St Wilfrid's RC Primary School

Care, Learn, Respect.

Year 2 - Mr Bell, Mrs Bayley and Mrs Stanley

English

The pack of work that has been sent home, is for children who would like to do more than the daily piece of work that is uploaded on Padlet.

Oxford Reading Tree Books - Sign up for free and continue reading school books.  Your should be able to search for books that the correct colour band - children should know their colour band they were reading. 

You can now access all home learning for English, Maths and RE for Year 2 on Padlet

Easter Holidays (10/4/20~19/4/20)

RE/English   Thursday 09/04/20 - Holy Week

LC:  Retell the story of Easter.
Watch the video of The Story of Easter

Then read the PowerPoint with the story of Easter below.

Finally retell the story in your own words.  Remember to check your sentences and use neat handwriting.

RE/English   Wednesday 08/04/20 - Holy Week

LC:  Retell the story of The Last Supper.
Watch the video of The Last Supper

Then read the PowerPoint with the story of The Last Supper below.

Finally retell the story in your own words.  Remember to check your sentences and use neat handwriting.

RE/English   Tuesday 07/04/20 - Holy Week

LC:  Answer Questions on The Last Supper.
Watch the video of The Last Supper

Then read the PowerPoint with the story of The Last Supper below.

Finally answer questions below about The Last Supper.

RE/English   Monday 06/04/20 - Holy Week

LC:  Understand the offertory at Mass.
Watch the video of a Catholic Mass

Then Answer questions below about giving gifts.

Friday 03/04/20 - Fantasy Stories

LC:  Draw a Dragon then Describe it.

Listen to the story of the George and the Dragon by clicking on this link.

Follow instructions to draw a dragon from Thursday.
Read the extract from George and the Dragon and example sentences of a dragon.  Then write a description of your dragon you drew.
Write elaborated sentences to describe their wonderful picture of a dragon. Try to use similes.

Thursday 02/04/20 - Fantasy Stories

LC:  Draw a Dragon and write Similes.

Listen to the story of the George and the Dragon by clicking on this link.

Use instructions below to draw a dragon.

Thursday 02/04/20 - Fantasy Stories

LC:  Write Similes.

Similes compare something with something else.  eg He was braver than a knight.
Use similes to describe your dragon. 
eg It was as scaly as....
The dragon's wings were as wide as.....

It was dangerous like ........

Wednesday 01/04/20

LC:  Grammar Hammer

Complete the Grammar Hammer in your Literacy books.  I will give answers tomorrow.

Tuesday 31/03/20 - Fantasy Stories

LC:  Describe settings for a Dragon.

Listen to the story of the Dragon Machine by clicking on this link.

Also watch the video The Dragon from the Hobbit.

Then Write sentences (A good hiding place for a dragon is...) about settings where a dragon could be.  Is it a cave?  What does it look like, smell like?

Monday 30/03/20 - Fantasy Stories

LC:  Answer questions on a text.

Listen to the story of the Dragon Machine by clicking on this link.

Answer questions in your book.

1     What is the story about?

2     Who is the main character?

3     Do you want to read this story? Why?

4.    How does the front cover engage?

 

Friday 27/03/20

LC:  Write a Dream Sequence.

Read Story Chickens Bad Dream.  Then think of dreams you have had and one that you can write about.  Write your dream sequence.  Remember to use the features of recounts such as past tense, time connectives, chronological order (as much is possible with some dreams!), 1st person, conjunctions to expand some sentences,

Example. I thought I  was falling to the ground but I ended up in a rollercoaster. I zoomed around until I flew into a tunnel. When I came out the other side I was in a land full of fairy-tale creatures.

(Below story is template to help)

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