Archive | February, 2016
Homework will be posted on the blog every half term showing you the day it will be discussed with the children and the task. This half term there are a mixture of tasks related to the children’s learning that week or skills that they need to be practising.
Practise writing numbers in words to 100 or beyond.
e.g. 6 six 17 seventeen 24 twenty four 156 one hundred and fifty six
Extension: Write 3 one digit numbers, 3 two digit numbers and 3 three digit numbers.
Write a sentence from your reading books. Underline any nouns, verbs, adjectives and adverbs. You could colour code them for example: Nouns-red, verbs- green, adjectives-blue and adverbs-yellow.
Floppy swam quickly in the rough sea to save his friends.
Count in steps of 2, 5, 10 and 3
Write some multiplication and division number sentences and show your working out. Here are some examples:
2 x 5 = 3×3= 4×10= 5×5= 8×2=
12 ÷ 3 = 15 ÷ 5 = 50 ÷ 10 = 24 ÷ 2= 10÷2=
You could show your working by drawing arrays or a number line.
Write a number of different types of sentences:
A command – Put your coat on. (The verb is found at the beginning of the sentence.)
A statement – An elephant has a trunk and tusks. (Facts and information)
A question – What does a Macaw eat? (Starts with a question word)
An exclamation – That’s hot! (To emphasise an emotion)
Work on Year 2 spelling patterns. Root words ending with the suffixes: ly, ness, less, ment, ful
e.g. quick – quickly still – stillness home – homeless content – contentment care – careful
Practise adding and taking away 2 digit numbers e.g. 24 + 17 = 28- 15=
Please bring the homework books back on Tuesday 22nd March 2016 to be marked.
Dates for your Diary
- 18 Feb 2019 - Half Term Begins
- 15 Mar 2019 - Phase 2 & 3 Film Night
- 27 Mar 2019 - Year Five Concert
- 28 Mar 2019 - Year Four Concert
- 29 Mar 2019 - Phase 1 Disco
- 05 Apr 2019 - End of Term