Welcome to the second half of the summer term - I hope that you all enjoyed the sunshine over half term.
This week all of your activities are based upon the book ‘The Tale of Peter Rabbit’ by Beatrix Potter which was first published in 1902. I absolutely loved the Beatrix Potter stories when I was your age and this was one of my favourites.
There is a whole website all about Peter Rabbit, you can find it here:
Times Tables and Number Fluency
Please allow your child time to access Numbots and TTrockstars. Their log in details for this can be found in the cover of their school diaries. Please contact the school office should you require this information.
Weekly Maths Lessons
Here are resources for this week's Maths lessons - this week there are some activities to do with telling the time.
Begin by having a look at the videos and completing the activties on the BBC Bitesize website:
Here's a PowerPoint and poster to help you with telling the time:
Here are some activities for you to try:
Please continue to listen to your child read their school reading book or any other books that you may have at home. You can also use the Oxford Owl website to find books to read in the Free eBook Library section:
Newsround has a good variety of news articles that the children enjoy reading, but please check their suitability first.
CBBC Newsround: https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround
Please continue to work on the Year 2 High Frequency and Common Exception Words. Ask your child about the methods we use in school to help them to learn spellings: boxing up, adding a picture, writing in a sentence etc.
Roll and Read Game:
Here's another Roll and Read game for the children to play, this time on the 'ou' as in 'out' sound.
This weeks project - Peter Rabbit
Begin by reading the e-book 'The Tale of Peter Rabbit'
You can find some rabbit facts and activities on this website:
Ask your child to read the extract of text and answer the questions on their own. Then ask them to read the text out loud and discuss the answers that they have given. Encourage them to go back to the text to find and copy the answers where possible rather than guessing or using memory.
Here are two for you to try:
Did you know that a rabbit's front teeth never stop growing? They need to have lots of things to nibble on to keep their front teeth the right size!
This week for Sciecne I thought that you could learn about keeping your teeth clean and your mouth healthy. There are lots of resources on the following website:
Here is a recipe for lettuce wraps for you to try: