Class Teacher: Mrs Dyos

Teaching Assistants: Mr Maguire & Mrs Alencar





Welcome to our class page! Here you will be able to see the things that your children are up to at school. You will also be able to find important dates and information.

Hello! I hope you have all had a nice week. I  spoke to some of you and your grown ups last week and it was lovely to hear from you. I know that you are all trying your best and that makes us so happy. I have passed on your comments to Mr Maguire and we both miss you all so much. 

I will be back in contact again this week so if you have any queries or concerns please let me know. Alternatively use the email address and I will be able to answer your questions that way also.  

2d@blesseddominic.barnet.sch.uk​

Looking forward to seeing you all soon :). Stay safe and be good for your grown ups. Enjoy the week and remember to just try your best.  

Mrs Dyos, Mr Maguire and Mrs Alencar. 

 

As next week ought to be half term, there will be no work set.  Please keep reading and completing some of your workbooks from your packs if you’d like to! Wishing you a restful week.



***Home Learning***

Please try to follow the timings on the timetables which you will find on the front of your home learning packs.  You will also notice a small, circular, coloured sticker on the front of the home learning packs. This links to the tasks set.  Your child will complete the task of the colour shown on their pack.  All work is to be completed in the A4 purple exercise books in your packs. Your date and Learning Objective needs to at the top of your page as usual.

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Image result for image of prayer

As we are unable to come together as a community to pray during this time, Ten Ten have released some resources to enable us to pray and reflect at home. Click on the link below for more information.

https://www.tentenresources.co.uk/primary-subscription/prayers-for-home/sunday-liturgy-for-families/

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As it is now the month of May, we give thanks to Mary our Mother during this month. This is a Hail Mary Song. Try to join in with the actions.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PglEF7mTf2E


Monday 18th May 2020

Spellings: These spellings use the possessive apostrophe. 

Megan’s

Ravi’s

the girl’s

the child’s

the man’s

the woman’s

the school’s

a dog’s

a teacher’s

a postman’s

English

L.O To use the possessive apostrophe.

English slides

Green group English

Yellow group English

Red group English

 

 

 

Maths

L.O To learn the 2 times-table.

Mon maths slides

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers/ks1-maths-the-2-times-table-with-bridget-the-lioness/zrrx92p

Green group maths

Yellow group maths

Red group maths

Reasoning

R.E

Prayer for the end of the virus

Almighty and merciful Father, who show your love to all your creation.

We come before you asking for a quick control of the Coronavirus currently ravaging our world.

Hear graciously the prayers we make for those affected by the virus in various parts of the world.

Grant healing to the sick, eternal life to the dead and consolation to the bereaved families.

We pray that an effective medicine to combat the sickness be speedily found.

We pray for the relevant governments and health authorities that they take appropriate steps for the good of the people.

Look upon us in your mercy and forgive us our failings. Amen.

L.O :To learn about a good action Pope Francis has performed. 

Mon RE slides

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KOgF2Kgel6k

Information can be found here.

https://cafod.org.uk/search?basicsearch%5Bterm%5D=Laudato+Si

Poster

Task – Draw a picture of a postcard into your book.

Postcard

Write a postcard to Pope Francis explaining the ways you live wisely, think deeply and love generously. Address your postcard: His holiness Pope Francis, Apostolic Palace, Vatican City. 


Tuesday 18th May 2020

English

LO: To use the possessive apostrophe.

English slides

Green group English

Yellow group English

Red group English

Maths

L.O To learn the 5 times-tables.

 

Tue maths slides

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers/ks1-maths-the-5-times-table/zhbm47h

Green group maths

Green group 5 times tables

Yellow group maths

Red group maths

Reasoning

Complete pages 50-51 of Power Maths.

Spanish 

L.O To learn names of animals in Spanish including plurals.

Recap on previous learning of these words.

Los animals ( animals )

Vocabulary:

Un gato ( a cat), Un perro ( a dog), Un pez ( a fish), Un oso ( a bear), Un pájaro ( a bird), 

Un pato ( a duck), Un caballo ( a horse), Una rana ( a frog) Una oveja ( a sheep)

Spanish task Draw the animals in your book. Remember to write the words in Spanish. 

 

P.E

These websites are free to access.

https://www.youthsporttrust.org/sites/default/files/Space%20Adventure.pdf

https://www.thebodycoach.com/blog/pe-with-joe-1254.html

 

 

PSHE

LO: I can identify how they are going to make a positive difference in their family, school and the local community.

Think about some of the things you could do to make a positive difference.  You can print and complete the sheet or complete in your book.

PSHE and Citizenship Y2 Respecting Rights-Making a Difference-Home-Learning-Activity Sheet-Black and White

 


Wednesday 20th May  2020

English

LO: To use the apostrophe for contraction.  

Wed English slides

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5xE-vw2ctqo&t=9s

Green group English

Yellow group.

Red group English

Red group task – write the contracted word in your book. Write a paragraph of writing using as many of the contracted words as you can.

Maths 

L.O To learn the 10 times-tables.

Wed maths slides

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers/ks1-maths-the-10-times-table-with-webster-the-spider/zm32cqt

Green group maths

Yellow group maths

Red group maths

Reasoning

 

Science 

L.O: To make a diet and exercise plan. 

Wed Science slides

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/clips/zgtr82p

Task – make an ideal day’s food and activity for the people on the slide. Make sure you include balanced meals and an exercise plan. You could use this template to show how to set our your work or come up with your own idea.

Daily record

 


Thursday 21st May 2020

English

LO: To use the apostrophe for contraction.

Thurs English slides

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sEGPVtxesjM

Green group English – Match the words with the shortened words. Write 3 sentences using 3 of the shortened words.

Yellow group English

Red group English

Maths

L.O To make equal groups by sharing.

Thurs maths slides

Green group maths

Yellow group maths

Red group maths

Reasoning

Page 56 -57 of Power Maths book.

 

 

RE

L.O: To learn about a good action Pope Francis has performed.

Thurs RE slides

https://cafod.org.uk/Education/Primary-teaching-resources/Zero-Hero

Cards

Task – Design a poster to show the ways we can save God’s world as Pope Francis asks us to do in his letter.

Use the cards to help you decide the things which will help us to make the world better and the things that can damage our world. 

 


Friday 22nd May  2020.

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The Catholic Children’s Society have produced some free meditation resources for families on Youtube. ​

Please find the link below and upload. We hope that you find this useful.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TRnCp9YtJgc

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Spelling – Please test yourself on this weeks spelling!

 

English: To use the possessive apostrophe and the apostrophe for contraction. 

Fri English slides

Green English task   

Write the sentences into your book and add the missing apostrophes.

Yellow English task

Red English task

 

Maths

L.O To solve problems using the 2, 5 & 10 times-tables.

Fri maths slides

Green group maths

Yellow group maths

Red group maths

Reasoning

 

Music

This website is offering free resources for home learning. The children can pick a song/s to learn and sing along to.

https://www.outoftheark.co.uk/

Geography

This half term, our Geography topic is called ‘Journeys’.  We will be learning all about where different food comes from and how it journeys across the world.

L.O To understand that animals are reared in the UK, and used for dairy and meat.

Geography slides

Working on a Live stock farm

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/clips/zs97tfr

Milking video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=MIEQcAHHXcM

Making cheese

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bqa8IpKpw-k

Green group task

Write sentences into your book. Complete the sentences using the word bank.

RSG_Y2U2_W4_Everyday_Life_Farmer

Yellow/Red group task – Write a diary in the life of a dairy farmer. Use the document above to help you with the order of your day.

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Big thankyou to Hannah for helping me with this!

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ART

L.O To sketch an image with detail.

Take a close look at the power point and choose the image you prefer. Sketch carefully the image. Remember to look for the detail in the image and include this in your sketch.

Art

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Times Tables Rock Stars

In Year 2 children will be set homework on Times Tables Rockstar (see link below) Can you make it to ROCK LEGEND?!

To log in please type the name of the school and then use the login that you have been provided.

https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student

Other useful websites

https://www.mathletics.com/uk/

https://readingeggs.co.uk/login1/

https://www.literacyplanet.com/uk/wordmania/

https://www.highfrequencywords.org/

 

Past End of Key Stage Test Papers

Use these previous test papers to help your child prepare for their end of Key Stage Tests in May.

http://satspapers.org/



Year 2 Visit to Windsor Castle 

Year 2 had a wonderful time looking around Windsor castle, looking at all of the different features of a castle and even getting to look at some Armour!



Have a look at what we have been up to !