Mayfield Church Of England Primary School

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Bramblings

School Closure

From Friday 20th March, Mayfield CE Primary will be closed to all but key workers' children.

During the coming weeks we will endeavour to support your children's learning by providing you with activities to complete at home. We will be regularly updating our class pages, so please continue to check back and keep up to date. 

Activities will be set on Purple Mash; logins have been sent home. If you need further support, please contact the school office.

On Purple Mash there is also a blog on which we can all communicate together.

Week Beginning 30th March 2020

Please read the attached letter which will help with your work this week.

Information letter

RE and English

Easter Story Template

Easter Story Power Point

Maths

Easter Maths

Reading

60 Second Reads - A short passage to read with four questions to answer based on the text. Try to do one most days.

A special delivery

An Egg-Citing contest

Crunchy Easter cakes

Happy Easter

Comprehension - Longer passages to read with several questions to answer. There are three levels marked by the number of stars at the bottom of the pages. Julia Donaldson - one star; Jane Hissey and Judith Kerr - two stars; Roald Dahl and Michael Morpurgo - three stars. Try to do one each week.

Easter

Science

 Activities are on Purple Mash this week. 

Free Activities!

Here’s a list of what various celebrities are offering kids for free daily:

9.00am - PE with Joe Wicks https://youtu.be/6v-a_dpwhro
10.00am - Maths with Carol Vorderman www.themathsfactor.com
11.00am - English with David Walliams https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses/
12.00pm - Lunch (cooking with Jamie Oliver) https://www.jamieoliver.com/features/category/get-kids-cooking/
1.00pm - Music with Myleene Klass https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQh2wgJ5tOrixYBn6jFXsXQ
1.30pm - Dance with Darcey Bussel https://twitter.com/diversedancemix/status/1241098264373592065
2.00pm - History with Dan Snow (free for 30-days) https://tv.historyhit.com/signup/package
4.00pm - Home Economics with Theo Michaels (Mon/Wed/Fri) https://www.instagram.com/theocooks

Non-daily events include:
Science with Professor Brian Cox, Robin Ince & Guests https://cosmicshambles.com/stayathome/upcoming-schedule
9.30am Wednesday 25 March - Geography with Steve Backshall https://twitter.com/SteveBackshall/status/1242058846941712385

If you find an activity that others may benefit from, let me know through the class blog on Purple Mash, and I can include it on our class page.

https://www.zyloperformance.co.uk/online

Common Exception Words

These words should all be spelt correctly in written work by the end of Year 2.

Alternative words

These words will provide more interest to written work.

Week beginning 23rd March 2020

English

Writing:-

Traditional Tales - instructions

Writing Paper

 Reading:- Please continue reading as much as possible!

60 Second Reads - A short passage to read with four questions to answer based on the text. Try to do one most days.

Week beginning 23rd March 2020

Super Seeds

Crazy Cacti

Oldest Plant Ever

Superfood Smoothie

Comprehension - Longer passages to read with several questions to answer. There are three levels marked by the number of stars at the bottom of the pages. Julia Donaldson - one star; Jane Hissey and Judith Kerr - two stars; Roald Dahl and Michael Morpurgo - three stars. Try to do one each week.

Week beginning 23rd March 2020

Sunflower Life Cycle

Maths

Time - there are different activities set for each day on Purple Mash. The sheets below accompany each day's learning; one sheet to write the time on and the other to draw the clock hands on. Please also remember to read the time as much as possible each day.

Monday 23rd March      On the hour      On the hour drawing 

Tuesday 24th March      Half past     Half past drawing 

Wednesday 25th March     Quarter past    Quarter past drawing 

                                          5 minute intervals past*     5 minute intervals past drawing*

Thursday 26th March      Quarter to     Quarter to drawing

                                                          5 minute intervals to*    5 minute intervals to drawing*

Friday 27th March        Mixed times    Mixed times drawing 

                                    Mixed times*    Mixed times drawing*

*Please do these only if you have done the work related to these times on Purple Mash. This will not be for everyone.

White Rose are providing daily lessons for home schooling. They will be adding further lessons and activities each week. They have started with fractions which we have covered, but you may feel that you would like to go over some things again. 

White Rose Home Learning Year 2

PE

Why not try Joe Wicks (The Body Coach) daily PE lesson? Live classes will be 30 minutes and run between 9am and 5pm every weekday.

 https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAxW1XT0iEJo0TYlRfn6rYQ

Further Activities

Please remember that you can also access further learning activities using a free trial of Twinkl by logging on to www.twinkl.co.uk/offer and entering the code UKTWINKLHELPS.

Welcome to Year 2 at Mayfield Church of England Primary

Key Indicators

Long Term Overview

Fun and Games

  Bramblings! 

We are now in Year 2

'Shoot for the moon, even if you miss you'll land among the stars.' - Anonymous

 

Class Teacher: Mrs Fiona Moore

Teaching Assistants: Mrs Bernadette Spencer.

 

 

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