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Week 2- Remote Learning

Please find below the remote learning tasks for the week commencing Monday 1st March 2021.

Week 1- Wonderful Work

Take a look at our wonderful work from this week!

Star Scientist of the Week
Our star scientist for this week is Adam for continuously engaging with the learning and completing the science tasks to a great standard. Well done, Adam!

Wonderful Writer of the Week
This week, we have chosen Muinat as our wonderful writer  for presenting her work neatly and using cursive handwriting ensuring her letters are of relative size. Well done, Muinat!


 
Jack and the Beanstalk- Text Map

Our model text this half-term is Jack and the Beanstalk. Please learn it using the text map below.

Spring 2 - Week 1 Remote Learning Tasks

Please find the remote learning tasks for the week commencing Monday 22nd February 2021, linked below.

Spelling Menu
Week 6- Remote Learning Tasks

Please find attached the remote learning tasks for the week commencing 8th February 2021. Please note, there will not be any remote learning tasks for Friday 12th February as this is a staff training day.

Thursday 11th February 2021- Music Lesson

Join Mrs Rivers for today's music lesson.

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Story time

Join Mrs Lee for a story time on The Tiger Child.

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Week 5- Wonderful Work
Tigers- Model Text

Take a look at some of the Year 2 children re-enacting the model text.

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Week 5 - Home Learning Tasks

Please find linked the home learning tasks for the week commencing 1st February 2021.

Year 2's character descriptions

Take a look at the fantastic character descriptions Year 2 children have created and written about independently in Literacy. Super work!

Week 4 - Wonderful Work
Friday 29th January 2021- Home Learning Tasks
Thursday 28th January 2021- Home Learning Tasks
Wednesday 27th January 2021- Home Learning Tasks
Tuesday 26th January 2021- Home Learning Tasks
Year 2's Animal Puppets

Look at our amazing animal puppets that we have made in DT lessons.

Hello Year 2,

Happy Friday! :) Thank you all for working so hard as we come to the end of Week 3. Your work has been fantastic to see and that is why we have shared some of the amazing work from this week, down below. Take a look!

If you have any questions or would like to send work in, please email year2@quarrymountprimary.org.uk. 

Stay safe and have a good weekend,

Miss Leena and Mrs Lee
Friday 22nd January 2021- Home Learning Tasks

Spellings-
Ask some one to test you on your spelling words and send the results in to us. 
Reading-
Log in to Oxford Reading Buddy and quiz yourself on the book you have read this week.
    Literacy-
Adverbs: Watch this video https://vimeo.com/503009955 and complete the sentences on your group's worksheet by using appropirate adverbs. 
Maths-
Log in to Timestables Rockstars and test yourself on the 2,3,5 and 10 times tables. 

Miss Leena's Maths Intervention Group: Watch this video first https://vimeo.com/503015224/5ece9db1d3 . Using the maths intervention powerpoint on inverses, complete the tasks at the end of it.

DT-
Watch this video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ayFG5Ow4wXI and make your own animal puppet. 
Week 3- Year 2's Wonderful Work

Take a look at our remote learning tasks from this week.

Hello Year 2,

Here are your home learning tasks for tomorrow (Thursday), you can find the documents linked below. They can also be accessed on Teams and via email. 

Please get in touch with us at year2@quarrymountprimary.org.uk if you need any support. 

Thank you,

Miss Leena and Mrs Lee 
Thursday 21st January 2021- Home Learning Tasks 
 

Miss Leena’s phonics intervention group-

Watch the video for the ‘igh’ sound and then complete the nonsense or real words worksheet. Use the PhonicsPlay website https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/ to play interactive phonics games.

Reading-

Complete the ‘Tigers’ reading comprehension sheet.

Literacy-

Watch this video https://vimeo.com/502575763 and write the second page of your innovate task for Shere Khan.

Strawberries group: Complete Shere Khan worksheet attached below.

Maths-

Watch yesterday’s video again https://vimeo.com/501719137/8e60acd82a and complete Task E.

 

 Science-

Watch this video https://vimeo.com/502311374/0a871b205a?utm_source=email&utm_medium=vimeo-cliptranscode-201504&utm_campaign=29220 and complete the worksheet ‘Human Growth Timeline’.

Good afternoon Year 2,

Here are your home learning tasks for Wednesday 20th January 2021. Please complete intervention activities only if you are in Miss Leena's intervention groups. 

You can uplaod work onto Teams or send in via email at year2@quarrymountprimary.org.uk. If you would like to request paper copies of the remote learning tasks which can be collected from school, please email us. 

Thank you,

Miss Leena and Mrs Lee 

Wednesday 20th January 2021- Home Learning Tasks 

Spellings-
Use the spelling menu to practice writing your group's spellings.

Reading-
Look at the picture of the bears and complete the I see, I wonder task.

Literacy-
Guided write: Please watch the video for your Literacy group and then write the first page of your character description for Shere Khan. Make sure you are watching the video and completing the worksheet for your group only. 


Strawberries group: Watch this video first https://vimeo.com/502102056 and then complete your task.


Bananas/Oranges/Apples: Watch this video first https://vimeo.com/502118125 and then complete your task. 
 

     Maths-
Missing numbers in addition: Watch this video first https://vimeo.com/501719137/8e60acd82a  and then complete Task C and D.

Miss Leena’s maths intervention group-
Subtracting from a 2-digit number: Watch this video  https://vimeo.com/502162536   and complete the questions at the end of it.

 

Geography-
Physical and Human features:
Read the Powerpoint presentation ‘Human and Physical geographical features’. Using the worksheet, think about the features of Woodhouse and Roundhay Park by ticking/crossing each feature they have. Then sort the features (hill, tree, lake etc) into the correct column, human or physical.  


 

Good afternoon Year 2,

Your home learning tasks for Tuesday 19th January 2021 are linked below. If you have any queries, please email year2@quarrymountprimary.org.uk. All home learning tasks are available on the school website, on email and Teams.


Interventions
From this week, we will be starting our Maths intervention sessions so if you are in Miss Leena’s maths intervention group, you will have an additional activity to complete on Wednesdays and Fridays. This is to support and strengthen your ongoing Maths learning.


Phonics interventions will continue on Tuesdays and Thursdays for Miss Leena’s phonics and spellings group.

Reading
It is important that daily reading takes place and although you may not have a school reading book at home, you can access all the books on Oxford Reading Buddy. You can also quiz yourself on there after completing a book. Reading can be a short 10-minute session where an adult or older sibling listens to you read and you discuss what is happening in the text.

 If you are unsure of login details, please contact us and we can provide you with these.  
 

     This symbol means that piece of work must be sent in.

 

Thank you,

Miss Leena and Mrs Lee

 

Tuesday 19th January 2021- Home Learning Tasks

Spellings-

Miss Horigan’s group: Practice writing your spellings in cursive handwriting. Remember to use flicks and how to set long/tall letters.


Miss Leena’s group: Practice writing your 'pr/sc' spelling words in cursive handwriting and then complete phonics intevention.
Phonics intervention activity- ‘ear’ sound, watch the video and complete the task.

    Reading-
‘Like it or lump it’- Watch this video first https://vimeo.com/501702694  and complete the task.

Literacy-
Innovate: Watch this video https://vimeo.com/501755423

Think of noun phrases to describe Shere Khan and then use them to write sentences. Only complete your group’s worksheet.

Maths-
Watch yesterday’s video about inverse calculations again and complete Task D and E.


Art-
Watch this video first https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PQl0em2JKLI . Practice shading using your pencil, the harder you press on your pencil the darker the shade will be. Complete the activity linked below.

Hello Year 2,

Your home learning tasks for Monday 18th January are linked below. They will also be emailed to you and accessible on Teams.

If you have any queries, please email in at year2@quarrymountprimary.org.uk. 

We hope you are all keeping well.

Miss Leena and Mrs Lee

Monday 18th January 2021- Home learning tasks
Spelling- 
    Miss Leena's spelling group

      'pr/sc' words
 
             Miss Horigan's spelling group

Adding -ing, -ed, -er, -est and -y to words ending in -e with a consonant before it 
 
print
prize
problem
prom
prince
school
scary
scab
scoop
scone
hiking
hiked
hiker
nicer
nicest
shiny
being
shining
scary
scaring

These are your new spelling words, please use the documents below to learn the rules for these words and only practice your group's spelling words. 

Reading-
Log into your Oxford Reading Buddy account and choose a book to read from your coloured reading band. Ask an adult or sibling to listen to you read.

Literacy-
Using conjunctions: Watch this video https://youtu.be/md8rhn4BDe0 and then complete the sentences from the model text, using subordinating conjunctions. Please make sure you are completing only your group's worksheet.

Maths-
  To check calculations using inverse operations: Watch this video first  https://screencast-o-matic.com/watch/crVooN9nLg            and then complete Task C. 

Music-
Watch Mrs Rivers video and sing along with her. 
Music- Monday 18th January 2021

Watch the video and sing along with Mrs Rivers.

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Happy Friday Year 2!

Your home learning tasks are linked below, please continue to send in your work via email and Teams. Home learning tasks can be accessed on both of these platforms as well as the school website. Emails can be sent to year2@quarrymountprimary.org.uk. 

Thank you for working hard this week and staying in touch, we miss you all. :) 

Stay safe and well,

Miss Leena and Mrs Lee

Friday 15th January 2021- Home Learning Tasks
Spelling-
Ask someone to test you on your group's spelling words that you have been practising this week and send in your results. 
           Reading-
Watch this video and complete the reading task.    https://vimeo.com/500511926 
Literacy:
Watch this video and complete your group's task. https://vimeo.com/500461072 
Maths-
Mental maths test- Ask someone to time you for 1 minute and see how many questions you can answer correctly about doubles/number bonds to 10.

DT-
You will be making a puppet using materials you have at home. Complete the plan for your puppet by including the things you will need to make your puppet and drawing its design. 

Good afternoon Year 2,


Here are your home learning tasks for Thursday. Please note Miss Horigan’s spelling group will be doing handwriting practice and Miss Leena’s spelling group will be completing a phonics intervention activity.


All tasks will be linked below and can be accessed via Teams and on email. Please email any questions you may have to year2@quarrymountprimary.org.uk .


Thank you,

Miss Leena and Mrs Lee


Thursday 14th January 2021- Home Learning Tasks

Spellings-
Miss Horigan’s group: First watch this video https://vimeo.com/500020100 . Now write sentences using your spelling words (-ing words) in cursive handwriting, make sure you are not joining capital letters with the letter after them.


Miss Leena’s group: Phonics intervention activity- Watch the video for the ‘ure’ sound 'ure' Words | Phonics Phase 3 | Segmenting & Blending - YouTube and complete the ‘Real and nonsense words’ activity.


Reading-
Log on to Oxford Reading Buddy and take a quiz on your coloured band book that you read on Tuesday.

  Literacy-  
Describing the character Kaa- Watch this video https://vimeo.com/498937765  and then complete your group’s task.

Maths-
Watch the video again from yesterday https://vimeo.com/499563435 and complete Tasks D and E.


RE-
Read through the RE powerpoint ‘What did Jesus teach and how did he live’ then complete the activity.

 

Good afternoon Year 2,

Here are your home learning tasks for tomorrow (Wednesday). All tasks will be linked below and can be accessed via Teams and email. We encourage you to upload work onto Teams.

 
    This symbol means that a particular piece of work must be sent in for feedback.
 


Please email us at year2@quarrymountprimary.org.uk should you need any support or if you have any questions.


Thank you for the work that has been sent in so far, we have really enjoyed looking at it!


We hope you are all keeping safe and well,

Miss Leena and Mrs Lee

 

Wednesday 13th January 2021- Home Learning Tasks

Spellings-
Choose a method from the spelling menu linked below and practice your group’s spelling words in cursive handwriting.

Reading-
Watch this video https://vimeo.com/499615790 on the text ‘Pythons’ and read along with Miss Leena. Then use your ERI (explain, retrieve, infer) skills to answer the questions. Make sure you are only reading/answering the correct text for your reading group.

Literacy-
Write up the final page of the model text on your group’s worksheet. Please make sure you are writing in cursive, with flicks at the beginning/end of letters.

Maths-
2-digit subtract 2-digit: Watch this video https://vimeo.com/499563435 and then complete Task C.  

 

Geography-
Compass points: Watch this video https://vimeo.com/499590226 and then complete the compass worksheet.

PE-
Follow the ‘Banana Banana Meatball’ dance https://youtu.be/BQ9q4U2P3ig

Tuesday 12th January 2021- Home Learning Tasks

 

Hello Year 2,

Here are your home learning tasks for tomorrow (Tuesday), they are all linked below. They can also be accessed on Teams and via email.  

We will be focusing a lot on cursive handwriting so please make sure you watch the video linked below and practise cursive writing in all your work.

Please send work and any queries to year2@quarrymountprimary.org.uk.

Stay safe and well,

Miss Leena and Mrs Lee

 

Spelling-
Miss Horigan’s group- Watch this handwriting video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T387KRQLLwY . Practice writing your spelling words in cursive handwriting, ensure you have the flicks at the beginning and end of letters.


Miss Leena’s group-  watch this video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uZHKK9jnfFQ and then complete the phonics intervention activity on the trigraph ‘air’. 

Reading-
Log into your Oxford Reading Buddy account and choose a book from your colour band. Read your book to an adult. If you are unsure of your reading colour band, please email us.

Literacy-
You will be writing up the first 2 pages of the model text, watch the model text video again if you need to. Please only use your group’s worksheet (strawberries/bananas/oranges/apples) .       

Maths-
Watch this video again https://vimeo.com/498297945/f0904ea406 and complete Task D and E.


Art-
Think of the different jungle animals that you know, look at pictures of them and then complete the cold task.
Cold task- create an observational drawing of a jungle animal.

The Jungle Book - Storytime

Listen to The Jungle Book being read by Miss Leena, the story has been split into 2 parts.

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Good afternoon Year 2,

Thank you all for working hard this week and sending in your lovely work. We are proud of you and hope that you will continue to work as hard as you have done.

Here are the home learning tasks for Monday 11th January 2021, they are linked below. They will also be sent to you via email and uploaded onto Teams. If you see this symbol next to a piece of work, you must send it in for feedback. 


Please find attached the guide for how to access Microsoft Teams which you received on paper along with your child’s username and password. Please have a go at following the instructions and logging on if you have not already done so. It is important that you know how to use Microsoft Teams as we will be starting to use it to do more teaching as the half term carries on. If you are having any problems then please email us or phone the school office.


 You can email work to us or send any questions you may have to year2@quarrymountprimary.org.uk.


We miss you all and hope you have a lovely weekend. 😊


Miss Leena and Mrs Lee

 

Monday 11th January 2021- Home Learning Tasks

Spelling-
The new spellings for your group are linked below. You will find a document explaining the sounds for Miss Leena’s spelling group and a Powerpoint presentation explaining the rule for Miss Horigan’s spelling group.
Please ensure you are practising only your group’s spellings!

Reading-
I see I wonder- Look at the picture in the reading task and read the text. What can you see? What do you think is happening? What do you wonder about it? Write 3 things in each I see/I think/I wonder column and answer the questions after that.

Literacy-
Watch the Kaa model text video again from Friday and continue learning it. Ensure that you are saying the words of the text (memorising it) as well as doing actions for it. Don’t forget to record your performance and send it into us.

Maths-
You will be learning to solve addition word problems. Watch this video https://vimeo.com/498297945/f0904ea406 first and then complete Task C.

 

ICT-  Go on a bug hunt in your garden! See activity sheet. 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Hello Year 2,

Here are your home learning tasks for tomorrow (Friday).

 
Friday 8th January 2021- Home Learning Tasks

Spelling-
Ask someone to test you on the spelling words (your spelling group's) that you have been practising this week.
Reading-
Complete the 60-second reading tasks for your group. (Elmers/Caterpillars/Aliens/Witches/Rainbowfish/Dragons)
Literacy-
Learn the new model text Kaa, which is linked below. First, watch this video carefully  https://vimeo.com/497781590 . Think of some actions to go along with the text and practice performing it. Please record your performances and send them in as we would like to see them. :) 
Maths-
Log on to Numbots  and complete the activities on there. 

Music-
Listen to the instruments being played in the video. Can you identify them?

All the home learning tasks are linked below. 

Please send all work and queries to year2@quarrymountprimary.org.uk. 

Stay indoors and stay safe. 

Miss Leena and Mrs Lee

 
Kaa model text

Practice learning the model text 'Kaa' by watching this video first to help you. https://vimeo.com/497781590

Good afternoon Year 2!

We hope you are all keeping well and safe. We miss you lots!

Thank you for  sending in all the fantastic work that you have been doing, we are proud of you. :)  Please continue to email  your brilliant work and activities to year2@quarrymountprimary.org.uk. It's lovely to see how hard you have been working and what amazing things you have done. 

Home learning tasks can be accessed on the school website, on Teams and sent to your provided email address. 
               
   
  
You will now see this symbol each day in one of the set tasks. We will identify a piece of work each day which needs to be returned for marking using this symbol. You must return these pieces by photographing them and emailing them to us or uploading them to Microsoft Teams.                                       
Please send your work to year2@quarrymountprimary.org.uk. 

Please don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions about the home learning or need support. 

Below you will find the tasks for Thursday's home learning. All task documents, Powerpoint presentations and media will be linked below. 

Stay indoors, stay safe and keep in touch. :)

Miss Leena and Mrs Lee 

Thursday 7th January 2021- Home Learning Tasks

Spelling- 
Practice your spelling words using different techniques or games eg. hangman/rainbow write etc. Ensure you use the correct spelling words for your group. 
Reading-
Read the story of The Jungle Book again using the Jungle Book powerpoint from yesterday. Discuss your favourite words and phrases and write them in the word bank. If you are unsure of any of the words/phrases, please do get in touch with us and we can help.
Literacy-
This half term in Literacy our model text is 'Kaa' from The Jungle Book and our objective is to write a character description. Today you will be completing the Hook task where you will make a jungle animal of your choice using materials from home. There are some examples in the document linked below. 
Maths-
Generalising arithmetic- In this lesson, you will be recapping on adding two 2-digit numbers. Please watch this video first which explains how you can find the answer to addition number sentences by drawing Base 10. https://vimeo.com/497469949  The powerpoint presentation from this video will also be linked below for you to use. After watching the video, complete task C and then tasks D and E after that. 


  Send in your completed Task C so it can be marked and feedback can be given. You can do this by taking a photo and emailing it to year2@quarrymountprimary.org.uk. 

Science-
This half-term in Science, you will be learning about animals including humans. Using the powerpoint presentation 'Animal Babies', complete the worksheet by drawing how an animal looks when it is a baby and when it is an adult. Describe how it changes as it grows. 
PHSE-
You will be learning about keeping safe and managing risks indoors and outdoors. Complete your cold task by writing rules on how to keep safe indoors and outdoors. 


Remember to email your work to us! 

Stay safe and well,

Miss Leena and Mrs Lee




 
Wednesday 6th January 2021 - Home learning tasks

Hello everyone, 
Due to government guidance, we will be learning at home for the next few weeks. We will be sharing activities on the website, via email and via your Teams account each day for you to do at home. We will be continuing with the learning we have started in class so it is important that you try your best to do what you can at home. 

Wednesday's timetable:

Spelling- 

Practice writing your new spelling words/using new spelling words in sentences. Make sure you use the correct spellings for your group. 
Reading-
Use the powerpoint presentation, read 'The Jungle Book' story with an adult. Write down your favourite part from the story on the worksheet and draw a picture of it.
Literacy-
Cold task: Think of familiar stories which have a wolf character in them. What kind of character is the wolf? Write a description of the wolf using the picture to help you. 
Maths-
Go on Times Table Rockstars to practice your times tables. See if you can ask someone to test you on the 2,3,5 and 10 times tables.  


PE-
Follow and join along with Joe Wicks on https://youtu.be/UFKf4X0pyKs  . 

You will find the tasks on the links below. 

Please contact us on Year2@quarrymountprimary.org.uk to ask questions, keep in touch and share work. 

Please make sure you stay at home and stay safe!

See you all soon!

Miss Leena and Mrs Lee 




 
Advice for reading at home
 

Your child will have been sent their home reading book home. This book is colour coded according to their reading level. If you would like to access more books you can do so online at  https://www.oxfordreadingbuddy.com/uk

When you log in, the books you can access are colour coded according to children's reading levels. Please check the colour of your child's home reading book, this will correspond with a number on the Oxford Reading Buddy website. If you are unsure of your child's reading level, please email me – Year2@quarrymountprimary.org.uk
 

Yellow

Oxford level 3

Blue

Oxford level 4

Green

Oxford level 5

Orange

Oxford level 6

Turquoise

Oxford level 7

Purple

Oxford level 8

Gold

Oxford level 9

White

Oxford level 10



I hope this helps you to continue enjoying reading whilst children are not able to access the resources in school. Thank you for your support.