Home Learning Letter – Year 2

WB 18.1.21

Dear Parents/Carers,

This post outlines work for Monday 18th January­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­.

Please use the email year2@abbeyroadprimary.co.uk to contact the Year 2 Team at any time and we will get back to you the next working day.



Today we are focusing on retrieval questions in our reading. This power-point is narrated.


Mondays will be our spelling lesson. Use this power-point to teach the rule. Here is a vowel rap to help learn the short vowel sounds. There are also spelling activities on the power-point for the children to complete.


An assignment has been added.


Today we are finding change.

Watch the video below and then complete this worksheet. These worksheets increase in difficulty, therefore please work at your child’s own pace and ability

Video: https://vimeo.com/479816820

Answers: Monday answers

Extension work: Investigations power-point

If your child lacks confidence in maths or is finding it difficult, then please look at this Support Ideas power-point to help adapt the work. If your child is still finding it difficult, then please contact us on year2@abbeyroadprimary.co.uk for advice.


Today we are learning why exercise is important.  This is a TEAMs assignment which needs to be submitted by the end of the day. If you are having problems accessing Teams, then the resources for the lesson are below and you can email the work to us instead.

Power-point outlining the lesson

Worksheet 1

Physical Activity Challenge Cards

Worksheet 2

Worksheet 2a

If you have any questions please email year2@abbeyroadprimary.co.uk

Kind regards,

The Year 2 Team