Year 2 home learning

Please follow the link below to our new Year 2 home learning website to help with your home learning. Keep checking it, as we’ll be adding to it regularly! We will have daily tasks, competitions and lots of support for parents and carers during the week. We will also be adding some galleries to show your work from home.

 Year 2 home learning website

The Year 2 staff also have an email address so that you can contact us and we can contact you.

Please make contact with us at year2@ravensmead.staffs.sch.uk (during school hours 8.50am-3.15pm) so that we have your email address too. We will use this to send you information, support and login details for the many apps and websites that we have promoted.

We would love to hear about your home learning so please use this email address to send us copies of your work, photos, videos, etc. we’d love to see them!

We are here for you and your family, so if you need us don’t hesitate to contact us.

 

 

stay-safe-onlineGeneric learning websites:

www.twinkl.co.uk/resources/parents To create a free account which provides resources for all subjects, use the login : UKTWINKLHELPS

www.tts-group.co.uk/home+learning+activities.html

www.natgeokids.com/uk/teacher-category/primary-resources/

classroomsecrets.co.uk/free-home-learning-packs

www.teachingpacks.co.uk/50-youtube-channels-for-home-learning

https://kids.classroomsecrets.co.uk/

www.oxfordowl.co.uk Free resources to support learning at home including a free ebook library.

 

English

www.phonicsplay.co.uk Sign in using the log in details on the homepage to access free games and resources to practise and improve phonics knowledge.

www.spellingframe.co.uk Access games and activities to help learn the Year 2 spellings.

fizzyfunnyfuzzy.com Poetry

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers/ks1-english-collection/zjsghbk Active learning related to English topics.

www.wordsforlife.org.uk/5-7 Fun activities to help children develop their reading and phonics skills.

www.literacyshed.com/the-ks1-shed.html Visual resources to provide a writing stimulus.

www.pobble365.com/ Writing stimulus

https://www.vooks.com/teacher-appreciation Follow this link to receive a year’s free subscription to a wealth of online animated stories.

https://readingeggs.co.uk/ Register for a free 30 day trial to help children with their phonics and reading.

Recommended reads for Y2

 

Maths

White Rose Maths offer a fantastic home learning package. Each lesson has a video that explains the learning, then there is a supporting task with answers. The link is below:

Year 2 White Rose

Third Space Lots of home learning packs including parents guides and ‘How to’ documents.

www.khanacademy.org Exercises, quizzes, and tests to practise and master skills, as well as instructional videos to help learn or review material.

play.prodigygame.com Create a free account to play a game using your own avatar.

www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/daily10 Practise mental maths skills with 10 questions focussed on a particular area of your choice (Level 1 and 2 recommended for Year 2 children).

www.ttrockstars.com (Log ins have now been generated, each child has their own individual account so please email your year group teacher to get yours, we currently have a 60 day free trial.)

whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/ Worksheets related to fractions.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers/ks1-maths-collection/z6v4scw Active learning

garethmetcalfe.wordpress.com/ Games and videos to aid maths home learning published regularly.

www.topmarks.co.uk/Search.aspx?q=telling+time Practise telling the time using this range of games.

 

Science

www.britishscienceweek.org/plan-your-activities/activity-packs/ A resource pack containing a range of scientific activities.

https://explorify.wellcome.ac.uk/ Create a free account to access Science resources.

 

Computing

www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zf2f9j6/articles/z3c6tfr Learn to touch type.

www.typingclub.com/ Learn to touch type.

 

Mindfulness and Keeping Active

www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga Yoga, mindfulness and relaxation designed specifically for children.

Joe Wicks kids workouts to do at home

Jump Start Jonny

Go Noodle  Hundreds of ‘Brainercise’, dancing, strength and mindfulness videos

CBBC Newsround Keeping children up to date with the world around them.

 

Learn a new language

www.duolingo.com

 

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