Welcome back to all Year 2 students. I hope everyone had a lovely Easter.
This week we have been covering:
Grammar: full stops, capital letters, exclamation marks, question marks
Writing: fantasy stories
Vocabulary: beginning, middle, end, problem, resolution, character, setting, fantasy, past tense verbs, adjectives
What you can do to help: have a look at the video in the link below, discuss the story of Gorilla (by Anthony Browne)
Recognising Place value in 2 digit numbers
Adding and subtracting using 10 (10, 11, 12, 21, 22, 31, 32)
Vocabulary: multiples of ten, add, more, plus, subtract, minus, take away, less, hundred square
What you can do to help: print the hundred square below and practise adding and subtracting numbers (e.g. 34 + 32 = can be done by adding 30 and then adding 2, moving down three rows on the hundred square and then moving two squares to the right).
Vocabulary: trade, need, want, countries, map, explore, goods, exchange
What you can do to help: look at the packaging on items that you buy and try to identify their country of origin,