Dove Parents Evening

Hello Dove adults! Next week (beginning 9th November) we will be having parents evening via a phone call. This will be from a withheld number. I will be making these calls Monday 9th November, Tuesday 10th November and Wednesday 11th November.  I have created a google document so that you can select your preferred parents evening slot. You should be able to see the time … Continue reading Dove Parents Evening

Wednesday, 21st October- Computing

Good morning home learners! Remember to email us any questions at : year2@selsdonprimary.org.uk Starter: Last week in computing we used digital technology to record videos. Here are some questions to recap: What makes a good video? What things do you need to take into account when taking a video? How do you make a video on a iPad? . Today we are going to be exploring … Continue reading Wednesday, 21st October- Computing

Wednesday 21st Key Info – Update!

Good morning everyone! Thank you for your patience and understanding on this unusual day. Hopefully you all received our text this morning. Due to the boiler being broken you shall all be learning from home today.We have posted today’s activities already this morning. These are now pinned to the top of the blog or can be found in the side bar under ‘Home Learning’. Our … Continue reading Wednesday 21st Key Info – Update!

Phonics 21.10.20 /ure/ /er/

Remember to email us at: year2@selsdonprimary.org.uk Can you point out the words and say what they are? Recap phase 3 sounds: Recap: Play a game of ‘clap clap think and frown, I say a sound, you write it down’. Children to write previously learnt sounds /oi/ ear/ air/. Words such as coin / joins/ beard/ fear/ chair/ fair. Today’s sounds: /ure/ /er/ Geraldine Giraffe: /ure/ … Continue reading Phonics 21.10.20 /ure/ /er/

Wednesday, 21st October – English

Good morning home learners! Remember to email us at: year2@selsdonprimary.org.uk Warm up: handwriting heroes – 5 minutes of number formationStart with finger wiggles, sitting properly, feet on the floor, anchoring the pageYou need to write the alphabet in all capitals. We are going to be exploring root words and suffixes today. Quick questions:What is a root word?What is a suffix?What is a prefix?Where does a … Continue reading Wednesday, 21st October – English

Tuesday 24th November – English

Good Morning Year 2 Home Learners! Who can remember what we looked at yesterday in English?Instructions!Tell someone in your home what order we brush our teeth in. Quick questions:What are instructions?What do we need instructions for?What features of instructions do you know?Have you ever used instructions before?What have you used instructions for? Today we will be exploring a lot of different examples of instructions!We need … Continue reading Tuesday 24th November – English

Phonics 24.11.20 Lesson 2

This week in phonics, we are recapping all the sounds we have learned so far. These will include both real and alien words and sounds that are part of ‘sound families’. The focus is reading and being able to segment then blend the sounds to read a word. Please take a look at today’s powerpoint: Useful links: Any work/photos please email year2@selsdonprimary.org With thanks, Ms … Continue reading Phonics 24.11.20 Lesson 2

History – 24/11/20

Hello lovely home learners! For History today, we are putting our research skills to the test and discovering as much about one significant figure as possible. Who are we researching today? Their name is… Nelson Mandela Consider what might make a good research question to type into a search engine? It should: Include the name Nelson Mandela so that we get results specific to them. … Continue reading History – 24/11/20

Monday 23rd November – English

Happy Monday Home Leaners!We are starting a new focus for our writing today!Have a look at these pictures below. What are they showing? Questions:Did they brush their teeth well? Why not? What did they do wrong? Was it in the right order?If you have never done something before how do you know how to do it correctly the first time. What could you use?  INSTRUCTIONS! … Continue reading Monday 23rd November – English

Phonics 23.11.20 Lesson 1

This week in phonics, we are recapping all the sounds we have learned so far. These will include both real and alien words and sounds that are part of ‘sound families’. The focus is reading and being able to segment then blend the sounds to read a word. Please take a look at today’s powerpoint: Useful links: Any work/photos please email year2@selsdonprimary.org With thanks, Ms … Continue reading Phonics 23.11.20 Lesson 1

Dove’s Wicked Week (w/b: 16/11/20)

Super busy week here in Dove class!Have a look at our photos of super learning happening.First set of photos is actually our art from last week! This was the beginning of our Yinka Shonibare inspired book covers. Later in the photos is this week’s designs using wax crayon which is imitating Shonibare’s use of Dutch Wax Print!In phonics we have been practising our split vowel … Continue reading Dove’s Wicked Week (w/b: 16/11/20)