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Y2 Home Learning Friday 29.1.21

Please find here the Y2 work for Friday 28.1.21.

Friday 29.1.21  


In the live lesson, we practiced the join ‘ed‘ 

Practise writing the words below, with neat handwriting:  bed, fed, shed, fled, egg, leg, head, red, Meg. 

LO: To be able to improve handwriting.   

Know how to form the letters e and d. (yellow) 

Form letters e and d correctly starting and finishing in the correct place. (blue) 

Place letters e and d correctly on the line. (green) 

Use the join for the letters ed correctly. (white) 

(We have attached a screenshot from the lesson in case you are unable to see the screen in the live lesson.)


On Friday, we are learning about subordinating conjunctions. In the resources, you will find one document with all three colour levels – choose the appropriate colour-level for your child. (If your child usually does yellow, they should use the blue sheet, but they might need a hand reading the sentences.) 

LO: To be able to use subordinating conjunctions.

Match parts of sentences joined by subordinating conjunctions. (blue) 

Use subordinating conjunctions to add information to sentences. (green) 

Write a whole sentences that include subordinating conjunctions. (white) 

If you missed any part of the live lesson, the narrated PowerPoint video can be found here:  



On Friday, we will be solving word problems which involve multiplication. The children will need to think about what the question is asking them to do and what information is already given to them in the question. They will then need to write a number sentence to show what operation they are going to perform. This will need to be a multiplication but the children may also write the repeated addition to show their understanding.  

If they are working on the blue activity they could use practical apparatus. On green level we will be expecting the children to draw out groups or arrays to prove their answers (there may be number facts they know and if they do the calculation mentally they can put a ‘M’ next to it to show us the facts they are remembering). White activity the children will be using some known facts to help them solve these problems but they will need to explain verbally to an adult or write down how they came to their answer. 

The differentiated activities are included at the end of the blog. 

If you missed the live lesson, the narrated PowerPoint can be found here:  

LO: To be able to solve problems involving multiplication using apparatus, arrays, repeated addition, mental methods, and multiplication facts, including problems in contexts

Use grouping to calculate x 2, 5 and 10 problems. (Blue) 

Write the number sentence. (Blue) 

Calculate word problems from a variety of times tables using own choice of method. (Green) 

Write the multiplication sentence. (Green) 

Calculate more complex word problems using known facts. (White) 



LO: To know how the Torah is treated by Jewish people. 

Know that the Torah is a special “book” for Jewish people (Blue)  

Identify ways that the Jewish people take care of the Torah (Green) 

Know why the Torah is such a special “book” for Jewish people (White) 


Think back to your special item that you thought about in the very first RE lesson in home learning.  Remember how carefully you look it and treat it.  The video clip will show you how Jewish people take very good care of the Torah in their place of worship, which is called a synagogue. Watch the clip and have a go at answering the question underneath. 

Watch the video – Celebrating Shabbat at the Synagogue 

How is the Torah treated with respect in the synagogue?  Why do you think it is so well looked after? 

Extension – Make your own model of a Torah scroll. What important messages could you include on it? How could you make sure it is looked after and treated with respect in your home?