Grange Primary School

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Year 2

Optional Easter Holiday Activities 

Please find below an outline of our learning for w/b 04.01.21




We are reading Pumpkin Soup and looking at the meaning of new vocabulary in the story.



We are writing our own set of instructions on how to make Pumpkin soup.





We are learning to count in twos to 50.



We are learning recognise groups of numbers and learning about the multiplication by symbol (x)




This week we are looking at words with double f and double s at the end and we are reading and writing words containing this rule, for example -
hiss, miss, kiss, puff, fluff, sniff.


If you log into bug club you will find some games linked to this.



Our geography topic is villages, towns and cities.


We are using lesson 1:

Unit: Villages, Towns and Cities | Teacher Hub | Oak National Academy (




In PE we are focusing on dance. This week we are learning how to perform movements in a sequence. How many movements can you create and perform in a sequence?







In RE we are learning about The Bible.


We will watch the video:


We will then draw and write about why the Bible is important to Christians.



In our Jigsaw work we are learning about goals and dreams.


Draw a picture to show your goals for the future and label it.



In Art we are looking at seaside pictures. Can you find any paintings of the seaside by famous artists? Which is your favourite? Why?



In science we are learning about Human Lifestyles.

We are using Oak Academy lesson 1:

Unit: Human lifestyle | Teacher Hub | Oak National Academy (






Covid 19 - activities for children isolating w/b 14th December


Dear parents/carers,

During the week 14th -18th December, we will be completing many Christmas activities in school including:

- making  a Christmas card

- making a calendar 

- making a Christmas bauble/ornament/decoration

- singing Christmas carols

- retelling the Christmas story and drawing pictures to match 

- Christmas movie morning with hot chocolate 

- playing Christmas party games


Please try some of these activities at home.


Mrs Bertenshaw and Miss Woodall



Covid 19 - Day one activities for self-isolating pupils


If your child is on day one of self-isolating, please find the activities listed below that should be completed:


Activity 1: Log in to Phonics Bug and read the book that is assigned to you.

Who is your favourite character? Have you read any other books similar to this one?


Activity 2: Practise your phonic sounds by playing Buried Treasure on Phonics Play.


Activity 3: Do you know your number bonds to 10? Recap them with using our number bond song. Don't forget to do the actions!


Activity 4: Go through the Secret Door. What can you see? Where might you be? Why do you think that?


Please note that activities for subsequent isolation days will be posted on Class Dojo on your child's portfolio.


Thank you for your continued support.


Mrs Bertenshaw and Miss Woodall