamgiver save the astronaut?
- What happened to the ‘Shadow Serpent’?
English – Writing
After watching the short film, where do you think the Dreamgiver lives?
In full sentences and using adjectives, describe where the Dreamgiver lives.
*why do you think he lives there?
*does he live alone?
*what does his alone?
*what does it look and smell like?
Use your imagination!
Sounds-Write Phonics – Focus sound /air/ spelling <eir>
Review – read the following Year 2 common exception words: sure, father, told, fast child.
Read: their, (discuss this meaning of their and how it differs to there), heir, where, there , careful, share
Write : their, pair, where, there, fairly
Speed Read: stairs, dare, repair, fairy, care, their, share, pair, fairly, where, swear, bear, there, tear, haircut, fairy
Maths – Basic Skills
If I start at 12 and count in 3’s to 33, will I say the number 21?
How do you know?
Maths – Tasks
Warm up: Wiggle your fingers up high, down low, to the side and in front of you.
Stretch your fingers out like fireworks nine times.
Can you write the following Year 2 Common Exception Words joined up at least six times? Remember to leave a finger space.
Tick your neatest formation and be proud of your handwriting.
Watch the story ‘God’s Gifts to People’.
This story encourages us to appreciate and be grateful for the things that people do for us.
In the story the king invited all the poor and homeless people because the original people didn’t bother going.
Draw a picture of somebody you know doing something you are grateful for, for example the grown ups in your home cooking your dinner.
Discuss the question with a grown up at home.
Enjoy this story for story time.
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Have a lovely weekend.
Miss Duncan and Miss Battams