Year 2 Home Learning Tasks

Good evening,

We hope you had a great time celebrating VE Day – the photos that you have shared on Seesaw are fantastic. If you have anymore, please send them over!

This week our theme is ‘Under the Sea’. Below we have attached some activities linked to the theme.

Home learning

As always, if you have any questions please contact us on Seesaw and please continue to upload your child’s work on this platform – it is great to see how they’re getting on!

Take care

Miss Pound and Mrs O’Reilly


Year 2 Home Learning Tasks

Go on a 2D/3D shape hunt around your house/garden. Draw the shapes that you find, write their names and label their properties (corners/sides/vertices/edges/faces). Shape poster

Create a tally chart of the shapes that you’ve found, then use this data to create a pictogram or bar chart. Tally Chart PictogramCan you think of some questions to ask us about your bar chart? i.e. Which shape was the most common?  How many more triangles were there than circles? etc.

Retell your favourite story using shadow puppets. Draw the main characters then cut them out. Use your characters to retell the story. Remember to use a clear voice. If possible please record your story and upload it on Seesaw. shadow puppets

Frog Life Cycle. Research a frogs life cycle and create your own using things from your home/garden. Look at this butterfly lifecycle to help you Life Cycle

Year 2 Common Exception Word Search – take a screen shot of this word search then use the editing tool to highlight the answers. Screen shot your finished word search and send it to us via Seesaw. Can you write a sentence using each of the words that you’ve found. CEW Word search 1

Finally, get your brains in gear to complete our favourite part of the school day…Mental Arithmetic. Mental Arithmetic 3.4.20

We look forward to seeing your work on Seesaw.

Mrs O’Reilly

Miss Pound

Year 2 – Seesaw

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Year 2 Tasks

Good afternoon all,

We just wanted to thank you for all of the wonderful, incredibly creative stories that we have been receiving – it is great to see that you are engaging with the tasks in an imaginative way.

Here are some more tasks for you to complete. Please continue to send in everything that you are doing via Seesaw and email.


Where’s Wally: We have written an expanded noun phrase to help you find the first person. Can you find him then write your own so we can identify who you are describing. Where’s Wally

Dragon Inference: Can you use your inference skills to answer these questions? Dragon Inference

Other tasks: Here are a variety of tasks that cover many curriculum areas, please be creative, let your imagination run free Other Tasks

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